Blog Posts

Effects Part 2- Common Controls

Last blog, we went over a basic philosophy of looking at effects and talked through the five types of effects ...
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Making Effects: Find your Type

I remember struggling with effects- the feeling that I would exert a great deal of effort to not really understand ...
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Work Less, Do More: Lightwright, OSC and EOS

I’m a big fan of Lightwright, probably since a great deal of my early career included being a Production Electrician ...
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Picture This: Snapshots in EOS

In my nerdy opinion, the big challenge of bringing moving lights into a console was where to put that much ...
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How You Get There Matters: Flip Function in Programming

Fun fact- most moving lights are capable of 540 degrees of pan and 270 degrees of tilt. Because of that, ...
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Defusing Macros- Basics

Macros are funny things.  They are massively useful, but many users I know avoid them- as if they were somehow an ...
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Improve Your Profile

Last week, I walked through various functions of using About as a modifier. I did that post because I had ...
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Let’s talk about: About

Most programmers use About to get to Lamp Controls for arc-source movers. But there is so much more that the ...
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Custom Direct Select- a faster Magic sheet?

Though I love my Magic Sheet to distraction, it’s not a very fast thing to create. Sometimes you just need ...
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Methods of Grouping- No, it’s Not Boring

I’m a console trainer for ETC, and I find it difficult to remember their groups. This is because the system ...
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