New Tool For Video DJs

MixVibes VFX CONTROL is launched      26/11/09
Here's the pres release...
On October 29th, MixVibes presented its new VFX CONTROL Video-DJ solution at the MixVibes 10 years' event. The unveiling of the product was supported by 3 performances, including a 1 hour performance by world-acclaimed DJ Zebra. After premiering his Video-DJ performance, DJ Zebra said "VFX Control is a blast! I'm only a few days into using VFX CONTROL, and am already able to bring all the visual inspirations I have collected over the past few years into my [Video-DJ] set!"
What does VFX CONTROL consist of?
VFX CONTROL enables you to mix, scratch, crossfade and synchronize your multimedia files - such as music videos, movies, music - through the intuitive interface of a classic DJ booth: 2 channels and a central mixer. The package is an all-in-one turnkey solution including VFX software and an Audio/MIDI controller unit.
MixVibes' powerful VFX software not only allows you to play the most popular music and video file formats, but also to add exclusive content to your performance:
  • insert text, dynamic flash animations, visuals or your logo on the fly.
  • liven your mix with 20 audio/video effects. Each audio effect is translated into a visual effect. Visual effects can be synchronized with the audio BPM.
  • broadcast live from external video sources (webcams, camcorders...)
  • manage multiple playlists and file formats : mp4, mpeg, wmv, avi, mov, divx, wav, mp3... (see below for full list)
  • browse through your files visually using file covers and album jackets
The supplied MIDI controller is designed to offer a mouse free performance. It is light and mobile and easily fits in installations such as bars, clubs or restaurants with its 19 inch rack design. It features a built-in soundcard with 3 stereo channel outputs: 2 for audio playback, 1 for headphone monitoring. For high precision mixing, the touch-sensitive jogwheels offer latency-free scratching and pitch bending.
Software features:
  • Windows XP, Vista & 7 compatible
  • Compatible video formats: .mp4, .mpg, .mpeg, .mjpeg, .wmv, .avi, .divx, .mov, .vob, .mkv
  • Compatible flash & image formats: .flv, .swf, .jpg, .gif, .png, .bmp
  • Compatible audio formats: .wav .mp3 .wma .ogg .flac
  • Over 20 effects (audio, video or audio+video)
  • Effect synchronization on music beat/tempo
  • 6 simultaneous effects per deck with parameter settings
  • Advanced software sampler for more creativity in your mix
  • Compatible with digital vinyl and CD control for use with turntables or CD players
  • Video titler: insertion of flash animations, pictures, text with animations
  • Webcam live feed compatible
  • VFX Software compatible with every soundcard
  • Artwork cover browsing
  • One color per deck
  • Up to 4 decks
Controller features:
  • Video-DJ Audio/MIDI Controller with 3 stereo output sound card
  • 2 Line (stereo RCA) and 1 headphone output (6.3mm jack)
  • Complete hands-on control for keyboard-free use
  • Media library browsing directly from the controller
  • Audio Sampler
  • 4 cue points and 4 loops memories per deck (on controller)
  • Sensitive jog wheels for precise scratch and pitch bend
  • 58 push buttons + 7 rotary push knobs + 5 faders + 9 rotary knobs + shift button for second control functions of all buttons
  • 3-Band EQ
  • ASIO driver Support
  • Power supply: DC6V
  • USB connection for computer
  • Fits standard mobile 19' DJ racks
  • Removable rack plates
  • Dimensions: 482(W) x 132(H) x 74.8(D)mm; Weight 2.1 Kg
Pricing and Availability:
VFX CONTROL will be available for shipping December 7th, 2009 with a special launch price from MAP 599€ instead of 749€ (offer until January 15th, 2010) More information:
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