Aston Halo Shadow Reflection Filter, Black
Aston Product Overview
HALO’s unique design is also patented… it’s much bigger, wraps around top and bottom to a maximum rear depth of almost 100mm to improve room isolation and absorption without dominating the room sound. Its textured and wave-formed surface also helps diffuse direct sound.
Market research revealed that many people have a hard time with getting a good performance when using other reflection filters because they are not very ‘creative-friendly’ environments. The HALO’s form and colour scheme is designed to create a more ‘organic-feeling’ space for the performer to work with.
The combination of radically improved performance in almost every area of currently available technology, while paying special attention to both the green credentials of our manufacturing (as with our mic packaging which is 100% recyclable and 84% recycled material), and to the creative element that the artist requires in their performance environment to get the best form every take, makes, in our opinion, the very best possible solution for portable room acoustics available today.
An additional side benefit is that the acoustic felt which makes up most of the sound absorption field, is made from 70% recycled PET plastic bottle material, so this highly technical product is also very environmentally friendly.
The lightweight material design, coupled with beautifully engineered ‘easy-mount’ hardware, means the HALO is quick and easy to set up, stable on mic stands, and sounds and looks fantastic.
- Hi Tech construction with patented PET felt
- Patented design, enhanced performance
- Radically improved Isolation
- Filtering top and bottom (not just horizontally)
- Much bigger surface area and depth of acoustic treatment
- More linear absorption and diffusion
- Incredibly Lightweight Proprietary ‘easy-mount’ hardware
No upgrades available
With the correct mic placement this filter really helps tame the room noise. It’s big, so you need some space, and not as light as some of the reviews make out, but with a decent stand it should be fine. I’m using mine for narration so I sit at a desk, and I have bought a Desk stand that holds it without it tipping.
Really nice, very clean acoustics
Fab product that does a fab job