Archive for November, 2014

Black Friday / Cyber Monday Sale

Posted on: November 28th, 2014

Both CoGe and Vezér are on sale till 2nd of December (0:00 AM GMT/UTC): 40% off, so don’t miss the chance!

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Black Friday / Cyber Monday Sale

Posted on: November 28th, 2014

Both CoGe and Vezér are on sale till 2nd of December (0:00 AM GMT/UTC): 40% off, so don’t miss the chance!

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Switch to the Quicktime Player

Posted on: November 27th, 2014

The Quicktime Player for movie playback

Since we introduced the Native Quicktime Player in CoGe 1.5.2 that is the recommended player module for video playback. Moving toward we deprecated the good old CoGeMoviePlayer in CoGe 1.6, which means that player series no longer maintained and it has been removed from the official version. If you installed CoGe before CoGe 1.6 the players are still exists on your system, but not working anymore.

If you have some older projects using the old modules, you should switch to the new Native Quicktime Player module, which has the same functionality and not just performs much better, but even more stable.

So, how to set the new Quicktime Player as the default?

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Set the Quicktime Player as default for Movie Loops

You just need to go to the Preferences -> Auto Player Select and select the Quicktime Player as the default playback module for Movie Loops. That is all! But since Player settings are project related, you may need to do that will your older projects too!

We know that this change could results in a little headache for you with your older projects – it was a hard decision, but it is the time to move toward…

Project Showcase – LUX

Posted on: November 18th, 2014

“LUX is a project where the music and lighting work in sync to create a facility with the purpose of activate the viewer’s senses, as the same equipment is meaningless without the presence of the public. With the selection of music and rhythms created with lighting,  light plays structural character shapes and creating dynamic spaces.” – via Skene Studio.

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Tip of the Day: Media Bank Preview

Posted on: November 6th, 2014

In CoGe 1.6 we introduced a new feature which allows you to preview Media Banks. Watch this short tutorial to get know the how:

Notes:

  • just hold down the ALT key while you click on a Media Bank
  • loops from DocOptic: http://docoptic.com

Make it permanent

There is a preference called “Trigger current Media Slot when switching Media Bank”, which you can turn off in case you want to always use the Bank Preview behaviour.

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Behaviour Preference