PreSonus is now shipping two new microphones suitable for a wide variety of recording applications. They include the PreSonus PX-1 large-diaphragm cardioid condenser mic and PM-2 stereo set of matched small-diaphragm cardioid condenser microphones.
As each year goes by, I am increasingly astonished at the small size, low-cost and higher quality achieved by companies making portable audio equipment. It was on display all over at the recent AES. Compared to only a few years ago, audio gear is now so good and affordable that
The companies that make in-line microphone boosters have until now promoted their transparency, increasing only the output of dynamic or ribbon microphones without adding color to the signal. At AES 2019, that changed when Soyuz introduced its “Launcher,” a new mic booster that purposefully colors the signal.
In this fourth installment of the Immersive Audio series we investigate the production tools needed to produce live immersive content. Moving from channel-based output to object audio presents some interesting challenges as the complex audio image moves around in three-dimensional space.