Editor's note: These two letters are in response to Wendall K. Harrington's sidebar ”Video Black, Oy Vey!” to “A Tale Of Two Edies“ (Live Design, December 2006, p. 34). I've got several suggestions (ranging from crude to super high-tech) for getting a true video blackout that is sufficient for theatre. #1 Crude: Instead of using a DMX shutter or color scroller with a congo frame, use a ColorFader. This requires some modifications to the clear part of the gel strings in the fader. You'll ...

General Admission

This content is free to access as a registered user on livedesignonline.com

Why register for livedesignonline.com? It's simple and free, and here is what you get:

  • Daily original news covering the latest in entertainment design and technology
  • Features on the latest industry trends
  • Insights from thought leaders in the industry
  • The ability to view both pay-per-view and free recorded sessions from our live events including Master Classes, LDI and Envision

 

Already registered? here.