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UK - It’s all hands on deck as moving light rental specialist, Richard Martin Lighting, join lighting designer Lee Allen for a new series of Swashbuckle for Cbeebies.

Filmed at dock10 studios, this exciting game show for children aged 2 – 9 sees The Swashbucklers pitted against the crew of the Scarlet Squid. The Swashbucklers quest? To retrieve the jewels stolen from presenter Gem. If successful, the naughty pirates must walk the plank into the Ship’s Mess – a pit of green gunge that is so synonymous with children’s television.

The lighting is fun, energetic and totally fit for a show that has been referred to as ‘pre-school pantomime Crystal Maze meets Funhouse’. Lee Allen has incorporated a mixture of units including the old salt Stage Zoom 1200s, VL1000TS, VL3000 Spot and the Mac Auras.

The Mac Aura is an award-winning wash light that is still proving popular with lighting designers

everywhere. This is in part due to its versatility as a powerful beam and wash as well as the fact it is first LED moving head wash light to unite multi-colour beam LEDs with a backlight LED array which removes the synthetic look that of other LED wash lights.

16th May 2016

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