1. dvsDave

    USITT - [email protected] - Mixing different LED color systems in a single lighting rig

    Webinar description: Fixture manufacturers have developed LED Color mixing systems that utilize various combinations of LEDs including RGB, RGBA, RGBW, RGBL, RGBAL, RGBAW, RGBAWUv, or even White LEDs using subtractive CMY systems. Ford Sellers (Sr Product Manager for Chauvet Professional) talks...
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    USITT - [email protected] - An Online Approach to Old Problems: Archiving Technical Theatre History FB Group

    Webinar description: On June 11, 2013, a small niche Facebook Group was created by two members of the George Izenour Penn State project. The intent was to allow its participants to continue the conversations they started and share their discoveries post-project. Little did the creators realize...
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    USITT - [email protected] - Student/Early Career Technical Director's Roundtable

    The USITT Student/Early Career TD Round Table provides attendees access to a diverse set of panelists each year, addressing issues that are most relevant to technical directors in the Student and Early Career demographics. Panelists will share stories and experiences that shaped their career...
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    USITT - [email protected] - Cuelist: Reinventing Collaboration for Theater and Live Events

    Webinar description: Josh Epstein, a lighting designer and the founder of Cuelist Software, helps users move their tech process collaboration to the digital realm. Learn how updating and annotating scripts, describing cues, sharing information, and making changes can now be an instantaneous...
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    USITT - [email protected] - Current Practices and Research in Sound

    Webinar description: A series of presentations investigating the artistry, craft, and technology of sound, each of which is supported with a peer-reviewed paper that will be published after the conference. Presented papers will include: Sounds from a Dream Place: Selective Listening and...
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    USITT - [email protected] - Lessons from Hurricane Harvey: The Alley Theatre’s Prop Salvage & Recovery Saga

    Webinar description: In late August 2017, Hurricane Harvey dropped 50+ inches of rain in the Houston metro area. This led to exhaustive flooding all over the city, including inundating the Alley Theatre’s Neuhaus Stage and Props storage areas with more than 19 feet of water. This session will...
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    USITT - [email protected] Fire Safety and Your Drapes, Are You Prepared?

    Webinar description: Fire safety on stages is a big issue. On theatre stages, the presence of hot lights, props and electrical sparks near flammable textiles significantly increases the risk of fire. The flame retardant on them forms an important part of your facility's fire safety system. The...
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    USITT - [email protected] - Digital Media Workflow: Best Practices in Presentation and Paperwork

    Webinar description: This session discusses the media designer’s process for presenting design ideas, designing and documenting the system, and all of the paperwork required to go from concept to design. See examples presented from working digital media designers and discuss how workflow changes...