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Harman’s Martin Professional Annual Young Lighting Designer Contest, 2015 Announced

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Martin YLD ContestAARHUS, Denmark — HARMAN’s Martin Professional today announced the kickoff of their annual Young Lighting Designer Contest that offers aspiring LDs from around the world a chance to have their work internationally recognized. The winner will be awarded an all-inclusive trip to the Prolight+Sound 2015 show in Frankfurt, Germany, the Martin M-Touch™ controller and an M-PC kit. The runner up also receives an M-Touch controller and third place wins an M-PC kit.

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"Strictly Come Dancing" Live U.K. Tour Lit with Robe BMFLs

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Strictly Come Dancing Live 2015LONDON - For the latest Strictly Live arena tour produced by Phil McIntyre Entertainment, which featured a design by LD Richard G Jones, technical production and rental specialist company Sonalyst provided Robe’s new BMFL Spots.

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Sochi Autodrom Equipped with Riedel Fiber Optic Cable Network

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Riedel network used for Sochi Autodrom and F1 racingSOCHI, Russia — More than 15,000 meters of Riedel fiber optic cables were laid at the new Sochi Autodrom, which hosted Russia's inaugural Formula One (F1) Grand Prix race on Oct. 12, 2014. Riedel was heavily involved in creating the specifications for the television production requirements and provided the infrastructure for the transmission of video, audio, and intercom signals for the circuit.

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Brits After-Party Atmosphere Enhanced with Core Uplighters

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Warner Music Brits AfterpartyLONDON - South London based event production company PR Live used nearly 200 x CORE Lighting ColourPoint Mk 2 battery powered wireless LED uplighters to illuminate corridors, hallways, and various other key and linking areas at the Warner Music after-party following the 2015 Brit Awards.

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Clouseau End-of-Year Shows Lit with Clay Paky Gear

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Clay Paky B-EYEs on Clouseau Central (c) Dirk KestensANTWERP, Belgium – Painting with Light LD and multimedia designer Luc Peumans created a multi-layered, color-rich show for Clouseau’s late December shows at the Antwerp Sportpalais using Clay Paky A.leda B-EYE K20 fixtures.

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Dorfman Theatre in U.K. Gets New Seating Design

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Charcoalblue at Dorfman TheatreLONDON - The National Theatre's newly transformed Dorfman Theatre opened for the first time in its seated format last month with Tom Stoppard's The Hard Problem. More seats than ever before are available for the show, following the regeneration of the theatre by architects Haworth Tompkins and theatre consultants Charcoalblue.

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“De Vrienden van Amstel Live 2015” Gets Visual Support from d3 Media Servers

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De Vrienden van Amstel LiveLONDON – It was all hands on deck at Ahoy Rotterdam recently when the arena was transformed into the biggest pub in the Netherlands filled with the best live bands and 15,000 excited fans. “De Vrienden van Amstel Live,” the 17th annual festival sponsored by Amstel Beer and produced by Tribe Company b.v., used d3 Technologies’ 4U v2.5 media servers to pre-program lighting and video and act as media servers during two weeks of sold-out shows.

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Airport-Themed Party Gets Lift from Clay Paky Fixtures

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Airport Party (c) CPLCIRENCESTER, UK – Central Presentations Limited (CPL) has collaborated with event producer Bright to throw a distinctive airport-themed fancy dress party for the 1200 guests of a leading technology brand. CPL lighting designer Lee Gruszeckyj chose an array of Clay Paky fixtures to deliver effects, color and key lighting throughout the glittering event, including Alpha Spot HPE 1200, Sharpy and Sharpy Wash 330s.

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Robbie Williams' "Swing Both Ways" Tour Included Clay Paky Fixtures

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Robbie Williams LONDON – Pop artist Robbie Williams  recently completed his ‘Swings Both Ways’ tour, where LD Mark Cunniffe used Clay Paky Sharpy Wash 330s to create a fun and extravagant Vegas-style show.

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Hippotizer User Profile: Elstree Studios and Russell Grubiak

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Russ GrubiakLONDON – Green Hippo’s Mercedes Stevao-Boase and Stefanie Mueller made their way to Elstree Studios at the end of January 2015 and spoke with “HippoExpert” Russell Grubiak.

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