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Old 28th September 2018
Here for the gear

Originally Posted by Kewl View Post
Bear in mind that the new Core Sound OctoMic is more "1st order and a half" than true 2nd order. The insufficient number of caps makes it impossible to derive a complete set of 2nd order spherical harmonics.
OctoMic provides full 2nd-order recording in the azimuth (horizontal) plane, and 1st-order in the elevation plane. This closely models the resolution of human hearing. (See Hyunkook Lee's research papers for more information about this.)