The Eye - how we see, how it effects the Lighting Designer.
Portfolios & Resumes - how to prepare a portfolio, resume, and guidelines for taking photographs of productions.
SoftPlot Tutorial - a handy tutorial for one of today's top Lighting Designer CAD (Computer Aided Drafting) programs.
SoftPlot Trial - a trial copy of SoftPlot, which is fully functional for three sessions.
Segments with major improvements:
The LightPlot - now includes an animated, step-by-step manual drafting tutorial and assignment.
Light as Scenery & Special Effects - has been expanded including new videos for fog & hazers.
Lenses & Instrumentation - including more modern traditional units, dramatically improved videos.
Mini Light Lab
More colors: 150 up from 31!
More lighting positions: 11 up from 9.
Far Cycs: Now there are 3 far cycs with standard colors, so you can mix any color on the background.
More included backgrounds.
Larger model window with finer detail & and improved color images.
Due to technological limitations, Theatrical Lighting Design Interactive version one images & graphics were in 8-bit color. For Version 2 nearly all have been replaced with 16-bit or true color images.
In addition to the segments listed above, additional editing, photographs and information has been worked into many segments of the CD.
A complete interactive learning tool for the development of knowledge and skill in the art and practice of lighting design for the stage.