Audio Production

Audio Production Suite

The IMI Audio Production Suite provides mixing and mastering audio resources for virtual and augmented reality productions.

This includes:

  • High fidelity audio development for experiential audio production
  • Head movement tracking for 360 audio for video and animation
  • Sound asset management for virtual and augmented reality
  • Mixing and mastering for binaural and tetrahedral audio capture

Equipment Available:

  • Yamaha Nuage System with Nuendo and Pro Tools
  • 16 Channel Analog I/O
  • Yamaha Dante Accelerator
  • Cisco SG300-10 10-port Gigabit Managed Switch
  • Mac Pro 3.0GHz 8-core / 25MB of L3 cache and 32GB (4x8GB) of 1866MHz DDR3 ECC
  • Avalon 2022 Class A Preamp
  • Neve Portico II Combined Preamp
  • Focusrite Octopre Preamp Unit
  • Genelec 5.1 8030.LSE PowerPak 5.1 Surround Monitoring System

Closed design mix evaluation headphones including:

  • Shure SRH1540 headphones
  • Focal Spirit Professional headphones
  • Sennheiser HD 280 pro headphones
  • Focusrite RedNet AM2 Headphone Units
  • Assorted condenser/dynamic microphones

VR Production Room

The VR Production Room provides development resources for animation visuals and audio development for immersive media.

This includes:

  • VR animation and audio development
  • Voiceover and foley recording capture

Immersive Media Whisper Room

The whisper room provides an acoustically isolated and controlled environment for audio recording within the GRID Lab

This includes:

  • Voiceover and narration recording for immersive media
  • Audio asset development for virtual and augmented reality productions


  • Universal Audio Apollo Twin interface
  • EV RE20 microphone
  • ZOOM H3-VR Virtual Reality Audio Recorder
  • Sennheiser Ambeo Ambisonic Microphones

Immersive Audio Field Recording Packages

IMI field recording packages provide the resources to capture experiential audio in a multitude of configurations for any environment

This includes:

  • Field audio recording
  • Remote location and set capture
  • Binaural and tetrahedral microphone units


  • Zoom H4N and Zoom F8 Field Recording Units
  • CoreAudio Tetrahedral Microphone packages with wind screen accessories and conversion materials
  • 3DIO Free Space Ear Simulation Binaural Packages
  • Inner-ear Binaural Microphone Package
  • Dual PZM Microphone kit
  • Audio-Technica M20x Headphones

If you would like more information about the GRID Lab’s Audio Production capabilities, please contact Chip Linscott