Audio – Microphone Mounting and Placement

4 Introduction to Microphone Mounting and Placement

Having now established the various microphone construction types and the variety of characteristics and polar patterns, this section deals with placement techniques for specific applications.

4.1 Hand Held

The majority of microphones produced today are intended to be used hand-held and are of the cardioid pattern, particularly those intended for sound reinforcement (PA systems). Being hand held they are at risk of being dropped so they are generally of sturdy construction and shock resistant. The . . .

Sorry! This content is for Paid IoV Members only!

Click here to join

Back to: IOV Approved Training Level 1 > Audio

Promoting Professionalism in Video Production

© 2020 Institute of Videography Ltd

Log in with your credentials


Forgot your details?

Create Account

3 × 5 =