Archive for February, 2009

TUBE-TECH LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

tubetech_website.JPGLAS VEGAS, NEVADA – FEBRUARY 2009: TUBE-TECH, maker of contemporary high-end, all-tube-based pro audio gear based on an elegant design philosophy, is pleased to announce the launch of a completely revitalized website (www.tube-tech.com). TUBE-TECH’s founder, president, and designer of nearly thirty years, John G. Petersen, commissioned the site to provide an elegant clearinghouse for information on TUBE-TECH products, insider tips and tricks for getting the most out of the TUBE-TECH sound, and access to TUBE-TECH’s story and uncompromising design manifesto. In addition, the site is targeted to help younger, aspiring engineers and musicians discover the long lasting sonic quality of the TUBE-TECH units. more

SENNHEISER AND NEUMANN MIC THE ACADEMY AWARDS ORCHESTRA

oscars_2009.JPGHOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 2009: So far this year has been all about change and ABC’s telecast of the 81st Academy Awards on February 22nd was no exception, as producers radically reworked the show to attract more viewers with a new, more intimate production design and a previously untried host, triple threat – actor, dancer and singer – Hugh Jackman. But behind the scenes, both onstage and out on the red carpet, there was at least one constant: Sennheiser and Neumann microphones. more

DALE PRO AUDIO NOW AN API DEALER

dale_pro_audio.JPGJESSUP, MARYLAND – FEBRUARY 2009: API announces that Dale Pro Audio is now an official dealer of both, API and Arsenal Audio by API, product lines. With over fifty years in business, a staff with hundreds of combined years of experience in the pro audio industry, and a Walters-Storyk-designed showroom, Dale Pro Audio is Manhattan’s premier pro audio retailer. It sells to broadcasters, post-production studios, recording studios, and installed-sound contractors throughout New York and the country. more

Escapee James Sindle Wins Celebrated VES Award for “Brains Dance�

Feb. 27, 2009 – Escape Studios is proud to congratulate James Sindle, 3D Supervisor at The Mill and graduate or ‘escapee’ of Escape Studios’ Maya Core course, for his prestigious VES award win. James received the award in the category of “Outstanding Animated Character in a Live Action Broadcast Program or Commercial� for his work on the recent Britvic Drench water advertisement entitled “Brains Dance.� James led a team that created all of the 3D animation for this entertaining commercial featuring Brains of Gerry Anderson’s 1960’s puppet iconic “Thunderbirds� dancing to the 1980’s classic song, “Rhythm is a Dancer.� more

RF CENTRAL RFX-PHT-II HD UPGRADEABLE 2 GHz PORTABLE DIGITAL TRANSMITTERS PROVIDE OPTIONS FOR AN ARRAY OF APPLICATIONS AT NAB 2009

rf-central-pht-ii.JPGLas Vegas, NV, February 26, 2009 – RF Central, part of The Vitec Group’s RF Systems business unit, and a leading digital microwave technology provider, is introducing its RFX-PHT-II HD upgradeable portable 2 GHz digital transmitter at NAB 2009 (Booth C3707). Utilizing RF Central’s signature RFX-CMT-II camera-mounted transmitter, the PHT-II is designed to turn any “news car� into a “live broadcast vehicle� and transform any “run and shoot� car into a “run and transmit� vehicle. more

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SONICPOOL ENTERS 2009 WITH NEW TV PROJECTS

Hollywood, CA, February 25, 2009 – SonicPool, one of Hollywood’s leading post production facilities, specializing in sound and picture finishing, production and edit suite rentals, and full post production services, has announced its current roster of episodic television projects. The announcement was made by Patrick Bird and John Frost, co-founders, SonicPool. more

ANTON/BAUER TAKES CHARGE AT NAB 2009 WITH DEBUT OF DIONIC® HC CAMERA BATTERY

anton-bauer-dionic-hc.JPGLAS VEGAS, NV, February 27, 2009 – Anton/Bauer, a brand of The Vitec Group, and the world’s premier provider of professional camera batteries, chargers, lighting and other mobile power systems, is introducing its Dionic® HC high current camera battery at NAB 2009 (Booth C6021). more

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Ken Binder Joins Palace Digital Services as VP, Business Development

SOUTH NORWALK, CT–Ken Binder of Weston, Conn., has joined Palace Digital Studios as vice president of Business Development.

Part of the Palace Production Center family of companies, Palace Digital Studios (PDS) is a leading provider of video production services, editing, audio recording, and computer graphics animation services to the area’s top advertising agencies, broadcast and cable television networks, corporations and independent producers, as well as a provider of film production support services (www.palacedigital.com). more

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AURALEX BRINGS ACOUSTICS HOME FOR HIT TV SHOW DESIGNING SPACES

~Auralex Showcases How Acoustics Can Improve Sound Quality While Not Compromising Home Décor ~

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Designing Spaces, the hit TV show produced by Quorum Productions that airs on TLC and Women’s Entertainment Network, invited Auralex Acoustics, the industry leader in innovative sound control solutions, to be a part of the show’s upcoming 100th episode. Auralex helps educate the show’s viewers on how they can easily and affordably improve home sound quality through acoustical treatments; a subject Auralex knows quite a bit about. more

AVIOM’S PERSONAL MIXERS AT THE ACADEMY AWARDS

aviom_academy-awards_2-2.JPGPersonal Mixers Provide Monitor Mixing and Communications System for Show’s Orchestra

LOS ANGELES, CA, FEBRUARY 27, 2009 — The 81st Academy Awards moved away from the format style of recent years, its producers opting for a more classic Hollywood approach by adding a Big Band feel. Because the show’s host, Hugh Jackman, performed in numerous musical numbers and much of the focus centered around music, communications between the broadcast crew, Musical Director Michael Giacchino, orchestra members, and the audio crew from ATK Audiotek was essential. Aviom’s Pro16® monitor mixing system was at the hub of the communication and monitoring setup, helping make each number a showstopper. more

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