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VO Fx Chain Comparison​

A comparison of three distinct FX chains for voice recording enhancements, detailing their separate audio processing steps. It invites viewers to prefer one over the others, providing background on each chain's origins—from a free broadcast chain to paid Waves plugins—and directs to a specific video timestamp for in-depth analysis.

I have been tweaking some Fx chains in my DAW of choice (Reaper). To facilitate comparing them, I made this video. Using the same original recording, the audio switches between the three different Fx chains.

What do you think? Which do you prefer, and why?

In case you are wondering:

You can jump to 6:10 in the video to get straight to the details on each Fx chain.

The video details the specific audio processing steps involved in creating three different FX chains for improving voice recordings. Each FX chain includes noise reduction, EQ adjustments, compression, and limiting to enhance the audio quality. The comparison of the FX chains demonstrates varying results in terms of audio clarity and tonal balance. The discussion highlights the importance of selecting appropriate plugins, adjusting settings, and understanding the impact of each processing step on the final audio output

Peter Mosier

Peter Mosier

Peter is a professional VO talent with over 25 years of experience in IT, mechanical engineering, industrial automation, management, commercial acting, and modelling. His VO journey began almost 20 years ago, when he worked with a national broadcast service. Later, his repertoire expanded to include numerous VO projects for corporate training and explainer videos. Peter's natural vocal skills and passion for VO fuses with his technical background and management experience. The results are "Creative, Clear, Competent".


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