Blue Cat's Phaser

Category Audio Production / Plug-ins & effects
Version 3.1
Format AAXNAURTASVST
Compatibility Blue Cat's PhaserMacOS X Intel
Licence Freeware
Price Free
Rating
Updated On Jan 10, 2014
Total Downloads 4,883
Mac Downloads 2,577
Category Audio Production / Plug-ins & effects
Version 3.1
Format AAXNDXRTASVST
Compatibility Blue Cat's PhaserWindows
Licence Freeware
Price Free
Rating
Updated On Jan 10, 2014
Total Downloads 4,883
PC Downloads 2,306

Phaser

Modeled after vintage analog phaser circuits, Blue Cat's Phaser reproduces this old vintage phasing effect that you can find on so many recordings, but with the precision of modern digital processing techniques. You can choose to apply up to 32 phasing stages, pushing the modelisation to its limits, or create a subtle phasing effect with wet and feedback parameters set to a few percents.
An Intel processor. Mac OS X Leopard (10.5), Snow Leopard (10.6) or Lion (10.7). Any VST / Audio Unit (32/64-bit) / RTAS / AAX compatible application.
An SSE2-enabled processor (Pentium 4 or later). Microsoft Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7. Any DirectX / VST / RTAS / AAX compatible host software (32 or 64 bit).
Blue Cat's Phaser Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.1 Jan 10, 2014 MacOS X Intel
New Features:

Copy/paste the plug-in's current state from the presets menu using the system clipboard.

Improvements:

Reduced the plug-in's memory usage.
Windows VST Installer now remembers where the plug-in was initially installed to simplify upgrades.
(Mac) plug-in version number is now available when using "Get Info" in the Finder.
(Mac) Improved display of Audio Unit parameters in most host applications.

Bug Fixes:

Fixed window frame not showing with Cubase 7.5 (32-bit) on Mac.
(Mac) About window does not show up first in the corner of the screen anymore.
(Win) Alt-Click on a control now resets the value to default in Pro Tools, as expected.
Fixed version number reported to host application for VST and Audio Unit versions.
Blue Cat Audio Blue Cat's Phaser Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.02 Jun 21, 2013 MacOS X Intel
New Features:

64-bit AAX support for Pro Tools 11.
Audio Suite support for offline processing in Pro Tools (AAX).

Bug Fixes:

Fixed AAX version not showing up in Pro Tools 10.3.5 on Windows.
(RTAS) Fixed parameters control with EUCON control surfaces in Pro Tools.
Fixed user interface issues in Final Cut Pro X.
Fixed compare button issues in Pro Tools.
Mac-VST: Fixed window resize issues on Cubase and Nuendo (Mac).
Mac: Control MIDI settings dialog now brought back to front when already opened in the background.
Blue Cat Audio Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.01 Apr 24, 2012 MacOS X Intel
Bug Fixes:

AAX/RTAS on Mac: Fixed audio engine freeze or error issue with Pro Tools on some Mac configurations.
AAX on Mac: Fixed compare button that did not work well when using factory presets or any preset created on Windows.
Performance improvement when running under high CPU load for other platforms.
phaser Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.0 Mar 29, 2012 MacOS X Intel
New Features:

New user interface.
New integrated presets manager:
Load/save presets from the plug-in's user interface.
Organize presets with folders.
Customize the default preset.
Exchange presets easily.
Automation range and response curve can now be customized for each parameter.
Automation and MIDI settings (channel, MIDI learn etc.) are now accessible from the main user interface.
AAX plug-in format is now also supported on Windows.

Improvements:

Plug-in name has been shortened for a clearer display in mixer view for most host applications.
The plug-in now appears in the "Modulation" category in Pro Tools.
Changed the default VST install path on Windows.
Improved default response curve for automation and MIDI control.
Added new presets.
Improved value display in fine edit window.
Improved user manual.
This product now includes both the mono and stereo versions.

Optimizations and Performance Improvements:

Reduced VST plug-in loading time.
Improved parameters precision (now stored as 64-bit).
More compact presets format (uses less space and loads faster).
Smaller binaries on Mac (dropped PowerPC support).

Bug Fixes:

Fixed presets-related crashes in Cubase on Mac.
Fixed user interface display issues in Wavelab on Mac.

Note: this new version can be installed side by side with the previous version for backward compatibility reasons: installing this new version won't break your previous projects.
phasing Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.63 Feb 10, 2011 MacOS X UB
* Fixed keyboard focus stealing issue in Pro Tools and several other host applications.
* 64-bit Mac VST support.
effect Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.5 Nov 20, 2009 MacOS X UB
* Factory presets are now available from the plugin menu.
* RTAS plugin format support (final beta stage - currently available with the Free Pack only)
* Mac: fixed keyboard/mouse focus issues in some hosts.
* Mac: fixed user interface crashes in some hosts, when used with particular display settings.
* Mac-AU: fixed user interface resizing issue when changing skin in some hosts (Logic).
* Mac-AU: fixed settings lost issue when doing offline rendering in some applications.
vintage Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.4 Sep 22, 2009 MacOS X UB
* New Windows Installer (much faster install, improved upgrades).
* Bug Fix (PC): Cubase freezes when loading a preset using a different skin while the plugin window is open.
* Blue Cat's Skinning Language 1.6.1 support.
download Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.31 May 6, 2009 MacOS X UB
Mac VST update: fixed incompatibility issues with Cubase 5 on Mac.
mac Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.3 Feb 6, 2009 MacOS X UB
V2.3
* First Mac version.
* New skins with enhanced usability and new look and feel.
* New toolbar to access main features.
* Undo/Redo.
* Import/Export presets in a host and platform independent format.
* Smooth Bypass: activate/deactivate the plugin with absolutely no noise.
* Improved parameters display in host application and settings window.
* Performance improvements.

V2.2
* Now supports Blue Cat's Skinnning language 1.2.4.
* Parameters can be fine tuned when the shift key is down.
* CPU efficiency improvement: no processing occurs when input is silent.
* Settings window now loads faster.
* (Bug fix): in some plug-in adapters (such as FxPansion's VST to RTAS adapter) the GUI did not display properly when first loaded.
* (Bug fix): when reinstalling the software in another directory, the "skin not found" message was displayed.

V2.1
* Minor UI enhancement for hosts not supporting Windows XP Theme.
* (Bug fix): presets load/save did not always work properly in Sonar 5 for some european versions of Windows XP.

V2.0
* Brand new skinnable graphic user interface using Blue Cat's skinning language v1.2.2.
* Advanced MIDI control with customizable parameters curve response and MIDI learn.
* All parameters can now be fine tuned thanks to a text-edit popup window that appears when double clicking on user interface widgets.
* User Manual accessible from plug-in UI.
* Warning: because it now supports MIDI events, the DirectX plug-in may appear in the "Synth" or "DXi" category instead of "effects" in some hosts (such as Cakewalk Sonar). If it does not appear in you host, you might want to use our DXi Manager to de-activate MIDI features.
* Warning: this new version breaks the presets compatibility, and is thus installed as a new plug-in. If you have a previous version installed and do not want to keep it, just uninstall it manually.
Blue Cat's Phaser Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.1 Jan 10, 2014 Windows
New Features:

Copy/paste the plug-in's current state from the presets menu using the system clipboard.

Improvements:

Reduced the plug-in's memory usage.
Windows VST Installer now remembers where the plug-in was initially installed to simplify upgrades.
(Mac) plug-in version number is now available when using "Get Info" in the Finder.
(Mac) Improved display of Audio Unit parameters in most host applications.

Bug Fixes:

Fixed window frame not showing with Cubase 7.5 (32-bit) on Mac.
(Mac) About window does not show up first in the corner of the screen anymore.
(Win) Alt-Click on a control now resets the value to default in Pro Tools, as expected.
Fixed version number reported to host application for VST and Audio Unit versions.
Blue Cat Audio Blue Cat's Phaser Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.02 Jun 21, 2013 Windows
New Features:

64-bit AAX support for Pro Tools 11.
Audio Suite support for offline processing in Pro Tools (AAX).

Bug Fixes:

Fixed AAX version not showing up in Pro Tools 10.3.5 on Windows.
(RTAS) Fixed parameters control with EUCON control surfaces in Pro Tools.
Fixed user interface issues in Final Cut Pro X.
Fixed compare button issues in Pro Tools.
Mac-VST: Fixed window resize issues on Cubase and Nuendo (Mac).
Mac: Control MIDI settings dialog now brought back to front when already opened in the background.
Blue Cat Audio Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.01 Apr 24, 2012 Windows
Bug Fixes:

AAX/RTAS on Mac: Fixed audio engine freeze or error issue with Pro Tools on some Mac configurations.
AAX on Mac: Fixed compare button that did not work well when using factory presets or any preset created on Windows.
Performance improvement when running under high CPU load for other platforms.
phaser Blue Cat's Phaser v 3.0 Mar 29, 2012 Windows
New Features:

New user interface.
New integrated presets manager:
Load/save presets from the plug-in's user interface.
Organize presets with folders.
Customize the default preset.
Exchange presets easily.
Automation range and response curve can now be customized for each parameter.
Automation and MIDI settings (channel, MIDI learn etc.) are now accessible from the main user interface.
AAX plug-in format is now also supported on Windows.

Improvements:

Plug-in name has been shortened for a clearer display in mixer view for most host applications.
The plug-in now appears in the "Modulation" category in Pro Tools.
Changed the default VST install path on Windows.
Improved default response curve for automation and MIDI control.
Added new presets.
Improved value display in fine edit window.
Improved user manual.
This product now includes both the mono and stereo versions.

Optimizations and Performance Improvements:

Reduced VST plug-in loading time.
Improved parameters precision (now stored as 64-bit).
More compact presets format (uses less space and loads faster).
Smaller binaries on Mac (dropped PowerPC support).

Bug Fixes:

Fixed presets-related crashes in Cubase on Mac.
Fixed user interface display issues in Wavelab on Mac.

Note: this new version can be installed side by side with the previous version for backward compatibility reasons: installing this new version won't break your previous projects.
phasing Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.63 Feb 10, 2011 Windows
* Fixed keyboard focus stealing issue in Pro Tools and several other host applications.
* 64-bit Mac VST support.
effect Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.5 Nov 20, 2009 Windows
* Factory presets are now available from the plugin menu.
* RTAS plugin format support (final beta stage - currently available with the Free Pack only)
* Mac: fixed keyboard/mouse focus issues in some hosts.
* Mac: fixed user interface crashes in some hosts, when used with particular display settings.
* Mac-AU: fixed user interface resizing issue when changing skin in some hosts (Logic).
* Mac-AU: fixed settings lost issue when doing offline rendering in some applications.
vintage Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.4 Sep 22, 2009 Windows
* New Windows Installer (much faster install, improved upgrades).
* Bug Fix (PC): Cubase freezes when loading a preset using a different skin while the plugin window is open.
* Blue Cat's Skinning Language 1.6.1 support.
download Blue Cat's Phaser v 2.3 Feb 6, 2009 Windows
V2.3
* First Mac version.
* New skins with enhanced usability and new look and feel.
* New toolbar to access main features.
* Undo/Redo.
* Import/Export presets in a host and platform independent format.
* Smooth Bypass: activate/deactivate the plugin with absolutely no noise.
* Improved parameters display in host application and settings window.
* Performance improvements.

V2.2
* Now supports Blue Cat's Skinnning language 1.2.4.
* Parameters can be fine tuned when the shift key is down.
* CPU efficiency improvement: no processing occurs when input is silent.
* Settings window now loads faster.
* (Bug fix): in some plug-in adapters (such as FxPansion's VST to RTAS adapter) the GUI did not display properly when first loaded.
* (Bug fix): when reinstalling the software in another directory, the "skin not found" message was displayed.

V2.1
* Minor UI enhancement for hosts not supporting Windows XP Theme.
* (Bug fix): presets load/save did not always work properly in Sonar 5 for some european versions of Windows XP.

V2.0
* Brand new skinnable graphic user interface using Blue Cat's skinning language v1.2.2.
* Advanced MIDI control with customizable parameters curve response and MIDI learn.
* All parameters can now be fine tuned thanks to a text-edit popup window that appears when double clicking on user interface widgets.
* User Manual accessible from plug-in UI.
* Warning: because it now supports MIDI events, the DirectX plug-in may appear in the "Synth" or "DXi" category instead of "effects" in some hosts (such as Cakewalk Sonar). If it does not appear in you host, you might want to use our DXi Manager to de-activate MIDI features.
* Warning: this new version breaks the presets compatibility, and is thus installed as a new plug-in. If you have a previous version installed and do not want to keep it, just uninstall it manually.
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