The Digital Lounge

The digital lounge has been used as a commercial recording studio for the past 16 years by advertising agencies and film companies all over the world. Fitted with the cutting edge of digital production technology and stylized as a corporate but creative environment, the digital lounge is a serious post production studio. With Pro Tools HD and full 5.1 surround sound mixing, this studio can go head to head with even the toughest of audio production tasks. The supreme Forusrite Red series mic pre amps and compressors provide the front end with sublime Event AKAI and Yamaha monitoring for playback. Students who achieve certain set goals will be given access to this studio and students studying the 2nd and 3rd year engineering option will be based in this studio. Not only does the digital lounge have the best in microphone choices it carries a huge music and sound effects library that consists of well over 500 CD's and DVD's. The Hi end Ensoniqu TS-12 stage piano is patched directly into a Digidesign midi interface to provide the best in midi programming and recording. And with the large display for DV output you can instantly turn the room into a full surround sound cinema, a great help when blowing clients out of their seats.  The digital lounge is a pleasure to work in for both engineer and producer.

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Studio Gallery
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Digital Lounge Equipment list

AVID Pro Tools HD audio interface
AVID Pro Tools midi interface
Symetrix 425 compressor
Focusright Red 3 stereo compressor
Focusright Red 8 Microphone pre amp
Sony CD Player
Ensoniqu DP-4 multi effects processor
Roland JV2080 with world board
Ensoniqu TS-12 weighted key stage piano

BBE sonic Maximizer
Yamaha NS10m studio monitors
ADAM A7X powered monitors
Proline Hi-fi reference
Yamaha studio amplifier
Macintosh Pro running Protools 9
Fostex D-15 DAT recorder
Sony CRT DV display
Yamaha MSP5 5.1 surround monitoring
system with SW-10 Sub woofer.

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