Skip to product information
1 of 1


Waves CLA-3A Compressor / Limiter Plug-in

Waves CLA-3A Compressor / Limiter Plug-in


Regular price $39.99 USD
Regular price Sale price $39.99 USD
Sale Sold out
  • Instant Download
  • Free Wavy Pro Audio Support

The Waves CLA-3A Compressor/Limiter Plug-in is a meticulously modeled emulation of the classic LA-3A optical compressor, developed in collaboration with Grammy-winning mixer Chris Lord-Alge. Renowned for its smooth and transparent compression characteristics, the CLA-3A plug-in offers a versatile solution for adding warmth, depth, and dynamics to your audio tracks.

Explore the features of the Waves CLA-3A Compressor/Limiter Plug-in:

  • Authentic Emulation: Immerse yourself in the unmistakable sound of the Teletronix LA-3A optical compressor, faithfully recreated in digital form. This plug-in captures the sonic essence of the original hardware unit, providing the same smooth compression and musicality that has made the LA-3A a studio staple for decades.

  • Signature Sound: Experience the iconic compression sound of Chris Lord-Alge, renowned for its punch, clarity, and impact. Each preset and processing chain in this plug-in is meticulously crafted by Chris himself, ensuring that you can achieve the same legendary compression tones in your own mixes.

  • Intuitive Controls: Fine-tune your compression settings with ease using the plug-in's intuitive controls for parameters such as gain reduction, peak reduction, and makeup gain. Whether you're smoothing out vocals, gluing together a mix bus, or adding character to individual tracks, the CLA-3A offers responsive adjustments for maximum creative control.

  • Professional Results: Elevate your audio productions with professional-grade compression that meets the highest standards of quality and excellence. With the Waves CLA-3A Compressor/Limiter Plug-in, you can achieve smooth, transparent compression that enhances the dynamics and clarity of your tracks, ensuring they stand out in any musical genre or production context.

Experience the timeless sound of the Waves CLA-3A Compressor/Limiter Plug-in and infuse your productions with the unmistakable warmth and character of the classic LA-3A compressor. Elevate your audio to professional standards, effortlessly enhancing dynamics while maintaining transparency and musicality. Whether you're smoothing vocals, shaping drums, or gluing together your mix, the CLA-3A offers a versatile toolset trusted by Grammy-winning mixer Chris Lord-Alge. Immerse yourself in the world of vintage compression and unlock new creative possibilities with the Waves CLA-3A Plug-in today.

View full details