Tungsten Tech

Tom Mould

+64 27 811 0039

Christchurch, New Zealand

Dedicated to making your event's vision possible by using light and technology to bring your event or broadcast to life.


Lighting design and operation, as well as audio, power, rigging and video technician for events of any size, from intimate shows to outdoor festivals, working with light, colour and technology to bring a performance to life is my passion.

Open Heaven 2021 - Christchurch Town Hall - Full Production Design, Lighting Design and Operation/Visual Direction.
GJ Gardner Homes Dinner - Te Pae - Carnival Theme - Full Production Design.


Able to work across many disciplines to produce plans for events of any scale covering Lighting, Rigging, Video, Audio and Cameras.CAST WYSIWYG Designer.


Working with WhitebaitMedia to produce flexible studio lighting and run broadcast technology - helping dreams come true and sets come to life since 2015.

Shows I've worked on include What Now, The Feed, One Way Out and Brain Busters.

Brain Busters Studio - Lighting Programmer/System Design and Implementation, Ongoing operation, rigging and maintenance.

Skills and Prior Work

  • WhitebaitMedia TV Lighting Operation, Design, Rigging, Broadcast Technical Rig and TM, Set Swings - What Now (2015-2017, 2021-2023), The 4:30 Show (2015), The Adam and Eve Show (2016/17), Fanimals (2018/19), Brain Busters (2020-23), One Way Out and Take The Mic (2022) and The Feed (2022-23).

  • Custom LED Set Lighting installed for Brain Busters, What Now and The Feed

  • Sparks Lighting Design and Operation for the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra and Christchurch City Council - 2020, 2022 and 2023.

  • Lighting Power, Data and Motor Control System Design and Build for Electric Avenue Music Festival, Bay Dreams South Island, Six60 Saturdays South Island, Golden Lights, Fat Boy Slim, Netsky, LAB/Shapeshifter, Groove Armada Napier/Wellington, plus countless other Town Hall/Arena shows and tours and Corporate dinners/plenaries and expos.

  • Lighting Design and Operation in the Theatre and Ice Skating Rink onboard Adventure of the Seas - Cruise Ship (2018)

  • Lighting operator for many shows using a combination of Hog 3/4, GrandMA 2 and 3, and Resolume Arena, with the use of a variety of OSC, ArtNet, sACN and DMX systems up to 64 Universes.

  • Video/Lighting integration for pixel mapping using Resolume Arena and ArtNet

  • Use of Companion and Stream Deck's for control of production systems, including a full lighting console replacement for The Feed.

  • Lighting and Production design and plot creation using CAST WYSIWYG

  • Basic use of Sony Broadcast Camera Chains, EVS XT3 VT/Replay Systems, Riedel Comms Artist Systems, SDI distribution and routing as a Technical Manager at WhitebaitMedia

  • HIANZ Silvercard EWP Competent Operator - Scissorlift, Boom Lift, and Vertical Lift

  • Current Workplace First Aid Certificate

  • General and Public Liability Insurance

  • Prior Working at Heights Training

What do bees and 36m of bubble wrap have in common?My set and lighting design for the WN Spelling Bee.

Lighting design and LED strip for The Feed set.
Operation for NZ Music Month Performances.

Weekly Design and Operation for WN Live shows
Making themed looks each week as required.

Interior lighting design for Oh My My music video for Christchurch band Nomad