New from K-tek: the Stingray HeatBlock line, A pouch designed to insulate wireless microphone wearers against the heat produced by the transmitter. According to the press release: K-Tek introduces Stingray HeatBlock Pieces & Pouches, a new way to protect the talent from heat produced by wireless microphone transmitters worn on set. Wireless microphone manufacturers have made great strides in producing smaller and more powerful … Continue reading K-Tek HeatBlock Pouches & Pieces for wireless transmitters
This year was my first year to go to NAMM and it was eye opening. Who knew so many people out there made ukules. I heard more than I think I ever could have wanted…. oh my. But other than looking at the instruments I spent most of my time in the pro-audio expo rooms looking at whats on the DIY market and what can … Continue reading NAMM 2018 DIY Wrap-Up
MozeGear has now upped the battery size of their Qbit. So what’s different in the XL model? They have redone the case to be bigger. It now features a 1/4 size hole for mounting the unit to a cameras cheese plate instead of just using velcro. This is a huge ergonomic boost to the Mozegear product lineup that we can hope to see more of … Continue reading Review: Mozegear QbitXL
I was asked to help promote this amazing meet up. If you are in the Southern California area or even Las Vegas you should drive over to Wilcox Sound and enjoy this wonderful flea market. In the past I have attended several of the parties hosted the legendary Facebook group LA Sound Mixers and they always exceed expectations. LASM Is a wonderful group of IA695, … Continue reading The LA Sound Swapmeet!
Dave gives us a brief overview of the new Lectrosonics SMWB and SMDWB wide band digital hybrid transmitters. Continue reading Press Release: New Lectro Transmitters First Look
This week two of the most affordable Ambisonic recorders got updates to make them more practical for VR. ZOOM F8: The ZOOM F8 dropped Firmware 4.0 and the unit received a full Ambisonic B-Format upgrade. Here is a photo Zoom sent to me this past week to tease the release to some of us bloggers. As you can see the new update linked the channels … Continue reading This week in Firmware: Sound Devices MixPre6 & Zoom F8
This is some huge news. I have known about it for a while now and promised to hold my tongue. And if you were in some of the 360 Audio FB groups a 10 months ago, you may have spotted my post asking about what features you the users want to see in the F8 when it comes to dealing with Ambisonic microphones. Some of … Continue reading Zoom Partners with Sennheiser to make the F-Series AMBEO native