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EDM Marches On with Insomniac, SJ Lighting and Elation Gear

Nook Schoenfeld
News

LOS ANGELES - SJ Lighting is one of our industry’s top production design firms with demanding clients like Insomniac Events, headed by CEO Pasquale Rotella, calling on Steve Lieberman and his team to create spectacular environments for some of the U.S.’s top festivals, year after year. With the dance music festival season now extending well into the fall and growing globally, EDM revelers can party nearly year round. Dreamstate, Escape Psycho Circus and EDC Orlando, all fall festivals that included Elation gear, are three successful examples of EDM’s continued expansion.

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ETC Response 4 Port Gateway
ETC Response 4 Port Gateway

ETC Response 4 Port Gateway

Nook Schoenfeld
Product News

ETC’s new Response 4 Port Gateway is now shipping. This product is available as a table-top, rack-mount, DIN rail, or pipe-mounted device. It uses bidirectional Ethernet communication with other network devices to send or receive up to 2048 channels of DMX512 data and RDM messages. Using ACN and streaming ACN protocols, the Response 4 Port supports up to four DMX wiring connections and distributes up to 2048 channels over Ethernet. The 4 Port uses the same integrated LCD screen as ETC’s other gateways for status display and configuration information.

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BMFLs for Avram Tal Tour

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

ISRAEL - Ronen Najar, one of Israel’s leading lighting and visual designers has brought his imagination and style to the latest tour by Israeli singer Avram Tal, supporting his latest studio album ‘Now Life’. Between eight and 12 Robe BMFL Spots – depending on the size of the venue - are rigged upstage on the rear truss. These have been newly purchased especially for the tour by rental company Hakol Bakol based in Pardes Hana. This is their second Robe purchase and it was prompted by Ronen’s specification.

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Your info will be visible in print, online and via the EPD app.
Your info will be visible in print, online and via the EPD app.

Resolve to Update your Info for the 2017 Event Production Directory

PLSN Staff
News

LAS VEGAS — Suppose your company has a new president. Perhaps the previous guy in charge, a skinny dude with a funny name, just headed out the door for an extended vacation in Hawaii. And the new guy storming in is a blustery fellow with a red tie and tangerine hair. And let’s say you just ignored our annual plea to update your company’s listing for the 2017 Event Production Directory. All year long, instead of being informative, your EPD listing can be summed up in a single word. Wrong!

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Chauvet Professional Conveys Passion At Daddy Yankee and Nicky Jam’s Los Cangris Concerts

Nook Schoenfeld
News

SAN JUAN, PR – Daddy Yankee and Nicky Jam closed 2016 on a high and very emotional note, bringing down the house for four electrifying sold-out Cangris concerts at the famed Coliseo de Puerto Rico José Miguel Agrelot. The two Reggaeton icons had a lot to celebrate, having collectively garnered six nominations for Univision’s upcoming Premios Lo Nuestro awards.

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Phish Makes it Rain to Ring in the New Year at Madison Square Garden

Nook Schoenfeld
News

NYC - (Notorious for their musical improvisation, extended jams and surprise gags, Phish returned to the stage for their annual New Year’s Run at the famed Madison Square Garden in Manhattan, New York. On December 31st, after performing for three hours, Phish began revealing their surprise New Year’s gag at 11:30 pm with a musical production of “Petrichor,” a track from their latest album Big Boat, accompanied by choreographed dancers, sixteen kinetic LED umbrellas that floated above the stage and synthetic rain, made of small crystals, which fell from the ceiling of The Garden.

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Bluewater Opens Sixth Office in Farmington Hills, Michigan

Nook Schoenfeld
News

SOUTHFIELD, MI, - ​​​​​Bluewater Technologies Group, Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of its sixth facility. In order to accommodate the continued growth and forecast of new employees required to support increased demand, Bluewater has moved part of its audio visual integration operations to a newly renovated 26,000 sq. ft. space in Farmington Hills, Michigan. This move will support Bluewater’s on-going growth plans.

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Reflect used a 2 meter by 2 meter LED display made up of 16 FLEXLite NXG tiles.
Reflect used a 2 meter by 2 meter LED display made up of 16 FLEXLite NXG tiles.

Digital Signage Company Turns to PixelFLEX for Lobby Display at New Facility in Texas

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

RICHARDSON, TX – Reflect, a company that helps clients with their digital signage needs, turned to PixelFLEX for two LED displays incorporating FLEXLite NXG technology. The new LED displays are incorporated in a display wihtin Reflect's lobby in Richardson, TX that is designed to mimic the look of a retail storefront.

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The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture is an initiative of Saudi Aramco, the Kingdom’s major oil company
The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture is an initiative of Saudi Aramco, the Kingdom’s major oil company

King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture in Saudi Arabia Stages Grand Opening with d3 Projection Mapping

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia — The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has officially inaugurated the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture, whose debut was marked by stunning video projection mapping across the streamlined, modernist façade.  Belgium-based Visual Solutions crafted the week-long, nighttime display powered by 52 projectors and six 4x4pro media servers with VFC cards from d3 Technologies. Filmmaster MEA Events, produced the grand opening with technical director, Julien Poncelet, heading the team.  VER supplied all the video equipment and serviced the event on site.

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