Lighting Plot And Gear List For Eurovision 2016

Andres Putting (EBU)

Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden featured lighting design by Fredrik Jönsson, with assistant lighting designer Emma Landare. Lighting programmers are Timo Kauristo, Danne Persson, Fredrik Stormby, and Calle Brattberg, with video programming by Neil Trenell, Pekka Martti, and Fraser Walker. Technical partners for the show and broadcast are LitecomPixmobMA LightingGreen HippoCyberhoistLive Media GroupVisual Act, and Barco. 

Check out the lighting plot and equipment list below.

Check out our full Project in Focus on Eurovision, and stay tuned for more coverage, sponsored by SHS Global.

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Lighting Designer: Fredrik Jönsson

Assistant Lighting Designer: Emma Landare

Video Content Designer: Mikki Kunttu

Lighting programmers: Calle Brattberg, Danne Persson, Fredrik Stormby, Timo Kauristo

Followspot caller: Q-Lan Wallertz

Video programmers: Neil Trenell, Fraser Walker, Pekka Martti

Lighting Equipment List


11 MA Lighting grandMA2 Light (5 active, 5 spares + one remote)

3 MA Lighting grandMA2 full-size (Video control)

Main Rig

88 Robe BFML Blade

6 Robe BFML Spot

308 Clay Paky Sharpys

166 Clay Paky Sharpy Wash 330

120 Clay Paky Mythos

58 Clay Paky Scenius Spot

67 LightSky AquaBeam

173 Harman Martin Professional MAC Aura

105 Harman Martin Professional Atomic 3000 LED with scrollers

90 Ayrton MagicDot-R

40 Philips Vari-Lite VL3500 Wash

200 SGM P-5

8 Robert Juliat Lancelot 

5 BBS Lighting pipeline

6 ARRI 300W fresnel

Act Extras

108 High End Systems UNO (United Kingdom)

5 Clay Paky Stormy (United Kingdom)

30 ADJ Dotz Matrix (Belgium)

21 Chromlech Elidy-Big (Sweden)


12 Barco HDQ40 Barco projectors

19 Green Hippo V4 Hippotizer media servers

71,000,002 pixels resolution

10 High End Systems MMS mirrors

143 total kilometers of cable

1,397 total meters of truss

15 total kilometers of high voltage Powerlock cable

4.64 MW of generator power

25,300 control channels (light)

900 square meters of hires LED

Check out our full Project in Focus on Eurovision, and stay tuned for more coverage, sponsored by SHS Global.

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