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  • Thu, Nov 8 2018 2:29 PM In reply to

    • PieterS
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    Re: Surround sound in edit suite

    Close, I'm in Belgium! (What gave me away?) So maybe your advisor would consider the trip. 

    I know this is not the ideal setup, but this one is great for screenings. The best option is of course to have a room to cut and a room to screen. But unfortunately, that's not possible. Or maybe easy to rearrange furniture.
    But I will think about it. I suppose the setup you suggest is also best with midfield speakers in the front? 

  • Thu, Nov 8 2018 2:55 PM In reply to

    Re: Surround sound in edit suite

    PieterS:
    I suppose the setup you suggest is also best with midfield speakers in the front? 

    If you place yourself up to 2 mtrs from the front speakers, you should used nearfields. Considering you'll spend more hours cutting/premixing in there than screening, I would set it up for cutting/mixing first, screening second.

    So again, put your hot spot 2 mtrs from the L/C/R speakers, place the couch in the back (on a riser or platform), add a drop dow projection screen for screenings, and it would seem like a great dual-purpose setup.

    If you go for speakers like the Genelec 1031's (don't know the 80xx equivalent, sorry) or Dynaudio BM15a's (probably the LYD48s too), those should work fine for screenings in such a room. You might even get away with the smaller ones, but since you'll be sitting further away when screening, you'll probably like the extra power the bigger models provide.

    There's probably folks like him in Belgium, but 'my guy' here is Roel van Gils from www.klinktbeter.nl, and I highly recommend him.

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  • Thu, Nov 8 2018 3:15 PM In reply to

    • PieterS
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    Re: Surround sound in edit suite

  • Thu, Nov 8 2018 3:34 PM In reply to

    Re: Surround sound in edit suite

    No thanks needed, this is very much fun stuff for me ;)

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