Best Microphone for Interviews — 3 Best Handheld Microphones

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Best Handheld Microphones LIST and NOTES:

1. Sennheiser EW 100 omni-directional clip-on Microphone Kit System (Amazon)

This is the newest version of the kit I purchased in 2009. I have done over 200 video interviews with these mics.

Here are the 3 things you would need for the set-up mentioned in this video.

* Mic Electro-Voice RE50/B – (Amazon)
* Transmitter Sennheiser SKP 100 (Amazon)
* Receiver Sennheiser EK 100 – (Amazon)

Note: Make sure to get the same band / frequency range when it comes to your wireless transmitter and receiver if you buy them separately. For example: “A-Band” or “G-Band” etc.

2. Sescom SES-TR-153 Female XLR to RA 3.5mm 1/8 Pro DSLR Mic Cable, 10 Ft (Amazon)

Rode REPORTER Omnidirectional Dynamic Interview Microphone (Amazon)

3. Zoom H1 Handy Portable Digital Recorder (Amazon)

Note: When recording interviews with two handheld mics or two lapel mic, I use a Zoom H4N to record 2 channels of audio separately. Check out the Zoom H4n here: (Amazon)

EXAMPLE VIDEO of 2 Sennheiser Wireless Interview Microphones with Shay Carl:

EXAMPLE VIDEO of using the Zoom H1 for interviews with Sunny Lenarduzzi:

EXAMPLE VIDEO of using the Zoom H1 at NAB:

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———Cameras Used To Shoot This Video ——-

Camera — Canon EOS 70D (Amazon)

Lens — Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 (Amazon)

Tripod — Ravelli Light Weight Aluminum Tripod With Bag (Amazon)

Microphone — Rode VideoMic Pro Compact VMP Shotgun Microphone (Amazon)

Lighting — Prismatic 18″ Halo Ring Light with Stand (Amazon)

This VIDEO was EDITED with Adobe Premiere on a PC.

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About this video:
In this video Sean Cannell from THiNK media TV reviews the 3 best microphone for interviews and handheld microphone dslr solutions. If you are looking for an interview microphone for DSLR or even a point and shoot camera, check out this video. Sean has done over 200 video interviews and these interview mics are his top picks!

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