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Scharff Weisberg Helps EventQuest Celebrate Old Navy’s New Branding At Fashion Week

Old NavyOld Navy marked its rebranding at Fashion Week in New York City with a gala evening at Eyebeam featuring innovative video technology from Scharff Weisberg. About 500 invited guests were in attendance. more

Mode Studios Opens Santa Monica Office

JourneyMODE Studios, a creative agency representing a collective of directors and designers, has opened an office in Santa Monica, California. Headed up by partner Matt Skerritt, the new location is expected to primarily serve the music industry with tour and concert design and direction as well as live DVD production. more

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Travis Shirley Picks Coemar Infinity Fixtures For Enirque Iglesias’s “Insomniac” World Tour

IglesiasLighting designer Travis Shirley has tapped Coemar Infinity Wash XL fixtures for Enrique Iglesias’s world “Insomniac? tour based on his album of the same name. The international pop singer’s tour began in South Africa and Europe last year and will play South America, Central America, Mexico and the US before heading back to Europe and then the Middle East. more

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Clay Paky Fixtures Join The Circus

Ringling Clay Paky fixtures are the moving lights of choice for Feld Entertainment, Inc. which is staging the first circus with fully-automated lighting. One of the traveling units comprising the 138th edition of Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey® Circus. The Greatest Show on Earth® has selected Clay Paky lights for its innovative new show which is also the first in the world to employ the Alpha Spot HPE 300 series of compact moving body projectors. more

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Electrosonic Named Exclusive Authorized Service Center For Hitachi Visioncube Digital Displays

Electrosonic Systems, Inc. (Electrosonic) has been chosen as Hitachi’s exclusive North American service and support provider for the VisionCube product line. The announcement signifies a new partnership between Electrosonic and Hitachi, and exemplifies Hitachi’s commitment to providing continuous quality support for their products.

“We felt that Electrosonic Systems, with a quality service organization and superior reach, was the right choice to support this product until March 2015,? says Masayoshi Murata, General Manager of Hitachi Data Systems. more

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San Diego Opera Selects Robert Juliat Cyrano Followspots

San DiegoRobert Juliat Cyrano 2500w HMI followspots have won a lighting shootout at the San Diego Opera. The new instruments made their debut in Tannhauser, the first production of the Opera’s 2008 season.

“In the nine years I’ve been here we’ve had other products for FOH followspots, and they’ve never been quite bright enough,? notes Chris Rynne, the San Diego Opera’s resident lighting designer and lighting supervisor. “Other stage lighting was getting brighter and we needed the followspots to have the same power. As we started doing bolder shows we needed extra punch to pull out the leads. So I pushed the idea that followspots would do the job,? he continues. “But I wanted followspots that were not only good for today but could also make the jump to next-generation productions. I was looking for something that would be good for the operators, have a great output and last a long time.? more

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Vista Systems’ Spyder Helps Stimulated, Inc. Streamline the Multiformat Process For Primetime Game Shows and Variety Shows

oneonehundred.jpgAn expert at streamlining the multiformat process, Robb Wagner has recently paired content creation and implementation with Vista Systems’ Spyder on a number of high-profile television projects: the game shows “1 vs. 100,? “Moment of Truth,? and “Duel? plus the “Ellen’s Really Big Show? hosted by Ellen DeGeneres.

Wagner’s Burbank-based company, Stimulated Inc., creates original screen content for TV award shows, major TV music & event specials, concert tours and game shows. Its first gig utilizing Spyder video processing technology was Al Gore’s Live Earth for which Stimulated created the screen content at Giants Stadium. more

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SFX 6 Software Controls Waterdance Plaza Fountain At Westgate City Center

waterdanceSFX 6, the new version of Stage Research, Inc.‘s leading live entertainment sound playback software, is the show control software of choice for the WaterDance Plaza fountain at Westgate City Center in Glendale, Arizona. more

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Look Solutions’ Power Tiny Lends Atmosphere To Toyota’s “Remote Control” Spot

spotlightWhen Toyota shot its hilarious “Remote Control” NASCAR spot in Charlotte, North Carolina Look Solutions‘ Power Tiny was on hand to smoke up veteran driver Michael Waltrip‘s Camry.

“A lot of people couldn‘t believe how small and quiet the Power Tiny was and how much smoke it produced for its size,” says Barry Davis of Spotlight Express & Special Effects who positioned the device so smoke could come in through the Camry‘s window. “We also used Look Solutions‘ Viper to fog up the inside of the car. Michael was real happy with it.” more

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grandMAs Put The Pedal To The Medal In Mercedes-Benz Booth

MercedesDemfis Fyssicopulos manned three grandMA full size and one grandMA light to control an extensive array of lights in the Mercedes-Benz/Maybach booth at the 2008 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. A.C.T Lighting is the exclusive distributor of the grandMA in North America.

Fyssicopulos teamed with lighting designers Richard Profe and Alex Orkisch of TLD Planungsgruppe GmbH Stuttgart to create a cutting-edge lighting solution for the luxury automaker‘s booth at the show. NAIAS was open to the public January 19-27. more

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