Navigating: Home » VST/AU/AAX Plugins » Filter Effects » The OrbFilter by AudioThing (Plugin Review) The OrbFilter by AudioThing (Plugin Review) Posted on by Exclusivemusicplus OrbFilter by AudioThing $49.00 8.5 Ease of Use 9.0/10 Clean Intuitive Interface 8.0/10 Features 8.5/10 Get OrbFilter by AudioThing Disclosure: When you buy through our links, we may get a commission at zero cost to you.The Orb Filter by AudioThing is one of the neatest, intuitive and simple Filter plugin I have ever seen and used, I’ll have to admit that this filter has been built with a clean GUI in mind, much better than FilterFreak interfaces, not saying SoundToys FilterFreak is bad, but this one is much better in terms of interface and easiness. Let’s go over its features… The Orb Filter is built to simulate the characteristic of the human voice, which means it is a formant filter where several prominent bands of frequency determine the phonetic quality of a vowel, so the Orb can transform any sound into a vowel-like formant-filtered sound. It features a set of three bandpass filters and three LFOs which give you an option to modulate the Vowel, the Emphasis/Resonance of the formants, and the Drift, which can shift up or down the frequencies of each formant. You can also create your own set of vowels by changing names and frequency for each vowel/formant, which is super awesome. Going further, each sector of the orb represent a Vowel, which can be changed by clicking on the vowel name in each sector, for example, the image below represents the number of custom Vowels you have out of the box: If you feel the need, you can change each vowel name and frequency for the three formants, also, each custom vowels set will be saved in a preset, this way, you can create as many as possible by saving to a new preset. The Orb is different from your normal stock plugin filters, you can experiment and create exciting drama in your music, enjoy away! Video Overview ►Key Features: Three Band Pass Filters (ZDF design) Vowel Sets: Male, Female, Child, and Custom 3 LFOs (destinations: Vowel, Emphasis, and Drift) Lightweight on CPU Preset system with randomizer Formats: VST, AU, and AAX (32/64bit) Platforms: OSX, Windows ►System Requirements: Mac: OSX 10.6.8 or later Win: Windows XP SP2 or later 2 GB RAM / 500 MB HD Screen resolution: 1024×768 VST2, AU and AAX 32-bit or 64-bit host Intel Core 2 Duo 2GHz / AMD Athlon 64 or equivalent Get OrbFilter by AudioThing Useful Related posts:Philteroid - (Free Dual Filter Vst Plugin)AudioThing - Filterjam (Free Multi-Band Filter)WOW 2 (Filter) by Sugar Bytes (Plugin Review) Post navigation Previous:The Best Free & Paid [Filter Effecfts] VST/AU/AAX Plugin Next:WOW 2 (Filter) by Sugar Bytes (Plugin Review) Comment policy: Respectful and beneficial comments are welcome with full open hands. However, all comments are manually moderated and those that doesn't relate with what the passage is saying or offensive comments would be deleted. Thanks for understanding! Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me via e-mail if anyone answers my comment.