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Product Spotlight

Vanguard’s Tungsten Series

Jim Hutchison •
  • November 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• November 12, 2018
Imagine a product demonstration, an introduction to an LED video panel product. Imagine a product specialist with a mallet and a LED video panel, and then run through your mind that person smacking the module of that LED video panel product, maybe giving it a kick or two, smacking it on a table, and then […] Read More...

Analog Way Picturall Media Servers

Vickie Claiborne •
  • October 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• October 13, 2018
Next month will mark one year since Analog Way, a Paris-based supplier of pro AV solutions, announced its acquisition of Picturall, a manufacturer of high performance media servers based in Finland. Analog Way’s Picturall media server offerings are engineered to drive corporate events, live shows, high-end theater productions or large-scale digital signage projects from a […] Read More...

ROE Visual Air Frames, Sapphire Panels and Black Marble Floor Tiles

Skip Pfeiffer •
  • October 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• October 13, 2018
In the ever-changing landscape of constant improvement within the video products segment of our industry, we’ve seen products come down in size, weight, pixel pitch and structure. This year’s season is no exception, as proven by video giant ROE Visual. ROE brings more A-game to this year’s 2018 LDI Show with strong, innovative offerings in […] Read More...

Chauvet Cloud 9

Jim Hutchison •
  • Product Spotlight
  • September 2018
• September 14, 2018
A Low-Lying Fogger Without Restrictions For many decades, the use of dry ice/CO2 foggers to create that low-lying look of cloud tops and complete stage magic has transcended the audience experience. Low-lying fog can transport the presence onstage to magical locales, dream scenes and mysterious reveals across a very wide genre of entertainment — from […] Read More...

Enttec Pixel Port and Hyperion HP1 Switch

Aron Altmark •
  • Product Spotlight
  • September 2018
• September 14, 2018
Enttec is one of my favorite companies on the market today for how much effort they have put into developing not just products, but complete solutions across their product offerings. From LED pixel tape to LED power supplies, drivers and network control, they have seemingly put a lot of effort over the years into creating […] Read More...

MegaBatten from The Light Source

Skip Pfeiffer •
  • July 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• July 13, 2018
Power and DMX in a Hanging Position You’ve more than likely seen the beautiful pendant-style LED houselights from The Light Source, a lighting company based out of Charlotte, NC, providing a wide range of products to the Entertainment, Worship and Installation markets. The iconic shape of the Light Source LED engine and its efficient cooling […] Read More...

Model 1212-DIN DMX512/RDM Splitter from Doug Fleenor Design

Jim Hutchison •
  • July 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• July 13, 2018
It’s a safe bet that, at some point in your lighting career, you have used a Doug Fleenor Design DMX product, whether it be a Opto/Iso box, a DMX Splitter, or any number of protocol interfaces — DMX to DALI, DMX to Analog boxes and the very popular NODE series units, for example. My first […] Read More...

Blizzard IRiS R2 and IRiS IP3 Video Panels

Skip Pfeiffer •
  • June 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• June 4, 2018
Wisconsin-based lighting product company Blizzard Lighting has introduced two new video panels to their ever-expanding product line of lighting, video, and accessory products — and frankly, if you have a few minutes to enjoy the light-hearted nature of a company producing serious products for the Pro, DJ, Theatre, and Worship markets, a visit to their […] Read More...

Madrix Hardware

Vickie Claiborne •
  • April 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• April 12, 2018
Madrix has long been known for its powerful and easy to use LED pixel mapping control software. But last year at LDI, I spotted some new hardware pieces designed for use with Madrix as well. Since these hardware devices have each been designed to handle a respective portion of the shared task of pixel and […] Read More...

Absen X3v Mobile Indoor/Outdoor Video Panel

Skip Pfeiffer •
  • March 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• March 12, 2018
Absen's The X3v (and its sister panels, the X2v and X5v) are made for mobile production, and they don’t care whether that quick setup and teardown is inside or outdoors. The X3v panel fronts are rated IP65. The rear of the panels rate IP54. So they can stand up to the challenges of an indoor or outdoor show with varying levels of atmospheric obstacles. Read More...

LynTec RPC

Brandon Creel •
  • March 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• March 12, 2018
LynTec, a U.S.-based power and control company, is a leading manufacturer of innovative electrical power control solutions for professional audio, video, and lighting systems. They incorporate electrical protection, circuit switching, and a patent-pending controller within a single enclosure. Let us take a closer look at the product line, both hardware and software. Read More...

IP-Rated Fixtures From PR Lighting/Mega Systems Inc.

Richard Olson •
  • Current Issue
  • February 2018
  • Product Spotlight
• February 16, 2018
With the call for IP-rated weatherproof fixtures becoming a serious concern in all aspects of the lighting business, there are two questions I hear from people when contemplating whether to purchase these types of fixtures. How much extra money will the initial cost be, and how much of a pain is it for the techs to work on a fixture and then put it back together so it’s still waterproof? Read More...

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