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Spectral M800 Q4

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
After eight years and more than 30,000 sold fixtures, the Spectral M800 has been upgraded with a RGBW spotlight. The M800 has become an institution at festivals in Europe over the past eight years. Festivals like Extrema Outdoor, Rock Werchter, and Tomorrowland, but also projects like The Voice of Holland and the opening of the new harbour house in Antwerp all feature the Showtec Spectrals. Their robust casing, high reliability, and versatility makes the M800 the favourite spotlight amongst t...

Visit Highlite at the Prolight + Sound 2017 international trade fair in Frankfurt

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
Next month, we can look forward to the year's largest specialist trade fair in Frankfurt am Main and would be glad to welcome you to our stand from Tuesday 4 April to Friday 7 April. Booth 5.O B58 - B60

New: Showtec FX Drop

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
We've all been there: you're waiting for the big reveal of a product, but the fabric hiding it falls down at the wrong time. Showtec FX Drop offers a solution to this problem. If there is no voltage to the device, it will remain in the closed position. But as soon as the voltage is activated, the hook is released to reveal the previously secured object.

‘Paul Panzer’ stand-up show to use only Infinity Moving Lights

The German comedian Dieter Tappert, better known as Paul Panzer, is currently touring Germany with his roadshow ‘Invasion der Verrückten’ (The Madness Invasion). His performance on Saturday 4 March 2017 at the LANXESS arena in Cologne, in front of thousands of excited fans, featured a light show that used only Infinity fixtures.Thanks to the powerful light output, Dieter is confident that the light show will be just as impressive on larger stages. As he travels almost every day to different c...

96 Pixelmesh P12.5s at De Staat

On 18 February, De Staat performed at AFAS Live, previously known as the Heineken Music Hall (HMH). Our customer Kugel Licht en Geluid installed a large DMT LED screen on the stage, which will be used to simulate the band's famous dance from their video clip Witch Doctor, amongst others.

Odin: Active | Versatile | Character

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
Re-inventing the wheel? Well, no! Re-defining a line-array audio system, which can be deployed in a broad range of venues by basic as well as advanced users, is just something else. A fresh approach in the old, dusty arena of audio-solutions for small to medium sized events, up to 2500 visitors.Highest quality at an incredible price level!Odin Audio Systems: A fully active, modular and truly versatile audio system.

Unique application: LED screens by Media Service Maastricht

                  Our customer Media Service Maastricht has found an innovative way to use DMT LED screens. It has used Pixelscreens with a 3.9 mm pitch for a number of fixed installations in public buildings, and an F10 Pixelscreen hangs from the façade of their own business premises. Marco Stijnen of Media Service Maastricht has had a customized casing created for each of these screens.   &n...

Great news: Infinity Chimp software officially on version 1.0, consoles now released for sale!

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
Our flagship intelligent light consoles, the Chimp 100 and Chimp 300, are now on version 1.0. This is the first official version and replaces the beta versions. The new software improves the stability and adds some interesting features. Most important are the introduction of the new FX-engine, new Cuelist system, the updated fixture library and general bug fixes.

Infinity iM-2515 at the Amsterdam Dance Event

The Amsterdam Dance Event was held at Amsterdam ArenA in late October of last year. This music event has been held annually in Amsterdam since 1995. The latest edition drew approximately 375,000 visitors and featured 2,200 international artists, who performed at 140 locations over a five-day period. Hardwell, Nicky Romero, Martin Garrix, David Guetta, and Steve Aoki were just some of the artists from the DJ Mag Top 10 Poll that performed one or more sets.The mainstage of the ArenA featured ei...

Visit Highlite at the ISE fair in Amsterdam

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
Highlite will also be present at the 2017 Integrated Systems Europe fair, held in the RAI Amsterdam on 7-10 February 2017.

Infinity Sunpanels at Glory Collision – Badr Hari vs Rico Verhoeven

Many sports enthusiasts looked forward to December 10th 2016; it was the evening when two world-class MMA fighters  got into the ring for a highly anticipated fight. The event was held at the König Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany (capacity: 12.500 people). Ampco-Flashlight provided the sound & lighting equipment, installing 26 Sunpanels, 46 Showtec Active sunstrips and about 60 Compact Parcans. They had a clear goal in mind when they decided to use the Sunpanels: they want...

Holiday opening hours in December

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
We made two changes to our opening hours in December 2016:- 26-12 closed- 30-12 open until 3:00 PMHighlite is open from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM on all other days. We would like to wish you a wonderful holiday season and a happy New Year!

Showtec White-PIX at Memorylane Eindhoven

The fourth edition of the Memorylane Festival took place on Saturday 5 November 2016 in the Dutch city of Eindhoven. The festival brings together trance music fans to enjoy some of their old favourites such as Rank 1, Marco V, and Johan Gielen. The White-PIX 5x5 LED blinders added something special to the event.These compact blinders are equipped with 25 3W LEDs in the colour temperature 3200K. Their smart design means they are easily connectable. The concerts in Eindhoven used a total of for...

Showtec at the opening of the Port House in Antwerp

September 2016 saw the celebratory opening of the new Port House in Antwerp. Costing a hefty 75 million euros, this exceptional building has been designed in the form of a ship with an all-round glass façade and provides office space for a total of 500 employees. A choir and DJ put on the musical component during the inauguration, while Art of Confusion took care of the visual part of the outdoor event. Forty Showtec Spectral ZP-5s were used alongside 100 Spectral M800s, sixteen 250W Air...

Showtec Christmas lighting – a sustainable choice

Highlite International B.V Tim Dautzenberg
The Christmas season is around the corner and the days are getting shorter. This is the time of year when many companies begin to hang up decorative Christmas lighting around their buildings. Introduced last year, the Showtec Christmas lighting is a solid and easily installable lighting system that they could use!