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Da-Lite to Begin Shipping Wireline Advantage Projection Screen

New product designed for large venues using steel cables instead of black drop

Chauvet Celebrates WFX Honors for Lighting

Ovation ED-190WW Ellipsoidal Wins Best Lighting Product and Best LED Awards

TC Furlong Hosts 5th Digital Console Expo

Free exhibit at Chicago’s Moody Church will feature many manufacturers

40,000 Hear Italian Gospel Choir Through Outline Loudspeakers

500-member choir performs through Online Butterfly Enclosures in the centre of Italy’s second largest city

Telestream’s New Episode 7 Now Available

Video encoding software features performance gains, improved functionality and expanded format support

The Heights Baptist Church Creates Scenes With The Rogue RH1 Hybrid

Church's TD says value with high output, great optics and multiple gobos pushed the lighting choice

Elation Platinum FLX Wins Best Moving Light Award at 2015 WFX Show

Spot/beam/wash moving head with patent-pending dual optical system

For-A Showcases Video Switchers at WFX 2015

Listing line-up of churches currently using For-A equipment

Cadac Debuts CDC Six to the Worship Sector at WFX

New, smaller console features MegaComms, Cadac’s proprietary high definition audio network designed especially for live performance applications.

WFX — Day One Of A Busy Show

Day one of the two-day expo hall event revealed many new products and innovative solutions for growing churches.

DPA Microphones Showcases Range of Worship Facilities Microphones at WFX 2015

Showing d:screet and d:dicate Podium solutions, d:facto Vocal Microphones, d:fine Headset Microphones, and d:screet Necklace Microphone


Sony Equipment Saturates Church of the Highlands

Church's Production Manager Justin Firesheets talks about transition to largely Sony broadcast and A/V gear

Roland Debuts V-1HD High-Definition Video Switcher

Compact, portable mixer with four-channel HD video switching, built-in compositing effects, multichannel audio mixing and more

Altman Lighting Pegasus Series LED Fresnels

Plug directly into theatrical phase cut dimmers whether they are forward or reverse phase

Jensen Transformers Announces Four New ISO-MAX Direct Boxes

Each designed specifically for instruments or laptops and other consumer audio sources

Multi-Channel PESA Xstream Options Featured at WFX 2015

Worship Facilities Expo coming up November 18-19 in Nashville, Tenn.

Raleigh’s Edenton Street UMC Upgrades Three Spaces with Martin Audio CDD and MLA

A historic chapel, youth center and a modernized new site for young metropolitans in the downtown area all include Martin Audio in renovations

The Crossing and Gateway Church Techs to Lead Lighting Seminars at WFX

Sessions sponsored by Chauvet Professional include “Unconventional Lighting” and “Painting an Atmosphere of Worship Through Audio, Video and Lighting”

Waves Audio Announces Waves Central

Activation and installation both done within new interface with no need to download installers

Landru Design Owner Specs Lighting for His Home Church

Says Jands Vista provides cost-effective lighting control for The Fellowship Church

Convergent Design Introduces Apollo

Truly portable multicamera recorder/switcher

Osram Sylvania Announces “Let Kreios Light Your Stage Contest”

Two theatres demonstrating the best need and creativity to win free lighting fixtures

TobyMac Bassist Toddiefunk Brings Mackie FreePlay to Camp Electric

Using the same equipment he uses on the road, Toddiefunk teaches camp kids how he works live events

L-Acoustics’ K2 Makes House-of-Worship Debut at McLean Bible Church

Bauder Audio supplies concert-ready rig for flagship campus of D.C.-area megachurch

ETC Plans ColorSource Demos at WFX

Products targeting small to medium sized houses of worship

Rose Heights Church in Tyler, Texas, Installs Roland M-5000 OHRCA Live Mixing Console

Church integrates console with existing Roland M-48 Personal Mixing system as part of massive upgrade to church’s existing A/V infrastructure

A.C.T Lighting Adds Eurotruss

A.C.T Lighting now exclusive distributor in North America.

Earthworks FlexMics Used for Pope Francis Midday Prayer

RCI Systems upgrades podium microphones in St. Matthew’s Cathedral with Earthworks FM500 FlexMic Podium Microphones

EAW Introduces Anna: New Mid-Size Adaptive 
Performance Loudspeaker Array

Like the company's Anya systems, the new smaller Anna loudspeakers have the ability to readily adapt coverage to any venue geometry in seconds.

Martin Audio MLA Demo Sessions Coming to Nashville

Detailed presentation on MLA loudspeaker technology, software and application

New Mackie Reach All-In-One Professional PA

Ultra-wide coverage, personal monitoring and Bluetooth capable

Renkus-Heinz Announces Plans for WFX Nashville

Booth will feature Iconyx Gen5 and Variai, with IC2's flown at the annual LSI Loudspeaker Demo

QSC Introduces New AcousticPerformance Loudspeaker Models

AP-4122m has coaxial design and 90 degrees of conical DMT coverage with AP-212sw subwoofer specifically designed to complement the full range AcousticPerformance models.

Church on the Move Accelerates with SSL Live

COTM Production Manager Andrew Stone talks about resisting the move to digital and why the L500 made it happen.

Chauvet Professional Unveils RDBA-Lime Color-Mixing Ellipsoidal at LDI

Flat, even field of light for color mixing and output rivaling that of an incandescent fixture

Dallas’ First Baptist Church Gets a Double Portion Of Digico

Prominent Southern Baptist house of worship takes on a second SD7 console as its first dedicated monitor desk, joining an existing SD7 used for FOH mixing

Placentia Presbyterian Church Installs Eiki

Enhanced video performance and attention to aesthetics important to congregation

Creative Stage Lighting Unveils New Online Store

New site accommodates mobile devices, account maintenance features, and cable assembly

Woodstock City Church’s Brandon Thompson Talks in Waves

Explains choice of Waves SoundGrid Technology, Waves Tracks Live, and Waves Plugins

Philips Entertainment introduces the new Showline SL Beam 300FX and the SL Punchlite 220

Two powerful, lightweight and small LED luminaires will be on display at LDI in Booth 1516


ADJ Lighting Announces Open House Events in LA and Miami

A vast array of ADJ’s new products and a chance for free training on DMX and video panels

SES Integration Division Ramps Up With New Locations and Team Members

Focusing primarily on house of worship market projects of all sizes, SES Integration provides turnkey audio, lighting, video, acoustics, and design services

Chauvet Professional Debuts ColoRado1 Solo IP65-Rated Wash

Featuring combo of single-source RGBW LED plus zoom

Gateway Fellowship is First Church to Install New Meyer Sound Leopard

Church with difficult acoustics, and worship services covering everything from pipe organ to contemporary band music

Nashville St Ann’s Modernizes with Mackie DL32R

DL32R enables setups for multiple ensembles, avoiding the need to plug and re-plug for each use.

Prestonwood Church in Dallas Plugs Into Receptor

Dedicated hardware plug-in instrument replaces computers

Pioneer Memorial Church Spreads The Word In HD

Hitachi Z-HD6000 cameras bring improved image quality, rugged design and ease of use

EIKI International Announces EK-800U DLP Projector

12,000 lumen projector with portrait mode and a 5000:1 contrast ratio

St. Louis-Area Church Upgrades Audio with New Roland Live Mixing Console

HOW A/V consultant firm Film Otter, Inc., helps Faith Lutheran Church upgrade Oakville facility with Roland M-5000 OHRCA Live Mixing Console

Saddleback Church’s New Anaheim Campus Goes LED

CCI Solutions and Chauvet Professional assist the transition from portable to permanent as church refurbishes building near Angel Stadium

Kwanglim Church Premieres d&b audiotechnik’s 10D and 30D Amplifiers

South Korean space with a plethora of acoustic challenges achieves democracy for listeners

Martin Audio Hosting Special MLA Training Sessions in Nashville

Learn to design, implement, deploy and maintain an MLA system during November sessions

Renkus-Heinz Launches Rhaon II for Iconyx Gen5

Makes faster and more intuitive setup a reality

WFX Youth and Technology Seminar by Awakening Conference Founder

Awakening Youth With Technology is one of eight seminars Chauvet Professional will be sponsoring at WFX

Audioprof Group International Acquires Majority Share in Community Professional Loudspeakers

Both companies to be developed as standalone entities under the same umbrella respecting individual market focus, customer base, culture and heritage

Total Structures Announces Two Upcoming Training Events

Pointman Summer Road Trip comes to a close and ETCP certified and accredited workshop announced

Dale Pro Audio Hosts House of Worship Seminar

High-end free event introduces public to dealer’s new demo room

First Nexo STM Line Array System Installed at Redmond, Washington-based Overlake Christian Church

Because the space is large, it is also used for regional large-scale Christian concerts and conferences. "Even 125 feet away, you can hear every nuance," says Stephen Weeks, A/V Consultant, Morgan Sound, Inc.

Circle Drive Alliance Church Seizes Opportunity For Lighting Upgrade

Ceiling repairs usher in Chauvet Professional lighting installation in Canada

Dante Audio Networking Injects New Life to Sojourn Church

Benefits of the transition include exceptionally low latency, reduced labor costs and ease of scalability to other locations.

Investing in the Long Term at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Minneapolis system designer says Powersoft M Series brings efficiency, innovation and reliability to audio system

Allen & Heath Launches Qu Chrome Series Consoles

New features including automatic mic mixing, a spectrogram and additional monitor mixes.

Kyle Idleman to Deliver Keynote Address at WFX

Teaching pastor, author and filmmaker shares his approach to life and ministry

LDI Product Training Sessions in Conjunction with A.C. Lighting Inc.

Beginner and advanced level training with exposure to Vista's visual interface and timeline.

QSC TouchMix Control Now Available for Android and iOS Tablets and Smart-phones

Wireless control of all TouchMix functions and features on iOS and Android tablets

Cosmic Truss Expands U-Torm Product Range

Accommodating larger pieces of equipment including high output moving lights, larger loudspeaker, and video projectors

PixelFlex Makes an Impact at World Changers Church New York

Andrew Siu uses FlexLite LED video tiles to help bring the scriptures to life

Grass Valley Unveils XDR Extended Dynamic Range for LDX 86 Series Cameras

Ability to capture action in extreme lighting conditions and shadow without compromise

Pope’s Philadelphia Mass to be Captured with Panasonic Remote Pan/Tilt/Zoom Cameras

Pope Francis' 9/26 mass at Philadelphia's Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul covered by AW-HE130 and AW-HE870

Shanda Takes Office as USITT’s New President

Former chair of the OSU department of theatre, and dean of arts and humanities, Mark Shanda has been active in USITT since 1986

Message from God? Time for Technical Do-Over

Lightning strike forces massive AVL overhaul at Oklahoma church that includes Fulcrum Acoustic PA system.

WFX Lighting Seminar Features Popular Christian Band Lighting Designers

Chauvet Professional to sponsor seminar featuring lighting pros from Tenth Avenue North, Big Daddy Weave and Rend Collective

Elation Lighting Upgrade for Focus on the Family

Headquarters in Colorado Springs gets lighting update for multi-purpose Chapelteria

New Vectorworks 2016 Design Software Hits the Entertainment Market

More than 100 updates and new features support creative design processes

Christ’s Church of the Valley Live Stream Multi-Site Counts on Shure Wireless

Six campuses with weekly attendance of 23,000 adopts Shure UHF-R and QLX-D

Video Wall Du Jour?

Events United adds versatility to SoulFest 2015 stage with Chauvet Professional

Philips Selecon Introduces PL Series Mark II LED Luminaires

Utilizing a proprietary Philips LED technology, new Profile, Cyc and Fresnel fixtures are designed to create far superior color consistency.

Audio-Technica Offers Free Headphones with 40 Series Microphone

Buy a select 40 Series studio microphone and get free ATH-M50x professional studio monitor headphones

CCLI Unveils New Visual Identity

Company also moves to a new home in Vancouver, Wash.

Telestream Introduces Wirecast Go Mobile Live Streaming App

Application converts iPhone into a live broadcast studio with a major network look and feel


Paul Bell Joins Group One Ltd. as Technical Support Engineer for Digico

After ten years with Digico in the UK, Bell comes to this side of the pond

Quality Sound Systems Finds Unconventional Solution with Renkus-Heinz

Acoustical challenges in gymnasium speaker installation due to last minute changes in construction

Projectors a Tool for Messaging Vibrancy in Miami

Miami Vineyard Community Church deploys three large screens at the rear of the stage area into a convex shape

Grass Valley Previews First Feature Release of EDIUS 8

Enhancing production creativity via improved integration

Lighting Design Students Adorn a Chicago Landmark with Elation

Chicago’s St. Vincent de Paul Parish Church, one of Chicago's grandest Catholic churches is illuminated by lighting design students from The Theatre School at DePaul University, using Elation products


Bonita Valley Community Church Buffers Bass with Audio Solution from RCF

Negating noise in nearby neighborhood one of project’s concerns

Sound Summit Atlanta Set for October 4th

DPA Microphones, Lectrosonics and Sound Devices to host

Yamaha CL/QL V3.1 and StageMix 5.1 Now Available

Updates also available for StageMix application for iPad, R Remote application, and Console File Converter application

Raleigh First Assembly’s Manufacturing Facility Makeover Incorporates Elation Lighting

Now a state-of-the-art worship environment, the North Carolina facility includes all LED Elation lighting package

Shure Introduces ULX-D 900 MHz Digital Wireless Systems

Uncompromising digital wireless in a band free of regulatory concerns

d&b Loudspeakers Turn to Stone

Historic chapel gets custom artwork on loudspeakers to blend system into architecture

QSC Releases New TouchMix Control Android App

TouchMix now controllable by virtually any wireless tablet or smart-phone device

FCC Clears the Way for Wireless Mics

August 11 announcement provides additional clarity for churches relying on wireless mics

Ultra Short Throw Christie Captiva Series Laser Phosphor Projectors

Ultra wide and high definition model Captiva Series brings bright light to small spaces

Blackmagic Design Announces Reduced Price for Blackmagic Studio Camera

Optical fiber is now a user installed option, allowing for a lower retail price

Guitar Center Professional to Host House-of-Worship Technology Seminar in Chicago

New Life Church will host day of seminars on Wednesday, September 9, 2015



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