Should AV Be Seen?

Should AV Be Seen?

In the AV industry, for as long as I can remember, the idea of being able to have an AV system of some kind and making it as invisible as possible has been a request of clients. At the end of the day, can you ever really hide all of the equipment in a system?...
Demystifying Piano Mics

Demystifying Piano Mics

Over the years of designing AVL systems, I have had the pleasure of walking into many churches of all denominations, and shapes and sizes.  It is always a treat because I get to see the wide variety of equipment used, new and especially old.  Because digital pianos...
Selecting a Microphone for the Right Application

Selecting a Microphone for the Right Application

The microphone was first invented in the 1870’s and has advanced over the last 140 years as technology has allowed.  The type of materials, circuitry, and tools these days have made precision microphones of all types and for all uses imaginable.  Microphone...

Array or Not to Array?

The industry of live sound installations continue to advance with new and refined technologies.  One area that has expanded is loudspeaker choices.  The use of line arrays go back quite aways, also known as column arrays.  Of course the form factor has evolved quite a...