The Plot Thickens

Just as the arrival of the computer was meant to bring on the demise of paper, so in some circles it was felt that the arrival of the moving light in theatre would lead to the demise of the tedious process of focus plotting. After all, those motors and computers would mean that it would always take itself back to the correct place, right?

Well, no. Just as the paperless office has yet to arrive, moving lights actually take more work to focus plot since a light no longer just points to

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