Robe Finds Its Voice in South Africa

The 2019 season of The Voice South Africa saw technical supplier Multi-Media and production manager Chris de Lancey ask lighting designer Joshua Cutts of Visual Frontier onboard to help the team deliver another amazing-looking show … which Josh accomplished with some help from a large Robe moving light rig – nearly 150 fixtures! The final […]

Eventech use Absen Polaris for great looking shows

  Eventech, a well-respected technical supply company based in Centurion, Pretoria, are turning heads with their latest Absen Polaris 3.9 indoor / outdoor LED screens which they have inventively incorporated into some really fantastic looking productions. “Our decision to go with the Absen brand was, in short, a no brainer,” said Wynand Veldsman from Eventech. […]

SOS supports National Children’s Theatre

   The SOS, a charity by DWR Distribution, was pleased to bring a smile to the National Children’s Theatre with the donation of two Longman LED RGB Parcans to be used on the upcoming Roald Dahl’s The Witches, staged this Saturday, 13thOctober in Parktown. National Children’s Theatre is the busiest and most successful children’s theatre […]

Deeley Motorcycle Exhibition ‘pops’ with color from Vari-Lite LEDs

  Vancouver, Canada – One of Canada’s leading motorcycle museums was given a striking, colorful new appearance this summer, thanks to high performance LED lighting fixtures from Vari-Lite, a Signify (Euronext: LIGHT) entertainment lighting brand. Entertainment technology specialist ShowTech AVL was called in to upgrade the existing window lighting scheme for Deeley Motorcycle Exhibition’s 100 Years of […]

Gearhouse South Africa Invests in Astera

  Gearhouse South Africa (GHSA) became the latest rental company in the country to invest in Astera wireless LED products since leading sales company DWR Distribution was announced as the distributor in June, with the purchase of 48 x Astera AX3 ‘Lightdrops’. Gearhouse SA’s then sales manager, Bill Lawford, lost no time in placing their […]

Vectorworks Basic Training to be hosted in Cape Town

  Vectorworks users in Cape Town are invited to join Dylan Jones from DWR Distribution for a Basic Training course on 28th October from 9am to 5pm. The course will be hosted at DWR Cape Town and will cover a range of topics including Layouts and Palettes, Basic Tools, Classes and Layers, Spotlight Tools, Renderworks, Basic […]

AJR the first in South Africa with L-Acoustics Syva

Pretoria based rental company AJR have decided on the L-Acoustics colinear Syva system to offer high-end quality audio to their corporate events. In doing so, they have become the first in South Africa to purchase Syva. Altus van Rensburg is both the owner of AJR as well as a Financial Broker and Adviser at Sanlam, […]

The industry and SOS say goodbye to Lebogang

A soldier in the frontline of the South African technical industry, it’s with a sad heart that the industry bid farewell to Lebogang Sediane, a lighting technician and freelancer, regularly working for companies like MGG, Gearhouse, AV Unlimited, Stage Effects and many more. Lebogang, fondly known as Lebza, passed away on 25thSeptember and leaves behind […]

Audix microphones key to audio makeover of Mythics proportions

Mythics is an award-winning Oracle systems integrator, consulting firm, and managed services provider. Based in Virginia Beach, Virginia, they deliver technology solutions to the federal government, state and local governments, as well as commercial, higher education and research, utilities, and healthcare sectors. Dissatisfied with the existing beamforming, hanging microphones installed in their conference rooms, they sought […]

Introducing Vectorworks University: Your one-stop shop for training

Vectorworks has always provided helpful training content such as  Getting Started Guides, webinars, YouTube channel and of course, Planet Vectorworks. Now they’re taking things one step further to ensure users have the opportunity to learn, navigate, and excel in our software in one place. Online classes, tutorials, and webinars on topics such as BIM, site modeling, and entertainment […]