Posts by Bob Bonniol

in LiveDesign LiveBlog Aug 27, 2008

The Busy Fall Approaches...

For me, the approach of September has always meant a ramp up in activity. Sometimes it was learning, sometimes getting that first gig, sometimes....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Jul 12, 2008

I'll take some Mitrix, and could you hand me that life-vest please...

Well, I've just returned from 3 weeks of cruising aboard the inaugural voyage of Holland America's ms Eurodam. I've designed a bunch of shows for....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Mar 16, 2008

We don't need no education... Or do you ?

Among other great things that happened in the last two weeks (directing/designing/and producing a Journey DVD was a pretty big highlight), Colleen....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Jan 20, 2008

Looking back, looking forward

Today I was preparing materials to do a lecture in Korea... It's on the evolution of modern lighting and multimedia. Kind of taking it from some of....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Dec 14, 2007

LDI Wrap Up... And Prognostication for the next year

Wow, what an LDI. Sometimes I approach the "off Vegas" year with less enthusiasm, but ALWAYS I come away amazed at the substantive experiences,....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Nov 05, 2007

Playback

Fundamental to any use of media in a design is playback. Kinetic media necessarily must ‘play', and so therefore there must be a way ! And of ways....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Oct 19, 2007

On the LIVE tip

Sometimes in the creative process there is no moment like the one when you are throwing paint at the canvas, drawing the bead on a weld, chipping at....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Oct 10, 2007

The Numbers Game

Today we were busy running numbers on some upcoming projects. Once again I was forced to see the absolute necessity of this process. It's not....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 27, 2007

Vendors being 'creative'

Here's something that makes me uneasy: The idea that some vendors in the Broadway market have been providing content 'services' (in addition to the....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 23, 2007

The KILLER stuff happens without off the shelf stuff

Just got done reading the anniversary issue. Man, what a confluence of amazing minds, opinions, recollections, prognostications, and predictions. I....More