Matt Swoboda, founder of Notch, speaks about Ray Tracing at NotchCon
Matt Swoboda, founder of Notch, speaks about Ray Tracing at NotchCon

Notch: Real-Time Ray Tracing Features Introduced

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Notch, the visual creation tool for interactive motion graphics, has announced it is incorporating ray tracing into its real-time workflow for the first time. In the upcoming March release (0.9.22), Notch is bringing truly flexible ray tracing to a fully real-time workflow — closing the gap between offline and real-time rendering, all in one, unified package.

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A Cyclone case from Whirlwind that has had the ColourBond printing treatment
A Cyclone case from Whirlwind that has had the ColourBond printing treatment

Whirlwind: ColourBond Printing

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Looking for a special effect for your road cases or rack panels? Whirlwind has created a breakthrough in custom personalization with ColourBond™, their proprietary high-resolution printing process that adheres to everything from aluminum to plastic, with amazing durability, allowing you to color code, label, print your logo, or just make your next project stand out.

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The RGB 160 Degree LED Light Bar from Environmental Lights
The RGB 160 Degree LED Light Bar from Environmental Lights

Environmental Lights: RGB 160 Degree LED Light Bar

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Environmental Lights, a leader in LED lighting solutions, announced the launch of the new RGB 160 Degree LED Light Bars. RGB 160 Degree LED Light Bars are a versatile product that can be used for any application requiring RGB backlighting. Each RGB 160 Degree LED Light Bar is equipped with six high power RGB LEDs for bright and consistent illumination. The light bars utilize an optical lens over each LED to ensure even distribution of light with a wide beam angle of 160 degrees. The wide beam angle of the RGB 160 Degree LED Light Bars enables users to illuminate shallow light boxes and reduce hotspots using fewer light bars.

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The new VENUE | S6L control surface from Avid
The new VENUE | S6L control surface from Avid

Avid: VENUE S6L Control Surface

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Avid® announced the immediate availability of its Avid VENUE™ | S6L-16C control surface, part of the expanded Avid VENUE | S6L unified live sound platform. Here's a video from Avid, VENUE | S6L Input Sharing and Gain Tracking featuring award-winning live sound veteran and Avid senior market specialist Robert Scovill: {youtube}v=q_pvi7y2VGs{/youtube}

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The new SXC118 cardioid subwoofer from Martin Audio
The new SXC118 cardioid subwoofer from Martin Audio

Martin Audio: SXC118 Cardioid Subwoofer

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Martin Audio announces the launch of a cardioid subwoofer, SXC118, as part of an overhaul of its subwoofer strategy. Designed for touring sound and installations, the SXC118 is a compact, high performance cardioid subwoofer. It features an 18” (460mm) forward facing driver and a 14” (356mm) rear-facing driver, each driven independently by separate channels and DSP from an iK42 amplifier. Each driver has its own chamber with optimized bass reflex porting.

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Christie: Christie View

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Christie View represents an all-new way of seeing content, allowing up to four users to view different content on the same screen at the same time. The system displays up to four inputs from a single projector simultaneously, so each user can have a different experience. To the naked eye, the Christie View display looks jumbled, but each output is clearly viewed by each user through active 3D glasses. Christie® is offering attendees to ISE 2019 a chance to see a technology preview of Christie View on stand 1-H70. 

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Large venue laser phosphor projectors from Barco
Large venue laser phosphor projectors from Barco

Barco: UDX Laser Phosphor Projectors

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As an innovative technology company, Barco is constantly searching for solutions to bring new capabilities to the event industry. Two years ago, they released both the extreme XDL and the revolutionary UDX-series. The UDX-32K was the world’s most compact high-brightness laser projector. Until now, because the company is further expanding this exceptional platform with a 40,000-lumen version. Same format, more lumens.

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The new single channel cable cover, CableGuard from Lex Products
The new single channel cable cover, CableGuard from Lex Products

Lex Products: CableGuard Single Channel Cable Covers

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The Lex Products’ CableGuard™ provides safe, convenient, and inexpensive protection for smaller portable cords, cables, and hoses. Suitable for indoor or outdoor applications, it is an inexpensive and reusable alternative to taping cords to the floor, without the attendant tape residue. The ‘drop over’ and interconnection features allow the user to lay out cabling as desired and then place the CableGuard over any length.

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