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Spatial Audio Workshop - EMPAC

A few pics from the Spatial Audio Workshop I had the pleasure of attending at EMPAC last week.

Field Recording

Fake Artificial Intelligence: Episode 15

Robot Pizza Van – Now in 3D Audio! Just listen like you normally do on regular speakers or headphones. We’re using ambisonics (stereo is left-and-right, surround sound adds forward-and-back, ambisonics adds up-and-down) and binaural audio (takes the shape of your head into account?? 185 more words

Comedy

Creating an audio installation, part 2

Time has flown. How did it happen again? Many things have happened since my last post. One of the many things is that my interactive sound installation was selected for the exhibition at… 442 more words

Ambisonics

Field Recordings and Ambisonics

After a recent update, the Zoom h2.n recorder can now record ambisonic files. I had one of these units some time ago, but got rid of it as I felt it’s mics were a tad noisy, but for field recordings that’s less of an issue (well for sources at a reasonable level, anyway) I have just bought another unit and have started experimenting with recordings and processing them in… 149 more words

Musings

New Paper: Localisation with Third Order Ambisonics and Off-Centre Listeners

Last month the last paper from work done during my thesis was published in the Journal of the Audio Engineering Society. We tested localisation for off-centre listeners with third order Ambisonics for two different noise signals: transient and non-transient. 108 more words

Ambisonics

Creating an audio installation, part 1

“What happens in Vegas stays on Facebook” is a meme that couldn’t be more true nowadays. “Vegas” can be almost any public place in the physical world or every discussion forum on the Internet. 550 more words

Ambisonics

Playing the Echo

This 360 video recorded with Ambisonics (headphones needed) illustrates some of the strange echoes created by the domed ceiling of the circular reading room in… 462 more words

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