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Softube plug-ins included with Focusrite interfaces
Focusrite's Scarlett, Saffire and Clarett series of professional sound cards are now offered with the new Softube Time and Tone Bundle, all for free. The bundle includes three of Softube's world class plug-ins: TSAR-1R Reverb, Tube Delay and the popular distortion plug-in Saturation Knob. New owners of Scarlett, Saffire or Clarett interfaces will receive their free license code upon registering their hardware at Focusrite's web site . Offer is valid for purchases made on or after September 1st, 2015. [source]
iZotope Announces RX Post Production Suite and RX 5 Audio Editor
At IBC 2015, iZotope, Inc. announced a new RX Post Production Suite containing a comprehensive suite of tools designed specifically to enable professionals to better edit, mix, and deliver their audio, as well as RX 5 Audio Editor, a significant new update to its RX platform. The RX Post Production Suite includes: RX 5 Advanced Audio Editor, RX Final Mix, RX Loudness Control, one-year, all-access pass to Groove3 online video courses & training, and 50 free sound effects (customer's choice) from Pro Sound Effects library. The new RX 5 Audio Editor and RX 5 Advanced Audio Editor efficiently repair and enhance common problematic production audio while speeding up workflows that currently require either multiple manual editing passes, or a non-intuitive collection of tools from different vendors. RX 5s new Instant Process tool lets editors "paint out" unwanted sonic elements directly on the spectral display with a single mouse gesture. The new Module Chain allows users to define a custom chain of processing (e.g. De-click, De-noise, De-reverb, EQ Match, Leveler, Normalize) and then save that chain as a preset so that multiple processes can be recalled and applied in a single click for repetitive tasks. In RX 5 Advanced, a new De-plosive module has been developed to minimize plosives from letters such as p, t, k, and b, in which strong blasts of air create a massive pressure change at the microphone element, impairing the sound. In addition, the Leveler module has been enhanced with breath and 'ess' (sibilance) detection for increased accuracy when performing faster than real-time leveling. Both RX 5 Audio Editor and RX 5 Advanced Audio Editor can be used as a standalone audio editor, as a standalone audio editor connected to your host, or as a plug-in. Supported plug-in formats include AU, VST, VST 3, AAX, RTAS and AudioSuite. Special promotional pricing is available through October 21, 2015: new customers may purchase the RX Post Production Suite for $1,299 US / 1,189 EUR (reg. $1,499 US / 1,369 EUR). New customers may also purchase RX 4 Advanced for a promotional price of $999 US / 929 EUR (reg. $1,199 US / 1,099 EUR). The RX 4 is $299 US / 285 EUR (reg. $349 US / 325 EUR). [source]
Waves Audio now shipping the eMo D5 Dynamics
Waves Audio is now shipping the eMo D5 Dynamics plug-in. The first plug-in to use Waves' new Parallel Detection technology, Waves eMo D5 delivers the power of five state-of-the-art dynamics processors - Gate, Leveler, DeEsser, Compressor and Limiter - in one easy-to-use interface. Thanks to Waves’ Parallel Detection technology, each of the five processors responds to the original signal and to each of the other processed signals simultaneously. This lets users instantly control the total dynamic change introduced by the different processors, ensuring that the final sound achieves maximum clarity without over-compression. The eMo D5 Dynamics also provides a combined gain reduction meter for the Leveler, Compressor and Limiter, making it even easier to monitor and control levels. With its zero latency, low CPU consumption and pure sound quality, eMo D5 is a natural for both live and studio engineers. [source]
Sonnox Restore: Price drop, 64-bit compatibility
The award-winning Sonnox Restore suite has long been a favourite for audio restoration in post production, broadcast, music and even forensic applications. Now compatible with 64-bit DAWs (such as Pro Tools 11/12 and Logic Pro X), Restore is available at a new lower price, making world-class audio restoration from Sonnox more affordable. The Sonnox Restore suite, which includes three plug-ins -- Oxford DeNoiser, Oxford DeClicker and Oxford DeBuzzer -- supports AAX Native, RTAS, Audio Units and VST plug-in formats. New introductory price until Oct 31st is 299 GBP / 449 US (393.75 GBP thereafter). [source]
Waves Audio ships the Cobalt Saphira plug-in
Waves Audio is now shipping the Waves Cobalt Saphira plug-in, an advanced harmonics shaping tool that lets you give your mixes analog musicality, depth and "glue" by adding rich harmonics to your tracks and separately shaping the various qualities of the harmonics you are adding. Whether you are mixing or mastering, in the studio or live, Cobalt Saphira gives you rich harmonic enhancement that can be creatively tailored exactly how you like it. Cobalt Saphira features the Edge and Warmth controls, allowing you to balance tube, solid-state and transformer qualities in order to achieve various levels of even and odd harmonic enhancement; 4-band EQ for separate control of the frequency spectrum of the even (Edge) and odd (Warmth) harmonics; seven different Harmonics Modes; and Tape depth with five different tape speeds to choose from. Cobalt Saphira is the first in the new Cobalt line of Waves plug-ins, which let you give your tracks analog qualities with a new level of surgical digital control. [source]
Waves Audio announces exclusive offer for AES members
Waves Audio announced an exclusive offer for members of the Audio Engineering Society (AES). Whether you are recording, mixing, mastering, or working on post-production, broadcast or live sound projects, Waves plug-ins will help you shape, improve and perfect your sound, and AES members can now enjoy 25% off the retail price of all audio plug-ins by Waves. To redeem the offer, AES members will enter a coupon code at checkout when buying a Waves product at www.waves.com or through a dealer. For more information, visit the AES Membership Rewards. [source]
Universal Audio and Softube announce Marshall Super Lead plug-in
The Marshall "Plexi" Super Lead plug-in -- the only Marshall-branded amplifier plug-in on the market -- comes exclusively to Apollo audio interfaces and the UAD Powered Plug-Ins platform in May 2015, as a result of cooperation between Universal Audio and Softube. The 100-watt Marshall Super Lead Model 1959, commonly referred to as the "Plexi," is one of the world's most celebrated guitar amps. Softube worked with Marshall and recording engineer Tony Platt (AC/DC's Highway to Hell and Back in Black) to craft a faithful emulation of Marshall's own reference Super Lead Model 1959 amp, built in 1967 and captured using an era-correct 1960BHW speaker cabinet in Kore Studios, London. [source]
Arturia launches soft synth classics collection
Following in the footsteps of its successful V Collection 4, launched to critical acclaim late last year, music software and hardware developer and manufacturer Arturia announced the availability of V Collection Classics, conveniently rounding up five of its most sought-after Analog Classics soft synth emulations into a competitively-priced package. The set contains emulations of ARP 2600, Minimoog, Synthesizer Expander Module, Jupiter-8, and Prophet-5 recreated with help of Arturia's advanced proprietary modeling technology. V Collection Classics is available to purchase as a boxed version for 229.00 EUR / $229 US from any authorized Arturia dealer or online as a boxed version or download directly from Arturia. For more infoormation, watch Arturia's V Collection Classics video here. [source]
Free iZotope Ozone 6.1 update
With the free Ozone 6.1 update, iZotope is including powerful processing features and bringing back a popular feature from Ozone 5. New Ozone 6.1 features include Tube Limiting and Adaptive Release modes. Users can add an analog-type sound with the Maximizer's new Tube Limiting mode, which combines the warmth of final stage limiting with the ease and precision of digital maximizing. The resulting audio has a tube warmth while remaining competitively loud and appropriate for modern mastering. With a new algorithm inspired by tube hardware limiters like the Fairchild 670, the Tube Limiter adds a vintage sonic character to Ozone's maximizing algorithm. Adaptive Release helps users produce louder, clearer, and fuller masters. This mode for Ozone's Dynamics module intelligently automates the difficult task of finding the right release times. Based on customer feedback, iZotope has also brought back Module Presets, a highly requested feature from customers who owned previous versions of Ozone. Module Presets help users to experiment with different module settings. Users can more easily load and save settings for individual modules without affecting the settings of other modules. Other additions and enhancements to Ozone 6.1 include selectable segmentation loops, automatic track numbers on export, and sound quality improvements. The Ozone 6.1 update is free for existing Ozone 6 customers. For those who don't yet own Ozone, Ozone 6, Ozone 6 Advanced, and upgrades are on sale through April 9. [source]
Native Instruments introduces NEON DRIVE Expansion for MASCHINE
Native Instruments introduced NEON DRIVE, a new MASCHINE Expansion providing a collection of tailored 80s-inspired sounds for producers working in contemporary pop, electronic, and R&B styles. A genre debut for Native Instruments, NEON DRIVE is available now at the NI Online Shop and runs in the MASCHINE 2 software on MASCHINE STUDIO, MASCHINE, or MASCHINE MIKRO. A compact version for iMASCHINE is also available via the in-app store. NEON DRIVE features a library of sounds drawing heavily on production techniques, instrumentation, and melodic construction native to 80s synth pop. This MASCHINE Expansion includes lush chord and pad sounds, emotive melodies and retro-inspired drums. Exclusive new presets for NI's popular MASSIVE synth, the organic REAKTOR PRISM, and the MASCHINE 2 Drum Synths are also included for deep sound design. NEON DRIVE is available now for $49 US / 49 EUR. [source]
Blackmagic Design Fusion 8.2 now available on Linux free of charge
Blackmagic Design announced that Fusion visual effects software is now available on the Linux platform! This new Linux version of Fusion and Fusion Studio means visual effects artists can select their preferred computing platform, as Fusion is now available on Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux. All project files are common, so customers can work collaboratively, even when different artists are running different platforms on the same job. The free version of Fusion can be used on any commercial production without restriction, however the paid edition of Fusion software, called Fusion 8.2 Studio, provides even more powerful features and is available at the low cost of 995 USD. Fusion Studio customers get unlimited free render nodes and other multi user features. There are no ongoing subscription, cloud licensing, maintenance fees or additional render node costs. [source]
Get a 40% discount off FurryBall RT upgrades
Art And Animation Studio's GPU-accelerated 3D rendering software FurryBall can now be upgraded to the latest FurryBall RT 1.
Softube Modular out now
Softube's award-winning modeling experts have combined their talents with the legendary Eurorack inventors at Doepfer and the top minds at powerhouses like Intellijel.
A trio of AAX Crane Song plug-ins to warm up your mix
Crane Song's three unique plug-ins -- Phoenix II, Peacock, and RA -- are for sale on the Avid Marketplace at a 15% discount.
Red Giant Software Trapcode Suite 13.1
An update to Red Giant Software's Trapcode Suite tools for 3D motion graphics and visual effects for Adobe After Effects is free for current users and adds new features to Form, Tao and Sound Keys; new presets for Mir and Tao; and bug fixes for Particular, Form, Mir, Tao, Form, and Lux.
Blackmagic Camera 4.0 update with new camera OS for URSA Mini
Public beta version of Blackmagic Camera 4.0 update adds new features and entirely new software to URSA Mini cameras that's faster and easier to use.
Steinberg hardware ready for Redstone beta
Steinberg announced their current line of hardware products is compatible with the 64-bit beta version of Windows 10 update codenamed Redstone.
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