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Complete Production Resources Lights Up Firestone Live in Orlando with Chauvet Professional Gear

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Complete Production Resources Lights Up Firestone Live in Orlando with Chauvet Professional GearORLANDO – Firestone Live, a 20,000 square foot venue that rose to prominence in the 1990s, recently completed an extensive remodeling that lowered the club’s stage and included a new trussing rig to expand the space available for the overhead lighting system. Working with a design from Impulse Creative Group, Complete Production Resources equipped the venue with sixteen Legend 412 RGBW LED moving washes, eight Q-Wash 436Z LED RGBW moving washes, eight Legend 330SR Spot moving fixtures, eight COLORado 1-Tri Tour par-style fixtures and one Amhaze II water-based haze machine.  A grandMA on a PC with a fader wing controls the rig. Add a comment

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Bielefeld, Germany Marks 800 Years with Clay Paky Assist

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The celebration made use of Clay Paky Alpha Profile 1500s. Photo by Marcus KroemerBIELEFELD, Germany - For Bielefeld, Germany's 800-year celebration, the city arranged for a spectacle called the Zeitsprung - Bi-Motion (Time Warp - Bi-Motion) project. It included performances from 800 residents active in the city's various cultural and educational organizations.

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Supersharpy Fixtures Make U.S. Debut at NYFOL

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Clay Paky SupersharpyBROOKLYN, NY — The inaugural New York Festival of Light (NYFOL) lit up Brooklyn’s DUMBO neighborhood Nov. 6, 7 and 8 and drew such a huge crowd people had to be turned away on Sat. Nov. 8. Clay Paky fixtures played a key role, and the company’s Supersharpy fixtures made their U.S. debut.

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Clay Paky, Major and MA Accompany BAP on tour

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COLOGNE, Germany - Since songwriter Wolfgang Niedecken formed BAP in the late 1970s, the band has released 16 studio albums and the band members have performed around the world. The band's latest tour, "BAP zieht den Stecker," may translate to "BAP pulls the plug," but LD Peter Seifertur (Cue Design) saw to it that the band was still well-lit. For their open-air concert at Salzkotten, near Paderborn, Seifertur specified a rig that included a variety of Clay Paky fixtures.

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Goldfrapp Festival Gigs Lit with 21 Sharpy Wash 330s from Clay Paky

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Clay Paky Sharpy Wash 330sLONDON - UK indie-electronic band Goldfrapp recently completed a European festival tour with a lighting rig that included 21 Clay Paky Sharpy Wash 330 fixtures. Show and lighting designer Rob Sinclair, who worked alongside lighting director Louisa Smurthwaite, specified the fixtures for the festival leg of the band's Tales of Us tour. Neg Earth supplied the gear.

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Bandit Lites Supplies Gear for University of Kentucky’s Big Blue Madness Event

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Bandit Lites provided Martin MAC 2000 Profiles and Washes, Coemar Infinity washes, Chauvet Professional Legend 230SR Beams, Color Kinetics iW Blasts, GRN Par 64 and GRN washes and two grandaMA 1 full consoles for control.LEXINGTON, KY – For the University of Kentucky’s annual basketball season opening scrimmage known as “Midnight Madness” and “Big Blue Madness,” held during the college’s recruiting weekend in 23,500-capacity Rupp Arena, Bandit Lites provided a special-event lighting rig. It included Martin MAC 2000 Profiles and Washes, Coemar Infinity washes, Chauvet Professional Legend 230SR Beams, Color Kinetics iW Blasts, GRN Par 64 and GRN washes and two grandaMA 1 full consoles for control.

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Vance Joy Tour Rig Includes Clay Paky Fixtures

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Vance Joy tour photo by Sarah Rushton-ReadUK Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy recently embarked on his first U.K. tour, with an array of Clay Paky A.Leda B-EYE K20 fixtures helping create the shows’ diverse lighting looks. Specified from Siyan Ltd by lighting designer Liam Tully, the B-EYEs made up the floor package, with two mounted on each side of the stage and two on the drum risers.

CORRECTION: This release first appeared on PLSN.com with photos of another event lit with Clay Paky fixtures. We have updated this posting with the original photos sent by Clay Paky. PLSN regrets the error.

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U.K. Theme Park Fireworks Show Includes Visuals Controlled by Jands Vista Gear

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Jands Vista Alton Towers FireworksALTON, Staffordshire, UK - Alton Towers Resort, based here, marked the end of the 2014 theme park season with their "Ultimate Fireworks Spectacular." Simon Horsley, Alton Towers Resort's technical manager, designed supplementary show visuals with cues managed by a Jands Vista control system. Horsley's lighting design made use of more than 150 fixtures, including lighting gear from Martin, Clay Paky and Robe. For video projected on a water spray screen, the setup included a Green Hippo video playback system with cues controlled via a laptop PC running the same Vista v2 software as the main control desk.

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Martin RUSH MH 5

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Rush MH5Martin's RUSH MH 5 Profile is now available. The fixture is designed to serve as a compact and bright LED profile moving head with efficient optics for a variety of effects and colors. The fixture comes with two color wheels, two gobo wheels and rotating prism. Its compact size and budget-friendly price makes it well suited to the needs of DJs, bands, clubs, bars, cruise ships and installations where small footprint and low weight is critical.

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Large-Format Projection Brings "Glasgow’s War" to Life

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 Glasgow City Council commissioned The Projection Studio's Ross Ashton and Karen Monid to create a new large-format video projection show, “Glasgow’s War,” on the front of their City Chambers building to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. GLASGOW, Scotland - Glasgow City Council commissioned The Projection Studio's Ross Ashton and Karen Monid to create a new large-format video projection show, “Glasgow’s War,” on the front of their City Chambers building to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. The 27 minute show, portraying World War I from a Glasgow perspective, involved meticulous research. Ashton's visuals were accompanied by a soundtrack by Monid.

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