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Martin Gear Lights Up Venetian Ballroom for Weddings

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• October 16, 2009
GARFIELD, NJ —MYI Audio/Video Design & Installation supplied and installed a Martin lighting rig for the Venetian’s multi-use ballroom including four MAC 2000 Performance and 13 MAC 575 Krypton moving heads, nine MX-10 scanners and 12 Stagebar 54 LED luminaires, all controlled via a Martin LightJockey system.
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ESP Vision Vectorworks 2010 Plugins for Windows and Mac OSX

PLSN Staff •
  • Product News
• October 16, 2009
ESP Vision now has modeling plugins available for use with Vectorworks Spotlight 2010 on Windows and Mac OSX operating systems. Because many lighting designers use both platforms of Vectorworks, Vision plugins were developed to allow the creation of Vision data files using Vectorworks Spotlight 2010 running on the PC and Mac. Read More...

Madonna, U2 and AC/DC Tours Top Billboard List for 2009

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• October 16, 2009
NEW YORK — Madonna, U2 and AC/DC are among the finalists for Billboard’s 2009 Billboard Touring Awards, which will be awarded Nov. 5. The awards are based on box office results globally from Oct. 1, 2008, through Sept. 30, 2009. Read More...

Primetime Emmy Awards Ceremony Uses Christie Projectors

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• October 15, 2009
LOS ANGELES — American Hi Definition, Inc. supported the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards telecast from the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live with six Christie Roadster HD18K projectors. Read More...

Newcastle’s Theatre Royal Updated with New Lighting Control System

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• October 15, 2009
NEWCASTLE, U.K. — White Light recently completed a six-week upgrade to the lighting control and dimming systems at Newcastle’s Theatre Royal, which included ETC’s Eos control system and ETC Sensor dimming. Read More...

Futuroscope’s “Blue Note Mystery” Controlled by Medialon

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• October 15, 2009
POITIERS, France — The Blue Note Mystery, a show created by Yves Pépin and produced by ECA2 for the Futuroscope theme park, relied on E/T/C and Medialon to help transport spectators into a dreamscape of sound and music. Read More...

LightConverse 3D Virtual Show Platform (v40)

PLSN Staff •
  • Product News
• October 15, 2009
The latest Lightconverse 3D Virtual Show Platform lets users integrate and visualize multiple show-related disciplines in real-time, including lighting, video, laser, pyro and DMX controlled moving objects. Read More...

Da-Lite 3D Virtual Grey Projection Screen

PLSN Staff •
  • Product News
• October 15, 2009
Da-Lite Screen Company says it has increased the gain on its 3D Virtual Grey projection screen by over 40 percent, for a gain of 1.85 vs. the previous 1.3 gain fabric. That means a dramatic improvement in the brightness of the projected image, while maintaining the 99 percent polar retention of the previous material. Read More...

Manchester International Festival Opera Uses EvenLED

PLSN Staff •
  • International News
• October 15, 2009
MANCHESTER, U.K. — “I never want to light a cyc again without it!” That’s what London-based LD Peter Mumford said after using Martin Professional’s EvenLED RGB LED panels on the new opera, Prima Donna, at the Manchester International Festival. Read More...

“Bye Bye Birdie” Rig Controlled with ETC Consoles

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• October 14, 2009
NEW YORK — The newly-rebuilt 1,016-seat Henry Miller’s Theater is staging the musical Bye Bye Birdie, lit by Ken Billington and programmed on the theater’s new ETC Eos and ETC Ion lighting control consoles. Read More...

Dodd Technologies Supports Valpak’s “Coupon U” Event

PLSN Staff •
  • News
• October 14, 2009
ST. LOUIS — Dodd Technologies, Inc. (DTI) produced Valpak Direct Marketing Services Inc.’s annual national sales meeting and awards event for the sixth consecutive year, known as Coupon U, and staged in America’s Center in St. Louis. Read More...

Meyers Named Account Executive at Event Tech

PLSN Staff •
  • On the Move
• October 14, 2009
BALTIMORE, MD — Event Tech named Jeremy Meyers account executive.  Meyers comes to Event Tech after 13 years at Entertainment Sound Production, where he started as a system tech and monitor engineer and worked his way up to be the lead account executive. Read More...

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