Using lapel mics and non-powered mics with a DSLR or Compact pro camera.

Using DSLR or compact pro cameras for recording interviews. These cameras are ideal for interviews as they are small, discrete and less intrusive or likely to intimidate the interviewee, than a larger format video or film camera. However, capturing good audio is another problem as these cameras have limited audio features. Being able to clip […]

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Integrating The MyMyk Audio Suite with the OSMO Gimbal Camera

The OSMO camera is without a doubt a superb device for single shooters who need to capture action, whilst on the move. Large steady rigs are either too cumbersome or inappropriate for some situations, especially at a crowded sports stadium. The OSMO camera has very basic audio features which are limited to one microphone input.  By integrating SmartMyk and SmartLynk PLUS into […]

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Backing up the Audio – (also see our blog on MyMyk IOS APPs)

A dual audio backup track can be recorded from the APP output of SmartLynk PLUS into the MyMyk Reporter APP or the MyMyk Camera Audio APP. The audio file can then be transferred via Air Drop, WiFi or iTunes. For non-Apple users, the APP output on SmartLynk PLUS, is compatible with most Android devices. A […]

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Using the MyMyk system for Interviews or Reporting.

In the interview situation one microphone (SportsMyk or a lapel mic) can be placed on the person being interviewed and the second microphone (SmartMyk ) can be placed remotely with SmartLynk PLUS on the camera or a table top stand as the interview microphone. The signals between the two microphones can then be balanced with […]

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SmartLynk PLUS – NEW PRODUCT

MyMyk have just launched a new product “SmartLynk PLUS”. The dual microphone inputs of SmartLynk PLUS now features plug and power for non-powered microphones requiring a 1v to 3v supply. SmartLynk PLUS enables two non-powered microphones to be plugged in or a combination of powered and non-powered microphones.

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Using SportsMyk as a lapel microphone

The SportsMyk is extremely versatile, especially when it doubles up as a lavaliere style/lapel microphone. We have received feedback that the SportsMyk has performed better than more traditional lapel microphones under certain situations. Quite often lapel microphones can be very unforgiving to the sounds of clothes rustling as the microphone is pinned so close to […]

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Can SmartLynk PLUS be used with other microphones?

Can I use SmartLynk PLUS with a microphone I already own? This has become a regular question for our customer service team. The simple answer? Yes! The SmartLynk PLUS works extremely well with ANY generic self-powered microphone as well as non powered microphones and are fitted with a 3.5mm TRS (stereo) plug wired as dual […]

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Do you remember when the first toggle light switch was invented? Tom does.

Do you remember when the first toggle light switch was invented? Tom does, but we certainly don’t. “A switch that will grant you instant light?” “You’re crazy”, they all said. Fortunately, if it weren’t for the “crazy”, then we wouldn’t have progressed with half of the innovations that excite and inspire us today. There have […]

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