ETC Ion Control Console
ETC Expression III Control Console
Live - current view of levels on stage
Blind - view of recorded cues without changing current view on stage.
Set-up - Use to record your file.
|Left Screen||Right Screen|
|Mode Label||Grand Master Setting|
|Keypad Prompt Window||Cue Sheet|
|Channel Display (Expand)||Submaster Window|
|Cue/Submaster Description Line||Fader Windows|
|Fader Windows||Submaster Descriptions|
|Operator Prompt Line|
Reversed Red - Selected Channels
(Red box with white numbers)
Red - Captured Channels
Captured channels will not move when playing back cues.
Click the Release Button to Uncapture channels.
Blue - Recorded Channels
Green - Tracked Channels
Channels that have not changed from previous cues.
Record - in Stage Mode
(What you see on stage is what is recorded )
Record - in Blind Mode
(Cues are modified without the benefit of seeing the cue on stage.)
(Indication of levels for individual channel for single cue or all cues following.)
Creating cues in Stage Mode
Time: modifying up/down/wait fade times
Hang/Follow: cues that begin automatically after previous cue.
Link: cues that follow automatically out of sequence.
Inserting cues: Cues can be added as decimal cues .1-.9
• Deleting cues: Cue only
Soft Keys: (S1 - S4)
More Soft Keys
Intelligent Lights : Choose fixture 1, 2, 3 or 4
Choose a focus point
Wheels at top of console operate appropriate channels
LEDs: Choose fixtures 5 htrough 10
PhotoFlood: Choose fixtures 11 through 20
Flashes only (10 hour lamp life)
Playing Back Cues
A/B fader & C/D fader
Going to a different cue [GotoCue] [#] [Enter]
Controlling fades manually
Creating Pile-on submaster
Controlling submaster faders manually
Creating Inhibitive submasters
Saving Your Work
Save show on hard drive
File/Save/Stage Lighting Folder/Your Group #