Take a tRiP down memory lane with Pooter’s Lightshow Hall Of Fame and reminisce about ‘legendary’ pieces of lighting kit that shaped the world of projected lighting as we know it today.

“Gape in awe at the antique and the marvellous”

We hope to bring you pictures of some of the most famous, most curious and most used equipment in both early and contemporary psychedelic lightshows.

WANTED: We are looking for pictures of the following for inclusion on this page:

Aquarius 1000, Lito 250, Syllabus 4000, Hanimex, Kodak SAV 2500, Leitz (slide), Rollei (slide), Episcop, Sawyer, SFOM 431, SFOM 432, Prado (Slide), 3M (overhead), Aldis Star, Dukanes 7800 (overhead), Kindermann, Liesegang.

Please email any pictures you have to : lightshows@pooterland.com

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Buhl 600w

Transpaque 6000

600w lamp, flat projecting mirror,
4" magnifying condenser lens, tilt mirror periscope, 3" projection lens.

Courtesy of Lenny Perry, Lights by Lenny, Phoenix, Arizona

1000w T-150 lamp, 19in curved reflection mirror, 4“ lens.


Courtesy of Reggie Williams, Straight Lightning, San Francisco, California

     

 

 

 

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Optikinetics Solar 250

 

SFOM 250

250w halogen lamp, 60 -100mm lens

Courtesy of Neil Rice, Optikinetics, Bedfordshire, UK

250w lamp, zoom lens

Courtesy of Robert Chouraqui, Android Lights,Marseilles, France.

     

 

 

 

Solar 250 with accessories

 

Solar 250 with accessories, alt view

Optikinetics Solar 250 (+ accessories)

 

Optikinetics Solar 250 (+ accessories)

Another 250, this time with Panoramic Rotator, Liquid Wheel & Wheel Rotator

Courtesy of Neil Ward Chaos Illuminations

A different view of the Solar 250 accessories.

Courtesy of Neil Ward Chaos Illuminations

     

 

 

 

Rank Tutor 2 MkI

 

Rank Tutor 2 MkII

Rank Aldis Tutor 2 Mk I

 

Rank Aldis Tutor 2 Mk II

Tutor 2 Mk I with interchangeable 100mm lens and slide carrier option. Note strap handle and plastic air duct below condenser lens. Colour wheel motor and bracket are non-standard.

Courtesy of Roger Fentiman

Tutor 2 Mk II with 200mm lens, long lens condenser adapter and  slide carrier.



Courtesy of Roger Fentiman

     

 

 

 

Kodak S-AV1000

 

Beseler VU-Graph 6600 and 7750

Kodak S-AV1000

 

Beseler VU-Graph 6600 and 7750

Courtesy of Beano, Electric Freak Out Lights.

Courtesy of Reggie Williams, Straight Lightning, San Francisco, California

     

 

 

 

Selectroslide SL - various models

 

Travelgraph 1000

Selectroslide SL - various models

Travelgraph Resolute and Thousand

Courtesy of Reggie Williams, Straight Lightning, San Francisco, California

Courtesy of Reggie Williams, Straight Lightning, San Francisco, California

     

 

 

 

 

Elmo HP-A305

GAF ANSCOMATIC 680

Elmo HP-A305 Solar Deluxe

35mm Rotary Slide Projector with remote control

7500 lumens with a 750 watt metal halide lamp

Courtesy Tom Lindsey Liquid Karma Lightshow

     

 

 

 

Ziess Horizon

 

Ziess Horizon

Ziess Horizon

 

Ziess Horizon

Recently converted to take 500w HMI
Four of these will project a complete horizon in a planetarium
  Recently converted to take 500w HMI
Four of these will project a complete horizon in a planetarium

Courtesy of Gary Oldknow, Deepvisual

Courtesy of Gary Oldknow, Deepvisual

     

 

 

 

Dux-Episcop

 

Besseler VU-Graph

Dux-Episcop

 

Besseler VU-Graph

Courtesy Joel Rodgers

Courtesy Tom Lindsey Liquid Karma Lightshow

     

 

 

 

 

Hannimex Syllabus

PANI

 

Hanimex Syllabus

4000w HMI 180x180mm Scenery Projector

With Kodak zoom (3.5 70-120) + iris!

Courtesy Hugh McSpedden Humania Lightshow

Courtesy Hugh McSpedden Humania Lightshow

     

 

 

 

Tutor 2

 

Hannimex Syllabus

Rank Aldis Tutor 2

 

Hanimex Syllabus

‘Modified’ by Hugh...

Fitted with Kalee Cinema Lens (1.9 203mm)

Courtesy Hugh McSpedden Humania Lightshow

Courtesy Hugh McSpedden Humania Lightshow

     

 

 

 

Beseler Vu Graph Model 6600

 

Optikinetics Solar 575

Beseler Vu Graph Model 6600
 
Optikinetics Solar 575
Courtesy Mike Mc Glone/State Prison Lightshow
  Courtesy of Neil Ward Chaos Illuminations
     

 

 

 

Optikinetics Solar 575
 
Optikinetics Solar 575
 
Optikinetics Quasar Strobe
Courtesy of Neil Ward Chaos Illuminations   Courtesy of Neil Ward Chaos Illuminations
     
     
 
Optikinetics Quasar Strobe (front)
 
Optikinetics Quasar Strobe (back)
Courtesy of Neil Ward Chaos Illuminations
 
Courtesy of Neil Ward Chaos Illuminations
     
     
 
Lito 250
 
Lito 250
Courtesy of Lemoncat
 
Courtesy of Lemoncat
     
     
     

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