Current Category: Architectural

LIFX: Reinventing the Light Bulb?!?

LIFX: Reinventing the Light Bulb?!?

If you didn’t know, I love technology. Both in the entertainment business and in my personal life. What I really get excited about is when I can marry my love of lighting with my personal life.  I love bringing entertainment technology into my home for “home automation”. By that, I mean running my home lighting […]

Scenex Lighting add Full Range of IP55 Flexible LED Strips

Scenex Lighting add Full Range of IP55 Flexible LED Strips

GLP Inc.’s scenic division, Scenex Lighting, has launched a full range of flexible LED tapes that can easily be incorporated into set pieces or architectural elements, temporarily or permanently. All of the standard light strips in the range have an IP 55 rating, making them perfectly suitable for outdoor use as well as indoor. Using […]

GLP Launhes New Division – Scenex Lighting

GLP Launhes New Division – Scenex Lighting

GLP (German Light Products), has announced the launch of Scenex Lighting; a new company division focused on the scenic elements of todays entertainment lighting industry. Using LED technology at its core, Scenex Lighting is distributing a range of different fixtures and elements allowing designers to integrate and enhance set pieces with other lighting elements of […]

Review: Interactive Technologies CueServer Express

Review: Interactive Technologies CueServer Express

The different styles of lighting control available to us are staggering.  It seems as though each manufacturer puts a twist on how we can manipulate lumens, as well as “barrow” things from each.  One company that has separated themselves from the pack is Interactive Technologies.  While most manufacturers offer a hardware interface to select and […]

Time Square Lighting Introduces LED21P, LED Architectural Projector

Time Square Lighting Introduces LED21P, LED Architectural Projector

Time Square Lighting recently announced the arrival of another LED architectural track fixture to their already impressive line up, the LED21P. The LED21P delivers the lighting equivalent of a 75-watt pattern projector utilizing a 21-watt LED module. The rewards are 10 times the lamp life as well as 70% energy savings. The LED21P projects stock […]

Rosco Introduces LitePad Axiom and LitePad HO+

Rosco Introduces LitePad Axiom and LitePad HO+

Last week, Rosco Labs introduced the newest member to the LitePad family, the LitePad Axiom.  Back at LDI 2010, you got a sneak peak of the Axiom from Chad Tiller giving a quick run through of the 100 years of Rosco.  In the video, Chad mentioned some of the latest products that Rosco is preparing […]

Light-O-Rama for Christmas

Light-O-Rama for Christmas

You’ve seen the Youtube videos of those fantastic front yard displays of Christmas lights dancing to Trans Siberian Orchestra and Mannheim Steamroller, right? No? I’ll wait while you watch. The cool thing about these displays is that most of them were created by your average Joe using a system called Light-O-Rama. I had heard of it in the past, […]

Time Square Lighting Releases Outdoor LED Fixture

Time Square Lighting Releases Outdoor LED Fixture

Time Square Lighting has just announced their latest LED architectural fixture, the GOBO80L, or Outdoor LED Gobo Projector. Utilizing a single white LED, the Gobo80L will reach your target audience in an environmentally friendly way, indoors or outdoors. The 80W LED light source is capable of projecting up to 50 feet. The manual optics system […]

Elation Announces LED Display Bar Fixture

Elation Announces LED Display Bar Fixture

Ever wish you could carry around your own illumination source to provide light wherever it’s needed?  Now you can shine instant bright white light on displays, exhibits, work areas, studio shoots — anything, anywhere, anytime — with the new LED Display Bar from Elation Professional. A lightweight portable unit, the LED Display Bar consists of […]

Hidden Up Osrams Sleeves at LDI 2010

Hidden Up Osrams Sleeves at LDI 2010

Nothing was really hidden up Osrams sleeves at LDI 2010.  But there were a few gems of lumen producing gold that everyone might not be aware of.  Oh come on, did you know they made a lamp that can produce 1.7 million lumens?  Now yea do!  Thanks to Mark Delorezo from Osram.  He took us […]

Alcorn McBride Prepares to Announce Four New Products at IAAPA Show

Alcorn McBride Prepares to Announce Four New Products at IAAPA Show

Alcorn McBride has announced the introduction of four innovative products for the themed entertainment industry. New items include two iPad apps for lighting and show control and two audio playback systems. All four will be shown in booth 465 at the upcoming IAAPA show in Orlando. New iPad Apps — Touch, a user-friendly drag and […]

ETC to Preview Source Four HID Exterior Fixture at #LDI2010

ETC to Preview Source Four HID Exterior Fixture at #LDI2010

The ETC Source Four fixture family is welcoming a highly-anticipated new member, the HID-lamp-powered Source Four exterior fixture, with 15° to 30° zoom optics in an IP65-rated enclosure for all-weather use. ETC’s new outdoor fixture projects logos or subtle texture with gobo patterns, and it shutter-cuts to highlight architectural detail and frame building features without […]