CHAUVET DJ BLOG Gig Tips

CHAUVET DJ Presents NAMM 2019 Seminars for End User and Retailer Alike

Posted on December 12, 2018 by Natasha Farzad

CHAUVET DJ will host two informative seminars during NAMM 2019! Both take place Friday, January 25 in Room A12 Malibu on Level 4 of the Anaheim Hilton in the Anaheim Convention Center. From 1:00pm – 1:50 pm PST, CHAUVET DJ presents “Lighting Smaller Worship Spaces: A Budget-Friendly Guide That Lets Lighting Guide Your Gathering” with House […]

Wireless Wonder: Freedom to Connect with Magic!

Posted on November 29, 2018 by Natasha Farzad

CHAUVET DJ is expanding its presence in your gear bags. Now with more versatile fixtures than ever, we thought it was time to bring you the latest tips on connectivity and control. Check out the following GIG CHANGERS that help you Light Easier and elevate your bookings. From DMX to wireless and battery-powered to power linking, we’ve […]

Get Following to Get Leading

Posted on November 12, 2018 by Natasha Farzad
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We want our Blog subscribers to stay abreast of industry trends. As the industry leader, we’re here to help the mobile performer; the lighting designer; the club owner; the event producer in intimate settings with that big-production feel. Remember: CHAUVET DJ staff are band members and mobile DJs, too! In addition to gig tips from […]

SIMPLE SPOOKS, PUMPKIN HUES, WIRELESS CUES!

Posted on September 14, 2018 by Natasha Farzad

It’s that time of the year to cozy up with pumpkin spice lattes, warm amber hues, and spooky UV strobes! Get the fright fests underway with CHAUVET DJ’s BT line of wireless Bluetooth® control, to keep your guests guessing on the ambiance that haunts them. Halloween-themed wedding on the books? SOLVED! Scaring your friends has […]

My Phone Transformed Into a Wireless Lighting Controller!

Posted on August 13, 2018 by Jessica Porcaro

In the world of a professional mobile DJ or working musician the focus has traditionally been on how to generate music for events. Priorities have focused on mixers, speakers and instruments, but lighting has become another prerequisite to help create dynamic visual effects while adding elegant ambiance to events. Once effect lighting is added to […]

Lighting Me or Lighting You?

Posted on August 13, 2018 by Jessica Porcaro

You’re a gigging entertainer and you’ve taken your first steps on your journey into adding lighting to your set up. Congratulations! You already know the importance of effect lighting for entertainment and special events. Lighting is the visual personality of an event or performance and can help propel the narrative of a play, lyrics in […]

CHAUVET DJ Works for Weddings

Posted on September 27, 2016 by Geoff Short

The right lighting helps provide the visual mood of a special event. There is no more important event perhaps than a wedding, one of the happiest, once-in-a-lifetime moments in your client’s lives. When you’re hired to provide the entertainment and the lighting for a wedding, you need tools that are powerful, dynamic, flexible and elegant. […]

“CHAUVET DJ: Under the Hood!” Seminar at BPM|PRO 2016

Posted on August 8, 2016 by CHAUVET DJ

Join us for a hands-on CHAUVET DJ interactive session on the Tuesday of BPM|PRO at 13.00 called “CHAUVET DJ: Under the Hood!” Where Product Specialists from CHAUVET DJ will provide great advise on through in order to ensure you get the maximum life from your moving head fixtures! They’ll be showing you common faults made […]

The Makings of the Chauvet Arena at BPM|PRO 2016

Posted on August 8, 2016 by CHAUVET DJ

Ever wondered how the Chauvet Arena at BPM|PRO gets put together? Well this year for the first time ever, we’ll be hosting a live-panel discussion called “The Makings of the Chauvet Arena” allowing attendees to go backstage for an exclusive look at the creative process behind these amazing light shows. All three days of BPM|PRO, […]

Fantasy vs. Reality

Posted on May 24, 2016 by Geoff Short

Do you consider yourself a creative entertainer? What I mean is do you consider new ways to use your lighting and present yourself at your gigs? Or do you do things pretty much the same way over and over again? I’m not suggesting either way is better than the other – great things come from […]

Gig Lab – Another Awesome Concept DJ Set-up!

Posted on April 7, 2016 by Geoff Short

Whenever we create a cool new concept stage set-up we want to share it with you for a little creative inspiration. There’s no better place to concoct cool creativity than in the Gig Lab! This trip to the Lab features a jaw-dropping Trusst setup that was created for an upcoming product video featuring the Intimidator […]