Applications of Stereo Lab

Application Table

For recording engineers, the table below gives our recommendations for the various Shuffling processes which may be applied to recordings made with various recording techniques.


Process choice
Mic' arrangement Crossed fours FRANCI/BoF Blumlein δ T-Sym Head Space
Crossed cardioids Ideal*: Crossed-fours™ Good results Not suitable Good results Headphones only
Crossed cosines Possible; widens image Ideal* Not suitable Good results Headphones only
Pan-pot Possible; widens image Good results Not suitable Ideal* Headphones only
Near spaced omnis, OSS & binaural Possible; narrow image Worth a try! Ideal* Worth a try! Headphones only
Near spaced cardioids Possible; narrow image Worth a try! Ideal* Worth a try! Headphones only
Near spaced hypercardioids Possible; narrow image Worth a try! Ideal* Worth a try! Headphones only
Binaural microphones Possible; narrow image Worth a try! Ideal* Worth a try! Headphones only
Phased array cosines (Faulkner) Possible; narrow image Good results Ideal* Good results Headphones only
Wide spaced omnis Not suitable Good results Not suitable Good results Headphones only
NOS Worth a try! Good results Good results possible Good results Headphones only
ORTF Worth a try! Good results Good results possible Good results Headphones only
Middle & side Not suitable Not suitable Not suitable Not suitable Headphones only
Decca Tree Not suitable Good results Not suitable Good results Headphones only


Links

Home page

For all support issues, go here.

For Pspatial Audio sales, email: sales@pspatialaudio.com



© Pspatial Audio 2015 - 2017. All rights reserved. Apple Certified Developer. Stereo Lab, Aria 51, Aria 20, Head Space, Groove Sleuth, iLOOP and FRANCINSTIEN T-Sym are trademarks of Pspatial Audio. FRANCINSTIEN and Bride of FRANCINSTIEN (BoF) are trademarks of Phaedrus Audio. Macintosh and the Mac logo are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc.