Belle Out of Order (rhiannonstone) wrote in linguaphiles,
Belle Out of Order
rhiannonstone
linguaphiles

  • Mood:

Voice Recording Equipment

A question for those of you whose research includes any sort of phonetic/phonological analysis or acoustic phonetics: What do you use for recording subjects when you're out in the field? I don't want to haul my laptop and microphone around everywhere, but the handheld voice recorders I've been recommended by friends all record as WMA (as does my mp3 player), which is a lossy format and therefore less-than-ideal for making recordings I'll be analyzing later. So I need something that's portable and gives me the option of recording to WAV or other lossless format. Any suggestions?
Subscribe

  • Weinstein

    What is the right pronunciation: [wine stine] or [wine stin]?

  • Pronunciation of Scottish Gaelic Names

    Hi! I have a question about pronunciation of certain Scottish names. I'm thinking of writing a story with Scottish characters and I'm trying…

  • Spanish pronunciation and spelling rules

    . The Mexican band Maná have a lead singer whose full name is apparently José Fernando Emilio Olvera Sierra. He's normally known as Fher Olvera. My…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 6 comments