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About A.C. Lighting Inc.

Based in Toronto, with distribution centers locally and in New York state, A.C. Lighting Inc. was formed to support the growth of our UK-based parent company’s business in North America, to meet the specific needs of dealers and end users in the USA, Canada and Mexico.

We supply world-class lighting and associated rigging technologies for the theater, film, television, worship, exhibition and commercial markets. Our vast choice and stock-holding of products, accessories and consumables, coupled with in-house cable manufacturing facilities, provide a complete ‘one-stop’ service to meet all your lighting needs.

A.C. Lighting Inc. is the North American distributor for world-class technology brands including;

  • Chroma-Q®: LED Lighting
  • Vista by Chroma-Q: Lighting and Media Control Surfaces
  • PROLIGHTS: high value and high performance range of lighting, video and effects products
  • Luminex Network Intelligence: manufacturer of Data Distribution Equipment
  • Manfrotto and Avenger: Professional Lighting Stands and Accessories
  • Follow-Me: Remote Follow Spot Control Systems
  • LumenRadio: Wireless Lighting Control
  • Prolyte: Staging and Trussing; and
  • Jands: StageCL

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  • News Highlights

    Follow-Me TWO and SIX Now Available through A.C. Lighting Inc.

    September 28, 2020 10:25

    A.C. Lighting Inc., distributor of world-class lighting and rigging technologies, including Follow-Me Remote Follow Spot Control Systems, is pleased to announce the release of Follow-Me TWO and SIX.

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    A.C. Lighting Inc. Shows Support Through Red Alert

    September 2, 2020 07:38

    #RedAlert #WeMakeEvents #LightUpLive

    A.C. Lighting Inc. participated in #WeMakeEvents #RedAlert to show our support and solidarity for our industry.

    On September 1st (in the USA) and September 22nd (in Canada) from 9 pm to midnight the industry joined together to light their buildings red in to show support and raise awareness for the live events industry. Live events have been completely shut down due to COVID-19 because we work with large gatherings of people. Our industry was one of the first to shut down in March and will be one of the last to re-open, likely well into 2021 or 2022. This industry employs millions of people and affects hundreds of thousands of businesses like ours.

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    What's New in Vista 3 R3

    August 19, 2020 14:53

    Vista 3 R3 is almost here!

    Join Vista by Chroma-Q experts for a special webinar to discover What's New in Vista 3 R3.

    Embraced by leading designers, production companies, and venues around the world, Vista lets users focus on creating great-looking shows whilst still providing the power to control the finest details.

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    Follow-Me Assistant App is now available

    August 14, 2020 14:48

    Now available worldwide for free: The Follow-Me Assistant app for Apple iPhone! 

    Now available: the Follow-Me Assistant App for Apple iPhone. Using this app, you are able to fully utilize Follow-Me's laser measure integration. Connect the application to your Leica S910 DISTO laser measure device, and have the ability to retrieve the exact 3D location with regards to your origin point of any object right to your phone. Create measurement groups through the app, or receive fixture and calibration point names by synchronizing with Follow-Me.

    Visit the app store and search 'Follow-Me', or use this link in order to download the application to your phone.

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    Important Luminex Updates: GigaCore v2.8.4

    August 11, 2020 08:27

    The new GigaCore v2.8.4 firmware is now available on Luminex's website

    Please update to the latest version.

    There is a slightly modified release note and the GigaCore v2.8.4 firmware is now available for download.

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    Case Studies

    Chroma-Q® Fixtures Highlight WGN News Nation

    Chroma-Q® Fixtures Highlight WGN News Nation

    October 27, 2020 09:48

    Color Span 2 and Color One 100X

    North America – Eastern Lighting Design has been relying on Chroma-Q® products for many years and many projects, including their most recent lighting design project for WGN’s News Nation Studio. Specializing in TV and Broadcast Studios, Matt Gordon, President of Eastern Lighting, along with VP of Design Mick Smith, and supported by Barbizon Lighting Company, worked through the COVID-19 pandemic to provide the lighting for the Chicago based facility.

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    A.C. Lighting Inc. Delivers a Stellar Lighting Rig to Discovery Church

    A.C. Lighting Inc. Delivers a Stellar Lighting Rig to Discovery Church

    October 16, 2020 14:45

    Orlando-based multi-campus Discovery Church turns to A.C. Lighting Inc. to supply the lighting rig for their new worship space

    After 15 years at their original location in Orlando, FL, Discovery Church outgrew their space’s ability to effectively support their ministry. Purchasing a former Sports Authority retail space, the church renovated the building to support their needs for worship services. Headlining the new lighting rig are fixtures from PROLIGHTS and Chroma-Q®, controlled by Vista by Chroma-Q®, with data distribution by Luminex, all distributed by A.C. Lighting Inc.

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    Chroma-Q® Space Force™ fixture creates the feeling of an NBA Basketball Court

    Chroma-Q® Space Force™ fixture creates the feeling of an NBA Basketball Court

    October 2, 2020 14:34

    Chroma-Q® lights the NBA All Star Weekend Festivities

    North America - The Creative All-Star Series held during the NBA All Star weekend in February was full of excitement, fun, and opportunities for customers to experience what basketball is all about. 

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    New Studio Design for BBC World News America

    New Studio Design for BBC World News America

    September 9, 2020 10:37

    Studio Lighting provided by Chroma-Q® Studio Force II™ and Studio Force Phosphor™

    World-leading public service broadcaster BBC World News America recently underwent renovations to their high-profile studio in Washington, D.C. BBC is an iconic news brand known around the world. With a new set design, comes the need for new studio lighting. 

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    Chroma-Q Space Force is in Tune with Lighting Needs of American TV Shows

    Chroma-Q Space Force is in Tune with Lighting Needs of American TV Shows

    February 7, 2020 09:39

    North America – Cinematographer, Donald A. Morgan utilised Chroma-Q® Space Force™ LED fixtures to provide tunable soft lighting for filming the latest seasons of Netflix television show, The Ranch – for which he won a Primetime Creative Arts Emmy for ‘Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series’ – and ABC series, The Conners.

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