ORTF-3D Outdoor Set

Plug&Play Set

Properties

  • Plug&Play set for 3D ambience recording
  • with windscreen and fur, elastic mounting, microphones and cabling
  • internal heating allows continuous 24/7 outdoor use
  • applications: ambience recording at sports events, film sound, etc. 

Order number

  • No. 176201 Version for hanging (montage and cable outlet at the bottom side)
  • No. 176206 Stand version (montage and cable outlet at the top side)

currently also available used (in mint condition) at reduced price, see our used articles sales

Description

The ORTF-3D was developed with optimal imaging characteristics in mind. It is part of the SCHOEPS ORTF series, similar to 'ORTF Stereo' and 'ORTF Surround' setups. It features very good 360° imaging with a pleasant, natural-sounding spatial impression and a large listening area.

The ORTF-3D setup uses 8 supercardioid studio quality microphones.

The 'ORTF-3D Outdoor Set' is a complete set. It includes:

  • No. 176202: WSC ORTF-3D: windshield with suspension and fur and integrated heating as well as cabling
  • 4 * No. 121017: CCM 41, Supercardioid...

The ORTF-3D was developed with optimal imaging characteristics in mind. It is part of the SCHOEPS ORTF series, similar to 'ORTF Stereo' and 'ORTF Surround' setups. It features very good 360° imaging with a pleasant, natural-sounding spatial impression and a large listening area.

The ORTF-3D setup uses 8 supercardioid studio quality microphones.

The 'ORTF-3D Outdoor Set' is a complete set. It includes:

  • No. 176202: WSC ORTF-3D: windshield with suspension and fur and integrated heating as well as cabling
  • 4 * No. 121017: CCM 41, Supercardioid Microphones
  • 4 * No. 121103: CCM 41V Supercardioid Microphones
  • 2 * No. 152407: K Surround 5 M: 4ch multicore cable
  • 1 * No. 152403: AK Surround M / 4U: 4ch breakout cable
  • 1 * No. 154202: AK Surround H M / 4U: 4ch breakout cable with heating supply

A Rain cover is optionally available (No. 179001)

About the development and application of the ORTF-3D technique:

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Videos

Practice

The ORTF-3D Outdoor Set has been applied in many arenas at large sports events (e.g. soccer, tennis) for several years.

Downloads

ORTF-3D and VR

ORTF-3D Windkorb und Anwendung in VR

Product sheets

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ORTF-3D: Ambience recording for 3D Audio & VR

Paper on the development and the application of the ORTF-3D setup for 3D-Audio and VR

Helmut Wittek, 2016

Articles

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Development and application of a stereophonic multichannel recording technique for 3D-Audio and VR

AES Paper about the development of the ORTF-3D technique

by Helmut Wittek and Günther Theile, 2017

Articles

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ORTF-3D Windshield Setup Guide

incl. channel allocation, orientation and changing fur/rain cover

User guides, manuals

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Microphone techniques for 3D-Audio and VR

About Basics, Image Assistant, OCT-3D, ORTF-3D, etc. (Powerpoint slides)

Helmut Wittek, 2018

Lectures

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Microphone Usage for Sports Broadcasting

Article on microphone techniques used in sports broadcasting

Helmut Wittek, 2016

Articles

en
3D Audio Natural Recording

Paper on psychoacoustic basics for 3D Audio Microphone Recording

by Günther Theile, Helmut Wittek, 2016

Articles

en
List of all windshields

last update 09.07.2018

User Brochures

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Variants & Options

The windscreen is normally designed for hanging operation as used in the stadium. There is a separate version for stand operation available.

A rain cover can be ordered/pre-installed instead of the fur.