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Managed Expectations

Posted on December 5, 2016

I recently made a trip that I have been putting off for far too long.  I went to visit a school of higher learning to visit the instructors and see their facility set up and to get some insight as to what their program teaching methods were all about.  I was pretty impressed with the […]

Welcome Freshmen! A few tips on upping your game

Posted on August 29, 2016

To all of the freshmen starting out on their Theatrical Technology (or other professional entertainment technology program with an emphasis on lighting) degrees, Welcome! So you decided to go against everyone’s advice and start down the path of making lights flash pretty colors.  Good for you!  Soon you will be proving everyone wrong and working […]

Bridging the Visual Divide

Posted on July 18, 2016

So, there I was, presenting new gear to a group of industry experts when something that has never happened before to me, well, happened.  I was showing off one of our new video drivers and explaining how it worked and what it could do for lighting designers, when I hear the most dreaded words ever; […]

Visual Artists Come to CHAUVET Professional

Posted on June 27, 2016

June 23 and 24th were two amazing days at CHAUVET Professional.  We hosted lighting and scenic designer Christian Choi and Martha Vasquez here at our offices in Sunrise, Florida.  Along with Christian and Martha, we also invited several other designers into our offices to meet and share ideas.  John Dickson of LD Systems, Brett Angstadt […]

INFOCOMM 2016 is already here?

Posted on June 2, 2016

Is it June already?  How did that happen?  I feel like I just got back from Pro Light and Sound like yesterday.  I guess time flies when you’re having fun!  CHAUVET Professional will be ready to blow your doors off next week at the Las Vegas 2016 edition of INFOCOMM.  This year promises to be […]

Ovation E-910FC Help Set the Stage at Puy Du Fou in France

Posted on May 31, 2016

There is nothing better than seeing the products that we work on in real world applications.  Koert Vermueulen Of ACT Lighting Design has taken 100 OVATION E-910FC to a new level in the production of “Grand Parc” : “Le Dernier Panache” at Puy Du Fou in France.  Check out these amazing photos supplied by Alain […]

Pro Light + Sound 2016 – A Peak Behind the Curtain

Posted on April 26, 2016

This year, Pro Light and Sound in Frankfurt, Germany was something special for us.  This is the first show where the product staff from the UK, Belgium, and The US was all set together to build up the stand.  It was great to put faces to people whom I speak to on the phone and […]

Mentoring the Future of Our Industry

Posted on January 28, 2016

The future of the lighting industry is in our hands. That seems like a big responsibility, and it is, but together, we can make sure that the next generation of lighting professionals is ready to face the challenges of entertainment lighting as we move evermore forward into the digital age of lighting. For those of […]

Keeping Your Fixtures Organized – Numbering Your Plot

Posted on November 6, 2015

During the design phase of your project, keeping yourself organized is critical to the overall success of the project. Knowing where your fixtures go is really important not only to you, but to the people who are building your rig. By following a few simple steps, keeping your fixtures numbered in order will greatly help […]

CHAUVET Professional Serves Up Refreshing Visuals At The London Club and Bar Awards™

Posted on September 23, 2015

    London, England – (For Immediate Release) — London’s world-renowned nightlife has kept the city’s pulse ticking well into the wee hours for decades. From the 1930s, when renowned bartender Harry Craddock published the Savoy Cocktail Book (a drinks manual still in print today), onto the vibrant Soho of the swinging sixties, to Britpop […]

THE WHO, Rocking and Rolling, with NEXUS 4×4!

Posted on May 18, 2015

Have you seen the new tour that The Who is doing around the world? They are just as excellent as ever, never stopping, never quitting, and now they are rocking a huge rig that includes 50 of CHAUVET Professional’s NEXUS 4×4 pixel mapping LED wash panels on the US legs of the tour! You have GOT to see […]

Más allá de watts y lumens: Daniel Connell y el diseño para “Church On The Move”

Posted on March 11, 2015

Explorar las opciones cuando se hace un proyecto de iluminación en una iglesia puede ser una tarea desalentadora, como podrá estar de acuerdo cualquiera que haya recorrido las exhibiciones de LDI o WFX. Dejando a un lado las preferencias de marca y las características de rendimiento, ¿cómo se deben evaluar las opciones de iluminación? Consideramos […]