Lighting

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CHAUVET DJ at NAMM 2017!

January 10, 2017 by Mobile Beat
ANAHEIM, CA – When CHAUVET DJ lights up the 2017 NAMM show, it will do so with a stunning array of new products. Among the cutting-edge products CHAUVET DJ will introduce at Booth 5574 are four new effect lights, new Fresnel and ellipsoidal fixtures and advanced atmospheric effects, all of which were designed to give end-users more flexible and powerful creative options.   The new effect lighting that takes center stage for CHAUVET DJ at NAMM this year includes the Helicopter Q6, a multi-effect light designed to dazzle and energize the dance floor. It features adjustable RGBW beams, a round SMD strobe... [read more]
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X-Laser USA Begins 2017 by Releasing 4 New Lasers

January 9, 2017 by Mobile Beat
Crimson, Cobalt, Emerald and Saber fixtures shine brightly (and affordably) LAUREL, Md., — Red, green and blue have long been the foundational core colors of creative lighting. Laser lighting is no different, as laser diodes have produced red, green and blue hues for decades. As laser technology progresses, precision color mixing and advanced optics yield stunning creative light designs, yet red, green and blue remain critical to any setup. That point was X-Laser USA’s focus while developing the new Aurora Crimson, Aurora Emerald and Aurora Cobalt quad-aperture projectors. “We know we created something special with the Aurora ser... [read more]
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COLORISE™ SKY – Lithium-Ion Battery + Built-In 2.4 GHz Wireless DMX + Fanless

January 9, 2017 by Mobile Beat
Waukesha, WI. - The sky's the limit with Blizzard Lighting’s new Colorise™ Sky LED par can! Colorise™ Sky fixtures come fitted with 7x 15W high output 6-in-1 RGBAW+UV LEDs with a 25° beam angle. Loaded with our built-in AnyFi™ wireless DMX receiver which can flawlessly support both Skywire™ and W-DMX™ wireless DMX signal types for ultimate wireless DMX connectivity capability. Fans of Blizzard Lighting’s SkyBox™ EXA fixtures will be delighted to hear that the Colorise™ Sky comes with the same features but is unique in the fact that it is like an outdoor fixture with a fanless, convection cooled housing. In addition, th... [read more]
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StompLight introduces StompLight DMX Pro for MOBILE DJs

December 29, 2016 by Mobile Beat
HALF MOON BAY, CALIFORNIA, December, 2016: StompLight announces the groundbreaking StompLight DMX Pro lighting effect pedal. The StompLight DMX Pro offers professional stage lighting with simple foot control in a single fully integrated lighting device. With a set up taking just seconds the StompLight DMX Pro lighting effect pedal is a great new solution for the Wedding DJ, musicians and lighting professionals seeking professional quality, fast set up and durability. The StompLight DMX Pro can be powered for hours with an optional external StompLight Lithium Ion battery pack offering extraordinarily easy for set up and positioning anywhere. ... [read more]
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CLOUD CASES – Padded carry cases as soft and fluffy as clouds

December 16, 2016 by Mobile Beat
Waukesha, WI. - Before you transport your audience, you need to transport your gear, safely! Introducing Blizzard Lighting’s Cloud Cases, rugged and lightweight cases that are made from high quality 600-denier black ballistic nylon material made to protect and transport Blizzard fixtures. The PACK-MH Cloud Case™ is a padded carry case designed to hold two small or one mid-sized moving head fixture. In its two-fixture state, each product is surrounded by approximately 2.5” of soft foam padding and is separated in the middle by a padded divider. The PACK-MH Cloud Case™ holds two smaller Blizzard moving heads, such as: Flurr... [read more]
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ADJ’s new myDMX 3.0 Introduces Multiple Scene Playback and Other Advanced Features

December 16, 2016 by Mobile Beat
ADJ is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the latest version of its immensely popular software-based DMX control package, myDMX. The new version 3.0 release offers the same easy-to-use interface and powerful lightshow creation features that have made myDMX so popular in the past, but enhanced with exciting new features that allow users to take greater command of their lightshows. The myDMX 3.0 package includes the advanced myDMX 3.0 control software, which is compatible with both PC and Mac, together with a compact, yet powerful, interface box (dongle). It allows control of up to 512 DMX channels and offers a variety of powerfu... [read more]
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DJ Tips In Under A Minute: For lighting tips check out Mikey Mike

December 14, 2016 by DJJay
All right. DJ tips in under a minute. I don't think I've ever done a video on Mikey Mike, my boy from Direct Sound Weddings. DJ Mikey Mike is doing it from scratch, he is an amazing DJ along with an amazing kind of inventor of different lighting setups. I remember Mikey years ago, one of his first videos he got into was six Par cans. Let me see if I can go to his oldest. It's one of his oldest videos, I believe and it's him with six Par cans and it was a big deal. And now Mikey can run a wedding with 30, 40, 50 lights, he does totems, he does all sorts of really cool stuff. So if you're looking to find something about lighting, this is the guy to go for. I mean, some of his videos are just amazing and what you can learn from him, he's really good about explaining it in such a way that anyone can do it. So che... [read more]
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Have you met Blizzard’s HotStik™ 5 COB Mini

December 9, 2016 by Mobile Beat
Waukesha, WI. - Have you met Blizzard’s HotStik™ 5 COB Mini? It’s everything you love about the original HotStik™ 5 COB in a smaller, ½-meter package! HotStik™ 5 COB Mini is a baton style 5-in-1 RGBAW LED fixture powered by 6x 25-watt high output RGBAW COB LEDs. You know what that means? Insanely bright, super rich colors! This fixtures 5-in-1 RGBAW LED’s provide a vastly increased color gamut and drastically reduced multicolored shadowing versus conventional LEDs. Programming is a breeze with the HotStik™ 5 COB Mini’s large LED control panel. Other features of this fixture include PowerCON®  compatible power in... [read more]
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Mini High Output LED Linear Wash with Pixel Mapping Effects

December 7, 2016 by Mobile Beat
Waukesha, WI. - Have you met the smaller, cuter version of Blizzard’s PixelStorm™ COB? We call this one the PixelStorm™ COB pixelstorm-cob-mini-1Mini.At just ½ -meter long, the PixelStorm COB Mini is powered by 6x 25-watt high RGBAW COB LEDs that make for a super powerful wash with pixel mapping effect capabilities. This fixture’s 5-in-1 RGBAW LEDs provide vastly increased color gamut and drastically multicolored shadowing compared to conventional LEDs. However, the best thing about this mini fixture is it’s individually controlled LEDs that produce mind-blowing chase effects! At just ½ -meter long, the PixelStorm COB Mini is ... [read more]
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ADJ Focus Spot Two: The New GOBO Lovers Moving Head

December 7, 2016 by Mobile Beat
ADJ is pleased to announce the release of the Focus Spot Two, a feature-packed and focus-spot-two-fxpowerful spot fixture, with easy accessible GOBO replacement, sets a new standard for what can be achieved from a compact and affordable moving head. Joining the smaller Focus Spot One and larger Focus Spot Three Z, this new fixture rounds out ADJ’s hotly-anticipated Focus Series. While the supplied GOBOs are suitable for a variety of applications, each one can also be replaced with a custom pattern. What’s more, thanks to ADJ’s innovative EZ GOBO replacement feature, changing a GOBO only takes a matter of moments. Only a single sc... [read more]