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Jands Vista Lighting Console and Arkaos Media Server Training at LDI

A.C. Lighting will provide two full days of both introductory and advanced programming training sessions.

Digital Signage Expo 2015 to Present Network Operators Strategy Summit

Collaborative "idea exchange" session will invite attendees to share lessons learned since the launch of their networks, including mistakes to be avoided

St Louis-based Cignal Systems/Logic Systems to Host Nexo Speaker Tour

Products to be included in the demonstrations are Nexo STM Line Array (M46, M28, B112, S118B, NUAR Rack) and the new Geo M620/M6B Compact Loudspeaker Series.


Chauvet Professional Intro’s LED Fixtures That Can Run Off Incandescent Dimming Systems

Each of the new fixtures has a built-in auto-sensor that determines which type of power the unit is receiving and instantly adjusts without requiring any action on the end-user’s part.

Detroit’s Ward Church Makes a Joyful Noise With Renkus-Heinz

After a new worship director was hired, the church decided to start a fourth, mainstream contemporary service that featured a more driving and progressive rock musical style.

Yamaha Presentation Room Set for Parsons Audio Expo

Parsons Audio will hold its annual Audio Expo at the Dedham, MA, Thursday, November 6.

ADJ’s New Fog Fury Faze Offers Affordable Haze for Houses of Worship

A low-cost alternative to oil-based haze machines, it utilizes water-based fog juice and ADJ’s advanced fog machine technology.

Tom Petty and the Future of Church Sound

Former Church Tech Director and FOH Engineer, Robert Scovill on the new EAW Anya Loudspeaker System on the recent Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Hypnotic Eye Tour.

J. R. Clancy Welcomes Back Two Employees

Company announces the return of two top-performing associates to its sales and product development staff.

Chauvet Professional Used To Create New Design At Minnesota’s River of Life Church

“They didn’t necessarily need a full rock concert, but movement and color to convey a dynamic and upbeat message.”

Shure Introduces New Entry-Level Personal Monitor Systems: PSM 300

PSM 300 has two offerings, one easy-to-use system designed for entry-level users, and a professional system with more advanced features and performance.

Mackie Introduces New DL32R Digital Live Sound Mixer with iPad Control

New system delivers complete wireless control of a powerful 32-channel digital mixing platform

DVDO Announces Air3C and Air3C-PRO WirelessHD Adapters

Company announces the industry’s first wireless HD solutions, delivering full 1080p60 HD content from HDMI and DVI sources to video displays.

Avid Debuts Pro Tools S3 Desktop Control Surface

The compact form factor is built to fit into any space, making Pro Tools S3 ideal for small project studios or on-the-go music and post mixing.

Decksaver Covers Now Available For Presonus,  Behringer, and Allen & Heath Consoles

Impact-resistant Polycarbonite covers are designed to protect your investment

Waves Audio Announces Waves Tracks Live

Multi-track recording software is created for live sound engineers for capturing live performances.

Blackmagic Design Announces Atem Switcher Software Update 6.1

New features include camera control for copying color settings across cameras, white balance display and synchronized fading of audio and video using fade to black.

Audio-Technica Offering Rebates on Select System 10 Digital Wireless Systems

Operating in the 2.4 GHz range, System 10 avoids TV and DTV interference, offering a cost-effective, high-fidelity wireless solution for houses of worship

Vibrant Color Shines at Walnut Ridge Baptist Church Near Dallas

Gemini Light Sound & Video install 74 high-powered Showline SL Par 150 Zoom LED Luminaires from Philips Entertainment

ChurchMix to Help Train Church Sound Engineers

New interactive site helps both the rookie volunteer and the experienced pro as they serve in the ministry of mixing sound.

Woodinville, Washington’s St. Louise Parish Picks Tectonic Plates

Tectonic Audio Labs and design/install firm Definitive Audio collaborate to solve perennial audio problems for St. Louise Parish

ETC Adds Budget-friendly ColorSource PAR to its LED lineup

ColorSource PAR users can benefit from the color calibration that ETC does on all its LED luminaires.

Mega Systems Mega Pro Sessions in Tulsa and Oklahoma City

Hands on Enlighten lighting control training and lighting and video product showcases coming up October 20 and 22nd.

Riedel Artist Intercom Connects Communications for Atlanta’s 12Stone Church

Multi-campus live intercom system enables real-time collaboration

DPA Microphones Brings d:screet Omnidirectional Miniature Necklace Microphone to WFX 2014

Mic can be mounted and removed quickly several times by untrained talent without assistance from sound expert --- which is often the case in Christmas productions.

Elite Screens to Show Innovative New Portable Video Projection Screens at WFX

The company says portable (free-standing) screens are providing innovative new solutions for use in church sanctuaries and stage productions.

Renkus-Heinz in Dallas for WFX and Annual LSI Loudspeaker Demo

On display will be an assortment of the company's newest and most innovative technologies, including the award-winning Varia-i modular point source line array, as well as an active demonstration of the Iconyx Experience with the IC16-R-II digitally steered line array system.

Piksel Faith Brings Educational Tech Seminar and Digital Church Solutions to WFX 2014

Company to present one-hour session titled “How Tech Leaders Can Build An Effective Digital Strategy” at WFX

Point Source Audio Announces Free Mic Cases for 
Church Attendees at WFX 2014

Point Source Audio's new CO-PCH mic case stores two to four mics, including the headset style.

Emmanuel Community Church Engages Worshipers With Chauvet Professional

CSD installed a new all-LED lighting system at Emmanuel Community’s Worship Center and Family Life Center, both of which host services on Sundays.

Rose Brand Contest Offers A Free Custom Main Stage Curtain Valued Up To $10,000

Rose Brand will judge the applicants based on a combination of creativity and entertainment value of the video.

ADJ Returns to WFX 2014 With Affordable Lighting Solutions For Any Size Sanctuary

After a great show last year, ADJ returns to WFX 2014 with a focus on providing lighting solutions for any size church, on any budget.

Free WFX Expo Passes for Churches

WFX offering unlimited expo-only passes for churches and 10% off full conference registration for Church Production readers

Shure Adds Mark Rahilly to U.S. Sales Team

Formerly with Shure sales rep firm Richard Dean and Associates and Harman territory manager

DPA Microphones Expands Sales Force

U.S. office welcomes three new Area Sales Manager and promotes new General Manager

Chauvet Professional and Iluminarc Offer “Learning Experience” At WFX

In addition to showcasing its latest lighting fixtures and LED video panels, the company will be offering guests a comprehensive learning experience with product demos and educational sessions.

Mega Pro Sessions Training & Product Showcase Coming to Oklahoma City

Hands on event for Enlighten lighting control training October 22

Mega Pro Sessions Training and Product Showcase Dates in California

Enlighten lighting control training offered in San Francisco, Calif., Sept. 22 and in Sacramento, Calif., Sept. 24th

Martin Audio MLA Mini Lifts Spirits At Chicago’s IDC Church

The installed audio system includes two four-block MLA Mini arrays driven by MSX mini sub power plants.

Ross Video Adds Features to Carbonite Production Switcher

Carbonite v10.0 new features include the ability to ‘fly’ any key source by utilizing Carbonite’s powerful DVE’s (including Chroma Keys).

Presonus Intro’s Software-controlled Rackmount Mixers

New rack-mount Active Integration digital mixers are scalable, compact, and 100 percent recallable.

Chauvet Helps Paragon 360
 Revitalize Cottage Hill Baptist Stage

Controlling costs was obviously very important, but the real value of the redesign was in the welcoming modern look it gave the church's stage.

Plano, Texas-based Chase Oaks Church Selects Point Source Audio Series8 Headset Mics

“Our old headsets were continually snapping. It was very frustrating,” recounts Chase Oak’s Audio Engineer Kevin Sanchez

Yamaha Intro’s DBR Series and CBR Series Portable Loudspeakers

New line up includes the powered DBR Series and the passive CBR Series.

Meet Elation at WFX

Talk in depth with Elation personnel about the latest in Elation’s energy-efficient Platinum Series

Full Compass Hosts Yamaha Nuage Demo, Nuendo Master Class

The Nuage Advanced Production System is a joint collaboration between Yamaha and Steinberg,

Sound Devices Introduces Filesafe Into Rack-mounted Video and Audio Recorders

New Mission-Critical Technology Protects Video and Audio Recordings from Unintentional Drive Removal and Power Loss

Chauvet Professional ColorDash Par-Quad 18Is Installed at Missouri’s Glendale Christian Church

Paragon 360 installs 90 new fixtures plus a stage controller plus various architectural control stations throughout the building.

Aviom Debut’s New Lower Priced Personal Monitor Mixer: The A320

The new A320 offers a 32-channel mix engineer and can be used to mix up to 16 mono or stereo channels and offers more precise mixing control and improved sound while preserving the simplicity of available on earlier models.

Bose Professional Systems Offers RoomMatch Demo Sessions Near Houston

Arena and theatre demos of Bose RoomMatch Array Loudspeaker system in Cypress, Texas, September 9, 2014

DPA Microphones Announces Competition—How Do You Wear Yours?

Company launches d:screet Necklace Microphone contest. The top 100 inventive applications for the mic will win.

Point Source Audio to Show New Lower-Cost Digigram Video Encoder at WFX

With flexible input options and compatibility with leading web streaming providers, this latest addition to Digigram’s encoder line is ideal for increasingly popular streaming applications for live video, live distribution of religious services, corporate, sporting, or news events; the creation of WebTV; and live education via e-learning.

Protolight Modernizes New “Compass Kids Center” with Chauvet

Team also hurdles beam issues with new ground-supported truss system.

Piksel Merges Legacy Brands into New Religious Division, Piksel Faith

Enables congregation growth online with powerful on-demand video and live streaming services

Next Level Church Chooses Aviom’s A360 Personal Mixers

Both campuses of the church rely on Aviom’s A360 Personal Mixers for each of the seven services they offer weekly to a total of 3,400 people.

d&b audiotechnik Deploys Open Control Architecture (OCA)

Being an open public communications standard, the target is for a common language that all pro audio manufacturers can use.

Nexo Geo Creates Powerful Surge

Dallas, Georgia’s Westridge Church produces Surge summer camp with help from Sound Works Productions

Sennheiser Introduces “Praise Pack” Microphone Bundle

Praise Pack Is Tailored for the Needs of Small and Medium Sized Churches, Consisting of Four e 835 Dynamic Microphones Housed in Specially Embroidered Gator Case

Barbizon LIghting Names New Sales Manager for Florida Offices

Experience includes major audio and lighting companies in Florida and Caribbean markets

Hall Research Announces SC-12BT Multi-Format Video Scaler

New unit offers VGA, HDMI and HDBaseT outputs to meet a variety of installation requirements.

300+ More Reasons You Should Attend WFX 2014

For the first time ever, WFX will be just two days in 2014 and will include over 40 Hands-On Training classes and more than 90 conference sessions

Austin Ridge Bible Church Embraces Pivitec iDevices

Church is unify their monitor mixing systems across all three of their venues.

Louisiana Church Rethinks Lighting With Porche’ 
Advanced Systems and Chauvet Professional

Static LED fixtures provide the colors and the coverage on stage, without the cost associated with having a lot of movers.

Energy-Efficient Elation LED Lighting Installed at Louisiana’s Parkview Baptist Church

Elation rep firm Professional Sound and Lighting Products provide demo, design and logistics

Multi-Campus Record and Playback Streamlined by Video Devices Pix 260i

Production video recorder helps Minneapolis multi-site rebroadcast Saturday night’s sermon on Sunday morning

Osram to Acquire Entertainment Lighting Company Clay Paky

“Clay Paky is a selective addition and improves the position of the specialty lighting business unit in a highly attractive market”, says Wolfgang Dehen, chief executive officer of Osram.


Chauvet Professional At Tennessee’s Cokesbury United Methodist 

Mega church operates three distinct campuses that draw over 3,500 worshipers every week with a blend of traditional and contemporary services

ETC Purchases Vortek Rigging Division of Daktronics

All Vortek rigging products will be integrated into ETC’s rigging portfolio and operations will be consolidated with ETC’s primary manufacturing locations in Wisconsin by the year’s end.

Digico to Merge with Allen&Heath, Calrec

James Gordon will become Group CEO supported by a strong and talented management from across the new group.

Blackmagic Design Atem Camera Control Now Available

Now customers with ATEM production switchers can control their cameras via the SDI connection

Kenrick Brothers Wrap Filming On Anticipated Fifth Movie

Faith Film From Creators of Courageous Highlights Power of Prayer, a Regular Practice for Nine of 10 Americans Recognized in Internet Retailer’s Top 1000

Specializing in high-quality audiovisual equipment, Kingdom makes list of top ecommerce sites in US and Canada

Southeastern University Broadcast Majors Televise Talk Show with Panasonic AK-AC3800 Studio Cameras

Fiber-backed cameras used for all-level classroom instruction and feed live video for IMAG to largest event space on campus

Hall Research UH-1BTX Extender Certified by HDBase T Alliance

The UH-1BTX extends HDMI to 330 ft (100m) on a single Cat6 cable.

Christ Chapel Bible Church Looks Up To L-Acoustics

System discovered at sound system shootout at the WFX Worship Facilities Conference & Expo. Electro Acoustics specifies and installs four-array Karai/SB18i rig for main sanctuary

High-Energy Worship at The Crossing Church in Las Vegas Driven by Meyer Sound JM-1P & 1100-LFC

System installed in 1,800-seat room relies on four main clusters of JM-1P loudspeakers


Sony Signs Pro Audio Industry Veteran Greg McVeigh to Artist Relations Agreement

Focus on Broadening Awareness of Sony Pro Audio and Digital Wireless Technologies

DPA Microphones Announces Trade-Up to d:fine Rebate Promo

Participants will receive a $100 mail-in rebate for every purchase of select d:fine Headset Microphones.

Yamaha Brings Nuage Road Tour and Nuendo Masterclass to SoCal

Get the latest news, tips and tricks in Nuendo, plus get hands on with Yamaha's Nuage, the dedicated, scalable, DAW control surface/recording mixer for Nuendo.

Sound Productions Opens Event- Showroom Training & Educational Facility

Workshops and product training events with guidance from trained audio pros

Chauvet Professional Helps Bring New Life To “Old” Church Campus

“If you think fitting a total upgrade into a $70,000 budget was tricky, you’re absolutely right,” says Duke DeJong, CCI Solutions.

Haivision Releases New Streaming Solution Suite for Multi-Site Churches

New Haivision Connect DVR service brings together multi-site churches with time-shifted multi-screen broadcasts

New Wave of Products and Features from Analog Way

The company introduced ten new products along with a great many new features to existing processors at the recent InfoComm Show.

Saddleback Upgrades LED Video Walls with Absen

With anticipated attendance of 35,000 people for Easter weekend at the Lake Forest campus alone, the Saddleback leadership team decided in late March it was time to upgrade their LED walls

Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems (YCAS) Expands

YCAS grows with the addition of four industry veterans.

Faith Church Makes Quick Move with GC Pro

NW Indiana's multi-site Faith Church moves to a new location on a tight deadline. GC Pro helps convert a reverberant rented gym into a highly intelligible worship space.

Technical Innovation Wins 2014 Integration Award for Best House of Worship Project

Commercial Integrator and Tech Decisions Integration Award (Best House of Worship Project) for Multi-Campus Live Video Expansion at 12Stone.


ADJ Debuts Ultra HEX Par 3

New wash fixture offers three 10W six-in-one Hex LEDs and 63 built-in color macros.

Allen & Heath Launches Qu Upgrade With V1.5 Firmware Release

New V1.5 introduces DCA Groups, custom channel naming, flexible dSnake output patching, improved routing for studio recording applications, and additional MIDI control soft keys.

Reach Communications Adds Nexo STM Line Array To Arsenal

Tries out new rig at Unite National Day of Prayer and Joyful Noise festivals

Cross Pointe Church in Georgia Upgrades to Meyer Sound MICA & 1100-LFC

Installation complemented by Avid Profile and D-Show consoles, Waves and McDSP processing plug-ins, and Shure in-ear monitoring

Chauvet LIghting Enriches Stage at Nashville’s “Tokens” 2014 Season Opening

LD Greg Persinger of Vivid Illumination relies on quick color changes with Chauvet DJ

Radial Engineering to Acquire Jensen Transformers, Inc.

Jensen joins the Radial group of companies along with Reamp, Tonebone, Primacoustic and Hafler.

Catalina Church, Tucson, Drives Triple-Screen Projection with TripleHead2Go

External multi-monitor adapter revitalizes stage and enhances audience engagement

Introducing D Series by Lab.gruppen

Lab.gruppen engineers describe the D Series as an amplifier platform that offers ‘genuinely open interoperability’ – a product that can integrate seamlessly with a wide range of digital audio and control protocols – bringing unique features and performance capabilities to virtually any high performance fixed-install project.

Community Professional Loudspeakers Introduces I Series

New I Series intended to allow designers to realize their goals for even coverage and great sound while providing architects and owners with a loudspeaker array that blends well with a facility’s interior design.



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