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BBS Lighting Technology

BBS Beleuchtungstechnik Bühnentechnik Schenk GmbH stands for professional lighting, stage and video technology as well as proprietary LED technology. Their customers include Deutsche Oper Berlin and the Bayreuther Festspiele. Here, we talk with Christopher Schenk. Christopher Schenk, Management 1. Your father Ricard Schenk founded the family business, and you now have many prestigious customers from…
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Beker – Hear Music Underwater

Listen to music on the go or while playing sport, without cutting yourself off from the outside world? No problem these days with the right gadgets – more specifically, bone conduction headphones. They take advantage of vibrations, which are channelled directly to the auditory nerve through the skull. The Beker bone conduction headphones go a…
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Optoma: Lampless Laser Projector

The new lampless 6,000 lumen projector from Optoma, the ZU650, has been developed using laser phosphor technology for the professional installation market. Optoma claim a maintenance-free operating time of 20,000 hours. With no need to change bulbs or filters, the projector also lays claim to relatively tiny operating costs. Optoma ZU650: Professional quality images With…
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ETC Sets the Scene: A Bridge of Light

Portland, Oregon has built the first bridge in the region for over 40 years and suprised everyone with its innovative design including lighting installation. The ‘Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People’ bridges the River Willamette and thanks to ETC lighting equipment its a spectacular sight by day or night. The Portland skyline is now defined…
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Custom-fitted In-Ear Headphones

A lot of people have problems with in-ear headphones. Either they don’t sit right, they start to hurt after a while, or they start to rub. Revols’ new Bluetooth earbuds promise a higher level of comfort – they are made from a nano material that moulds to the user’s ear canal. The Revols project began…
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Event Dialog Plus with Riedel Setup

Raiffeisen Bank’s ‘Dialog Plus’ event was one of the biggest company get-togethers of the year according to Riedel Communications, with more than 10,000 staff participating. And the Austrian bank chose the exhibition centre in Basel along with Riedel technology and infrastructure solutions for the event. Riedel staff ensured interference-free signal transmissions during the strategy meetings,…
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Avid: New Venue Console S6L

Available now: Avid’s new live mixing system, the Venue S6L. The S6L is a modular system designed to take on the world’s most demanding tours and events with ease thanks to powerful cutting-edge technology. With Pro Tools integration, the S6L becomes the front end for the Avid Media Central platform. The new Venue console runs…
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CRAAFT AUDIO & the brand NOVA

With its NOVA Acoustic brand, CRAAFT AUDIO GmbH has achieved worldwide recognition after more than 30 years’ experience in the audio electronics and speakers branch. Their target customers are professional musicians and sound technicians. Prolight + Sound Blogteam met global sales and international marketing director Markus Falter to discuss their brand, products, and Prolight +…
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Bass with active 18” PA Sub from JBL

With EON618S, the EON600 loudspeaker series from JBL now also has a deep bass supplement. This new bass is an active 18” subwoofer with a digital output stage and a digital signal processor (DSP). This means combinations with every typical PA loudspeaker shouldn’t be a problem. Bass with impressive sound With the JBL EON618S, a…
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LED: Moving Bars from Clay Paky

Contour’s portfolio was recently expanded by 30 Clay Paky Show-Batten 100 AS that rely on an LED moving bar that covers even more professional lighting demands. The Show Batten were immediately put to use with 14 new Clay Paky Show-Batten 100 (symmetrical angles of projection) at the business conference Wirtschaftstag 2015 in Frankfurt’s ‘Jahrhunderthalle’, lighting…
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Technology from HB Laser in Dripstone Cave

The multimedia installation from HB Laser is currently a real highlight for visitors to the stalactite cave in Ledenika, Bulgaria. The cave was equipped with laser, audio and video technology, fog machines, LED lighting, as well as monitors for the installation. The project was supported by funds from the European Union and HB Laser as…
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Pro-Audio Experts DirectOut Bring MADI.MONI to Market

The pro-audio specialists at DirectOut are broadening their portfolio. MADI.MONI, a compact MADI tester, will be available from 1 December 2015. It will be one of the most compact MADI monitoring and testing devices on the market and has been specially developed for field deployment, for example by engineers and technicians. The device is designed…
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Leipzig: TW Audio Supports Lichtfest 2015

On 9 October 2015, 25,000 visitors to the Leipzig Festival of Lights 2015, with the motto “Liberty – Equality – Fraternity?”, looked back on the events of autumn 1989 that led to the fall of the Berlin Wall. Leipzig’s Ils Medientechnik and Berlin’s Cross Works Projekt took care of the technical side of the event.…
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HEART Ibiza: Chauvet Professional Lighting

Ibiza’s new marinaside club and restaurant HEART is being lit up by 112 Chauvet Professional Rogue R1 washes. The lighting concept was designed by Arf & Yes of Belgium, and Spain’s Stonex Show Lighting. The club aims to attract punters with a mixture of good food, dancing and music – more of a Las Vegas…
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PRG, VUE and Yamaha at the CNN Debate

The eleven Republican candidates at the second CNN GOP debate really made some noise – under 142 seats in the auditorium. Production Resource Group (PRG) had implemented an unusual audio solution for the event using Yamaha and VUE Audiotechnik equipment. Normally, line array speakers would be used for events like this, but in the extraordinary…
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Osram’s Latest CHIP LED

Osram’s Ostar Stage family of stage lighting products is growing. Osram Opto Semiconductors has released a new improved four chip LED which can be operated at up to 2.5 Amps. That’s a big improvement over the previous generation, doubling output while keeping the chip and housing the same size. In practical terms, that makes it…
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LEDium: Bayern Munich Take the LED

Reigning German football champions Bayern Munich celebrated winning the 2014/15 Bundesliga in the Postpalast events centre in Munich. Taking care of the technical side of the party was Wilhelm & Willhalm Event Technology. Their concept included an LED wall assembled using the LEDium R-3pro indoor wall system with 3.9mm dot pitch. The LED wall was…
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