A burning issue faced by the broadcasting industries in recent years has been inconsistent loudness. The notion that people tend to pay more attention to louder sounds resulted in enginners producing louder mixes. And some broadcasters increased the loudness of commercials deliberately to catch the audience attention, forcing government regulators to step in to curb the “Loudness Arms Race”. This white […]
A complete overview of the MaximalSound algorithm, a fully automated pre-mastering process is a fully automated pre-mastering process. This white paper takes us through each step of the processing order: analyze, harmonic enhancement, crossover, de-expander, limiter, video links and format conversion.
The world of loudness is ever-evolving, with updates to standards and new recommended practices being adopted around the world at a seemingly unstoppable pace. As a result, users are demanding more from their loudness tools – and they’re also seeing opportunities beyond simple compliance. At Nugen Audio, we’re investing considerable time and energy into researching and developing […]