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4: Software Updates | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers
24 Nov
2020
Written by catwest

4: Software Updates | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers »

Updating console software: Where to download, and how to properly load it on your stick. We'll do a clean install and a network update so we can see how updating the MA3 is different than the MA2.

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3: Backup Menu + File Structure | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers
17 Nov
2020
Written by catwest

3: Backup Menu + File Structure | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers »

The grandMA3 Backup Menu is similar but not exactly as it was in MA2. We'll cover everything in it and a couple things that aren't. Then, I'll show you where to find all this stuff on your computer and your thumbdrive. And if you're wanting to add images to your showfile - I'll point out [...]
2: Getting Around the Software | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers
10 Nov
2020
Written by catwest

2: Getting Around the Software | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers »

This tutorial covers how to navigate the grandMA3 software interface. Lots of shortcuts and some fun stuff, too.

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1: Hardware | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers
3 Nov
2020
Written by catwest

1: Hardware | grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers »

The first video in my series will cover all of the hardware of the desk- what's new and what's different from MA2. Even if you're using onPC, this video is going to be helpful so that you know the terminology and functionality of this interface (a lot of which is represented in onPC).

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New Series: grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers
27 Oct
2020
Written by catwest

New Series: grandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers »

GrandMA3 for grandMA2 Programmers is exactly what it sounds like! We'll learn to adjust our thinking and programming styles for the new software together.

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grandMA3 Stages, Grouping Fixtures and Filtering in the Patch
7 Jul
2020
Written by catwest

grandMA3 Stages, Grouping Fixtures and Filtering in the Patch »

This time, Joe and I take a look at the new organization of the grandMA3 Patch window. We'll explain Stages, Grouping Fixtures and Filtering. There's some cool new tricks, especially if you're going to be controlling multiple live stages or rooms in one showfile. This video should make navigating your fixture patch a lot easier.

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Whats new in the grandMA3 3D Visualizer? – From MA Lighting’s HUMAN TALK SERIES
15 Jun
2020
Written by catwest

Whats new in the grandMA3 3D Visualizer? – From MA Lighting’s HUMAN TALK SERIES »

We're back on MA Lighting's HuMAn Talk series. Today, we're taking a look at the new functionality of the (now integrated) grandMA 3D software on the MA3.Learn what to do and not do when using it in the desk versus how to set up a dedicated 3D Visualizer computer. You'll also learn where the 3D objects live now. There's even new tips and tricks in 3D, like labels- which we love.

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HuMAn Talk Episode 5 – GDTF and MVR
8 May
2020
Written by catwest

HuMAn Talk Episode 5 – GDTF and MVR »

This week, Joe and I guest again on MA Lighting's HuMAn Talk series. Today, we're explaining what the heck GDTF and MVR are.

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The HuMAn Talk Series with Cat and Joe
24 Apr
2020
Written by catwest

The HuMAn Talk Series with Cat and Joe »

I'm excited to say that I'm part of a new video series by MA Lighting called "The HuMAn Talk."

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