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SGM: “Releasing” The Q-8 in The Second Quarter of 2021 Felt Right

A single spotlight with two powerful strobes, a floodlight with high color rendering and a direct-vision blinder with pixel function: that's the new Q-8 spotlight from SGM. Like many other companies in the event industry, the Danish lighting manufacturer, has taken advantage of the forced downtime to push ahead with its own developments. At the…
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Prolight + Sound 2022: Comeback And Greener Future

After almost two years of tough restrictions and permanent challenges, the event industry is fighting its way back. With the restart in the industry and events that can take place again - subject to conditions - the demand for modern event technology has recently been given a noticeable boost. Together with the industry, Prolight +…
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Immersive Live Shows With Spacemap Go From Meyer Sound

The world of technology moves so incredibly fast that it can sometimes be hard to keep up. More and more, the boundaries of what can be imagined are being pushed anew to create unique shows and events. The audio industry has done this with the development of immersive audio. One of the most prominent proponents…
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Elation Unveils KL Panel XL LED Soft Light

Elation Lightning expands its LED soft light portfolio with the KL Panel XL. The larger version of the KL Panel emits nearly twice the power and boasts multi-zone control for dynamic effects. Compact spotlight with full color spectrum The compact fixture impresses with a full color spectrum that offers high output, precise color temperature control,…
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Area Four Industries Launches Competition For Young Talents And Professionals

Creatives and inventors in the events industry are currently in demand in a competition run by Area Four Industries. The international company, which is considered one of the leaders in the field of Event Engineered Support Structures, has launched a competition for young talents and professionals, awarding creative ideas from the event industry. The search…
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Elbharmonie Relies On JB Lighting For Moving Lights

The Hamburg Elbharmonie is expanding its set of moving lights. Convinced by the JB-Lighting P18 MK2 Profile HC, the technical team now relies on its little brother, the Spotlight P12. P18 MK2 Profile HC: One for everything The decisive factor for equipping the Elbe Philharmonic Hall on the brick base of the former Kaispeicher A…
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Spectacular Presentations With Holopoint

Boring PowerPoint presentations were yesterday. With the holography technology of entertainer and show producer Ralf Matten, presentations and keynotes are taken to a new level. Holopoint Hologram visualizes static PowerPoint and KeyNote documents and transforms them into a 3D experience.

New Start For Event Industry

Many in the event industry are longing for a fresh start. Since March 2020, the entire event industry has been idle due to the Corona pandemic. Digital events, red lights and many solidarity initiatives and events should help with the survival of a downed industry. As vaccinations progress and contagion rates drop, a new start…
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300 Drones. One Message.

A swarm of 300 drones landed in Cornwall, calling on G7 leaders to act now to protect the planet. The unusual action was implemented by Greenpeace. Greenpeace film calls on G7 summit to act now The new Greenpeace film, which uses 300 illuminated drones, calls on the leaders gathered at the G7 summit to "act…
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Application Phase For Opus & Sinus Starts

The application period has started! From now on, companies and professionals from the event industry can apply for the "Sinus - Systems Integration Award 2022" as well as for the "Opus - German Stage Award 2022". The awards are traditionally presented at Prolight + Sound. Apply for the Sinus Award For more than a decade,…
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Green Event Space Contest: Showcase of The Future

Fresh ideas are needed to combine ecology, economy and social aspects. That's what the "Green Event Space Contest" at Prolight + Sound is looking for. The contest, which was unveiled at the 2nd Prolight + Sound BIZLounge, aims to create a concept for a "green trade show booth". Flexible, innovative, green Planners, architects, booth builders…
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10 A.M. Today: 2nd Prolight + Sound BIZLoung Starts

Prolight + Sound BIZLoung is entering its second round. Starting at 10 a.m. today, June 14, the content of the digital format will be available free of charge at www.prolight-sound.com/bizlounge. The program is entirely in English, so it is aimed at professionals from all parts of the world and offers more than three hours of…
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Second Digital BIZLounge: Focus On Theater And Stage Technology

After the success of the premiere, the digital format Prolight + Sound BIZLounge is going into a second round. On June 14th, 2021, professionals will be able to follow top-class discussion panels and experience innovations from the entertainment technology industry from their computers or mobile devices. However, preparations for Prolight + Sound 2022 at the…
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Prolight + Sound 2022: Secure Early Bird Discount Now

After two years of pandemic-related cancellations, the most important international industry meeting place for technologies and services for entertainment, shows, events, audiovisual system integration and content creation will open its doors again in April 2022. Exhibitors can secure their stand with an early bird discount until July 31. Secure your booth for 2022 now and…
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“Zähl dazu”: Crowdfounding enables launch of BIZLounge

Just in time for the Prolight + Sound BIZLounge on 13 April 2021, the largest ever study of the German events industry will be launched. With the aim of making clear to politicians the importance, size and diversity of the industry and thus motivating them to take action, the Interessengemeinschaft Veranstaltungswirtschaft e.V. (IGVW) launched the…
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