Blog Posts

Old Programmer, New Medium

I’m a long-time live entertainment programmer, so I’ve never done much of any film or television until recently. I’m now ...

Tiny Tip: The Time is 4.9

This tiny tip comes to you from…not me. I don’t remember who first told me they set their cue default ...

Read the Freaking Manual

Though I am theater/live event born and bred, I’ve been working for the last month on a feature. Normally, I ...

Help Light Up the Sky

Early in my career, I was handed a design that I wasn’t ready for. It was designing Charlotte’s Web in ...

The (EOS) Button with No Name

My favorite button on the EOS family consoles has no label. Located between the Label and About key, I assumed ...

Tiny Tip for Troubleshooting a Profile (EOS)

I suspect we’ve all been there- we are handed a light and expected to make it work NOW. We load ...

Tiny Tip: (Fade) Time is Relative

When it’s time for me to watch Previews (and I have to STOP TOUCHING THE CONSOLE), I really miss having ...

Get the Most from ETC Nomad

An ever-increasing number of programmers are working on Nomad. It’s an amazing and cost-effective way to get into EOS, but ...

Magic Sheets for Programming

When I teach EOS (and other consoles), I find that the obstacle to creating great Magic Sheets is almost never ...

Exporting from Capture 2021 to EOS

I’ve already done this topic before, but since Capture 2021 has changed a few things, I thought it would be ...