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SLDC2013: WINNER, WINNER, CHICKEN DINNER!!!

SLDC2013: WINNER, WINNER, CHICKEN DINNER!!!

That’s right, we have a winner for the 2013 Student Lighting Design Competition! It took a bit longer then normal for the judges to hand down a ruling. Why, the entries were just that awesome this year. You guys made it extra difficult to choose just one winner for the 2013 SLDC. While we would […]

Time is Running Out for the 2013 SLDC

Time is Running Out for the 2013 SLDC

You have less then 36 hours to finish you Lighting Design entry for the 2013 Student Lighting Design Competition! At Midnight March 29th, (TOMORROW) we will be closing the submission page. We will not be accepting any entries late! So what are you waiting for, hurry and make sure to get those entries in! Here […]

SLDC2013: New Resource, An Example “Entry”

SLDC2013: New Resource, An Example “Entry”

It is March 6th, that means there are only 23 days left to work on your entry for the Student Lighting Design Competition!  To help students understand what the judges are looking for in an entry, I have decided to put up an example entry of my own to show roughly what is expected. There […]

SLDC2013: Interview with Judge Kevin Lee Allen

SLDC2013: Interview with Judge Kevin Lee Allen

Where has the time gone?  We are already halfway through February. That means that students have a month and a half to work on and finish their entry for the Student Lighting Design Competition. Say what… you don’t know about it?!? FIND OUT NOW! In order to help students organize and prepare for the SLDC, […]

SLDC2013: What Our Judges Are Looking For – Kevin Linzey

SLDC2013: What Our Judges Are Looking For – Kevin Linzey

You know about the Student Lighting Design Competition right? If you are a student, you need to find out more… Like RIGHT NOW. We sat down with Kevin Linzey, one of the judges and Software Engineer for Nemetschek Vectorworks to see what he is looking for in all of the submissions to the SLDC. Listen […]

It’s Official: The Start of the 2013 Student Lighting Design Competition

It’s Official: The Start of the 2013 Student Lighting Design Competition

It is official, it is here, the 2013 Student Lighting Design Competition is now OPEN!  We warned you about it in December.  Did you start planning? No matter, today is a good day to start! From all of us at iSquint, Stage Directions Magazine, Vectorworks, City Theatrical, Field Templates and all of the judges, we […]

Prepare for the 2013 Student Lighting Design Competition!!1

Prepare for the 2013 Student Lighting Design Competition!!1

Are you enjoying your holiday break? While you kick back some eggnog and holiday cheer with friends and family with the first semester of the 2012-2013 school year behind you, prepare for the 2nd semester. I am not talking about hitting the books to study for class, that would be lame, or very fortuitous of […]

Winner of the 2012 Student Lighting Design Competition Is…

Winner of the 2012 Student Lighting Design Competition Is…

Have you been waiting with bated breath to hear the announcement of the 2012 Student Lighting Design Competition? We were scheduled to announce the winner of the SLDC was March 29th, the first day of USITT.  Well, it turns out this year was harder to judge than we expected.  There were just so many wonderful […]

Time is Running Out for the 2012 SLDC!!!

Time is Running Out for the 2012 SLDC!!!

Hey Students, Time is running out to enter the 2012 Student Lighting Design Competition!!! You only have until this Friday to submit your designs to the SLDC.  Don’t put it off till the last minute, get your entry in before the clock hits midnight on Friday! Why should you enter… EASY, take a look at […]

Time is Running Out For the Student Lighting Design Competition

Time is Running Out For the Student Lighting Design Competition

Attention all lighting design students.  There is less than a month left in the Student Lighting Design Competition. March 16th 2012 is the last day for students to submit their lighting design entries to the competition. On March 29th, at the USITT Conference and Expo in Long Beach California, the winner will be announced of […]

Vectorworks Releases Entertainment and Lighting Design with Vectorworks Spotlight, First Edition

Vectorworks Releases Entertainment and Lighting Design with Vectorworks Spotlight, First Edition

Perfect timing! If you are a student looking to enter the 2012 Student Lighting Design Competition, Kevin Lee Allen’s new book, Entertainment and Lighting Design with Vectorworks Spotlight, First Edition might just be what you are looking for! Not only in Kevin Lee Allen one of our judges for the SLDC, he is also an […]

Interview With 2011 Student Lighting Design Competition Winner – Colin Chauche

Interview With 2011 Student Lighting Design Competition Winner – Colin Chauche

Lat year about this time, students were cramming to get their entries completed for the 2011 Student Lighting Design Competition. Last year’s winner, Colin Chauche sat down with iSquint to talk about his experience and offers some advice to students looking to enter into the 2012 Student Lighting Design Competition. Let this interview serve as […]