SOS Technical Glossary

All about the tools and techniques involved in capturing sound, in the studio or on location.

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Me? Bored? Don't you know me at all? :lol:
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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Zukan wrote:Bit depth


See 'word length'.

^ there you go, Hugh. I did one for you. :mrgreen:
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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:lol: thanks...that's lightened the load! :D

Actually, there are a few others already in the Glossary too, but still some excellent new ones to add.
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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Zukan wrote:Saturation, Wind-shield, MSB, All-pass Network, Stage/s, Slope/gradient,
Diffuse/diffusion

All done... along with the inevitable spin-off entries and links...

Pre-ringing, Minimum phase, Baxandall, Quasi parametric, Jitter, Bit depth, S+S Sample and synthesis, Scrubbing Tape, Frippertronics, LDC - large diaphragm condenser, SDC,
LU - loudness unit, LKFS, Pre delay, Echo, Chamber, SRC, NYC (New York compression), Band reject filter, Turnover frequency, Binaural, Shotgun, Crest factor, Noise floor, SRC sample rate convert/er

On my to-do list for when the will to live returns... :crazy:
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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Forum Admin wrote:
Hugh Robjohns wrote:Damn good idea! Done!

And here's the direct link to the term for those of us who are lazy but nosy too... ;-)

https://www.soundonsound.com/glossary/dfa:-)

I hear Behringer are bringing out a DFA clone in the next few weeks.
It will have both MIDI and USB sockets, and will be available in a whole range of "attractive" colours.

According to my source, it's expected to start shipping from the beginning of April - I've pre-ordered mine already!
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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Hugh Robjohns wrote:Pre-ringing, Minimum phase, Baxandall, Quasi parametric, LKFS, LU, bit depth, LDC/SDC, Band stop (reject) filter, Turnover frequency, SRC sample rate converter

All added...

Jitter, S+S Sample and synthesis, Scrubbing Tape, Frippertronics, Pre delay, Echo, Chamber, SRC, NYC (New York compression), Binaural, Shotgun, Crest factor, Noise floor,

Still on the to-do list after a long lie down in a darkened room... :crazy:
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Ave Moderator! Mixerturi te salutant!
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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Love the fact that DFA has made its way in there, that was a great suggestion. :clap:
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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New terms added to the Glossary:

Acoustic Envelope
Jitter
Interface Jitter
NYC (New York compression) / Parallel Compression
Shotgun Mic/Rifle Mic/Interference tube mic
Binaural
Dummy Head
Crest Factor
Noise Floor
Chamber Reverb
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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Hugh Robjohns wrote:New terms added to the Glossary:

..Dummy Head

At last, I've got my very own personal entry! :tongue:
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Re: SOS Technical Glossary

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:bouncy::think:

Ian wouldn't let me make an entry for Frickin' Eejit! :lol::shh::silent:
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