Extract from Ben Diaz's SGM Tech Blog
I remember those years when a good show was not possible without a bunch ofscanners at your disposal. The SGM Galileo IV, for instance. I remember those talks where many claimed the moving heads would never succeed, because they wereslower than a mirror. It seemed unthinkable, but yokes came; the revolutionary technologies always prevail.…Continue
Happy Tuesday, fellow Lighting Warriors, Artists, Artist Warriors, and Warrior Warriors!
(and Artist Artists, it's important these days to leave no one out)
It's that time of year again, time for the 2015 Parnelli Award Voting!
Head on over to the ballot page, hence the link above,…Continue
Folks, I'm sorry to report this bad news, but it's terrible and we all need to be hyper-vigilant on our job sites...
Two local news TV crew have been killed in a shooting at a live shot in Roanoke, VA. Adam Ward and Alison Parker have been killed by a man who is currently on the run, but as of 10:44am, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 he is being chased up I-81 in Virginia.
Please, please watch your backs out there, road…Continue
Myself and a fellow LD (I don't have permission to say who he is yet) have decided to create a live lighting design podcast. While aware of the existence of the excellent Casting Light Podcast and a few others, we feel the time is right to create something less interview-oriented and talk about industry news, gear reviews, technical subjects, shows and designs of note, and yes, occasionally interviews. We will skew heavily toward concert and…Continue
From the i-Pix site:
The Db1 is a revolutionary new product; a hybrid video and lighting projector, harnessing our proprietary LVVP Technology which brings together two disciplines of entertainment technology: The power of a soft edged washlight driven by both dmx and video input.
I had no idea that i-Pix still existed, much less that they were still working on new products. I was bummed when they went off the map, I still love the look of the BB7.…Continue