Tag Archives: lighting CAD

Touchscreen MIDI “Kontrol Surface”

Learned about this product in the latest issue of PLSN.  It’s a touchscreen LCD monitor that’s positioned as a desktop “console” as you might like for audio or lighting.  This is the Kontrol Surface KS-1974 from Smithson Martin. While using … Continue reading

Posted in Lighting Technology, Music Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Lighting Shakespeare in Central Park

Kathy found another interesting article from the Wall Street Journal.  This one on lighting Shakespeare in Central Park and dealing with the sun setting differently every day. Illuminating Shakespeare

Posted in General Interest, Lighting Technology | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Upcoming Theater Gigs

Most long time readers know we not only work on music projects, but also theater lighting design.  It seems we never think to blog ahead of time about upcoming lighting gigs, instead waiting until after the work is done and … Continue reading

Posted in General Interest, Lighting Technology | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Math modeling for movie visual effects

Some of you may know that our 3D CAD expert and website designer, Kevin, is currently working with Weta Digital in Wellington, NZ.  Because of the topic, this link may be of interest on some of the science that goes … Continue reading

Posted in General Interest, Lighting Technology | Tagged | Comments Off

Incredible Musical Instrument – really Animusic!

. For all the folks who keep thinking this is an “indredible machine built as a collaborative effort between the Robert M. Trammel Music Conservatory and the Sharon Wick School of Engineering at the University of Iowa”, you are mistaken!!! … Continue reading

Posted in General Interest, Music Technology | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Lighting Design Guides

Over the years we’ve written a number of “how to” guides for lighting novices, students, and their advisers.  We’ve now published most of these as whitepapers up on the WindWorks Design website. . There are  some advanced topics specific to … Continue reading

Posted in General Interest, Lighting Technology | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Lighting Stencils for Visio

WindWorks Design is pleased to introduce Lighting Stencils for Visio. In response to a lack of stencils for theater and entertainment lighting equipment, WindWorks Design has developed an affordable stencil set based on industry standard drawings and nomenclature.  This set … Continue reading

Posted in Lighting Technology | Tagged , , , | Comments Off