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NEP Group Inc. (‘NEP’) announced today that they have acquired Avesco Group plc. This acquisition brings Avesco’s Creative Technology (“CT”) and mclcreate brands into NEP’s Worldwide Network, making them one of the largest providers of live event solutions in the world. Combined, they now have offices in 20 countries around the globe, greatly expanding their ability to service clients in virtually every region and territory.
One of the largest news channels in the Arab region, Al Arabiya, part of the Middle East Broadcast Channel group, wanted to cover the U.S. election in a way that reflected the impact the election has on the Arab world. They also wanted to be able to explain the complexity of the election in a very clear and memorable way for their viewers. To achieve this, Al Arabiya partnered with Vizrt and SpiderCam to create the world’s largest augmented reality (AR) set used in a live news production.
Eurosport’s Olympic Games logo brings together two identities in Eurosport and the Olympic rings. The logo reveal took place on-air and across all screens via the Eurosport Player, Eurosport.com and Eurosport’s social platforms ahead of the 4 Hills FIS Ski Jumping World Cup stage held on New Year’s Day in Germany.
DPA Microphones has strengthened its presence in China by launching a dedicated website that delivers product information, Microphone University articles, company news and content of specific relevance to the Chinese market in Chinese. With a population of over 1.3 billion and growing demand for high end products to satisfy its burgeoning broadcast and pro audio industries, China is a key target for many western manufacturers and DPA is no exception.
Audio specialist Sennheiser has received three accolades at the prestigious German Design Awards. Sennheiser’s TeamConnect Wireless was awarded the “Gold” label for best product design in the Computer and Communication category, while the HD 630VB and RS 185 headphones received “Special Mention” commendations for design in the Entertainment category.
Sony Professional Solutions Europe has today announced the appointment of Richard Scott as its Head of Media Solutions, to accelerate principal solutions and services growth.
Popular musical “Dirty Dancing” returned to London’s West End in December playing the Phoenix Theatre following a regional UK tour with a lively production that originally premiered in Italy in 2015 where it played Milan and Rome. This production has also toured in Spain and Mexico with additional troupes.
British metalcore outfit Architects have stormed through Europe in support of their critically acclaimed new album 'All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us', with Claypaky fixtures providing blast-beat perfect strobing and high-impact gobo projection to complement the band's exhilaratingly relentless sound.
The lighting designers of music superstars Jason Derulo, Dizzee Rascal and Chase and Status requested Claypaky Sharpys and A.leda B-EYE K10s as key fixtures in their touring rigs at UK urban music festival Sundown. Responsible for the mainstage festival rig was Mick Freer, Head of Concert Touring at award-winning production and hire outfit Hawthorn that provided the lighting, rigging, drapes, FOH control systems and followspots for Sundown's mainstage.
Knight of Illumination Award-winning lighting designer Tom Campbell has used a predominantly Claypaky rig in his recent redesign of Welsh heavy metal rock legends Bullet for my Valentine's (BFMV) current fifth studio album tour 'Venom'. Taking over from the band's previous lighting designer in July 2016, Campbell refreshed the rig with a selection of innovative moving head fixtures from the Italian manufacturer.
Lighting designer Tom Campbell has selected an Avolites Tiger Touch II and backup Quartz to control his richly empathetic lighting design for metal-core band Bullet for my Valentine (BFMV) on their recent worldwide tour in support of their 2015 album 'Venom'. The Welsh rockers received 'Best British Band' three years in a row (2008-2010) and 'Best Live Band' (2010) at the Kerrang! Awards as well as 'Best British Band' twice at the Metal Hammer Golden God's Awards (2006 and 2010). This year the popular quartet returned with a show-stopper of a tour, studiously lit, designed and controlled by Campbell who counts Anna Calvi for which he won a Knight Of Illumination Award in 2015, Katy B, Leon Bridges and John Grant in his resume.
Celebrated lighting designer Jeff Maker employed an Avolites Sapphire Touch to drive his other-worldly design for Californian pop-punk quartet Pierce the Veil's UK and Ireland tour, which followed the release of their highly anticipated fourth studio album 'Misadventures'.
In the second installment of captivating short films by Vinten – a leading provider of manual and robotic camera support systems – and international Award-winning filmmaker David Spurdens, The Winner captures a new perspective on why Vinten is the premiere choice for sports broadcasters around the globe. From the Vision 100 to the Vector 750, Vinten’s manual supports offer camera operators consistent, predictable performance even in an unpredictable live sports environment.
The moving scenery designed by Cristiano Colombi dynamically creates the various different settings. All of them recall the Upper West Side of New York, where the story is set, and Claypaky's light beams shine out.
Federico Bellone was asked to direct the show: "To set the scene, I decided to focus on two elements: the theme of fear, a feeling shared by all the characters in the two rival groups, the Jets and the Puerto Rican Sharks, and red, the colour that has become a trademark of the musical, along with the five iron fire escape staircases which link the various levels of the scenery."
The work of the creative staff involved in producing the musical was focused on these pieces of scenery. Valerio Tiberi was asked to design the show lighting.
The brand new additions to the innovative Claypaky range of entertainment lighting, the Scenius Profile and Scenius Spot, have made their Kazakhstan debut, joining almost 200 other Claypaky luminaires to deliver stunning lighting looks for Kazakh pop sensation Madina Saduakasova's recent concert in the Palace of the Republic, Almaty.