Focal Press Book: Automated Lighting, 2nd Edition, The Art and Science of Moving Light in Theater, Live Performance, and Entertainment by Richard Cadena

Focal Press Book: Automated Lighting, 2nd Edition, The Art and Science of Moving Light in Theater, Live Performance, and Entertainment by Richard Cadena

Focal Press Book: Automated Lighting, 2nd Edition, The Art and Science of Moving Light in Theater, Live Performance, and Entertainment by Richard Cadena

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Focal Press Book: Automated Lighting, 2nd Edition, The Art and Science of Moving Light in Theater, Live Performance, and Entertainment by Richard Cadena

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Automated Lighting, 2nd Edition is a book for anyone interested or involved in theater or movie lighting. This second edition now includes areas previously not covered such as LED lighting and plasma lamps. Additional topics covered are color management, programmable venues latest developments in electronics and much more.

The book is written is easy to understand language and stays away from "techie" talk. Whether you are new to the field or a veteran, you'll easily understand the contents and realize why this work is considered a lighting bible. 

About the Author: Richard Cadena is the author of "Focus on Lighting Technology," editor of Pro Lights and Staging News magazine, an Authorized WYSIWYG Trainer, and 20-year veteran of the entertainment lighting industry including stints with two of the world's largest automated lighting manufacturers.

He has a background in electrical engineering and electronics, and he is a freelance lighting designer with a portfolio of several major lighting designs and installations and is proficient in WYSIWYG, LD Assistant, and Vectorworks. He has been an instructor of classes in automated lighting technology with the Show Training Network, and a moderator of several lighting panels and seminars at Pro Production and Inspiration trade shows.

Easy to read with minimal "tech-talk"
Covers the latest advances in lighting displays, such as automated LED other and programmable displays
Methods for using electronics
Table of Contents
  • 1Description
Subject Theatre & Set Construction
Author Richard Cadena
Edition 2nd
Hard/Soft Cover Paperback
Pages 472
Dimensions 9.2 x 7.5 x 1.3" (23.4 x 19 x 3.3cm)
Illustrations Yes
ISBN Number
  • ISBN-10: 0240812220
  • ISBN-13: 978-0240812229
  • Publisher Focal Press
    Date Published March 2010
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 2.5 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.1 x 7.4 x 1.0"

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