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Kettner Creative Expands Lighting Inventory With Wireless Lighting

Kettner Creative has purchased a large quantity of Freedom Par Quad 4 fixtures which are perfect for events with unique lighting requirements or events with limited setup time. May 17, 2017, VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Kettner Creative Inc. is happy to announce a new rental lineup of Chauvet Freedom Par Quad 4 wireless lighting fixtures which can provide quality […]

Wireless Microphone

How do wireless microphones work?

It’s almost impossible to get through an entire day without seeing one and yet, we hardly give them much thought. Whether it’s at the pop star’s concert, on a daytime talk show, in the Zumba class at your gym, or at your child’s school talent show, you’ve certainly seen someone using a wireless microphone. If […]

Intelligent Lighting Vancouver

What is Intelligent Lighting?  

It’s a key component of any concert or club experience today. The elaborate light show that uses moving lights and rapidly changing colours to create a memorable and sometimes mind-blowing effect for the audience. It’s almost impossible to imagine a high quality show or concert that doesn’t use this technically dazzling lighting effect. This effect […]

Audio Mixer and Sound Board

What Does an Audio Mixer Do?

It has as many names as it does purposes. Whether it is known as a mixing board, mixing desk, mixing console, or sound board, an audio mixer is a key component to managing either recorded or live event sound. It is extremely likely you have been to dozens of events where an audio mixer was […]

Video Mixing Equipment Rental

Why Do I Need a Video Switcher?

As your event date approaches, you are probably getting into the nitty-gritty of planning the details of your event. As you rehearse your presentations and think of the transitions it is common to think about how the screens will look to your audience. The most dreaded possibility is that the audience will see your desktop […]

R2 Spot

Kettner Creative Expands Lighting Inventory with Rogue R2 Lighting Fixtures

Kettner Creative has purchased Rogue R2 Spot and Wash Lighting Fixtures to help Vancouver-based events deliver brighter, more visually stunning lighting effects. May 16, 2016, VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Kettner Creative Inc. is happy to announce a new rental lineup of Chauvet Rogue R2 automated lights to provide the best quality lighting effects to events across Vancouver and the […]

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Choosing The Right Equipment For A Private Film Screening

You’ve been tasked with planning a film screening, and now you have find the prefect projector and screen. With so many options available, how do you choose? This article covers the basics for finding the ideal equipment for a variety of scenarios. Standard Definition vs. High Definition Projectors These days, most films are shot in 4k, and output in 1080p otherwise […]

wireless-microphone

4 Types Of Wireless Mics For Your Event

Wireless microphones are fantastic for keeping stages clean, safe, and offering maximum mobility for musicians, presenters, and trainers. We’ve put this guide together to showcase the four most popular types of wireless microphones and to provide examples of when you would want to choose one microphone instead of another. At Kettner Creative, all of our wireless […]

Featured Equipment: 60″ TV Rental

Kettner Creative offers a full range of flat screen monitor rental and TV rentals for meetings and events. This includes flat panel video displays with bright, brilliant screens that can connect to any computer, DVD player, cable/satellite box, or other video input device. We’ve noticed that, this year especially, the 60″ (inch) TV rentals are becoming very popular. Having […]

31 Band EQ to prevent feedback

How To Prevent Audio Feedback

Different spaces can make presentations and live audio extremely hard to work with. Echoes, sound-absorbing fixtures and irregular architectural shapes can ruin the way sounds reach the attendees’ ears. This can leave audiences with a bad impression of the content or production you’re trying to deliver. Fortunately, we’ve picked up quite a few handy tricks […]

President Obama with the iconic Shure Sm57

What makes a good podium mic?

Selecting the appropriate podium microphone is essential to setting up an effective presentation, conference or event. Of course, podium microphones come in all shapes and sizes, meaning that it’s important to get familiar with the options before making a final selection. Here are a few pointers from experts who have been at it for quite […]

Shure SM58 Dynamic Microphone

Dynamic Microphones vs Condensor Microphones

Are you confused about what microphone you want to rent for an upcoming event? What microphone is the best for your situation? Today, we’ll tackle the age-old question and help you determine whether you ought to use a condenser or dynamic microphone. As you’ll soon discover, the answer isn’t always straightforward. The Basics Condenser microphones […]