Links to other Websites
Commercial Lighting Suppliers
- Joshua 1 Systems - Joshua 1 Systems Inc. is a hardware and software development
house who have created a range of affordable pixel and DMX interface devices aimed at the home display market.
- Stellascapes - Stellascapes is an engineering company specialising in lighting
products. Their E16 will be used from 2011 an on to drive the Megatree's initial 16 strings, and later it will be expanded
to 32 strings, probably for the 2012 display. They also have various LED pixel strings for both commercial and home displays,
both of which are of the highest quality, and are excellent value for money.
- Aus Christmas Lighting - The Australian "Home" for
many people involved in animated Christmas Lighting. Initially designed to support the owners Tiger series of boards,
it has expended into an excellent and diverse mix of users.
- Do It Yourself Christmas - Initially starting off as a
US based board, many Australians make this their second home. There is a wealth of information on AC, DC, LED and Incandescent
lighting, DMX, and many different controllers.
- LightShow Pro - The forum for support of the lighting software
LSP, my choice to control the 2011 and 2012 show.
New South Wales
- A Very Eddy Christmas - Located in Albion Park, Eddy has expanded his
display dramatically in the last few years thanks to pixels.
- CsCool Lights - Located in Belrose, Colin has done well in his display, and it helps to have a house that really suits an animated lights display. In previous years they have raised money for the Alannah and Madeline Foundation, to help Protect children from Violence.
- Mannings AV XMAS - Located in Flinders View, Steve and his family put on a great display when Steve is not falling off the roof.
- Tamborine Christmas Lights - Located in Tamborine, this LOR based display is definately worth a look, and a regularly updated Blog keeps people aware of what is happing with the display.
- Christmas in Melbourne - John's excellent display in Doncaster East.
- Tuppets Lights - Tess and her father Bruce put on a brilliant display in Kew. I expect bigger and better things in the future from this pair, as their attention to detail is brilliant.
- Christmas on Clarafield - 2012 is their first year with Animated Lighting, but based on their incandescent lighting, I think this will be a house worth seeing if you are nearby.
- Ballarat's Dazzling Lights - David has put on a great display in Ballarat, and is the talk of the town during Christmas.