Prolight + Sound

World Premiere: ClayPaky Presents ZAC-EYE

World premieres are at the Prolight + Sound again and again. The Italian company ClayPaky had several new items in its luggage - and an impressive show. On the one hand, the stage and event lighting manufacturer presented its ZAC-EYE, an automatic lighting tracking system. On the other hand, the new Axcor 300 series was presented, which includes three LED headlights.

Real-time Tracking With BlackTrax

Real-time tracking is one of the big topics at this year's Prolight + Sound. Performances and live demonstrations of different capturing systems can be seen at different stands. This is also the case with BlackTrax, a real-time tracking system. This tracking solution is used to track movements on a stage and allow different devices to respond. Light, sound and graphic animations are controlled by the movements of the artist and produce different effects.

grandMA3 – The New Console From MA Lighting

It was one of the highlights of Prolight + Sound 2018. Daniel Kannenberg introduces the new MA Lighting console grandMA3. It was a major attraction and caused a great stir in the industry in the run-up to the trade fair.

"It's really amazing how much interest there was in the grandMA3", explains Björn Gaentzsch, Team Leader Marketing at MA Lighting. The regular presentations of the new console attracted countless interested clients and potential customers. At the booth in the Lightpower Village, the MA Lighting Team were permanently deepened in discussions. "This year's fair is a great success for us."

Evening of Winners: PIPA, MIPA, Opus and Sinus Awards

It has become a fond tradition: the award show ceremony for the PIPA, MIPA, Opus and Sinus Awards. As in years past, the nominees and winners assemble in the Europe Room to honor the most innovative and impressive products and shows together. Award ceremony under the auspices of the music media publisher Opus-Award-Winner Friedrichstadt-PalastIt’s not…

The First Live Fair Talk

The first Live Fair Talk was a smashing success for moderator Norbert Stangl from Laserworld. In addition to the goal of exchanging information from various places in event technology, there was also a focus on networking bringing together specialists from the event industry. The live talk show was streamed parallel on Facebook and YouTube, making…

Marc Lorenz About The Hog4

Marc Lorenz (Lighting Director of Fanta4 and musician of the Dieter Thomas Kuhn Band among others) reveals in the video what the new Hog4 can do at the High End Systems booth D59 in hall 4.0.

Yes, It’s Bright

The Prolight + Sound always shimmers in the most beautiful colours. This year, too, the exhibitors outperform each other with pin-sharp images and crystal-clear colours.

d&b audiotechnik: “The d&b Family Certainly Feels at Home There”

d&b audiotechnik specializes in loudspeakers, electronics, hardware accessories, research and development, construction of prototypes, test runs or mass production. In now 30 years of production, the company has changed one. David Claringbold, Chief Marketing Officer, talks about the highlights of this year's fair. 1. As one of the "Immersive Technology" founded at the Prolight +…

Impressions from Hall 3.1

Who says speakers would be the same speaker, who is wrong. In hall 3.1 everyone presents themselves of sound products and that are many ... loudspeakers. The hall is now even more interesting interesting stands, products and networking ideas

Immersive Technology Forum Starts Today

Today the new presentation format "Immersive Technology Forum" starts. Here the visitors can learn, how they can enhance events with immersive experiences and where appropriate solutions are used in staging.

The programme, designed in collaboration with experts from the field, is aimed at content producers, technical and broadcasting specialists as well as event managers and organisers. Topics of the lecture series are: Application possibilities of 3D audio in theatres, creative application possibilities of virtual and augmented reality as well as other trend technologies in the event area or the entire workflow of a 360° music video production.

The Immersive Technology Forum will take place in Hall 4C in the Entente room and is definitely worth a visit.