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Compression

A post by David Mellor
Saturday April 05, 2003
How to increase the subjective loudness of a recording by compression.
Compression

Compressing a signal always makes it seem louder because the quiet sections are raised in level while (usually) the peaks remain the same.

In days gone by, this was considered sufficient.

Now, however, we demand even higher subjective levels.

A post by David Mellor
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