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ElektraLite Dazers Foster Warmth At Oklahoma Church
LEDs praised for cost, output and available lensing right out of the box
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
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.
ArKaos Pro MediaMaster Added at Buckhead Church, Atlanta
Buckhead’s Lighting and Scenic Director, Jared Roman explains ArKaos Pro choice
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.
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
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.
Westminster Presbyterian Church Selects WorxAudio Technologies M80i-P Install Line Array System
System chosen for its small footprint, exceptional sound quality, and self-powered feature
Oakmont Baptist Selects New Loudspeaker System from WorxAudio Technologies
Church in North Carolina that touches traditional and contemporary services upgrades its sound-reinforcement systems.
Small Church Experiences Big Improvements with New Projector
First Lutheran Church of Galion, Ohio, lights up sanctuary with Hitachi CP-WX8265 Projector
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.
Earthworks Now Shipping 40 kHz High Definition FlexMic Podium Microphones
New High Definition models have 50 Hz to 40 kHz response.
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.
Panasonic AG-AC90A AVCCAM HD Camcorder
Panasonic says the new AG-AC90A offers significant improvements over its predecessor, the AG-AC90.
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
Decksaver Covers Now Available For Presonus, Behringer, and Allen & Heath Consoles
Impact-resistant Polycarbonite covers are designed to protect your investment
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.
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.
Emmanuel Community Church Engages Worshipers with New Chauvet Lighting
Fort Wayne, Ind., church adds collection of 60 LED fixtures to update two service venues and keep lighting designs flexible.
Atlanta’s Buckhead Church Rocks Royer Lab’s R-121
Church audio director says warm, natural sound quality translates true sound of electric guitars
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).
Fairhaven Church ‘Future Proofs’ with LED Video Screen
Ohio church ensures decade of visual quality with versatile high resolution EPV Series video screen
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
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.
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.
Piksel Merges Legacy Brands into New Religious Division, Piksel Faith
Enables congregation growth online with powerful on-demand video and live streaming services
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.
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.
Blackmagic Design Atem Camera Control Now Available
Now customers with ATEM production switchers can control their cameras via the SDI connection
Hall Research UH-1BTX Extender Certified by HDBase T Alliance
The UH-1BTX extends HDMI to 330 ft (100m) on a single Cat6 cable.
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.
Tale of Two Churches and Blackmagic Design Video Installs
Florida's Now Church and Oahu's New Hope both complete full AV installations including Blackmagic Design creative video technology
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.
Blackmagic Design Announces Drastic Price Reduction on Pocket Cinema Camera
Limited time offer will end August 31, 2014
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.
Radial Engineering to Acquire Jensen Transformers, Inc.
Jensen joins the Radial group of companies along with Reamp, Tonebone, Primacoustic and Hafler.
Canvas Church Brings Audio Clarity into New Home
Irvine, Calif., church tech pleasantly surprised with new StudioLive Active Integration system’s warmth
All-New Nimbit Makes it Easier to Spread the Word—and the Music
PreSonus' marketing and promotions platform for church use is streamlined, retooled, and more tightly integrated.
Top 5 Products for Churches from InfoComm 2014
The nearly 1,000 exhibitors displayed tens of thousands of products --- many of them hugely beneficial to church technical artists.
New FCC Report Reveals Clearer Intent
Unless your church is operating in the 900 MHz or 2.4 GHz bands, you will be affected.
Aviom Previews A360 Display at InfoComm 2014
iOS App to provide unique display information for Aviom A360 Personal Mixers
Presonus Adds Cascading to StudioLive AI Mixers
New feature set provides 64-channels, multitrack recording and networked remote control for under $8,000 U.S.
Sony Expands Line of Laser Projectors with New 7000 Lumen Model
Sony says its laser light source projectors offer unique capabilities that other technologies can’t, such as tilt angle free installation.
L-Acoustics Introduces K2 and Panflex Technologies
New line source with horizontal steering makes official North American debut at InfoComm
ADJ to Showcase Standout Products at InfoComm 2014
Lighting manufacturer to shine bright with LEDs to Pars and moving head fixtures.
Radial Takes On International Sales and Distribution for Jensen’s Iso-Max line
Iso-Max is a range of isolators that provide ground isolation and noise abatement for audio and video in broadcast, home theater and commercial AV integration.
Lubbock’s Church on the Rock Unified by Sound
New sound system brings active involvement to worship experience
Kramer Debuts K-Lock Pull-Resistant HDMI Cable Connector
K-Lock pull-resistant connector provides up to 15lbs (6.8kg) of retaining force.
The How-To Sound Workshops Head to SoCal in May 2014
Hands-On Sound Training Workshops for Houses of Worship May 17-25, 2014
Top 5 Products for Churches from NAB 2014
Top five products for churches were selected for their quality, innovation, ease of use and affordability.
Church Audio Console Chosen With Backs Turned
A diverse group of classical, rock and metal FOH engineers pick mixing console unanimously during blind shootout.
Allen & Heath Releases V1.4 Firmware for QU Series
Enables three types of user - Admin, Standard and Basic – with different levels of access
Texas Chapel Gets Help from Iconyx
Newly constructed church in Tyler, Texas, gets a helping hand making the sound as beautiful as the design.
Church Production Magazine to Webcast Live from NAB 2014
“The Evolution of IMAG” and “Streaming Solutions for Churches” will be the topic of webcasts taking place live from the exhibit hall floor at NAB 2014.
City Church In New Orleans Keeping it Fresh
New Chauvet LED video wall allows for frequent backdrop changes and saves on lighting
Immersive Lighting Environment for Celebration Church
Jacksonville Florida Church installs Chroma-Q Inspire House Lights
Chattanooga’s Calvary Chapel Chases Acoustical Challenge
Converted grocery store with square, hard barriers finds Varia the solution
Avolites To Host Free Weekly Training Webinars
Manufacturer to offer interactive sessions covering Titan Version 7 and Ai Media Server
Martin Audio Upgrade At Syracuse’s Most Holy Rosary Church
Martin Audio OmniLine replaces a huge custom central cluster point source system
Digico Announces 2014 Masters Series Tour Dates
Digital console maker publicizes first five locations of this year's hands-on training sessions
Digital Projection Launches Maintenance-Free 10,000 Lumen Laser Projector
By bypassing regular lamp replacement cycles, DPI says almost all costs related to the HighLite Laser projector are incurred at time of purchase.
Workflow and Creativity Collide at Boulder’s Crestview
Worship pastor of smaller church credits technology only the really big churches used to be able to afford.
Historic Dallas Church Sound System Keeps Classic Interior Intact
New sound system needed to answer both acoustical and architectural requirements
Elation LED Video Displays Support 1,000-Seat Southern California Church
LED's used for center, back-drop screen, as well as two side screens.
Cairo Acoustic Challenge in St. Therese Basilica
Soaring walls, marble floors, wooden pews, and 80-foot high dome ringed with windows create reflective audio obstacles
Videoguys.com Offers StreamVu Trial with Matrox Monarch HD Purchase
Equipment distributor offers churches that purchase a Matrox Monarch HD video streaming and recording appliance a free 30-day trial of StreamVu.
Mosaic Church Mixing in the Mall
Creating a rich and uplifting sound in a challenging environment
New Lighting Enhances Valparaiso University Chapel Of The Resurrection
Lighting upgrades come in time for chapel's annual holiday events
Extron Announces “A New Era for Control”
New Pro Series control products consists of 12 powerful hardware and software products working together to accommodate more elaborate AV system designs.
Pending FCC Decisions Cloud Wireless System Investments for Churches
For the church, theatre, sporting venue, touring musician, or other user of wireless microphones and related devices, there remains some uncertainty whether the frequency bands that you are now using or will be purchasing in the intermediate future will still be cleared for use in five or ten years.
Top Five Products for Churches from NAMM 2014
Our Church Production team of editors and contributors was bombarded with invitations for booth visits and press conferences, and our e-mail boxes overflowed with releases pleading for attention. Winnowing down the deserving candidates to five was an agonizing process with, frankly, some decisions bordering on a coin-toss.
Saddleback Linking Campuses Live Via Satellite
Commercial quality HD satellite broadcasting now within many church’s reach
Riedel RockNet 100 Digital Audio Network Installed at Mission Lutheran Church
New Riedel system is supplied and installed by Delicate Electronics of Camarillo, Calif.
QSC Audio Enters the Compact Digital Mixer Market With New TouchMix Series
Targeted squarely on the church market, the new digital mixers set offer advanced features and simple operation.
d & b Unveils New Column Loudspeakers
d&b's first column loudspeakers are designed for difficult acoustic and aesthetic environments.
Yamaha Announces Trade In, Trade Up Program For CL5 Consoles
Eligible customers will receive a $15,000 credit toward the purchase of a new Yamaha CL5
Mega Systems, Inc. Announces Mega Pro Training Sessions
Sessions to offer hands-on training and product demonstrations
Rose Brand Inc. Introduces New Fabric Finder ColorApp Website Application
Search church staging and theatrical fabric by color, type, width, opacity, sheen, price, flame retardancy, or any combination of the above.
Christie Lites Opens New York Office
Expansion establishes the company's fourteenth location for stage lighting and rigging rentals in North America
Kansas Church Expands Reach In Four Languages Using Sennheiser Tour Guide System
New standalone system operates independently of the main audio console.
New Harman HiQnet Audio Architect to Support Third-Party Controllers
“With the addition of third-party controller device support and other upgrades, we have significantly broadened the usefulness and functionality of the application,” says Adam Holladay, Market Manager, System Development and Integration Group.
Creative Stage Lighting to Distribute High End Systems’ Axon and Axon HD Media Servers
Axon media servers to become available to church A/V techs through CSL's extensive network of resellers
Speakers Serve Multi-Purpose
Minister of music says soloists and game announcers all sound great despite high reverb
Blackmagic Design Announces New Apple ProRes formats for HyperDeck Studio
All ProRes files recorded with HyperDeck Studio can be opened directly in Apple Final Cut Pro X for immediate editing.
ADJ Updates myDMX 2.0 Lighting Control Software for PC and Mac Mavericks
Update adds new features and fixes bugs in previous version
Wireless Spectrum Faces Repacking for Second Time
Sennheiser petitions FCC to compensate owners of microphone equipment
Yamaha Updates CL Series Console Software
New features resemble those on the company's larger PM5D console
Yamaha Training Sessions Scheduled for Western Pennsylvania and Washington DC Areas
Training sessions to be held in early and mid-November.
Christ’s Church of the Valley Adds New Aviom A360 Personal Mixers
Tech director cites system benefits of affordability, ease-of-use, built-in reverb and the ability to save settings for different users via USB
Matrox Announces Support for Telestream Wirecast 5.0
New release of live production streaming software now supported on Matrox VS4 quad HD capture and ISO recording card
Celebration Church Simplifies Online Video Broadcasts
New AVL system integrates AJA’s Ki Pro Racks – an economical, seamless fit
Harman’s Soundcraft to Host Si Series Training Sessions at AES Convention
Sessions are being held daily from October 18-20.
Line 6 Partners with Earthworks to Release the V75-40V Premium Wireless Microphone
New mic combines industry-leading Line 6 digital wireless technology with the renowned Earthworks WL40V hyper-cardioid capsule
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