1

Does anybody here have some experience with Avenson sto 2 mics? I'm pretty curious about them, but I don't know anybody who has used one.

Here is the link: http://www.avensonaudio.com/sto2.php

I wonder if they could have some uses for recording in the field. What do you think?

1

I have used them quite a bit, since I manufacture these microphones.

Omnidirectional microphones have a few characteristics that make them useful in field recording:

  • low handling noise
  • better wind rejection than direction microphones
  • baffled omnis (ie jecklin disk) can give you stereo effects similar to binaural techniques

If you have any specific questions about the STO-2s feel free to contact me.

  • @Brad Avenson Thanks a lot for your reply! i ve heard some examples of music recording with this mics, but i was concerned about noise. I m thinking about give them a try recording effects, but what would be your recommendation about using them in the field? what would you record with them? thanks a lot! – Javier Umpierrez Aug 30 '10 at 20:20
  • Brad Avenson + Avenson Mic = Any relation? – Utopia Aug 30 '10 at 20:31
  • @Brad. What wind jamming possibilities are available for a mic that looks like this? – Mikkel Nielsen Oct 13 '10 at 12:25

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.