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Articles Tagged Lectrosonics

  • Tuesday, August 28, 2012
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    PSW Staff 08/28/12 07:39 AM,
    Today’s reality TV shows focus on everything from interior and clothing design to marksmanship and even kitchen warfare. None of them, however, show brute athleticism quite like FX Network’s The Ultimate Fighter. The show features up and coming MMA (mixed martial arts) fighters in Las Vegas and follows them as they train and compete against each other for a contract with the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship). Capturing audio for the show is anything but routine. With demanding production schedules and… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsPollMicrophoneStudioTechnicianWirelessAudio

  • Thursday, August 16, 2012
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    PSW Staff 08/16/12 10:37 AM,
    The process of producing a commercial requires a high level of attention to detail. For French insurance stalwart MAAF, Paris-based sound engineer François de Morant was contracted to capture the project’s audio. To ensure the highest quality sound, François de Morant relied on Digital Hybrid Wireless technology from Rio Rancho, NM-based Lectrosonics. A veteran of French TV and film production, de Morant has worked as a sound engineer on approximately 70 movies and TV shows. To ensure superior audio performance… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollDigitalMicrophoneSystemAudio

  • Tuesday, August 07, 2012
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    PSW Staff 08/07/12 06:12 AM,
    Multi-platinum band Foreigner has been touring extensively this year, utilizing Lectrosonics systems outfitted with Digital Hybrid Wireless technology on both vocals and instruments. Albuquerque, NM-based Lorenzo Banda is Foreigner’s monitor engineer, and in addition to handling all aspects of the band’s monitor system—including mixing—he is also responsible for the wireless microphone equipment used during performances. This includes overseeing lead vocalist Kelly Hansen’s use of the Lectrosonics HH handheld transmitter (equipped with an Earthworks mic capsule), keyboard player Michael Bluestein’s use… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Wednesday, July 25, 2012
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    PSW Staff 07/25/12 10:35 AM,
    Blumenthal Performing Arts’ venues are home to premier Broadway touring attractions as well as the Charlotte Symphony, Community School of the Arts, North Carolina Dance Theatre, On Q Productions, Opera Carolina, Queen City Theatre Company, and The Light Factory Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film. As the cultural hub of the greater Charlotte area, there are high expectations for every type of event that takes place here. That’s precisely why—when it comes to wireless microphone performance—the organization relies on its… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsPollConcertInstallationMicrophoneWirelessAudio

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2012
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    PSW Staff 07/11/12 04:21 AM,
    Held each summer on the Tanglewood estate, the Tanglewood Music Festival consists of a series of concerts, including symphonic music, chamber music, choral music, musical theater, contemporary music, jazz, and pop music. The first concert of the season—held on June 22 and again on June 24—featured the Silk Road Ensemble, which unites distinguished performers and composers from more than 20 countries in Asia, Europe, and the Americas. Under the artistic direction of renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, the Silk Road Ensemble… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Friday, June 29, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/29/12 01:47 PM,
    Shop Angels, an outdoor adventure travel show slated to begin airing in the first quarter of 2013, is currently in production, utilizing Digital Hybrid Wireless microphone technology from Lectrosonics. Jimmy Corn, owner of Big Oak Productions, a television production company based in Nashville, serves in a variety of capacities with the show, including overseeing photography and location sound. A veteran audio professional who started as a live sound engineer mixing concerts before moving into television production, Corn has handled projects… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVMicrophoneWireless

  • Tuesday, June 19, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/19/12 09:18 AM,
    The production crew of Miami, FL-based Accord Productions captures audio with a high level of speech intelligibility and natural sound quality by depending on Digital Hybrid Wireless technology from Rio Rancho, NM-based Lectrosonics. With offices in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Accord Productions provides production, post production, and digitizing services to the film and video industry. Its co-founder and vice president, Rocky Wyler, typically serves as the director of photography on location and also performs double duty as the company’s… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollMicrophoneTechnicianWirelessAudio

  • Monday, June 11, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/11/12 01:29 PM,
    Enjoy this video just released by Lectrosonics, with Karl Winkler demonstrating the durability of the company’s new SMV wireless transmitter in a rather unusual manner. Fire in the hole!...:>) Lectrosonics View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsVideoProductAVManufacturerWireless

  • Tuesday, June 05, 2012
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    PSW Staff 06/05/12 09:05 AM,
    It’s no secret that water and electronics aren’t a ‘match made in Heaven,’ and yet location sound professionals frequently find themselves having to contend with wet surroundings. Compound those water-logged environments with saltwater, heavy surf, wind, and ice and the prospect of acquiring production level sound becomes all that much more daunting. For Doug Stanley, 7-year producer and director of photography for Discovery Channel’s popular show Deadliest Catch, this sort of production issue might very well be viewed as just… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsPollAVMicrophoneSystemWirelessAudio

  • Thursday, May 24, 2012
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    PSW Staff 05/24/12 07:56 AM,
    At the Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, an easy-to-manage sound reinforcement setup was mandated as part of the design and installation requirements for the organization’s board room and conference facilities. After evaluating the requirements of the project, Baton Rouge, LA-based Technical Services Group (TSG) deployed an ASPEN processor setup from Lectrosonics. Technical Services Group is a design/build firm that provides a wide range of contracting services in commercial broadcast radio, television, audio, video, and control systems, including engineering management, installation,… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsPollAVInstallationNetworkingProcessorAudio