SHOCKWAVE STUDIO®’S Control Room is outfitted with a 40 fader ICON D-Command ES for Pro Tools Ultimate|HDX, So we can work rapidly, intuitively, and in comfort. And with the dedicated center section panels for editing EQ And Dynamics plug-in settings, we never have to leave the monitoring “sweet spot” to fine-tune your mix.
Our 40 fader ICON D-Command is seated in a Custom ARGOSY Mirage DC-40 with THE MANLEY VOXBOX Channel Strip, two Rupert Neve Portico II Channel Strip Mic Preamps, The Avalon VT-737sp 10th Anniversary Edition tube channel strip, eight Rupert Neve Portico 5032-H Channel Strip Mic Preamps to the left. And eight Chameleon Labs 7602 MKII with X-MOD Option Channel Strip Mic Preamps, API 312, and two API 512c 500 Series Microphone/Line Preamplifiers to the right. The remainder of the mic pre’s are three AVID Mic PRE’s, Two Rupert Neve Portico 500 Series Tape Emulator’s, Portico II Master Buss Processor, Eleven Rack, TASCAM DV-RA1000HD, M-AUDIO Axiom 25, M-AUDIO Keystation Pro 88, Numark NS7FX, Korg Kaossilator Pro, and Native Instruments Maschine Studio are also in the Control Room including an extensive list of software and Plug-ins.
The Control Room is set up for Stereo Monitoring with two Genelec 8260A Tri-Amplified DSP Monitoring Systems, and is also set up for 5.1 and 7.1 Surround Sound mixing with 7 Genelec 8030A Bi-Amplified Monitoring Systems, And a Genelec 7060B Active Subwoofer. Surround Sound mixing is controlled through our Surround Panner ES. With the Surround Panner ES you can tangibly control surround panning, volume, mute, LFE, and more With precision through the touch-sensitive joystick, five rotary knobs, and nine switches.
When doing sound for picture our AVID Video Satellite allows our Pro Tools Ultimate|HDX editor to quickly and easily play Avid HD or SD video sequences from AVID Media Composer with Symphony option 7.0.2 Nitris DX in sync with a Pro Tools Ultimate|HDX session. Video Satellite enhances Post-production efficiency, eliminating the need to render effects, transcode video, or copy files. It also enables us to tap Into shared media environments to stream video. And because all Video playback is offloaded onto a separate but Synced work station, We can maintain the full audio track count and processing power of Pro Tools Ultimate|HDX.