The Lighting Nerds
About This Show
The Lighting Nerds is a bi-monthly podcast that talks about the technology used in entertainment lighting, lighting industry news, hosts interviews with people in the field, and generally banter about lighting.
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Episode 020 - Clever Title Name
Remember when I said we'd be back soon? I lied. But Josh is back, and Gavin is not. It's Lighting Nerds, and we're still doing this! In this episode: News items Samsung acquires Harmon, including Martim. Cue the jokes about exploding moving lights WSJ's take on it: tl;dr: it's all about cars http://www.wsj.com/articles/samsung-to-buy-u-s-auto-parts-supplier-harman-for-8-billion-1479107476 Some more LDI stuff Portman Custom Lights P1 grandMA shade: http://www.ma-shade.com/ YESSSS Tea Time Craig and Josh talk about lighting for television Lighting term of the day Dichroic The etymology: Greek origins, meaning “two-colored”. It refers to glass with a special optical coating which allows it to reflect all light except certain wavelengths. Lights that change colors use this type of glass almost exclusively for its resistance to heat-related fading, and for the very pure color of the transmitted light. Lighting quiz: I get to quiz Josh