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Logic Pro X 203 - Logic's Compressors.
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An optical (opto) compressor...
uses a light & photoresistor to control compression
use a transistor to control compression
has a display which shows when compression occurs
is set by watching a display on built-in screen
A brickwall limiter...
is an older analog circuit that's no longer used
is intended primarily for gentle vocal compression
can be used in mastering for "loudness maximizing"
is useful to get a side-chain pumping effect
Logic's Compressor plug-in...
models only VCA-type compression circuits
models only FET-type compression circuits
models Optical, FET & VCA compressor types
has only one (generic) digital compression design
Logic's Dynamics plug-ins include...
Compressor, Limiter, Adaptive Limiter
Adaptive Limiter, Micro Phaser, Space Designer
Compressor, EQ and Limiter
Compressor, Expander, Platinumverb
The Focusrite Red 3 compressor...
combines Opto & VCA circuits
has compression plus independent limiting
is designed strictly for mastering applications
The response of an FET compressor is...
usually fast & aggressive
typically slow and transparent
determined by a specific light-based circuit
mixes the compressed & uncompressed signals
is when a compressed track plays against other tracks
utilizes two compressors on the same signal
is another name for side-chain compression
The SSL Master Buss Comrpessor is known as...
"Old Slow & Easy"
What are the main controls of a compressor?
Frequency, Gain, Q and Bandwidth
Diffusion, Density and Decay
Threshold, Ratio, Attack, Release and Makeup Gain
Ratio, Drive, Distortion, Gain
What is the difference between the dbx 160 & 165?
the 160 uses FET, the 165 uses VCA
the 160 is made by dbx, the 165 is made by Urei
there is no difference
the 165 has soft knee OverEasy™ compression
A compressor's sidechain...
is found only in modern compressors
is used for Parallel Compression
all answers are correct
feeds the Detector circuit
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