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Chroma-Q Color Force LED Batten Fixture

Chroma-Q Color Force LED Batten Fixture

Here is something that I have been meaning to write up about since USITT, the Chroma-Q Color Force. Coming up to the AC Lighting booth at USITT, I was curious to see what was hidden in their 20′ high curtains.  It was Chroma-Q’s latest product, the Color Force LED Batten fixture. After watching the Color […]

iSquint.net Podcast: Episode 10 – Jim Moody Session at USITT 2010

iSquint.net Podcast: Episode 10 – Jim Moody Session at USITT 2010

I am quickly coming to the end of my USITT 2010 coverage. This has got to be one of the best sessions that was held during the conference on lighting.  Mr. Jim Moody , Paul Dexter and Libby Gray held a panel discussion, So you wanna Rock and Roll? The panel talked at great lengths […]

Jands Vista Upcoming Console Software, Byron, Explained at USITT 2010

Jands Vista Upcoming Console Software, Byron, Explained at USITT 2010

USITT had a ton of offerings in control products. One that I have been eager to play with since a crazy rock LD from the UK got it stuck in my head has been Jands Vista’s up coming operating system upgrade, Byron. I have hinted in the past a couple of features of Byron along […]

Do You Heart iSquint?

Do You Heart iSquint?

So you didn’t get to go out to USITT and you didn’t win any of the swag I brought back to give away. No worries, I just got the next shipment of the I heart iSquint buttons that I was giving away on the show floor. The buttons went super quick on the first day. […]

Wait… Even MORE USITT Swag Give-a-ways!

Wait… Even MORE USITT Swag Give-a-ways!

This is it, this is all my USITT swag that I have to give away. One person is going to win it all. All you have to do is leave a comment on this post, write anything you like, anything at all. Make sure to include your name and email address! I am going to […]

Fred Foster and the History of ETC Consoles at USITT

Fred Foster and the History of ETC Consoles at USITT

The history lessons just don’t stop when you are on a roll!  During USITT in Kansas City, Fred Foster, CEO of Electronic Theatre Controls happen to be wondering around the 50 years of Lighting Display by the USITT Lighting Commission.  Mr. Foster was kind enough to take some time out and walk us through a […]

Anne Valentino & Console History at USITT 2010

Anne Valentino & Console History at USITT 2010

Yesterday I post the first of a copy of history lessons from USITT starting with Gordan Pearlman talking about the Kliegl Performer.  Anne Valentino, an industry legend and console goddess was kind enough to walk me through some of her history with almost all of the console on display at the USITT 50 years of […]

Gordan Pearlman Explains the Kliegl Performer at USITT 2010

Gordan Pearlman Explains the Kliegl Performer at USITT 2010

One of the most exciting and well attended booths at USITT was the USITT Lighting Commission’s, 50 years of lighting display, or better known as the lighting museum.  Joshua Williamson, Todd Proffitt, Tracey Fitch, Andrea Bilkey and Jennifer Griffin put in countless hours to pull all this together for us. One of the most exciting […]

More USITT Swag Give-A-Ways

More USITT Swag Give-A-Ways

For all of you that couldn’t make it to USITT, I have some love from Lee Filters.  They were kind enough to send me home with so much lee swag that my wife will kill me if I hold on it any of it.  So time to give it away!  I am looking for three […]

Walking Tour of USITT 2010 Stage Expo Floor

Walking Tour of USITT 2010 Stage Expo Floor

So you didn’t get a chance to go to USITT in Kansas City this year you say?  You still want to see what it was like on the floor?  I did take over 500 photos that I have put up here on iSquint for you to get a feel of what it was like.  But […]

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 […]

First Round of USITT Swag Give Away

First Round of USITT Swag Give Away

Did you miss out on getting to USITT this year?  I am so sorry to hear that.  How about I help you feel better about missing the Stage Expo?  This is just the first round of MANY swag give-a-ways from all the swag I collected at the show just for you!  I think this first […]