A strange acoustic created by an unusual tunnel shape.
To make the video “Santa does Architectural Acoustics” I used a process called auralisation to virtually place him into the oil tank that has the World record reverberation time. As you can see from the photo below, he would have been too plump to fit down the access pipes, which are behind him. Auralisation is… Continue reading How Santa tested the acoustics in the Inchindown Oil Depot
Metasurface diffusers have been done before, it was just they were called something different
Here is another 360 video recorded with spatial audio – so reach for your headphones. The heavy reverberation creates some interesting aural effects, some of them probably due to how YouTube creates the binaural rendering and are not real. So I’ve done an anechoic chamber in 360 video, and now a reverberant space. What next?
The pros and cons of the new London hall being a shoebox shape
An acoustic analysis of London’s main concert venues. Is Simon Rattle right that they are at best ‘serviceable’?
The new Philharmonie de Paris and how it’s shaped to make a great acoustic.
The strangest flutter echo I’ve come across in a train station in Oslo
The remarkable acoustic matches the extraordinary frescos in the Emanuel Vigeland museum, Oslo
Acoustic analysis of the World’s ‘longest echo’