Tag Archives: lighting controllers

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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DMX for Arduino

Over the past few months, we have been exploring programming our own DMX devices using Arduino.  If you are unfamiliar with Arduino, it is a very easy to program microcomputer board designed for prototyping and one-off projects.  It is popular … Continue reading

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Night Before Christmas – Control Booth Edition

This link is from our friend Max: Hope you enjoy: http://www.controlbooth.com/forums/news/10439-twas-night-before-christmas-cb-edition.html

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Cleaning a Fogger – Don’t!

I stumbled upon this excellent article at Theatre Effects web site.  I heartily agree, DON’T CLEAN YOUR FOGGER.  It’s best to leave fogger fluid in the tank, in the lines, and in the core. The only exception I’ve experienced to … 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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Photo Electric Marimba

Who says old stuff isn’t cool.  This pix and article is from Modern Mechanix, Sept 1935.  The link to the website with the article is at: Modern Mechanix

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Rosco I-Cue: review

Over a long weekend, I borrowed a Rosco I-Cue from my local dealer, Applied Audio.  While this is not a new product, I had never tried one.  It runs off of a 4-pin style 24V/DMX power supply and it’s compatible … Continue reading

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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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