CHAUVET DJ BLOG SlimPAR™ 56

World of Stereo Hosts ShowXpress Seminar

Posted on May 22, 2013 by webmaster

Todd Runkle, west territory sales manager for CHAUVET® DJ, delivered a ShowXpress training to nearly 20 inquisitive lighting enthusiasts at World of Stereo in San Jose. The two-hour training focused on the ShowXpress software and also included tips for controlling lights with a DMX board. To demonstrate multiple personality features, Runkle connected an Obey 4 […]

DJ Profile: DJ Crochet

Posted on May 2, 2013 by webmaster

Joey Crochet, aka DJ Crochet, is a DJ in Oceanport, N.J. who works for A & S Sound. The DJ entertainment and event production company specializes in weddings, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Sweet 16 parties, school dances, karaoke, theatrical productions, equipment rentals and more. Read on and get to know more about your fellow DJ. 1. How […]

CHAUVET® DJ Colors the Grove

Posted on May 1, 2013 by webmaster

AVM Productions used 20 CHAUVET® DJ fixtures to light the stage during the Color the Grove 5K & Music Fest held at Darton State College in Albany, Georgia. The team included four members: Jodie Kretzer, production manager; Mark Davis, sound technician; Dan Reeves, lighting technician; and Dustin Tilley, stage hand. Throughout the event, Abigail Rose, Relapse […]

Yo DJ…That’s My DJ

Posted on April 24, 2013 by webmaster

Corey Young, owner of Yo DJ Entertainment in Wisconsin, uses an eye-catching setup complete with 18 CHAUVET® DJ fixtures to set himself apart from the competition. His current setup includes: eight SlimPAR 56 wash lights, two Intimidator Spot LED 250 moving heads, two COLORrail linear wash lights, one MotionDrape LED, two BOB LED simulated flame effect lights […]

CHAUVET® DJ Attends Guitar Center’s Managers Showcase

Posted on April 17, 2013 by webmaster

The CHAUVET® DJ team traveled to California for Guitar Center’s Managers Showcase held at the Long Beach Convention Center. Raglan Jones, product coordinator for Chauvet, created a clean setup using18 pieces of TRUSST® and accessories affixed with nearly 35 fixtures. To accentuate each light, he built six TRUSST® totems and a TRUSST® structure resembling a goal post. Throughout […]

Cleveland Production Puts Faith in CHAUVET® DJ

Posted on March 13, 2013 by webmaster

Brecksville Theatre on the Square’s production of “Jesus Christ Superstar” uses CHAUVET® DJ fixtures to light the stage, highlight actors and create effects during each performance. The musical features four Intimidator Spot LED 350 moving heads to highlight actors, four SlimPAR 56 wash lights to warm the truss, two COLORstrip linear wash lights to light the scrim […]

Gigs Come Alive with Saturday Night Lights

Posted on December 28, 2012 by webmaster

Saturday Night Lights, a lighting company in Morris, Ill. that consists of three lighting enthusiasts, specializes in band lighting, but also lights weddings and other special events using CHAUVET® DJ gear. The team formulated the name of their company because they feel most people who have a real passion for lighting, also have to work a […]

Intimidator Creates Patterns in the Sky

Posted on December 7, 2012 by webmaster

DJ Luna Houston shared this stunning photo with us on Twitter. “Patterns in the sky,” or “figuras en el cielo,” is one of the special effects he offers his wedding and quinceañera clients in Houston, Texas. To achieve this look during an event at La Tranquila Ranch in Tomball, Texas, he used the D-Fi wireless DMX system to control 6 […]

Band Profile: Anima Inside

Posted on November 20, 2012 by webmaster

Formed in 2005, Anima Inside is a rock band from Ecuador that has achieved recognition in its native country and internationally. Anima Inside is the first band in Ecuador to release an album —“Reflection,” launched by EMI Music— that became a Gold Disc. Its members shared the stage with groups like Deep Purple, Ozzy Osbourne, […]

6 Questions for Paul Norasingh

Posted on September 1, 2012 by webmaster

Congratulations to our September Facebook Fan of the Month, Paul Norasingh aka DJ Sticky. Originally from Oakland, Calif., Norasingh lives in Minneapolis and is the owner and operator of Nora Events. He is interested in lighting because it brings setups to life. His next big investment is the 100% TRUE wireless Freedom Par because “everything wireless […]

Band Profile: HeadBread

Posted on August 1, 2012 by webmaster

HeadBread, an experimental rock band based out of Bloomington, Ind., brings you original Organic Jamz as well as classic rock and modern band covers. The band plays in venues such as Max’s Place, The Video Saloon, Upland Brewery as well as the summer festival circuit. Read on and get to know more about this one-of-a-kind […]

DJ Profile: Greensleeves

Posted on August 1, 2012 by webmaster

Michael Warkentin, aka Greensleeves, is the DJ and co-emcee of the alternative hip-hop band, Broken Tongues. He started DJing in 2001 and incorporates elements of rock, jazz, funk, reggae, soul and livetronica. He owns Dancin’ Shoes DJ, a mobile DJ, audio and lighting company in Denver, and also works as a professional audio engineer at […]