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Win a Slate Digital VBC plugin in our Holiday Giveaway, 2013 (Day 11)
Welcome to the Gearslutz.com 2013 'Advent Calendar' Holiday Giveaway!

Today's Prize is from Slate Digital


Gearslutz.com has teamed up with some great companies to give away awesome prizes for the 2013 holiday season. Join us every day between now and December 25th for your chance to win a great prize each day! To enter all you have to do is answer a simple question (found below). Hint: the answer can be found on the website of the daily giveaway sponsor!

Today's Prize

Our good friend Steven Slate has kindly donated his Virtual Buss Compressor Bundle for today's giveaway!

About Virtual Buss Compressors
Virtual Buss Compressors comprises three unique sounding, 100% analog modeled dynamic processors that are ideal for program material.
Every nuance of real analog compressors has been modeled; including the exact nonlinear characteristics of their transformers, tubes, VCAs, amplifiers, phase distortions, harmonic distortions, and timing.


About Slate Digital

Slate Digital creates DSP solutions for the Media Industry that include state of the art analog modeling of vintage gear, innovative new mastering products, and more.




Question : In the "Making of VBC" video what percentage of the sound of a compressor does Fabrice Gabriel estimate can be achieved when you ONLY model the timing and compression characteristics without the analog circuit artifacts?




The boring stuff: Each daily giveaway lasts for 24 hours (15.00-14.59 GMT). One entry is permitted each day per member. Winners will chosen at random and contacted by Gearslutz.com private message shortly after each competition ends. Winners must claim their prize within 72 hours via return PM or we may re-draw a different winner. Winners are responsible for any local taxes or import duties. The contest is open worldwide but is void where prohibited by law. The selection of winners is final and no correspondence will be entered into regarding the outcome. Good luck!
Correct Answer: 60%
Winners: maaaquemeseyo