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lightzilla last won the day on June 14 2015

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About lightzilla

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    1 hour out of Edmonton, AB
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    I am also Glad to be a member of Canada's newest Christmas forum.... http://www.lightenupcanada.com/
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    I learned about light-O-Rama in 2008 while running A.L. equipment. So in 2009 I sold my AL stuff & amp; bought ten 16 channel PC controllers.
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  1. lightzilla

    CCR's vs CCR II

    I still have 12 ribbons. I haven't used them in 5 years.
  2. lightzilla

    Arches for Halloween

    In my yard I don't have room for circles, & so arches work for me. On the other hand a person can have both. Circles in my ash tree might look cool.
  3. lightzilla

    Looking for 96 channel or more sequences

    Out of curiosity how many channels do you have? Is your setup done for the 2018 Christmas season?
  4. lightzilla

    What to do next year…

    There is another option. Like leaving the face of the house static for this year & putting up a nice mega tree or two, 15 mini trees, say 5 pixel arches (Smart Pixels) , 2 Marty fans (say 13 channels each) & then let me sequence a song for you. I need the practice. Been a couple years since I did a regular display. Spent to much time sequencing animation pixel Matrix or Tree sequences.
  5. lightzilla

    Continue The Story In 3 Words...

    under the mistletoe
  6. lightzilla

    Music Copyright laws???

    In Canada we have Socan (copyright protection for singer) . I sent 6 emails & 4 emails from 4 different people say there is no law forbidding you to play music in your yard for personal use. Oh but 2 email from 2 different people come back & say "you need this license (so for @$222 I can play any song I want publicly for the year.). Which isn't bad if we didn't have from March to Sept between 12 to 19 hours of daylight. I could play sequences that I created in Superstar all year. Nevertheless I go by those other emails. Howbeit I go about things differently as I go to Indie singers. I tell them what I do, show them my videos, promise them I will give them proper credit, with their website etc. Then they get back to me & some say "here, lets see what you can do with this Christmas song I wrote". A nice upbeat song, catchy & off I go. I say do you want me to pay for the song & they say, no....heck your doing all the work & giving me free promotion. Others I buy the songs from. I will tell you what, these artist help me beyond words. Via Christmas contests, I ask...I need a good song for my wife's birthday, Eddie bush comes back & says here is my gift to your wife. A fantastic song....made my wife's day. Some of the singers are right on the door step of Stardom. I have autographed cds, pictures, I received word that there is a new autographed picture coming my way. So I mix Indie singers Christmas music with some mainstream Christmas music in my display. On a side note. Choose your words wisely when you ask Indie singers for permission. Mega Arch is catching on to this Indie singer stuff. I said to Mega Arch.....how would you like my sequence to "Santa's Got A New Ride"...he said yes...I sent it...but I said there is one catch....you can't buy the song....you need to ask the artist for the song. Good practice. Now Mega Arch is a hero for doing a song called Breathe.
  7. lightzilla

    Thin Blue Line - Eddie Bush - Singing Faces

    The song Thin Blue Line. I remember Mega Arch talking about it. Mega Arch likes to promote Eddie Bush. Eddie is a great guy. A great tribute song to say the lease. dibblejr it is a great act of kindness sharing your sequence. An important tribute.
  8. lightzilla

    Continue The Story In 3 Words...

    for food bank
  9. lightzilla

    Anyone have any Boney M Christmas Songs?

    I can't remember if I have Boney M sequences. Where in BC are you? I am going to guess west coast to avoid snow.
  10. lightzilla

    Ccr matrix

    Brian helped you that is good. I personally used 3 inch spacing. Gave me better resolutions. I used white zip ties to keep my strips up on the screen. I painted the 1 x 2's white which made the screen brighter but maybe a flat black colour would be better. I am hoping to get a vertical screen up this year.
  11. lightzilla

    Need a new song

    This is her other version of the song.
  12. lightzilla

    Need a new song

    It isn't a Christmas song but I think this would get people going (either version)
  13. lightzilla

    "Thin Blue Line" by Eddie Bush - Free Sequence

    Not so much here.
  14. lightzilla

    "Thin Blue Line" by Eddie Bush - Free Sequence

    Great I created a Frankenstein in Mega Arch. Sharing all the Indie singers with the world. Eddie has a great Christmas song too, however he likes to be asked permission before you go ahead & use it in your display.