Did anyone get a chance to watch Billy Crystal's 700 Sundays on HBO this past weekend? 55 of Main Light Industries' LightStar Fiber Optic Illuminators lit the fiber optics which ran through the beautifully designed set. It will continue to run on HBO and it's also available on demand. It's well worth the watch!
This is an extremely interesting article about the birth of automated lighting and lighting design, written by Umphrey's McGee LD Jefferson Waful. The creativity of those within this industry is astounding.
"It’s just another happy accident in the world of lighting design. "
Very bright and super-fast with a sharp parallel beam that cuts through the air and across video with ease. It can project a static or rotating glass gobo to produce precision in-air and surface images with an even focal plane.
Retaining the sleek look of generations past, the Hog 4 offers the user an advanced programming experience in an established environment. The Hog 4 console, at the top of the Hog line, is designed to handle the largest shows.
The MAC Viper Profile is a new breed of high-output profile luminaire with an exceptional feature set and highly efficient optical system that outperforms market-leading profiles in the 1200-watt range.
Bright RGB LED Output ∙ Even light distribution ∙ Full, crisp color palette ∙ Clean white range of 3000K-8000K with high CRI ∙ Instant color bumps ∙ Sharp image projections ∙ 9° to 32° zoom ∙ 2 rotating gobo wheels Gobo animaion wheel ∙ Super fast iris ∙
The LightStar fiber optic illuminator uses an innovative LED light engine comprised of Red, Green, Blue, and White LEDs for a broad spectrum of color choices as well as reducing the power draw and weight.