We all need to use microphones at some stage or another, whether recording a single voice, a drum kit or a full band. But the terminology around the different kinds of microphone available can be confusing. Our AudioPedia series is designed to explain and demystify the jargon and terminology used in the pro audio world and in this short video, Joe Albano turns his attention to condenser mics. What are they, exactly?
The specifics, as you will learn, are all about the design of the mic and the electronics that it uses to convert sound waves into analog or digital signal and then pass this to your recording device. Condenser mics are known for having a crystal clear, open and detailed sound and Joe explains precisely why this is the case. Be sure to check out the other videos in this concise course for much more on mics and mic technology!
Our AudioPedia series is a comprehensive video dictionary of audio terminology. Created by audio expert Joe Albano, this encyclopedia of technical terms is the ultimate audio reference tool. Here are the topics covered and defined in the sixth installment of this authoritative series:
So join audio expert and trainer Joe Albano and get a deep understanding of audio terminology with the AudioPedia series!