These are difficult times for everyone, but the financial crisis that continues to roil economies throughout the world impacts young people with particular severity. Entry-level jobs in the recording industry — always difficult to snare — are harder to find than ever before, making it necessary for aspiring engineers to pay for an education that may never result in a career....More
The XB-14² incorporates several new features, including a dedicated audition bus, enhanced stereo channel configurations, updated mic preamps, more flexible monitoring and a new matte paint finish....More
Small-footprint consoles that deliver a big bang for the buck have made serious inroads into post production suites, but if you're rolling in space and want to dedicate a fair portion of it to faders, large boards are still the way to go. Consider NFL Films, the company that has been defining sports highlight videos since it opened in 1967....More
NEP Visions' modular fly-pack systems can be configured as a complete OB production unit, International Broadcast Center, or master control room, and can be established in locations inaccessible for a truck....More
To call NUAGE a collaboration is a bit artful, because both companies are housed under the same ownership roof these days. Nonetheless, integrating a Yamaha control surface with Steinberg’s Nuendo digital audio workstation software is a logical marriage....More
In 2004 Nic Dugger founded Tennessee Digital Video. The Jacksonville, Tennessee native has been working in television since he was 12 years old. TNDV owns an audio truck, dubbed the Vibration, that travels next to the company’s fleet of HD production trucks. Dugger recently installed a Studer Vista 9 digital mixer and a redundant ProTools recording system in this truck.
BE: Has the development of the MADI platform gone as far as it needs to go?...More
It was recently announced that veteran engineer Ben Findlay, whose clients include Paul McCartney, Sting, and Peter Gabriel, has chosen the AVID Venue Profile as his touring console, primarily for the advantages it bring in terms of workflow....More