Filterscape

Category Audio Production / Plug-ins & effects
Version 1.4.1
Format AAXNAUVST
Compatibility FilterscapeMacOS X Intel
License Commercial Software
Price $129  /  114€
Rating
Updated On Oct 10, 2015
Total Downloads 6,518
Mac Downloads 5,854
Category Audio Production / Plug-ins & effects
Version 1.4.1
Format AAXNVST
Compatibility FilterscapeWindows
License Commercial Software
Price $129  /  114€
Rating
Updated On Oct 10, 2015
Total Downloads 6,518
PC Downloads 664

EQ, filter, delay

Filterscape is a flexible sound bending plug-in. It's a parametric equalizer. It's a virtual analog filter. It's a delay effect. It's a modulation device. It's all at once - and more. It offers you the tools and flexibility to spice up your music in ways beyond imagination.


- Morphing EQ curves, for seamless spectral transitions
- 2 State Variable Filters with mixable outputs for lowpass bandpass, highpass and notch, all with individual panning
- Step Sequencers, Envelope Followers, LFOs, MIDI provide for evolving and rhythmic effects
- Tempo synced delay - EQ and filters can act on the feedback path!
 - Flexible, semi-modular routing, including 2 Mixers with modulatable panning

In addition to the effects plugin, there are 2 sister plugins included. One of which is Filterscape VA, a virtual synthesizer, the other one is Filterscape Q6, an advanced, dynamic 6-banded equalizer.
Mac OSX 10.5 or newer
Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Filterscape Filterscape v 1.4.1 Oct 10, 2015 MacOS X Intel
UI improvements:
- All plugin UIs now have 10% scaling, from 70% to 200%.
- The ACE UI is now clearer and has new modulation sources.
- Diva UI was also improved for increased clarity.
- The Zebra2 "Unempty Dark Horse" skin is now complete.
- And finally, a number of small graphics issues in various plugins are fixed.
Configuration Menu: Bazille, Zebra2, Hive, Diva, ACE and Podolski now have a configuration menu (look for the cogwheel icon). This menu houses:
- MIDI learn: a visual overlay for assigning MIDI controls to the plugin interface.
- MIDI list table: editable list of assigned MIDI controls.
- Preferences: global settings for controls, appearance and audio.
Host/DAW issues:
- The "Missing UI" in Logic and Studio One is fixed.
- A number of small issues were fixed in Logic X, Studio One, Cubase, Reaper, Digital Performer, ProTools, Maschine and Kore.
Everything else: These updates include a heap of general improvements: fixed hanging and dropped notes, improved MIDI timing, new FX parameters and much more.
Urs Heckmann (u-he) Filterscape Filterscape v 1.4 May 4, 2013 MacOS X Intel
All - Cleaned up installers, texts and manuals.
All - Added a demo nagscreen to enter registration.
All - VST2 64-bit for MacOS X!
All - VST3 support on MacOS X and Windows!
All - Improved installers on Win and Mac.
All - Loading of converted vst2 presets in .vstpreset format.
All - Added Revision numbers for simple version control (e.g. for support).
All - Horizontally scrolling preset selector added to all plugins with multi-column view.

Zebra2 - Now comes with the ZebraHZ - Easter-Egg filters!
Zebra2 - Pitchbend range is now up to +- 24 semitones!

Diva - Osc reset! Check Trimmers page for knobs to set the start phase of the oscs. (Trimmers page will be redesigned before final release)
Diva - Drift goes up to 200 now.
Diva - PWM is tiny a bit smoother now. (Requires no preset changes.)

ACE - Multicore support!
ACE - Standby buttons for FX section. Enables preset switching with FX turned off.

Filterscape - Added PitchBend Down control.

ZebraCM - Added Pitchbend ranges.

  • ---- Fixed -----


  • All - Improved 14bit MIDI Controllers
    All - Mac Installers are signed differently and allow downgrades to older versions.
    All - Improved and updated readmes and user guides.
    All - Microtuning window displayed "not applicable" after opening the guy twice. Fixed.
    All - Sometimes Notes didn't go off properly - they were 'hanging'. Fixed.
    All - "On/Off" buttons didn't work in some plugins (for example Triple Cheese). Fixed.
    All - On Windows, long preset descriptions were cut of and replaced by "...". Fixed.
    All - VST3 forgot to draw cables (like in ACE) sometimes. Fixed.
    All - .tun file loading crashed sometimes, fixed.
    All - When a midi preset change was sent although the midi presets folder was empty, it crashed on windows; fixed.
    All - The effect of double clicks happened a few pixels next to the mouse pointer, fixed.
    All - Vst 64bit (Mac), when opened a second time, appeared to be shifted out of the window, fixed.
    All - Module presets work under vst3 now. This fixes the problem, that Zebra couldn't load it's waveforms!
    All - .h2p ending isn't shown in preset browser anymore.
    All - In Reaper/Windows, the preset save dialog quit on even if the cursor was in the description field. fixed!
    All - Crashes on preset change via drop down menu, fixed.
    All - No u-he folder in Library/ApplicationSupport or Library/Audio/Presets did crash, fixed.
    All - Hanging notes and missing notes, no more! Hopefully... :-)
    All - VST2 presets didn't load correctly in preset browser, fixed.
    All - Retriggering of voices was changed to the worse. This affected certain legato and arp situations. Fixed.
    All - Using a Wacom tablet gave problems with random erroneously right clicks, fixed.
    All - Reaper adds a buffer when playing a loop using a u-he synth. Workaround: A text file renamed to default.h2p put into the preset folder with !BLOCK_LATENCY_OFF=YES in it cures that problem.
    All - U-he AU Parameters weren't updated in Maschine on preset changes, fixed.
    All - MidiLearn: Unlearning created an entry in the midiassign.txt, fixed.
    All - AU, wrong formatting of text and other problems in the preset save dialog, fixed.
    All - VST, GUI size was wrong under certain circumstances, fixed.
    All - Portamento now takes stack-voice Detuning into account to calculate the pitch start position.
    All - Glide not working properly for stacked voices, fixed.
    All - Cocoa Namespace Collisions. It wasn't possible to mix AU and VST versions of one plugin in one project. Not all GUIs were shown. Fixed.
    All - "Voice" modulator is now called "Stack Index".
    All - All Windows installers handle the options correctly now (vst2 doesn't install vst3 anymore).
    All - Mac versions are quicker now.
    All - Slightly updated manuals.

    Zebra2 - Fixes problem that creates overtones in Zebra's GeoBlend mode.
    Zebra2 - Opening the Zebra GUI in VST3 twice showed more modules than were actually used; fixed.
    Zebra2 - "set current to default" didn't work on the upper page selectors, fixed.
    Uhbik & Zebra2 - Windows Installer doesn't create empty Program Files folder anymore.

    The Dark Zebra - Windows installer installed presets wether they were selected or not. Fixed.
    The Dark Zebra - Nag screen didn't disappear properly. Fixed.

    Diva - MS20 Oscillator was one octave off depending on the accuracy setting. Fixed. (This may require a change in your settings if you were working in Fast or Draft accuracy!)
    Diva - DCO overloaded the CPU which resulted in crackles, fixed.
    Diva - LPF crashed in draft mode on Windows, fixed.
    Diva - The "Stack Index" didn't have the right "Dymo"-image, fixed.
    Diva - Noise was too low when in Acc modes higher than draft and TuneMod was on, fixed.
    Diva - Some faders were slighty misplaced on the GUI, fixed.
    Diva - Switching Diva Offline Acc while in Realtime does not click anymore.
    Diva - The Damp parameter in Diva's Plates doesn't turn the reverb off anymore when turned to max.

    ACE - MIDI Program Changes "incomplete". Sometimes only a part of the preset was changes using a midi program change. Fixed.
    ACE - Browser bug: Couldn't select the lowest patch if the horizontal slider was hidden. Fixed.

    Uhbik - Low level output was cut off at a to high level. Fixed.
    Uhbik - some Uhbiks did denormals since the 1.2 update. Sending audio, waiting a minute with no input and the CPU meter went up. Fixed.

    Filterscape - Slew rate of the LFO was too high, fixed.
    Filterscape - Sometimes it wasn't possible to choose Arp as Voice Mode. Fixed.

    and much, much more
    Urs Heckmann (u-he) Filterscape v 1.3 Aug 6, 2011 MacOS X Intel
    Native 64-bit support for Mac AU and VST Win.
    Improved installers take Win7 permissions issues into account.
    Improved compatibility for RTAS (Mac), with "3-finger salute" automation.
    Adds Cocoa view to AU version.
    Favourite and junk preset tagging.
    Supports proprietary .h2p format.
    Several minor bugs and niggles fixed.
    delay Filterscape v 1.0 Mar 1, 2005 MacOS X PPC
    VST version
    Note: The VST download does not install any presets. Please install the AU versions first for the presets.
    Filterscape Filterscape v 1.4.1 Oct 10, 2015 Windows
    UI improvements:
    - All plugin UIs now have 10% scaling, from 70% to 200%.
    - The ACE UI is now clearer and has new modulation sources.
    - Diva UI was also improved for increased clarity.
    - The Zebra2 "Unempty Dark Horse" skin is now complete.
    - And finally, a number of small graphics issues in various plugins are fixed.
    Configuration Menu: Bazille, Zebra2, Hive, Diva, ACE and Podolski now have a configuration menu (look for the cogwheel icon). This menu houses:
    - MIDI learn: a visual overlay for assigning MIDI controls to the plugin interface.
    - MIDI list table: editable list of assigned MIDI controls.
    - Preferences: global settings for controls, appearance and audio.
    Host/DAW issues:
    - The "Missing UI" in Logic and Studio One is fixed.
    - A number of small issues were fixed in Logic X, Studio One, Cubase, Reaper, Digital Performer, ProTools, Maschine and Kore.
    Everything else: These updates include a heap of general improvements: fixed hanging and dropped notes, improved MIDI timing, new FX parameters and much more.
    Urs Heckmann (u-he) Filterscape Filterscape v 1.4 May 4, 2013 Windows
    All - Cleaned up installers, texts and manuals.
    All - Added a demo nagscreen to enter registration.
    All - VST2 64-bit for MacOS X!
    All - VST3 support on MacOS X and Windows!
    All - Improved installers on Win and Mac.
    All - Loading of converted vst2 presets in .vstpreset format.
    All - Added Revision numbers for simple version control (e.g. for support).
    All - Horizontally scrolling preset selector added to all plugins with multi-column view.

    Zebra2 - Now comes with the ZebraHZ - Easter-Egg filters!
    Zebra2 - Pitchbend range is now up to +- 24 semitones!

    Diva - Osc reset! Check Trimmers page for knobs to set the start phase of the oscs. (Trimmers page will be redesigned before final release)
    Diva - Drift goes up to 200 now.
    Diva - PWM is tiny a bit smoother now. (Requires no preset changes.)

    ACE - Multicore support!
    ACE - Standby buttons for FX section. Enables preset switching with FX turned off.

    Filterscape - Added PitchBend Down control.

    ZebraCM - Added Pitchbend ranges.

  • ---- Fixed -----


  • All - Improved 14bit MIDI Controllers
    All - Mac Installers are signed differently and allow downgrades to older versions.
    All - Improved and updated readmes and user guides.
    All - Microtuning window displayed "not applicable" after opening the guy twice. Fixed.
    All - Sometimes Notes didn't go off properly - they were 'hanging'. Fixed.
    All - "On/Off" buttons didn't work in some plugins (for example Triple Cheese). Fixed.
    All - On Windows, long preset descriptions were cut of and replaced by "...". Fixed.
    All - VST3 forgot to draw cables (like in ACE) sometimes. Fixed.
    All - .tun file loading crashed sometimes, fixed.
    All - When a midi preset change was sent although the midi presets folder was empty, it crashed on windows; fixed.
    All - The effect of double clicks happened a few pixels next to the mouse pointer, fixed.
    All - Vst 64bit (Mac), when opened a second time, appeared to be shifted out of the window, fixed.
    All - Module presets work under vst3 now. This fixes the problem, that Zebra couldn't load it's waveforms!
    All - .h2p ending isn't shown in preset browser anymore.
    All - In Reaper/Windows, the preset save dialog quit on even if the cursor was in the description field. fixed!
    All - Crashes on preset change via drop down menu, fixed.
    All - No u-he folder in Library/ApplicationSupport or Library/Audio/Presets did crash, fixed.
    All - Hanging notes and missing notes, no more! Hopefully... :-)
    All - VST2 presets didn't load correctly in preset browser, fixed.
    All - Retriggering of voices was changed to the worse. This affected certain legato and arp situations. Fixed.
    All - Using a Wacom tablet gave problems with random erroneously right clicks, fixed.
    All - Reaper adds a buffer when playing a loop using a u-he synth. Workaround: A text file renamed to default.h2p put into the preset folder with !BLOCK_LATENCY_OFF=YES in it cures that problem.
    All - U-he AU Parameters weren't updated in Maschine on preset changes, fixed.
    All - MidiLearn: Unlearning created an entry in the midiassign.txt, fixed.
    All - AU, wrong formatting of text and other problems in the preset save dialog, fixed.
    All - VST, GUI size was wrong under certain circumstances, fixed.
    All - Portamento now takes stack-voice Detuning into account to calculate the pitch start position.
    All - Glide not working properly for stacked voices, fixed.
    All - Cocoa Namespace Collisions. It wasn't possible to mix AU and VST versions of one plugin in one project. Not all GUIs were shown. Fixed.
    All - "Voice" modulator is now called "Stack Index".
    All - All Windows installers handle the options correctly now (vst2 doesn't install vst3 anymore).
    All - Mac versions are quicker now.
    All - Slightly updated manuals.

    Zebra2 - Fixes problem that creates overtones in Zebra's GeoBlend mode.
    Zebra2 - Opening the Zebra GUI in VST3 twice showed more modules than were actually used; fixed.
    Zebra2 - "set current to default" didn't work on the upper page selectors, fixed.
    Uhbik & Zebra2 - Windows Installer doesn't create empty Program Files folder anymore.

    The Dark Zebra - Windows installer installed presets wether they were selected or not. Fixed.
    The Dark Zebra - Nag screen didn't disappear properly. Fixed.

    Diva - MS20 Oscillator was one octave off depending on the accuracy setting. Fixed. (This may require a change in your settings if you were working in Fast or Draft accuracy!)
    Diva - DCO overloaded the CPU which resulted in crackles, fixed.
    Diva - LPF crashed in draft mode on Windows, fixed.
    Diva - The "Stack Index" didn't have the right "Dymo"-image, fixed.
    Diva - Noise was too low when in Acc modes higher than draft and TuneMod was on, fixed.
    Diva - Some faders were slighty misplaced on the GUI, fixed.
    Diva - Switching Diva Offline Acc while in Realtime does not click anymore.
    Diva - The Damp parameter in Diva's Plates doesn't turn the reverb off anymore when turned to max.

    ACE - MIDI Program Changes "incomplete". Sometimes only a part of the preset was changes using a midi program change. Fixed.
    ACE - Browser bug: Couldn't select the lowest patch if the horizontal slider was hidden. Fixed.

    Uhbik - Low level output was cut off at a to high level. Fixed.
    Uhbik - some Uhbiks did denormals since the 1.2 update. Sending audio, waiting a minute with no input and the CPU meter went up. Fixed.

    Filterscape - Slew rate of the LFO was too high, fixed.
    Filterscape - Sometimes it wasn't possible to choose Arp as Voice Mode. Fixed.

    and much, much more
    Urs Heckmann (u-he) Filterscape v 1.3 Aug 6, 2011 Windows
    Native 64-bit support for Mac AU and VST Win.
    Improved installers take Win7 permissions issues into account.
    Improved compatibility for RTAS (Mac), with "3-finger salute" automation.
    Adds Cocoa view to AU version.
    Favourite and junk preset tagging.
    Supports proprietary .h2p format.
    Several minor bugs and niggles fixed.
    Urs Heckmann (u-he)
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