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Oroboros
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Oct 26, 2014
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Darin,
I have downloaded and tried out the demo version of your software. I must admit that I am impressed by what you've accomplished. I don't think most people comprehend or can even appreciate what you've done here. People who think this is an equalizer or reverb or spatial echo effect generator are completely missing the point. I also don't think a lot of people know - or want to admit - what actual speakers sound like. Your software is very good at replicating that experience. (And even highlighting the flaws of certain designs and rooms.) Also, sadly, many people have gotten used to the "super-stereo" effect of headphones without thinking it sounds unnatural anymore. Blame the iPod generation, many of whom have no idea what original recordings - *mixed, mastered, and meant to be heard on external speakers* - actually sound like anymore.
For those who are trying out the software for the first time, try the "Quad ESL Speakers" preset, which - of those I tried - sounds the most like headphones, yet not completely in your head either. This preset would probably sound the most comfortable to regular or strictly headphone listeners, without sounding too "echo-y" or "distant".
Having said all that ... Darin, perhaps you could entice people more if you offered 2 presets versus just 1. My two cents. I admit I would profit from this, as well. ;)
Oct 26, 2014
Darin_Fong_Audio
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Fong Audio
Oct 27, 2014
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Thanks for posting your impressions.
Oct 27, 2014
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