About David Beneke

David Beneke started broadcasting in 1977, and went on to become Production Director for several radio and television stations, voicing thousands of commercials and producing thousands more. In 1985, he moved to Los Angeles, to begin a career in Special Make-up Effects. He still is involved in freelance voice over work as well as running his own EFX shop.

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Posts by David

The Best Voiceover Microphone … Ever?

When a radio station shoots out broadcast microphones — vintage Electro-Voice dynamics, Neumann condensers, Sennheiser, Shure and more, who wins?

Posted:Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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Blue Yeti vs. Yeti Pro

David Beneke’s review of the Blue Yeti Pro, with extensive comparison audio to the standard (16-bit) Yeti USB microphone. The Pro introduces higher bit rates within a higher-quality circuit, making an audible improvement in sound quality.

Posted:Sunday, December 11th, 2011
(61 Awesome Comments)