With rapid advances in technology, a challenging economic environment, and more demanding clients than ever before, how is the live-event lighting community coping? SRO's Sharon Stancavage recently polled three well-known lighting industry players to get their views on the state of their art.
When the Prentice Women's Hospital in Chicago began its expansion into a new, one million-square-foot facility in mid-May, a typical groundbreaking ceremony, complete with the requisite dignitaries and silver shovel, was certainly expected by most of those attending.
SRO didn't attend the North American International Auto Show to cover the cars. Two high profile Toyota press events took place at the start of the show: the Sienna minivan introduction and the Toyota corporate event, which highlights the latest concept cars from Japan, and SRO hung out with the crews working those events.