Fairlight teams up with Auro Technologies for native 3D audio creation

Mol, Belgium / Frenchs Forest, Australia 2 February 2015Fairlight, the Australian pioneer in designing high-end live and post production systems for audio, video recorders, and cutting edge universal editing controllers, announced today that they will implement native Auro-3D® mixing into their state of the art products.

Fairlight logoThe Auro-Codec® will be integrated in Fairlight’s newest platform for immersive and object-oriented 3D Sound Production, the 3D Audio Workspace (3DAW). 3DAW adds immersive sound capability to your existing digital audio workstation, whilst remaining fully compatible with your established workflow.

According to Tino Fibaek, Fairlight’s CTO, “3DAW is one of the most innovative products we have launched in years and we are very excited about the integration of Auro-3D®. We now support mixing, monitoring, authoring, and reviewing of Auro-3D® deliverables, in both the Auro 11.1 and Auro 13.1 unique 3-layered speaker layouts. We look forward to working with Auro Technologies in the future as they have a mature and established delivery format, and we have a matching 3D production platform.”

“As a long-time big fan of Fairlight products for music production and post-production, I am very delighted to see the integration of our Auro-3D® technology. We, at Auro Technologies, are thrilled to be able to give the Fairlight users easy tools to add a completely new dimension in sound providing creative possibilities as never seen before. The final and missing dimension of Height has finally arrived after 150 years of recording and reproduction of sound!” said Wilfried Van Baelen, CEO of Auro Technologies.

About Fairlight
Fairlight has been designing, engineering and manufacturing cutting edge, professional digital audio technology for more than 30 years. Its dedication to innovation, quality and customer service has made Fairlight one of the most respected companies in professional audio. With their integrated control surfaces and intuitive user interfaces, Fairlight’s award-winning media creation tools are renowned for their speed, flexibility and exceptional sonic quality. The company’s products offer full compatibility with virtually all open audio, video and sync standards, making them ideally suited to a wide range of audio post and live broadcast applications.
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