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Hog Factor 2019 is set for Prolight + Sound

Hog Factor 2019 is set for Prolight + Sound
Hog Factor 2019 is set for Prolight + Sound

Germany – High End Systems is pleased to announce the three finalist teams that will be competing in the Hog Factor final at Prolight + Sound in Frankfurt on the 3rd April 2019: ‘AKA’ from the UK, ‘Vienna Illuminates’ from Austria and ‘STEX’, also from Austria. The lighting programming contest will take place on the High End Systems booths in Hall 12.1 from 5pm.

The contest, known as the world’s premier academic lighting programming competition, will see each team provide a performance lighting piece programmed on a Hog console to a specified song via a Capture visualiaation file.

Attendees are invited to join the crowds at the High End stand (B41) on Wednesday 3rd April at 5pm for the latest instalment of Hog Factor. The shortlisted teams will be pitted against each other to win exclusive prizes and the greatly sought-after Hog Factor Prolight Champion accolade. The winners will be selected by a judging panel of industry lighting designers.

Visitors to the show can discover a selection of the newest products by High End Systems in Hall 12.1. Product specialists will be on hand to deliver demonstrations and provide expert insight into High End Systems’ pioneering automated lighting technology.

Attendees can look out for the much anticipated, latest fixture by High End Systems: TurboRay. This new fixture in the company’s FX range offers a classic retro look with its radial diffusers, and can be used as a narrow-angle wash light or as a powerful hard edge beam that produces beautiful aerial effects and more.

Also on display will be new fixtures SolaFrame 1000 and SolaSpot 3000. The SolaFrame 1000 offers a diverse feature set and is available in Ultra-Bright and High CRI versions. SolaSpot 3000 boasts more than 37,000 lumen output with a Bright White LED engine. It offers an unprecedented amount of effect combinations: three gobo wheels for a total of 21 patterns, two animation wheels, two prisms, aerial effects and more.

Alongside High End Systems in Hall 12.1 there will be ETC, High Ends’ parent company. ETC will showcase its latest line up of product innovations including consoles, luminaires, stage machinery, architectural systems and more.

 

27th March 2019

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