Feeding the Machines

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Nearly every automated lighting console has a concept that allows for multiple banks or pages of playbacks. These pages (as they are usually called) allow the user to immediately change the purpose and function of playback buttons on the desk. Pages are very important in many different genres of entertainment, and it is important for lighting programmers to understand the possibilities and features associated with them. 

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Designer Watch

Wayward Sons Carry On; LDs Plot Course for 2015

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LD David Manion went from the console to the keyboards for Kansas' shows...Moving up from lighting director to lighting designer can be an organic process. Or there could be an unusual story involved, as there is for Scott Pearson.

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LD at Large

How Many Shows?

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Illustration by Andy AuPlease welcome this Month’s LD at Large, John Featherstone. He has been illuminating just about everything since he was a mere lad. He is a principal in the worldwide Lighting and Visual design firm known as Lightswitch. –ed.

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