AES E-Library

AES E-Library

Basic Stereo Microphone Perspectives-A Review

Document Thumbnail

This paper is a review of the methods used for creating illusions in stereo, with common configurations utilizing two, three, and four microphones. It presents the placement and type of microphones used for each configuration, and discusses their basic characteristics, advantages, and disadvantages. All of the techniques discussed have produced satisfying results. The use of a particular technique will depend on circumstances; the source source, the recording environment, the desired effect, and the release format.

Authors:
Affiliations:
JAES Volume 33 Issue 7/8 pp. 548-556; August 1985
Publication Date:
Permalink: http://www.aes.org/e-lib/browse.cfm?elib=4435

Click to purchase paper as a non-member or login as an AES member. If your company or school subscribes to the E-Library then switch to the institutional version. If you are not an AES member and would like to subscribe to the E-Library then Join the AES!

This paper costs $33 for non-members and is free for AES members and E-Library subscribers.

Learn more about the AES E-Library

E-Library Location:

Start a discussion about this paper!


AES - Audio Engineering Society