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Holophone H2-PRO Surround Sound Microphone Selected for Super Bowl XXXIX HDTV Broadcast by Fox

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Ross Hering
818-929-8210
rh@holophone.com

Holophone H2-PRO Surround Sound Microphone Selected for Super Bowl XXXIX HDTV Broadcast by Fox

ATK AudioTek Corporation from Burbank will utilize two H2-PRO Surround Microphones for live, 5.1 surround sound capture on field during the game and for all entertainment,
pre-game, anthem, halftime, and post-game shows.

Toronto, Ontario, CANADA, January 25, 2005 - Holophone, a division of Rising Sun Productions, Ltd., today announced that two of the new Holophone H2-PRO Surround Sound Microphones have been selected to capture live 5.1 Surround Sound from the field for Fox Television's HDTV Broadcast of Super Bowl XXXIX, including all entertainment (pre-game, anthem, halftime and post-game shows), in 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound.

AudioTek Corporation (AtkCorp) from Burbank California is handling on-field audio broadcast production for Super Bowl XXXIX and has chosen to utilize two H2-PRO Surround Sound Microphones to assist in capturing the most realistic, 5.1 Surround Sound at the source on the field and feed it back to the Fox Audio Production Truck for mixing and live broadcast in 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound to accompany Fox's HDTV feed. It will also be combined into a stereo pool feed for the international broadcast world, which may include as many as twenty nations with announcers in attendance in many broadcast booths.

One Holophone H2-PRO will be mounted on a pole and positioned on one sideline to capture the sounds of the on-field action during the game. A second H2-PRO will be utilized during the half-time performance by Paul McCartney. This second H2-PRO will be positioned in the center of the stage audience and above their heads in front of and facing the stage to provide television viewers with a realistic sense of "being in" the audience for this historic performance by the former member of The Beatles.

"Andrew Waterman, audio supervisor and mixer at ATK, has come up with an innovative way to capture the entertainment ambiance at a broadcast football game," stated Gary Baldassari, technical advisor at DPA Microphones who is assisting the production team. "He has eliminated a dangerous variable that has plagued many of us over the years. At the same time, the feeling that you are there will be intense," continued Mr. Baldassari. "The two Holophone H2-PROs -- one for game, one for entertainment -- will optimize all ambient situations. I can't wait to hear this on my home surround system on game day," he said.

"Audio production for HDTV Sports broadcasting has come a long way since we beta tested the Holophone system on Super Bowl XXXIV in 2000," stated Michael Godfrey, President and inventor of the Holophone. "This production team is very much into capturing realistic audio in surround sound for the HDTV broadcast, and it will be fun to work directly with them to provide Fox with outstanding, 5.1 source material from the field with two H2-PROs for the Super Bowl XXXIX game and all the entertainment," stated Mr. Godfrey.


About Holophone
The Holophoneâ„¢ surround sound microphone system is a patented audio recording system designed specifically to address the challenges audio professionals face today with recording and broadcasting multichannel surround sound. Developed by Rising Sun Productions in Toronto, Canada, the Holophone system effortlessly captures discrete, surround sound signals that are ultra-realistic and provide the most accurate spatiality, audio imaging and directionality of any recording device. Entirely compatible with all audio mixing, encoding, and playback systems, Holophone also enhances mono and stereo mixes. It is the perfect front-end for all professional audio applications - HDTV broadcasting, standard broadcasting of live sporting and music events, feature film location recording, and studio recording for music and films. As a scalable system, the Holophone technology is also available for license to the consumer electronics industry.

Rising Sun Productions, Ltd., is headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with a US satellite office located in Southern California. For more information, visit www.holophone.com.

About AUDITEK Corp.
ATK AUDIOTEK Corporation is the foremost sound reinforcement provider in the professional audio industry. As an Industry leader in live event sound, equipment rental, and broadcast audio production, ATK AUDIOTEK provides unparalleled quality and reliable service to all of its clients. Located in Burbank, CA, ATK AUDIOTEK's client roster includes hundreds of television productions, special events, industrial conventions, permanent installations and tours. For more information, visit www.atkcorp.com.

For more information, please contact:

Ross Hering
Holophone
818-929-8210
rh@holophone.com