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Articles Tagged Lectrosonics

  • Monday, July 07, 2014
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    PSW Staff 07/07/14 04:15 PM,
    Video production specialists La Fabrica de Carbon have recently completed a film for Castrol and Ken Block which truly stretched their Lectrosonics audio recording equipment. Entitled ‘Footkhana’ the film combines world-famous gymkhana driving with world-famous football skills in a head-to-head competition of man in a machine versus man and his feet. “It’s always amazing to me when people like Neymar Jr. are aware of me because of my Gymkhana videos,” said Block. “Neymar’s one of the biggest names in football… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsBusinessMicrophoneWireless

  • Thursday, June 12, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/12/14 12:31 PM,
    Music from the timeless musical “West Side Story” was recently recorded by the San Francisco Symphony for release on SACD and digital download, with an assist from the application of LectrosonicsDigital Hybrid Wireless technology. Specifically, San Francisco Symphony producer/engineer Jack Vad and audio engineer Denise Woodward utilized a considerable amount of Lectrosonics products for the project, including 18 SMV, 2 SMQV, and 16 UM400a transmitters along with six Venue receiver mainframes stocked with VRT receiver modules. The recording was captured… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVEngineerMicrophoneSignalStageWireless

  • Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/28/14 02:06 PM,
    For a recent performance at the Robert E. Jacoby Symphony Hall in the Times-Union Performing Arts Center in Jacksonville, FL, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, which derives its name from the Preservation Hall venue located in the New Orleans French Quarter, benefitted from the application of Lectronsonics Digital Hybrid Wireless technology. Mark Frink, audio and RF engineer for the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, was on hand to lend his expertise for the Preservation Hall Jazz Band concert, utilizing a Lectrosonics Venue… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVDigitalMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Thursday, May 15, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/15/14 09:01 AM,
    Capturing clean, broadcast quality audio is never something to be taken for granted when doing location work. To avoid any problems when capturing travel documentary sound, the production team of White Nile Media, Inc., rely on Digital Hybrid Wireless technology from Lectrosonics. Didrik Johnck is the director of content & production for LA-based White Nile Media, Inc. Johnck has been creating award-winning content for almost two decades. With over 100 productions and 400-plus webisodes under his belt along with numerous… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsMicrophoneWireless

  • Thursday, April 24, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/24/14 01:17 PM,
    Lectrosonics is now shipping the latest new products using the Dante networked audio transport protocol: the DNT16i input processor and the DNT0212 output processor. Each of these supports both switched and redundant Dante modes of operation. Each unit also features 48 independent automatic mixers with 36 inputs per mixer. The DNT16i features 16 mic/line analog inputs via Phoenix connectors with 48V phantom power and wide gain control on each. As a processor, the DNT16i provides inputs into a Dante network… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/16/14 09:52 AM,
    George - Aris Anastassopoulos, one of the location sound engineers for Back2Back Productions’ Pedal to the Metal, is tasked with capturing the roar of the engine as the car passes the camera—challenging work with little margin for error. In order to accomplish it he relies on Digital Hybrid Wireless microphone technology from Lectrosonics. Anastassopoulos has been working in professional audio for better than fifteen years—starting as a recording engineer for classical and orchestral recordings in addition to handling live sound… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsMicrophoneWireless

  • Tuesday, April 08, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/08/14 09:44 AM,
    Lectrosonics has introduced the Digital Secure Wireless system, outfitted with AES-256-CTR (Advanced Encryption Standard) encryption technology for use in environments where privacy is of paramount concern, such as corporate boardrooms, shareholder meetings, and government facilities. As a rugged and high-quality system, it is also well-suited for touring, performing arts, film making and other demanding applications. AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) encryption technology employing a 256-bit key was approved as a government standard encryption algorithm in 2001 [FIPS 197]. The CTR (Counter)… View this story
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  • Tuesday, April 01, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/01/14 07:28 AM,
    In the great tradition of Heathkit®, Dynaco®, and Eico®, Lectrosonics is introducing user-assembled kits as a cost-saving alternative to its popular (and pre-assembled) SRb Series dual-channel receivers. The kits reduce the cost versus finished products by approximately 50 percent. Along with saving money, users can enjoy the exciting challenge of sorting, correctly identifying, placing and soldering all the tiny parts—over 1,100 in all! The SR Series Digital Hybrid Wireless® diversity receivers offer two independent channels and fit into the standard… View this story
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  • Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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    PSW Staff 03/25/14 12:59 PM,
    Lectrosonics has announced three new products in the company’s L Series “Large Bandwidth” line of wireless microphones. The new L Series units all share a wide tuning range of three standard Lectrosonics blocks, or 67.5 to 76.8 MHz, depending on the specific frequency band, and employ Lectrosonics’ patented Digital Hybrid Wireless technology for compandor-free audio along with compatibility modes for interoperability with older analog systems. The new L Series product group consists of the LMb and LT beltpack transmitters, and… View this story
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  • Friday, March 21, 2014
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    PSW Staff 03/21/14 11:01 AM,
    The Don Juans, loosely based on the opera Don Giovanni, is a comedy about sex and love and infidelity by Oscar-winning Czech director Jiri Menzel. Both location and post production audio was handled by Radim Hladík who relied heavily upon Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless technology. Based in Prague, Radim Hladík is a location sound engineer, sound editor, mixer, and sound designer. He was tasked with a myriad of audio production responsibilities on The Don Juans, including ADR, Foley, sound design,… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless