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The screen, in semi-transparent mode
The screen, in semi-transparent mode

Acton UMC Builds 'Disappearing' Video Wall with Chauvet Professional

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

GRANBURY, TX — Sound Productions of Dallas provided a 26-by-10-foot (WxH) video wall for Acton United Methodist Church. Made with Chauvet Professional C6 Panels, video wall appears to “disappear” at times, with highly transparent panels that can be used to display only text, then re-appear with a variety of I-Mag and custom content.

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The LD makes use of Rogue Hybrids and washes on the tour
The LD makes use of Rogue Hybrids and washes on the tour

Kenny Rogers Tours with All-Chauvet Professional Rig

Nook Schoenfeld
News

WESTBURY, NY — Last year, Kenny Rogers announced plans for his 35th Annual and Final "The Gambler's Last Deal" Christmas & Hits Tour, with holiday-themed shows set from Nov. 25 to Dec. 23, and non-holiday themed shows running into 2017 in response to public demand. Jeffrey Metter, who has worked on Kenny Rogers’ show looks since 1991, opted for an all-Chauvet rig for the shows.

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ARRI wins Academy Award for ALEXA Camera System

Nook Schoenfeld
News

LOS ANGELES -- On February 11th in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles (USA), in the Ballroom of the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, the 89th annual Scientific and Technical Awards presentation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) took place. With their so-called Technical Oscars®, the organization recognizes outstanding achievements within the motion picture industry. This year’s prizewinners list includes the German company ARRI.

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Adam Hall Group Expands Event Tech Solutions Portfolio with Riggatec Brand

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

GERMANY - As of February 15th, the Adam Hall Group will be adding a new name to its family of brands within its event technology solutions portfolio – Riggatec. The range expansion with Riggatec will allow the Adam Hall Group to offer non-exclusively worldwide a comprehensive portfolio of high-quality rigging products at a competitive price point for the stage and event sector.

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Spotlight on MILOS Roofs –2nd video released by the Area Four Industries Company

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MILOS has released the 2nd video as part of its three-month spotlight on MILOS Roofs  running from 1 January – 31 March. In this second video of a four video series, Area Four Industries Technical Director Norbert Tripp focuses on some background information about wind and the resulting loads on roof structures. Since this is a complex matter, Norbert touches on some basics, such as the relationship between wind speed and wind pressure, as well as the behavior of canopies under wind loads. The often misunderstood self-weight of structures is also covered.

Click here to watch the second MILOS Roofs video www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQMeKFDpq3A 

Houston Skylight Lights Up the Super Bowl Sky with Claypaky Supersharpy Array

Nook Schoenfeld
News

HOUSTON - In the great Texas tradition of going big, Houston welcomed Super Bowl LI with a number of exciting attractions, including the Houston Skylight high atop the George R. Brown Convention Center (GRB).  Houston First Corporation, which maintains GRB, asked Nimblist to conceive and execute the Houston Skylight, a rooftop beacon that marks the center of the city's cultural activities. Nimblist designer and creative consultant Spike Brant devised an array of 36 Claypaky Supersharpy fixtures, mounted on staging on the GRB roof overlooking Discovery Green park.  

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PR Lighting XR 330 Beam Ii and XR 250 Beam 250 Ii

Nook Schoenfeld
Product News

PR Lighting has launched upgraded versions of two of its products, and has now released the XR 330 Beam II and XR 250 Beam II. While the XR 330 Beam II is equipped with the Osram Sirius HRI 330W lamp the XR 250 Beam II houses a Philips MSD Platinum 11R 250W lamp to produce a laser-like parallel beam. These products are designed to meet the requirements of small and medium installation applications. Rich in features, they are compact and easy to maintain and install.

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Total Show Pro Goes with Robe

Nook Schoenfeld
International News

MERIDA, MX. - Merida, the capital of Yucatan State in Mexico is a thriving, buzzing hub of culture and industry, rich with Mayan and Colonial –- Spanish, French and British – heritage and a lively contemporary arts and live performance scene, lots of greenery and arguably, the best ice cream in Mexico! Based on the north west of this picturesque city is Total Show Pro, a full technical production company delivering lighting, sound, video and staging - design and equipment - founded by Claudio Pasos four years ago.

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Sculpture Depicting Giant Leaping Salmon Lit with Solaris Flare IP Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
News

DELTA, BC — The Tsawwassen Mills Mall, which opened last October on Tsawwassen First Nation land, has been reeling customers in with 1.2 million square feet of retail space, making it the fourth largest mega-mall in the Vancouver, BC area. Among the attractions is a series of large-format artwork, including a 45-foot-high sculpture of a salmon leaping from the water. Chris Moreno of ShowTech AVL in Burnaby, BC describes how a Solaris Flare IP RGBW outdoor LED wash fixture lights up the dichroic glass ‘scales’ covering the fish’s metal skeleton.

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 The Conservatory at MGM National Harbor
The Conservatory at MGM National Harbor

4Wall DC Lights The Conservatory at MGM National Harbor

Frank Hammel;
News

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD — Ever since MGM National Harbor opened its doors to the public Dec. 8, 2016, guests have been impressed by a signature amenity of the resort that is visible upon entering - the 15,000-square foot Conservatory. 4Wall DC was tasked with lighting the soaring interior space enclosed by the 85-foot-tall glass-topped atrium.

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