I record from my shotgun mic onto my iphone no problem.
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On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 9:46 AM, Scott Sainsbury <[log in to unmask]
> There definitely are iphone / ipod apps that enable recording with a
> plug-in mic. But I don't know of a portable parabolic that can be worn for
> hands-free operation. May very well exist -- just not something I'm
> familiar with.
> On Mar 25, 2011, at 9:20 AM, MARIE HEMEON wrote:
> > Thanks, I already asked my son if there is an ipod type thing with a
> record from a mike feature but, he looked at me like I was from Mars. Sounds
> like a business op to me. LOL I will check this out.
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Scott Sainsbury<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
> > To: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
> > Sent: Friday, March 25, 2011 9:17 AM
> > Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Auditory proof
> > Kevin,
> > I looked at the Macaulay Library site.
> > There's a link about half way down the page on the left that connects to
> info on "equipment". It doesn't appear that they speak to anything as
> "portable" as you are suggesting. Perhaps a note to Dr. Webster who is the
> Directory of the Macaulay Library would provide a short cut to learning
> whether such a device exists.
> > Just a suggestion.
> > Scott Sainsbury
> > Moretown
> > Here's Dr. Webster's info:
> > Mike Webster, Ph.D.
> > Director and Robert G. Engel Associate Professor of Ornithology
> > Cornell University
> > (607) 254-2493
> > [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
> > On Mar 25, 2011, at 8:49 AM, MARIE HEMEON wrote:
> >> I have been giving some thought as to proving song identifications. I
> know that they have those dish shaped sound collectors. What I am
> considering is one you could wear on your head like a forehead spot light.
> It would also have to have a small recording device that was capable of
> downloading into the computer. Does such a thing exist for a reasonable
> price? If someone knows, can they provide links? Tape recording is too out
> of date I guess and the extra stuff needed to transfer it to digital. I just
> want something immediate for when that rare warbler is singing up a storm
> but buried in the foliage out of camera shot. Kevin (not Marie)