This is the first major update for the plugin
comparison tool Contra and brings major changes to
the scanning process which has cut scanning times
and prevents crashes. Another big change has been
the fixing of the output of the plugin's level to
-25dB RMS, this is to standardise the output and
help with gain staging across the mix.
Version 1.1 updates:
- Fixed 3000* error in AAX windows version.
- Added wildcard filter to plugin scan.
- Added dialogue window to select plugin folders
- Fixed default plugin location to scan (OSX).
- Added sub-menu structure sort by manufacturer.
- Set comparison audio level to -25db RMS to prevent
over spikes in comparison algorithm.
Welcome Contra, a plugin that is designed to help
you make some crucial decisions in the mix without
having to grab that mouse and click. Keeping your
ears focused on the mix, will mean that your mix
will sound better and you’ll get to the end product
quicker. You will be able to choose between more
options in a shorter time, letting you hear
different plugin chains and compare them without
having to click mute and un mute numerous times and
forget what you like. Contra can help you narrow
down the particular plugins and settings that makes
your mix jump out.
Yes this is a free plugin, but if you would like to
make a small donation towards the development of
other free plugins we are always grateful for a few
pennies towards our coffee fund to keep us going.