Thursday, August 28th, 2014

XL Video Sets the Scene for Pointless

XL Video Pointless 2014

XL Video supplied video solutions for studio recordings of Series 12 and 13 of the popular Endemol UK/Remarkable Television show, Pointless. The familiar Pointless set includes several video elements that are key to the quiz show, hosted by Alexander Armstrong and quizmaster, Richard Osman which is recorded at Stage 8 of Elstree Television Studios, and [...]

LEDWash 300s Color Piccolo Spoleto Festival

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Production Design Associates lit up the Piccolo Spoleto Festival’s kick-off event in Charleston, South Carolina, with Robe’s ROBIN 300 LEDWash fixtures. The Sunset Serenade, held annually on the steps of the United States Custom House, is a free outdoor concert featuring the Charleston Symphony Orchestra with more than 5,000 attending, marking the start of the [...]

Robe Appoints Lighting & Sound Distribution exclusive distributor for Singapore

Robe Announces LSD as exclusive Singapore distributor

Leading moving light manufacturer Robe Lighting s.r.o. announces Lighting & Sound Distribution (LSD) as its exclusive distributor in Singapore as of August 1st 2014. This is part of Robe’s medium term expansion strategy in the region and follows the launch of a new Asia Pacific office – also in Singapore – in January this year, [...]

Robe is at the Essence

Photo by Josh Brasted/FilmMagic

One hundred and forty Robe Pointes were at the core of the production lighting design for the 2014 Essence Festival in New Orleans, which was created by Matt Foucheux of Solomon Group, production designers and equipment suppliers for the Main Stage in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Musical acts included Prince, Erykah Badu, Mary J. Blige and [...]

UEP Supplies Nike Phenomenal House

UEP Nike Phenomenal House 1

Universal Event Production (UEP) supplied full technical production – sound, lighting and video – to the Nike Phenomenal House, a one week only pop-up experience to celebrate football, street culture and style, music and fashion staged at the Old Sorting Office just off London’s New Oxford Street. UEP was working for brand and live communication [...]

XL Helps Put On The Style for Robbie Williams

Photo by Ralph Larmann, Farrell Music Ltd

XL Video renewed its long and productive working relationship with Robbie Williams, supplying a custom video solution and crew to his current and massively popular ‘Swings Both Ways’ tour. XL’s Project Manager was Phil Mercer with Nilkanth Patel overseeing the technical aspects and, for the first time on a Robbie Williams tour, Jon Shrimpton was [...]