- top rated
"I'm working on my album and VolumeShaper is on half the channels of every song, no joke. I use it for a variety of sidechain compression effects on mainly synths and drum loops, and it's easy to experiment with different rhythms of the compression."Steve Aoki. American Electro House musician, record producer and music executive. In 2012, Pollstar designated Aoki as the highest grossing dance artist in North America from tours.
'VolumeShaper is an exciting tool in my arsenal; acting as an envelope designer to really hone in on the dynamics and punch of a song. It's also the perfect sidechainer.'Rik Simpson. Grammy Award Winner (Coldplay, Jay Z, Kasabian).
"VolumeShaper is invaluable for getting drum sounds in my mixes."Chris Shaw. Bob Dylan, Public Enemy, A Tribe Called Quest, Lou Reed.
Includes FilterShaper Core, PanShaper 2, TimeShaper, VolumeShaper 5 and WidthShaper. Save 35% off the combined prices of the individual products!
Essential Filter With Custom Modulation
FilterShaper Core combines the great-sounding filter technology of the full FilterShaper 3 with a streamlined modulation system. Using the same acclaimed Sallen-Key filters as FilterShaper 3, you can expect all the richness, warmth and intricacy of a high-quality analogue filter.
Apply subtle nuances or giant wobbles. From filter sweeps to surgically-precise frequency control. Simply draw the exact LFO shape you need – our unique curve-editing tools make it fast and easy.
Running inside Cableguys' exclusive new ShaperBox creative effects rack, you can stack up FilterShaper Core with other Cableguys Shapers to create elaborate, multilayered effects for your productions.
- 18 Filter Modes
- Warm Sweeps
- Rich Wobbles
- Easy to LFO Editing
Learn more about FilterShaper Core.
Stereo Steroids To Animate Any Mix
Powerful, fast modulation editing, multiband options, a streamlined interface, and unparalleled ease of use: PanShaper takes stereo control to a new level.
Our unique editing tools let you add panning effects fast, and with pinpoint detail. Multiband modulation controls provide the final touch for in-depth editing — the possibilities are wider than you can imagine.
For evolving, fluid modulation or rhythmic patterns, for surgical panning edits of single hits within a loop, for subtle oscillation or intense motion from left to right. For a more lively sound, and for pinpoint panning control.
New for version 2, PanShaper now runs inside Cableguys' exclusive new ShaperBox creative effects rack. You can use PanShaper on its own, or stack it up with other Cableguys Shapers to create elaborate, multilayered effects for your productions. Take advantage of the new MIDI Trigger system to switch curves on the fly with the press of a MIDI key. And enjoy improved CPU and RAM efficiency along with even better-sounding interpolation.
- Waveform-based modulation editing
- Multiband split with spectrum view and 6dB or 12dB slopes
- Independent modulation curves for each band
- Multiple panning modes (0/3/4.5/6dB "Stereo Balance" and "Stereo Combined") for deep control
- Sample-accurate LFO, in sync with your DAW, and in Hz mode up to the audible range or retriggered via MIDI
- Precise display of left/right volume for helpful visual control
- Preset library and fast access to a comprehensive selection of preset curves
- Multiband Panner
- Pinpoint Placement
- Rhythmic Modulator
Learn more about PanShaper 2.
Twist Time - Transform Any Sound
Shape the flow of time to create everything from essential everyday FX to unique multiband transformations.
Just like a DJ scratching vinyl, TimeShaper lets you grab hold of time, slowing down or accelerating your music. Simply draw the exact LFO shape you need – our unique curve-editing tools make it fast and easy.
Stutter and glitch a synth or vocal line to create gritty edits for your EDM track. Chop up and rearrange a DnB breakbeat on the fly. Add repeating house build-ups with just one click. Drop in instant tape-stops and DJ scratches. Or go wild and come up with something totally new – TimeShaper is a seriously insane must-try creative time-twister tool for producers of any genre!
Multiband operation massively multiplies the possibilities. Want to reverse the bass while you stutter the midrange and tape-stop the treble? Now you can!
Running inside Cableguys' exclusive new ShaperBox creative effects rack, you can use TimeShaper on its own, or stack it up with other Cableguys Shapers to create elaborate, multilayered effects for your productions.
- Multiband Stutter
Learn more about TimeShaper.
For Dynamic Mixes & Pinpoint Sound
VolumeShaper lets you shape the levels of any audio signal in pinpoint detail.
From multiband sidechain compression effects to extreme gating, from tempo-synced stutter to precise sample-shaping — VolumeShaper provides a wealth of creative musical effects with a visual approach to volume.
VolumeShaper features multiband waveform-based editing, a comprehensive selection of preset curves, a precise oscilloscope, a big spectrum view and an updated preset library. It runs sample-accurate in sync with your DAW, in Hz mode up to the audible range or retriggered via MIDI.
New for version 5, VolumeShaper now runs inside Cableguys' exclusive new ShaperBox creative effects rack. Use VolumeShaper on its own, or stack it up with other Cableguys Shapers to create elaborate, multilayered effects for your productions. Take advantage of the new MIDI Trigger system to switch curves on the fly with the press of a MIDI key. And enjoy improved CPU and RAM efficiency along with even better-sounding interpolation.
- Multiband Level
Learn more about VolumeShaper 5.
Go Wide - Expand Your Stereo Range
Define your stereo image in ultimate detail with three bands of mid/side stereo adjustment, each with its own modulation curve.
Use WidthShaper for sound design, mixing or mastering – it's just at home on single tracks as on the master bus.
Multiband Control - Add width only to frequencies that need it with easy multiband control. Widen the midrange for a fuller sound – use tight band settings to pick out specific mix elements. Add top-end sparkle with treble widening. Or narrow the bass right down to mono and add solidity to your bottom end.
Precision Timing - Detailed, curve-based modulation for each band means you can introduce the effect only where needed. How about applying stereo widening only to certain snare hits to make them leap out of the speakers? Or try fast fades to expand any sound's body without compromising its transient attack. Use longer fades to make a synth grow and grow during a build-up. And try a custom wave shape to make the entire stereo image pulsate to any rhythm you can imagine! Remember: it's all multiband, too.
Advanced Features - WidthShaper runs sample-accurate in sync with your track's tempo, or in free-running Hz mode up to the audible range, for creative effects. You can even trigger the width modulation curve via MIDI notes. A precise oscilloscope and large spectrum view offer concise visual feedback. Plenty of preset curves give you a head-start.
Running inside Cableguys' exclusive new ShaperBox creative effects rack, you can use WidthShaper on its own, or stack it up with other Cableguys Shapers to create elaborate, multilayered effects for your productions.
- Multiband Stero Enhancer
- Mid-Side Modulator
- Bass Tightner
Learn more about WidthShaper.
- Mac OS X 10.8 or later
- VST or AU host sequencer
- 32- or 64-bit
- 2 GHz CPU with SSE2 support
- Windows 7, 8 or 10
- VST host sequencer
- 32- or 64-bit Mac:
- 2 GHz Intel CPU
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