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Sydney/NSW NSW Mini at Picton - May 26-27 2018

Discussion in 'Mini Christmas Expos' started by Benslights, Dec 22, 2017.

  1. Benslights

    Benslights Dedicated Elf Global Moderator Generous Elf

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    Ok Guys and Gals.

    lets get the creative juices flowing and come up with a list of things we want to talk about at the 2018 NSW mini and who would like to volunteer to do a presentation. you do not have to be a world class presenter. we are amongst mates.

    lets hear what everyone wants to learn and share about.
    please Register your interest below.

    Mini date: May 26- 27th
    Cost: $10 per day this will cover lunch and drinks

    Saturday BBQ - bunnings style :D
    Sunday Hamburgers

    Wiki page (time table etc): https://auschristmaslighting.com/wiki/2018-Mini-Sydney


    View: https://www.dropbox.com/s/0hth6llbta28axr/timetablemini.PNG?dl=0



    each talk section will go for 15 mins and have 15 mins for questions.

    those looking for accomodation

    http://www.pictonvalleymotel.com.au/
    To get a discount on accomodation you will have to ring (02) 46772121 when you book just say Your a ACL members for the mini , You have to ring direct though as Drakky can't discount if you book online

    people who are staying overnight or not ,but here's menu's we have had a change of hands in the restaurant the food and prices are now much better,
    Dinner is available Tuesday to Saturday nights and Breakfast/Lunch Saturday and Sunday's

    http://www.pictonvalleymotel.com.au/files/PVBG_Brunch.pdf
    http://www.pictonvalleymotel.com.au/files/PVBG_Dinner.pdf



    and for those that are bringing caravans
    http://www.poplartouristparkcamden.com.au/

    15 minute drive from Picton


    also remember registration is only for those who will be at the Mini in Person!

    We have a limit of 70 people to this Mini

    mini location


    View: https://www.dropbox.com/s/5crpqpypbcj49u5/location%20of%20mini.jpg?dl=0

    room will be open from 8am for setup and i will be there friday afternoon from 4pm for setup also.
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    also when registering can you please add your real name for name tags also as i have done below. thank you



    lithgowlights - 1 - Ben is a god. David
    TByrne - 1 - Both days and Sat night. Troy. Saving a chair for Mm
    i13 - 2
    Hammo (Bryan) - 1 - both days
    Binny - 1 - Fri night, Sat and Sun. David
    Ben F - 1 - Ben
    Lali & Lexi - 1
    OzAz - 1 - Fri night, Sat and Sun
    fasteddy - 1 - will be there for one of the days at least, may also bring my son but will confirm closer to the date. Eddie.
    BradsXmasLights - 1 - Fri night, Sat, Sun. Brad.
    Dane Wright - 1
    keithsw1111 - 1 - Keith
    Squares - 1 - Sat/Sun- newbie just starting out
    roo - 1 - Coming with TByrne. Jeff.
    Noel Richards - 1 - Noel
    Daniel1973 - 1 - Finally able to Attend. Daniel.
    stormboy2340 - 1 - Put me down for both days please
    Brenton Gee - 2
    Mjredo - 2 - Sat & Sun
    Wendys - 1
    David Hayes - 1
    Rudolph - 2
    cscool36 - 1
    bbayjohn - 1 - better add me to the list, thanks. Still looking at where to stay. John.
    AJ240 - 1 - Both days. Anthony.
    mattym - 1
    Bernie Hunt - 1 - Love to learn. Newly for both days
    bpj1980 - 1 - Both Days please. Brad.
    burto51 - 1 - Both days
    smurfy241 - 1 - Both days please
    Derf - 1 - Jack
    Benslights - 1 - coming both days - Name Ben
    JPB - 1 - Saturday afternoon and Sunday depending on work
    jarrodk - 2 - New to.all of this so here to learn
    ShaunPrice - 1
    Michael Evans - 2
    charltonmick - 1 - Sat/sun
    scotthorwell - 1
    Boush - 1
    Damien George - 1
    drakky - 1 - Matt , both days
    Pyzze - 0 - on wideo link if posible both days
    bigdeer - 2 - 2 for both days please. Ann-Marie and Alf. Thanks
    billatqh - 2 - Bill and Alison. Both days.
    Roosterfreddy - 0 - Unable to attend this time
    lytnin - 2 - David K for both days, Clifford for Saturday only
    Matthew Arnold - 1 - Only Saturday

    Total: 54
     
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    held for list

    1: Waterproofing your enclosures, while keeping them cool (with good reasons why p10’s need careful attention) presenter lithgow lights (for good reason)

    2: building your own elements (group show & tell)

    3: layers and how best to use them - Presenter bbayjohn

    4: controllers what is out there - Presenter Troy

    5: xlights for beginners - presenter Keithsw111

    6. Getting the most out of Xschedule. Presenter Keithsw111

    7. Moving heads Again!! - presenters Ozaz and Keithsw111

    8. crowd and traffic control presenter lithgow lights.

    9. Voltage drop and power injection. 5v vs 12v vs 24v - Presenter I13

    10. Pixel extenders - Presenter Hammo (Bryan)

    11. Basic tools - Presenter Benslights

    12. Video projection Presenter Fasteddy

    13. flood/spot lighting Presenter Fasteddy

    14. Projection Mapper - Presenter OZaz

    15. matrix through xlights - presenter bbayjohn

    16. falcon controller setup - presenter keithsw111

    17. wire frames and how to make them - Presenter Lytnin

    18 - custom models in xlights - presenter lytnin

    19. using others sequences in your display. where to get them and what you can do - presenters lithgowlights and Benlights.

    20. Advanced xlights - Presenter Keithsw111 - let us know what advanced sections you want covered.





    power point background for presentations

    https://www.dropbox.com/s/yfcmy20elvo6z6d/Presentation mini 2018 a.pptx?dl=0
     
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    1: Waterproofing your enclosures, while keeping them cool (with good reasons why p10’s need careful attention)

    2: building your own elements (group show & tell)
     
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    would like to know about options for wifi controllers or wireless controllers
     
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    Getting the most out of Xschedule.

    Moving heads Again!!

    crowd and traffic control
     
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    Difference between using 5v, 12v and 24v in a display - lengths, voltage losses etc.
     
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    Voltage drop and how to power inject. But a practicable explanation. Tools to identify power drop.

    ePixelstick
     
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    I'm happy to cover voltages, voltage drop and power injection. I did this at the 2016 Adelaide mini.
     
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    So want to be there!! I can't even make it to Perth for one .... too far away! :cry:

    looking forward to the videos...
     
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    ok thanks 13 will put you down for that
     
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    How about a "Let's sequence a song in 30 minutes" live sequencing session/challenge?
     
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