Patent number US 8,517,577 B2 The Production Resource Group (PRG) was awarded an interesting patent on braking for moving lights. Specifically, this brake system act in the same manner that a truck’s air brakes work and is applicable to the motors of a moving light. Under ordinary circumstances, when a moving light is de-energized, the…

Martin Professional A/S, the powerhouse in the entertainment lighting industry, was awarded a US patent on a moving light/manual follow spot hybrid titled “Intelligent Light Fixture With Manual Follow Spot Function.” Patent number 8,449,141, with a priority date of Dec 23, 2010, is shown below. This is an interesting design and could be useful for…

The Mac Aura is a unique fixture because of the eye candy aura effect Martin Professional, one of the leaders in the entertainment lighting industry, was granted a US design patent yesterday on an application filed January 11, 2012. Martin is currently known for their industry standard line of moving light fixtures with the prefix…