SOUND FORGE Audio Studio 15
THE COMPLETE AUDIO EDITING SOLUTION.
Recording, Audio Editing, And Mastering Made Easy
SOUND FORGE Audio Studio provides comprehensive tools and features for editing audio digitally. Record podcasts in professional quality, edit your recordings with a full range of professional effects. Digitize old vinyl and modify audio files using restoration and mastering tools for clean, professional sound. Simple workflows for professional results: Experience SOUND FORGE Audio Studio.
What's new in SOUND FORGE Audio Studio 15?
The Remote Recording Window enables highly convenient control of the recording process. Simply place the sleek remote window anywhere you want like next to the text of your audiobooks and begin recording right away.
Unique operational concept: wizardFX Suite provides diverse effects for dynamics, coloration, and modulation with a massive selection of presets. Ideal for giving your recordings a more powerful and creative sound.
Instant Action & context menu extensions.
Now, even more, tools are directly available to you with the Instant Action & context menu extensions. Perform basic tasks with just one click to help achieve a faster workflow.
READY FOR ANY TASK.
Professional recording made easy: Record vocals, sounds, and podcasts in excellent quality at up to 32-bit/384 kHz with this fast, uncomplicated, and reliable audio editor.
Record singing, voiceovers, instruments, or podcasts in high-resolution quality – SOUND FORGE Audio Studio 15 lets you achieve professional results in no time at all.
Connect a microphone to your audio interface and record at up to 32-bit/384 kHz.
Record podcasts and audiobooks.
The program makes recording your own podcast simple. Whether the signal comes from the microphone or the line out from your mixer, the built-in mixing and editing tools let you produce podcasts in excellent audio quality. An ACX Export Wizard has been developed to make audiobook compatible files for audible, Amazon, iTunes.
Live waveform display & real-time monitoring.
The recorded waveform now displays directly in the program window during the recording. And when you're monitoring recordings with a near-zero latency device, real-time monitoring (compatible with ASIO) ensures the lowest possible latency.
NEW. Remote Recording
Simply place the narrow remote window in a practical location next to the text of your audiobooks and begin recording right away. The Remote Recording Window allows you to have all essential recording options in one location. Enjoy unparalleled operation and read your voice recordings undisturbed.
FLEXIBLE, DYNAMIC, AND HIGH-PERFORMING.
Cut, move and edit audio files easily and in a matter of clicks. Achieve perfect results for the project you're editing in no time at all with professional effects and 64-bit power on up to 6 channels.
NEW. Truncate Silence & ACX Export Wizard.
Ideal for podcasts and audiobook recordings: Recognize and remove silence automatically. With the Truncate Silence feature, you can measure the noise level of your recordings and automatically remove large speaker pauses in seconds. Then, use the ACX Export Wizard to create industry-standard audio files for streaming services like Audible, Amazon, or iTunes.
Modify cuts in the new Event Tool at any point, even long after they were created. The Event tool lets you edit cuts, crossfades, and other audio events to remove pops, clicks, and noise from your recordings.
Windows context menu.
Edit and convert your audio files easily and quickly, by right-clicking in the Windows context menu. You don't even have to open the program to search for the feature you need.
The Instant Action window lets you access frequently used functions with just a click. All essential tools and functions are displayed as easily identifiable icons to help you save time when searching for features.
5.1 Surround sound editing.
The new SOUND FORGE Audio Studio 15 now offers more editing options than ever before. Edit 5.1 Surround sound files with up to six channels.
Thanks to 64-bit support, SOUND FORGE Audio Studio 15 utilizes the full power of your processor. This delivers more processing power for larger projects with many effects.
NEW. wizardFX Suite.
Professional effects plug-ins.
Find the right effect for tasks from fast mixing to the final touches: wizardFX Suite ensures versatile dynamic, coloration, and modulation effects based on a revolutionary operational concept. Simply choose a preset and adjust the effect intensity level with a single controller. Simple operation, impressive sound – it's the ultimate combination for advanced creativity.
To calm the wild ups and downs of danceable sounds on one end, the other holds pulsing levels in check and smooths dynamic waves with a steady hand. wizardFX Dynamics are yin and yang, working with naturally impulsive spikes and equalization for different volume levels, depending on the desired sound.
More character, more color, more pressure. wizardFX has it all: Use the Tape Machine for analog warmth or fat overdrive. The Bitcrusher offers authentic lo-fi sounds and the Tube Distortion ranges from light oversaturation or punchy distortion. Tape Machine, Tube Distortion, and Compressor and Gate are equipped with auto input gain: This warns if the input is too low or too high and can set the level to the optimal level in just one click. The extensive colorFX Suite featuring a wide range of possibilities is coming soon.
The courage to change is always rewarded – modulated sounds ensure a strong impression and will attract attention. Accentuated with delays, luscious thanks to chorus and striking using flanger effects. But all snuggly in place and reverb rounded out for the perfect mix. Faster than you would think, but prettier than expected: wizardFX modulation effects...
RESTORATION AND MASTERING.
FOR CLEAN, PROFESSIONAL SOUND...
Convert old pieces of vinyl and tapes to digital audio files and clean up the recordings using professional restoration tools. Export your songs for streaming and CD release using high-quality mastering effects.
High-quality restoration tools allow you to optimize the sound of old records. Create captivating video soundtracks and create broadcast and streaming-ready CD masters and mixes.
iZotope Ozone 9 Elements.
Create broadcast-ready mixes for radio and streaming with iZotope Ozone 9 Elements. Professional developed presets for a range of genres give your mix a crystal-clear, punchy sound. The Mastering Wizard suggests the optimum starting point for the signal chain or processor settings, and you can then tweak the fine details manually.
Achieve clean, impressive sound for files with the audio restoration tool. It identifies and removes automatic clicks as well as static noise interference from air-conditioning units, electrical devices, or amps.
Vinyl recording and restoration.
Convert your favorite records and cassettes to digital and enhance their audio quality with powerful recording and restoration tools for vinyl. Remove distracting noise and adjust the volume levels of your recordings. Then, burn your audio to CD or convert your recordings to standard formats such as MP3, FLAC, and Ogg Vorbis.
Perfect video sound.
For high-quality image and sound. Edit the most popular video formats with more than 20 audio effects for restoration and editing your recordings.
Fast-track a CD master.
The "Open and append" command makes it easier than ever to compile tracks for a CD master. Select one or multiple files and add these automatically, including track markers, to your CD.
SOUND FORGE Audio Studio 15 lets you import and export audio files in all standard formats (WAV, AIFF, MP3, MUS, AAC, FLAC, OGG, WMA, ASF, W64, CDA, RAW, and VOX).
Audio analysis in SOUND FORGE Audio Studio.
Analyze sound with sophisticated audio visualization tools. Music, vocals, and noise are graphically and dynamically displayed based on their audio data.
NEW. Redesigned Visualization Meter.
Digital peak meter with a modern design.
The classic Visualization Meter is now available with a new flat design and customizable skin colors. The new drawing response of the V2 Peak Meter ensures that you can always view the volume at a glance.
Clear signal visualization The oscilloscope offers impressive new options for visualizing waveforms. Visualize periodic oscillations in audio signal or have effect chain manipulations display in real-time. The oscilloscope offers active support as part of your audio editing workflow as well as the mastering process.