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  • MQ80 on tour with Wolfmother MQ80 on tour with Wolfmother

    02 Oct , 2016

    Matt 'Jonezy' Jones of Synaesthesiax, chose the MagicQ MQ80 compact console with Execute wing and Extra Wing Compact for Australian Rock band Wolfmothers European tour running through July/August 2016.  With many of the dates on the tour being festivals across Europe Jonezy needed a console that would be quick to adapt to the variety of festival stages and size of rigs across the tour.  Jonezy comments: 'The MQ80 was the... Matt 'Jonezy' Jones of Synaesthesiax, chose the MagicQ MQ80 compact console with Execute wing and Extra Wing Compact for Australian Rock band Wolfmothers European tour running through July/August 2016.  With many of the dates on the tour being festivals across Europe Jonezy needed a console that would be quick to adapt to the variety of festival stages and size of rigs across the tour.  Jonezy comments: 'The MQ80 was the...

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  • MagicQ Takes Focus at Latitude MagicQ Takes Focus at Latitude

    05 Aug , 2016

    ChamSys control consoles were again chosen by High Wycombe based lighting rental company Siyan, who supplied ChamSys consoles across three music stages at Latitude festival.  The lighting operator for the main stage was Matt West of Siyan. He specified the MagicQ MQ80 console for the main stage so that he could utilise the latest MagicQ software features, including the new 'Focus on the line' feature in the Plot window. Matt comments:... ChamSys control consoles were again chosen by High Wycombe based lighting rental company Siyan, who supplied ChamSys consoles across three music stages at Latitude festival.  The lighting operator for the main stage was Matt West of Siyan. He specified the MagicQ MQ80 console for the main stage so that he could utilise the latest MagicQ software features, including the new 'Focus on the line' feature in the Plot window. Matt comments:...

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  • Glastonbury festival 2016 Glastonbury festival 2016

    02 Aug , 2016

    ChamSys control consoles were once again in demand over Glastonbury festival this summer.As with previous years ChamSys had their onsite support team in attendance throughout the festival, providing technical support, service and catching up with ChamSys users across the site. Glastonbury again proved to be a busy year for ChamSys with numerous house consoles on stages over the site, with various companies including; Coloursound Experiment, GLS Lighting, South West Ground, Enlightened... ChamSys control consoles were once again in demand over Glastonbury festival this summer.As with previous years ChamSys had their onsite support team in attendance throughout the festival, providing technical support, service and catching up with ChamSys users across the site. Glastonbury again proved to be a busy year for ChamSys with numerous house consoles on stages over the site, with various companies including; Coloursound Experiment, GLS Lighting, South West Ground, Enlightened...

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  • ChamSys on hand to light Olympic swimming trials ChamSys on hand to light Olympic swimming trials

    01 Aug , 2016

    OMAHA, NE, USA - As competition heats up for this summer's Olympics it's not only the athletes drawing attention. Swimming trials are becoming a popular spectator event with cities competing fiercely to win the rights to host them. Omaha, Nebraska and the Century Link Center presented this seasons Olympic swimming trials on June 26 to July 3rd for the 3rd time since 2008. ChamSys lighting consoles provided control, programmed and... OMAHA, NE, USA - As competition heats up for this summer's Olympics it's not only the athletes drawing attention. Swimming trials are becoming a popular spectator event with cities competing fiercely to win the rights to host them. Omaha, Nebraska and the Century Link Center presented this seasons Olympic swimming trials on June 26 to July 3rd for the 3rd time since 2008. ChamSys lighting consoles provided control, programmed and...

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  • Stadium Software 2016 Stadium Software 2016

    01 Mar , 2016

    At Pro Light & Sound 2016 ChamSys idemonstrated the latest MagicQ Stadium software features including major new features for programming larger lighting rigs, major new Theatre and time code support, and much enhanced MagicVis including improved rendering, shadows and reports.  See us in Hall 3 stand D27. ChamSys Software Director Chris Kennedy explains "Our customers continue to use MagicQ at the highest level with large numbers of moving lights and... At Pro Light & Sound 2016 ChamSys idemonstrated the latest MagicQ Stadium software features including major new features for programming larger lighting rigs, major new Theatre and time code support, and much enhanced MagicVis including improved rendering, shadows and reports.  See us in Hall 3 stand D27. ChamSys Software Director Chris Kennedy explains "Our customers continue to use MagicQ at the highest level with large numbers of moving lights and...

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