Tag Archives: lighting technology

Broadway Show Review – Dear Evan Hansen

Broadway Show Review – Dear Evan Hansen A few weeks ago we held had our annual trip to see several Broadway shows.  This is a review of the lighting, sound, and tech for “Dear Evan Hansen” at the Music Box … Continue reading

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Broadway Show Review – Great Comet of 1812

Broadway Show Review – Natasha, Pierre, & The Great Comet of 1812 A few weeks ago we held had our annual trip to see several Broadway shows.  This is a review of the lighting, sound, and tech for “Great Comet … Continue reading

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Broadway Show Review – Matilda

A few weeks ago we held had our annual trip to see several Broadway shows.  This is a review of the lighting and sound for “Matilda” at the Shubert theatre.  I’m not going to review the overall show -there are … Continue reading

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Lycian Spotlight Repair – Brass Paper Fastener shorting the light

A few weeks ago we were asked to repair a Lycian HP Midget follow spot (model 1209).  The spot stopped igniting (starting the arc) more than a year ago, although one person did say it worked once after being sidelined. … Continue reading

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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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Laser Light Show Software with Fedora

Brendan works with us at WindWorks Design, and contributes occasionally to the blog.  Here’s a link to an article and interview with Brendan from Fedora Magazine. https://fedoramagazine.org/creating-laser-light-show-with-fedora/ https://fedoramagazine.org/creating-laser-light-show-with-fedora/    

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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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James Turrell – not great lighting art

I have studied James Turrell’s work, and seen it in person at the installation in the Guggenheim museum in NYC.  As the 3rd paragraph in the NY Times article excerpt below indicates, you are sitting in a very, very dark … Continue reading

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ComClone (part 2) – shop built intercom interface

        Previously I described how I used Richard Crowley’s Comclone, to build two of my own shop built intercom.  For details about the project, see our blog posting Comclone – shop built intercom interface Now to build … Continue reading

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Altman 360W Lamp Base End Cap w/Socket

I’m always forgetting the orientation of the lamp socket platform relative to the fixture end cap (base) when replacing the lamp socket.  So this photo is a reminder.

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