Tech Topic: The Multi-Facets of Prismatic Programming
Posted on Monday, January 16th, 2017
by Brad Schiller
Automated lighting fixtures are filled with many different effects and mechanical abilities. In addition to gobos, colored glass, shutters and irises, many fixtures provide a prism effect. While similar to a gobo, inserting a prism into the optics of an automated light can have many different results. An automated lighting programmer should understand the reactions and controls when using prisms.