ambisonics

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ambisonics

(ˌæmbɪˈsɒnɪks)
n
(Electronics) (functioning as singular) the technique of reproducing and transmitting surround sound. See surround sound
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That's largely thanks to director Brendan Baker, who recorded the show using ambisonic mics, which basically means the recording reflects the directional and acoustic features of a space.
Additionally, Assimilate offers the only professional end-to-end VR workflow and tools including stitching, ambisonic sound, and live streaming -- in the Scratch VR product line.
com/groups/1812020965695437/) Spatial Workstation Facebook Group for more information on how to add spatial audio to Live 360 streams with an external ambisonic mic.
This is how they came up with Omnitone, which combines the sound data from the ambisonic sound stream with the VR headset's sensors.
The audio is typically captured by ambisonic microphones, both standalone and built into the camera rig, with four directional sound sensors.
A circular enclosure with a monolithic black exterior and pure white interior, the portal contained a nine- channel ambisonic (surround sound) speaker system, surrounded by baffles designed to shut out the noise of the city.
He noted movies in the future will use three-dimensional ambisonic sound, which will help recreate the movie's setting around the viewer.
In my most recent production, Writing Machine (premiered at my final concert at CNMAT in Berkeley), I first experienced the system for modelling 3D sound in the Ambisonic protocol, which is something that completely absorbed me and I would like to do a little more work in that direction--perhaps building a little "AlloSphere", inspired by the one they have at the University of California Santa Barbara, or IEM in Graz, somewhere here in the Czech Republic.
The technical people at Nimbus records, for instance, made a point of combining the coincident technique with Ambisonic surround processing.
Technology will include computer-controlled robotic cameras implementing transmissions via complex arrays of video systems and audio - including ambisonic techniques.
Presenting highlights from Nimbus' extensive catalogue of Ambisonic recordings, the series will feature titles dating back to the early 1970s.
For 3D soundtracks, Arup prefers a multichannel/surround Ambisonic microphone and custom theaters that put speakers above the audience (as well as at the sides and rear) to give the oft-ignored vertical dimension to sound placement.