CLARENDON HILLS, IL, MAY 7, 2015 - Looking for a solution that would allow them to more easily mic pastors and performers of all statures, the audio team at Christian Church of Clarendon Hills (CCCH) recently turned to DPA Microphones' d:screet Necklace Microphone. This marks the first known HOW application for the company's latest miniature mic, which recently won a TEC Award....More
— New videos cover mic techniques for various instruments including banjo, brass instruments, dobro, mandolin, organ, piano, saxophone, small ensembles, stereo techniques, strings and woodwinds —...More
With projection technology continually evolving, we thought it would be illuminating to touch base with a few visual designers who work in various aspects of the business and see what gear they've added to their toolboxes.
Production Resource Group, L.L.C. (PRG) today announced that it has agreed to acquire the XL Video Group, one of the largest providers of premier multi-market video services. PRG Chairman & CEO Jeremiah J. Harris and Lucas Covers, the Group CEO of XL Video jointly made the announcement....More
Philips Vari-Lite is proud to announce that the new VL4000 BeamWash luminaire is now shipping worldwide. The VL4000 BeamWash combines stunning Wash capabilities with intense Beam functionality and the ability to produce a powerful, collimated Shaft of light all without the need to change lenses. Using a Philips 1200W lamp, one single fixture can now achieve multiple creative looks through its 43,000 lumens of output and amazing optics making it the beast of any lighting rig....More
ESCONDIDO, CA - VUE Audiotechnik is pleased to introduce Distribuidora JC LO as its exclusive sales and support partner throughout Mexico. Led by CEO José Luis Olvera Ricaño, JC LO specializes in promoting high-quality audio equipment to the wide range of applications in the Mexican entertainment industry....More
Delivering on user requests, wysiwyg lighting design software just got more realistic with the new Footprint Focus simulation in Live mode.
Focus can be pre-visualized and pre-cued so ‘What You See Is What You Get’ on stage!
Members who wish to join the beta test programme, are encouraged to contact email@example.com....More
— Like its V1 counterpart, HoverDeck™ V2 reduces coloration from floor resonance by decoupling the setup of a drummer or percussionist from the structure, resulting in a tighter, purer sound for both studio and FOH —
New York, May 1, 2015 – Hunter Douglas recently implemented a PixelFLEX FLEXLite LED video tiles installation for their intimate, eye-catching window treatment display in the front window of Gracious Home, a Manhattan home décor store....More
PAUL, Minnesota — Even in the depths of January, Red Bull’s Crashed Ice event in St. Paul, Minn., drew more than 100,000 people to a weekend of after-dark competitive ice cross downhill skating. Spread out over three square miles of the city center, the massive track and viewing area required hundreds of HARMAN Martin Professional fixtures to be properly lit. Lighting Designer Paul Guthrie of Toss Film + Design Inc. was brought in by Red Bull to lead the layout and design of all the lighting fixtures for the event....More
The new Platinum FLX is a 3-in-1 hybrid fixture that acts as a spot, beam, or wash light. Its 470W Philips™ MSD Platinum 20R lamp emits up to 23,000 lumens, an output comparable to many 1,200W fixtures....More
BUENA PARK, Calif.—Multiple Grammy Award-winning recording artist Natalie Cole headlined Valparaiso University’s 30th annual Jazz Fest. The Festival took place in mid-April in the Athletics–Recreation Center of the Indiana university....More
The VL4000 BeamWash luminaire combines wash and beam functions: its wash mode providing an even wash with variable hot spot/edge control, its beam mode with a 4º to 40º beam angle, and a shaft mode that outputs a collimated shaft, without the need to change lenses....More
The dot2 range comprises three lighting consoles (dot2 core, dot2 XL-F, and dot2 XL-B), two playback expansion wing solutions (dot2 F-wing and dot2 B-wing), and the dot2 Node4 (1K) network output node....More
FRANKFURT, GERMANY – What better way to launch a groundbreaking audio product that to highlight it with a glittering display from state-of-the-art lighting products. That was the thinking of Martin Audio when it called upon a collection of ÉPIX and Nexus fixtures to add extra glitter to an already dazzling launch event for its revolutionary CDD installation series of loudspeakers....More
The VP-772 is an eight-input 4K dual scaler with seamless video switching and special effects transitions, designed for projection and display systems at live events, churches, auditoriums, conference rooms, boardrooms, hotels, and production studios....More
Barco now offers a full range of media servers that offer show automation. Available in four models—XHD-400, XHD-402, XHD-404, and XHD-200—the servers are suitable for rental and staging applications and 3D projection mapping, while they can also be used for fixed installations....More
Innovative UK LED lighting manufacturer i-Pix launched the latest version of its inventive Db1, a revolutionary new hybrid video and lighting projector that harnesses i-Pix’ proprietary Light Valve Video Projector (LVVP -- Technology) at Prolight+Sound this year....More
Jerry Trojan, CFO and executive vice president of Syncrolite, is responsible for many of the day-to-day operations of the company, which has been undergoing some changes since the death of its founder Jack Calmes in January 2015....More