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Christie HS Series 1DLP Projectors
Elation Proteus Brutus LED Wash FX Luminaire
Elation Professional has expanded its Proteus line of IP65-rated luminaires with the Proteus Brutus , a 70,000-lumen LED wash FX fixture capable of high intensity washes and narrow beams that can cut through at long distances .
Coupled with a 5 to 50-degree zoom and 220mm ( 8.7 in .) front lens , it is ideally suited for use on the largest outdoor stages , but has application anywhere powerful beams and powerful wash coverage is desired . The Proteus Brutus houses a high-efficiency 1200W 6,500K White LED engine . Together with a full spectrum CMY colour mixing system , the Brutus is capable of creating a virtually unlimited variety of shades . Other additions include linear CTO colour correction , as well as a fixed six-position colour wheel for added colour customization , including UV and high CRI options .
Christie has announced the launch of the next generation of its HS Series 1DLPprojectors with three new models . Ranging in brightness from 15,750 to 23,650 lumens , the new models feature enhanced colour performance for brighter visuals with new Christie BoldColor + technology .
The DWU15-HS , DWU19-HS , and DWU23-HS are 15,750 ; 19,150 ; and 23,650 lumens respectively , increasing the range of brightness while maintaining the quiet operation and cost-efficiency of the original HS Series . With the addition of new BoldColor + technology , colours in the new generation of HS Series projectors are brighter and bolder with deeper blacks and more natural and realistic on-screen images , according to the company .
The DWU19-HS and DWU23-HS models support passive polarized 3D out of the box , and all models include onboard Christie Twist for warping and blending and are compatible with Christie Mystique . Mystique is an automated camera-based alignment and recalibration software solution to quickly install , align , calibrate , and maintain multi-projector systems . Additionally , accessories for the first generation of the HS Series , including lenses and mounts , are compatible with the new models . For more information , contact Christie : 519-744-8005 , www . christiedigital . com .
RATstands Choral Risers
RATstands has unveiled its new Choral Risers . The three- or fourstep risers have been designed using the SpeedDeck Staging system , for a safe , sturdy , and reliable performance riser option .
SpeedDeck Performance Risers are simple and quick to set up and break down between shows and rehearsals . Features include aluminium legs attached by quick action levers , ability to add guardrails using quick fit sockets and a hex key , and the ability to connect risers to create a wider system using a SpeedLock key operated from above the platform .
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