Rycote is one of the most innovative and renowned British brands operating in the professional audio capture space. Praised for its innovative, problem-solving designs for nearly half a century, Rycote's brand is synonymous with the highest quality when it comes to microphone windshields. The company is one of the most recognised names in the professional audio capture industry. An essential part of broadcast and recording technology at the critical point of audio capture, Rycote products are trusted by audio professionals all over the world to enable them to deliver the highest quality sound even in the most challenging environments.
Rycote windshields and their latest microphone suspension systems are designed for capturing great audio, whilst at the same time preventing wind and handling noise and preserving the microphone’s natural frequency response. Designed, developed and manufactured in-house in the UK, Rycote’s designs were also honoured with a Technical Achievement Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the year 2000. Since then Rycote continues to apply its years of engineering expertise to create the most complete line of specialised tools for wind, shock and handling noise protection.