Chris from i-Pix sent me a link to this video of Ilse DeLange’s show – i-Pix had some of their BB-7 fixtures there, mounted together in a flower-cluster rig. They track around in the video – that thing is huge, and SO BRIGHT!
In yet another scenario of a band’s lighting designer choosing the i-Pix lines of LED fixtures, The Killers are out in Europe now with a whole bunch of BB4 and BB7 gear. Lighting designer Steven Douglas chose 15 BB7 spot fixtures and 27 BB4 washes – along with a Chroma-Q ColorWeb LED mesh, Douglas has […]Andromeda Light, BB4, BB7, Chroma-Q Color Web, i-Pix, LED
I have reported a few stories on the i-Pix BB4 and BB7 LED fixtures that have been making the news as of the last four months or so, and in my research and planning posts I wanted to get a lighting designer/director’s perspective on these fixtures. A lighting designer/director/programmer, Mark Wynn-Edwards was kind enough to […]BB4, BB7, i-Pix, LED, Mark Wynn-Edwards, Satellite
The i-Pix BB-4 is getting a lot of play lately – this time, at the Brit Awards at Earl’s Court. Lighting designer Al Gurdon and programmer Ross WIlliams used 24 of the BB-4 wash units (they’re 4-lites) on custom brackets that allowed two of the units to be hung together, according to Lighting and Sound […]Al Gurdon, BB-4, Earls Court, i-Pix, PRG, Ross WIlliams, The Brits
I’ve written a few articles about the i-Pix LED wash and spot fixtures in the last several months – I got an email response to an inquiry made to i-Pix recently with some great photographs of the fixtures in action. Check them out! Bloc Party and i-Pix BB-7: Radiohead and the i-Pix BB-4 (as well […]BB-4, BB-7, Bloc Party, concert, i-Pix, LED, Radiohead
On Coldplay’s recent Viva La Vida tour, LD Paul Normandale has chosen to replace the typical audience blinders with i-Pix’s BB4 fixtures. From the article: “The BB4 is the first unit I’ve found that offers real output, and is good enough to dispense with the often troublesome 8-Lite/scroller combination used for this application”. The tour […]BB4, Coldplay, i-Pix, Paul Normandale
A while ago I posted a story about Radiohead’s current rig, and how it was chock full of i-Pix BB4 and BB7 fixtures – I just read that their BB4 fixture won an award for Technical Innovation at the 2008 SIEL show in Paris. From the article at LEDs Mag: The BB4 was entered into […]BB4, i-Pix, SIEL
Radiohead lighting and visuals designer Andi Watson is using 48 of the BB7 10 degree spot LED fixtures around his rig – with 25 of the units in five custom 5-way frames produced by Specialz. Watson is also using 48 of the new BB4 wash luminaire models on his FOH truss. 25 i-Pix Satellite units […]Andi Watson, concert lighting, i-Pix, LED, Radiohead