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Gotham Girls Roller Derby Goes Live With Blackmagic Design’s ATEM Production Switchers

Blackmagic Design today announced the ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher and ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel are being used by the Gotham Girls Roller Derby League for live production of the league’s 2011 matches. more

CLEAR-COM DEMONSTRATES ITS EXPANDED WIRELESS PORTFOLIO WITH THE TEMPEST900 DIGITAL INTERCOM SYSTEM AT INFOCOMM 2011

New System Offers Increased Range and Better Coverage in Challenging Environments

ORLANDO, FL - Clear-Com, a global leader in critical voice communications systems, will exhibit the new Tempest900 900MHz digital wireless intercom system at this year’s InfoComm 2011 (Booth 349). With the addition of Tempest900, Clear-Com is now the only provider in the live performance, permanent installation and broadcast markets to offer such a wide range of Basic, Advanced and Expert level wireless intercom solutions. The Tempest900 now joins some of the company’s other systems, including the Tempest2400 2.4GHz, CellCom®1.92-1.93GHz, HME DX Series 2.4GHz and HME PRO850 UHF band. clear-com_tempest900_system_infocomm-2011.jpg more

Boston University Installs Blackmagic Design’s ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher and Broadcast Panel

Blackmagic Design today announced that Boston University’s College of Communication (COM) is using Blackmagic Design’s ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher and ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel in their Production and Journalism studios. more

Sound Devices Serves Up Stellar Audio at Pixel Corps

Production Company Relies On 788T and USBPre 2 to Produce High-Quality Videos and Train Thousands in Video Production

ORLANDO, FL, JUNE 16, 2011 — With roughly 2,000 members in 40 different countries, Pixel Corps serves as a guild for content creators and trains professionals globally on key aspects of production. In the fast-paced world of video production —from compositing to matchmoving to rotoscoping, Pixel Corps runs the gamut in production and training. A significant portion of the company’s business comes from producing Internet videos for corporations, as well as creating podcasts and voiceovers. In order to accomplish its many projects, Pixel Corps employs Sound Devices® 788T® Multi-Track Digital Audio Recorder and USBPre 2® Microphone Interface for all of the company’s audio needs.

“On our projects that require audio, we always use a Sound Devices component,? explains Alex Lindsay, Pixel Corps founder and chief architect, a 20-year veteran of more

THE RAPCOHORIZON COMPANY NOW OFFERING THE MOMENTUM™ LINE OF PRODUCTS

Momentum mo8me Personal Mixers’ mTweak App Upgrade Now Available for Apple iPad

ORLANDO, FL, JUNE 16, 2011 ― The RapcoHorizon Company (InfoComm Booth 775), a leading manufacturer of audio/video interfacing and cable equipment, is pleased to now provide the complete line of Momentum™ products, featuring personal monitor and digital snake solutions, to its customer base. Along with the expanded availability, Momentum mo8me Personal Monitor Mixers’ mTweak app is now fully upgraded to be compatible with Apple iPad.

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JVC LAUNCHES COST-EFFECTIVE GY-HM710U PROHD CAMCORDER AT INFOCOMM 2011

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., today unveiled the new GY-HM710U ProHD camcorder – a cost effective choice for event coverage, documentaries, ENG news, and educational applications – at InfoComm 2011 (Booth 1062), which runs through June 17 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. The compact, shoulder-mount camcorder has a similar body style and many of the same features of the GY-HM750U that was introduced earlier this year, but does not include the option to attach external modules for additional functionality.

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Using the same 3-CCD imaging system found in the GY-HM750U, the GY-HM710U records 1920×1080 HD footage in 1080p and 1080i at 25 Mbps or 35 Mbps. JVC’s native file recording technology allows recording in ready-to-edit file formats for Apple Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere (.MOV), as well as other more

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Panavid Upgrades Audio System at Calvary Baptist Church In New York City With HARMAN JBL Loudspeaker System

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Panavid installed a new audio system featuring JBL loudspeakers at the Calvary Baptist Church in New York.

ORLANDO, Florida – Calvary Baptist Church was founded in New York City in 1847 as an independent Baptist church, and has been in its current location on Manhattan’s West 57th Street since 1931. Over the years, the church has undergone a series of renovations, and most recently completed a major upgrade to its audio system with the installation of HARMAN’s JBL VRX Series Constant Curvature, AE Series Compact and CBT loudspeakers.

Professional audio/video services company Panavid, Inc. of Pompton Plains, New Jersey was contracted to complete the rigging and speaker installation, led by Client Relations Manager Dennis Mitchell. The Calvary Baptist Church system is based around left/right arrays of five JBL VRX932LAP powered loudspeakers per side, and two more

HARMAN’s JBL Professional Upgrades Its Popular CBT Series Models with New Brackets

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JBL has upgraded its CBT Series column loudspeakers with new brackets that allow adjustment of up-down tilt and side-to-side aiming.

ORLANDO, Florida – At InfoComm 2011, HARMAN’s JBL Professional announced the upgrade of its popular CBT Series (Constant Beamwidth Technology™) column loudspeakers, with the inclusion of new brackets that not only allow adjustment of up/down tilt, but also allow adjustment of the side-to-side aiming. The new swivel (pan)/ tilt brackets are packaged with the speakers, allowing increased versatility of aiming adjustment. In more

HARMAN’S JBL Loudspeakers Highlight First Sound Reinforcement System at Trinity College Chapel in Cambridge

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The new sound reinforcement system at Trinity College, Cambridge’s chapel features 127 JBL Control 52 ultra-compact satellite loudspeakers.

ORLANDO, Florida – RG Jones Sound Engineering has equipped the historic chapel at Cambridge’s Trinity College with its first sound reinforcement system, using 127 HARMAN’s JBL Control 52 ultra-compact satellite loudspeakers, accessed via a sophisticated BSS Soundweb DSP design to optimize the sound broadcast from seven fixed microphone positions at the lecterns. The equipment was supplied by Sound Technology Ltd, Harman Pro’s UK and ROI distributors. They responded successfully to a system design created by acoustic consultants, Peter Mapp + Associates, who drew up the tender document on behalf of property management consultants (and overall project managers) Bidwells.

Trinity College was originally founded by Henry VIII in 1546 as part of the University of Cambridge. The chapel, with more

Chief Provides Award-Winning Fusion™ Mounts for Unique HD Video Arch at InfoComm 2011

Fusion mounts are being used in conjunction with Brightsign controllers, flixio content and Philips commercial LCDs

Minneapolis, MN. USA (JUN 2011) – www.chiefmfg.com – Chief, the industry leader in professional AV solutions, joins Brightsign, flixio and Philips to provide visitors to InfoComm 2011 with a visual treat with high impact. The companies combined efforts to create a massive digital video arch on display right now in the Digital Signage Pavilion.

The arch, consisting of Brightsign digital controllers, Philips commercial displays, flixio content and Chief’s award-winning Fusion mounts, reaches a height of 108 feet (33 meters) and spans more than 139 feet in length (42 meters). more

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