Why You Need a White Out Button
20 Oct
2020
Written by catwest

Why You Need a White Out Button »

This is a concept I hope you will add to your toolbox. The idea is to have an easily accessible button that puts your rig into a static, white light look. You might need this when there's an issue during rehearsal, or in a worst case scenario when you need to evacuate an audience from the venue.

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Timecode for Hog- Video Tutorial
17 Mar
2015
Written by catwest

Timecode for Hog- Video Tutorial »

The setup for incoming timecode on Hog4 differs slightly depending upon whether you are using Midi or LTC. I'll show you both setups and also how to set your cuelists to timecode using the built in Simulation tool.

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SMPTE Timecode on GrandMA2
10 Mar
2015
Written by catwest

SMPTE Timecode on GrandMA2 »

Triggering your cues via SMPTE timecode is actually a lot easier than most people think.

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An Intro to Timecode on Tour
9 Mar
2015
Written by catwest

An Intro to Timecode on Tour »

Timecode can be used for corporate events, tv, film, theme parks, etc. For this post, I'm going to use it's applications in the concert touring industry as an example. The ideas are the same, so if you understand the application, you can implement it elsewhere.

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