The Color Pac 150 from Mega-Lite comes in both a narrow and wide version
The Color Pac 150 from Mega-Lite comes in both a narrow and wide version

Mega-Lite: Color Pac 150

Michael Eddy

Mega-Lite introduces the Color Pac 150 series, a battery operated and compact series that can be used in several different settings. The series includes the Color Pac 150 Narrow, Color Pac 150 Wide, and the Color Pac DMX Controller. The Color Pac 150N is a 15W RGBW LED that illuminates a long and narrow beam, with a 10° beam angle. The Color Pac 150W has 81 SMD .25W RGBW LEDs and comes with a wide 120° beam angle.

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The LED-powered Cyc Out luminaire from Blizzard Lighting is both a cyc light and a strobe
The LED-powered Cyc Out luminaire from Blizzard Lighting is both a cyc light and a strobe

Blizzard Lighting: Cyc Out

Michael Eddy

Meet Cyc Out™ from Blizzard Lighting, by day, a flexible cyc light. By night, a fully-loaded RGBW color mixing strobe. The Cyc Out’s multi-mode strobe functions include dual zone control and individual strobe rates for each color, plus separate duration and rate controls for impressive, Xenon-like blinder effects, all without the need for color filters. The fixture’s dual-zone color control also creates smooth, wide color gradients from a single source.

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Eos software v2.6 is now available for downloading from ETC
Eos software v2.6 is now available for downloading from ETC

ETC: Eos Software v2.6

Michael Eddy

When Eos® family console users install software v2.6, they may find that their systems get a serious boost. As announced at CUE, ETC’s professional development conference, Eos v2.6 brings major upgrades for Element consoles, and improvements to Snapshots and other programming features. The release also marks a change in the way the console family handles output upgrades for both new and existing users.
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A detail of the Online Custom Gobo Creator from StageSpot
A detail of the Online Custom Gobo Creator from StageSpot

StageSpot: Online Custom Gobo Creator

Michael Eddy

For StageSpot, gobo is not just another four-letter word. StageSpot launched its online custom gobo creator that lets users choose from more than 75 pre-made templates or to upload custom images and artwork. The company created this custom gobo creator with pre-built design elements and graphics, plus the ability to manage layers, which makes it easier to modify complex designs. The process is quicker and more flexible that ever.

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The front of the Quantum Thunderbolt Interface from  PreSonus
The front of the Quantum Thunderbolt Interface from PreSonus

PreSonus: Quantum Thunderbolt Interface

Michael Eddy

PreSonus® is now shipping its Quantum Thunderbolt™ 2 interface. Designed for a wide variety of recording environments, the 26x32-channel Quantum is the company’s fastest audio/MIDI interface, taking advantage of the high-speed Thunderbolt 2 bus and a no-frills, direct-to-DAW signal path to achieve extremely low latency. The unit’s 24-bit, 192 kHz converters with 120 dB of dynamic range are combined with PreSonus’ recallable XMAX microphone preamps. For more I/O channels, simply stack up to four Quantum interfaces via Thunderbolt to create a 96x96 system. 

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The XL LED Strobe RGB from Mega-Lite
The XL LED Strobe RGB from Mega-Lite

Mega-Lite: XL LED Strobe RGB

Michael Eddy

Mega-Lite has introduced its XL LED Strobe RGB, bright, versatile fixture which has three-segment controllable SMD LEDs. Equipped with 1,260 .80W RGB LEDs, this fixture is designed as an intense strobe unit that can strobe in mixed and primary colors. It is assembled with segment control, allowing a variety of random strobe and chase effects specially when used in numbers. The unit can be also be addressed to be used as three pixels giving you pixel mapping capabilities. The unit also makes a great wash light.

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The G-Mix 200 Moving Head from Blizzard Lighting
The G-Mix 200 Moving Head from Blizzard Lighting

Blizzard Lighting: G-Mix 200 Moving Head

Michael Eddy

The “G” series of moving heads from Blizzard Lighting just got a little bigger and better with the addition of the G-Mix™ 200, a feature-packed spot moving head. Powered by a 200-Watt OSRAM® white LED engine, the G-Mix 200 combines a sharp white beam with the rich color transitions of CMY color mixing and 20,000 hours of operation life expectancy.

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DiGiCo is offering a free V2.0 software upgrade for its S-Series consoles
DiGiCo is offering a free V2.0 software upgrade for its S-Series consoles

DiGiCo: S-Series V2.0 Software Upgrade

Michael Eddy

DiGiCo has announced the release of its latest V2.0 software upgrade for its S-Series consoles, adding key features including increased channel count for both the S21 and S31 from 40 to 48 input channels. This free-of-charge upgrade gives S-Series users an amazing 48 mono/stereo switchable flexi-channels, with no processing limitations, giving you the DiGiCo power, performance and sonic quality you want, whatever your budget.

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The Source 4WRD PAR and Source 4WRD PARNel fixtures from ETC
The Source 4WRD PAR and Source 4WRD PARNel fixtures from ETC

ETC: Source 4WRD PAR and Source 4WRD PARNel Fixture Bodies

Michael Eddy

ETC announces that you can go LED without sacrifice—the Source 4WRD PAR and Source 4WRD PARNel® Fixture Bodies are now shipping. These two new fixture bodies keep everything you love about our incandescent Source Four PAR and PARNel fixtures and add the innovation of ETC’s Source 4WRD LED.
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You can learn about the Source 4WRD™ PAR and Source 4WRD PARNel® Fixture Bodies fixture bodies in this 90-second video.

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