Consulting and writing.
Design services

Show design

Full production design, from initial concept to final execution. We can handle everything for you.

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Vectorworks and 3D services

Vectorworks & 3D rendering

Vectorworks design, show plots and paperwork, concept rendering in Cinema 4D

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Writing and consulting services

Consulting and writing

Help with lighting systems, creative solutions, techincal and creative writing.

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Sometimes, what your project needs most is an experienced persepctive; a voice to offer both fresh ideas and bring preexisting ones into greater clarity and focus. Blueshift Design specializes in helping productions both large and small realize their dreams of world-class lighting installations and shows by providing design and technical consultation. Working with clients as diverse as international touring acts to the house of worship just down the street gives us a unique cross-sectional view of all design aspects as well as voice adept at presenting ideas in clear and jargon-free language.

Owner Craig Rutherford been a freelance writer for PLSN and other publications for over five years, having written dozens of technical fixture reviews, writeups for various concerts and special events, blog posts both here and as a guest writer, and as a guest speaker at some of the biggest production trade shows. We can talk to your education group or class, corporate meeting, church volunteer or technical team, or any other group about a diverse range of topics, from the very basics of lighting design and system operation to more abstract design theory and making your ideas come to life. Contact us today. We're here to help.