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McDSP SA-2 Dialog Processor HD Plug-In

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McDSP SA-2 Dialog Processor HD Plug-In

McDSP SA-2 Dialog Processor HD Plug-In uses the relatively new process of active equalization across 5 bands to handle some of the common problems with dialog for film - however, SA-2 can be a powerful ally in the studio as it can be used as a wholly different (and very effective) kind of de-esser, as well as help tame potentially harsh frequencies in any instrument source.

Dialog. The focal point of any movie, television show, documentary, or for that matter, any creative media production involving the spoken word. Add to the mix a sweeping musical score, dozens of foley effects, and plenty more and it becomes clear the job of dialog mixing is a tall order. After all, if you cant hear what the actors are saying, why watch it at all!!

The SA-2 Dialog Processor is based on hardware originally conceived by Academy Award winning re-recording mixer Mike Minkler and used on over 100 major motion pictures. The SA-2 is designed to improve the overall sound of recorded speech. But the SA-2 is not just for dialog. Its equally useful for vocals, and is a great tool for adjusting the timbre of any track, a reliable de-esser, and a fine multi-frequency compressor, in our completely biased opinion.

The SA-2 Dialog Processor is made up of 5 bands of strategic active equalization, configured in a variety of modes to best address common issues of dialog. Each band of active equalization has a threshold control to determine at what signal level the active equalizer begins to effect the signal. There are also enable buttons for each band to quickly audition the effect of any given band. Two mode selectors one for controlling the ballistics of the active equalization, and a second for placing the five bands at strategic locations in the frequency spectrum. Finally, there are input and output gain controls for overall adjustment.

McDSP SA-2 Dialog Processor HD Plug-In Features

  • Five independent bands of strategic active equalization
  • Multiple process modes for a variety of applications
  • Unique signal reduction metering
  • Double precision processing
  • Ultra low latency
  • Mono and stereo versions

McDSP SA-2 Dialog Processor HD Plug-In Specifications

  • HD v6: AAX DSP/Native, AU, VST

McDSP SA-2 Dialog Processor HD Plug-In Includes

  • SA-2 Dialog Processor
  • Plug-in Support for:
    • AAX DSP
    • AAX Native
    • Audio Units
    • VST

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