thread: Pop Filter
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Old 10th April 2009
  #28
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Originally Posted by nother View Post
Pencil 1/2"-2" from the diaphragm (not the screen) & not quite centred, often with a little angling of the mic. I'm thinkin an 87 with the shockmount, my fave spot to attach the pencil, but I've used a nice solid gooseneck (for a pop screen) for the c12 (the fussiest vocal mic for placement IMHO), 77, coles.
Not sure 'bout the de-ess... will comp[are a bit this weekend.
(assuming she's written lyrics)
Nick
+1! I have experienced the Pencil trick KILLING ANY low end plosives dutifully!! It really works, and it doesn't kill any HF.