Recent content by deepavali

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    Please recommend the best laptop-based cued lighting system

    Thank you everyone! I'm still trying to figure out the best option, since what I need it for is mostly for easy cuing of theatrical shows, not for building presets to busk with for rock show type things. I'm avoiding Avolite because I actually dislike their boards for programming cues. I like...
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    Please recommend the best laptop-based cued lighting system

    Thanks! What channel dongle and USB-DMX gadget would you recommend for the Nomad? Since I know nothing, I'm not even sure of all the brand names out there. Also someone mentioned the Lanbox from Europe. Any idea about that? I like the idea of being able to wirelessly communicate with the dmx...
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    Please recommend the best laptop-based cued lighting system

    Hi everyone, I need some advise. I'm based in India, and 90% of the lighting I do for theatrical shows is on submasters, live. The other 10% is on Avolite boards. I have trained on ETC consoles with Go buttons, but that was over 6 years ago in the US. I need to light two plays in the next...
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    Rock Show Lighting in 12 hours

    Thanks for those replies! We were there till 2am just finishing focus, thanks to our gels and a dimmer pack not arriving (we're still waiting on one more dimmer pack), so its going to be a real fly by the seat of your pants gig. The board op is really good, and knows his ****, so I'm going to...
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    Rock Show Lighting in 12 hours

    I just got roped in by a presenter to do the lighting designer for a rock band fest ultra last minute. The truss is going up tonight, tomorrow is hang and focus, and day after the fest starts. I haven't met the company they have hired to provide the lights, all I've been told is that the...