The Salford Acoustics’ SpatialPodcast plug-in is designed for podcasters wishing to add more dimensional sound to their recordings.
A recording of a remarkable percussion piece that plays with the echo in the reading room of Manchester Central Library.
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?
Headphone listening has become very popular as people consume radio, TV and music out and about. For this reason, researchers and companies are starting to revisit binaural technologies. For example, you can read this BBC R&D blog about their experiments with binaural. One of the strange things about listening to a favourite stereo track on… Continue reading Binaural reproduction: the future for headphones?