16th April 2021
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Who Lights Our World: Walter Garcia

Walter Garcia
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 Walter Garcia based in Guatemala.

1. What lighting console do you prefer working with?


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


3. Mac or PC?


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

Video systems.

5. Coffee or Tea?


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

Lighting design.

7. What is your favorite color combination and why?

181- lee/ 201 lee.

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

Chus Fernandez.

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

electrical – design- programming- AutoCAD- video

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


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?

Be realistic but without losing the magic.

Walter’s Instagram

Other Who Lights Our World:

Who Lights Our World: Steve Dubay

Who Lights Our World: Frank Schabell

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