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Old 3rd February 2021 | Show parent
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Originally Posted by surflounge ➡️
My question is answered, and it was a dumb idea to waste the surround features of the Josephson C700S mic by "blindly summing to mono" so I could impress clients with crazy recording method. I will consider just using two spaced C617SET omni mics
nah, your idea led down some interesting paths. I think a spaced pair of c700s could lead to some great results using the techniques I've mentioned above, or the new binaural technique in that study.

And while both mics are top notch, they do have a very different tone. The c617set is super clean, clear and fast, and the c700s has more weight, thickness, not as fast on transients. They do complement each other nicely though (I've used them both on piano blended to taste).