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What's the best height for studio monitors? Answer - Not too low!

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If your studio monitors are too low down, then you won't get the best sound. If you don't get the best sound, then you won't make the best mix. And having your monitors too low can cause other problems too. This video explains how to get your monitor height exactly right.

Spot the difference...

Since this video was made, we spotted a photo that is oddly similar to the one in the video...

The photo from the video, without the promo overlay...

Focusrite Scarlett

And...

Focusrite Scarlett

It's more a case of spot the similarities than spot the difference, but...

  • Same laptop
  • Same software on laptop
  • Same speakers - it seems that they have been digitally de-branded in the version of the photo used in the video. Maybe Focusrite and KRK don't get on.
  • Same keyboard on the right
  • Same headphones
  • Same microphone perhaps
  • Same operator? Hard to tell.
  • And of course, same audio interface

Reason? Who knows..?

Two more pics for your viewing pleasure...

Focusrite Scarlett

Focusrite Scarlett

The monitors are still too low.

Sunday August 2, 2020

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David Mellor

David Mellor

David Mellor is CEO and Course Director of Audio Masterclass. David has designed courses in audio education and training since 1986 and is the publisher and principal writer of Adventures In Audio.

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