CHAUVET DJ BLOG wash lights

Testing out the Freedom Series – Part 1

Posted on November 15, 2012 by webmaster

-written by Jon-Paul LeClair Chauvet contacted me to demo and review some gear — I enthusiastically agreed. To my surprise they sent me the wireless CHAUVET® DJ Freedom series — one Freedom Par and one Freedom Strip Mini. I immediately thought of ways to use them with my band’s lighting rig. Freedom Par Freedom Par is […]

Chauvet Brings Hot Lighting at WaterFire Event

Posted on November 13, 2012 by webmaster

Chauvet fixtures lit the WaterFire public art installation in Kansas City, an event that combined water, light and music. In its sixth year, WaterFire featured a fire sculpture of 55 floating braziers on Brush Creek, which set the stage for live performances of jazz and blues, opera and chamber music, ballet and acrobatic dancers. Chauvet dealer […]

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 […]

Understanding the Pixel-Mapping Effect

Posted on October 16, 2012 by webmaster

by Allan Reiss, CHAUVET® DJ product manager Pixel-mapping effects add eye candy to setups and enhance stagnant LED lighting displays. To some mobile entertainers, pixel mapping seems like an out-of-reach effect.  However, there are fixtures — like the PiXPar series — on the market that are specifically designed for pixel mapping. Or if you’re creative, […]

CHAUVET® Sponsors CHC at the Grammys Fund-raiser

Posted on October 3, 2012 by webmaster

CHAUVET® was a gold sponsor for the yearly fund-raiser organized by Community Habilitation Center, a facility that supports and serves 150 adults with developmental disabilities from Miami-Dade County, ranging in ages from 21 to 71. This year’s theme was CHC at the Grammys. CHC members participated in a fashion show, and guests bid in live […]

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 […]

Distributor Equipo Presents CHAUVET® Gear at Expomusic in Brazil

Posted on September 26, 2012 by webmaster

Brazilian distributor Equipo displayed a variety of CHAUVET® fixtures at Expomusic 2012 in Sao Paulo. Among the CHAUVET® DJ lights on display were SlimPAR PRO VW wash lights, nimble and compact moving yokes from our Intimidator series, Cubix 2.0 and LED Mushroom effect lights, lasers and more. The 6,400-square-feet stand was built entirely of casino online truss […]

Studio 743 in South Beach Gets Colorful with CHAUVET®

Posted on September 13, 2012 by webmaster

Forty-six CHAUVET® DJ fixtures color the interior of Studio 743, a historical landmark in South Beach that hosts parties, weddings, receptions and more. Eighteen PiXPar 12 PAR-style wash lights bathe in color the walls of the venue and 28 SlimPAR Pro RGBA fixtures add more dimension to the place, installed throughout the ceiling from truss. HMS, Inc. of […]

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 […]

Viva Las Vegas with CHAUVET® DJ

Posted on August 27, 2012 by webmaster

Are you attending The Las Vegas DJ Show September 9 – 12 at the Las Vegas Resort Hotel and Casino? Make sure you stop by the CHAUVET® DJ booth (417) to see the latest, must-have DJ gear in action. Check out the powerful wash emitted by the 100% TRUE wireless Freedom series, which features battery power, infrared […]

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 […]

Ibizia Rocks CHAUVET®

Posted on July 10, 2012 by webmaster

The annual Ibizia Rocks music event is now in full swing. Here’s a quick photo from last year featuring a Lite console lit by CHAUVET®. Behind the lightning bolts are CHAUVET® DJ COLORband Tri linear wash lights and warming the truss are CHAUVET® Professional COLORdash Accent wash lights.