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DJ Jer with the CHAUVET DJ Tip of the Week

Posted on July 14, 2015 by webmaster

  Using the Nimbus Outdoors? Atmospheric effects like the Nimbus can create amazing and dramatic effects but conditions wherever you use them have a lot to do with their effectiveness – especially outdoors.  Here DJ Jer gives a couple quick thoughts to keep in mind when using atmospherics in less than perfect conditions.

CHAUVET DJ Photo Album: Images from “Sleep”

Posted on October 12, 2014 by webmaster

Happy Halloween! Let this ghoulish collection of terrifying images from our Halloween horror movie “Sleep” haunt your nightmares and wake your creativity from the grave! Watch “Sleep” here: http://youtu.be/7nLJURnX1-w We hope the movie and these photos inspire haunters everywhere to create their own terrifying Halloween displays. Show us what you got! For the Gig Lab […]

New Gig Lab Video: Atmospheric Effects for your Halloween Haunts!

Posted on October 14, 2013 by webmaster

‘Tis the season for ghosts and goblins and things that go bump in the night! And this October series of Gig Lab videos features lighting and effects that can help you create these spooky attractions yourself. In this episode, Geoff talks about atmospheric effects like fog and haze and dry ice machines. All perfect for […]

Chauvet-sponsored Concert Benefits At-risk Youth

Posted on July 1, 2013 by webmaster

CHAUVET® DJ and TRUSST® joined forces to illuminate a fund-raising concert geared toward at-risk youth and orchestrated by Sharing Hope Empowerment and Reaction, S.H.E.A.R. Inc., a non-profit organization founded by Chauvet Quality Control Technician Anthony Durden. Durden and CHAUVET® DJ Product Coordinator Raglan Jones, outfitted the stage with 26 CHAUVET® DJ fixtures and a 24-piece TRUSST® […]

IDJ Entertainment is on Cloud 9 with Nimbus

Posted on June 12, 2013 by webmaster

Greg Hinchley, owner of IDJ Entertainment, started DJing at the age of 13 and now has 24 years of experience under his belt including 14 seasons dedicated to weddings. He has a collection of 32 CHAUVET® DJ fixtures to choose from when it comes to lighting events, including: four LXW, two 4PLAY and two 6SPOT effect lights, […]

Nimbus Makes an Appearance at the annual BADJA Cookout

Posted on June 11, 2013 by webmaster

Every year, the Baltimore Area DJ Association (BADJA) hosts an annual cookout for all of its members. Mark Whipple, program director for BADJA and owner of The Sound Investment DJ Co., hosted this year’s event and threw a pool party complete with good food and camaraderie. To add excitement to the event, Chris Bartosik, BADJA […]

CHAUVET® DJ and TRUSST® Prove to Be a Saving Grace for S.H.E.A.R., Inc.

Posted on May 16, 2013 by webmaster

CHAUVET® DJ and TRUSST® are teaming together to support S.H.E.A.R., Inc., Sharing Hope Empowerment and Reaction, in their effort to help at-risk youth in Miami. The dynamic duo is lending a hand by sponsoring the Holy Ghost -N- Da Hood gospel concert held on June 15 at the Miami Rescue Mission. To enhance live performances by renowned gospel artists, including Malcolm […]

DJ Profile: Dr. Byrd

Posted on April 25, 2013 by webmaster

Joe Banko, aka Dr. Byrd, owns Stone Age Lighting & Sound in Arizona and is one of the newest members to the CHAUVET® DJ VIP Rewards program. He spent 12 years on the road as a lighting designer and roadie, then went on to work in the IT industry. After a few decades, Banko grew […]

DJ Profile: Stacy Zemon

Posted on April 1, 2013 by webmaster

Stacy Zemon is considered an authority on the DJ industry and is widely recognized as a distinguished industry leader who made ground-breaking educational contributions. She has 15 years of experience as a mobile DJ and has reached millions as a radio, club, karaoke and mobile DJ, as well as a writer, author and publisher. Zemon […]

What Happens in Vegas Goes on the CHAUVET® DJ Blog

Posted on October 24, 2012 by webmaster

Chauvet ventured to Las Vegas for LDI 2012. All four Chauvet brands featured their own booth showcasing new and soon-to-be released products. During the show, CHAUVET® DJ introduced new gear designed for mobile performers and club installations. To best showcase the new line, the CHAUVET® DJ booth was built using TRUSST® — a trussing system built […]

CHAUVET® DJ Puts on a Show at BPM 2012

Posted on October 9, 2012 by webmaster

CHAUVET® DJ introduced TRUSST® and showcased new products to the UK mobile market during BPM 2012. Additionally, CHAUVET® DJ sponsored the arena which featured big-name DJs, including DMC Champion DJ Shiftee, spinning under the hottest, soon-to-be-released gear that was programmed and controlled using  ShowXpress. MegaStrobe FX12 added eye-candy with six individually controllable sections as MiniSphere 3.1 filled the TRUSST®-built booth […]

CHAUVET® DJ goes to the 2012 Las Vegas DJ Show

Posted on September 27, 2012 by webmaster

CHAUVET® DJ showcased the latest, must-have DJ gear during the 2012 Las Vegas DJ Show. Attendees stopped by the TRUSST®-built booth to check out the powerful washes emitted by the 100% TRUE wireless Freedom series, which features battery power, infrared remote control (IRC) capability and built-in wireless DMX, and grabbed for their cameras as the Nimbus […]