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Coolux Pandoras Box Version 5.7 Software

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Pandoras Box Version 5.7 software, released at the beginning of July, introduces “Venue Sites,” which promise to let users visualize complete stage, installation and show setups in real-time, using 3D models.coolux, the creators of the Pandoras Box product family, released the new Pandoras Box Version 5.7 software at the beginning of July. The new version introduces “Venue Sites,” which promise to let users visualize complete stage, installation and show setups in real-time, using 3D models.

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Gary Barlow U.K. Arena Tour Rig Includes Clay Paky B-EYE, Sharpy Wash Fixtures

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LD Tim Routledge used 46 A.Leda B-EYE K20 fixtures and 20 Sharpy Wash luminaires from Clay Paky, supplied via Neg Earth, for Gary Barlow's March-April 2014 UK tour.LONDON — For a 17-date solo swing through U.K./Ireland arenas in April and March, Take That frontman Gary Barlow supported his late 2013 album, Since I Saw You Last. The visuals centered on a 100-foot-wide video screen, with added flash from the lighting rig. LD Tim Routledge used 46 A.Leda B-EYE K20 fixtures and 20 Sharpy Wash luminaires from Clay Paky, supplied via Neg Earth. Add a comment

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Clay Paky Hosts A Workshop and Lighting Contest For Young Designers

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Clay Paky Hosts A Workshop And Lighting Contest For Young Designers

SERIATE, Itay - Clay Paky, based here, hosted a workshop attended by 35 budding lighting designers July 7-8. Along with console operation and moving light control, the event included a tour of Clay Paky's manufacturing and R&D facilities. Clay Paky also hosted a contest for the participants, and six of the aspiring LDs were chosen to lend their skills to the Tones on the Stones theatre/music festival set for July 17-20.

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UEP's Chilfest 2014 Rig Includes New SGM Fixtures

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UEP’s Chilfest 2014 Rig Includes New SGM Fixtures. Photo by Louise SticklandTRING, U.K. - Returning for a second year to the picturesque Hertfordshire, UK countryside, Chilfest 2014 took place here July 4-6. Staged by by production company Universal Event Productions, UEP took the opportunity to showcase a number of new fixtures from its inventory including SGM’s SP-6 SixPack pixel blinders, XC-5 RGB color strobes, P-5 wash lights and G-Spot profiles. The six SGM SP-6 SixPack pixel blinders were installed downstage and used for audience illumination and 10 new SGM XC-5 RGB LED strobes were rigged above and used for classic strobe effects as well as floods.

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Vienna Philharmonic's Summer Night Concert Lit with Robe Fixtures

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Summer Night Concert at Palace in Vienna Lit with Robe FixturesVIENNA, Austria - For the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra's 2014 Summer Night Concert, staged on the grounds of Vienna's Schönbrunn Palace on May 29, LD Helmut Krammer used Robe fixtures to light four key areas - the main stage; the flower beds left and right of the main stage; the Neptunbrunnen Fountains at the back of the stage and the Gloriette structure, located at the top of the hill directly behind the stage location.

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"Stravaganza 2014 Water in Art" Production Tours Argentina with D.T.S. Gear

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altBUENOS AIRES — “Stravaganza 2014 Water in Art,” which is touring Argentina and neighboring Uruguay and Paraguay this year, features a lighting design by Ariel "El Gato" Ponce that includes XR1200 Wash moving heads from D.T.S. Lighting. Ariel Diwan and Flavio Mendoza are also playing key roles with the elaborate production. Add a comment

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Riedel Supports EU Parliament Election Proceedings with MediorNet Network, Artist Intercom System

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Riedel Supports EU Parliament Election Proceedings with MediorNet Network, Artist Intercom SystemBRUSSELS - Riedel Communications supplied the European Parliament with a large-scale MediorNet real-time media network and Artist digital matrix intercom system for the 2014 European Parliament elections held here May 22-25, 2014. The installation provided a redundant network for HD video, audio, and broadcast-quality intercom signal management, routing, and processing for the once-every-five-years EU elections.

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Upstage Video Provides LED Screens for FIFA World Cup Viewing Parties

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Upstage Video provided LED screens for 20 separate World Cup viewing parties in the U.S. Pictured here, the gathering at SteelStacks in Bethlehem, PA.BETHLEHEM, PA - Upstage Video provided LED screens for World Cup viewing parties in major cities across the country. The viewing party in Bethlehem, PA (pictured here) was one of a select few outdoor viewing events officially approved by FIFA. More than 50,000 fans gathered at the SteelStacks arts and cultural campus on 12 separate game days to view the event on Upstage Video’s 17’x27’ Daktronics PST-12HD Mobile LED Screen. That screen is even larger than FIFA's official soccer goal dimensions (8 by 24 feet).

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LD Peter Greenbaum Lights Sara Bareilles' Today Show Performance with Nexus 4x4 Panels

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Today Show LD Lights Sara Bareilles Performance with Nexus 4x4 PanelsNEW YORK – LD Peter Greenbaum used 12 Nexus 4x4 panels to accent Sara Bareilles’ performance on the Today Show here June 6.  He lined the upstage area behind the piano with two banks of three Nexus panels to create a focal point and lined two upright truss supports with the three Nexus units to frame the stage.

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Ai Media Servers Used for Coldplay’s RAH “Mushroom” Projections

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Ben Miles, of Mixed Emotions, London, used four Ai S8 Media servers to map the RAH mushrooms for the Coldplay show.LONDON —Coldplay’s shows at Royal Albert Hall here July 1-2 wrapped a brief, six-date tour in support of Ghost Stories, their May 2014 album release. Video director Ben Miles lit up the hall’s 86 “mushrooms” — ceiling mounted acoustic diffusion disks — with video-mapped projections, with an assist from four Ai Media S8 Infinity servers from Avolites Media. Add a comment

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