ILC Presents Proteus from Elation

ILC is pleased to announce an investment in Elation Professional, Proteus Beam fixtures. These intelligent lighting products offer superb beam and projection effects in a completely IP65 weatherproof package. Featuring an output of 12,000 lumens the Proteus Beam can be reliably operated in a wet location and provide stunning effects and visuals. Recently used at Morton Arboreturm in 2016 for “Illumination” …

Tech that Tuesday–VL3000 Belt Tension

Tech that Tuesday

One of the most common maintenance tasks on most moving lights is checking and correcting belt tension. As a fixture is used and travels in trucks, it’s not uncommon for belts to become too loose or too tight (the former because of truck rides and normal use loosening fasteners, the latter because some belts tend to shrink a little with …

Tech that Tuesday — Radiance Hazer Cleaning

The Radiance hazer is a high quality machine that can provide many years of reliable service, but it does require maintenance. Depending on how heavily your machine is used, it may require cleaning several times a year. If you notice that your hazer’s output isn’t as good as it used to be, it’s probably time for a cleaning.

USITT Show Report by Tom Siko

This year was a good year to be at USITT. Aside from the comradery of the connections within the theatrical technology industry, this year brings a host of new products and innovative manufacturers. The location in St. Louis this year exploded with students and professionals from all over the US. “Under the arch” the beauty of this French colony city …

Featured Vendor — Apollo Design

Apollo is known for their unique gel colors and amazing capabilities on custom gobos. We’ve seen a few other of their unique products that are amazing. Check out some of the products below. Contact your ILC Account Executive or sales@ilc.com for more information on these products or to schedule a demo.

City Theatrical DMXCat Now Shipping

City Theatrical‘s DMXcatTM system is designed for use by the lighting professional who is involved with the planning, installation, operation, or maintenance of theatrical and studio lighting equipment.

ILC’s 6th Annual “Behind the Scenes” Golf Outing

Ready to golf in 2017? ILC (Arlington Heights IL) will once again host the annual Golf Outing to benefit the Behind the Scenes Charity. This year’s event will be held at White Pines Golf Club (Bensenville IL) Thursday July 27th. This event is perfect for everyone, no matter their skill level, from beginners to scratch golfers. Foursomes will play in …