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International News

  • New Zealand Clock Tower Lit with Chauvet LEDs

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 7, 2010
    PALMERSTON NORTH, New Zealand - A local landmark in the city square was damaged by a storm in 2006 and recently restored. It has been equipped with 12 Chauvet COLORado Batten 72 TOUR LED fixtures which create a four-sided lantern effect. Read More...
  • P&O Cruise Ship Outfitted with Robe Fixtures

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 7, 2010
    SOUTHAMPTON, U.K. - The four primary entertainment venues aboard P&O Cruises' new 290-meter-long, 3,500-capacity cruise ship, Azura, have been equipped with more than 120 Robe moving light fixtures. Read More...
  • Sets Drapes Screens Marks Two Years

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 7, 2010
    JOHANNESBURG - Sets Drapes Screens (SDS), the specialist set building company of Gearhouse South Africa, marked two years since it was launched in 2008 to complement other companies in the Gearhouse Group. Read More...
  • DJ David Guetta Lit by Martin MAC Luminaires, LED Panels

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 6, 2010
    DUBAI, U.A.E. - Promoter Fluid Production brought DJ David Guetta to the Dubai World Trade Center recently. LD Frank Schotman used Martin fixtures and LED panels to create visual pulses synched to the audible beat. Read More...
  • i-Pix BB 2×2 Makes Live Debut at Glasto 2010

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 6, 2010
    GLASTONBURY, U.K. - Twenty i-Pix BB 2x2 LED fixtures made their live event debut on the Pyramid stage at Glastonbury 2010. Andy "Fraggle" Porter rigged three on the overhead trusses and used others for "camera candy" and general stage washing. Read More...
  • Roskilde Festival Lit with Barco/High End Systems Gear

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 2, 2010ROSKILDE, Denmark - The Roskilde Festival, under way from July 1 to 4, is the largest open-air culture and music festival in northern Europe. Its grounds have room for six different stages, 150 bands, 75,000 visitors and 25,000 volunteers. Read More...
  • Gearhouse Splitbeam Orders 120 Vari-Lite Fixtures through DWR

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 1, 2010
    JOHANNESBURG - Philips Vari-Lite's South African distributor, DWR Distribution, recently delivered 120 Vari-Lite fixtures to Gearhouse Splitbeam, the specialist theatre lighting division of the Gearhouse South Africa Group of Companies. Read More...
  • Eurovision 2010 Relied on Clay Paky Gear

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 1, 2010
    OSLO, Norway - LD Al Gurdon made use of 88 Clay Paky Alpha Spot HPE 1200 fixtures for the layered looks that served as an important visual element for the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest. Read More...
  • Lightpower Open Days Served Up Lighting, Video Insights

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 1, 2010
    PADERBORN, Germany - German distributor Lightpower GmbH staged its sixth triennial Lightpower Open Days in early May at the Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum. The two-day event drew more than 1,000 guests from 30 countries, and multi-lingual translation was available for those attending sessions led by LDs including Patrick Woodroffe, Rick Fisher, Manfred "Ollie" Olma and others. Read More...
  • Tours for Scorpions, Nena, EAV Lit with PR Lighting XLED 590s

    PLSN Staff | International News | July 1, 2010
    POTSDAM, Germany - Event services company Satis & Fy, with locations throughout Germany and a presence in the Netherlands as well, acquired 28 of PR Lighting's XLED 590 moving head wash lights, which have been used for tours by the Scorpions (with LD Rainer Becker), and, currently, Nena (with LD Vince Foster). Read More...
  • SABC FIFA World Cup Broadcast Studios Lit with Robe Fixtures

    PLSN Staff | International News | June 30, 2010
    JOHANNESBURG - SABC's studios for the 2010 FIFA World Cup soccer competition have been equipped with Robe ROBIN 300 Spot and Wash moving light fixtures. Read More...
  • Cape Town Soccer and Music Event Lit with Robe Gear

    PLSN Staff | International News | June 30, 2010
    CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Cool Britannia, a music and soccer festival staged recently at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) was lit by C&S Lighting using some of the 80 Robe fixures that C&S recently purchased through Robe distributor DWR. Read More...
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