MIDI show

MIDI Show Control and MIDI note

By Roman Vakulyuk This is the second article in a series about synchronization and timecode translated into English. You can read the first article here. This article describes MSC and MIDI note protocols and how they can be […]

Dance FM

It’s about time!: How SMPTE works

This is the first post in a series of articles on synchronization and SMPTE written by lighting designer Roman Vakulyuk and translated into English: Any show or production can be divided into the content parts that make it […]

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 […]

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Forget the datasheet!

Forget the datasheet! How to choose the right LED stage lighting This article, written by former ETC Field Project Coordinator Luke Delwiche, first appeared in the Swedish Theatre Technology Association (STTF) magazine, proScen, in 2015. Luke wrote the […]