Studio control console. (Right) Merging Horus analog to digital and digital to analog converters. (Lower right) one of two XLR patchbays used to reconfigure the studio signal routing. Blakemore prefers XLR patching to 1/4 inch TRS or TT TRS because of better electrical contact that is less prone to ill effects of oxidation on connector surfaces. (Center) large video monitor displays graphic interfaces for VST digital signal processing applications plus digital meters. Blakemore has a wide variety of specialized signal processing applications including Universal Audio, iZotope, MAAT, FabFilter, Voxengo, Cube-Tec, and others.