Information and a Real World Guide to DMX-512 Protocol

Intelligent lighting is type of stage lighting that usually have more mechanical and automated features than traditional stationary stage equipment. Features range from simple dimmers, to sophisticated moving heads that can project animated gobos.

DMX Lighting is type of modern intelligent lighting. DMX fixtures are controlled with DMX Lighting consoles. DMX console and DMX fixtures communicate with standardized DMX 512 Protocol.

To find out how DMX 512 protocol works, how to connect DMX consoles and fixtures, how DMX equipment works check out following categories:

DMX Protocol

DMX is de facto standard for communication between lighting equipment and lighting controllers. Find out more about DMX network topology, standard etc.

DMX Console

Descriptions and brief reviews of commonly used DMX Consoles (DMX Controllers).

DMX Light

How DMX fixtures actually work?