analoghell
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Problems with MKH 416 - Humidity maybe?
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sounds like a phantom power issue. as @Andrew suggests, check the rig with other mics and see if you get similar issues.

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Why do some companies still sell SFX with 44.1 kHz sample-rates ?
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Not all sound design is for picture. Plenty of audio-only projects are 44.1 - music, art, theatre etc.

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Audio Technica BP4025 for atmos?
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I recently acquired a BP4025 and love it to bits. It's way ahead of the NT4. The BP4025 is rich, sensitive (low noise) with a very pleasing stereo image. I bought it for a field recording trip to ...

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Running a pair of DPA 4060s in a Handheld Configuration
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my tip would be to use a table-tenis (ping-pong) bat as a make-shift Jecklin-disk-cum-handle. Stick the DPA's either side and you have a great portable hand-held stereo mic.

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Emblematic analog synth sounds/artists in music production ?
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You can cross Lady Gaga off your list! Utter sheep and nothing original. And Messiaen didn't use substractive synthesis. The obvious ones are: Walter/Wendy Carlos (Switched on Bach) Vangelis (...

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Mid-Side using Two Cardioids
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no - the point of the fig-8 in an MS pair is that one side is completely out of phase with the other.

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Films to Study for Excellence in Sound Design
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Diva, 1981 french film directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix. Sound recording is key plot device in the film. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082269/

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How does a tiger growl make you feel?
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I've never heard a Tiger growl.

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Online Back up for SFX
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I'd vote for Amazon S3 using the Jungledisk front end. Dropbox is great, but expensive (it uses S3, but marks up the storage cost). It also seems to have a huge CPU overhead when diff-ing large files....

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Have you ever had trouble with the authorities while recording?
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i was once stopped from recording ambience at the train station in York (UK). I was using a hand-held recorder (H4n i think) and being reasonably subtle about it, but station security spotted me and i ...

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Field Recording M/S matrixing
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@dimitri you don't say which mic or recorder you are using, but almost all non-budget field recorders have M/S monitoring features. This is not always the case with field mixers though.

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