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LightFactory Version 2.9 Upgrade Now Available

Dream Solutions is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the latest update of its highly successful LightFactory controls software. Release 2.9 brings more exciting new features than any other pervious version and is immediately available. With advanced media integration and newly simplified views, this release continues the reputation that LightFactory is the most versatile software based lighting control system on the market.

What's new in Version 2.9:

• View audio waveforms in timeline effects

• Advanced audio triggers with a simple click and drag interface

• Video mixing with submasters and video cross fades from within cue lists

• Advanced video scaling

• New simplified channel display option

• New simplified patching screen

• New logo design

The latest version of LightFactory is free to download from:

For a detailed list of changes and new features:

LightFactory new logo (high resolution PNG):

LightFactory new logo (low resolution JPG):

About LightFactory

LightFactory has more than 5000 licensed users worldwide and its controls solutions have seen great success in a variety of applications. From running major stadium spectaculars with up to 100 DMX universes to local theatre pantomimes, to night clubs and events, museums and architainment applications, LightFactory is the most comprehensive, user friendly, and cost effective lighting controls solution on the market.

LightFactory offers a “no compromise approach” in blending traditional theatrical dimmer controls with a fully featured, interactive moving lights suite and the latest in multi-media capabilities. LightFactory was designed with the idea that every lighting engineer, operator, or designer could afford to own his or her own infinitely scalable control system. One system they are completely familiar with, that works in every situation they face, and one they can rely on every time. Competing software control systems attempt to mimic the consoles they replace with a focus on moving light support. LightFactory closes the gap with the traditional console in a revolutionary, simplified software based solution with flexible hardware options at a benchmark price point.

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