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5 Polar Patterns of Professional Microphones

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Anyone who is shopping for microphones needs to know how those microphones will capture the desired sounds while screening out background noise. This article discusses the common polar patterns (methods of sound collection) of the microphones which are readily available on the market. Cardioid Microphones Cardioid microphones only collect the sound that is originating from the front of the microphone. All other sounds, such as those coming from the sides or behind, are rejected.…

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