Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
23/05/2023

ACT Entertainment To Offer Lighting Controllers From Visual Productions

News Image
ACT Entertainment is to begin offering lighting controllers from Amsterdam-based manufacturer Visual Productions to customers in the United States.

This includes the brand's latest solution, RdmRelay, as well as its CueCore3 and TimeCore products, which will all be presented at the ACT Entertainment Booth at InfoComm 2023 (Booth 3643).

The latest Visual Productions innovation is the RdmRelay, a DIN rail-mounted device with four heavy-duty relays that are 16A/250V AC resistive. Controllable via RDM and DMX512-A, the RdmRelay can be set via an RDM commissioning tool. It can also switch 110V/230V equipment with up to 16 Amps per relay, ideal for controlling non-DMX equipment or switching off a lighting installation. Powered with 9-24V DC 5W (PSU optional), the EN55103-1/EN55103-2-compliant RdmRelay can operate in -4°F to 122°F (-20°C to 50°C) temperatures with humidity ranging from 10- to 80-percent.

ACT Entertainment will also showcase the Visual Productions CueCore3, a DMX lighting controller for fixed installations that boasts 2,048 channels. A completely solid-state device, the CueCore3 is a secure, low maintenance control solution. The on-board flash-drive memory allows for storing DMX shows, while programming is done through the CueluxPro lighting control software or dynamic web interface. Additionally, playback can be fully automated and triggered by various IP-based protocols ― such as DPI, MIDI or an internal scheduler. Featuring SMPTE timecode and a real-time clock with battery, the CueCore3 can be powered over ethernet or with 9-24V DC 500mA. The CueCore3 can be set on a desktop, on a DIN rail or as a 19-inch rack-mounted device using an optional adapter.

Finally, the Visual Productions TimeCore is a one-stop toolbox for timecode. It is a simple and reliable device for generating, following and converting various timecode protocols ― for everything from SMPTE and MTC to Art-Net. Capable of sending and receiving popular show control protocols, TimeCore can synchronize all AV elements of a show, such as sound, lighting, video, animatronics and pyrotechnics. Additionally, the built-in event system can be set on a timeline that enables users to send triggers to non-timecode-capable devices. The TimeCore can be controlled via web interface and all programming data is saved in a solid-state flash drive memory device. With a large seven-segment display, user-definable controls and mounting options that include desktop and DIN rail, TimeCore is also easy to operate.

www.actentertainment.com
VMI.TV Ltd

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

20/05/2024
Sterling Event Group Streamlines Live Event Productions With AJA
Live event productions only happen once, which is why real-time monitoring and redundant recording are crucial to the workflows that power them. They'
15/11/2019
Kinotehnik: Best In Class Lighting For Compact Lighting
We all know very well how reliant on lighting we are to capture images in all forms of filming and photography. Quite simply, without lighting, things
09/11/2017
Cineo Lighting, NBCUniversal To Showcase Lighting Solutions
Cineo Lighting will co-exhibit with NBCUniversal at Live Design International (LDI) 2017 (Booth 2817), later this month when the show takes place at t
12/10/2017
BB&S Lighting Adds New LED Lighting Fixtures
BB&S Lighting has announced the introduction of 3' and 4' Pipeline Free remote phosphor LED lighting fixtures. The 3' and 4' (914mm and 1,219mm) sizes
28/03/2007
A.C. Lighting Installs Lighting System At Motion Capture And Green Screen Studio
A.C. Lighting’s Special Projects division has supplied and installed the lighting system for Amersham & Wycombe College’s newly opened Motion Capture
03/02/2004
Lighting and sound Lighting Logic specialists launched
Mick Cocker and Matt Miles have launched Lighting Logic Ltd, a lighting and sound sales, design and installation company. Based at Maidstone Studios i
21/09/2016
VER Introduces UK Lighting Hub
VER has announced it has expanded its lighting division with the establishment of a full-support lighting department in the company's London branch. I
30/11/2006
Stirling Productions, EO Teilifís, Tyrone Productions and MnE Productions Organise Drama Workshops In Belfast
The first workshop in a series took place on Saturday 25th November in Belfast. The workshops are being organised to train writers and to develop stor
11/07/2014
EBU Measurement Method Makes LED Lighting Shine
LED lighting first became interesting to those working in studio production because it offers enormous savings in terms of power requirements, as well
28/07/2021
Magewell Announces New Multi-Device Management Software
Magewell has unveiled its new multi-device management software Magewell Cloud ahead of its expected launch later this year. Available free of charge f
09/01/2020
MSolutions To Unveil Several Features To Its MS-TestPro Portable Test Device
MSolutions is to unveil several built-in and modular features to its MS-TestPro portable test device at ISE 2020. MSolutions will exhibit at the HDBas
06/09/2019
TSL Products To Display IP for Device Control At IBC 2019
At IBC 2019 (Stand 10.B41), TSL Products will demonstrate its thinking around control and management in ST-2110 IP networks in light of the work it is
29/08/2019
Magewell To Unveil NDI Decoder Device
Magewell is to unveil its second powerful NDI decoder device in its Pro Convert family at IBC 2019 exhibition. The new Pro Convert for NDI® to HDMI mo
16/11/2017
AJA Announces Io IP Device
AJA Video Systems has unveiled the new Io IP capture and output device for broadcast IP workflows. The device, which is portable, simplifies the trans
25/07/2016
RTW Announce New Hardware Device
RTW is to demonstrate its range of monitoring and metering software and hardware devices, as well as new product updates at IBC 2016, Stand 8.D89. The