Wavelab, Para EQ, Q value?

Discussion in 'Mixing' started by wfturner, Mar 31, 2001.

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  1. wfturner

    wfturner Guest

    A simple question.

    The Parametric EQ plugin, regarding the
    Q value in the sweepable mids, I can hear
    the bigger sweep it takes as you lower the
    value of Q but would like and can't seem to
    find any info in the help file of what exactly those size those sweeps are at different values. I'd like having a mental
    picture to go along with what I hear.

    Thanks and good day.
     
  2. drumsound

    drumsound Active Member

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    Traditionally, the Q is the width of the band. It is a bell shaped curve, with the selected frequency as the center. You can make the Q narrow and effect only the selected frequency or widen the Q and effect a broader range. This would explain why you can hear it more at wide settings.

    I hope that helps!
     
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