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Articles Tagged Lectrosonics

  • Wednesday, April 22, 2015
    PSW Staff 04/22/15 07:50 AM,
    Camera operators in the world of extreme reality television production need their equipment to be robust, reliable and lightweight. For High Noon Entertainment, a content creator specializing in unscripted formats and docu-series, Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless audio equipment covers offers solutions without weighing operators down. “Lectrosonics SR series receivers have been huge for us,” says Andy McDonald, director of photography at High Noon Entertainment, which was founded in 1997 in Denver, CO, with offices now also in Los Angeles. “As… View this story
    Filed in: AVAVMicrophoneRemoteTechnicianWireless

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015
    PSW Staff 04/07/15 09:59 AM,
    On Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at the Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Ballroom on the west side of downtown Chicago, DPA Microphones, Lectrosonics and Sound Devices will host the Sound Summit, Chicago. The second of many being planned throughout the U.S. as an informal mixing and discussion event for the audio community. These three manufacturers of professional location audio capture, with products commonly used in the field, including DPA’s d:screet 4061 and 4071 Miniature Microphones, d:screet Necklace Microphone and d:dicate 4017B… View this story
    Filed in: AVRecordingDigital Audio WorkstationsManufacturerMicrophoneMixerRemoteStudioWireless

  • Wednesday, April 01, 2015
    PSW Staff 04/01/15 11:42 AM,
    In celebration of its 10th anniversary of introducing products on April 1, Lectrosonics is introducing the smallest full-featured bodypack transmitter available—the SSM (Super Slight Micro). Part of the Digital Hybrid Wireless Series, the SSM is fully compatible with all current Lectrosonics receivers including the UCR411A, SRB, LR and Venue, and several older models. It offers a wide tuning bandwidth of three standard Lectrosonics blocks or up to about 76 MHz depending on the specific frequency range. RF power is selectable… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVMicrophoneSignalSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Monday, March 30, 2015
    PSW Staff 03/30/15 07:37 AM,
    Dante networking from Audinate is helping Rush Street Productions increase efficiencies while reducing costs across the production and post cycles from set-up to tear-down. Rush Street Productions is now in its second season producing the TV show Poker Night in America, seen on the CBS Sports Network. Cinequipt, a Minneapolis-based systems design and integration firm, built the flypacks for Rush Street Productions. The Dante-enabled equipment includes three Sound Devices PIX-260i recorders to capture all of the audio tracks and video,… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsDigitalEthernetInterconnectNetworkingSignalWireless

  • Friday, March 13, 2015
    PSW Staff 03/13/15 08:20 AM,
    U.K.-based sound recordist Bal Rayat utilized Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless technology to capture the sound of a prototype Jaguar XE S sports sedan, recorded at the company’s assembly plant in England’s West Midland for an advertising campaign. “It sounded amazing, absolutely amazing,” reports Bal, who was hired by the advertising agency. “The client is very, very happy. They were nervous, because they’d never met me before and Jaguar is a big client for them, but as soon as they saw… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsDigitalEngineerMicrophoneRemoteSignalStudioWireless

  • Tuesday, February 24, 2015
    PSW Staff 02/24/15 05:28 PM,
    Cold Water Cowboys, a Discovery Channel extreme reality television series that focuses on Canadian trawler crews fishing off the coast of Newfoundland that’s wrapping up its second season, has been using using Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless equipment since the beginning. Mark Barry, lead sound consultant for the series, which is produced by Vancouver-based Paperny Entertainment, implemented a 5-channel Venue system for the current season, with plans to expand it for the future. “All the shows I do are generally fairly… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVDigitalEngineerMicrophoneRemoteSignalWireless

  • Thursday, February 12, 2015
    PSW Staff 02/12/15 01:22 PM,
    Max Francis has joined Lectrosonics as a sales associate, where he is providing in-house sales support for both dealers and end-users as well as traveling with area sales managers to support customers.  “We’re delighted to add Max to our staff and look forward to the expertise and energy he will bring to Lectrosonics,” states Gordon Moore, CTS, vice president of sales at Lectrosonics. Francis joins Lectrosonics after a 10-year career in professional audio and film, working as a musician, engineer… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsAVBusinessEducationManufacturerMicrophoneProcessorWireless

  • Monday, February 02, 2015
    PSW Staff 02/02/15 02:20 PM,
    As part of the Comcast Programming Group, Golf Channel operates in partnership with the PGA Tour and showcases the biggest and the best of everything related to the sport for the television news show, Golf Central. Because capturing the magic of this sport must be done efficiently and without distracting the competitors, Digital Hybrid Wireless technology from Lectrosonics plays a central role in location sound recording for the show’s production. Los Angeles-based Stef Butler serves as the show’s camera operator… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsMicrophoneTechnician

  • Tuesday, January 27, 2015
    PSW Staff 01/27/15 07:39 PM,
    At the annual Winter NAMM show, Taylor Guitars has hosted performances in its demo room by an array of eclectic artists who over the years have included Taylor Swift, Jason Mraz, Coheed & Cambria, Night Ranger, Plain White T’s, Steven Curtis Chapman, Damn Yankees, Barenaked Ladies, Christopher Cross, Johnny Rzeznik (Goo Goo Dolls), and many others. For more than a decade, wireless microphone and instrument systems used on the performance stage, as well as in the guitar manufacturer’s dealer meetings,… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementSystemWireless

  • Monday, January 12, 2015
    PSW Staff 01/12/15 04:01 AM,
    The location sound crew is utilizing Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless for audio production on National Geographic Channel’s “Ultimate Airport Dubai,” which chronicles the day-to-day activities at Dubai International Airport, one of the busiest hubs in the world with 70,000 staff members working to accommodate a daily average of 182,000 passengers. Emmy-nominated Tom Savage, who serves as one of the show’s location sound engineers, has a background encompassing a myriad of projects for companies such as the BBC, ABC, Associated Press,… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsEngineerMicrophoneMixerRemoteSound ReinforcementStudioWireless