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Behind the National Quartet Convention Feed, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
The National Quartet Convention in Louisville, Kentucky is a huge event with dozens of the best gospel music acts in the country, and bringing all of that to television is TNDV in Nashville. ...

Videoconferencing Systems and Cameras 
By Bennett Liles
It wasn’t all that long ago that a videoconference was the visual equivalent of a 1960s Transatlantic phone call. How times have changed. Special high-speed data lines and teams of technicians have morphed into a tabletop box or a wall-mounted flatpanel display with an integrated camera, taking its place among the framed photographs or paintings in the room....

Clear-Com at the San Diego Opera, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
Of all the technical aspects behind an opera production, intercommunication during the show can be one of the biggest jobs to sort out. Bill Scott does just that and a lot more for the San Diego opera and he’s here to tell us how he does it with a new Clear-Com Tempest 2400 wireless intercom. ...

Post-Katrina: New Orleans’ New Joe W. Brown Memorial Park, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
First there was a flood, then a swamp, and now it’s a beautiful sports park with a football stadium and soccer field in East New Orleans. ...

Clear-Com at the San Diego Opera, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
When the San Diego Opera is doing a show, there’s a lot more going on behind the scenes than most people are aware of. Dozens of crew technicians have to be in realtime communication and a new Clear-Com system is getting the job done....

Post-Katrina: New Orleans’ New Joe W. Brown Memorial Park, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
What was once a flooded swamp in East New Orleans is now a beautiful athletic park with a top-notch football stadium. ...

Inside the HDBaseT 2.0 Specification, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
Dana Zelitzki of Valens is back with us for part two to get into the power-carrying capability, HDBaseT Class B and some other things on the horizon for Valens....

A Quick Worship Audio Set Up and Break Down, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
When the huge Bible study group Breakaway Ministries holds an event they use Reed Arena or the Texas A&M football stadium, Kyle Field. ...

HDBaseT Extenders 
By Bennett Liles
The products in this survey are simple signal extenders that employ either the Valens Semiconductor VS100 or VS010 chipset. ...

Inside the HDBaseT 2.0 Specification, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
Chipset manufacturer Valens is at the forefront of HDBaseT and Dana Zelitzki is here from Valens to give us the latest on the new HDBaseT 2 specification. ...

Audio for Multi-use Auditorium, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
Schofield Hall on the campus of the University of Wisconsin has to handle everything from lectures to music acts and Audio Architects came up with a sound system that does both with Renkus-Heinz arrays, a Yamaha mixer, and a videowall. ...

PEG Station Broadcasts with Broadcast Pix, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
When a local PEG TV station takes it to the street with volunteer crew people they have to do quick training and make it easy. ...

Corporate Projectors 
By Bennett Liles
Projection still sits atop the large display market, particularly in large deployments. For corporate boardrooms and training areas, the midsize projector with around 3,000 to 8,000 lumens can bring graphics and video to the audience with maximum clarity and brilliant color. ...

Audio for Multi-use Auditorium, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
When Schofield Hall on the campus of the University of Wisconsin got a total renovation, Audio Architects of Chippewa Falls was called in to outfit the place with Renkus-Heinz Iconyx IC Live arrays. ...

A Quick Worship Audio Set Up and Break Down, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
When Breakaway Ministries, a massive Bible study congregation, meets on the campus of Texas A&M, Puresound from Houston has 1 hour to load in, set up the whole sound system, and get the full band ready....

PEG Station Broadcasts with Broadcast Pix, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
They’re called PEG stations; public access, education, and government television at the local level and connecting the community through cable TV and the Internet. At Belmont Media Center in Massachusetts, they’re doing it with Broadcast Pix production gear and Executive Director Jeff Hansell is here to give us the story....

San Francisco’s Masonic Center Audio System, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
San Francisco’s Masonic Center has to accommodate lots of big acts, and they wanted to streamline setups and minimize leaked sound into the surrounding neighborhood....

Projection Screens 
By Bennett Liles
Screens have come a long way in just the past few years. In fact, the whole concept of projection screens has evolved so rapidly that they, more than ever, are now an integral part of their installation environment. ...

NewTek in the Worship Space, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
Every church and congregation has its own personality and that’s being conveyed more and more on video. NewTek's Philip Nelson is here to give us the company’s side of the picture....

San Francisco’s Masonic Center Audio System, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
The Masonic Center in San Francisco needed a new sound system, and they called in 3G Productions from Las Vegas to set up a new d&b audiotechnik system to handle a variety of big name acts....

NewTek in the Worship Space, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
With a big congregation, the Community of Christ Church in Independence, Mo., also plays host to local graduations and many other events. The tech crew has to be ready for anything, and they have a long history of using NewTek video gear....

Technology Furniture 
By Bennett Liles
Technology furniture manufacturers have kept pace with the developments in AV hardware. The examples assembled here show just how far these trends have come....

Seattle Mariners Moves 8 Million Pixels, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
It’s the biggest LED videoscreen in baseball and it made its opening appearance in April at Seattle’s Safeco Field....

Auditorium Hall Upgrade at University of Rhode Island, Part 2 
With Bennett Liles
At the University of Rhode Island, the expanding role of the Edwards Hall Auditorium required a new sound system that could handle everything....

Seattle Mariners Moves 8 Million Pixels, Part 1 
With Bennett Liles
The biggest LED video screen in baseball burst onto the scene in the Seattle Mariners’ Safeco Field in April and the fans were knocked over by the size and the super high resolution. ...

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