Grado SR80's good for audio monitors on a videocamera?

Discussion in 'OT Technology' started by Yardsale, Sep 18, 2004.

  1. Yardsale

    Yardsale Active Member OT Supporter

    Jun 27, 2002
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    San Francisco
    I just bought some Grado SR80 headphones for my pc but I was thinking I could use them as audio monitors on my Canon XL1s videocamera as well.

    I want to know since they're open cans, when I use them as audio monitors on my videocamera will they do the job right? Or will they leak in a lot of sound that the mic doesn't/shouldn't be picking up?
  2. 04

    04 Guest

    I'd imagine they'd work just fine, unless the microphone you are using is very close to the drivers on the headphones.

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