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Ovation E-260WW IP stands up to an Alaskan winter
Ovation E-260WW IP stands up to an Alaskan winter

Ovation E-260WW IP Stands Up To Winter Storms At Alaskan University Centennial

Nook Schoenfeld
News

FAIRBANKS, AK – Jonathan Huff is accustomed to dealing with harsh winter weather.  As CEO of Alaska Universal Productions in Fairbanks, which was ranked by USA Today as “the coldest city in America,” he has had to contend with more than his share of frigid temperatures and blinding snowstorms. However, even by Fairbanks standards, conditions were extreme when he installed three Ovation E-260WW IP fixtures from CHAUVET Professional outdoors for the University of Alaska Fairbanks Centennial Celebration.

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Bandits Ring In New Year With Annual General Meeting

Nook Schoenfeld
News

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – The start of the New Year heralded Bandit Lites Annual General Meeting, where Bandits came together to discuss future company goals, honor those who displayed excellence in service and banner anniversaries, in addition to celebrating the previous award-winning year for the company as Bandit won Pollstar Lighting Company of the Year Award for 2016 along with the Parnelli Award for Lighting Company of the Year in November.

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ProdWorks Lighting Turns to 4Wall for Times Square New Year’s Eve Webcast

Nook Schoenfeld
News

NEW YORK — An estimated two million people ushered in the new year in Times Square to watch the famed ball drop at midnight. Millions more tuned in and watched the celebration from the comfort of their homes. ProdWorks was tasked with lighting the Times Squares New Year’s Eve webcast using gear from 4Wall New York. ProdWorks LD Douglas E. Carnevale has been lighting the webcast since its inception in 2010.

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Ecuador: the Panecillo’s Virgin lights up with DTS.

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

ECUADOR - The statue of Panecillo’s Virgin, World Heritage site, is located on the Panecillo hill, just outside the city center of Quito and represents the city from the 18th century. Last October the municipality, according to the MTE (Empresa Mantenimiento Técnico Especializado) and the electrical enterprise of the city required a dedicated lighting project. Monica Velasco and Miguel Salomón, Lighting Designer for Salotec Luminoplastia, responded with a fascinating lighting design and Miguel told us the details:

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ESTA Plugfest Round-Tables Available Via WebEx

Nook Schoenfeld
News

NYC - The ESTA Control Protocols Plugfest organizers announced today that two live, informal round-table discussions will be made available to the general public via a free WebEx video conference. A discussion of “RDM Queued/Status Messages” will be broadcast on Saturday, January 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., CST. A discussion of “IGMP, PIM, Multicast Infrastructure” will be broadcast on Sunday, January 22 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., CST.

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Atlona Breaks New Ground at ISE 2017 with Universal AV Switching for Wired and Wireless Sources

Nook Schoenfeld
Product News

SAN JOSE – With a continued emphasis on providing intelligent and innovative AV solutions for commercial applications, Atlona will introduce the AT-UHD-SW-510W, the latest member of its five-input SW Series of 4K/UHD integration solutions for AV signal switching and extension, at the forthcoming ISE 2017 show (February 7-10, Amsterdam RAI, Stand 5-S92). The SW-510W is the first product of its kind to integrate switching for both wired and wireless AV sources, as well as the first AV switcher to include a USB-C input alongside HDMI and DisplayPort.

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Screen Innovations Announces Addition of Michael Bridwell as VP Sales and Marketing

Nook Schoenfeld
On the Move

AUSTIN, TX —Screen Innovations (SI), the purveyors of innovation in two-piece projection and beyond, has announced the appointment of Michael Bridwell as Vice President, Sales and Marketing. In this newly created role, Bridwell will apply more than twenty years of marketing and sales experience towards SI’s ambitious growth goals. Effective immediately, Bridwell is already actively working with the Screen Innovations family to create unmatched experiences for SI’s present and future customers.

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Colour Sound Experiment Provides Lighting & Video for Richard Ashcroft

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

LONDON - Leading UK lighting and video rental company Colour Sound Experiment supplied lighting and LED screen to two recent high profile shows by singer songwriter Richard Ashcroft at Liverpool Arena and London’s O2 working with designer Jonny Gaskell. Colour Sound is a regular supplier choice for Jonny whose work this year has also included lighting and visual designs for tours with Rudimental and Tom Odell. “I always get a great service, good and often new kit and brilliant crew, and they are nice people to work with,” he commented.

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Barco toasts to another year of fresh technological innovation at ISE 2017

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

KORTRIJK, BELGIUM,– Global technology leader Barco is getting ready to showcase its latest AV solutions at this year’s Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. From 7 to 10 February next, Barco will demonstrate how its innovations can help professionals work, educate, advertise and entertain even better. Barco invites ISE visitors to come have a taste of its offering at booth 12-F100 in Hall 12 of the Amsterdam RAI venue.

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