Drama Studio - Technical Guide - page 6

Lanterns
The different types of lanterns clockwise from the
right arePar Can (this one has a red gel on itmaking
the light red), Profile spotlight, Fresnel (this one has
‘barn doors’ to restrict the spread of light) andmoving
lights. Par Cans andFresnels are use for general
washes of light where asProfile spotlights can be
focused into a smaller area.All of these can be fitted
with gels or barn doors. They canalso be fittedwith
gobos allowing you to project an image such as lines
to suggest light passing thoughwindow blinds. The
moving lights havegels and goboswithin its casing
and these lanterns are also able tomove. These are
controlled though software calledmyDMX, not the
lighting desk.
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