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Can you somehow get positional audio on stereo headphones?

There have been several commercial announcements and even a few released products which claim to offer "surround sound" via headphones. And there are several amateur, home-brew projects to do this as ...
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Can you somehow get positional audio on stereo headphones?

This is possible because of the way in which our brain actually processes positional information from audio. Each of our ears hears the pressure waves that impact it. They are not at all directional ...
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How to achieve a 3D sound effect with limited processing power?

Do you have stereo output? If so, just manipulate the volumes in the left and right channel differently. For example when: facing north: both channel levels at 100% facing east: left channel 60%, ...
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Will my film mixed in stereo 2.0 play in Dolby 5.1/ 7.0 theater?

Basically, what the festival is saying is that for play back that is using a high end professional cinema distribution, they need to use particular speaker configurations. For your film, they are ...
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Will my film mixed in stereo 2.0 play in Dolby 5.1/ 7.0 theater?

It will play but probably won't sound as good as if it was mixed in 5.1 or 7.1. Because it's only the 2 speakers the sound will "pull" to the side for people sitting far off center. Other issues ...
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