Limiter / Soft Clipper

ThrillseekerVBL – Limiter VST Plugin

ThrillseekerVBL - Free Limiter Effect VST Plugin

Thrillseeker VBL is a free VST emulation of a “vintage broadcast limiter” following the classic Variable-Mu design principles from the early 1950′s. They were used to prevent audio overshoots by managing sudden signals changes. From today’s perspective, and compared to brickwall limiters, they are rather slow and should be seen as more of a gain […]

ClipShifter – Wave Shaping Audio VST Plugin

ClipShifter - Free Wave Shaping Audio VST Plugin

ClipShifter is a free wave-shaping audio plugin that functions like a clipping-style limiter.  It provides enough user controls to be useful in all mixing stages: from distorting basses and drums, to maximizing mix buses and warming-up overall mixes. The sonic characteristics of the clipping distortion can be altered from hard, brickwall-style clipping, to softer saturation […]