Impressive Array of Entrants For New Product Awards 2017
By Andres Caamano · October 5, 2017 • This year's New Product Awards entrants for 2017 provided a wide scope of solid considerations for those that will be awarded onsite at WFX in Dallas this year.
New Product Awards 2017 - Lighting: ETC Ion Xe
By TD Staff · September 26, 2017 • ETC Ion® Xe brings professional programming capabilities to houses of worship of any size. It offers the backlit keyboard layout, software, award-winning color tools, and customizable Magic Sheets of other Eos®-family desks, along with 2,048 or 12,288 outputs.
Finding Your Lighting Console: Where to Start
By Greg Saffles · September 8, 2017 • Each church is different, and has different needs as it relates to lighting. Fortunately, the market has responded with a variety of consoles for each unique situation.
Millennial Mixing: A NextGen Approach to Consoles, People
By Gregory Kayne · July 12, 2017 • In the end, there is no substitute for research, hard work and implementation when it comes to choosing the right consoles.
Lighting Consoles: A 10-Point Checklist
By Chris Tall · April 11, 2017 • If you’re assessing a new console, you’ll want to learn about it enough to know if it “just makes sense.” If you are learning an existing console, take the time to understand its command structure so that you know how to best use it.
Lights That Move? Inconceivable!
By Charlie Pike · October 3, 2016 • LEDs have come a seriously long way since the technology first began being used within the entertainment industry.
Fixture Upper: Making The Best Of The Old
By Greg Saffles · September 16, 2016 • Before you throw away those old fixtures in your back closet, consider another use of Lekos and PARs in your worship space.
New Space, AVL Upgrades Add Up to Growth for South Carolina Church
By Andres Caamano · September 13, 2016 • In the two weeks after the church's AVL install was completed, the contemporary service congregation doubled.
Lighting Controllers: Matching Functions With Needs
By Duke DeJong · July 25, 2016 • For lighting rigs that have a variety of types of multi-function (or intelligent) fixtures, or even pixel mapping, full function lighting controllers become critical.
Chroma-Q Lights Transform Pleasant Valley Baptist Church
By Andres Caamano · July 20, 2016 • With 120 color mixing lights being part of the install, church received a rebate from local power company amounting to $380 per light, totaling more than $45,000.
Weathering the LED ‘Lighting Storms’
By Gregory Kayne · July 13, 2016 • If you're looking for some flexibility, worthy consoles include the ETC EOS, Leprecon LPC-48v or Strand Lighting Neo.
When Deciding On A Lighting Console, What Must One Consider?
By Kirk Denson · July 7, 2016 • Account for the capabilities of your worship facility's lighting staff and the commitment to train them in operating a new console.
Lighting Consoles: What To Know Before Buying One For Your Church
By Kevin Penrod · July 5, 2016 • When looking at the options for a new console, think toward the now, but don't ignore the future.
Lighting Project at Mount Hope Creates Flexibility, Savings
By Andres Caamano · March 3, 2016 • Remaining work with Meteor lights tied to getting the 31 fixtures in the sanctuary to appropriately communicate with the wireless DMX receivers.
In The Market for a Lighting Console?: 10 Models for Churches to Consider
By Andres Caamano · February 3, 2016 • While the cost of an inexpensive console might be where one might initially gravitate, it’s best to recognize each unit’s mix of pros and cons.
Latest ResourceWorship Facilities Magazine, November-December 2017
The November-December 2017 issue of Worship Facilities Magazine offers a review of the 49 New Product Award entries this year, as well as those entries up for Solomon Awards in 2017.