Monday, March 2nd, 2015


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Robe BMFLs On Call at CCI Awards

Gearhouse South Africa (GHSA)’s Ryan Dunbar became the latest South African lighting designer to be impressed with Robe’s new BMFL fixtures after using the Bright Multi-Functional Luminaire at the 2015 CCI Call Centre Awards staged at Durban International Convention Centre (DICC). The annual event welcomes 2000 guests for an evening of entertainment and fun. This […]

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Projection Studio @ 2015 e-Luminate Festival

Large format projection artist Ross Ashton was commissioned to create a new projection artwork for the 2015 e-Luminate Festival in Cambridge, UK, which lit the front fascias of two of the city’s magnificent historical buildings – Old School and Senate House – which are part of the University of Cambridge. Ross and his team from […]

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Two Tribes Series Two Uses XL Video Projection

Series 2 of the Endemol UK/Remarkable TV show Two Tribes, hosted by Richard Osman, is using projection from XL Video. Working with Production Designer, Dominic Tolfts, and Production Manager, Jessica Enderby, XL Video’s Film & TV Manager, Jeff Bailey specified one of XL’s high brightness Barco HD20 projectors along with a Repro H projection screen […]

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Robe Helps Rock 2015 TPi Awards

Robe was again a major sponsor of the TPi awards, supplying their latest moving light technology including 38 x BMFL Spots, 46 x Pointes, 32 x LEDBeam 100s, 21 x CycFX 8s and 70 x PARfect 100s plus an MDG theONE hazer … all of which looked truly fabulous in a design by Jack Sayer […]

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Robe BMFL 1700W Lamp Life Confirmed

Robe Lighting’s RnD department has finished an extensive and comprehensive piece of research and testing in conjunction with lamp manufacturers Osram, relating to the longevity of the Lok-it!® HTI® 1700/PS lightsource used in Robe’s new signature BMFL™ fixture, when run consistently in its brightest 1700 W mode. This confirms that the lamp life expectancy is […]

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CORE FLOOD30s Show Their Horsepower

Battery powered wireless LED manufacturer CORE Lighting has recently seen the power and versatility of its FLOOD30 products applied in a slightly different arena … the highly popular world of equine sport / leisure. Two recent sales have resulted in the provision of practical solutions for two different equestrians, Andrea Brown based in Liphook, who […]

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HSL Shares the Power of Love with Sam Bailey

HSL supplied lighting equipment and crew to the current UK tour by  X-Factor winner Sam Bailey, who followed up her 2013 win and subsequent Christmas number one with her chart topping “Power of Love” debut album in spring last year. This was her first headline tour and it visited a selection of venues including theatres […]

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CPL Brings Minimalist Style to Party Event

CPL brought more festive sparkle to an independent Bristol based energy supplier, when they delivered full technical production – video, sound, lighting and rigging – for their Christmas conference and party, again working for producers Bright. The event was staged at Bottle Yard Studios in Bristol – a vast and charismatic former bottling factory now […]


First BMFLs in South Africa

MJ Event Gear is the first South African rental and technical production specialist to invest in Robe’s BMFL Spots … with 24 fixtures delivered by local distributor DWR. The Johannesburg based company, led by Mike Jones, celebrated their new arrivals with an impromptu industry get-together attended by many top LDs … who enjoyed the chance […]

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BALS Gets To the Pointe with Robe

BALS – Buenos Aires Live Show – one of the best known rental and production companies in Argentina, specializing in sound and lighting for large shows, concerts, festivals and tours … recently purchased their first Robe Pointes! The company was founded in 1992 and occupies a large warehouse space in the Caseros area of Buenos […]

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XL Gets Reckless with Bryan Adams

XL Video renewed its long-term touring relationship with multi-award winning Canadian singer / songwriter, musician, activist and philanthropist, Bryan Adams, who celebrates the remarkable 30th anniversary of his seminal “Reckless” album, one of a string of ground-breaking projects that has made him the bestselling Canadian rock artist of all time. The production design for this […]

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Bring Me The – ROBE – Horizon

Multi-Award winning – and Sheffield UK’s finest – metalcore rockers Bring Me The Horizon played a huge one off show at London’s Wembley Arena closing a phenomenal year,  celebrating the conclusion of their 18 month global ‘Sempiternal’ album cycle … and their 10th anniversary.   The band’s Lighting Designer Ben Inskip chose 70 x Robe […]