Is Digital Wayfinding Right For You?

Is Digital Wayfinding Right For You?

The Dilemma – You are Lost When you visit a large school campus, or a hospital, or a large corporate center for the first time you do your best to find the main entrance. Sometimes it is easy to spot, but other times you end up in the wrong place or across the...
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...
Sell and Stay Within Your Scope of Expertise

Sell and Stay Within Your Scope of Expertise

An article by guest blogger for Audio Visual Bend, Erik Beyer – Regional VP of Sales – CLAIR Solutions   How do we, as professionals in the AV industry, help small businesses recognize the opportunities that are better serving of their needs? Systems that will...
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...