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Phase canselation and studio buddy

Discussion in 'Recording' started by litenmupp, Nov 22, 2001.

  1. litenmupp

    litenmupp Guest

    Hello,
    I read a text about phase canselation in "Studio buddy" (Its a collection of small recording articles written by Michael Laskow and Alex Reed found here: http://www.studiobuddy.com )

    It said that when comb filtering occures, the resulting waveform will develop "teeth" and look a bit like a comb. Is this correct? Isn't it the eq graph "applied" by the effect that will look simular to a comb?

    Maybe this isn't a big deal, but I was trying to get a grip on what phase canselation is when I read this, and was confused...

    Thanks,
    Peter
     
  2. mapostel

    mapostel Guest

    Isn't it the eq graph "applied" by the effect that will look simular to a comb?
    You're right. It is the "Frequency Response" that will look like a comb. Not the waveform itself. The waveform depends of course on the source (instrument, voice, whatever) and gets modified by the nasty comb filter effect.

    CU

    Matthias
     
  3. litenmupp

    litenmupp Guest

    Ok... thanks for clearing that up.

    Peter
     

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