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Watching blockbusters at home

I spend all day interacting with strangers at work so when I finish up I like to chill out at home and watch a blockbuster movie. I have a really awesome theatre room that has a cinema-like experience. It's a great way to be able to chill out and I love to be able to invite people over for movie night. I am always looking at ways to make the experience even better, so I regularly update my audio visual equipment. This blog has some of my research into new audio visual items that you can use in home theatres. I hope it's useful for other people setting up their theatre room.

Top Tips for Choosing a Projector Screen

Home entertainment systems are going to the next level, and customers are no longer restricted to televisions. With home-based theatres becoming common, projectors are quickly replacing big-screen TVs as modern entertainment devices. However, since projectors are adaptable and can project on any flat surface, do you really need a screen? While a flat wall will suffice, specially designed screens offer superior image quality. Here are tips for choosing the right projector screen for your entertainment needs. Read More 

Why You Need to Get Powered Amps to Make the Most Out Of Your AV Set-up

If you are an audiophile, high-quality sound is everything and you will want your home theatre setup to be as crisp and powerful as possible. Yet you may not be familiar with the options available as you configure your audio system and need to understand the difference between a receiver and an amplifier. What should you know before you get online and buy your equipment? Entry-Level Choice Most people, truth be told, may decide to get the cheapest option, known as an AV receiver. Read More 

3 Questions to Ask a Video Agency for Best Results in Your Wedding

Weddings are one of the most important occasions in someone's life. As such, it is critical for you to capture the entire occasion and keep the memories for review whenever you want to re-live the moment. However, while trusting that an in-house camera person will help you to cut costs, sparing funds on your wedding day should not be the main objective. Hiring a professional with state-of-the-art video cameras and accessories will ensure the result is worth watching. Read More 

Public Audio Speakers Explained

Like hi-fi speakers, public address cabinets are able to produce their audio by making use of an electromagnet that has a physical effect on a cone within them. Electrical energy is converted into audio via a pushing and pulling motion of the magnet and its cone; together called a driver. As the driver moves, so the air next to it is caused to vibrate. It is these vibrations in the air that we perceive as sound and, in the case of DJ equipment, as music. Read More 

The Sweet Sound of Music

Buying new ear buds or headphones can be a headache, literally. Headphones, unlike ear buds, are more likely to give an authentic sound. Not to mention they have been a fashion statement since the 1980s. Still iconic and wildly popular, you can sport a retro or modern look but have hundreds of brands and types to choose from. There are in-ear headphones, over ear and on ear. There is a major gap in quality for headphones, so is dishing out the dollars worth it? Read More