A Basic Introduction to Martin P3 Visual Control

Developed in 2008, Martin P3 is a video system controller for Martin’s range of LED video panels. It provides a versatile platform for simple video mapping, addressing and distribution instead of using DVI cables. Since its release, a number of creative LED fixtures and moving lights have been developed for video and pixel mapping, but
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Pro Perspectives: Top Studio Engineers Share Tips and Tricks for Perfecting Mixes With Lexicon Effects

Reverb is the great mix lifter: It adds drama and definition to your tracks and creates a sense of space in your soundstage. It’s both a corrective tool and a creative tool, and when masterfully applied, it adds depth, warmth and definition, and can transport listeners to just about any concert hall on the planet.
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Rightsizing Esports: Solutions from Schools to Stadia

Esports, a form of entertainment, featuring organized multiplayer video game competitions, is a quickly growing industry that’s only getting more popular each year. In 2020 alone, more than 443 million viewers tuned in to watch their favorite gamers go for the glory. Although Asia currently boasts the largest esports market—the 2018 League of Legends Professional
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Lighting Design 101: How Martin Supports Every Lighting Need

Martin has a wide range of products for various applications, from industry-standard moving lights to architectural lights. In the design phase, it’s important for lighting designers to understand how these lighting fixtures work in order to give audiences a great experience. This article will explore key pieces of knowledge about light sources, color mixing, DMX
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5 Ways to Make the AKG Lyra USB Microphone the Center of Your Creative Universe

As we all find ourselves spending more time at home these days, studio rigs are doubling as videoconferencing, podcasting and live-streaming tools. When you’re considering new studio gear, it makes sense to focus on versatile tools that excel in any recording scenario. The AKG Lyra Ultra HD multimode USB microphone delivers professional-sounding audio for all
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Color Theory for Concert Lighting Design

Color theory is an important topic for lighting designers. It’s helpful to have an understanding of the physiology and theory of color in order to apply it practically when designing a show. In this article, we will discuss color theory as it applies to lighting design—and the best practices for designing a show. What Is
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