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Canadian Wins Attero Tech unDUSB at InfoComm Dante AVNW Event Drawing

Last month, Attero Tech co-sponsored Dante AV Networking World  in Las Vegas during InfoComm 2016. With over 300 attendees, this was by far one of the most informative and popular audio networking event at the show. The event featured presentations and Dante training workshops, and included 40 of the most influential audio manufacturers in A/V. One of the participation prizes for the event was an Attero Tech unDUSB box; a Dante to USB bridge solution that maintains digital audio signals. The winner was Canadian Adam Dickie, CTS-D, ISF-C – AV Consultant, who gives credit to Attero Tech for developing products that contribute to the evolution of [...]

2017-03-10T12:09:27+00:00 July 19, 2016|

Elation Launches DTW Series™ Variable-White Par and Bar LED Lights

The first products in Elation Professional’s new DTW Series™ of variable white LED lights is coming soon. An excellent choice when variable white light is required in broadcast, theatrical and conventional lighting situations, DTW Series fixtures are color temperature adjustable and can emulate the “Dim to Warm” look of conventional tungsten / halogen fixtures. Optimized to give the finest in variable white light, available now are the DTW Par 300™, DTW Par Z19 IP™ and DTW Bar 1000™. All three fixtures feature full color temperature range control from 2,700K - 6,500K plus independent Dim-to-Warm channel control from 1,800K –to 3,200K [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:02+00:00 July 19, 2016|

Ask Mario! (July 2016)

How do I Connect Analog Audio with Just Add Power? I need left and right analog audio for sending the TV sound to a multi-room controller. However, some sources no longer have RCA outputs. I thought of using coax/optical to analog converters, but is there a way to do this using the Just Add Power video distribution system? Yes of course, otherwise I wouldn't write this article. The HDMI audio extractor is actually a feature of the 2G+ products. It is available on both 2G+ transmitters and receivers. So in this case, you can use standard 2G transmitters for video [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:03+00:00 July 19, 2016|

ADJ Launches Two New Battery-Powered LED Pars

Combining the flexibility of battery-power with the color mixing potential of RGB+UV LEDs, ADJ is pleased to announce the addition of two new par fixtures to the Mega Go Series. Perfect for mobile entertainers, production companies and other lighting users allowing quicker set-up and tear down time; the ADJ Mega Go Par64 Plus and Mega QPLUS Go offer a new level of creative freedom, UV-infused color washes absolutely anywhere they are required. The new Mega Go Par64 Plus packs in 172 10mm, 0.07W LEDs (split across 56 Red, 60 Green and 56 Blue), which allows the fixture to generate potent [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:03+00:00 July 18, 2016|

Elation 6-Color SixBar 1000™ LED Batten Available in IP65 Version

Elation Professional’s SixBar 1000 LED batten is now available in a fully weatherproof IP65 version that gives the versatile color-changing luminaire application in all types of outdoor events and weather including dust-blown environments. The SixBar 1000 IP™ features a revolutionary 6-color LED multi-chip that provides a creative color boost to the lighting designer toolbox. Useful as a wash light, uplight, wall/cyc wash, accent lighting, direct view pixel strip and more, its high-power single lens RGBWA+UV LEDs offer an expanded palette of colors, including stunning ambers, true whites and even an ultraviolet effect. And it’s all protected by a rugged die-cast [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:05+00:00 July 13, 2016|

Here Come the Mummies Eerily Good with Elation Lighting

One look at Here Come the Mummies and it’s easy to see why they are considered one of the most unique bands around. Combining identities that are always ‘under wraps’ with a reputation for unrelenting live performances, the 8-piece funk band from Nashville is touring the U.S. beneath a lighting rig of Elation Professional effect lights. Lighting Designer/Director and programmer Thom Roberts has been working with the band for the past three years and is out on their current "LoveFest" tour, which runs until the end of October. The band has been playing dates across the U.S. since February, mostly [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:06+00:00 July 13, 2016|

Jean-Michel Berezoutzky Joins SFM as Coordinator of the Technical Application Group

SFM continues to expand its support for integrators, consultants, production/rental companies & engineers in Canada SFM is pleased to announce that Jean-Michel Berezoutzky has joined the company as the Coordinator of SFM's Technical Application Group (TAG). The TAG is an integral part of the company's service offering, acting as a direct link to customers and providing training, technical support and design assistance for installations and concepts involving SFM's products. The TAG is present at all levels of the sale and acts as a unique resource for industry professionals such as integrators, consultants, production/rental companies and engineers. With nearly 25 years [...]

2017-03-10T12:09:27+00:00 July 8, 2016|

ADJ’s Newest Moving Head Zooms into Focus

The first in ADJ’s new Focus range of LED-powered moving head spots offering motorized focus as standard, the Focus Spot Three Z is a feature-packed professional fixture ideal for mobile applications as well as fixed installation. In addition to the motorized focus, that will run through the whole of the new Focus series, this top-of-the-range model also offers motorized zoom, as signified by the ‘Z’ in its name, allowing the beam angle to be altered remotely between 13- and 18-degrees. At the heart of this new fixture is an incredibly powerful 100W white LED light-source, which generates piercing beams and [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:11+00:00 July 7, 2016|

Elation Platinum Seven™ Market’s Most Flexible 7-Color LED Wash Light

The new Platinum Seven™ from Elation Professional is a high-power LED wash luminaire that offers an unprecedented choice of colors from a 7-color multi-chip LED, making it an extremely flexible color wash solution. It is the market’s first LED wash light that combines a 7-color multi-chip with such a wide zoom while maintaining a flat and even field of light projection. The Platinum Seven houses 19x 25W multi-chip LEDs (RGBW + Amber, Cyan and UV) for a powerful projection of smooth color across any surface. The Amber LED extends the color range and provides an effective means of color temperature [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:11+00:00 July 7, 2016|

Elation ACL 360i™ in Harmony with Pentatonix on 2016 World Tour

Internationally acclaimed a capella group Pentatonix, who have been putting the harmonic sounds of a cappella music on the pop chart map the past few years, are playing to enthusiastic crowds on a 2016 world tour. Production Designer for the tour is Sooner Routhier of SRae Productions who wanted a large amount of fixtures to help paint a background for the Grammy-winning group and turned to Elation Professional’s compact ACL 360i™ beam effect light to create the look. “Because Pentatonix is an a capella group, we had to make sure there was some sort of scenic and lighting,” Sooner explains [...]

2016-10-28T10:11:12+00:00 July 4, 2016|