ORCHESTRAL RECORDING, MIXING, FILMING AND EVENTS
Studio One has been conceived primarily as an orchestral recording room, built around a 96 channel Neve 88 analogue console with full scoring panel and stem mixer options, combined with a 5.1 PMC full range monitoring system and the highest spec of digital convertors and Pro Tools systems. It its one of the most comprehensively equipped studios in the world boasting an impressive collection of 450 microphones and a wide array of outboard equipment.
Also the home of a Steinway and Yamaha concert grand pianos.
Studio Two is conceived as a world-class recording facility for up to 20 musicians. With 2 large isolation booths it is primarily focused on smaller ensemble recording of the highest standards. The control room features an ‘audiophile’ analogue API 80 channel Vision Console and has a full range 5.1 surround system by PMC.
MIXING, BACK UP AUDIO POST AND ADR Studio Three and the Dolby Atmos audio post studio are specified with the same configuration of Euphonix digital console. Studio Three is conceived as a multi purpose mixing room capable of taking any work from either of the main recording studios and producing 5.1 surround mixes. It also has a small booth for overdub and additional dialogue work. This booth is also fitted with Foley pits for sound effects work. In addition to this music work, the console is capable of project sharing with audio post. This allows us to take on audio post projects in a true multi room fashion and provide an efficient fast track service to clients.
AUDIO POST STUDIO & PREMIUM BASE LIGHT COLOR GRADING
This room is conceived as the flagship of the audio post-production services offered. It is specified to meet the requirements of Dolby Feature Film mixing. As well as its Euphonix digital console it features a 4K Christie video projection system. Audio monitoring by Meyer is specified for the latest Dolby ATMOS system. This will be one of the first rooms in the region specified to this standard. The combination of this room working with Studio 3 and the preparation rooms gives the complex a powerful system capable of delivering to the highest standards. It will be unrivalled by any other audio post facility in the Middle East. With on-site broadband high-speed access to the internet it will be capable of receiving and delivering work to anywhere in the world. The audio post room will also be available as an exceptionally high quality reference room for playback sessions. This is the largest Dolby Atmos studio in the Middle East.
The mastering room has been specified to the highest international standards. The room features full range 5.1 monitoring from PMC together with Sadie and Pro Tools editing systems. It has video screens and full site networking to allow quality control work for video. It is equipped to cater for all the diverse formats and projects that the market demands. These include stereo mastering for CD /Digital and 5.1 Surround sound to picture. Internet mastering will also play a major role for mastering sales.
At the core of KATARA STUDIOS is our exciting Baselight 2 by Filmlight. A state of the art Color Grading System used for the biggest international blockbuster films, TV series and commercials. It is the only one in Qatar and one of the best Grading setups in the region . Furthermore we are able to do online remote Grading for clients anywhere in the world. This is a premium room with a Christie cinema projector and screen.
WE ARE A WORLD CLASS MASTERING FACILITY
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