Archive for the ‘Resource Center’ Category

Skipper Tip: Recording with Reactor

Friday, December 14th, 2012
Blue Microphones founder, Skipper Wise, gives some advice on how to light up your recordings using Reactor! Whether you are recording electric guitar, drums, bass or more, be sure to experiment with these techniques, the results could surprise you… Electric Guitar For a crunchy, distorted-rhythm sound with a punchy bottom end, turn the Reactor’s capsule […]

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What’s the difference? Find the right Blue USB mic for you

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012
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  “I know I want a Blue USB mic, but which one should I choose? What’s the difference between….?”  Have you ever wondered about the differences between Snowball and Yeti or Snowball iCE?  Or, which mics have multiple polar patterns? Or, which mics have direct monitoring?  We have the answers!  We’ve created the chart below to help you […]

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How to find the right mic: What is the Interchangeable Capsule Series?

Friday, June 1st, 2012
Designed for the most discerning recordists, the Interchangeable Capsule Series includes three of Blue’s premium microphones that can instantly integrate any of the nine bayonet-mounted capsules to offer the versatility of a wide range of tonal characteristics and pick-up patterns. From airy highs to larger-than-life lows, the nine Bottle Caps capture anything from vocals to bass, wind […]

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In-depth review: Mouse microphone for voiceover/broadcast

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012
Quinn, head of tech review site Snazzy Labs, takes an in-depth look at the Mouse microphone in this video review. Don't just take our word on it's larger-than-life bottom end, check out this full review.   Highlights: ► “Every single video I’ve done in the past several months has had the Blue Mouse on it. And every […]

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Microphone Polar Patterns 101: Cardioid to Omnidirectional

Monday, May 14th, 2012


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