This week is going to be historic for NASA as the New Horizons spacecraft passes by Pluto. While you might think that this has little to do with the entertainment lighting industry, it actually does. Advancements in lens design, glass manufacturing, and communications technology benefit us greatly as they will help to ensure that the way that we project light will improve over time. We here at Chauvet Professional congratulate NASA on their upcoming mission apogee. To keep up with the mission, check out http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/newhorizons/main/index.html
Fireworks as seen from a drone. You have got to check this out!
Czech Republic Distributor Audio Master recently organized an open house event to train its customers on a variety of CHAUVET Professional products from the Nexus, Rogue, COLORado and Legend series, including the Nexus 4×4 pack, Rogue R1 Spot, Rogue R1 Beam and Rogue R2 Beam. Here are some images from “Chauvet Day 2014,” check it out:
Ok, make sure you’re seated when you watch this, or at least make sure you don’t suffer vertigo — because IT IS FANTASTIC! Youtube user Jos Stiglingh ran his quad rotor camera drone into the West Palm Beach fireworks display this past weekend, and the results were outstanding!
Check it out!
CHAUVET Europe’s very own football (soccer) team, CHAUVET FC, has won Nottingham’s PlayFootball Social League title. The team secured the victory by winning an impressive 17 out of 18 games.
A team of employees from Chauvet’s UK office, based near Nottingham, makes up the 5-a–side squad. The team includes leading goalscorer Chris Richards, Sam Bowden, Tom Moore, Nick Jackson, Alex Baldwin and goalkeeper Joe Wright.
This success means CHAUVET FC has been promoted to the local PlayFootball Premier Division. They are already making headway, having won their first two games. Player Tom Moore said: “It’s going to be a great a season for CHAUVET FC – watch this space!”
Argentinian distributor Barcella Group Lighting Rental recently used Nexus 4×4 fixtures during One Night private event at Costa Salguero, creatively placed inside clear chandeliers, for awesome effects. Here are a few shots of the Nexus 4×4 attached to the ceiling and downlighting through transparent glass: