Stand Alone and Take Control!

Posted on Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Written by: Brad SchillerAn automated lighting programmer has many tools too choose from when deciding how to control fixtures.  Most applications require the use of a lighting console or computer-based software with specialized hardware.  However, many lighting manufacturers understand that there are situations where no controller is required.  For these situations, they have implemented “pre-set” or “stand-alone” control directly within the fixtures.  This allows you to program information and have the light be its own controller.  With further master/slave functionality or audio control, a complex show can be run without requiring a DMX controller. Why Go Controller-Free?

 

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