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Shure Releases Wireless Workbench 6.12 System Control Software

Includes new feature called Timeline, a new logging utility designed to capture essential channel status information over time

Lighting Shepherd’s Grove Church and Hour of Power Broadcast

Shepherd’s Grove replaces outdated chandeliers with color-changing LED lights and turns a stained-glass skylight into a brightness-controllable lightbox enhancing services and the popular Hour of Power television program.

DPA Microphones Highlights Variety of Products at WFX 2016

Company displaying its d:vote, d:facto and d:fine mics for live music, speech and vocal HOW applications

elektraLite Dazer Downlight Makes Debut at WFX

New professional LED pendant downlight fixture officially launches at Worship Facilities Conference and Expo 2016 being held in Louisville, Kentucky

Chauvet to Offer Christmas Lighting Seminar with Big Name Lighting Designers

Andy Rushing is full-time LD for Lauren Daigle and Kari Jobe; Craig Rutherford has done lighting and set design for Big Daddy Weave

Trinity Church – User Story

Michael Koontz, Director of Multimedia Technology, Trinity Church, talks about his church's positive experience with Ross Video production equipment.

Case-Study: Meadowbrook Church – Case Study

Watch how Meadowbrook simplified control of live events with Carbonite Black and DashBoard.


Walking a Fine Line with a Wireless Video System

Flying Wallendas tightrope walk over Bayside Community Church in Bradenton, Fla., makes a point with a point of view


Audinate Announces New Version of Dante Controller Software

Version 3.10 adds wireless support, advanced filtering and device lock features

Digico Announces Major Upgrade for SD Series Consoles

Upgrade is intended to future-proof Digico's SD series of digital audio mixing consoles.

Blizzard Lighting Announces Oberon Profile LED Spotlights

Fixtures feature 200W 3200K tungsten COB LED with a CRI of 95

Anchorage Baptist Temple Gets ShapeShifter

LightParts entertainment lighting installs the C1 LED fixtures to highlight scenic elements and music

EAW and Mackie Hit the Road to Promote Powerful New End-to-End Audio Solution

L3 Tour to demonstrate combined power of EAW's new Radius line of intelligent loudspeakers and Mackie's Axis digital mixing platform

Chauvet Brings Big Looks to Night of Bliss in Lagos

Huge event in West Africa uses Chauvet Professional Rogue fixtures for big impact

Destiny Christian Church

On Location with Elation - Destiny Christian Church

Lighting Impression at Alpha & Omega Youth Facility

Alpha & Omega Church found a dynamic lighting solution for their newly remodeled youth ministry auditorium in a mix of LED lights and Platinum Series moving heads.

Mega-Lite Lumen8 Surface

Mega-Lite introduces the Lumen8 Surface, an all-in-one lighting console with a built-in quad core processor.

GLP/Scenex Pixel Tape

Scenex Lighting from GLP US launches a new range of flexible pixel control LED tape, featuring four color RGBW LEDs with different color temperature options available for the white LED element.

Elation Fuze and ZCL Series

Elation presents two new lighting categories

Chauvet COLORdash S-Par 1

Chauvet unveils the COLORdash S-Par 1. An IP65-rated RGBA wash fixture, its 27 red, green, blue, and amber LEDs appear not as individual pixels, but as one large homogenized light source.


Powered by an Osram Sirious HRI 1R discharge lamp with a 6,000-hour life rating, the RXONE produces a three-degree beam that travels up to 100 meters.

Sony Canvas Display System

The new technology, Crystal LED Integrated Structure (CLEDIS), is a self-emitting system that uses RGB and ultrafine LEDs mounted on the display surface, with each pixel emitting light independently.

Rushworks PTX Universal PanTilt Head

Rushworks introduces the PTX Universal PanTilt Head, designed to work with the Blackmagic Design Micro Studio 4K camera, as well as other standalone cameras and camcorders from Canon

Hall Research HHD264 Senders and Receivers

Hall Research presents its HHD264 family of HDMI over LAN senders and receivers.

EVHD LED Video Display - Creative and Easy to Use

This family of curveable, high-definition LED panels with front maintenance construction was designed with creativity and ease-of-use in mind for more artistic video layouts.

BenQ BlueCore LU9715 Laser Projector

BenQ unveils the BlueCore LU9715 laser projector, featuring 8,000 lumens of brightness.

L-Acoustics Kiva II Ultra-Compact Modular Line Source

L-Acoustics launches the Kiva II, an ultra-compact modular line source that adds six dB of maximum SPL over its predecessor, maximized amplifier density with 16-ohm impedance, and a new rugged enclosure.

Galaxy Audio ESM8 and HSM8 Headset Condenser Microphones

Galaxy Audio introduces its ESM8 single ear and HSM8 dual ear headset mini condenser microphones.

Community I SERIES Compact Speakers

Community announces three I SERIES Compact models designed to match the performance of the manufacturer’s larger I SERIES Point Source and Subwoofer models.

Eartec UltraLITE Headsets

Eartec presents its UltraLITE headsets, full duplex wireless systems that provide hands-free voice communications to production crews.

Anchor Audio Wireless Companion Speakers

Anchor Audio introduces the Liberty AIR and MegaVox AIR wireless companion speakers.

Allen & Heath Introduces Surfaceless Mixing and Preamp Modelling for dLive

Prep the show offline and then mix the performance from a laptop or Windows tablet

Guitar Center Professional and Anastasia Baptist Church Continue Partnership with New A/V Systems

Working with AV integrator Sound System Engineering, GC Pro refines church’s media systems and enhances communication

Chroma-Q Inspire House Lights Transform Pleasant Valley Baptist

Local energy utility company offers significant rebate program and saves church $45,000 on Inspire fixtures

Bellevue Baptist Selects Advanced HD Broadcasting Solutions from Grass Valley

Cameras, switchers and routers position this house of worship for the future

Point Source Audio Intercom Headset Transformational for Techs at Elevation Church

CM-i3 and CM-iX in-ear comms headsets developing a core following among team of volunteers

HeartSupport Concert Captured by Blackmagic Digital Film Cameras

URSA Mini 4K used for live band interviews and Production 4K and Pocket Cinema Cameras used for live concert footage

NorthRidge Church Enters Second Generation of Digico Audio Desks

Two new SD7 consoles at front of house and monitor positions offer higher channel counts and more features that support sophisticated event production for this growing, tech-savvy church

High Desert Church Relies on For-A’s HVS-2000 Video Switcher for Multi-Site Video Streaming

Church’s production staff praises the HVS-2000’s unique capabilities

Grace Immanuel Upgrades with Allen & Heath dLive

dLive S7000 brings versatile mixing for broadcast and live sound with ease of use for volunteers

Growing South African Church Upgrades Audiovisual Capabilities with Blackmagic Design

LINC installs Atem 1 M/E Production Studio 4K and Smart Videohub 20x20

QSC WideLine Delivers 20-Year Technology Bump to Calvary Chapel South Bay

Anyone who is passionate about sound lives for this win-win experience. - Jon Bart, QVA’s Owner and Senior Design Engineer

Preston Trail Community Church Delivers Robust Services Using Christie Technology

Efficient, high-brightness projectors needed to overcome high ambient light

Sony Aims to Redefine High-end Visual Display Technology with New Canvas System

New scalable system has 99% black surface area, for high contrast, high resolution, immersive visuals

Indonesian Church Installs dLive and ME Personal Monitoring System

Flagship S7000 Control Surface and DM64 MixRack, along with a ME-U and several ME-1 personal monitor mixers.

Passion Community Church Chooses Hitachi to Master Move Across Town

CP-HD9321 full-HD, large screen capabilities and set up simplicity attractive to portable campus in Midlothian, Virginia.

First Redeemer Remodel Creates Flexibility for Multiple Worship Styles

Paragon 360 uses Chauvet Professional lighting to give sanctuary a variety of new looks

Jewish Voice Ministries International (JVMI) Production Upgrade Includes Five Panasonic AK-HC3800

International faith-based broadcaster/content provider airs five shows per week through affiliates in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Telestream Expands Wirecast Partner Program to Enable Easier Live Streaming to More Platforms

New destinations join more than 25 built-in Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) and streaming platforms such as YouTube Live, Facebook Live and Twitch

BassBoss Loudspeakers and Subwoofers Chosen for SXSW Official Stages The Main I and II

Punchy New VS21 Subwoofers designed to deliver the impact of kick drums and intensity of deep-bass synths

Chauvet Professional Sponsors Seminar at Atlanta’s Tabernacle of Praise

19 Ovation E-190WW LED ellipsoidal fixtures, Rogue R2 Spot moving spots and Q-Wash 560Z-LED moving washes consume less energy and lower facility temperatures

BenQ Unveils New PV3200PT 4K UHD Monitor for Video Editing Professionals

Professional video postproduction IPS display features color accuracy and Eye-Care visual comfort

Analog Way Inaugurates New Extended Facility for the Americas

Company opens new headquarters for the Americas in Metro Atlanta

TFCinfo Research Reveals Church’s Preferred Projectors And Flat Panel Displays

End-user study conducted in conjunction with Church Production and Church Designer Magazines

Martin Audio Launches CDD-LIVE! Loudspeakers at InfoComm 2016

Live demos at the show scheduled beginning June 7th through June 10th

Avolites Names Group One Sole US Distributor for Ai Media Server

Titan-based products’ American distributor for the past three years now also championing manufacturer’s powerful video server lineup

Wirecast Now Enables Professional Live Video Streaming to Facebook

Users can switch between multiple cameras and add effects, green screen, lower thirds graphics and other production effects to their Facebook Live streams

Allen & Heath Installed Throughout Crossroads Church in Alberta

Sanctuary, studio, theatre, music and youth rooms all using Allen & Heath products in different ways

Iconyx Gen5 Brings Clarity to First Baptist Church of Redlands

Consistent coverage to every seat in traditional space is often difficult to achieve, while conveying natural sound. Those involved say the Iconyx beam steering and the added flexibility of the new Gen5 series made it possible.

Mackie DL32R Digital Mixer Serves Small Venue at CenterPoint Church

Rack-mount digital mixer is mounted in small media cabinet with wheels, so it can be rolled out for events and could even serve main sanctuary if needed

Church of England Parish Church Installs Allen & Heath dLive Mixing System

St George’s Church in Leeds moves to digital mixing with few issues reports Allen & Heath’s Live Sound and Touring Ambassador

Adoro Low-Volume Worship Drums to be Sold in U.S.

Company opens branch office in Kansas City, Missouri

Love Is Red Conference Branding Lighting Display with Chauvet’s Nexus Panels

Faith Family Church Lighting Designer Aaron Cole finds a variety of uses for the panels throughout the conference

Blizzard Lighting Announces WiCicle AnyFi

Wireless DMX receiver with Skywire and W-DMX capabilities

Living As One Introduces E2100 Encoder

New encoder designed for dual-feed video streaming for multi-site churches.

Christie Adds Four GS Series Laser Phosphor Projector Models

Christie BoldColor technology meets Rec. 709 standard for HD color reproduction

ARRI Releases SkyPanel Firmware 2.0 Update

Software update brings new features and refinements to company’s SkyPanel product line

Blizzard Lighting Introduces Lightcaster Anyfi

W-DMX + Skywire 2.4GHz Wireless DMX Transceiver


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

Lighting Focus on the Family’s “Chapelteria”

Lighting upgrade used for religious services, conferences, monthly meetings and special events in large multi-functional conference and event space.

Timecode Systems Launches Timecode Sync Solution for GoPro Cameras

The SyncBac Pro neatly clips to the Hero4 Black and Silver cameras via the Hero Bus 30 pin port, with no requirement for external connectors.

Ka You Communications Debuts “First Step” Internet-based Content Distribution System for Churches

"First Step" has the advantage being scalable, and is capable of being integrated into a broadcast satellite solution.

Philips PLPROFILE1 MKII LED Luminaire

As part of its PL Mark II LED Series of luminaires, Philips Selecon introduces the PLPROFILE1 MKII LED luminaire, a 140-watt variable beam profile with precise beam control and pattern projection from a high output beam.

ETC Source 4WRD Watt Reduction Device

ETC launches the Source 4WRD Watt Reduction Device for full-sized Source Four ellipsoidals, enabling them to be converted from tungsten to LED.

Elation Emulation Touch Lighting Controller

Elation is shipping its Emulation Touch lighting controller, which enables operators full DMX control of moving heads, LED lights, conventional lighting, and special effects via a tablet.

Chauvet COLORdash S-Par 1 Wash Fixture

Chauvet unveils the first of the next generation of products in its COLORdash LED Series, the COLORdash S-Par 1.

ADJ Inno Pocket Spot LZR Mini Moving Head

ADJ’s new Inno Pocket Spot LZR is fitted with a 30mW green cluster laser, two-in-one effects, and flexible pan-tilt movement.

Vivitek DU8090Z Laser Projector

Vivitek launches the DU8090Z large venue 8,000 ANSI lumen laser projector.

Ross Video Carbonite Black Control Panels

Ross Video introduces its new Carbonite Black control panels, now available on all of its switcher models.

Panasonic AJ-PX230PJ AVC ULTRA Handheld Camcorder

Panasonic announces the AJ-PX230PJ AVC ULTRA handheld camcorder, which offers the quality, image control, and much of the functionality of its predecessor, the AJ-PX270.

Hitachi DK-H200 HDTV Multi-Format Box Camera

Hitachi introduces the DK-H200 multi-format, compact, HDTV box camera.

Broadcast Pix Version 5.0 Software

Broadcast Pix announces the availability of its Version 5.0 software for its Granite and Mica integrated production switchers.

Sony UWP-D Wireless Microphone Series

Sony launches the UWP-D Series of small, lightweight wireless mics.

Shure KSM8 Dualdyne Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone

Shure introduces the KSM8 Dualdyne Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone, extending the company’s wired microphone line.

Nexo Super Compact ID Series

Nexo presents its super compact InSpace Definition (ID) Series of loudspeakers, designed for touring and permanent installations.

Mackie DC16 Control Surface

Mackie launches the DC16 control surface for its DL32R 32-channel digital mixer.

Audio-Technica E-Series Professional In-Ear Monitor Headphones

Audio-Technica introduces its E-Series Professional In-Ear Monitor (IEM) Headphones.

Yamaha CL and QL Consoles to Control, Monitor Shure ULX-D Wireless Systems

The newly available control parameters will include monitoring of battery, RF reception strength, antenna status, frequency and audio level, and full control of gain, mute, and channel name assignment.

Group One Ltd. To Distribute Klang:technologies in U.S.

Group One says house of worship market will benefit from Klang’s innovative in-ear monitor products

Video Display Use in American Churches Continues To Grow

73% have incorporated flat panel displays, projector usage has also increased

Chauvet Professional Introduces Church Tech Talk with Greg Persinger

Lighting designer’s instructional videos offer an overview of key issues in church lighting since the advent of LED technology

New Package Pricing on Blackmagic Design Atem Production Studio 4K and HyperDeck Studio 12G

For a limited time customers can get a special price on tem Production Studio 4K and HyperDeck Studio 12G when purchased together for only $2,495.

AKG Introduces MicroLite Series Ultra-Miniature Microphones

Wearable microphones offer broad compatibility for broadcast, performing arts, and conference applications.

Digico Announces Future Release of Stealth Core2 Operating System

Updated system for company’s line of SD consoles and soon to be released SD5cs offers a fresh look and increased processing power.

ETC Launches LED Retrofit for Source Fours

At only 155 watts, Source 4WRD LED is as bright as a 575W HPL extended-life lamp, with a 350% increase in efficacy.

Waves Audio Now Shipping the eMotion LV1 Software-based Live Mixer

New software mixer is designed to deliver the convenience and speed needed in demanding live environments.

Cornerstone Church, Broadcast Media, and Music Label Go Digital

Christmas comes early for musicians as Digico transforms sound with SD5/SD10 consoles and new digital infrastructure



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