The innovative Grass Valley™ Indigo™ AV Mixer was cited as the “Best Overall Video Production Product” at the Worship Facilities Conference & Expo 2006, in Dallas Texas, November 8-10. This was the first year that the awards program, spotlighting outstanding church facilities and technology, was held.
The Grass Valley Indigo AV Mixer was just introduced in June of this year and has already garnered significant attention, as well as impressive orders worldwide.
The WFX New Product Awards, presented by Church Production magazine, Worship Facilities magazine and Church Sound magazine, recognizes the most innovative new building, technology and management products that target the church and house of worship market, within the past year.
Due to its flexibility, high-end feature set and affordable price, the Indigo AV switcher also shared a first place WFX award in the category of “Best Video Switcher/Scaler/Mixer.”
With a retail price of $11,900 for the standard definition video version, or $14,900 with high resolution HD-SDI and DVI-I, the Grass Valley Indigo AV Mixer accepts analog and digital, standard- and high-definition (SD/HD) video and audio inputs (including embedded audio in SDI and DV streams), plus high resolution computer inputs. The Indigo mixer features internal seamless technology, allowing a variety of input resolutions to be scaled and mixed. Outputs are also available in multiple formats simultaneously, including DVI and SDI sources for directly feeding displays, projectors and for digital recording.