» Posts Tagged ‘Tascam DR-60D’

15Nov Tascam DR 70d tripod mount is junk

I picked up the Tascam DR 70D a few months ago to replace my Tascam DR 60D. The DR 60D has been a great unit over the last few years and still does a decent job, but the attractive size of the new DR 70D tempted me into an upgrade. There are a number of […]

28Mar Azden FMX vs Beachtek DXA vs Juicedlink RM333 vs Tascam DR-60d test and comparison video

As promised, here’s a comparison between the Azden FMX-DSLR, Beachtek DXA-SLR, Juicedlink RM333 Riggy, and the Tascam DR-60d. If you’d like to skip the closeup look at the 3 audio adapters and go right to the audio tests, they start at 5:30 in the video. No matter which XLR audio adapter you choose, they will […]

28Mar Tascam DR-60d powered by a USB battery pack

This question actually came from Ray Ortega on Twitter. He wanted to know if you could run the Tascam DR-60d on an external USB power pack. I hadn’t really thought about it, so I decided to give it a try. When you hook up the USB power pack to the DR-60d and power it on, […]

20Mar Tascam DR-60d neck strap option

A couple of you were asking about the strap I use with the Tascam DR-60d. There isn’t anything very fancy about it, it’s simply a camera strap quick release buckle and an old camera strap. I’ve been using it for almost year with good results but i’m always open to other ideas if you guys […]

19Mar Wireless stereo audio with the Tascam DR-60d field recorder

As promised here is a full overview of the Tascam DR-60d wireless setup. All of the audio in this video (minus the intro) was recorded via a Wi audiolink stereo wireless transmitter. I’ve had very good luck with this setup in the field and this method has dramatically reduced the number of times I’ve needed […]

17Mar Quick look at my Tascam DR-60d Wireless solution

I’ve mentioned this a few times in the past, but I haven’t really spent much time covering it. Here’s a quick look at my Tascam DR-60d wireless audio solution. Basically I use the line out of the DR-60d and feed that into the Digital Wi stereo transmitter, then¬†record the audio at the camera on the […]

18Feb FMX-DSLR, DXA-SLR, and Riggy XLR audio adapters side by side

Here we have (from left to right) the Juicedlink RM333 “Riggy” ($399), the Azden FMX-DSLR ($261), and the Beachtek DXA-SLR ($285)¬†audio adapters. It’s easy to see that all three of these units are very similar in design, square boxes that are about the same form factor with a handful of volume control knobs on the […]

07Feb Tascam DR-60d $199 with a free copy of Pluraleyes 3

If you are in the market for a field recorder, B&H has the Tascam DR-60d field recorder on sale for just $199 and that includes a free copy of Pluraleyes 3. That’s a pretty darn good price for an excellent little field recorder. Pluraleyes also adds a lot of value and is an excellent way […]

10Dec Tascam DR-60d Firmware update to 1.20

If you own a Tascam DR-60d or plan on getting one while they’re on sale, there’s a new version 1.20 firmware out. Tascam has added some muting features as well as some power saving options for better battery life. You can download and the latest firmware here. Not a huge jump forward, but some good […]

07Dec Tascam DR-60d field recorder $249

Looks like Both B&H and Amazon are running a sale on the Tascam DR-60d. It’s normally priced at $349, however right now until December 9th you can pick it up on Amazon or on B&H for just $249. I’ve been using the Tascam DR-60d for almost a year now. As the owner of both a […]