Latest Blog Entries from Washington Recording Connection Students

Al Manigault

Chapter 5 BlogPosted by Al Manigault on 2016-10-07

This chapter was a rather extensive lesson on Microphone, not just the invention...but the inner workings -I learned the history of the microphone, from the roots to the more complex microphones of today -The Specifications and usefullness of certain specifications to get a desired effect from a microphone -Finally I learned about different circuit types within Microphones their function and frequency response Read More >>

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Chapter 4 BlogPosted by Al Manigault on 2016-09-26

Chapter 4 was based solely on connectivity -Different connectors where shown and explained,  their functions and uses --The conversion of Analog to Digital and possibly back again was also reviewed, connectivity plays an important role in how both signals are handled... Read More >>

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Chapter 3 BlogPosted by Al Manigault on 2016-09-13

Chapter 3 was had an in depth look at digital audio -Its function was explained through bit depth and sample rate and their application -Also the history and evolution of digital audio wasexplained dating back to some of the first digital audio producing machines made -Formats for storage and memory were shown explaining how digital audio if needed can be compressed or not to keep integrity of sound quality Read More >>

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Chapter 1 BlogPosted by Al Manigault on 2016-09-02

In this chapter I studied the base fundamentals of sound, The creation, perception, and measurement. -Creation was explained through the vibration of air molecules which create sound -perception showed how we hear sound and how sound can be modified... Read More >>