A PAR64 lamp from Absolute Lumens
A PAR64 lamp from Absolute Lumens

Absolute Lumens: Large Halogen PAR Lamps

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While the live event and architectural industries have always been driven by technology and adapting to new innovations has been key to survival for manufacturers, more than a few eyebrows were raised when major companies like GE Lighting and Osram Sylvania recently discontinued making large PAR lamps altogether. Many people running theaters, smaller production houses, theme parks along with those maintaining architectural lighting said, “too soon.” In stepped Absolute Lumens to fill that void and meet those needs. Available through Techni-Lux, the aim is to “Support All”.

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Shure Supports Into the Woods, the End of Year Performance at RADA in London

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Shure's Axient Digital and TwinPlex take center stage as Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) theater students deliver their end-of-year show Into the Woods. In this video, Shure spoke with the staff, crew, and student performers behind the production and performance about working with Shure kit on this production:
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The Epson Pro L1495U, which comes in black, joins the Pro L large-venue laser projector lineup and is now shipping
The Epson Pro L1495U, which comes in black, joins the Pro L large-venue laser projector lineup and is now shipping

Epson: 9,000 Lumen Pro L Laser Projectors, Now Shipping

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Epson announced it is now shipping its 9,000 lumen Pro L laser projectors. The new white Epson Pro L1490U and black Epson Pro L1495U join the Pro L large-venue laser projector lineup. Offering a range of features and flexible installation, the new models deliver vibrant, crystal-clear images, and feature a full range of inputs, edge blending, and 10 optional powered lenses (one standard lens included).

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The Rack Lightning, adjustable LED Rack Illumination System from Whirlwind in red
The Rack Lightning, adjustable LED Rack Illumination System from Whirlwind in red

Whirlwind: Rack Lightning, Adjustable LED Rack Illumination System

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The Rack Lightning™ system from Whirlwind is a rack rail lighting system that can illuminate your equipment rack in six different color settings, with an adjustable dimming control. An expansion to Whirlwind’s renowned Power Link line of power distribution products, the Rack Lightning system is designed to get you out of the dark ages and into the light.

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The  new Artiste Van Gogh from Elation Professional
The new Artiste Van Gogh from Elation Professional

Elation Professional: Artiste Van Gogh

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Elation Professional has expanded its award-winning Artiste line of theatrical-grade moving heads with the new Artiste Van Gogh™, a state-of-the-art LED Wash luminaire that excels at accurate color reproduction for color projections of outstanding quality. The fixture is now shipping. Here's an introductory video from Elation on the Artiste Van Gogh:
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