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Part # MCCONTROL2

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Artist Control is a compact 4-fader control surface with a built in touchscreen that offers unmatched integration and programmability to accelerate editing and mixing tasks in any EUCON-enabled audio or video application. More
MSRP: $1666

Availability: In stock

$1,399.00

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Artist Control is a compact 4-fader control surface with a built in touchscreen that offers unmatched integration and programmability to accelerate editing and mixing tasks in any EUCON-enabled audio or video application. Speed up and enhance your workflow with functionality far beyond what a mouse and keyboard can provide, so you can focus on being creative.

Take deep, hands-on control of your favorite audio and video applications with Artist Control a compact control surface with unmatched integration and programmability that acts and feels like a physical extension of your software. Speed up and enhance your workflow with functionality far beyond what a mouse and keyboard can provide, so you can focus on being creative.

Artist Control features EUCON (Extended User Control), a high-speed open control protocol that has been adopted by many of the world's leading software developers. Pro Tools, Media Composer, Apple Logic, Apple Final Cut Pro, Steinberg Cubase, and many other applications support EUCON, giving you highly responsive control over almost all software functions. You gain high-resolution, high-speed control over almost all software functions, and a tightly connected ?software as hardware? experience.

Key Features

  • View and access top-level information, track record arm/solo/mute/select commands, Soft Keys, surround panning, and more using the customizable LED-backlit touchscreen
  • Trigger keyboard shortcuts, macro commands, and more through unlimited programmable touchscreen Soft Keys and 12 physical Soft Keys
  • Get highly responsive control through high-speed Ethernet connectivity
  • 4 touch-sensitive 100mm long throw motorized faders
  • 8 touch-sensitive rotary encoders
  • Data wheel and transport controls with modifier keys to assign wheel function
  • Dedicated monitor/control room level and talkback mic controls
  • Footswitch jack to punch in and out of recording
  • Supports EUCON, HUI, and Mackie Control protocols
  • Controls multiple applications and workstations
  • Slim, compact design for easy studio integration and portability
  • LED-Backlit Touchscreen Interface
  • Touch-Sensitive Motorized Faders (4)
  • Record/Automation Keys
  • Select/Assign Keys
  • Shift Keys
  • Footswitch Jack
  • Ethernet Port
  • Data Wheel, Transport Controls, and Modifier Keys
  • Surface Soft Keys (12)
  • Track Navigation
  • Application/Workstation Change
  • Monitor/Control Room Level
  • Touch-Sensitive Rotary Encoders (8)
Specifications
  • Dimensions: 20" x 9.5" x 1.2" (500mm x 238mm x 30mm)
  • Weight: 5.5 lbs (2.5kg)
  • Screen size: 6.02" x 3.62" (153mm x 92mm)
  • Line voltage: 100 - 240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz

 System Requirements


Mac

  • Mac OS X 10.5 or higher (32- or 64-bit)
  • Intel processor (no PowerPC support)
  • 1 GB RAM (2 GB or more recommended)
  • 500 MB free hard disk space
  • 1 available 10/100 Base-T Ethernet port*

PC

  • Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, or Ultimate (32- or 64-bit)
  • 1 GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
  • 1 GB RAM (32-bit) / 2 GB RAM (64-bit)
  • 500 MB free hard disk space
  • 1 available 10/100 Base-T Ethernet port*

* Ethernet hub or switch required to connect additional units or to connect to a network

With Artist Control, you gain deep, integrated control over your favorite creative applications, such as Pro Tools 9, Media Composer, Logic, Nuendo, Cubase, Maestro, and more. EUCON carries high-resolution control information for faders, knobs, displays, and more between Artist Control and whatever application is in focus on your computer. This enables you to quickly switch between multiple applications?and even workstations?at the touch of a button, with all controls and displays automatically matching the selected application.

High-resolution, high-speed control

With 8x the resolution and 250x the speed of MIDI, EUCON gives you powerful, highly responsive tactile control that feels like mixing on a professional mixing console.

Work with multiple applications

Speed up modern, multi-app workflows with seamless app switching?Artist Control instantly adapts to your current app. You can even lock parts of the surface to one app while using the rest to switch between apps?perfect for monitor and/or transport controls.

Control multiple workstations

Access any workstation running EUCON-enabled software on your extended network, with keyboard and mouse commands automatically forwarded to the selected workstation?ideal for multi-workstation workflows and facilities with machine rooms.

Customize for your needs

Connect multiple Artist Series controllers to function as one extended control surface or use them independently, and customize the controls to meet your needs. Set control sensitivity, lock fader channels to session tracks as "Layouts" that save with the project, and more.

Future proof

Avid continues to develop EUCON, making it easy for development partners to add new features and functionality to your favorite software through updates. EUCON even supports HUI and Mackie Control protocols for even greater flexibility.

 

What's Included

  • Artist Control controller
  • Artist Series DVD-ROM (includes software and electronic user guides)
  • Ethernet crossover cable
  • Riser brackets (2)
  • Universal AC power adaptor
  • Quick Setup guide
  • Registration card

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