San Francisco, CA, AES Convention, Booth #701 â€” Digidesign today announced the D-CommandÂ® Producerâ€™s Desk, a stylish, ergonomically functional add-on option for the acclaimed ICON D-CommandÂ® and D-CommandÂ® ES consoles.
Responding to feedback from users worldwide, the D-Command Producerâ€™s Desk provides a Pro ToolsÂ® Custom (QWERTY) keyboard, mouse pad area, USB hub, and space for a computer monitor or note taking, enabling users to perform editing functions on the same surface level as their faders and encoders, and have an optimal space for their monitor. The Producerâ€™s Desk is designed to match the D-Command form factor, and is available in two color schemes: the original blue color for D-Command and a darker scheme for D-Command ES.
â€œItâ€™s essential for music and post-production professionals to maintain a position in the sweet spot while theyâ€™re working,â€? explains Max Gutnik, Digidesignâ€™s marketing manager for professional products. â€œThe D-Command Producerâ€™s Desk creates a truly ergonomic work environment. By placing the control surface, keyboard, and mouse all within easy reach, and the monitor at a comfortable height and distance, the Producerâ€™s Desk delivers an efficient and comfortable working environment for D-Command users.â€?
The D-Command Producerâ€™s Desk is shipping soon and currently available for pre-order, with a manufacturerâ€™s suggested retail price of $3,995. Visit Digidesign at this yearâ€™s AES Convention in San Francisco, Calif., in booth #701. For more information, visit www.digidesign.com.
Digidesign is a worldwide leading manufacturer of digital audio production systems and the winner of the 2001 Technical GrammyÂ® Award and 2003 OscarÂ® statuette representing the Academy Scientific and Technical Award for the design, development, and implementation of the Pro ToolsÂ® digital audio workstation. Digidesign provides the professional music, film, video, multimedia, and radio broadcast industries with tools for digital recording, MIDI sequencing, editing, signal processing, and surround mixing. Digidesign products are marketed in more than 40 countries worldwide through a distribution network of value-added dealers, distributors, and OEM relationships. Digidesign is a part of Avid Technology, Inc. For more information, visit www.digidesign.com.
About Avid Technology, Inc.
Avid (Nasdaq: AVID) is a worldwide leader in tools for film, video, audio, 3D animation, gaming and broadcast professionals â€“ as well as for home audio and video enthusiasts. Avid professional and consumer brands include AvidÂ®, Digidesign, M-AudioÂ®, Pinnacle SystemsÂ®, SibeliusÂ®, SoftimageÂ® and Sundance DigitalÂ®. The vast majority of primetime television shows, feature films, commercials and chart-topping music hits are made using one or more Avid products. Whether used by seasoned professionals or beginning students, Avidâ€™s products and services enable customers to work more efficiently, productively and creatively. Avid received an Oscar statuette representing the 1998 Scientific and Technical Award for the concept, design, and engineering of the AvidÂ® Film ComposerÂ® system for motion picture editing. For more information about the companyâ€™s Oscar, Grammy and EmmyÂ® award-winning products and services, visit www.avid.com.