Illuminated Integration worked to replace the existing theatrical lighting and house lighting system at Riverside Church in Fredericsburg, VA. Each house light fixture contained an incandescent 300 watt lamp. The existing dimming and control system was beginning to fail. The incandescent theatrical lighting fixtures required regular maintenance and new color filters often.
Illuminated designed a new house lighting system that brought the current draw down to 70 watts per fixture and reduced the house light quantity by 30%. The result was an additional 10 footcandles of house light when measured at the seating plane. The installed house light fixtures were DMX controlled fixtures. The Altman Chalice 70 was installed as the primary house lighting fixture. Alphabet Lighting NU6RD were installed under the balcony and included DMX drivers.
For control of the system, Illuminated designed an ETC Echo system. By integrating Echo Access, simple app-based control was given to the Church that allows control over both the house lighting and the theatrical lighting. The app also allows for preset control and simple updating of the button stations throughout the space.
For theatrical lighting, Illuminated Integration designed and installed ETC ColorSource Spots for frontlight and sidelight. ETC ColorSource PARs were installed over the stage for backlight. Having color control from every theatrical fixture allows the Church to spend less money on color filters and have a wider and richer span of color with brighter output of saturated colors. This is particularly useful for Riverside’s annual Christmas and Easter productions. For theatrical console control, Illuminated installed and configured the Jands Vista software solution. Training was also provided to ensure that the technical volunteers use the system to its full potential.
"Cutting edge knowledge, highly professional, and extremely competent. Illuminated Integration provided exceptional planning, pricing, delivery and installation of equipment and networking within our theater. We cannot imagine using anyone else for future work. These guys are really good!"Michael Starner Conestoga High School - Theatre Lighting Upgrades
"At Dorney Park we have a 200’ tall attraction that had an antiquated lighting system. It was inefficient, and static color changes would consume a large amount of time from our team. Illuminated Integration proposed a solution utilizing technology from SGM Lighting for our attraction. The tower is not only much brighter than before, but now it is the most visually stunning element in our skyline! The solution is easier to maintain, less expensive to operate and easier to manage color changes. I would definitely recommend considering Illuminated Integration and SGM Lighting for future projects."Michael Fehnel Dorney Park - Dominator
"Tyler and Mike from Illuminated did a superlative job with our Frederico Theater. They started the project soon after signing the contract, they met every deadline, they had no change orders, they communicated clearly and often and their training sessions were superb. We could not have asked for a better partner for Holy Ghost Prep's Frederico Theater."Tim Woods Holy Ghost Prep's Frederico Theater
"I am the Technical Director at Saint John Vianney High School in Holmdel, NJ. Illuminated did a complete overhaul of our audio system; replacing the speakers, sound board, infrastructure, 20 wireless body mics and receivers, and adding some plug and play XLR ports to the front of the stage which work off touchscreens in various places in the room. Everything works seamlessly and their tech support is top notch. They are always willing to help even at weird times (which is especially helpful if something goes wrong during or near showtime!)."Chris Scoles St. John Vianney High School - Theatre Audio System
"We’re really pleased with your recommendations and install. You’ve been a real blessing to the Faith Family in Hazleton!"Jim Paisley Faith - Hazleton, PA
"Illuminated Integration did an awesome job of upgrading our Live Stream. We went from SD to 1080. They were great to work with!"Josh Gill Doylestown Presbyterian Church - Sanctuary Video System