Hello from Kingaroy, Qld

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  1. franchise013

    franchise013 New Elf

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    Hi all,

    I have a confession, my name is John and I have had CLAP since I was 12. I was so excited when I came across a group of people who shared the same condition. I am now 30 and the condition has only become more intense.
    I have been a member of this website for a number of years but stayed in the shadows reading and learning.
    I first dabbled in controllable lights in 2014 with a 16 channel Light O Rama 240v controller. I now have 2 Light O Rama 16 channel controllers. I combine my animated lights with static lights as part of my show and this year I was judged as the Kingaroy Urban champion. I have attached a picture of my lights in the interlude between shows where all my lights are on.

    This year I have plans to get into pixels. I have a Falcon F16V2 from a previous bulk buy last year and a Raspberry Pi. All I need now is to decide on my layout and order the lights and power supplies.

    I have registered for the QLD mini this year and I hope to get a little more active on this site. It is a credit to this community that it is so welcoming to everybody and members are so willing to help each other out.

    I look forward to meeting other members at the Mini this year.

    Cheers, John
     

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  2. ChristmasInKaralee

    ChristmasInKaralee Senior Elf

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    Welcome John, every though you have been around for a couple of years.

    Will be great to see you at the mini, if there is anything specific you want to learn at the mini then let us know.

    Geoff
     
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    franchise013 New Elf

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    Thanks Geoff, I'm a newby to the pixel world so i will be just sponging as much info as i can get at the mini. Looking forward to it.
     
  4. TByrne

    TByrne Full Time Elf Generous Elf

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  5. fasteddy

    fasteddy I have C.L.A.P Global Moderator Generous Elf

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    Official welcome to ACL, as you should already know that between the resources and members here should help you achieve your goal, but ensure you stick with it over the year
     
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    Benslights Dedicated Elf Global Moderator Generous Elf

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    we have said hi in chat but still welcome to the Group!!!
     
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    kinglights Apprentice Elf

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    Welcome Jon, although I'm not real active on this forum, I will say the people on here a real helpful and understanding of new members.
    I'm also in Kingaroy and planning on going to the mini. I would like to chat with you more about heading down there if that's ok?
     
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