8th May 2021
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Who Lights Our World: Anthony M Fiorillo

Anthony M Fiorillo
By Guest Contributor

We are asking lighting experts around the world, in the “Who Lights Our World” series, some key questions about their job. Here is Anthony M Fiorillo based in Brooklyn.

1. What lighting console do you prefer working with?


2. What do you always have with you at your console?

Water and earplugs.

3. Mac or PC?


4. What may be surprising that you don’t use?

Work Gloves.

5. Coffee or Tea?


6. What is your favorite genre of entertainment to work in?


7. What is your favorite color combination and why?

Pink and Blue.

8. Who is an lighting designer that you admire and respect?

Sooner Routhier.

9. What are the top 5 skill sets that a Lighting Designer/Technician should have?

Patience, Console Skills, Color Skills, Understanding of a Lighting System’s construction, Flexibility.

10. What is the best type of client/boss/director?

One’s who’s patient and willing to give you freedom and not micromanage.

11. Do you prefer a window or aisle seat?


11. What advice do you have for those who want to become a lighting designer or a lighting technician?

Learn as much as you can about networking systems. More and more departments are becoming intertwined and it is important to know how your equipment is talking to them.

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Other Who Lights Our World:

Who Lights Our World: Paul Collison

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