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Dawn Borsella Joins A.C.T Lighting in Tech Support

Dawn Borsella

Dawn Borsella

A.C.T Lighting continues to expand its team of highly-qualified professionals with the addition of Dawn Borsella as a Technical Support specialist. Based in A.C.T’s New Jersey office, Borsella will support the entire range of A.C.T Lighting products, including MA Lighting, Clay Paky, LiteWare and W-DMX, as well as train customers on the use and operation of those products.

“I’m very excited to be joining the A.C.T team of service professionals,” says Borsella. “I jumped at the opportunity to be part of A.C.T, which has a superb reputation for offering the best of the best in everything they sell. The grandMA series has always been my console of choice, giving endless capabilities for artists’ programming needs.”

For the last six years Borsella has been a freelance lighting programmer/technician and has toured the world more

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VMP Features Adaptable LCD-1C Small Flat Panel Ceiling Mount at ASIS 2011

Video Mount Products LCD-1C small flat panel ceiling mount

Video Mount Products LCD-1C small flat panel ceiling mount

STEVENSVILLE, Md., Sept. 6, 2011 — Video Mount Products (videomount.com), a leading provider of mounting solutions for the security, commercial and pro audio/video markets, is proud to announce it will feature the LCD-1C small flat panel ceiling mount during ASIS 2011, held in Orlando, Fla. from September 19-21 at the Orange County Convention Center, booth 3479.

“Whether it’s limited wall space in security offices making a ceiling mount a requirement, or the need for a functional and versatile public view ceiling mounted LCD security monitor, the LCD-1C is the ideal choice for security installations with numerous multifaceted and unique aesthetic requirements,? explained Keith Fulmer, president of Video Mount Products. “The LCD-1C is the perfect combination of an all-around more

It’s Live! 131st AES Convention Preliminary Event Calendar

Session & Special Event Abstracts, Exhibitor List & Registration Info All On Line

NEW YORK: With the culmination of fine-tuning for the eagerly awaited

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131st AES Convention, comes the posting of the Preliminary Event Calendar. Chock full of descriptive abstracts, dates, times and presenter details, the PEC represents a full year of intensive activity. The volunteer Convention Committee focused on developing timely, meticulously researched and impossible to duplicate: Broadcast/Streaming, Education, Game Audio, Historical, Live Sound, Master Class, Paper, Platinum, Product Design, Special Events, Tech Tours, Tutorials and Workshops. A microcosm of the Convention itself, the AES PEC symbolizes the very best that the pro audio industry and the AES have to offer.

“We have made every effort to develop the most user-friendly format for this year’s PEC,” reports Committee Chair Jim Anderson. “Easy to read, drop-down abstracts are imbedded within more

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Haivision to Launch Next-Generation Torpedo(TM) DVB-to-IP Gateway at IBC2011

Latest Version of Torpedo DVB-to-IP Gateway adds Support for DVB-T2, Conditional Access Modules, and Secure IP Multicast Distribution
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LECTROSONICS TO CO-SPONSOR MULTIMIC, MULTI-SOURCE MIXING FOR LIVE EVENTS WEBINAR

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Rio Rancho, NM – September 2011… Lectrosonics, recognized the world over as a leading manufacturer of wireless microphone systems and audio processing products, is pleased to announce its co-sponsorship of the forthcoming webinar MultiMic, Multi-Source Mixing for Live Events: DSP Audio Processing for Boardrooms, Courtrooms, Classrooms, and Multipurpose Venues. Scheduled for September 20th, this is an excellent opportunity for A/V professionals, system Integrators, contractors, acousticians, live sound, recording, and broadcast engineers, house of worship engineers, and others to gain insight into high quality, trouble-free audio for event production. more

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Wowza Media Server 3 Platform Gets High Marks From Beta Users and Gains Industry Recognition

More Wowza Media Server 3 Capabilities to be Unveiled at IBC2011 more

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AETA’s New 4MinX Combines On-Location Recording and Mixing in a Compact Unit

LE PLESSIS ROBINSON, France — Sept. 5, 2011 — Making its debut at IBC2011, the 4MinX from AETA AUDIO SYSTEMS is the first fully integrated digital multichannel mixer and multitrack recorder in one compact unit. It offers mixing and even recording of 5.1 or 7.1 without any problems — both indoor and outdoor. Users can record up to eight tracks and maintain full flexibility on each track: monophonic, stereophonic, or polyphonic. During recording as well as mixing, all levels can be adjusted for each track.

The 4MinX is ultra-portable, rugged, and robust, with a user-friendly interface featuring rotary encoders, programmable function keys, and a TFT display panel. The 4MinX provides a breakthrough combination of functionalities for TV sync-sound location recording, music recording and satellite mixing, or radio journalism.

Named after the Phorminx, the legendary ancient Greek lyre, AETA’s 4MinX features four mic/line inputs, two stereo line inputs, more

Eureka Casino Resort Upgrades with Community’s New Distributed Design Series

Eureka Casino, Mesquite, Nevada
Eureka Casino Interior displaying Distributed Design Series ceiling loudspeakers

Mesquite, NV – Nestled among the scenic red mesas of the southern Nevada desert, the Eureka Casino Resort is a favorite with golfers and gamers alike. The 214-room resort is located about 80 miles north of Las Vegas, surrounded by six world class golf courses, and offers a variety of slot and video poker machines, blackjack, craps, roulette, and a 24-hour poker room with daily tournaments.

Eureka is also the frequent site for activities to support the surrounding community of Mesquite. For its annual “Rockets over the Red Mesa” July 4th celebration, the resort recently hosted the 31-piece Nevada POPS Orchestra performing a 75-minute program of American standards.

To ensure the property is well equipped to cater to the needs of its guests and its community, the Casino recently underwent major renovations. A resort-style pool and cabana were constructed, numerous amenities were added to each guest room, and more

Community Outfits Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center

Tractor Square Dancing in the PA Farm Show Large Arena

Tractor Square Dancing in the PA Farm Show Large Arena

Situated on 60 acres in the heart of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center is an impressive venue whose immense 11-building complex includes three arenas, seven exposition halls, and a banquet hall, all designed by Bala Cynwyd, PA-based Converse Winkler Architecture. With nearly one million square feet of indoor floor space, the flexibility of the complex allows it to host a wide range of premier events. In addition to accommodating its namesake Pennsylvania Farm Show, the venue serves as host to more than 200 exhibits and trade shows, numerous meetings and conferences, proms and graduation ceremonies, concerts, sporting events and rodeos, even monster trucks.

With space for up to 5,000 large animals and 10,000 or more visitors at any given time, a powerful, high-quality sound system is a necessity for the complex. Incorporated into the venue is a top-of-the-line audio system featuring nearly 800 Community loudspeakers more

School’s in Session at NYU with Yamaha PM5D Digital Console

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BUENA PARK, Calif.—New York University’s Jack H. Skirball Center for the Performing Arts is the premier venue for the presentation of cultural and performing arts events for all of NYU and lower Manhattan. Since opening in 2003, the 860-seat Skirball Center has been an educational and community building resource, providing NYU’s first large-scale, professional performance space on campus.

Recently the Skirball Center replaced its older analog front of house console with a Yamaha PM5D digital audio console purchased from Scharff Weisberg. “About once a month a client would have to rent a digital board, and it was almost always a Yamaha PM5D,? states Ethan Bade, head audio engineer. “Our purchasing decision was made pretty clear after speaking with engineers who had brought in various consoles in the past, that a 5D would eliminate additional rental costs and save on set up time.?

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