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Metallica plays Latin America
Metallica plays Latin America

Metallica Performs in Puerto Rico with Chauvet Professional Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – For their Oct. 26 show at the Coliseo de Puerto Rico José Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, which kicks off a trek through Latin America in support of their 10th album, Hardwired... to Self-Destruct, Musique Xpress Lights provided 49 Q-Wash 560Z-LED moving heads and 16 COLORado 4 IP RGBW linear wash fixtures from Chauvet Professional.

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Area Four Industries R&D director Marc Hendriks
Area Four Industries R&D director Marc Hendriks

Milos Offers Second Video on Crowd Barriers

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

CZECH REPUBLIC - Milos has just released a second video as part of a three-month push to increase awareness about its crowd barriers. In this video, Area Four Industries R&D director Marc Hendriks provides information on the technical design and construction of Milos barriers, as well as their optimal use in real world situations.

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Hair performed in the Netherlands
Hair performed in the Netherlands

Dutch Touring Production of 'Hair' Gets Visual Assist from Painting with Light

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

NETHERLANDS - Belgium-based Painting with Light supplied lighting and video design for the current Stage Entertainment revival of the 1970s musical ‘Hair’ which is currently touring the Netherlands. Luc Peumans and his team provided a visual complement to Carla Janssen-Höfelt's scaffolding-based set design

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Road to Ultra Thailand 2016
Road to Ultra Thailand 2016

'Road to Ultra' EDM Festival in Bangkok Uses Milos Roof for 52 Meter Wide Stage

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

BANGKOK, Thailand -  The Road to Ultra Festival took place in Thailand for the third consecutive summer in 2016. A Milos roof was used to cover a 52 meter wide stage for the EDM festival, which is affliated with the Ultra Music Festival in Florida. The project used M390L (QTL) truss, which supported hundreds of video tiles, two 4x4x2 meter video screens, two 4x2x2 meter video screens, one 5 x 3 meter video screen, as well as additional lights and P.A.

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Bucharest Ladies Orchestra
Bucharest Ladies Orchestra

Bucharest Ladies Orchestra Lit with XR 440 BWS Fixtures from PR Lighting

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

BUCHAREST, Romania - The Bucharest Ladies Orchestra performed with Romanian jazz singer and TV personality, Ozana Barabancea, recently at Bucharest’s Aqua Parc Crangasi for an audience of 2,000. The European Cultural Center (Sector), promoters of the event, once again enlisted Temple Media, PR Lighting distributors, to provide the technical infrastructure. Sergiu Ardelean, Lighting Designer and DP at Romanian Television, came up with the imaginative lighting plot, working with Temple Media.

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Dubai Water Canal Illuminated  with HELIOS
Dubai Water Canal Illuminated with HELIOS

Cascade of Water in Dubai Set Aglow with DTS Helios Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

The new Dubai Water Canal, inaugurated Nov. 9, is a $550 million project extending Deira Creek, linking Business Bay to the Arabic Gulf. It also includes a shopping center, four hotels, 450 restaurants, luxury housing, bridges, walkways and bicycle paths — and a cascade of water lit with Helios Bronze FC underwater LED fixgtures from DTS.

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The large area needing to be lit was divided up into three sections.
The large area needing to be lit was divided up into three sections.

Robe Helps Launch Namibia Breweries Biomass Boilers

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

WINDHOEK, Namibia - Robe BMFLs, LEDBeam 1000s, Pointes and other moving lights provided by leading Namibian technical production specialist dB Audio illuminated the Namibia Breweries Ltd (NBL) site in Namibian capital Windhoek for the launch of the country’s first biomass boiler. The boiler was inaugurated by Namibian Vice President Dr Nickey Iyambo in a high profile ceremony for which dB Audio provided full technical production for Sindana Communications who delivered the project to end client, NBL owners Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group.

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The bulbs play a key role
The bulbs play a key role

Ross Noble's 'Brain Dump' Comedy Tour Features 'Light Bulb' Moments with Avolites for Control

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

LONDON - The production behind British comedian Ross Noble's latest stand-up tour 'Brain Dump' has turned to a tourable lighting control system for the first time. The team has invested in an Avolites Titan Mobile console to power the eccentrically brilliant set, made of giant inflatable light bulbs each with an LED light source at its core. Production manager Shaun Weager, who has worked with Noble since 2012, came up with the 16-ft high dream-like design in response to a creative brief Noble ingeniously constructed using his daughter's Play-Doh

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