2014 New Product Awards

The Worship Facilities New Product Awards recognizes new technology products for the church market.

Winners were announced on October 1, 2014.

View 2014 New Product Awards Winners.

LED Fixture - 1 to 1000 Dollars
Incito 4” Adjustable LED Downlights
The 4-inch adjustable Incito LED downlight from Gotham adjusts to any angle between 0 and 40 degrees. Its eldoLED POWERdrive driver enables advanced dimming to black and is available in 0-10V, DALI or DMX with RDM. It is available in eleven beamspreads (10, 65 degrees) and nine lumen packages (500, 3000 lumens).

LED Fixture - 1 to 1000 Dollars
The Mega-Lite UniColor is a fully customizable, powerful LED fixture that tailors to the needs of houses of worship. Churches can customize their UniColor by selecting the LED, the beam angle, the body color, DMX connection and LED wattage. It has silent operation and is flicker free.

LED Fixture - 1 to 1000 Dollars
Source Four Mini LED
The Source Four Mini LED from Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC) reduces energy costs for houses of worship. Just nine inches long with a 2.5-inch lens, it fits anywhere. It has Source Four optics, a bright, even field and clear image projection. It comes in four field angles, with three mounting options.

LED Fixture - 1001 Dollars and Above
DW Profile
The DW Profile from Elation Professional is a highly versatile luminaire. Zoom and beam framing combine with gobo projection, making the DW Profile ideal when variable white light is required. It is also highly efficient, with 8,400 lumens of output at max power consumption of 300 W (100,000-hour LED life rating).

LED Fixture - 1001 Dollars and Above
Phoenix LED Profile Spot 150W
The fixed-focus Phoenix LED Profile Spot 150W is a state-of-the-art convection-cooled ellipsoidal fixture. It is powerful enough for very long throw distances and engineered to project sharp patterns at those distances. It is a fully 50,000-hour-rated fixture with a three-year warranty. It is ideal for houses of worship, television studios, special events and theater spaces.

Media and Communication
Live Multi-Site Dual Screen Transmission, Satellite Solution
For multisite churches, the common satellite delivery solution is the single-screen presentation. Yet Ka You Communications offers a cost-effective, dual-screen video satellite solution to deliver the weekend message live from the main campus to other remote campuses.

SERIES8 CO-8WD Headset Microphone
The SERIES8 CO-8WD microphone offers a unique combination of durable design and high-performance sound. The omnidirectional headset microphone features Point Source Audio’s “Unbreakable Boom,” with bendable 360-degree functionality and a performance boost to 148dB max SPL, IP57 waterproof design and “X-Connectors” for easy integration with popular wireless systems.

Moving Light
Volkslicht Spot
The GLP Volkslicht Spot features a 300-watt RGB LED engine, offering high intensity output with clear gobo projection as well as even field distribution and smooth dimming without any color shift. All this comes in a spot fixture containing 16 gobos, an iris, prism and near silent operation in a housing weighing just 33 pounds.

Other Audio Product
PowerMatch Dante Network Card
The ControlSpace family of smart amplifier and audio DSP products, together with ControlSpace Designer software from Bose Professional Systems, is now fully integrated with Dante. This enables users to deliver audio to and receive audio from the main worship center, lobby areas, cry rooms, individual offices or anywhere a standard network connection exits.

Other Audio Product
ShurePlus Channels App
Shure’s iOS app, ShurePlus Channels, enables audio professionals to remotely monitor and control Shure wireless products. The app offers real-time, precision monitoring of select Shure wireless systems, including Shure Axient, ULX-D Digital Wireless, the QLX-D Digital Wireless System and the PSM 1000 Personal Monitor System.

Other Video Product
Digital Ribbon Cable
FSR’s Digital Ribbon plenum Cables offer a price-pleasing “pull and plug” HDMI signal distribution solution. Ideal for environments reliant upon volunteers or techs, DRC delivers 10.2 Gb/sec video bandwidth transmission of 1080p and most hi-res formats up to 325 feet without external power supply.

Other Video Product
VTrak A-Class
The VTrak A-Class shared SAN solution brings an entire SAN environment into one single box. Engineered specifically for creative professionals in post-production, broadcast, photography and film that require robust and low-latency performance, the VTrak A-Class explicitly meets the needs of those working with 4K or 3D applications.

Podcasting Webcasting or Streaming
BoxCast is a video-broadcasting device that enables users to stream live event content with ease. The sleek shape and bulletproof glass shell of this “TV station-in-a-box” reflects the high-tech features inside. Users don’t have to be engineers to appreciate the features of this product. The latest easy-to-use enhancements include a higher-quality video image, improved Wi-Fi connectivity and CD quality audio.

Podcasting Webcasting or Streaming
Hearing HotSpot
The Hearing HotSpot is an innovative listening technology that enables any venue to stream audio via Wi-Fi from TVs, music sources or live programs directly to personal smartphones or tablets. To listen, an individual simply connects to the local Wi-Fi, downloads the free Hearing Hotspot app from the Google Play or Apple App Store and selects the audio channel they want to hear.

Podcasting Webcasting or Streaming
MultiStreamer BD HD-SDI/IP
DVEO’s MultiStreamer BD HD-SDI/IP is a bidirectional, real-time SD/HD encoder/decoder/streamer. Encoding input is SDI, HD-SDI or optional HDMI. IP output streams can be HLS, RTMP, etc. at different resolutions or bitrates. Decoding input is IP, with SDI, HD-SDI or optional HDMI output. The product is ideal for streaming worship services.

Presentation Software
EasyWorship Presentation Software enables its users to create clean, media-rich presentations in minutes with quick access to Bible verses, worship lyrics and background videos. The software wraps all the components of a high-end broadcast product into one program. Its intuitive interface, clean lines and fully customizable layout will blow staff and volunteers away.

Presentation Software
ProVideoPlayer 2
ProVideoPlayer 2 is a dynamic video playback and processing media server. It includes real-time control of video mapping to multiple outputs (for both playback and live video inputs), real-time effects, scheduling, network synchronization and content management, visual pixel-space layout support, advanced masking, ProPresenter integration and more.

Projection Screen
QuickStand 5 Second Series
The QuickStand 5-Second Projection Screen is a freestanding “pull-up” stage projection screen for large group presentations. It employs an innovative dual-cross spring mechanism to support its Greenguard Gold (UL2818) certified Maxwhite FG 1.1 gain material. It is encased in an ATA wheeled aluminum stage case with drape kit included.

Projection Screen
Draper takes screen technology another step into the future with TecVision Engineered Surface Technology. Available in six formulations, TecVision features both white and grey 4K-ready surfaces, five of which are certified by the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF). TecVision screens are individually formulated, programmed and manufactured for quality, consistency and uniformity.

Security Systems
MAXPRO Network Video Recorder (NVR) Hybrid
Honeywell’s MAXPRO hybrid network video recorders (NVRs) enable churches to add affordable, flexible and scalable IP video to their houses of worship. NVR Hybrids convert analog feeds to IP without replacing analog cameras, enabling churches to leverage existing analog investments while adding high-quality HD IP video to their systems.

Small-Format Loudspeaker
BeBé Monitor
The Ellipsis Audio BeBé Monitor puts a lot of audio in a small package. A high-powered, five-inch cone driver and ribbon driver make the BeBé Monitor a powerful little dynamo. Elipsis Audio is committed to developing imaginative products for the professional audio industry.

Small-Format Loudspeaker
ETX Powered Loudspeakers
The new ETX Powered Loudspeaker family builds upon the 85-year heritage of Electro-Voice audio engineering to offer these advanced professional powered loudspeakers — a versatile, compact and high-performance choice for house of worship (HOW) applications.

Small-Format Loudspeaker
MLA Mini
MLA Mini sets a new direction in the way ultra-compact loudspeaker arrays are configured and controlled. It delivers much more consistent sound across the congregation and improves intelligibility in acoustically challenging church spaces. Combining cellular drive with intelligent software, MLA Mini redefines ultra-compact array technology for small-to-medium scale church installations.

Staging Product
The latest in ground-supported, freestanding backdrops is here. Throw some SuperLever panels together with ATOMIC Design’s SuperWall system and instantly have a stunning set. The panels are 100-percent supported. Users can build to multi-dimensional heights and are no longer constrained by truss or pipe and base. No tools are required.

Video Camera
Blackmagic Studio Camera
Available in HD and Ultra HD models, Blackmagic Studio Camera is designed specifically for live production and features a tough, lightweight magnesium alloy body, a massive 10-inch viewfinder, four-hour battery, talkback, tally indicators, phantom-powered microphone connections and built-in optical fiber and SDI connections.

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