Make your project sound like aliens

There is an interesting effect in Audacity called “Wahwah”.  It over exaggerates the vibrations of the sound and, at least in my mind, makes a sound reminiscent of a flying space ship or aliense beaming down to earth.  First, you must import your audio.

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Next, highlight the audio to which you would like to apply the effect.  In this case, I applied the effect to the entire audio.

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Under the “Effects” tab, choose “Wahwah”.

 

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The control window manages the settings for the effect.  The main component is the LFO Frequency.  The Depth percentage and Resonance effect the pitch of the vibrations

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