February 27, 2016 AT 3:00 am

Installing a Rear Facing Microphone to Canon Legia R46 #celebratephotography

From FFcossag on YouTube:

In order to celebrate the end of warranty for the Canon Legria R46 that I use for shooting this channel, I take it apart and install a rear facing microphone to it. Be warned, it’s a very rambly, blog-style video, and I do NOT take the camera completely to bits.

I hope this is going to bring a big step up in the audio quality of this channel for the upcoming year. I also bought a really cheap Canon IXUS 165 for doing dual camera work, so we’re really getting fancy around here.

The jist of the procedure performed is that I take the camera apart, circumcise an Audyssey measurement microphone and hot-glue it to the top of the camera.

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