I spent 20 years touring the world with various musical acts. In 1999, I decided it was time for a break from the road. I still design concert lighting for a few bands each year, but once a tour is up and running I leave the lighting to a director. Touring is a young man's game. Plus, this enables me to keep a hand in multiple projects.
Once summer rolls around, a lot of my corporate lighting work — trade shows, business meetings — slows down, leaving me time to catch up on the latest