As any video camera owner will tell you, rolling shutter is the work of the devil. It causes some horrendous issues with the picture in different circumstances. However, it seems that that rolling shutter effect can also be used in another way…
A microphone is a simple component that transforms acoustical energy into electrical energy. However, there is a lot to gain if you select the right microphone for the job. Eddy B. Brixen of DPA Microphones explains.
Digital sound libraries might be marginalising the role of the foley artist and the sound designer but there really is no substitute for the sheer creativity and organic, natural-feeling sound epitomised by the likes of Ben Burtt's work on the Star Wars franchise.
The latest iteration of the Fairlight Crystal Core Technology at the heart of the company's various digital audio mixing, recording and editing systems promises to deliver impressive track-counts and support immersive surround formats beyond 22.2, all on a single PCIe card.
Since the early eighties, Vangelis has been crafting silky electronic music with a uniquely personal sound. Almost defying categorisation completely, and with very little known about his personal life, he’s something of a mystery