THE ROOF IS BEING RAISED at PRO in Birmingham! Check out PRO/BPM Photos!

We’re having a BLAST at the PRO Show at the NEC in Birmingham, UK!  The music is pumping, the lighting is brilliant, and the people are having an absolute blast!

Check out some shots from the show — and the energy surrounding!

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PRO Starts TOMORROW! Come See Us at the CHAUVET Professional Arena!

, the new audio, lighting & video technology tradeshow has finally arrived! For the next three days, get up close and personal with CHAUVET Professional at stand G42 at the NEC in Birmingham, UK!

Things to look out for:

: That’s right, in addition to our awesome exhibit, we’ve built a state of-the-art-nightclub just for the show, located between BPM and PRO. The arena will showcase selections of the , , , , and Series as well as the video panels!

The Dark Side of LED Seminar: Thinking about buying or installing LED? Gain a better understanding of the technology on Sunday at 3.30pm, at CHAUVET Professional’s seminar that will be looking at the difficulties of the development of LED, dismissing some of its common myths.

Free Breakfast Product Demo: On Monday at 10am, CHAUVET Professional will host a complimentary breakfast product demonstration at the CHAUVET Arena!

Be sure to check us out if you’re in the area, come by the NEC and let us show you the light!

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Are YOU Hitting PRO and BPM in Birmingham? Come Say HI to CHAUVET Professional!

JOIN US at in just ONE WEEK, a completely new Professional audio, lighting & video technology tradeshow that will be running alongside at the NEC in Birmingham, UK September 13-15.  You’ll not only gain ACCESS to a first-time exhibition, but also to a live product demonstration, free breakfast, and CHAUVET Professional sponsored arena loaded with an array of exciting and innovative CHAUVET Professional products.

Be sure to check out the highlights on Stand G42, where CHAUVET Professional’s exhibition will offer exposure to our high performance professional lighting fixtures.

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On top of being an exhibitor, CHAUVET Professional will be hosting an , which will feature a varied programme of DJ sets, performances and live Q&As with high profile DJs.  The arena will be located between the BPM and PRO tradeshows, and will be the showcase for selections of the , , , , and Series as well as the video panels!

We’re certain you’re in the mood for an intriguing seminar, come explore The Dark-Side of LED on Sunday, September 14. The CHAUVET Professional seminar will take a look at the difficulties of the development of LED, and debunk some of the common myths, for example that LEDs generate no heat and that no maintenance is required.  We love our LEDs, so we hope the seminar will be a unique opportunity for those thinking about buying or installing LED to gain a better understanding of the technology!

Also to look forward to, on the Monday of the show, CHAUVET Professional will be hosting a complimentary breakfast and an awesome product demonstration at the arena!

Don’t miss out on getting up close and personal with our high performance professional fixtures, product demonstrations, complimentary breakfast and thought-provoking seminars. We look forward to seeing you there!

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CHAUVET Professional Will Be at the New UK PRO Show!

Are YOU coming to the new PRO Show???  We’ll be exhibiting at PRO, which will run alongside the upcoming BPM show at the NEC in Birmingham.  We’ll be there!  Will we see you?  Come on by Stand G42!

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BIRMINGHAM, UK – CHAUVET Professional is exhibiting at an exciting new event focussing on professional lighting, audio and video technology. PRO will run alongside the successful BPM show at the NEC in Birmingham, 13-15 September 2014.
LED wash fixtures, powerful and versatile LED moving head lights and an easy-setup pixel mapping display system are among the products in the spotlight on stand G42 at PRO, and in the neighbouring BPM Arena, sponsored by CHAUVET Professional.
On display will be an array of luminaires, including the Nexus line with Nexus Aq 5×5 and Nexus Aw 7×7 narrow beam panels, ÉPIX Bar 2.0 and ÉPIX Strip 2.0 pixel-mapping fixtures, the Legend 330SR Spot powerful moving yoke and the feature-packed Rogue Spot and Beam fixtures that bring great value and performance.

CHAUVET Professional is making it easier for users to create professional video and pixel-mapping displays with its groundbreaking ÉPIX Series. Included are two one-metre linear tri-color LED fixtures that work together seamlessly — the ÉPIX Bar 2.0 and ÉPIX Strip 2.0 — and the ÉPIX Drive 642, which hosts the fixtures’ processing and power supply. Requiring little technical knowledge to set up and configure, the ÉPIX Series has been designed to give users of all experience levels a way to achieve vibrantly coloured pixel mapping and video in minutes with minimal effort.

The company will showcase the latest additions to two of its most celebrated fixture families. The Parnelli award-winning Nexus LED display series has been expanded with the launch of the Nexus Aq 5×5 (RGBW) and Nexus Aw 7×7 (WW) narrow beam panels. Ideal for creating large arrays on stage and in studio, these multi-function panels can be used for everything from generating high-impact aerial effects, to producing vibrant text and graphic displays, to serving as a wash or audience blinder.

Another must-see is the newest model in the popular Legend moving head series. The Legend 330SR Spot, a compact moving head spot featuring a 330-watt Osram Sirius lamp and precision optics for extremely intense brightness and crisp gobo projection — plus a full complement of pro features, including a custom-designed CMY colour mixing system, 22 gobos, 8-facet prism and variable frost-filter for dual use as a wash-type fixture.

A new class of fixture, the Rogue Series consists of high-performance automated spots and beams that are loaded with features like gobo morphing, variable speed scrolling and multi-prism rotation, typically thought to be unattainable at their price point. Promoted as “weapons of mass creation” that revolt against “the tyranny of tight budgets,” the Rogue fixtures’ bright output, vivid colours, stunning effects and rapid movements will impress audiences and clients in a wide range of applications, while their cost-efficiency will yield a high return on investment for lighting designers, installers and rental houses.

See these and other exciting products from CHAUVET Professional on stand G42 and in the CHAUVET Professional Arena at PRO 2014.

We have a limited number of Trade Passes available for free admission to the PRO Show. Trade professionals are also invited to join us in the Arena for a product demonstration, with complimentary breakfast, at 10am on Monday 15th September.
To register to attend, or for further details, please contact:

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June 2014’s TOP TEN POSTS on the CHAUVET Professional Blog!

The Wall of Beams

The Wall of Beams

Happy Monday, everyone!  It’s that time again, time to look at what you like to read on the CHAUVET Professional Blog — we write for you, and we love to see what you love to read!

Starting out at the top post of June 2014

#1:  LADY GAGA + NEXUS + SXSW = EPIC WIN

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#2:  NEXUS Brings Output and Reliability to the Coachella Stage

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#3:  West Evénement Shows Off an Army of LEGEND 412Z!

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#4:  MVP-12 Makes A Big Statement at Miami Music Week

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#5:  TECH TALK:  Creating Content for Video Walls, Part 1

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#6:  4Wall Lighting and NEXUS — Oh, the Things You Can Do!

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#7:  The ROGUE ARMY UK Showcase!

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#8:  Cat West, Lighting Director for KASKADE, Rocks the Rig and the Star Wars Dress!

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#9:  Hump Day Groovy — One More Time, Daft Punk

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#10: Experience InfoComm 2014 in Photo Form with CHAUVET Professional

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CHAUVET Football Club Crowned League Champions!

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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.

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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.

Back l-r: Sam Bowden, Joe Wright, Chris Richards. Front l-r: Tom Moore & Nick Jackson.

Back l-r: Sam Bowden, Joe Wright, Chris Richards. Front l-r: Tom Moore & Nick Jackson.

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!”

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