REEDSBURG, WI, AUGUST 11, 2015 — Video Devices, a brand of video products developed by Sound Devices, LLC, expands its FileSafe feature with software update 1.4.4 to ensure that its customers’ files are secure. Video Devices newest PIX-E Series of recording field monitors are now equipped with FileSafe in its firmware. If drives are unintentionally removed or power is lost during recording, FileSafe recovers the video and audio files....More
August 6, 2015 · Ventura, Calif. – Audio specialist Powersoft announced a significant expansion in its network of U.S. sales representatives as it looks to continue fulfilling increased customer demand across the touring, installation and event broadcast markets. Effective immediately, the company announces the appointment of four new sales representative firms, increasing the company’s reach into the Ohio Valley, the Pacific Northwest, Northern California and the Ark-La-Tex regions....More
How do you control a new frontier? The rise of LED luminaires is changing the way that lighting designers are able to think about color. As Source Four® LED Series 2 and other luminaires increasingly replace gelled incandescent lights, rigs may be streamlined, but design opportunities and complexities grow exponentially. When any hue can be mixed at any moment and different LED mixes of the same color can achieve different onstage effects, designers and programmers may find themselves oversaturated with color choices.
ETC’s latest Eos®-family software update addresses these challenges head on, providing unprecedented color-control options and a wide range of new features that allow users to adapt their workflows for an evolving art form....More
August 5, 2015 · Santa Monica, Calif. – When mastering engineer Glenn Schick found himself missing out on projects in his Atlanta-based studio because he had to attend a high profile awards show in Los Angeles, he realized he needed a new workflow that would allow him to continue his mastering work on the go. “I was thinking to myself, ‘Man, if I only had a portable setup it would be great to knock out a job in my hotel room’,” he recalls. He soon began assembling a travel-ready system based on the industry leading clocking technology of Antelope Audio’s Isochrone 10M and the high-quality output and input of Antelope’s Pure2 Mastering AD/DA Converter and Clock....More
Christie, the leader in visual and audio technologies, is proud to once again be a Platinum-level sponsor at the 42nd International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (SIGGRAPH) taking place August 9-13 at the Los Angeles Convention Center....More
LOS ANGELES, AUGUST 5, 2015 — In partnership with Dutch classical recording company Pentatone, Boston-based production house Soundmirror was recently chosen to coordinate the digital recordings of composer John Corigliano’s The Ghosts of Versailles, performed by the Los Angeles Opera at the LA Opera House’s Dorothy Chandler Pavilion....More
Lighting designer Andrew Voller has released a new update of his industry leading Moving Light Assistant software. Moving Light Assistant is an application designed to document both the physical setup and programming information for moving light rigs commonly used in the entertainment industry....More
MADISON, WI, AUGUST 4, 2015 — Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) recently decided to upgrade their video production recording tools, picking the Video Devices’ rack-mounted PIX 250i. Remote truck engineer in charge Russ Awe, and his production team, selected the file-based video deck based on their experience with the PIX 240i and the company’s reputation for superior video recording and precision monitoring....More
Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 2015 — Roland’s Professional A/V division announces the M-5000C Live Mixing Console. The M-5000C is the newest addition to the growing line of O.H.R.C.A.-based consoles from Roland that provide powerful features at an affordable price point....More
BUENA PARK, Calif.—Originally built in 1830, the historical Apalachin Tavern in upstate New York has been reborn as the Ransom Steele Tavern, filling a hole in this neck of the woods by providing a place to eat, drink, and listen to bluegrass/blues folk music....More
REEDSBURG, WI, JULY 29, 2015 — Video Devices, a brand of video products developed by Sound Devices, LLC, is pleased to announce that its PIX-E5 4K recording monitor and SpeedDrive™, a recording and file-delivery accessory, are now shipping....More
Fremont, California, USA - July 27, 2015 - Blackmagic Design today announced that the public beta of DaVinci Resolve 12, its professional editing and color correction software, is now available for download from the Blackmagic Design website.
In addition, Blackmagic Design today announced new naming for the DaVinci Resolve product line, plus extra “secret” features that were not included in the original launch and are being publicly disclosed for the first time today....More
Just a few days to go till the Rental & Staging Roadshow on Wednesday, 29 July 2015 at Metropolitan Pavilion, NYC. AV Stumpfl will be exhibiting and showing the entire range of high-performance multimedia and control systems, screens and accessories for the event, rental and staging markets in the Americas.
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ALDLAUBERSHEIM, GERMANY – Solid State Logic, the world’s leading manufacturer of advanced technology for creative audio professionals is proud to announce that MEGA AUDIO, the noted German pro audio distributor, has added the SSL Live range of consoles as their new distribution line for digital live-sound consoles to their portfolio of products for Germany....More
At LDInnovation & Technology Conference, Andrea Michaels of Extraordinary Events and Greg Christy of Brite Ideas lead this session with panelists David Merrell of AOO Events, Nick Robinson of MGM Events, and Fabian Yeager of Yeager Design....More