Setting up a Megapixel HELIOS processor

This article covers features which are only available in Livegrade Studio.

Livegrade Studio comes with support for interactive CDL control of HELIOS Megapixel. This feature enables the user to control CDL values inside the device that affects the processing of image on the LED wall.

SETTING UP THE CONNECTION

Once your HELIOS is running on a machine in your network, you can add the HELIOS as a device to a slot in Livegrade:

  • To do so, you can choose “Slots” in the main menu, “Add Device…”, and select “Add HELIOS Megapixel…”. In the same way, you can add the device through the device manager.
  • A window will appear that asks for the IP address of the machine running the HELIOS system. Enter the IP address, Username and Password and
  • At “Grading”, you can choose between different ways of sending the look to the HELIOS system:
    • “Interactive” for grading the look in the HELIOS system interactively
    • “Manual” to upload the look to the HELIOS system manually (using the “Upload” button in the toolbar)
  • Click “Add HELIOS Megapixel System” to finalize the configuration.

START REAL-TIME ADJUSTMENTS OF YOUR LED WALL

Livegrade Studio is now able to control the CDL values in your Megapixel HELIOS. You can modify the look using the color controls in the CDL and the Saturation node.