Monthly Archives: September 2016

TECH TALKS: Using the Network for Your Building-Wide Audio and Video Infrastructure

In our “Tech Talk” series, we interview the experts here at HARMAN Professional Solutions to discuss how we can solve important problems associated with AVL solutions. Today, I’m speaking with Matthew Massaro, a System Designer out of our Huntsville, Alabama office. Matthew has an interesting history. He got his start in the entertainment business with

Design Requirements for Audio and Video Sources, Part Two: Play Devices

In previous posts, we’ve been taking a closer look at how an integrated AVL system works (and how different parts of the chain impacts the overall AVL design). We started with source devices. Source devices, we said, could be divided generally into devices that capture events happening live in the room (which we looked at

World-Class Mixing and Sound Design with Front of House Engineer Pat Baltzell

Award-winning sound mixer Pat Baltzell is a true artist and technical wizard who has worked on an unfathomable range of award shows, political conventions, presidential inaugurations and Super Bowl halftime shows. One of the most strikingly calm, modest and skilled industry pros imaginable, Pat has nearly 1,300 live television shows to his credit and seems