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Elation Professional Launches the SNIPER, a Multi-Effect and Laser Simulator

Elation Professional Launches the SNIPER, a Multi-Effect and Laser Simulator

Over the weekend, Elation attended the PRO Show @ BPM in Birmingham England to introduce their latest product to the world.  Those attending witnessed Director of Sales, Eric Loader introducing the Sniper, a multi-effect and laser simulator.  The rest of us, we had to wait the weekend out for the big announcement to make it […]

Elation Announes Antari F-3 Fazer, A Fogger & Road Case in One

Elation Announes Antari F-3 Fazer, A Fogger & Road Case in One

Conjuring up a thin layer of fog effects at concerts, shows and touring productions has never been easier, now that Elation Professional has introduced the Antari F-3 Fazer.  The ultimate road warrior, this new DMX-compatible 800W water-based dry fog machine comes integrated in its own rugged steel flight case, which keeps it securely protected from […]

New Antari IP-1500 Fogger Works Indoor & Outdoor

New Antari IP-1500 Fogger Works Indoor & Outdoor

No one can predict the weather, but now anyone can guarantee there’ll be plenty of fog outside, thanks to the new Antari IP-1500 indoor/outdoor fog machine. The latest innovation from Antari, a leader in fog technology, the new machine, which features a 1,500 watt heater, can deliver a massive 20,000 cubic feet per minute of […]

MDG Fog, theONE, Takes Best Debuting Product at LDI 2010

MDG Fog, theONE, Takes Best Debuting Product at LDI 2010

MDG Fog took home the Best Debuting Product Award at LDI this year with the latest product, theONE.  It’s not wonder why, this thing spits out fog or haze like no ones business!  Just take a look at the tour edition of the thing with CO2 canisters attached, it looks mean and ready to smoke […]

PRG Shows off Their Moves With the Commander

PRG Shows off Their Moves With the Commander

I am a lighting geek/nerd by nature, but love all technical aspects of our business.  Watching a moving light spin and whorl is one thing, but to see the truss it is attached to along with video walls move in harmony, now that is amazing stuff! I will not pretend to know the motion control […]

MDG Fog Announces theONE Digital Fogger/Hazzer

MDG Fog Announces theONE Digital Fogger/Hazzer

What is more exiting then lighting, witnessing awesome lighting aerials due to fog and haze! MDG Fog has just announced the release of their latest fogger/hazer, theONE. theOne is a fully digital atmospheric generator. From the same machine, you can produce and control either fog or haze.  theOne is built inside an aluminum rolling rack […]

The Flying Albino From ZFX at USITT

The Flying Albino From ZFX at USITT

Something that has become quite popular at USITT lately are flying rigs. ZFX Flying Effects was on the show floor at USITT 2010 showing off their rig and what it can do. Three times a day, the Flying Albino took the stage with a dance in the air that was very impressive. It was amazing […]

Wybron’s Mobile Showroom Heads to the Pacific Northwest April 12th

Wybron’s Mobile Showroom Heads to the Pacific Northwest April 12th

Every time I hear about the Wybron Mobile Showroom’s next tour dates, I get Tina Turner’s, Proud Mary song stuck in my head.  Just the part, “Big wheel keep on turning, Proud Mary keep on burning, and we’re rolling…”.  Crazy right? Back to the Wybron news… Looks like Wybron’s Mobile Showroom will be rolling into […]

Barco/High End Announce New Fog Generator FQ-100

Barco/High End Announce New Fog Generator FQ-100

Barco/High End just announced the release of a new fog generator, the FQ-100.  If you are familiar with High Ends F-100, then you might already be familiar with the FQ-100. More from High End The FQ-100™ performance fog generator is designed to meet the rigorous demands of the nightclub, theatrical and touring industries. This updated […]

Chromlech JARAG PAR 30

Chromlech JARAG PAR 30

At the end of 2009, I called on the lighting community to choose their pick for the most innovative lighting product introduced that year.  Something that I have personally never heard of was mentioned over at ControlBooth.com, the JARAG 30. ControlBooth user, Jereon mentioned a French Company, Chromlech and their Par30 fixture, the JARAG 30. […]

SeaChanger Plans to Announce New Nemo to the Family

We just saw on twitter that Ocean Thin Film, the makes of the CMYG mixing color engine the SeaChanger is gearing up to announce a new member to the Nemo Family of lighting fixtures.  We learned this morning from @SeaChangerET of this by clicking through to their Facebook page. The only thing mentioned on the […]

Rose Brand Introduces SnowStar Snow Machine

Rose Brand Introduces SnowStar Snow Machine

The leaves are turning, the air is getting crisper.  That must mean that winter and snow are right around the corner.  Rose Brand has a jump on winter time with the introduction of their latest product, the SnowStar Snow Machine. The SnowStar Theatrical Snow Machine is a motorized, rotating, perforated aluminum tube that provides snow […]