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Re-Post: 4Wall Lighting Lounge – Three Fixtures I’m Dying to Use In 2016

Re-Post: 4Wall Lighting Lounge – Three Fixtures I’m Dying to Use In 2016

Have you heard of the Lighting Lounge over on UsedLighting.com?  4Wall Lighting started a blog a while ago that focuses on different aspects of the industry along with some industry news.  They recently asked me to write a blog post about three fixtures I am looking forward to using in 2016.  Here are some excerpts […]

ETC Introduced the Source 4WRD – An LED Retrofit Kit

ETC Introduced the Source 4WRD – An LED Retrofit Kit

How many Source 4’s do you have in your inventory right now?  Not LED versions, but the industry leading tungsten ellipsoidal? A bunch right? How long have you been wanting to replace those with Source 4 LEDs?  It’s been a cost thing right?  Times-are-a-changing… AGAIN. ETC just introduced their latest LED product, the Source 4WRD. […]

Ayrton NandoBeam-S9 Demo Show with 41 Units

Ayrton NandoBeam-S9 Demo Show with 41 Units

Who doesn’t love a good light show??? There is something magical and special about a well designed and executed light show to demonstrate a new light. I have always been impressed with the light shows that Ayrton has produced for online viewing as well as in person at trade shows.  They go all out! Sure, […]

Clay Paky A.leda B-EYE K20 & K10

Clay Paky A.leda B-EYE K20 & K10

Clay Paky has done it once again. At PLASA 2013, they launched a new and exciting fixture, the A.Leda B-EYE. There are two new fixtures in the series, the K20, (the larger of the two) and the K10.  I am going to stick with with K20 for the moment as it has something that the […]

Philips Selecon Announces New PLCyc2 at PL+S

Philips Selecon Announces New PLCyc2 at PL+S

Philips is going CRAZY at ProLight + Sound! This time, it is their Selecon line that is releasing something new, the PLCyc2.  It is just like it’s brother, the PLCyc only with two LED engines inside.  The photo didn’t give it away did it? Here is more about the new PLCyc 2 from  Philips Selecon: […]

Robe Gets to the Pointe Along With Others at PL+S

Robe Gets to the Pointe Along With Others at PL+S

Robe Lighting is stepping up their game at ProLight + Sound this year with introducing a handful of new products.  They are adding five new lights to their popular and energy efficient line, the Robin Series. Here is a break down of the new products Robe is launching at ProLight + Sound this year. The […]

Philips Showline Introduces SL Nitro 510 LED Strobe

Philips Showline Introduces SL Nitro 510 LED Strobe

It’s MUSIKMESSA TIME! That’s right, it is the first day of ProLight + Sound in Frankfurt Germany.  To kick of the vast amount of new products being released at the show… Philips Showline introduces a new LED strobe fixture called the SL Nitro 510. Yeah, the name has me a bit confused as well! Here […]

Vari-Lite Releases Software Update for VLX for Individual Cell Control

Vari-Lite Releases Software Update for VLX for Individual Cell Control

Have you played with the VLX3 Wash, the little brother to the original VLX Wash? In the VLX3 Wash, you are able to individual control the three LED cells. A feature that I personally like. Vari-lite is offering a free software update to the original VLX Wash that allows users the individual control of the […]

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 […]

Trinculo’s Attic Introduces the Juliet Candle

Trinculo’s Attic Introduces the Juliet Candle

The use of candles is a perennial problem for live stage productions.  Trinculo’s Attic’s new electronic candle provides a quality, affordable solution.  By replicating the amplitude and frequency of an actual candle in a programmable miniature electronic module, this new candle precisely mimics the flicker of a real burning candle flame.  In side-by-side comparisons, viewers […]

New Product: ilumo Range LED Fixtures From Lumonic

New Product: ilumo Range LED Fixtures From Lumonic

Lumoonic launched a new range of LED lighting fixtures at the PLASA Show, the ilumo range. The product line consist of the ilumo Modular Zoom LED Spot, ilumo Zoom LED Spot, ilumo LED Spot and the ilumo Portable LED Spot. The company to develop a modular ‘Par’ fixture with high efficiency, full color LED mixing, […]

DeSisti Introduces 90w & 120w LED-onardo and 40W LED Magis Fixtures

DeSisti Introduces 90w & 120w LED-onardo and 40W LED Magis Fixtures

At the NAB Show in Vegss this year, DeSisti introduced their three newest products, the LED Leonardo 40W, 90w and the 120W Fresnel fixtures. DeSisti is stating that the fixtures are equivalent to a 500W, 650W and 1200W tungsten fixtures out put, respectively. LED retrofit kits are also available for the Tungsten Leonardo 1kW and […]