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Case Study: Integrated Design Solutions, Troy, Mich.

IDS-Video-Conference-RoomThis spring, Integrated Design Solutions (IDS) moved into new headquarters in Troy, Mich., with AV and control systems of its own design. At the heart of these systems is DigitalMedia (DM), the signal distribution and management solution by Crestron. IDS consultants used DM cable, switcher, transmitters, and receivers to reliably transport and manage all data, video, audio, computer, and control signals in the facility’s two main conference rooms. Crestron processors, amplifiers, and touchpanels completed the integrated control solution. Read the rest of this entry »

Crucial Components: Sturgis Motorcycle and Mustang Rallies

KNKL-AM Studio001As host of one of the largest motorcycle rallies in the world, Sturgis, S.D., is used to the roar of various engines. Needless to say, the roar of the engines, and of the crowd, poses challenges when it comes to public address systems.

For the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Aug. 9-15, local broadcaster KNKL Radio simulcast its live programming and handled announcements over the PA system from its downtown broadcast studio at The Knuckle Saloon. It will do the same this weekend for the Mustang Rally, Sept. 2-6. Read the rest of this entry »

Royal Projection

projection-studio-nfa-nfa-logoaThe Projection Studio created a 90-minute video show featuring archival World War I and II footage charting the history of The Not Forgotten Association for projection at Buckingham Palace.

Using eight Christie 18K HD projectors and an OnlyView control system server, the show formed a fully immersive wraparound projection onto all four walls, with a stage at one end, and the ceiling of the palace ballroom. Read the rest of this entry »