TAC at the Maker Faire

Teaching about light at NYC’s Maker Faire

Whether they’re in the classroom or at the Maker Faire, Technical Artisans Collective makes it their business to teach NYC schoolkids about theater technology. Technicians as teachers When Technical Artisans Collective (TAC) formed four years ago, the company had an […]

LED cyc light system in the Salt Lake Tabernacle

Battle of the bulbs

By Rob Gerlach This article first appeared in the January-February 2016 edition of Entertainment Technology Asia magazine. When I started building prototype lighting instruments with LEDs 15 years ago, the technology had just made its first, tentative leap […]


PARbecue pizza

When I was a kid, the hottest toy (no pun intended) was an Easy-Bake Oven. I begged my parents incessantly for one. They finally gave in – probably because they got sick of hearing me talk about it […]