More

    New lightweight supercardioid shotgun mic employs design inspired by the recent TF5. Rode have announced the NTG5, a new supercardioid location shotgun microphone just 203mm long and 76g in weight, which should bring a sigh of relief to boom operators with tired arms everywhere.

    According to Rode, the mic employs a new rugged weather-resistant design competely different to Rode’s previous NTG shotguns, with circular acoustic ports along its length instead of the slots found on many shotgun mics (check out the video below). Rode explain that these were inspired by the development of the recently announced TF5 — designed by respected UK recording engineer Tony Faulkner and reviewed in SOS October 2019 — and claim that their inclusion on the NTG5, together with a new perforated acoustic vent design for the mic’s capsule results in ‘unmatched acoustic transparency’ and ‘a natural, uncoloured sound’.

    We now know that the NTG5 will retail for $499 in the US£449 in the UK, and that included in that price will be various handy accessories, including two types of windshield and a pistol grip handle with integral shockmount, plus a mic clip, audio cable and a zippable storage pouch.

    The post appeared first on Sound On Sound.com

    Reposted and edited by Skeedog.com.. Third-party Images or video’s and descriptions or trademarks are the property of their respective owners..

    Davey Johnsonhttps://www.skeedog.com
    " I started my blog for the passion I have for music.. I have been a musician for over thirty eight years as a drummer for several bands.. Please leave us a comment below or contact us and join the squad newsletter.."

    Latest articles

    We Weren’t Prepared For The Media

    When President Donald Trump was pressed by reporters on the administration’s preparation for the pandemic on Thursday, he slammed the media for concentrating...

    Machine Head Cancel Entire European Tour Due to Coronavirus

    Machine Head have become the latest act to cancel an entire tour preemptively as the result of the coronavirus, joining Fleshgod Apocalypse’s announcement earlier...

    Fender Newport Battery Powered Portable Bluetooth Speaker

    Easily portable and packed with music-friendly features, the Newport Bluetooth Speaker makes it easy to bring Fender’s classic stage-ready style, performance and...

    Women Don’t Need Safety Standards When Their Wombs Are Being Scraped Out

    On Wednesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in its first abortion case since the confirmation of Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh. While...

    Related articles