L1 maximizes both the level of the digital signal and the resolution of the final file. I'll download the demo and check out though, thanks for the heads up. In particular the Tape Saturation Plug. 07:10 AM EST. I guess if you really were concerned about it been to cheap, and wanted to spend the $, the sony oxford limiter is also sensational! A little too much and things can sound very harsh and brittle though. This allows it to make intelligent decisions about … ” Gil Norton Producer . WAVES Protools7 update and Waves tech support, OS X/Protools 6.01/Waves 4.0 not finding Waves Plug-Ins, what do you mean by 'too coloured for TV work'? L2 Series. In this video overview of the world-renowned L1 and L2 Ultramaximizers plugins, we compare and contrast the two plugins, as well as show you how they're used. Its look and functionality are in keeping with other current Waves plugins. 3758b9b5-045c-4b7d-b020-80f9b068d990. Copyright © 2020 Waves Audio Ltd. All rights reserved. it takes away some of the digital harshness in the mix. I believe you can purchase the L1 and L3 a la carte, but have to shell out for the Platinum bundle for the L2, which I have no use for the rest of that bundle. Does anyone have any input on his other plugs? Recently I saw limiters and multiband comp's compared in SOS-magazine and there the Sony Oxford is ranking high indeed. This content is not available in your country. i guess the thing to consider is $$$ doesn't = greatness. Who has used the L1, L2 and L3? Interface Options The 25th Anniversary L1 edition provides a new, modern, easy-to-use interface. We like this new look, but if you prefer you may continue to work with the classic L1 and L2 are nice and clean if used sensibly. I rarely use a limiter for more than 3db GR. 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Set the L2 and forget it. So will the L1 suffice for me, or should I go for the L3? In this video overview of the world-renowned L1 and L2 Ultramaximizers plugins, we compare and contrast the two plugins, as well as show you how they're used. it can and should, but i found that the L2007 sounded as good as the L2 and L1, havent really compared it to the 3. Top Sellers. (but DON'T pay for it... if you've got "morals" don't even think about Waves anything. but check it out, sounds every bit as good as the L2 and looks pretty flash as well. 6 L1 UltraMaximizer / User Guide L1+UltraMaximizer (stereo only): the "full" mastering plug-in with limiter and all IDR options. I guess if you really were concerned about it been to cheap, and wanted to spend the $, the sony oxford limiter is also sensational! But the Waves L3 being $1200 and the Massey being $89, how do they compare? Keep Loosing all Waves presets from Waves tool bar!! I have previously used the L2, but in my new studio, I don't have the L2. Don’t want transient peaks to exceed a particular level? If something works, it works I don't care how much it costs. It offers superb re-quantization for all bit depths, including 24, 20, 16, 12, and 8-bit outputs. I can read the differences, but who has used all of them? I mainly do TV spots, never any music. You may find this content helpful: To be able to view it. Re: Waves L1, L2 or L3? it can and should, but i found that the L2007 sounded as good as the L2 and L1, havent really compared it to the 3. Thanks. Not enough space on Waves only ilok to download Waves update 7. 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Mac), 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win). The Waves L2 Ultramaximizer is what's called a "wide-band limiter," which means it processes the entire frequency spectrum of your music in the same way. works a bit like an L3 then. Peaks in the low end are treated the same as those in the midrange and high end. Its look-ahead peak limiter enables you to increase sound file resolution and production master levels with precise control and dithering options. Plugs Advice: Sony vs Waves - Sonalksis vs Waves? “ Waves L2 is my digital insurance policy. 'Will have a listen to it again and thanks for the tip on Massey's stuff. Please enable JavaScript in your browser in order to make this website functional. Paramore, Young the Giant, Wolf Alice, Ziggy Marley “ The L2 is a party on the mix buss! In this video overview of the world-renowned L1 and L2 Ultramaximizers plugins, we compare and contrast the two plugins, as well as show you how they're used. I use all three of 'em, but I am a bit confused about the lack of information Waves' has given about L3's profiles. Sometimes colouring can be fine, if (e.g.) Really wants to be an invisible process, and L1's not bad for that. 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