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grandMA2 User Training

Duration
3 days

Requirements
The ‘grandMA2 User Training’ is a starter course intended for beginners with existing knowledge fromgrandMA2 online tutorialson the MA Lighting YouTube channel.

Aim
This course aims to make operators familiar with the basic functions of the grandMA2 lighting control panel, the panel interface and the main features of the software and operating philosophy.

Content
First steps

  • Introduction
  • Hardware
  • Console Layout and Connections
  • MA Philosophy
  • Software
  • Show Files
  • Console Setup
  • User Profiles
  • Fixture schedule
  • Screen Setup


Simple Programming

  • Stage view
  • Controlling fixtures
  • Groups
  • Next/Prev/Highlight
  • Using the Programmer


Using Presets and Sequences

  • Presets
  • Stage View Wizard
  • Layout view and pool
  • Sequences
  • Sequence Executor Options
  • Preset Type Timings
  • Parts Cues
  • Individual timing


Editing Sequences

  • Editing Cues
  • Tracking

Chases, Tricks and Options

  • Chase
  • Off
  • MA Tricks
  • Changing Executor keys and faders
  • Additional Executor Controls


Effects

  • Effects Concept
  • 创建简单的效果
  • Playback Effects


More Effects

  • Effects Part 2


The big Task

  • More about Fixtures


Further Options, Controls and Filters

  • Executor Options Part 2
  • Data Management


Masks, Blind, Freeze and Preview

  • Masks
  • Blind Modes
  • Freeze
  • Preview


Networking

  • Introduction
  • Networking setting