In this tutorial Michael gives an introduction to the Sonalksis plug-ins, as well as an overview of the common controls found in all of the plug-ins.
Michael shows how to use this versatile parametric EQ by exploring every knob and switch.
Hear this beast of an EQ in action with particular emphasis on the versatility of the shelving options.
Learn all the controls and intricacies of this very versatile dynamics plug-in in depth.
Hear a variety of shapes that can be created by using all of the various options and controls on a drum track within this compressor.
In this video Michael explores the interface of this multifaceted gate/expander. Learn about all of the controls as well as the various options this plug-in offers.
Discover the vast control you have over gating by utilizing the many controls of this plug-in on a raw drum mix. Michael demonstrates using the gate, expander, the side-chain options and more.
Michael shows you how to use an external signal to trigger the ducking of our source. Through his examples you'll hear how this differs from doing the same process with a compressor.
Michael explores all of the controls and options of this single-band limiter.
Using this limiter on a drum loop, you'll hear all the options the plug-in offers from loud and crunchy to silky smooth.
Explore the interface of this great multi-band limiter. Michael will show how the addition of 5 independent bands distinguishes this plug-in from its single band sibling.
In this tutorial Michael puts the MultiLimit plug-in to work, including how you can manipulate bands separately to push the limiter in different ways.
Learn the interface and options of this clever full featured tool for manipulating left, right and width of our stereo signals.
In this tutorial Michael demonstrates using the plug-in on a stereo mix. You'll hear the width of our demo track expand without adding ugly phase shifting artifacts.
In this tutorial Michael explores the interface of the CQ1 multi-band dynamics plug-in. You'll learn all of the controls and options including the side-chain filter control, how to link the 4 bands and the various options that can be adjusted.
Here, you'll hear how the CQ1 can make music move in different tonal directions based on its dynamics and use of the may controls this plug-in offers.
Explore the interface of the DQ1 dynamic EQ and learn how it differs from the CQ1.
Here, you'll see this dynamic EQ at work. Michael will demonstrate how the DQ1's independent high & low thresholds give you amazing control over our track's dynamics.
Explore the interface of this dithering plug-in and how the use of 'real language' in the interface can de-mystify the dithering process as a whole.
In this tutorial Michael shows you how this compressor can bring some amazing punch and aggression to your tracks by using the plug-in's controls.
Michael explores the broad range of roll-offs that can be achieved with this analog sounding filter plug-in.
This sonic decimator is capable of providing all the grunge and noise you could ever ask for. Watch as Michael goes through the interface and modes of this plug-in.
Watch Michael explore all of the controls of this free plug-in that can be placed over any channel or bus to control level & pan.
Studio wiz Michael Costa is back with a new series all about the Sonalksis suite of audio processing plug-ins. Follow along as Michael goes through each plug-in one by one, covering each plug-in's interface as well as "in action" videos demonstrating each plug-in at work.
Michael starts off with an introduction to the series and the common controls found in most of the plug-ins. Michael then tackles each plug-in individually, exploring in detail every knob, switch and option available. Next, Michael shows each plug-in being put to work, utilizing each plug-in's various controls and of course, doing a little experimentation.
If you use Sonalksis plug-ins, this series is a no-brainer. Get high quality training for your high quality plug-ins with a low learning curve that will pay off big time... Get "Sonalksis Plug-Ins Explained" today.
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