What is Striking
In the lighting industry, striking is the process of activating or turning on a lighting fixture, particularly in the context of theatrical or stage lighting. When a lighting fixture is “struck,” it means that an electrical current is applied to the fixture, causing it to illuminate. This term is commonly used to describe the initial activation of a lighting fixture or the transition between different lighting states during a performance.
Tthe term “striking” can also describe a visually impressive or attention-grabbing lighting effect. This can include effects such as bright flashes, intense beams of light, or dynamic color changes. These striking lighting effects are often used to enhance the visual impact of a performance or create a specific atmosphere on stage.