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Sony Vegas Pro 11 Beginner's Guide by Duncan Wood

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Time for action — using the Compressor plugin to change an audio clip

Let's use the compression plugin on our audio to see and hear how this plugin works:

  1. Getting back to our audio tutorial project, let's select the Track Compressor plugin that is already on our Track FX of the Acoustic Guitar track by clicking on its tab.
    Time for action — using the Compressor plugin to change an audio clip
  2. The Track Compressor plugin has several parameters, so let's apply some presets to our Acoustic guitar and point out what is happening.
  3. From the Preset drop-down menu select [Sys] 6:1 compression starting at -12 dB.
  4. Set up our playback loop once again and play the Acc Guit track, and while playing, select and de-select the Track ...

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