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Anyone who spends any time with me knows pretty quickly that I have a deep love of all things vintage. Especially when it comes to vintage audio. I’m a pretty firm believer in the idea that today’s digital platforms, albeit highly stable and highly consistent, somehow lack the fullness and body that was produced in the 70’s and 80’s. I’ve brought my fair share of old cabs back to life. I’ve salvaged and re-coned many old drivers. One of my […]
Moving Head Fixtures. Your event needs them. Here’s why.
Introduction to the Concert Moving Light Fixtures In just about every meeting or phone call I take part in. I often discover that when it comes to moving light, most potential clients benefit from a tiny bit of education as to the value and necessity of concert style lighting for just about any special event. Over the years I’ve developed a few ways to quickly and effectively guide folks through the information and hopefully, open their minds to the ideas […]
What is Video Mapping? How can you use it?
Do you need to integrate Video/Projection Mapping into your next event? The answer is, maybe. We’ve been hearing about this technology for many years now. We’ve seen examples in places ranging from nightclubs and bars to automotive events with growing trends within the corporate world. Many times a client may find themselves at a disadvantage when approached by a production house with intent on selling them a mapping package and design. The buzz words and jargon alone can be intimidating. […]
Are you having to settle?
You wouldn’t hire a veterinarian to do surgery would you? There’s a trend forming in the special events industry. One which is both frustrating and sometimes frightening. This trend develops when the traditional professional DJ company, the one you hire to play music at your wedding or birthday party, suddenly begins offering production level packages. This would be fine if that DJ company had spent the years becoming educated on the proper and safe ways of performing the tasks of […]
Trends and the changing face of the event management and production world.
Earlier today I sat down and read what may be one of the most straight forward articles regarding the blending of aspects when dealing with production and event companies. I’ll post the link and the article below: http://www.avnetwork.com/av-technology/0002/event-staging-or-production-company–can-you-do-both-successfully/94343 The article comes from AVNetwork and takes a look at the trends associated with production companies whom integrate the services and feature sets of other types of companies which also live within the event world. In this case, event staging and traditional […]
New Years Eve at Cache Restaurant
Balance Lighting Systems was honored to be chosen to develop and produce the high profile New Years Eve party at Cache Restaurant in the heart of downtown Little Rocks famed River Market District. We were able to provide uplighting, moving light, totems, full pro audio system and our well known projection mapping. Over 900 guests attended the event and the client was overjoyed with the quality of production. Have a look at the images below. If you like what you […]