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Lately I was trying to find a microphone for a parabolic dish. I wanted a low-noise omnidirectional microphone under $1,000.

I looked in the regular forums. I browsed Facebook. I popped in and out of manufacturer websites. It took a lot of time to compare and contrast mic models, current prices, and technical specifications.

I thought: There must be an easier way to do this.

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“Visual Microphones” Recreate Missing Audio

Hitchcock Colorized by Sanna Dullaway

In the 1970s, Wilson Markle pioneered a new film enhancement process. To the delight of many film buffs, Markle showed that it was possible to add colour to black and white films. While his initial efforts resulted in weak colours, the concept of film colourization took hold. Results improved in the 1980s and have since led to colourization of many classic films such as It’s a Wonderful Life, King Kong and others.

Is it possible to do the same for audio?
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