LiteGear Appoints New CEO Mike Wagner as Al DeMayo Transitions to Chairman Role As part of a leadership succession plan, transformational CEO Al DeMayo will become executive chairman of the company’s newly established board of directors Mike Wagner will join the Los Angeles-based TV and cinema lighting company as CEO on August 5. LiteGear co-founder Al DeMayo, currently the company’s chief executive officer who is widely credited for growing the company from startup to .
The Veteran Gaffer Entered Familiar Waters as he Dove into the Latest Unbreakable Installment, Glass When Chief Lighting Technician Ryan Lynch was asked to come back for the follow up to 2017’s Split, he jumped at the opportunity and was thrilled to reunite with Director M. Night Shyamalan and DP Mike Gioulakis. Being his second rodeo into the Unbreakable universe, Lynch was excited to tackle new challenges and jump through the hurdles Glass presented. .
It’s amazing what can happen in a year and keeping up with the continuous improvements and new products for film and broadcast can be difficult when juggling filming commitments and life in genera. However, IBC 2018 is the perfect exhibition to help you getup to speed with all the latest equipment and get hands on with a variety of products. Once again, LCA will .
Director of Photography, Benedict Spence, gives us an insight into filming a car scene with James Corden and the LiteRibbon from LiteGear. “I was approached by @Fulwell73 to shoot the opening titles of a London Special of The Late Late Show with James Corden. A hit show in the states for CBS, they were coming over to the UK to do a week of live shows. The US title sequence features James Corden on .
Director of Photography, Benedict Spence is the proud owner of the LiteTile and LiteMats, both of which were key fixtures when lighting comedy series, GameFace. Wanting to do the series and writer justice, Benedict describes how he used the LiteGear products to reflect the witty and tender emotions that resonates throughout this sitcom about navigating your thirties when you’re under-prepared. “Andrew Chaplin and I shot the pilot for GameFace in 2013 but it .
The KitPlus Show is now in it’s 8th Year with continued growth in Manchester in the heart of MediaCityUK. 2017 saw their return to Ashton Gate Stadium in Bristol with it’s newly refurbished exhibition venue where many new visitors were welcomed. Now, in 2018, they are adding Glasgow back at The Glasgow Science Centre which will see the start of three 2018 shows on the 31st May, then heading south to .
Catch up on the highlights from the LCA stand at the 2018 BSC Show held at the beginning of February in Battersea, London. The LiteTile was setup with a chase programme showing its capabilities for changing colour, intensity and flicker with 10 strips of 2×8 in a large 8×20′ frame We also caught up with Mike from Hudson Spider who gave a quick overview on their award winning Redback. Finally, .
This year at IBC sees LCA and partners, showing some new and innovative lighting, dimmers and accessories, as well as offering some amazing prizes in our prize draw. You could be one of four lucky winners who will receive either: LiteGear LiteMat 2L kit €1,000 worth of DoPchoice products of your choice Cineo Matchbox Annual subscription to the BSC Magazine. To win one of these great prizes, all you need to do is visit .