Microphone choice and placement plays a huge result in the final recording product. Everything we have discussed up to this point plays a role in how our signal is captured. Hopefully, by now you have started to think of the recording process as a lot more then just pointing a microphone at a sound source and pressing play. The many factors that come into play can affect your final product. In this chapter, we will look at the common practices of the recording process with regard to mic choice and set up. Getting to know your microphones, and the microphones in your studio, is a good place to start. Now we will look at common microphone placement techniques.
- Microphone Choice and Mono Miking Techniques
- Stereo Miking Techniques
- Miking Specific Instruments
- Chapter Quiz
- Blog Entry