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by Trebor
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Opinion, please?
Replies: 15
Views: 186

Re: Opinion, please?

... I'm sorry it sounds so muffled ... You could try gently tapping the different sides of the mic, (&* the computer/monitor), whilst doing a test-recording to check you are recording from the correct side of the external microphone. When reviewing the recording the loudest tapping noise will revea...
by Trebor
Fri Jun 11, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Français
Topic: Comment dupliquer la piste de l'écouteur droit
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: Comment dupliquer la piste de l'écouteur droit

2 Audacity plugins can do that without splitting the stereo pair ...
2 plugins d'Audacity peuvent faire cela sans diviser la paire stéréo ...
https ://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Nyquist_Effect_Plug-ins#Channel_Mixer
https ://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Nyquist_Effect_Plug-ins#Repair_Channel
by Trebor
Fri Jun 11, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Windows
Topic: Opinion, please?
Replies: 15
Views: 186

Re: Opinion, please?

Thank you for the before-and-after. There's a huge difference; the after is so much clearer. How did you do that? Mainly * via an AutoEQ plugin, that flattens the peaks & troughs in the spectrum automatically. The cheapest AutoEQ plugin I know of is hornet-thirtyone . (The price varies: $15-$30) Yo...
by Trebor
Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Opinion, please?
Replies: 15
Views: 186

Re: Opinion, please?

... can't hear it "fresh" any more ... Frequency analysis graphs are the answer: they are not affected by playback hardware (or wetware) ... green is good, yours is red 8¬(.gif I haven't processed this clip at all. Would you have any advice about how to improve it...? Closer to the green equalizati...
by Trebor
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Replicating voice effect-
Replies: 2
Views: 47

Re: Replicating voice effect-

I'm writing a ... video game ... "mechanicizing" the voice somewhat ... DBlue crusher is a free plugin that works in Audacity on Windows it can do stereotypical retro video game effects ... https://youtu.be/I4s_RtY7Ypc?t=69 In your case for the croaky effect (without bit-crush) try these settings ....
by Trebor
Wed Jun 09, 2021 8:34 am
Forum: macOS
Topic: Annoying unrecognized artifact
Replies: 10
Views: 117

Re: Annoying unrecognized artifact

Paul-L's declicker plugin on default takes the worst off it.
It sounds like handling-noise.
(it's not one-take, it could be them repeatedly handling the device to pause it at the end of takes).
by Trebor
Wed Jun 02, 2021 7:49 pm
Forum: Podcasting with Audacity
Topic: Adorable microphone for Voice over narration
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: Adorable microphone for Voice over narration

Liaapearl wrote:
Wed Jun 02, 2021 8:03 am
I need To record à voice over for narration and would like To ask what is the best affordable microphone I can start with.
The room is a limiting factor: even a >$1K microphone in a bathroom sounds dreadful ... https://youtu.be/7Wjc_Hv5xAQ?t=591
by Trebor
Tue Jun 01, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: How to make audio sound like from a FM radio?
Replies: 14
Views: 154

Re: How to make audio sound like from a FM radio?

Plektron Devicer is a free plugin which works in Audacity on Windows.
It has a range of audio device simulations, including "Hi-Fi Stereo".
(The "surround speakers" preset #14 may be what you're looking for )
by Trebor
Mon May 31, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: Audiobook Production
Topic: ANACHOIC
Replies: 4
Views: 187

Re: ANACHOIC

... The ACX test plugin gives me a Noisefloor of -231.3 dbs, (0.000000). What is this actually saying? I don't do audiobooks but sometimes run this plugin on my commercial reads : voice only, no music.....just for fun. Could be a hardware/software noise-gate is being applied before the sound gets t...
by Trebor
Fri May 28, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: New Plug-Ins
Topic: Guitar Diode Distortion
Replies: 8
Views: 146

Re: Guitar Diode Distortion

Paul2 wrote:
Fri May 28, 2021 10:46 am
Wonder what it will sound like? ... Will experiment ...
Cyanide2 allegedly works with Mac, (but it is old).
I can testify it works in Audacity on Windows.