Archive for the 'Quotes' Category

Saving the Corporate Day

Monday, September 12th, 2011

In an email titled “Saving the Corporate Day”, Mac Calder writes: Just a quick note to say THANK YOU for your software. I do corporate — 2 hours before a conference awards gala dinner, the client runs up to me and hands me a hard drive looking worried. Since I was looking after the rest [...]

Rental Licenses Make Me Happy

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

Because they let our customers do stuff like this: Folks, This week I found myself in need of a cueing package suddenly for a 4-day event. My budget really wouldn’t have permitted me to acquire a package of QLab’s sophistication; but your rental plan saved the day. I will certainly shout the virtues of your [...]

Why I Do This

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

The following email just arrived in our support mailbox. From: Chris Miller To: support@figure53.com Subject: Wheeeeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!! OK, so, holy fucking shit. Let me give that some context: my background is in fine art/sculpture/performance, now I find myself the technical director/jack-of-all-trades of a high school drama program. Our lighting system is somewhat limited and there’s no [...]

Report from the Broadway Sound Master Classes

Friday, June 4th, 2010

Cyrus Taylor writes to say: Hi Chris, I want to thank you and everyone else at Figure 53 for sending me to the BSMC this year. I can honestly say without exaggeration that it was a life-changing experience. Before I went to New York, I was the resident sound expert at my school. I didn’t [...]

Congratulations to the 2009 Tony winners in Sound Design!

Thursday, June 11th, 2009

Big ups to Gregory Clarke and Paul Arditti who won the 2009 Tony awards for sound design! Gregory bagged “Best Sound Design of a Play”, and Paul took home “Best Sound Design of a Musical”. I am, of course, contractually obligated to mention that both of these designs were powered by QLab. I’m also just [...]

Comparing QLab 1 and 2 – A Real World Experience

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

Mark Hartshorn has been sending me feedback since the early days of QLab development. I love getting emails from him, because it usually means he’s put together some exceptionally thoughtful suggestions about how I can improve the program. This time, however, Mark simply had a report about how the workflow in version 2 compares to [...]

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