For the NHL Awards at the John Bassett Theatre at the Toronto Civic Center in June, CBC LD Brad Dickson found himself relying on his 24 VARI*LITE VL3000™ spot luminaires. Although the trim was 27’, the set height was just 20’, and the point of focus was only 10’ to 15’ away in some places. The 10º to 60º zoom range on the VL3000s provided Dickson with the smooth, even beam spread he needed. Because the show was televised live, Dickson also needed fixtures that would provide nice skin tone ...

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