When mixing any audio program, it is no doubt that a good set of studio monitors in a well-treated acoustic space is the best way to go. But there are times, like at live concerts or sporting events, when the mix has to be done on headphones. Here are some tips of how to overcome issues with headphones on a live mix.
In a very short time, large studio monitor headphones have given way to a new generation of compact monitor earphones. The reason is the sound quality of these in-ear plugs has vastly improved and the tiny devices are far more portable than their larger brethren. But are they as reliable?
Tascam has debuted the TH-07 High Definition Headphone Monitors, a premium headphone intended to duplicate the audio quality of high-end near audio field monitors.
Audio-Technica has introduced a wireless version of its M50 studio monitor headphones — the model ATH-M50x with Bluetooth technology.
Focal has introduced Elegia Headphones, the first audiophile circumaural closed-back headphones that come with full-range speaker drivers.
Unnatural spatial imaging can make mixing on headphones difficult. But it is not so with ADAM Audio’s Studio Pro SP-5 headphones.
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