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Higher Ground Music Hall Goes Rogue

Posted on May 9, 2016

Vermont’s largest city is built on a steep hill rising from an elevation of 95’ at Lake Champlain to 300’ by the time you reach the university district only a half mile away, where the appropriately named Higher Ground Music Hall is located. The cavernous venue has indeed taken the local music scene to new […]

Pro Light + Sound 2016 – A Peak Behind the Curtain

Posted on April 26, 2016
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This year, Pro Light and Sound in Frankfurt, Germany was something special for us.  This is the first show where the product staff from the UK, Belgium, and The US was all set together to build up the stand.  It was great to put faces to people whom I speak to on the phone and […]

Launching your Lighting Career on the Right Foot

Posted on April 14, 2016
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This is dedicated to all of the young minds that are graduating from a higher learning institute this spring, or this month, depending on the school you have chosen. Also, these are the suggestions and opinions of a person who started out on this path many years ago as a bright eyed young lad who […]

Inspiration is Everywhere!

Posted on March 14, 2016
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Inspiration is everywhere One of my favorite questions to ask lighting designers is “Where do you find inspiration?”. As a designer myself, I can answer this question both simply and complexly with a one word answer – everywhere. I can say this because I look at lighting as a natural occurrence rather than a technological […]

The New Maverick series – Check it out!!!

Posted on March 7, 2016
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From the team that brought you ROGUE, MAVERICK is a series of moving head fixtures designed to exceed your expectations at every turn.  Launching at the Pro Light and Sound show in Frankfurt on April 5th, 2016, these lights are targeted at the touring industry. Check out the teaser video!

Mentoring the Future of Our Industry

Posted on January 28, 2016
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The future of the lighting industry is in our hands. That seems like a big responsibility, and it is, but together, we can make sure that the next generation of lighting professionals is ready to face the challenges of entertainment lighting as we move evermore forward into the digital age of lighting. For those of […]

CHAUVET Professional Conquers NAMM in style

Posted on January 27, 2016
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  CHAUVET Professional has the pleasure of attending many industry trade shows around the world. This is where we get to meet with several of our customers and exchange new ideas on how our lights are used by… well, for lack of a better word, users. The NAMM show in Anaheim, California is no different. […]

NAMM 2016, and CHAUVET Professional is Bringing the Harmony of Light

Posted on January 20, 2016
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The stage is set for another exciting NAMM show in Anaheim California!  CHAUVET Professional is very exited to partner up with CHAUVET DJ to bring you another fantastic trade show experience.  This year, we plan on making all of our noise with the colors of light.  All of the products that we are going to […]

David Bowie – 8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016

Posted on January 11, 2016
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Sometimes we have to step aside and recognize things for what they are.  David Bowie was a visionary, an inventor,  and a humanitarian.  He was also a major influence to pop, glam, and modern rock music.  He was an artist in the truest sense of the word.  David did leave us with some amazing music […]

Gig Bag – Or, Why is My Backpack So Heavy?

Posted on January 4, 2016
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Whenever I pick up my gig bag, I always think to myself, “I need to pack less stuff”. The truth is, over the years, I think I have done a pretty good job of making sure that I only take what I need.     Depending on the gig, I make sure to pack well, […]

2016 – Ringing in the New Year!

Posted on January 1, 2016
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HAPPY NEW YEAR!           2016 is a brand new year and it is ours to design and create as we see fit.  CHAUVET Professional is looking forward to another great year with all of you.  We would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for traveling this road with […]

2015 Brought us Prism Power in a big way

Posted on December 31, 2015
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Congratulations to our CHAUVET Professional video team for hitting the top 10 most viewed videos on Live Design’s website.  Way to go team!.  The Rogue RH1 Prism Power video made waves in the industry and helped us launch a product that offered something different to the lighting world.  Check it out one more time!