Audio: Headphones

HD 380 pro Circumaural Monitoring Headphones B&H Mfr. Site

Comments:  These are good dependable headphones – it is essential for the audio engineer and director to be listening to sound as they shoot dialogue – so they can pick up anything that the human ear isn’t… and may be extremely difficult to fix in post. 

Description (from Sennheiser): The HD 380 Pro professional monitoring headphone is designed to exceed the demands of the professional environment. The HD 380 Pro provides an extended frequency response with increased sound pressure level (up to 110 dB) for accurate sound reproduction in demanding applications. Not only that, but the lightweight, secure and rugged design offers a comfortable listening experience for long recording sessions.

Bose QuietComfort 20i Acoustic Noise Cancelling Ear Buds B&H Mfr. Site

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Description (from Sennheiser): The QuietComfort 20i Acoustic Noise Cancelling In-Ear Headphones from Bose feature their active noise-cancelling technology with an in-ear headphone design. The headphones are powered by Bose’s TriPort Acoustic drivers to produce a balanced frequency response. They are powered by the built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery that provides up to 16 hours of noise cancellation per charge. The in-line microphone and remote allows you to take calls and control your iPhone, iPad, or iPod device.