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Old October 12th, 2006, 06:53 AM   #1
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2 audio channels on Z1

Hey guys quick audio question. I was filmng an event the other day with my new Z1. I was uing a wireless senn to pick up the speeches. My question is could I have picked up the speech on one channel using the wireless mic and the other channel using the internal mic (for ambient purposes)? I found that using the wireless mic I couldn’t use channel 2 for the internal on camera mic? Surely you can use the channels sepeartely?
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Old October 12th, 2006, 07:52 AM   #2
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Unfortunately, it's either XLR inputs, or internal. You can't mix the two. You can get two separate channels by having your wireless on one XLR input, and a shotgun on the other XLR (for example).

I agree that it's a shame Sony didn't allow us to mix the inputs. That would have been great...
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