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New Product Awards nominations are open to companies who have developed a new product for the house of worship market.

Audio Products [Digital Mixing Console ($1,001+)]

Custom Control, Allen & Heath
Custom Control is a customizable, cross-platform control app, providing elegant, simple control over Allen & Heath dLive installed audio systems.
· Multiple user interfaces (per user, per device type)
· Custom graphics and background
· BYOD friendly
· Optional password protection
· iOS/Android/Windows/Mac

Audio Products [In-Ear Monitoring System]

Zen4 Universal IEM with ADEL, InEarz Audio
The pinnacle of design and technology has come to Zen. With rich bass, smooth mids and exhilarating highs, this four-driver in-ear system tells a story that just has to be heard to believe. Featuring ADEL Technology along with an expertly crafted 4-driver balanced armature module. Your ears are punished enough, isn’t it time to let them relax in a state of Zen?

Audio Products [Large-Format Loudspeaker]

WPS, Martin Audio
Martin Audio believes that rich, clear sound that envelops the entire congregation leads to an uplifting experience, a stronger community and a thriving house of worship. Designed to set a new benchmark for 8-inch line arrays, WPS combines Martin Audio’s signature sound with a flexible approach to optimization of coverage, consistency and control, making it an ideal system for small- to medium-sized houses of worship.

Audio Products [Large-Format Loudspeaker]

NEXO P12 Loudspeaker and L15 Subwoofer, Yamaha
The NEXO P12 loudspeaker and the L15 subwoofer deliver the flexibility, sound quality and performance churches need. The P12 is the company’s first 12-inch enclosure, intended for diverse sound reinforcement applications. The L15 subwoofer, designed in a matching footprint, is ideal for flown applications or use as a drumfill.

Audio Products [Microphone]

4097 Choir Microphone, DPA Microphones
DPA Microphones’ 4097 Supercardioid Choir Mic is the latest addition to the company’s product lineup. Designed with houses of worship in mind, the 4097 was based off the brand’s popular 4098 Gooseneck Microphone and has been specifically tailored to capture the dynamic sound of a choir.

Audio Products [Microphone]

TwinPlex™, Shure Incorporated
TwinPlex™—Shure’s line of premium subminiature (5 mm) omnidirectional lavalier and headset microphones—stands up to the toughest conditions. The new patent-pending capsule technology offers best-in-class sound in a compact and easy-to-conceal package for when professional vocal performance is a must.

Audio Products [Small-Format Loudspeaker]

X4i, L-Acoustics
Speakers that fit into small spaces tend to sacrifice sound quality for the right fit. For the first time, X4i gives you both: the output you expect from L-Acoustics, built to melt into standard construction. Measuring only 3.9 inches / 99 millimeters deep, X4i can be hidden in tight spots with ease.

Audio Products [Small-Format Loudspeaker]

STAGEPAS 1K Portable PA System, Yamaha
The Yamaha STAGEPAS 1K portable PA system can offer a small church the big sound they are looking for, while at the same time delivering the enhanced portability needed for mobile ministries.

Audio Products [Wireless Microphone System]

D Squared Digital Wireless Microphone System, Lectrosonics, Inc.
The D Squared digital wireless mic system includes the DSQD 4-channel receiver, DBu belt pack, and DHu handheld transmitters. Features include analog and Dante® outputs, 24 bit, 48 kHz digital audio, IR sync, AES encryption, and a tuning range from 470-608 MHz. The receiver is compatible with digital and Digital Hybrid Wireless® transmitters.

Building Material Products [Seating]

Model h Stacking Chair, SERIES Worship Seating
SERIES® Model-h stacking chair features an overall combination of industry firsts, including cold-molded foam, all-steel tubular construction (no plastic or plywood & no fasteners or screws), removable fabric cushion covers, and unmatched front load stacking capability up to 28 chairs in a package that maximizes space efficiency and capacity potential.

Building System Products [Building Automation Product or System]

Facility Management Software and Data Collection Services, AkitaBox
AkitaBox is a leading facility management software and data collection provider dedicated to making data-driven building management easy. Founded in 2015, AkitaBox supplies accurate facility data management tools to over 200 million square feet of commercial, educational, healthcare and governmental organizations in the United States.

Building System Products [Building Automation Product or System]

Automated Attendance Collection System with AI, SenSource, Inc.
SenSource’s Automated Attendance Collection System is more accurate than ever with the power of 3D video and artificial intelligence (AI). Sensors measure service attendance with 97 percent or greater accuracy and data is accessed through a cloud-based reporting platform. It alleviates manual headcounts, saves time, and unifies the data collection process.

Building System Products [Other Building System Product]

Fusion5x 2.0 with SureCall Cloud, SureCall
Fusion5X 2.0 with SureCall Cloud is the industry’s most powerful cellular signal booster in its class, covering up to 2X more area than the closest competitor providing reliable voice, text, and data signals. It’s the chosen solution due to the option to add secure remote monitoring for 24/7 optimal performance.

Lighting Products [LED Fixture ($1-$1,250)]

Ovation P-56FC, CHAUVET Professional
Ovation P-56FC is a compact, virtually silent par that produces a homogenized, single-source, flat and even field of light with high CRI and features the same full color-mixing RGBAL LED system found in the popular Ovation E-910FC ellipsoidal to produce subtle pastels to punchy saturates and nearly any temperature of white. Interchangeable lens plates are also included as well as 16-bit dimming, RDM and PWM.

Lighting Products [LED Fixture ($1-$1,250)]

ReNew-LD 2.0 LED Retrofit Assembly, PRG
The ReNEW 2.0 LED Retrofi Assembly offers an affordable solution to facilities upgrading their lighting systems to LED sources to reduce operating costs. It is an LED light engine designed to work with the lens and shutter assemblies of the Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC) Source Four® ellipsoidal.

Lighting Products [LED Fixture ($1,251+)]

Rheos, Aquarii
The Aquarii Rheos RGBW LED Light fixture provides optimal color blending and hue saturation. The fixture has been user friendly designed for video and TV productions. Our color fixture offers one of the highest light outputs in the market today.

Lighting Products [LED Fixture ($1,251+)]

Inspire MD™, Chroma-Q
The Inspire MD™ LED house light is a powerful fixture capable of replacing conventional tungsten fixtures which connects directly to a traditional dimming system. This fixture provides a beautiful warm white, high CRI, a fully homogenized lens with a choice of three beam angles. Using an energy-efficient LED design reduces maintenance and running costs. Proprietary Chroma-Q technology ensures a smooth dimmer curve from 0-100 on standard dimming systems.

Lighting Products [LED Fixture ($1,251+)]

ECLIPSEFS, ProLights Professional Lights
ECLIPSEFS is a full-color LED elipsoidal designed to deliver a full range of pastels, whites or saturates smoothly, consistently, and both with or without gobos. The ECLIPSEFS’s RGB + Lime LED engine has been specially engineered to provide a full spectrum and full output in the most discerning environments, regardless of which role the ECLIPSEFS is playing.

Lighting Products [Lighting and Controls (Non-Stage Products)]

QuickQ Rack, ChamSys
QuickQ Rack is a small rack mountable version of the QuickQ console designed for installations. It features the same operating system as QuickQ series consoles, but is designed to operate as a remote system without physical user control. Supporting four universes, QuickQ Rack is ideal for installations, control rooms and bars. The unit can be used as a desktop box or rack mounted, with the supplied rack ears.

Lighting Products [Moving Light]

Fuze Profile, Elation Professional
The ideal fusion of performance, features and value, the Fuze Profile™ is a full-color-spectrum, automated LED moving head with comprehensive design features, including framing, useful wherever high color-quality is needed. Housing a 305-watt, 92 CRI, RGBMA engine, designers have access to an impressive LED color array, including a beautiful mixed white.

Lighting Products [Other Lighting Product]

DMX Hoist, Mod Scenes
Mod Scenes DMX Hoists are& incredibly unique lights that move vertically in a 3D space. Each hoist is comprised of a lifting motor and an RGB LED Luminaire. Each hoist has DMX controlled height, speed, dimmer, strobe, and color mixing. This product combines accuracy and speed to create a new concept of “moving light.” Luminaire shapes include Orbs, Tubes, and Cubes. Learn more at modscenes.com/dmxhoist

Media and Communication Products [Podcasting, Webcasting or Streaming Product ($1-$2,500)]

MV88+ Video Kit, Shure Incorporated
The MV88+ Video Kit provides content creators with an all-in-one solution for capturing professional-quality recordings on-the-go. The MV88+ digital stereo condenser microphone kit includes a Manfrotto® PIXI tripod, phone clamp, and mount, providing next-level recording flexibility and compatibility with iOS and USB-C cables.

Media and Communication Products [Podcasting, Webcasting or Streaming Product ($2,501+)]

Makito X4 Video Encoder, Haivision
The Makito X4 is an ultra low-latency HEVC and H.264 video encoder, capable of ingesting full 4K UHD or four HD inputs. With exceptional video quality, next-generation performance, and the highest available 4K UHD and HD encoding density, the Makito X4 is the video encoder for today’s and tomorrow’s ministries.

Media and Communication Products [Other Media and Communication Product]

RAY Encoder, Living As One
The Living As One RAY brings the high-quality transmission of the Resilient Streaming Protocol to a smaller, more portable form factor. The new encoder (which measures 4.5″x4.5″x2″ and weighs 2.6 pounds) is ideal for use in unpredictable environments where mobility is important or as a low-cost addition to any current LA1 system.

Video Products [Flat-Panel Display]

FA Series dvLED, NEC Display Solutions of America
The NEC FA Series dvLED Displays provide crystal-clear images for the ultimate visual experience in church. With six different fine pixel pitches, the optimum display resolution can be achieved, regardless of viewing distance. Designed to be reliable and flexible, the FA Series provides easy-access maintenance and configurability for any setup.

Video Products [Projector]

Pro L10 Series, Epson America, Inc.
The Pro L10 Series are Epson’s most compact, interchangeable-lens laser projectors. The series offers a high contrast ratio for more realistic images and easier to read presentations. Combining powerful projection with diverse connectivity and a range of powered lenses, the projectors fit in virtually any house of worship environment.

Video Products [Projector]

NP-P605UL, NEC Display Solutions of America
The P605UL 6,000-lumen laser projector delivers large, clear and dynamic images at 4K/30hz resolution, even when the lights need to stay on. The laser light source offers a minimum of 20,000 hours of reliable life, which combined with its filter-free and low maintenance design, lowers its total cost of ownership.

Video Products [Video Switcher or Scaler or Mixer]

ISS 608, Extron
The Extron ISS 608 eight-input seamless switcher provides dynamic presentation of HDMI and DisplayPort content at resolutions up to 4K/60 at 4:4:4. It combines true seamless switching with advanced Extron Vector™ 4K scaling technology, and provides multiple seamless transition effects, an independent preview output, and intuitive front panel operation.

Video Products [Video Switcher or Scaler or Mixer]

Carbonite Ultra UHD Production Switcher, Ross Video
Carbonite Ultra UHD is a software update that unlocks the 12G/UHD functionality of the Carbonite Ultra production switcher. With this update, Carbonite Ultra becomes the definitive choice of UHD switcher for mid-market applications, offering the most complete UHD switcher feature set in this space at an incredibly affordable price. No other production switcher in the mid-size class is working at this level in UHD formats.

Video Products [Other Video Product]

Ki Pro GO, AJA Video Systems
Ki Pro GO is a portable multi-channel H.264 recorder, offering up to four channels of simultaneous HD and SD recording to off the shelf USB drives, with redundant recording capabilities. Four 3G-SDI and four HDMI ports ensure a high-quality source, with standard cabling compatibility options.

Video Products [Other Video Product]

PTR-10 Robotic Pan Tilt Head, Datavideo Corporation
Add a robotic cameraman to your production crew, and turn any DSLR or hand-held cameras into a pan tilt camera using the PTR-10. It supports both SDI and HDMI signals, as well as HDBaseT and power for the camera. The PTR-10 can be controlled by a Datavideo RMC-180 or any RS422 controller or VISCA protocol controller. The PTR-10 can be mounted on the wall, ceiling, or tripod.

Video Products [Other Video Product]

VS-LC200 CaptureVision System, Lumens Integration Inc.
VS-LC200 supports 1080p 60/30fps recording. There are four HDMI Inputs and IP video sources, including Lumens IP Cameras, NDI|HX Camera, and standard RTSP streams. It also supports PIP, PBP and up to four windows for layout and mixing. It also comes with a built-in 1TB HDD storage.

Video Products [Other Video Product]

Furio SkyDolly Ceiling-Mounted Motion Camera System, Ross Video
SkyDolly utilizes advanced Ross Furio Motion Camera System technology to unleash the creative potential of ceiling-mounted cameras. Ceiling-mounted cameras can now be used as primary cameras, contributing smooth, fast, accurate shots and movements for live, virtual and augmented reality productions. SkyDolly provides greater flexibility in set design and enhances audience experience by replacing cranes and jibs, removing the camera from the floor and the audience’s line of sight.

Video Products [Other Video Product]

8-Bay Reversible Rackmount Converter, Theatrixx Technologies Inc.
The Theatrixx Reversible Rackmount Converter system is perfect for serious installations, houses of worship, rental, touring, broadcast and any other application requiring a modern and reliable high-density video conversion/processing solution. The system is versatile and future-proof, and it eliminates the need for rack shelves, wall warts and Velcro. More modules will be added regularly