Visual Synthesizer

VS allows you to easily create visuals that react to music

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Visual effects from music, audio or MIDI.

Take your music to another dimension with a world of captivating visuals. VS - Visual Synthesizer makes it easy to express your sound optically, in a highly customisable way.

Visual Synthesizer VS from Imaginando has a lot of shaders and materials to play with

VS - Visual Synthesizer multi-layered shader system allows you to create complex compositions by blending dynamic graphical elements using powerful controls.


Trigger, change and modulate parameters from both audio and MIDI sources, to inject movement into each layer’s "polyphonic visual voices". From ambient geometric loops, to rhythmically pulsating patterns, VS extensive modulation options ensure you are always in control.

Trailer of Visual Synthesizer from Imaginando. Best tool for VJ (veejay) for beginners.
VS - Visual Synthesizer Features

Features

  • 8 Polyphonic visual layers
  • 4 voices per layer
  • 50 built-in materials
  • 1 background layer with solid color/image/video (no modulations)
  • 4 LFO’s
  • 2 EG’s
  • 4 Dual-mode audio input as modulators (peak and band)
  • Built-in video recording feature
  • Syphon (Mac OS)
  • Spout (Windows) output
  • NDI output

Shaders



The core of VS - Visual Synthesizer is a collection of graphical shaders called materials, which render procedurally generated geometry in real time, based on each material's set of unique parameters. VS comes loaded with 50 beautifully hypnotic materials for you to customise and combine, to create mesmerising displays. Be inspired and get up and running in an instant too, thanks to the factory bank of presets created by audio-visual new media artist Perplex On!

Visual Synthesizer VS from Imaginando has a nice panel preview to easily choose presets

Polyphonic Visual Voices


We’re taking polyphony into the visual domain with the concept of VS' polyphonic ‘visual voices’. Just like pressing multiple piano keys produces the sound of several notes together, each VS layer can display multiple visual voices of it’s material.

Layers


VS - Visual Synthesizer layer-based rendering engine allows you to stack and blend 8 material layers, on top of a custom background image/video layer, with the ability to access and control all layer parameters for a deeply customizable range of creative possibilities.

Visual Synthesizer VS from Imaginando has multiple layers to bring more power to your visual effects

Open the DAW to a world of visuals



Aswell as a standalone app, VS - Visual Synthesizer comes in a range of plugin formats, which can be run inside a DAW like Ableton, to react directly to your compositions, live in realtime. In terms of MIDI interaction, this gives you huge potential to create amazing visuals right inside your DAW.

Visual Synthesizer VS from Imaginando can be used as standalone or as VST plugin for visual effects by reacting to your music

Get started in your DAW


In less than 15 minutes


How to use Visual Synthesizer VS with Ableton Live


How to use with Ableton Live

How to use Visual Synthesizer with FL Studio


How to use with FL Studio

How to use Visual Synthesizer with Bitwig


How to use with Bitwig

Perplex On helped on creating presets for Visual Synthesizer from Imaginando
Perplex On is a new media artist more focused on visual effects and audio.

We’ve worked with the awesome new media artist Perplex On to bring you a factory bank of presets bursting with creative ideas to get you started, easy to adapt and make into your own style.

Expansion Packs

Retina Refill by Perplex On

Retina Refill by Perplex On

Refresh and restock your textural palette with a new set of Perplex On presets. Blur the lines between man and machine, with a glitchy fusion of organic and digital worlds.

9.99 EUR

Textural Memories by Perplex On

Textural Memories by Perplex On

Elevate your creative journey with a mesmerizing infusion of emotive textures! Immerse yourself in a captivating blend of organic and digital realms as you redefine the boundaries of your visual expression.

9.99 EUR

Imaginando user review from Apple Store
mhoman, 08 Sep 2022
Delivers another dimension to music

Not really interested in making videos so I was hoping it could be for use in a live setting using the iPad. To do that ios DAWs would have to be configured for video. Not aware of any but I did have success using screen mirroring to various TV displays using AUM and Camelot Pro. For live use I would think HDMI would be the way to link to external display. Stand alone should save audio file with the patch. Right now the audio file, if you loaded one, stays no matter what patch you bring up. Still gave it 5 stars as it has evolved since release and has so much potential.

Availability

Mobile

Factory Bank with 35 presets
Paid download

Desktop

Up to 5 computers per license
Unlimited time demo
Factory Bank with 35 presets
Requires license to save patches and load patches from saved projects

Requirements

Mac OS

Mac OS 11.0 or higher, compatible 64 bit host DAW which supports VST, VST3 and AU plugin format, plus a minimum of 1 GB of free disk space to install. Product licence activation requires internet connection.

Windows

Windows 10 or higher, compatible 64 bit host DAW which supports VST or VST3 plugin format, plus a minimum of 0.9 GB of free disk space to install. Product licence activation requires internet connection.

iOS

Requires iOS 14.0 or higher. At least 850 Mb of free space.