Industry News

  • Painting with light at Jimmies

    27 May 2013   By Louise Stickland   Luc Peumans of Painting With Light designed spectacular lighting and visuals for the 2013 Jim TV Awards AKA ‘The Jimmies’, staged ...[Read more...]
  • Vectorworks Training

    21 May 2013 You are invited for the first official Vectorworks Basic to Intermediate Training Course to be hosted at DWR Distribution. The two day course will be held on the 30 ...[Read more...]
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 launch

    16 May 2013 Forming part of the Samsung Galaxy S4 World Tour, the Galaxy S4 was launched to the South African market at the Sandton Convention Centre ...[Read more...]
  • Welcome to Mediatech Brad Schiller

    14 May 2013 Brad Schiller Product Marketing Manager Philips Entertainment Group       Brad Schiller will be attending Mediatech for the first time this year. Brad is also the author of the only book on ...[Read more...]
  • SA Fashion Week

    09 May 2013   SA Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2013 collections, coordinated by Director Lucilla Booyzen, was held from April 11 – 15 at the Rosebank Hotel, Johannesburg. SA Fashion ...[Read more...]
  • A beautiful thing for Robe

    09 May 2013 Story courtesy Louise Stickland   A substantial Robe moving light rig was used for the final of the 2013 Miss Universe Slovak Republic event, ...[Read more...]
  • Mediatech welcomes Koy

    08 May 2013 Koy Neminathan Sales Director Avolites   Anything significant that led you to work in this industry? Pure luck   Please mention your latest products? Titan Net Processor – Distributed DMX allowing 8 physical lines of ...[Read more...]
  • Rolling Stones 50th Anniversary Tour

    04 May 2013   Clay Paky Fixtures Rock with the Rolling Stones on 50th Anniversary Tour UK – World respected and multi-award winning lighting designer Patrick Woodroffe delivered ...[Read more...]
  • SA Business Awards

    04 May 2013 Celebrating the best South African companies, their products and services as well as the people behind them, the South African Premier Business Awards 2012 / 2013, a ...[Read more...]
  • SA boy for Jersey Boys

    02 May 2013 Alistair Kilbee   Alistair Kilbee, Managing Director of Gearhouse Splitbeam, is proving over and over again that South Africa has what it takes to offer ...[Read more...]
  • Drama students visit DWR

    30 April 2013 With the 2nd year Wits students are Stan Knight (back far right) and from DWR, Gareth Chambers and Dave Whitehouse.   For the first time in ...[Read more...]
  • South African Film and TV Awards

    29 April 2013   The seventh annual South African Film and Television (SAFTA) Awards took place at Gallagher Estate in Johannesburg on 15 and 16 March, with the ...[Read more...]
  • Nestle Awards

    29 April 2013   Photos by Christopher Bolton   Keystone Productions were awarded the role of Production Company, and MGG Productions as technical supplier, for the Nestle Conference ...[Read more...]
  • Clay Paky at Prolight + Sound

    24 April 2013 Clay Paky experienced a successful Prolight + Sound 2013 last week in Frankfurt, Germany. Traffic in the stand was busy and the company highlighted many new products. Sharpy ...[Read more...]
  • Gearhouse Splitbeam at Jersey Boys

    19 April 2013   Story Robyn D’Alessandro, Photos by Wong May   Latest buzz on the musical theatre wires is that the newly opened Jersey Boys at the Teatro, ...[Read more...]
  • Robe in Clash of the Choirs

    19 April 2013   – Louise Stickland reports   Robe once again was right at the heart of the action in South Africa when specified for filming ...[Read more...]
  • Robe makes a big Point at Frankfurt

    19 April 2013   Robe concluded its “Busiest and best” Prolight+Sound exhibition to date at the Frankfurt Messe! The action-packed 4-day Robe schedule included the launch of six innovative new fixtures, a press ...[Read more...]
  • Lighting for Methodist Church

    18 April 2013 When Northfield Methodist Church in Benoni, Johannesburg went looking for an AV Solution, they ended up with a successful turnkey solution, lighting included, thanks to the assistance ...[Read more...]
  • New gear for Shattered Glass

    17 April 2013 Ericcson launch   South African based rental company, Shattered Glass, have bought 20 new Robin fixtures and an Avolites Tiger Touch to cater for upcoming ...[Read more...]
  • Metro FM Music Awards

    15 April 2013   Robe was the lighting choice for the 12th annual Metro FM Music Awards held recently at the Durban ICC Arena. Dream Sets were commissioned ...[Read more...]