Creative and Original: It’s up to you!

1st Place: High End HedgeHog 4X console and LIGHTCONVERSE TRACE (with special one year upgrade to LIGHTCONVERSE UNLIMITED) including TOOLS 2018*
2nd Place: LIGHTCONVERSE TRACE including TOOLS 2018*
3rd Place: LIGHTCONVERSE MEDIA including TOOLS 2018*
Popular Choice: LIGHTCONVERSE MEDIA including TOOLS 2018*
*LIGHTCONVERSE TOOLS 2018 is included on the same dongle as the LIGHTCONVERSE UNLIMITED/TRACE/MEDIA (depending on prize level) license.

Contest starts March 1st, 2018.
Contest Entry Deadline is April 1st, 2018.
Contest Winner will be announced on 12th of April, 2018 at Prolight+Sound in Frankfurt, Germany.

1. To enter the contest, you must be a registered LIGHTCONVERSE user and also be registered on our Web-Forum
(please make sure all fields in the forum user information area are filled in completely).

2. Up to 2 video presentations submission per person.

3. Shows must be programmed on a HOG console or by using Hog 4PC which is available free of charge.

4. Only use the latest release of LIGHTCONVERSE: v59 being the minimum required.
(To make sure you have the latest release, connect your LC computer to the internet and press the red Update button when flashing.)

5. Post your video on YouTube or Vimeo and post a link at our Web-Forum
(If you don’t have a YouTube account, please send us a link to your video file and we will post it on our YouTube Channel and on our web-forum).
You can also post the link to your video in our Facebook group.

6. Maximum video length is 5 minutes.
Please tag it “LC AND HES LIGHTING CHALLENGE 2018 – your name”

7. Provide description of uploaded video.
a. List of equipment used in your Show.
b. Music Credits.
c. Name of Lighting Designer.

8. The first prize winner will be responsible for payment of all applicable duties and taxes. High End Systems will cover shipping fees from HES to the winner’s address.

9. Deadline is April 1st, 2018 (Sunday).
All videos posted after this date will not be eligible to enter the Challenge.

The LIGHTCONVERSE and High End team will select 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners.
Popular Choice winner will be awarded to the most liked video. Please be honest and show your proper respect to other competitors.

Fixtures Limits:
– Limit of 512 lighting fixtures (moving heads, scanners, LED, conventional) per project.

Winners will be announced on 12th of April, 2018 at 3 pm at the LIGHTCONVERSE Booth E90, located in Hall 3.0, during the Prolight+Sound 2018 trade show in Frankfurt, Germany. Winners will then be notified via email for prize shipment coordinates and associated details. (If any Challenge contestants are attending the trade show, please make sure to contact us.)

By entering this contest (LIGHTCONVERSE AND HIGH END SYSTEMS LIGHTING CHALLENGE 2018), you are fully acknowledging to LIGHTCONVERSE Ltd. and High End Systems Inc. that you are the video creator/designer and possess the legal rights concerning all submitted material, such as audio and video, which you use and/or publish. You further fully acknowledge that you have provided full and proper credits (where proper credits are due) to LIGHTCONVERSE Ltd. and High End Systems Inc. You agree that LIGHTCONVERSE Ltd. and High End Systems Inc. may post your entry link on their respective websites in addition to making it available to any other form of communications. You further agree that LIGHTCONVERSE Ltd. and High End Systems Inc. may use your video for publishing, advertising and other purposes royalty-free, including, but not restricted to, the Challenge.



Version 59 of the multiple award-winning LIGHTCONVERSE 3D SHOW PLATFORM is now available and offers a range of improvements that continue to decrease the gap between virtual and reality!

Have a look at some of the newest features for v59:
– Increased GUI and 3D resolution. 
– Extended color dynamics plus luminance corrected gamma and other HDR operations added.
– Precise Equidistant mode for wide Camera views.
– 4 Camera view presets in main sreen.
– Built in Light Meter. Calculation of Center weighted LUX on surface, generation of LUX-Maps with Legend in Paper mode, high quality Print-Outs.
– High-resolution video along with high-res screen-shots capture. Allows offline rendering of high-quality and full-color mp4 with online recorded DMX, Video and media in.
– ScreenShot and VideoShot buttons on main screen.
– New parameters for Camera:
channel #10 – ROLL (-360..+360deg).
channel #22 – IRIS (it also disables motion FadeIn when @0).
– HTC Vive, Oculus Rift support.

Unparalleled and unique in the industry, LIGHTCONVERSE Version 59 is the only product that delivers such a dynamic array of capabilities in One Complete Platform, offering software and hardware solutions for visualizing and integrating Multiple Show Disciplines – including Lighting, Video, 3D Mapping, Laser, Water Effects, Pyrotechnics, Moving Objects and Object Tracking by automated fixtures and projectors – all within in a Photo-Realistic, Real-Time, 3D View.