Wednesday’s Lighting Topic: Different Types of Features

Today we are going to cover the very basics in stage lighting by defining the different types of light fixtures used, including what they are best used for, their lighting patterns, etc.

The following article is a little dated, but basic lighting technology has not changed in a while, so a lot of this is still relevant.

http://www.mts.net/~william5/sld/sld-500.htm

We use five types of these fixtures, can you identify which ones?

worshipVJ.com • by stephen proctor » Why Light Needs Darkness

Light designers, I know I have been posting a lot about audio, mostly because of the new board, training, teaching, etc. Tonight, this one is for you.

Stephen Proctor is a guy I highly respect and one of the guys leading the charge with visual worship. I hope you enjoy the read as much as I did.

Be sure to follow the link to the TED Talk video on why light needs darkness. One of my favorite TED Talks.

http://worshipvj.com/why-light-needs-darkness/