Claypaky: Xtylos Automated Light with a Laser Source

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Claypaky debuted its laser beam moving light, the Xtylos, at Prolight+Sound 2019. About 10,000 people attended the live demo shows at Claypaky’s stand during the four days of Prolight+Sound 2019. In case you missed it, here's a 17 minute video of the Claypaky demonstration at the recent Prolight+Sound show, (The Xtylos is at 13:00) Here's a breakdown of the times in the video in case you would like to see one of the other Claypaky new products in the video from the Claypaky Demo Show @ Prolight+Sound 2019: 00:12 Sharpy Plus 02:27 Axcor 600 Profile 04:08 Axcor 600 Wash 06:03 HY B-EYE 08:29 Axcor 400 Profile 10:29 Mini-B 13:00 Xtylos: {youtube}v=mBc4IMsA4lM{/youtube}

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The Prodigy FlyPipe is a self-climbing hoist rigging solution from ETC
The Prodigy FlyPipe is a self-climbing hoist rigging solution from ETC

ETC: Prodigy FlyPipe

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ETC’s Prodigy FlyPipe is a self-climbing hoist designed to help transform under-utilized spaces into creative environments. Structural engineering limitations for black box theatres, school cafeterias, gymnasiums, and churches have prevented the use of rigging technology in the past. Now because of its light weight and ease of installation, Prodigy FlyPipe is an ideal solution for front-of-house and overhead hanging positions of lighting fixtures, AV equipment, and soft goods.

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Mustard, new from DiGiCo
Mustard, new from DiGiCo

DiGiCo: Mustard for Quantum 7

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Last year’s Prolight + Sound saw DiGiCo showcase the working debut of its new Quantum 7 processing engine. Developed with seventh generation FPGA devices, it has expanded the audio processing power of the SD7 to provide DiGiCo users with an unrivaled amount of flexibility. This year’s Prolight + Sound saw DiGiCo reveal Mustard, a new set of algorithms and options for channel strip processing for Quantum 7 that offer enhanced flexibility and choice when extra control and creative adjustment is needed within a mix.

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The new Shure TwinPlex microphone paired with the Shure Axient Digital ADX1M Micro-bodypack
The new Shure TwinPlex microphone paired with the Shure Axient Digital ADX1M Micro-bodypack

Shure: TwinPlex Subminiature Omnidirectional Lavalier and Headset Microphones

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Shure introduces the TwinPlex, a premium subminiature omnidirectional lavalier and headset microphones feature unbeatable audio clarity and best-in-class durability

At the 2019 NAB Show, Shure unveiled TwinPlex™, the Company’s new line of premium subminiature (5 mm) omnidirectional lavalier and headset microphones. Designed to stand up to the toughest conditions, TwinPlex provides natural audio at both high and low frequency when professional vocal performance is a must. Here’s a video introduction to the Shure TwinPlex: {youtube}v=N26X11ZEYMI{/youtube}

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The DiGiCo SD12 displaying a beta version of the new KLANG integration on its left screen with the SD12 96 upgrade screen visible on the right
The DiGiCo SD12 displaying a beta version of the new KLANG integration on its left screen with the SD12 96 upgrade screen visible on the right

DiGiCo: New DMI Option, SD Software Upgrades, and KLANG Integration at NAB 2019

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At NAB 2019, DiGiCo will be spotlighting a number of innovative new products on stand C7408 from April 6-11. Among these are: the DMI-A3232 card for S-Series desks; new software expanding the channel counts and capabilities of the SD12 and SD10; and the initial integration of KLANG:technologies’ immersive in-ear mixing into the SD-Range.

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The new opticalCON Dragonfly fiber optic connector series from Neutrik USA
The new opticalCON Dragonfly fiber optic connector series from Neutrik USA

Neutrik USA: opticalCON Dragonfly Fiber Optic Connector Series

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Neutrik announced the opticalCON DRAGONFLY Fiber Optic Camera Connector Series at NAB. As the newest addition to the company’s legendary opticalCON family of products, the new DRAGONFLY series offers advanced lens technology for the Broadcast and AV markets—ensuring robust, reliable connectivity that is easier to maintain than common hybrid camera signal transmission systems with almost the same performance. If you're at NAB, be sure to stop by Neutrik USA at Booth# C5721 to check out the opticalCON Dragonfly Fiber Optic Camera Connector Series.

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Director of Product Marketing for Pathway Connectivity, Robert Bell demonstrating SixEye remote device management at USITT 2019
Director of Product Marketing for Pathway Connectivity, Robert Bell demonstrating SixEye remote device management at USITT 2019

Pathway Connectivity: Showcases SixEye Remote Device Management

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At the 2019 USITT Stage Expo in Louisville, KY, Pathway Connectivity launched a technology preview, demonstrating how their Ethernet products can be remotely managed through SixEye’s cloud-based technology. SixEye provides industry leading remote management of professional control devices by offering a platform that allows integrators to manage devices from multiple manufacturers and projects. Here's a video from Pathway Connectivity's Director of Product Marketing, Robert Bell giving a technology preview of Pathway Via, Pathport, and Vignette enabled with SixEye cloud based remote management.: {youtube}v=tlFnzPbxyjs{/youtube}

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