Zoom H5 / XYH-5 / Windshield / EM172

Zoom H5 – Official Videos

This page may contain affiliate links, meaning I receive commissions for purchases made through those links, at no cost to you. To follow with my previous post about the Zoom H1 update along a few tips and tricks, I've been searching for some similar videos but specifically for the Zoom H5. To my surprise, I … Continue reading Zoom H5 – Official Videos

Zoom H1

Zoom H1 Update + tips & tricks

This page may contain affiliate links, meaning I receive commissions for purchases made through those links, at no cost to you. Yesterday, I wanted to update the firmware of my Zoom H1 to version 2.1 and I must say the processus was easy and quick! I downloaded the zip file from Zoom website, uncompressed it … Continue reading Zoom H1 Update + tips & tricks

Zoom H1 - LOM Elektrousi

Electromagnetic sounds

This page may contain affiliate links, meaning I receive commissions for purchases made through those links, at no cost to you. Past week, I had some free time and a wonderful sun so I took my Zoom H1 for a walk and recorded some strange sounds through the streets. Here are a few examples of … Continue reading Electromagnetic sounds

Zoom H1

Live African Music

This page may contain affiliate links, meaning I receive commissions for purchases made through those links, at no cost to you. Yesterday afternoon, there was live African music in the streets of Tournai (Be) along free food... The ambience was crazy nice and people enjoyed to see amazing performers dancing on the percussions in a … Continue reading Live African Music

Microcassette

Noisy Voice (Microcassette)

This is typically the kind of audio I'm enjoying to find when going through microcassettes from unknown origins! This dutch noisy female voice is representing so well the quality level of microcassette players/recorders. In this particular case, low level definitely! But so interesting as material for further sound design! https://soundcloud.com/9633sounddesign/microcassette-noisy-voice 9633 Sound Design can create … Continue reading Noisy Voice (Microcassette)

Minidisc

Audio Archiving – New media added “Minidisc”

This page may contain affiliate links, meaning I receive commissions for purchases made through those links, at no cost to you. Minidisc is the newly added “obsolete” media to the growing list of audio archiving possibilities. Minidisc has always been my favorite digital (magneto-optical in fact) media since it joined the solid aspects of the K7 Tape … Continue reading Audio Archiving – New media added “Minidisc”

Microcassette

Audio Archiving – New media added “Microcassette”

This page may contain affiliate links, meaning I receive commissions for purchases made through those links, at no cost to you. Microcassette is the newly added "obsolete" media to the growing list of audio archiving possibilities. Microcassette was mainly present in answering machines of the 70's / 80's and a popular media used with handy … Continue reading Audio Archiving – New media added “Microcassette”

Clippy XLR EM172, Matched Stereo Pair

Clippy XLR EM172 Matched Stereo Pair

For Sound Design and recording needs, I bought a matched stereo pair of Clippy EM172 microphones (FC062). Clippy XLR EM172, Matched Stereo Pair I tested them quickly and "Oh my god"!!! I never owned such a precise microphone, it's amazing to hear the resulting recording full of sounds my ears can't even notice if I'm … Continue reading Clippy XLR EM172 Matched Stereo Pair

VHS Tape

VHS Tape

Past year, when I was studying Sound Design at Technocité (Mons-BE), I had a discussion with my professor about obsoletes medias and we both agreed that nothing was truly obsolete as soon as we could find a way to use them with creativity. On weekends, I had long walks with my dog and one day, … Continue reading VHS Tape

Reel To Reel Analog Tape

Audio Archiving

Many formats are today considered "obsolete" and it's not an easy task to find the right player and/or recorder to archive older audio recordings. 9633 Sound Design believes in every kind of medias/supports and keep an arsenal of old school/vintage gear used especially for digital archiving. Here is an example of an analog tape recording … Continue reading Audio Archiving