Listen to your audio. Is there something in the middle of the mix that doesn’t sound right? Time to think about addressing the mid channel. Or maybe your audio sounds a bit too narrow? That’s when to think about using mid/side processing to address that issue.
In either case, mid/side processing can help you shape the sound you have in mind when mastering your audio. Master the Mix month continues with iZotope’s Education Director Jonathan Wyner teaching you the what, when, why, and how of using mid/side processing for mastering your audio.