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Wayfarers Chapel Streams Wedding Ceremonies Live with Wirecast

Church's live streaming service allows remotely-located friends and family to be a part of the proceedings from their computers, cell phones or tablets

Renkus-Heinz IC2 Steers Grove City Church in Right Direction

Church offers traditional and contemporary services in a wide, cavernous, acoustically challenging sanctuary.

Chauvet Professional Unveils Rogue RH1 Hybrid Moving Head

New moving head offers both beam and spot modes, plus layerable prism effects.

Eartec ComStar Intercom; Now With Expanded Wireless Capability to 16 Users

Eartec says the all-In-one headsets are completely wireless and there is no delay when transmitting.

ElektraLite Dazers Foster Warmth At Oklahoma Church

LEDs praised for cost, output and available lensing right out of the box



Panasonic Debuts New Economical AW-HE40 Line of PTZ Cameras

The HE40 will be available in two versions, the AW-HE40H with HDMI output, and the AW-HE40S with HD/SD-SDI output.

Pantano Christian Church Makes Good Lighting Better

A collection of LED stage lighting from Chauvet Professional enhances lighting system color and reliability

Absen to Offer Monthly Financing Solution for Churches

LED walls traditionally have a higher upfront cost, but can be less expensive to operate and maintain over the long-term.

PreSonus Adds 96 kHz HD Mode for StudioLive AI-series Mixers and Nimbit

New feature does not affect the number of recording and playback streams.

LDI 2014 Wrap-up

New and exciting products for churches from the premier US theatrical lighting show

Shure Announces Winter Rebates for SM Microphones and SE Earphones

First-ever rebate offer for Shure SE215 Sound Isolating Earphones and SE535 Sound Isolating Earphones

Chauvet Professional Lighting Transforms Historic Scopes Trial Courthouse for Tokens Special

Lighting designer tasked with illuminating famed courtroom for Tokens live radio show and DVD

Youth Served

Oregon Ministry Network Youth Convention lit by one of the youngest lighting designers around.

Yamaha Launches Next Generation Rivage PM10 Digital Mixing Console

The new flagship Rivage PM10 significantly increases the quality and versatility necessary in a live sound environment, while inheriting features from the renowned PM Series Consoles.

Empire PRO To Host QSC, Shure, and Yamaha Commercial Audio Training Day

Training to be held in California offices and live-streamed and is designed for applications from small to mid-size production.

SynAudCon OptEQ Workshop Offers Hands-On Sound System Tuning Training

Two-day seminar offers a comprehensive approach to sound system tuning

ADJ to Introduce Two Dozen New Lighting Products at LDI

New products are designed to bring more focus and excitement to a wide range of venue types, including churches.

Martin Audio Helps Solve Acoustical Challenges for Newsboys

RMB Audio navigates reflective surfaces with MLA Compact

Chauvet Lighting Enhances Church’s Modern Message

Lively and youthful Destiny Church wants lighting to reflect its character

Volunteer-Friendly Lighting Control Solution for Florida’s Tomoka Church with Jands Vista I3

All in one solution offers church more functionality in new worship venue

Broadcast Pix Launches Trade-In Promotion at CCW 2014

Offer for customers who trade in any video production switcher toward the purchase of a new Flint LS, Mica, or Granite system

I DJ Now Offering Italian FBT Loudspeakers

FBT loudspeakers will be available in both of I DJ Now’s store locations in New York, via their newly renovated website, and through their catalog.

AJA Ki Pro Rack Powers Video Production and Streaming for Hong Kong’s Bread of Life Church

Production crew using Ki Pro Racks to record services in Apple ProRes 422 from Sony BRC H900 cameras.

Apollo Design Technology Announces a New Product Design Company

Avid Labs expertise is in the conception, design, engineering services and manufacture of unique products in small-to-medium-volume runs.

Blackmagic Design Aims to Revolutionize the Visual Effects Industry with Fusion 7

Fusion 7 for Windows can be downloaded from the Blackmagic Design website now free of charge.

Digico Intro’s Wireless Mixing App for SD Series Consoles

App takes the existing feature set and presents it in a new way to take advantage of the extra screen.

Trinity Sound Company Builds for the Future with Q-Sys

Systems integrator explains Q-Sys audio networking benefits in two recent projects at growing churches

Allen & Heath Adds iOS-based Wireless Personal Monitoring to Qu Series Mixers

Qu-You system supports up to seven users, and is designed to be super easy.

Sennheiser Encourages Microphone Owners to Petition to the FCC

Company Says FCC Should Retain Two Blocks of Clean UHF for Hypercritical Mics and Ear Monitors, and Mic Owners Should Receive Compensation As a Result of Spectrum Repacking

Mega-Lite Introduces the Idol Lite

Powerful new wash light offers the flexibility of indoor or outdoor use, and portable or fixed application.

Telestream Debuts New Wirecast 6.0 Streaming Production Software

New version of live streaming production software enables creation of playlists on the fly, easy replay of pre-recorded segments, addition of social media feed, and direct streaming to Microsoft Azure Media Services

Roland Announces M-5000 Live Mixing Console based on New O.H.R.C.A Platform

The Roland M-5000’s internal mix architecture is not fixed and can be freely defined.

Chauvet Professional LED Fixtures Opens
 New World of Color to Ohio’s First Baptist Milford

The church wanted a lighting system that would conserve energy and provide multiple control locations, while eliminating the frequent lamp changes, long warm-up times and poor color temperature.

WorxAudio Technologies TrueLine X1i Line Array Brings Smiles to California Church

The evolving church of La Crescenta Presbyterian required an upgrade that projected both a high degree of speech intelligibility and solid music reproduction.

ADJ Launches VF Series Fog & Snow Machines

New fog and snow machines arrive just in time for the Holidays.

Oakmont Baptist Selects New Loudspeaker System from WorxAudio Technologies

Church in North Carolina that touches traditional and contemporary services upgrades its sound-reinforcement systems.

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



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