About 4 years ago I spoke


About 4 years ago I spoke with a sound engineer for CTV (Canada’s largest private broadcaster). He mentioned that they would sometimes use a regular Mini-DV camera just for sound capture because the audio quality of Mini-DV cameras tend to be better than their video quality.

All you would need would be an XLR-to-Mini adapter to connect your shotgun mic to the mini-input of your Mini-DV cam and you’re all set.

Good luck!

In Solidarity,



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