compression

  1. denise.Audio

    Alternative to side-chain compression

    Hi Vi Controllers. Have you ever considered an alternative to side-chain compression? We at denise audio have, and that's why we added a side-chain option to our recent plugin release, The Sweeper. With the side-chain option selected, this dynamic envelope following filter then turns into a...
  2. rrichard63

    Windows disk compression

    EDIT: this question might be better placed in the Newbie Questions forum. I have always assumed that turning on disk compression in Windows 7 would slow down loading of audio files (especially in Kontakt, Vienna Instruments, UVI, etc.) and be a cause of performance issues. Today it dawned on me...
  3. Arise

    CSS for more intense music? (and a question about the dynamics)

    Hey guys, I recently got CSS and it's a quite nice library, but I was wondering, what dynamics is CSS recorded at? Is it somewhere from p to ff? I like the sound of the library, though I find that they can't go that loud, or is that just me? (with CC1/Modwheel all the way up) I obviously don't...
  4. AoA

    Importing an uncompressed audio file into Vegas Pro

    Hi, I recently composed a song and rendered it to a .wav-file. Once I open this file I hear maximum volume, but if I import this file into Vegas Pro or Audacity I'm forced to lower the volume in order to avoid clipping. Why is that? Isn't it possible to just keep the quality as though I'd just...
  5. hozierschurch

    Audio FX Best Practise

    Hey guys, Currently I'm using folder stacks to organise groups of instruments (winds, synths, percussion e.t.c.) and using sends for reverb before routing to the final mix. Aiming to achieve the 'big trailer sound' as a project but I guess these questions could apply to anything really ... Is...