Fluttering Reverb in a Railway Tunnel
A strange acoustic created by an unusual tunnel shape.
How Santa tested the acoustics in the Inchindown Oil Depot
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 […]
360 Video of Reverberation Chamber
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?
Should London's new concert hall be a shoe-box?
The pros and cons of the new London hall being a shoebox shape
What is wrong with London's concert halls
An acoustic analysis of London’s main concert venues. Is Simon Rattle right that they are at best ‘serviceable’?
The Shape of the Philharmonie de Paris
The new Philharmonie de Paris and how it’s shaped to make a great acoustic.
Strange Warblings in a Train Booking Hall
The strangest flutter echo I’ve come across in a train station in Oslo
Extreme acoustics in the Emanuel Vigeland mausoleum
The remarkable acoustic matches the extraordinary frescos in the Emanuel Vigeland museum, Oslo
An acoustic analysis of the World’s 'longest echo'
Acoustic analysis of the World’s ‘longest echo’