3.4 Large and Small Diaphragm Microphones
Everyone wants to record with one of those large, fancy studio mics, but great recordings can be made with a small diaphragm condenser too. In this lesson you will learn about the differences, and hear some examples of how good, inexpensive condensers can sound.
- MXL 990 Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone (Budget)
- Heil Sound PR 40 Large Diaphragm Dynamic Cardioid Studio Microphone
- Rode NT5 Small Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
- Audix SCX1/HC Hypercardioid Microphone for Interior Dialogue
- Audio-Technica AT4053b Hypercardioid Condenser Short Shotgun Microphone