Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

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Event Lighting Makes A Pointe

Event Lighting, one of Slovenia’s best known lighting design and rental companies is based in Ljubljana and was started in 2006 by Jernej Gustin. Before that he was working as a freelance lighting designer. The company now has six full time staff and works with a regular pool of freelancers servicing a whole range of […]

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Adlib at the Engine Shed

Liverpool based Adlib has designed and delivered an L-Acoustics KARA audio system with Midas control to Lincoln’s premier live performance venue, the 1600 capacity Engine Shed. The venue is on the campus of Lincoln University and is the city’s busiest live entertainment space, featuring a lively mix of music, comedy, club nights and conferences. This […]

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Robe BMFL Spots Fly High with KLM

The first Robe Bright Multi-Functional (BMFL) Spot moving lights in rental stock in The Netherlands were right at the heart of a spectacular show staged in Hangar 12 at Amsterdam’s Schiphol International Airport  – celebrating national airline KLM’s 95th birthday. The show’s Creative Director and Lighting Designer was Gerard Maijenburg. With an impressive 35 years […]

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Robe Makes Some Noise At LDI 2014

Energy levels were pumped and spirits high on the Robe Lighting booth throughout the 2014 LDI Expo in Las Vegas – the US’s premier trade show for entertainment technology lighting and visuals – which saw three days of constant activity, high quality visitors and great interest in all the new products, especially the new Bright […]

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Robe Paints it Red for SA Guide Dogs Association Ball

Leading SA technical production company MJ Event Gear from Johannesburg supplied full technical infrastructure including over 75 x Robe moving lights to the prestigious 2014 South African Guide Dogs Association (GDA)’s “Red Carpet Affair” charity fundraising gala dinner. Lighting Designer Ole Boinamo chose 48 x Robe LEDWash 600s, 12 x LEDBeam 100s and 16 x […]

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CORE Lighting at LDI 2014

UK wireless LED lighting manufacturer CORE Lighting is exhibiting at the 2014 LDI expo in Las Vegas  for the second consecutive year … reflecting increased business and a strong interest across its product range in the US and central America. Two brand new products are presented in the US for the first time – the […]

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Kinesys Further Expands US operation with Appointment of David Bond

UK motion control specialist Kinesys is continuing to expand its Kinesys USA Inc. operation by welcoming David Bond to the team in the role of Head of Sales for North America. Kinesys USA has received huge interest and many enquiries since being unveiled at the beginning of August, and bringing David to Kinesys is key […]

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XL Loves John Newman Again

Lighting and visuals designer Dan Robinson has just finished his third tour with talented UK singer and musician John Newman, which ramped up production values with the help of XL Video who supplied an LED screen / mini-cam and control package plus crew. Newman and his management team have always believed in investing in great […]

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Colour Sound Develops Potential New Talent

West London based lighting and visuals rental specialist Colour Sound Experiment is actively engaged in a work experience initiative in conjunction with Elstree University Technical College (UTC), offering a selection of students a practical and grounded introduction to the world of lighting festivals, concert tours and live events. The scheme is being developed by EUTC […]

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Over 300 Robe fixtures for Adha Festival in Doha

Milad Masaad, one of the best known TV and live event lighting designers in the Middle East, recently used over 300 Robe fixtures to light the 2014 Adha Festival staged at the Souq Waqef in Doha, Qatar in Doha. The six day event is organised by Attraction Events for Al-Rayyan Radio 102 FM to coincide […]

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Prljavo Kazalište at Pula Arena

Legendary Croatian rock band Prljavo Kazalište recently played a sold-out concert at the prestigious Pula Arena – a historical landmark only made available for performances to a handful of selected artists – and this gave their regular Lighting Designer Sven Kučinić the chance to use Robe Pointes and MMX Spots to great effect. Zagreb based […]

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Robe Lighting Appoints Craig Burross as Western Region Sales Manager

Czech Republic-based lighting manufacturer Robe Lighting has appointed Craig Burross as Regional Sales Manager of the Western United States, effective November 17, 2014.  Burross, based in Austin, Texas, was most recently with Barco/High End Systems as the National Sales Manager for North America.   Due to customer demand and increased popularity, Robe Lighting is expanding […]