As someone who knows full well “you get what you pay for,” I have still learned a lesson, today…

Mmyep. Thats still legit.

This is just a quick update to lament. A sad eulogy for my little goldfish of an accessory. A quiet swan song for my common sense.

It seems that my $30 lavalier mic that I could clip on someone’s shirt and plug straight into my camera with 30′ of roaming space in between….

Has died.

I know, I know. Please try to contain your shock. We expected it to outlive us all.

Now I have to venture back into the bowels of sound gadgets, ugh. I’m not going to lie, audio is a bit of a beast and I’ll get into the rundown on that later this week.

In the meantime, here is the culprit with a lifespan of just 5 months:

Pearstone OLM-10 Omnidirectional Lavalier Microphone

R.I.P

Good run, buddy. Those like, 5 videos we made were top-notch.

For those about to [REC.], we salute you!