External Links and Notes

Chapter 1:

  • Introduction--why the videos

  • Use in my classes

  • Roughly edited, the book is the formal, polished version

  • Book history, original title

  • Overview of book, parts, chapters

  • Who is the book written for

  • Assume you know basic electricity, etc

  • Highlighted key phrases

  • ESTA website: http://esta.org/

  • AES website: http://www.aes.org/

  • IETF: https://www.ietf.org/

Chapter 2: Lighting

  • Nothing external

Chapter 3: Lasers

Chapter 4: Audio

  • Nothing external

Chapter 5: Video

  • Nothing external

Chapter 6: Stage Machinery

Chapter 7: Animatronics

Chapter 8: Fog Smoke fire Water

Chapter 9: Pyro

  • Fire one example pyro control system: http://www.fireone.com/

  • Pyro control demonstration: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GJ0pre-Vi04

Chapter 10: Entertainment Control Basics

  • Nothing external

  • Did overview/review of chapter at end

Chapter 11: Inputs and Outputs

Chapter 12: Numbering Systems

  • Nothing external

  • Programmer’s Calculator
     

Chapter 13: System Design Principles

Chapter 14: Data Communications

Chapter 15: Point to Point Interfaces

Chapter 16: Networking Basics

Chapter 17: Show Networks

Chapter 18: Advanced Show Network Topics

  • Demonstrated managed switch

  • Ping FB via ipv6

  • Used presentation from 2018 NAMM for best practices

Chapter 19: DMX

Chapter 22: MIDI

 

Chapter 23: MIDI Show Control

  • None
     

Chapter 25: SMPTE and MIDI Time Code

Chapter 28: Show Control