Question

How do I use the AV in the Lighthouse Studio 2?


Answer

The new Studio  in the lighthouse is equipped with a projector, speakers and an Apple TV to cast your device to and two portable wireless microphones. To connect your device to suit your needs, follow the instructions below.

To play audio:

  1. There is an audio input plate that you can directly plug into to play music from your iPhone, iPad, tablet or phone. The volume for this is simply controlled by turning the volume up or down on your device to the desired level.

 

To project media:

  1. Turn on the system by Touching the touch screen control panel and wait for the projector to power on.
  2. Connect your laptop using the HDMI to mini DP cable. 
  3. Tap the Wallplate button.
  4. If playing audio use the  and  buttons to Increase or Decrease the Volume.
    1. If you need to stop displaying image use the Image Mute  button to stop projection. This will not stop any media on your computer.
  5. To turn the system off, press the Shutdown button.
  6. Press the Shutdown icon to Confirm the system shutdown.
     

To connect using Airplay:

  1. Turn On the projector using the wall console.
  2. Select the Wireless input.
  3. Follow instructions from following the FAQ instructions here.
  4. If playing audio use the  and  buttons to Increase or Decrease the Volume.
    1. If you need to stop displaying image use the Image Mute  button to stop projection. This will not stop any media on your computer.
  5. To turn the system off, press the Shutdown button.
  6. Press the Shutdown icon to Confirm the system shutdown.

 

To use the microphones:

  1. There are two handheld microphones that can be used in studio 2. These are kept behind the desk at the Lighthouse reception and can be checked out for use in this space.
  2. Turn the microphone On using the Switch on the side of the microphone.
    1. Your voice will mix in with any audio playing through any of the other systems within the room. This cannot be adjusted. 
  3. Once you are done using the microphone, return the switch to the Off position and return the microphone to the Lighthouse Reception.

 

To combine Studio 2 with Studio 1:

  1. Turn On the projector using the wall console.
  2. Select the Input source that you will be using.
  3. Press the Settings cogwheel.
  4. Select the Joined option to combine the rooms.
  5. From this menu, you are able to Customize where microphones A and B are being transmitted throughout the rooms by simply Ticking the corresponding boxes.
    1. The tick boxes will reset once you power the system off.  
  6. To separate the rooms again, simply select the Separate option.
  7. To turn the system off, press the Shutdown button.
  8. Press the Shutdown icon to Confirm the system shutdown.