(term) Off-Axis

Discussion in 'Glossary of Terms' started by audiokid, Jun 7, 2010.

  1. audiokid

    audiokid Chris Staff

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2000
    Location:
    BC, Canada
    Home Page:
    Term used to describe the position of a sound source in reference to the microphone recording the source. Generally, a microphone will record best when the source is directly in front of it, but since moving the microphone off-axis results in coloration of the signal, engineers sometimes use it to good effect.
     
Similar Threads
  1. audiokid
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    424
  2. audiokid
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    594
  3. audiokid
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    553
Loading...

Share This Page