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Studio One Effects Explained®

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Chapter 1 : Analysis

  • IR Maker 5:24

    IR Maker

    An overview of using the IR Maker plugin to capture an impulse response from an external effects processor.

  • Level Meter 5:20

    Level Meter

    Learn how to use the various modes of the level meter for versatile and accurate monitoring of your levels within Studio One.

  • Phase Meter 4:06

    Phase Meter

    An overview of using the Phase Meter within Studio One, with various types of program material.

  • Scope 3:38


    A brief introduction of the Scope Plug-in.

  • Spectrum Meter 7:39

    Spectrum Meter

    Explore the different modes of the Spectrum Meter, and how we can utilize each of the different modes for clear visual feedback on our project.

  • Tone Generator 11:27

    Tone Generator

    A detailed look into the Tone Generator, including the various modes, and setting up a midi controller with the internal gate.

  • Tuner 3:30


    A walk through of the Tuner, including the different modes, and workflow tips.

Chapter 2 : Delay

  • Analog Delay 3:41

    Analog Delay

    A brief walk through of the Analog Delay plugin on vocals.

  • Beat Delay 2:48

    Beat Delay

    A brief walk through of the Beat Delay on vocals.

  • Groove Delay 2:51

    Groove Delay

    A brief walk through of the Groove Delay on Vocals.

Chapter 3 : Distortion

  • Ampire XT Amp Simulator 4:49

    Ampire XT Amp Simulator

    Explore the different features of the Ampire XT Amp simulator that comes with Studio One, across various genres on the electric guitar.

  • RedLight Distortion 2:52

    RedLight Distortion

    An overview of the RedLight Dist. plugin.

Chapter 4 : Dynamics

  • Compressor 12:47


    A detailed walk through of the different features included with the Compressor plugin. including adaptive modes, and internal/external side chain.

  • Expander 3:58


    Explore the different parameters of the Expander.

  • Gate 4:15


    Learn how to use the different functions of the gate, with a kick drum track with bleed, as an example.

  • Limiter 7:20


    A detailed overview of the Limiter plugin, with special attention paid to the "threshold" parameter and "TP" (True Peak) mode.

Chapter 5 : External

  • Pipeline 7:56


    Explore how to use the Pipeline plugin to integrate external hardware into you Studio One sessions. (Stereo & mono)

Chapter 6 : Mastering

  • Multiband Dynamics 9:22

    Multiband Dynamics

    Learn the basic concepts behind the Multiband Dynamics plugin, and how to incorporate it into your mastering chain when working with stereo mixes.

  • Tricomp 6:16


    Explore using the Tricomp, an easy to use, great sounding multi band compressor that can hep tighten up your tracks in the mastering stage.

Chapter 7 : Mixing

  • Binaural Pan 3:37

    Binaural Pan

    A brief walk through of the Binaural Pan plugin and its basic functions.

  • Channel Strip 10:40

    Channel Strip

    Explore using the channel strip on different types of program material.

  • Dual Pan 3:49

    Dual Pan

    An overview of the Dual Pan plugin, and how we can use it to alter the stereo image and width.

  • Fat Channel 9:45

    Fat Channel

    Explore using the Fat Channel and all its parameters, on individual tracks, and a stereo mix.

  • Mixtool 10:24


    Learn how to use all the features included in the Mixtool, in an in depth walkthrough, with various types of program material.

  • Pro EQ Pt. 1 8:02

    Pro EQ Pt. 1

    A detailed walkthrough of the Pro EQ plugin Part 1.

  • Pro EQ Pt. 2 8:00

    Pro EQ Pt. 2

    A detailed walkthrough of the Pro EQ plugin Part 2.

Chapter 8 : Modulation

  • Autofilter 2:20


    A brief walk though of the the Autofilter plugin.

  • Chorus 10:24


    Explore the Chorus plugin on different types of program material.

  • Flanger 6:01


    An overview of the Flanger plugin.

  • Phaser 10:04


    A detailed overview of the Phaser plugin.

  • X-Trem 10:48


    Explore the different modes of the X-Trem plugin, in this detailed overview using 3 different electric guitar tracks.

Chapter 9 : Reverb

  • Mixverb 12:18


    A detailed overview of Mixverb and its different parameters.

  • Open Air 13:30

    Open Air

    An in depth walk through of Open Air.

  • Room Reverb 7:39

    Room Reverb

    Learn how to use Room Reverb, to design your own custom room reverbs.

Chapter 10 : Studio One 3 Update

  • Bitcrusher 9:25


    Get an overview on using the new Bitcrusher plug-in great for making drastic changes on Bass, Drums and more.

  • Rotor 5:55


    Learn how to use the Rotor plug-in to create a rotary speaker effect. In this example, we'll use an acoustic guitar track, but the possibilities are endless when using Rotor!

Product Overview

At nearly 4 hours, let studio guru Marcus Huyskens be your guide for the most comprehensive tutorial series on how to use Studio One's immense collection of effects available! The 34 videos in this series cover everything you could want to know about all of the built-in Studio One processors.

Marcus begins with Analysis Plug-Ins, giving you overviews and practical examples of how to use the IR Maker, Level Meter, Phase Meter, Scope, Spectrum Meter, Tone Generator, and Tuner. Next, he dives into all three Delays included with Studio One Pro: the Analog Delay, Beat Delay, and Groove Delay. After that, Marcus shows you how to use the two Distortion Plug-Ins, the Ampire XT Amp Simulator and the RedLight Distortion.

Dynamics plug-ins are now showcased, with Marcus exploring the Compressor, Expander, Gate, and Limiter. He even teaches you how to connect your External Gear to Studio One using the Pipeline Plug-In. Moving on, you'll learn about the two Mastering Processors, Multiband Dynamics and Tricomp. Marcus also takes the time to give you in-depth information on how to use the six Mixing Plug-Ins: Binaural Pan, Channel Strip, Dual Pan, Fat Channel, Mixtool, and Pro EQ.

Marcus concludes this epic series with two categories of Time-Based Effects. First, the five included Modulation Effects Autofilter, Chorus, Flanger, Phaser, and X-Trem are covered. Finally, he explores the three included Reverbs: Mixverb, Open Air, and Room Reverb.

Whether you're a beginner or advanced Studio One user, or if you've ever wanted to learn more about the included effects, "Studio One Pro Effects Explained" is the series for you!

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