AES2012 San Francisco news
Many of our manufacturers exhibited at AES2012 in San Francisco, with news and new products!
AEA featured the RPQ500 preamp module and the KU4 uni-directional ribbon mic, together with the How It's Made video about the build of an R44 !
AnaMod & Realios 500-modules: TLCompressor is shipping, the Realios EQ and AnaMod XF Tube coloring/distortion module will be available soon.
Benchmark Media introduced the DAC2 HGC PCM/DSD convertor, read the first review.
Bricasti showed their acclaimed M7 reverb and new M1 DA convertor.
Cedar Audio released the post production standard DNS One dialogue noise suppressor plugin in ProTools AAX format, with the other Cedar Studio plugins to follow. Also on show the recently at IBC introduced DNS 8 Live.
Crane Song introduced the Falcon 500-series tube compressor!
Crookwood showed no less then 4 new products: the M4 analog insert only mastering console, a Mix-Master option for all Crookwood consoles and routers to route connected gear between mixing and mastering setups, the MultiDAD 1U MADI multichannelconvertor (up to 32ch) and the MultiPre, successor to the famous iPre.
Daking completed their 500-range with the EQ 500 and Comp 500 next to the already available Mic Pre 500.
Dave Hill Designs had the great Europa 1 preamp and Titan compressor on show.
Josephson exhibited their full range of unique microphones.
Little Labs has some more 19" LMNOpre's available, a hidden mic preamp gem!
PMC showed their new twotwo.5 and twotwo.6 monitors.
Slate Pro Audio drawed a lot of attention with the prototype Raven MTX controller and monitoring console featuring a huge multi-touch screen. Watch the introduction video.
Solid State Logic 's 500-series EQ and DYN modules are now available. Also new is the Duality Pro-Station frame option: a winged layout with space for a big screen in the center section.
Thermionic Culture had their full range on show. The Nightingale wins Resolution Magazine Award for Quality and Innovation in the Dynamic category.
Tube-Tech showed their classics next to their RM2 lunchbox.
Weiss A1 preamp/de-esser for 500 format will be available very soon!