Mercury Fall 2018 Update

Mercury Fall 2018 Update
Fall is here and with it comes our Fall Mercury update! This is a FREE update for all Mercury users. Update includes:-2 more basic builders for 6 total-Streaming ACN support-Auto Source detection-Streamlined user interface-Added “Simple” mode to allow you to patch the laser without a master-General performance and reliability improvements

Stonewolf Studios brings lasers into dance

Stonewolf Studios brings lasers into dance
Dustin Derry of Stonewolf Studios designed some excellent looks for the Chicago Tap Theatre using Skywriter HPX 2W units. Check out the great work he and his team are doing at www.stonewolf.com.

X-Laser is bringing laser to lighting designers

X-Laser is bringing laser to lighting designers
Thank you to the PLSN team for talking to us about our direct console control of lasers via Mercury! A word from our President, Adam Raugh: “As a long time reader of PLSN it’s a huge honor to not only be mentioned but to be interviewed as someone helping to move the industry forward. Thank you so much to Jim Hutchison and the PLSN team for having so much faith in X-Laser’s mission.”

Take good care of your eyes, you can only screw it up twice.

Take good care of your eyes, you can only screw it up twice.
August is national eye exam month! Remember to always operate your lasers safely and legally. Most optometrists now offer low cost photos of your retinas and we recommend that all laserists get them. Here’s a photo of a healthy retina of our president, Adam Raugh after years of working with lasers on a daily basis. 

“2 Billion Ways to Screw Up a Circle” video miniseries goes live

“2 Billion Ways to Screw Up a Circle” video miniseries goes live
We’ve added a new miniseries to our Mercury tutorials playlist on our YouTube page – “2 Billion Ways to Screw up a Circle.” What starts with a simple circle gobo becomes an assortment of intricate and easy-to-create laser effects – and it’s all done using our Mercury laser control system.  

X-Laser becomes official Avolites dealer

X-Laser becomes official Avolites dealer
X-Laser USA has partnered with Avolites Ltd (UK) to become an official dealer of Avolites lighting control products in the U.S., allowing seamless integration for X-Laser Mercury users.