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Articles Tagged Production

  • Thursday, October 23, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/23/14 12:51 PM,
    Oprah Winfrey has taken ‘The Life You Want Weekend’, a high-profile two-night self-help show on the road for eight weekends this fall. Along for the ride is CTS Audio, who is providing sound for the tour including a Solid State Logic (SSL) Live. L500 console at the mix position, operated by CTS veteran front of house engineer Jon Schwarz. The two-night event starts the first night with Winfrey offering the inspirational story of her life’s journey. She speaks about identifying… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConsolesDigitalSound ReinforcementStageStudio

  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/22/14 12:50 PM,
    Dallas Audio Post recently became the first U.S. installation of Genelec’s new 1237A Tri-Amplified Smart Active Monitor (SAM) system, utilzing proprietary AutoCal and GLM technologies and Class D amplification.  It’s the latest implementation of Genelec at the post-production house, which has utilized Genelec monitors throughout the course of its 20-year history. The firm handles a variety of projects including TV and film as well as corporate, live event, political, video game, sports clients and much more, with specific jobs including… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsLoudspeakerMonitoringStudio

  • Tuesday, October 14, 2014
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    PSW Staff 10/14/14 01:47 PM,
    John Penn is an independent film/music composer, 3D sound designer, producer, media-tech entrepreneur, and owner of Undercurrent Labs, the company he founded in 2011. Part of the Atlanta tech community, the company is focused on virtual and augmented reality and content development for web and mobile applications. Working with several companies that are pushing the boundaries of immersive surround, a networked infrastructure is key to the company’s development.  As a software and content developer, it’s focused on enterprise mobile apps… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsConsolesDigital Audio WorkstationsEngineerEthernetMixerNetworkingSoftwareStudio

  • Tuesday, September 09, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/09/14 05:32 PM,
    The largest full-service HD and 4K production facility in the Pacific Northwest, Microsoft Production Studios includes three sound stages, three audio rooms and numerous editing suites among its 65,000 square feet located on the Microsoft headquarters campus. The impressive facility is well-equipped to accommodate multiple in-house projects while providing rental space to outside productions. Thousands of productions and events are created in the studios each year. Audio is an integral part of the overall workflow at Microsoft Production Studios. In… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVEthernetInstallationInterconnectNetworkingSignalStudio

  • Tuesday, August 05, 2014
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    Bobby Owsinski 08/05/14 12:21 PM,
    This article is provided by Bobby Owsinski.   It used to be that when you were working your way up the food chain as a music producer, you’d hone your chops with indie artists, at first not signed to a label, then signed to smaller labels. Today this is a fact of life for all production pros whether you’re just starting or are a seasoned veteran producer. One of the major questions that producers new to the game often ask… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallBusinessDigital Audio WorkstationsEngineerMixerStudioTechnician

  • Monday, August 04, 2014
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    PSW Staff 08/04/14 09:12 AM,
    At the upcoming IBC 2014 convention, Clear-Com will announce the launch of the FreeSpeak II wireless intercom system, an enhanced DECT-based offering that operates in multiple license-free DECT bands from 1.897-1.933GHz. FreeSpeak II delivers improved roaming capability for reliable wireless connections, digital ‘Clear-Com Sound’ for clear intelligibility and audio comfort, and new intercom features. The system is intended for deployment across large-scale, multi-zone production areas typically required in live events, broadcast and sports production. FreeSpeak II allows large numbers of… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsProductProductionBusinessManufacturer

  • Monday, June 30, 2014
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    PSW Staff 06/30/14 04:47 PM,
    The CatholicTV Network, which broadcasts local national and international religious programming including live coverage of Pope Francis from production facilities in the Greater Boston area, has been equipped with the first Fairlight EVO.Live digital mixing console. Based on Fairlight’s Crystal Core technology, EVO.Live offers integrated HD video and multitrack audio recording designed for live production and broadcast studio applications that can be quickly reconfigured to operate as a post production system. Fairlight’s first production mixing console, EVO.Live can be used… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundRecordingNewsConsolesDigitalMixerProcessorSound ReinforcementStudio

  • Monday, May 05, 2014
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    PSW Staff 05/05/14 11:55 AM,
    Mandalay Baseball, parent company of the legendary Dayton Dragons Minor League Baseball team, contracted integrator Alpha Video Sports & Entertainment Group to completely renovate the video control and broadcast room at their Fifth Third Field Ballpark. The new setup now comprises two Soundcraft Si Expression 3 consoles, significantly expanding the digital capabilities of the broadcast and production team. The ballpark holds the record for consecutive sold-out games, which include all American professional sports teams. As a multi-use facility with seating… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVConsolesDigitalInstallationMixerSound Reinforcement

  • Monday, April 28, 2014
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    PSW Staff 04/28/14 08:20 AM,
    Focusrite’s RedNet range of Ethernet-networked studio interfaces has radically changed the workflow for noted sound designer/artist Dean Martin Hovey. As the owner of Soundwell.tv, Hovey has created sound for projects including films (Kids for Cash, The Being Experience, American History X, the Austin Powers series), commercials (Coca-Cola, Nike, Adidas, Budweiser, Pepsi, Infiniti and Porsche), sound art installations (NOMA- New Orleans) and themed entertainment for Warner Bros, Universal Studios, Busch Gardens and the Hershey’s Chocolate Factory, to name a few. Hovey… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsEthernetNetworkingProcessorStudio

  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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    Daniel Keller 04/16/14 05:56 PM,
    Courtesy of Universal Audio.   Love it or hate it, data compression (not to be confused with audio signal compression, which is a different issue) schemes like MP3, FLAC, AAC, and other relatives have fundamentally changed music as we know it. The battle between fidelity and portability was long ago declared no contest, with convenience winning hands-down over sonic quality. But while the ability to compress what was once a wall full of vinyl into your pocket is a boon… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSignalSoftwareStudio