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Re: How to add 'air' to your mix

Postby Hugh Robjohns » Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:20 pm

it's a similar, but simpler idea to the classic effect using a modified Dolby A processor in record mode with all but the top band bypassed. It boosts and maintains just that high-end energy that otherwise gets lost.
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Re: How to add 'air' to your mix

Postby Arpangel » Thu Jan 30, 2020 10:45 am

Neve Master Buss Processor. I’ve wanted one, still want one, and still haven’t got one.
It just makes everything sound great, even a C1000.

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Re: How to add 'air' to your mix

Postby DC-Choppah » Fri Jan 31, 2020 1:29 am

I follow my ears. I like the 'air' on this mix so I use it as a reference.

Sparkles, swirling, 3 dimensional.

Its not just eq. Like Elf said, the sound has to be there and then you can play with it.

Follow the light ball that moves around and goes up to the sky - then the washed out overexposed light - sizzle.
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Re: How to add 'air' to your mix

Postby Dr Huge Longjohns » Fri Jan 31, 2020 12:11 pm

(need an ilok for waves)

No you don't.
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