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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 […]

DJ Jer with the CHAUVET DJ Tip of the Week

Posted on July 10, 2015 by webmaster

Blending Colors in the ShowXpress Live Screen Users of CHAUVET DJ‘s ShowXpress DMX software know that if you need to make a color change quickly in a live setting it’s not always convenient to switch between the Live screen and Editor screen.  In this week’s tip, DJ Jer shares this quick tip on doing it […]

CHAUVET DJ Academy Lesson of the Week

Posted on May 28, 2015 by webmaster

If you run into any DMX-related problems with your lighting, here are a few simple steps to get you back on track. 1. If you are using wireless DMX you should connect a DMX cable, not an XLR cable, directly from your DMX board or Software dongle to the fixture. 2. If the fixture doesn’t respond, […]

CHAUVET DJ Academy: Lighting Lesson of the Week

Posted on May 14, 2015 by webmaster

Using the Right Tool for the Right Job! DMX vs. Audio Cables When connecting cables between light fixtures and controllers, make sure you’re actually using DMX cables and not audio cables.  Many DMX connectors look identical to the XLR connectors on audio cables, but the impedance is different between DMX and audio cables which could […]

Meet the CHAUVET DJ Intimidator Spot 355Z IRC

Posted on April 9, 2015 by webmaster

The Intimidator Spot 355Z IRC is a brilliantly bright moving-head light with motorized focus and zoom for crisp gobo and beam changing effects. Seven already installed gobos plus the wedding 6-pack give you plenty of options for creating a unique look for every event. Master/Slave mode lets you create a beautiful light show quickly and […]

CHAUVET DJ FlareCON- Wireless DMX lighting control from Smartphones

Posted on July 31, 2014 by webmaster

The revolutionary FlareCON Air hardware interface and FlareCON App by CHAUVET DJ make it possible to remotely control any CHAUVET DJ Freedom and D-Fi ready fixtures directly from a smartphone or tab. The FlareCON app is available for both Android and iOS in both phone and tablet versions. The FlareCON Air interface can also connect […]

Michigan! Come see CHAUVET at Pro Audio & Lighting Open House!

Posted on May 1, 2014 by webmaster

  Chauvet’s own Bob Laino (Northeast Sales Manager) will be presenting a ShowXpress class at this action-packed 2-day open house at Pro Audio & Lighting on May 13th & 14th! REGISTER HERE! Building off of last year’s successful event, this year will offer something for everyone. Our manufacturer participation will include Chauvet DJ, Chauvet Professional, […]

Shop Time w/ DJ Jer: Using 6 Freedoms to create big results

Posted on March 23, 2014 by webmaster

It’s Shop Time again with DJ Jer! In this video, Jer uses wireless technology with CHAUVET DJ Freedom Pars at a recent party to achieve some cool results! Using the proper fixtures creates the best effect. Fixture placement and wireless DMX is a must when creating an easy setup and a fun party. The head […]

COLORstrip Mini FX by CHAUVET DJ

Posted on March 20, 2014 by webmaster

COLORstrip Mini FX is a compact, linear wash light with built-in laser effects, perfect for uplighting applications or mesmerizing effects. Built-in, dynamic laser patterns are variance free and ready to use right out of the box. Combine multiple units together for unique runway effects, or pair it with other COLORstrip fixtures for large coordinated light […]