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Old July 16th, 2012, 03:08 PM   #1
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Rode NTG-2 directly into the GH2

I was actually thinking about using the NTG2 connected directly into the GH2 with an XLR to mini jack adapter cable. Doesnīt the GH2 have a sound monitor "graph"? I know itīs not a pro solution, but couldnīt it be used to monitor the audio from the NTG2?
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Old July 16th, 2012, 03:22 PM   #2
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This is what I ordered for the GH2, haven't tried it yet:

Sescom iPhone/iPod/iPad TRRS to XLR Mic & IPHONE-MIC-1RA B&H
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Old July 16th, 2012, 03:26 PM   #3
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Are you planing to use it on the iphone or directly on the GH2?
Please share your thoughts once you get it.
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Old July 16th, 2012, 03:32 PM   #4
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The rep at B&H said it should work with the GH2 'in theory', so we'll see how it works
in reality.
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This is what I ordered for the GH2, haven't tried it yet:

Sescom iPhone/iPod/iPad TRRS to XLR Mic & IPHONE-MIC-1RA B&H
Good luck but I doubt it will work for you.... the pin connections for iphones / ipads are quite different than camera inputs.
The cable you have indicated uses a TRRS (4 connections) not a TRS connector (3 connections) normally used as a camera stereo input.

This shows the 4 connections used for some apple products.
Universal 4-pole Cell Phone headset pinout and wiring @ pinoutsguide.com
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