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Miriam Villalobos (left) and Vatel's Staff

Pointes and MiniMes for Vatel Producciones

International News

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Vatel Producciones, founded and managed by Miriam Villalobos is celebrating its eighth birthday with a wide range of events utilising their eight Robe Pointes and two MiniMes in Mexico City.

Vatel’s owner, Miriam Villalobos – born in Córdoba, Veracruz, and grew up in Querétaro -  was curious to learn about the production industry, and back in 2000 took a job in public relations at local company A 1 Audio ... during a show by Mexican band Molotov.

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Christie 4K 6PLaser Digital Projection System

MG 3D Laser Theater at Moody Gardens Using Christie Projection System

Projection Connection News

GALVESTON, TX - D3D Cinema and Moody Gardens announced that the MG 3D Laser Theater at Moody Gardens is the first institution in the world to feature a giant screen 6-Primary (6P) laser projection system. The setup includes Christie's 6P laser-illuminated 4K-resolution 3D dual projector system, used to light up the venue's 60 by 80-foot projection screen with imagery that's nearly 3.5 times brighter than the current industry standard. The system also includes new 3D glasses technology using 6P eyewear designed and manufactured by Infitec GmbH. The 1.4 gain premium white screen was provided by MDI.

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Miriam Villalobos (a la izq.) y el staff de Vatel

Pointe y MiniMe para Vatel Producciones

International News

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Vatel Producciones, fundada y dirigida por Miriam Villalobos, está cumpliendo ocho años y celebra con una amplia gama de eventos utilizando sus ocho aparatos Robe Pointe y dos MiniMe en Ciudad de México.

Su propietaria, Miriam Villalobos de la ciudad de Querétaro, curiosa por saber sobre la industria de producción en el año 2000, recibió una oferta de trabajo de relaciones públicas en la empresa local A 1 Audio, durante un show de la banda mexicana Molotov.

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Entec, Imelda May. c. Henry Stevenson

Entec Lights Imelda May Tour

International News

LONDON, UK - Lighting designer James O'Neill enjoyed working with rental company Entec so much when they supplied an Imelda May one off St Patrick's Day gig for him at London's Roundhouse earlier in the year ... that they were his company of choice to supply a dynamic floor lighting / specials package for the latest tour which has been out for six weeks around Europe and the UK.

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Phenom from Lightwave International

Product News

Lightwave International's Phenom, introduced at LDI 2014, combines moving light fixture features with the crisp effects and vivid colors of a laser beam. The Phenom also promises intrinsic audience-scanning safety (at distances of more than 30 feet), DMX control, an integrated media server, full-color laser output and a speedy moving head.

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A.C.T Lighting Notes Record Results for 2014

News

LOS ANGELES – A.C.T Lighting, Inc. noted record results in 2014. Along with A.C.T Lighting founder Bob Gordon, the leadership team includes Ben Saltzman, who was named CEO in July; Brian Dowd in marketing and sales, Mario Collazo in technical service, Rick Dobbie in operations and Aileen Gilsen in finance.  All are now responsible for their respective areas across all of the company’s operations and geographic locations. 

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Andre LeJuene, CTS, Live Events Rental and Staging Instructor at InfoComm International

InfoComm Launches Course in Staging and Event Management in London Jan. 7-9, 2015

International News

LONDON — Staging and Event Management, a new InfoComm accredited training course, will be held at the Royal College of Surgeons, Westminster, London Jan. 7-9 2015. Led by InfoComm Live Events, Rental and Staging instructor Andre LeJeune, CTS (pictured here), the course will focus on empowering U.K.-based entertainment and event professionals with formal project qualifications recognized around the world.

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James David Smith of RC4 Wireless in the RC4 Wireless booth at LDI

RC4 Series 3 Gets Honorable Mention at LDI

News

LAS VEGAS – Several products appearing for the first time at the LDI Show in Las Vegas this November received special recognition at the show at the event’s Debuting Product of the Year awards, in product categories ranging from Lighting to Projection, Staging & Rigging, Special Effects and Sound. For the Widget category, top honors went to Grid Show Systems’ Tour Node 8. RC4’s Magic Series 3 DMX4Dim received honorable mention. Pictured here is RC4 Wireless' James David Smith at the company's booth during the show.

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