Clay Paky Flex's Sharpy Plus Video
Clay Paky released a video that is two and a half minutes of pure flex. The video outlines and demonstrates every single dynamic feature of the Sharpy Plus. From seeing the motorized optics exposed while the beam shifts throughout the light a thorough demonstration of the animation wheel and its applications - the video leaves you ready to get into the lab with about 60 of them ASAP.
Check it out below to see for yourself.
MA3 Preview Software Released
MA Lighting has released a few software updates recently, perhaps you've heard. Issuing a "Preview" version of the MA3 software allows programmers to begin to use the new features and tools and debug any issues ahead of the actual release. You can download the software and release notes on their website - here are a few highlights:
Group Masters & Form Editor
ArtNet 4 Integration
Addition of tracking into the sequence sheet
Battery status of the MA3 UPS
High Scream & Their Ibiza Magic on Instagram
It is the heavy season in Ibiza and the production this year has been next level. @HighScream has been all over the forefront of some of the hottest performances. Take a peek at their Instagram for glimpses of their best looks, time-lapses of load-ins, behind the scenes, and more. With massive projects at both Ushuaia & Hi Ibiza High Scream has been producing shows this season for David Guetta, Trey Songz, Martin Garrix, and more. Pictured above is @MartinGarrix at @UshuaiaIbiza.
For more check out their founder and creative directors profile: @romain_pissenem
Lollapalooza was this past weekend in the windy city of Chicago. Headlined by Twenty One Pilots, Ariana Grande, The Chainsmokers, and more - the festival was jam-packed with talent and production.
Did you attend? Did you work? Send us your photos from the show, and we will post them on our story! Show us your favorite acts & looks!
ETC Goes WorldWide with ArcSystem
ETC has acquired the ArcSystem, BluesSystem, and CueSystem product lines from GDS. ETC now develops and distributes these lines globally instead of in just North and South America.
ArcSystem is a line of LED fixtures intended for house lighting and architectural purposes, and the BluesSystem expands that technology into backstage blue running lights. CueSystem is software and hardware for cue lighting communication from backstage (or anywhere) to front of house.
BASICALLY ETC has bought these product lines that are AWESOME for those of you in the theatre world, and now they are included in your worldwide ETC family.