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Mic Tip: Side address mic – How to use Yeti, Yeti Pro correctly

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011
Are you using your Yeti or Yeti Pro correctly? Find out how to make sure you’re getting quality recordings with your Yeti or Yeti Pro. Blue Mics founder, Skipper Wise, explains how these mics were designed to capture sound. The triple capsule arrangement inside of Yeti and Yeti Pro was designed to be as versatile […]

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Skipper Tip: How to record acoustic guitar with the Snowball

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011
When recording acoustic guitars, Blue’s founder, Skipper Wise, likes to hear the shimmering highs with a controlled bass in the finished track. The Snowball offers this type of sonic signature. Here is how he captures this sound: First, choose the first position on the back of the mic, which is the cardioid pattern. Second, position: […]

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Skipper Tip: Get larger-than-life sound with Kiwi

Monday, October 4th, 2010
The key to getting a larger-than-life vocal sound is getting close to the Kiwi mic. Get within an half an inch of the microphone capsule grill when performing.  Don’t be concerned about the proximity, as the hand built large diaphragm capsule can handle loud sound pressure levels (S.P.L.). This technique will yield a present and personal timbre […]

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April 2010 Newsletter

Thursday, April 1st, 2010
Click here to read our April 2010 Newsletter!

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