Martin Goes LEDMay 5, 2006
Martin Professional A/S has entered into a strategic agreement with Color Kinetics Incorporated whereby Martin will have access to Color Kinetics’ worldwide LED patent portfolio. The licensing agreement will allow Martin to expand its product portfolio with a range of multicolor LED-based lighting products developed to its own high quality and performance standards. It also allows the company to apply its years of market expertise and worldwide distribution reach to the market opportunity for LED lighting.
Martin Magnum 1500 Flexible Fog GeneratorMay 5, 2006
The Magnum 1500 is a portable yet powerful fog generator for clubs, DJs and performers of all types. As a little brother to the long-time industry workhorse Magnum 2000, the Magnum 1500 features a robust 1200W (240V) heater that delivers impressive output for a portable machine.
American DJ LED Color Shot Strobe With RGB ColorMay 1, 2006
American DJ has given the strobe, the popular lighting effect of the ‘60s and ‘70s, a 21st-century makeover by injecting it with LED technology. The company has introduced the Color Shot, an LED DMX-compatible strobe light, featuring RGB color mixing to create flashing effects in virtually any imaginable color.
American DJ Snow Flurry Blows InMar 16, 2006
American DJ presents Christmas in July — or any other month of the year — with the introduction of its versatile new Snow Flurry. A high-output 600-watt professional snow machine, the Snow Flurry generates a festival of fat, fluffy, flying snowflakes that will transform any ordinary setting into a magical winter wonderland fit for Frosty himself.
American DJ Introduces GP-250Mar 2, 2006
American DJ’s new GP-250 will put partygoers and club patrons “in the mood” -- whatever the mood calls for. A 250-watt DMX professional gobo projector, the GP-250 casts brilliant, vibrant patterns on walls and other room surfaces, allowing you to create any desired image at clubs, discos, bars, parties, weddings and corporate events.
American DJ Accu Spot 300 Another StepFeb 18, 2006
First came the highly successful Accu Spot 250, then the even more phenomenal Accu Spot 250 II. Now American DJ has once again upgraded this popular DMX moving head, introducing the Accu Spot 300.
OCEANA™: BOUND TO MAKE WAVESFeb 16, 2006
The exclusive 2-channel Oceana
is the newest CHAUVET DMX effect
, suited for large venues and long nights. Generously outfitted with 40 light and dark blue lenses, Oceana projects a multitude of azure rays that create a wave-like pattern, thanks to an exclusive S-shaped, 800-watt linear lamp rotating on a horizontal axis. One DMX channel controls the speed of the bulb’s rotation. The second DMX channel controls black out and strobe-like effects.
Chauvet Q-Spot 575: Affordable Power and PerformanceFeb 3, 2006
With striking colors, motorized focus, vector movement, full range dimming, a wide beam angle, 16-bit resolution, and a high speed rotating prism, the Q-Spot 575 lends itself to a vast array of touring, production and club applications. It is part of the newly launched Q-Series, aimed at capturing a bigger share of the entertainment lighting market with feature-packed, aggressively priced luminaires.
Martin Mania EFX600 Heart Pounding Effect LightFeb 2, 2006
The new Mania EFX600 is not for the faint of heart. The EFX600 is a spectacular 150W discharge effect light in the Martin Mania series of portable effects. Based on Martin’s popular Wizard Extreme, the Mania EFX600 is a blinding “full house” effect that kicks out a dizzying array of razor sharp optics for high definition mid-air and projection quality graphics.
CHAUVET Releases Q-Series™Jan 23, 2006
CHAUVET releases the Q-Series™, a range of competitively priced yet advanced intelligent fixtures designed primarily for clubs and professional DJs.
CHAUVET Takes Crystal Disc AwardJan 18, 2006
DJZone.com, the world’s largest information network for disc jockeys, awarded The DJZone 2005 lighting Crystal Disc to CHAUVET for its Scorpion LGX Laser featuring Fat Beam ™ Technology. The awards are given annually to sound and lighting manufacturers whose products exhibit superior technical innovation for the mobile and club disc jockey industries. Disc jockey industry leaders and nearly 60,000 registered members of the DJZone network of websites submit their nominations for the awards.
Elation Raises The Power Bar With Action-Packed 575-Watt Xcelon 575Jan 16, 2006
Elation Professional is unleashing a mighty 575 watts of illuminative power on clubs and entertainment venues with its new Xcelon 575 effect. A high-action DMX projector with 2 gobo wheels (rotating and static), 3 rotating prisms, multi color combos and tons of other effects, the Xcelon 575 is driven by a 575-watt Philips lamp, giving it a much more powerful output than the typical club fixture.
American DJ Introduces Fantasy Scan 250Jan 6, 2006
American DJ’s intelligent 250-watt 3D pattern projector, the Fantasy 250, has been a tremendously popular club fixture, thanks to its unusual multi-color kaleidoscopic effects. Enthralled with its unique glass-like patterns, lighting users had been wishing for the company to take the projector a step further and turn it into a scanner – so that its psychedelic images could dance all around the room, rather than just project in designated spots.
American DJ Endorses Arriba CasesDec 23, 2005
Arriba Cases created a buzz among DJs and VJs in 2005 when it introduced the first line of soft cases designed specifically for mobile lighting fixtures. Now the company has received another roar of approval, this time from a leading lighting manufacturer: Well-known supplier American DJ has announced its endorsement of Arriba Cases, calling them an affordable way for lighting users to protect their investment in gear.
Elation Adds New On/Off Switch Feature To DP-DMX20L Dimmer PackDec 19, 2005
Multi-tasking makes anything more efficient -- even controlling stage and club lighting. That’s why Elation Control Systems has added a new on/off effects switch to its DP-DMX20L universal dimmer pack, and transformed it into a multi-tasking “hybrid” pack.