Tag Archives: lighting console

Martin M-Play : Fader Wing for M-PC and other M products

Martin just announced a fader wing (control surface) for their M products, including M-PC. This is a companion to the M-Touch that we use with M-PC software. For now, here at WindWorks Design, we are sticking with our M-Touch as … Continue reading

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Fun Home – a review of the Broadway show

  Fun Home – a review of the Broadway show by Max B. Beautiful. I had seen the performance done at the Tony awards, but that was basically it. I didn’t know much more. I didn’t need to. You don’t … Continue reading

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The Lighting Guru

I stumbled into this while browsing the web….. It’s a band’s description of who and what their lighting guy is and does.  I found it very funny. http://www.the-sisters-of-mercy.com/tech/lighting/lighting.htm  

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Theatre Tech Review – “Ghost” at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

This summer I took my annual theatre trip to NYC for my ongoing study of lighting and sound design at professional theatres. This year’s trip included “Tribes”, performed at the Barrow Street Theatre (see the previous post for the review … Continue reading

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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

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Vintage Lighting Console

Wow, this was state-of-the-art back in the 1930’s.

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3D Lighting on Building.

  This link is from our friend Zipper over at Applied Audio & Theatre Supply: http://sorisomail.com/email/74120/mais-uma-projecao-3d-sensacional.html

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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

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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

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“Macbeth” at Harley School

WindWorks Design just finished lighting for “Macbeth” at the Harley School in Brighton, NY.  The setting was post apocalyptic and had a lot of rusted, grungy set pieces including an old scaffolding, translucent drops, and a rusted out snowmobile.  The … Continue reading

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