Last week, NASA successfully tested their 6th in the developmental RS-25 engine-testing for 8.5 minutes, the time it will offiicially take the new SLS rocket to launch and reach earth’s orbit. Lights Magazine was there on behalf of NASA Social attending with 50 other attendees tweeting, blogging and snapping away using hashtags #slsfiredup #nasasocial and #journeytomars […]
As NASA prepares for returning astronauts to space in a few years, we’re attending one of the key events that will lead up to completing America’s leap back into space.
Friday, April 10, 2010 – DALLAS Lights Magazine Design Director, Troy Myatt, was selected by NASA among 50 to attend media events and 6th launch of the SpaceX CRS-6 (Commercial Resupply Services) cargo resupply flight to the International Space Station at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Troy will be will be there to document […]
Your event could make or break your business. It’s important that you have everything you need, where you need it, and when you need it. Conducting a proper site survey prior to the event is essential to your success. The following are ten things that you need to take a look at, prior to choosing […]
Call it the brainstorm versus the bottom line. The concepts versus the cash. The creative dreams versus the budget nightmares. Whatever you want to call it, when art and commerce meet, there’s always a tangible tension between big creative ideas and limited budgets. In the event production business, where variables are more numerous, direct […]
Our featured artist for this issue is New York illustrator Brett Affrunti. We’ve worked with Brett on several other publications, and he always hits the mark in translating our stories into works of art. We had the chance to catch up with Brett in between projects to ask him: “What inspires you?” Growing up, did […]
How do you turn a building into a must-see event? Through 3D projection mapping, which can transform just about any surface into a dazzling, dynamic video extravaganza. Specialized software makes it possible to project motion graphics and video onto solid objects, making it appear that the buildings are morphing, moving and melding before your eyes. Combine […]
The proud, jubilant atmosphere at the groundbreaking of the George W. Bush Presidential Center. The legendary Coca-Cola Centennial, which established a new benchmark for corporate events. The memorable theme music of American Top 40, heard by radio listeners worldwide. The interactive celebration of the Boy Scouts of America’s 100th anniversary, filled with tradition and reverence. All of these […]