A New Rosco Website Includes A New Resource For Lighting Designers

by Stan Schwartz, Executive Vice President On May 21st Rosco launched its upgraded website. The website contains scores of pages about the company’s multiple product lines.  It has been upgraded to make it easier and faster for visitors to navigate within the product pages and among the product lines. You’ll also find it easier to…

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Background Check – Staying Historically Accurate with Rosco Backdrops

For over twenty five years, Rosco Digital Imaging has been producing backdrops for movies, television and stage productions. During that time, they pioneered the technology to create state-of-the-art, digitally printed backdrops that provide the backgrounds seen behind the sets of productions on the small and big screen. The hit “CSI” franchise on CBS is the…

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Creating a Smoke Screen for a New Look

Fog, smoke, mist and haze effects have been incorporated into productions of all types and sizes to evoke an emotional response from the viewer. In some cases, the fog is actually a central character to the action. For example, the 2005 remake of “The Fog” made its smoky mist an antagonist that the other characters…

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How Joel Almost Checked Off A Goal From His Bucket List

As WFTV, the ABC affiliate in Orlando, began to prepare for their long-haul coverage of the Casey Anthony Trial outside the Orange County Courthouse, they began to think about how the quality of their newscasts would be much better if they could bring their reporters and anchors in out of the elements – but still…

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Spectrum Elements: Rosco adds another member to the ASC!

In this new series of posts that we’re calling Spectrum Elements, we’ll take a closer look at the elemental building blocks of Rosco – the individual employees that make the company function on a daily basis. This first post was inspired by one of our colleagues experiencing a truly rare honor. Very few companies in…

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We Call It SUPER Heat Shield For A Reason

Getting the longest life from your gel is one of the most common challenges facing any lighting professional in theatre, film, television, or architecture. Rosco manufactures a range of protective filters that not only will help prolong the life of your color filters but can also protect the subjects lit by your high temperature lighting…

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LitePad Kits: The Proper Kit for the Proper Use

As a part of our recent upgrade to LitePad HO+ and LitePad Axiom, we have also released a new range of LitePad Kits going from two LitePad Kits to nine different LitePad Kits to choose from. Today’s Spectrum post will offer some guidance to choosing the proper kit for your project and highlight how one…

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LitePad HO+ and Axiom: Product Upgrades Born out of Customer Feedback

Rosco launched its award-winning line of LitePad lighting fixtures back in the spring of 2007. Since then, LitePad has delivered lighting professionals an LED based light source that was slim enough and light-weight enough to hide or mount everywhere they needed a little extra soft, indirect light in the shot. Since then, we have made…

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Happy Halloween from Rosco Spectrum

When you work for Rosco, Halloween is the best holiday of the year! It’s the one time of year we get to show off to all of the muggles (non-entertainment folk) what we do. When the cheapo fog machines hit the Target/Wal-Mart shelves, we get to turn to our friends and loved ones and say…

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