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Laptops aren’t built for it, but the tiny AJA U-Tap, smaller than a cell phone, solves the problem of how to capture SDI or HDMI video. Perhaps best of all, it's USB-powered and weighs less than a third of a pound. more

Jan 25, 2017 6:21 PM Gear

We found the ATH-E70 ideal for singers, guitar players, or even drummers. And the build quality should mean they deliver many productive years for your ministry. more

Nov 30, 2016 8:35 PM Gear 2 Comments

The Ovation E-910FC uses 91 red, green, blue, amber, and lime LEDs to produce “almost any color.” Although similar in appearance to many other LED lekos, this new unit offers features that are unique compared to its competitors. more

Sep 2, 2016 2:31 PM Gear

Considering its petite size and light weight—only 14.5 inches long and less than five pounds—we were blown away by the light output of this little guy. more

Jul 6, 2016 7:50 PM Gear

Shure releases a fresh approach to dynamic microphone design that incorporates two diaphragms instead of just one. Reduced proximity effect, handling noise and susceptibility to feedback are just a few of the benefits. more

May 24, 2016 4:39 PM Gear 6 Comments

It’s a wonderfully flexible system that allows multiple controllers (i.e., a CS18AI, a tablet, a laptop, a phone) to share control duties over the same mixer at the same time. more

May 5, 2016 4:13 PM Gear 3 Comments

KRK’s Rokit series is affordable enough for even the most modest of buyers, with the smallest speakers in the line costing less than $300 per pair. That “baby” of the line—the four-inch Rokit4—is the focus of this review. more

Apr 5, 2016 4:33 PM Gear 3 Comments

Point Source Audio is out to change expectations with its new CM-i3 intercom headset, potentially redefining the category. The super-lightweight design features ear buds that can block out -25 dB of background noise. more

Feb 18, 2016 9:16 PM Gear

About the same size as many monaural DIs, the J48 provides two channels, allowing a performer to route a pair of guitars (or a two-channel device) while completely isolating one from the other. more

Jan 7, 2016 4:49 PM Gear 2 Comments

Throw out your assumptions about inexpensive LED fixtures. This unit is bright—very bright—over a wide area. And it comes with three lens options: 80, 50 and 40 degrees that improve on its flexibility. more

Dec 8, 2015 9:34 PM Gear 1 Comments

In the production world, simple is better. In the church production world, simple can be vital. A.C.T Lighting is now distributing a little box that is as simple as it is powerful. It’s called the ImageCue, a DMX-controlled content server that wo... more

Nov 11, 2015 8:38 PM Gear

When comparing WW Profile Ellipsoidal with the standard 3,200K tungsten halogen leko we found the color of the flesh tones look identical. more

Oct 14, 2015 2:59 PM Gear 1 Comments

FreePlay combines a three-input mixer, power amp section and two-way speaker in a very unconventional looking compact plastic enclosure designed for "grab-and-go" convenience. more

Sep 1, 2015 8:54 PM Gear 2 Comments

If you’ve ever wished for more gain from any of your sources—ribbon mics, vintage mics, etc., the Cloudlifter CL-1 Mic Activator may be your solution. Find out what’s going on inside this patent-pending design? more

Jun 19, 2015 8:36 PM Gear 2 Comments

Don’t let the size fool you. Just because it can fit on a GoPro doesn’t mean it can’t cut it in the professional environment. Despite the small form factor this product has a lot to offer. more

May 21, 2015 6:41 PM Gear 3 Comments

The lightweight Audix MicroBoom consists of slim carbon-fiber booms in three lengths—with mini-XLR connectors at both ends for the cardioid or hypercardioid condenser mic element and a cable to connect to the mixing console. more

May 5, 2015 5:12 PM Gear 2 Comments

The new PG Alta line of microphones relies on the company’s time-tested technology with a heavy-duty, industrial-looking design targeted for the budget-conscious customer. more

Mar 30, 2015 3:06 PM Gear 4 Comments

The unit offers 640 selectable frequencies in 32 selectable channels, reducing the potential for overcrowding and interference. Another plus: it’s church-affordable. more

Feb 27, 2015 5:44 PM Gear

The Flat Par gets its name from the shape of the fixture. Far different from a traditional Par can, this LED fixture is just 4.25 inches thick and weighs only 7.5 pounds, but it still manages to impress—in multiple uses. more

Jan 12, 2015 9:35 PM Gear 1 Comments

This wireless HDMI adapter offers 1080p60 resolution for just $299. Despite a limited operating distance, the Air3C has an interesting future in the house of worship market. more

Dec 15, 2014 10:28 PM Gear

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