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Audio-Technica AT897 Line/Gradient Shotgun Condenser Microphone
$249.00 on Amazon


Designed for video production and broadcast (ENG/EFP) audio acquisition

Short length (11") ensures mic stays out of the shot -- even when used with compact digital cameras

Smooth, natural-sounding on-axis audio quality

Provides the narrow acceptance angle desirable for long-distance sound pickup

Excellent sound rejection from the sides and rear of mic

Operates on battery or phantom power and features switchable low-frequency roll-off