Unchallenged in terms of creativity, innovation and productivity, wysiwyg lighting
design tool and software offers a growing worldwide network of designers the right
design solution for complex needs.
Following an intensive beta evaluation process, wysiwyg releases version R38.
Users will look forward to creating spectacular and even multi-sensory experiences
as they use digital design that can be securely shared anywhere through most
“The new innovations bring creative solutions saving valuable time on projects. The
new Auto Patch of videos sub sources that works with the Grid Array tool for LED
screens and walls is a formidable tool for efficiency. Finally, the Textures tool on
curved surfaces is the best thing ever,’ said Patrick Neufond, Director of
“Good job on this one! R38 brought us a lot of features that I have been looking
forward to. It makes the feature requests, testing and feedback worthwhile!’ added
Bo Thøgersen, CAD technician at FilmGEAR.
Gael Szpak, AWT, Technical Director at All Access Design said: “The team at CAST
has done a great job with all these new features. We look forward to seeing what
the final version looks like and look forward to contributing again to the beta testing
Following are the major updates to wysiwyg R38:
• Texturing Curved Surfaces
• Image Textures with Alpha Transparency
• Updated Laser Beams
• New Truss Manager including Truss Mirroring
• Improvements on Subsources of LED Walls and Screens
• New Import Fixtures from Spreadsheet Lists
• New Import Floorplan for Front/Back and Side Views
• Fixture Fill Update Colours
Additionally, wysiwyg R38 has a long list of improvements across wysiwyg modes
and CAD mode as well as new layer and database enhancements. Report features
included more columns, options and filters. Additionally, an eye watering 187
fixtures are added to wysiwyg R38’s library, along with a huge list of gobos,
accessories and updates or corrections to older fixtures.