Montrose Makerspace created some custom-made show-control software (ShowDynamIX) to help the 2016 San Juan Independent Film Festival host a seamless theater production at Montrose Pavilion this year.
Here’s a screenshot of our projector control dashboard:
Continue reading to learn more about our software project!
Node red makes it easy to quickly “wire” nodes (buttons, functions, timers, inputs, connections) together using visual flow diagrams!
Here’s a view from “under the hood”
By putting this software together with the Montrose Pavilion’s top-of-the-line audio/visual equipment, we’re making it easy for our projectionist to become The Wizard of Awesome for this big show.
Special features of ShowDynamIX include a script-based dashboard, real-time status monitoring (so our projectionist can see what’s playing, how much time is left) As well as custom control of the volume, video transport, and playlist selection.