Skills: studio microphones

According to studio manager Giles Aspen, microphones are the most important part of the radio studio. He takes us through how best to prepare and test them.

There are many different microphones but in a controlled environment like a studio there are two or three that are used regularly.

"Microphones are the single most important part of the studio." – Giles Aspen

Studio manager Giles Aspen takes us through the mono mics that he sets up regularly for presenters across the radio networks and shows us how best to prepare and test them.