Making your stills camera look more like a video camera

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I’m holed up in the Middlesbrough Central Travelodge and getting some kind of insight in to what living in halls must be like. To say the room is basic is,well, to give it more credit then it deserves. But hey, at least I have great stuff like this to look at.
[![Oooh look a mic on a stills cam](https://i1.wp.com/www.andydickinson.net/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/the-sweet-sounds-of-the-canon-5d-mark-ii-bh-photo-video-pro-audio-500x270.jpg?resize=500%2C270 "the-sweet-sounds-of-the-canon-5d-mark-ii-bh-photo-video-pro-audio")](https://i0.wp.com/www.andydickinson.net/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/the-sweet-sounds-of-the-canon-5d-mark-ii-bh-photo-video-pro-audio.jpg)
Oooh look a mic on a stills cam
From a practical stand point it would be a bit like constantly shooting as if you are behind Tina Turners head. But I bet you never thought you’d see the day that a still’s camera had a mic on it.

The picture is from a very informative article over at B&H on getting the best sound from your Canon 5D

Hat tip to the Mediastorm blog for the link

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