Industry Standard for Location Film Work... Period.
First I would like to say, bewere there are many fakes of this microphone floating around eBay and other questionable market places. This is why I chose to purchase the MKH 416 from a reputable dealer like Studio Economik. A lot has been said about this microphone from people far more knowledgeable than myself so I will not comment on what this microphone can do for you and your production. Read more
I recommend going online to hear the reviews. For the price this is the best all-round location mic you can have in your kit... Period!