The All-New Sound Devices 688 and SL-6

March 4, 2015 at 10:37 am

Sound Devices 688

The Sound Devices 688 harnesses the best of Sound Devices’ successful 633, 664 and 788T in their most powerful mixer to date.

NAB 2012 – Sound Devices PIX 260

April 16, 2012 at 8:24 pm

The people over at Sound Devices give us a short insight on the rack-mounted PIX 260.

The MixPre-D by Sound Devices

May 13, 2011 at 4:44 pm

One box. Many uses. We’re going to see the MixPre-D with just about everyone who works in professional field production audio because with a single, compact, affordable, high quality box, the MixPre-D combines the utility that previously required three separate devices. It’s a two-channel mic pre and analog mixer. It’s […]

Sound Devices MixPre-D

April 14, 2011 at 11:04 am

Tyler demonstrates the Sound Devices MixPre-D.

Communications options for the CL-9

February 26, 2010 at 7:33 pm

Since the Sound Devices CL-9 hit the blogosphere, views and how-to’s have filled the web.  Instead of rehashing what the CL-9 is designed to do, I’ve decided to take a practical approach to using the communications section of the new control surface. If the boom operators wish to listen to […]

2009 Highlights (yes, there were some)

January 8, 2010 at 6:33 pm

As we looked back over 2009 we found several things to be happy about. NAB2009 brought out a few new products of interest and the Sound Devices 552 debuted to a waiting crowd. We worked to bring some clarity to the complex and ever changing world of digital workflows with […]

Sound Devices 552

September 9, 2009 at 3:43 pm

On September 8th, Sound Devices rocked our world with their latest product release: the 552 Mixer/Recorder. Evolving from the esteemed 442 mixer, the 552 has 5 mic/line inputs, all with pre or post fader direct outputs, plus two other very notable additions: a built-in stereo recorder, and four channels of […]

Sound Devices CL-2 at NAB 2009

April 28, 2009 at 2:49 pm

Paul Isaacs of Sound Devices shows off the new CL-2 Boom Fader Controller for use with the 788T Recorder.

Sound Devices CL-8 Demystified

December 23, 2008 at 11:38 pm

When Sound Devices released information on the CL-8, the most common question customers asked was “How?” “How does it add recording tracks?” “How do you route to the new auxes and where do they output?” Sadly, my answers were usually, “I’m not sure, but Sound Devices rarely disappoints.” Now that I’ve had a […]

A Tale of Two Productions, Part 2

July 18, 2008 at 8:41 am

Public transportation… I love it. Partly due to my roots in a small town, part gas prices, and part Nashville barely has any. So on a recent trip to Chicago to see the sights from the Sears tower, and visit some of my wife’s family in the suburbs, we used […]