One topic we’ve found that surprises many people who are interested in using laser is the necessity of fog or haze for aerial laser shows. Read on to see why you need fog or haze to get the most out of your laser setup!
We get asked all the time from people who are getting into custom laser shows and programming, “How can I run Pangolin software on my Mac if the programs are meant for PC?”
Quickshow XL and Beyond XL are X-Laser’s expanded versions of the popular laser control software programs by Pangolin, and both programs are indeed meant for Windows operating systems.
Fortunately, there are a couple of options you can choose to be able to run Windows-only software on your Mac, even alongside programs running in a Mac desktop, like DJ software.
Here’s our third post in our series of educational content. For the first two posts, check out our Facebook page (click here).
With laser projectors, there are two main methods of scanning a laser beam: stepper motors and galvanometer scanners. Here, we’re going to get into the basics of these systems and how they stand apart from one another.
New this week to our Web site is a revamped “Find a Dealer” tool including an interactive map to help you find your nearest authorized X-Laser retailer. The map offers full contact information for hundreds of X-Laser dealers across the USA, as well as a filtering function to see which dealers offer our products in their online stores.
This March, X-Laser will be visiting three of the biggest trade shows for the entertainment and live attractions industries. Come say “Hi” at these shows this spring!
During the weekend of Jan. 22, 2016, the Washington, D.C., metro area (and X-Laser HQ) experienced a historic snowstorm, with some areas receiving as many as 36 inches of snow in just over 24 hours.
We saw this as an opportunity to put our Skywriter HPX to the test in a rather extreme scenario. Check out the full story! Continue reading “#LaserBlizzard of 2016, starring the Skywriter HPX”