Carousel Digital Signage has partnered with ScreenBeam, a wireless display and collaboration solutions innovator, to keep meeting spaces and classrooms alive with digital signage content while screens are idle. The integrated solution converts ScreenBeam wireless presentation systems for enterprise and K-12 customers into Carousel Cloud media players upon conclusion of a presentation or lecture, creating an ideal digital signage solution for meeting spaces and classrooms.
Compact, convenient, and stylish, the new PreSonus® MicroStation BT Bluetooth® 5.0 stereo monitor controller receives audio from a phone, tablet, or other Bluetooth source and feeds it to your full-range powered speakers. The MicroStation BT also can be hardwired to a powered subwoofer to create a 2.1 listening environment.
Quickly pair your Bluetooth-enabled device with the press of a button. A stereo ⅛-inch input enables hardwiring your audio source when you don’t want to use Bluetooth, and a Bluetooth On/Off button lets you toggle between Bluetooth and analog sources. Balanced left and right ¼-inch TRS inputs route audio from pro audio hardware, such as an audio interface, to your speakers and subwoofer.
Kinsman Professional Lavalier Microphones
Clip-on lavalier microphones have always been beneficial within the world of TV and theatre. Now proving more popular than ever for hands-free applications with mobile phones, Kinsman have launched two new lavalier microphones, with connections for Apple and Android devices. Delivery is a crisp open natural sound suitable for professional recording, whilst the design is sleek and unobtrusive with a robust clothing clip.
An excellent choice for broadcasters and presenters, both Kinsman lavalier microphones, are also available with a single high-quality earpiece, for private listening or monitoring…
The new Audix A127 Omnidirectional Metal Film Condenser Microphone is now shipping. The culmination of years of research and development, the A127 delivers unmatched audio capture for professional studio recording, broadcast, film and sound design.
CONSISTENT AND RELIABLE PERFORMANCE
The A127 features a reference-grade capsule (Type 1 IEC 61094-4 compliant) with a precision-tensioned metal film diaphragm, providing consistent and reliable performance, even in the most demanding environments.
The half-inch size of the diaphragm represents the “sweet spot” for acoustic sound capture, which is why it has become the standard for acoustic measurement. The ultrathin, 3-micron metal film diaphragm provides excellent transient response and a level of detail and realism simply not attainable with conventional diaphragm materials.
Building on the success of the popular EclipseFS ellipsoidal, A.C. Lighting Inc. (distributor of world-class lighting and rigging technologies) is pleased to introduce the PROLIGHTS EclProfile CT+ to our ellipsoidal family.
The EclProfile CT+, with its six-color, LED engine and high CRI of 97, was designed and engineered to render even the most subtle differences in skin tones. In addition, its custom LED array provides a rich color spectrum to accentuate costumes and highlight set pieces. The highly efficient CT+ LED engine provides all of the punch necessary to stand out on a stage full of moving lights and a studio with video walls.
The comprehensive feature set includes studio functions such as virtual CTO and +/- green correction on linear white CCT. Special theatrical functions include a warm, tungsten emulation when dimming and access to a wide range of gel colors.
Lawo’s new second-generation mc²36 audio production console, an incredibly powerful yet compact mixer, is now even more capable with the announcement of a new dual-fader operating bay that allows 48 faders in the same space as a 32-fader board. This makes the new mc²36 even more of an all-rounder for theater, houses of worship, corporate, live and broadcast audio applications – wherever ultra-high audio performance in close quarters is demanded.
With DSP more than doubled from its predecessor, the new mc²36 with built-in A__UHD Core functionality offers 256 processing channels, available at both 48 and 96 kHz, and natively supports ST2110, AES67, RAVENNA, and Ember+. It provides an I/O capacity of 864 channels, with local connections that include 3 redundant IP network interfaces, 16 Lawo-grade mic/line inputs, 16 line outputs, 8 AES3 inputs and outputs, 8 GPIO connections, and an SFP MADI port.
Clear-Com’s latest updates to its HelixNet® Digital Network Partyline and LQ® Series of IP Interfaces builds on the company’s reputation of incorporating user feedback into product development in order to continuously improve its product offering, delivering key improvements on both platforms.
The HelixNet 4.2 Firmware Release adds visual communication, two-way radio capability, and a powerful suite of new capabilities for intercom system administrators looking to tailor intercom stations to specific user workflows. LQ IP Interfaces have the unique ability to connect to any type and brand of intercom or audio device over IP, and the new 4.2 update now adds the ability to Save & Restore LQ unit configuration.
New function features include an “In-Use-Tally” to visually indicate talk activity on individual channels, allowing users to quickly correlate what they hear on their intercom station with individual channels, while also providing a visual cue to those who have removed their headsets or may not be listening.
L-Acoustics breaks new boundaries with a revamped, innovative approach to the workflow of spatial audio content creation with the new L-ISA Studio software suite and upgraded L-ISA engine. Built with sound designers and mixing engineers in mind, L-ISA Studio is designed for countless creative, immersive audio experiences. Immediately available for download, it takes the power and versatility of the concert-proven L-ISA technology and puts it into the hands of sound creators, allowing them to formulate multidimensional audio wherever and whenever they are ready to create.
“L-ISA Studio grants all sound creators the ability to conceive, create, iterate and experience their work in 3D audio,” explains Guillaume Le Nost, Executive Director, Creative Technologies at L-Acoustics. “It is the perfect tool to work on the pre-production of an L-ISA live show or the sound design of a newly imagined immersive experience – or even mix an album in 7.1.4.”
Biamp®, a leading supplier of professional audiovisual solutions, today announced that it has been awarded a patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its Magic Cable, used in the company’s Desono family of business audio loudspeakers. Magic Cable comprises two stainless steel suspension cables, two 18 AWG signal conductors within a separate cable jacket, and integrated ripcords that allow the installer to easily slice through the jackets as needed — greatly increasing installation efficiencies.
“Traditionally, hanging pendant speakers has been a time-consuming and complicated job with many steps, each with different tools. Our Magic Cable dramatically simplifies the job and only requires a pair of wire cutters. What’s more, the entire assembly is encased in an attractive wrapper, so no further dressing or painting is required,” said Joe Andrulis, Executive Vice President of Corporate Development, Biamp. “Magic Cable makes it much easier and safer to install pendant loudspeakers, saving integration partners time and money. Additionally, it’s the only composite cable in the AV industry certified to UL 13, demonstrating our commitment to offering our customers exceptional audio experiences — from design to installation to implementation.”
Delivering the perfect lav miking solution is as easy as one, two, three with the new LAVALIER SWITCH KIT from Point Source Audio. The new kit offers one lavalier mic that transforms into two wearing styles, and into three different color options to help audio technicians meet the ever-changing conditions of miking the talent.
At the heart of the LAVALIER SWITCH KIT is the company’s top-selling IP 57 Waterproof Omnidirectional Lavalier. The mic choice includes a low sensitivity option for live stage applications or a high sensitivity option for studio broadcast. This waterproof mic has a low profile at merely 4mm in diameter, but it embodies all the high-performance characteristics you might expect from a larger format microphone─and it has been a workhorse trusted by sound professionals around the world.