Max Dighton, owner of Blanket Sound; A craft interview – Calrec

Max Dighton has worked as a sound supervisor on many high-profile projects including BBC FA Cup, BT Sport Rugby, and ITV Football. He’s been an avid user of Calrec consoles for 10 years and worked as the sound supervisor on the annual BBC wildlife series Springwatch, which won a BAFTA Award. How did you get […]

Calrec chosen for St. Petersburg’s first UHD OB van

Hebden Bridge, 25th May 2021 — City TV-Radio Agency in St. Petersburg, Russia, has installed a Calrec Summa console in its first UHD OB truck. Neva is a 16-camera unit and was designed and built by systems integrator Broadcast Solutions. The broadcaster covers cultural events taking place in the city like St. Petersburg City Day, […]

Summa schools broadcast students at Chabot College

HEBDEN BRIDGE, U.K. — 25 July 2017 — Chabot College, one of many college installs for Calrec Audio, has further improved its hands-on learning for broadcast students with a major upgrade of its Calrec Summa audio console. Chabot, an accredited community college in Hayward, California, installed the desk in its campus television studio in 2015 […]

Cinemat Miami rolls out new truck with Calrec Audio Summa

HEBDEN BRIDGE, U.K. — 28 March 2017 — When Cinemat Miami’s all-new, eight-camera production truck takes to the road for its first live-event booking, a Calrec Summa digital audio console will be on board. The Summa brings Calrec’s industry-leading reliability, extensibility, and ease of use to the new truck, a significant expansion of Cinemat’s rental […]

Calrec Audio’s Summa packs a mighty punch in a small package for Jones Mobile Television

HEBDEN BRIDGE, U.K. — 31 October 2016 — Arkansas-based Jones Mobile Television has taken a giant leap from analogue stereo to 5.1 surround production by replacing its original desk with a brand-new Calrec Summa digital mixing console. The upgrade is part of a major refit for Jones Mobile Television’s VisionHD trailer. “When our engineers first […]

Calrec Audio’s Summa gets top grades at Penn State’s WPSU

HEBDEN BRIDGE, U.K. — 10 August 2016 — PBS affiliate WPSU at Penn State University has gone live with a brand-new Calrec Audio Summa digital mixing console. The installation is the realisation of several years of research and planning by WPSU Facilities Manager Kerry Trout, and the Summa is the latest link in WPSU’s ongoing […]