We recommend reading our award winning documentation but if you’re more of a visual type, then checkout some of our tutorial videos and presentations.  Scroll to the bottom of the page for information you can print in the PDFs section.

Initial Setup (S3 and S4)
Initial Setup of the Sequencing Software The Light-O-Rama Sequence Editor is very powerful and every now and then a bit of help from an expert is exactly what you need. This video shows how to setup the sequence editor.  Video
Sequence Editor (S3 and S4): New Sequences
New Musical Sequence Creation How to create a new musical sequence in the sequence editor.  Video
New Musical Sequence Options and Channels How to handle the channel options when creating a new musical sequence.  Video
New Musical Sequence Options and the Sequence Information How to handle the Sequence Information questions when creating a new musical sequence.  Video
New Musical Sequence Options and the Timing Grids  How to handle the timing grid options when creating a new musical sequence.  Video
Sequence Editor (S3 and S4): Effect Tools
Effect Tools Basics How to use the various effect tools.  Video
Effect Tools and creating a Chase How to use the chase effect tools.  Video
Effect Tools and the Color Fade How to use the color fade tool.  Video
Effect Tools and creating Custom Effects How to create custom effects.  Video
Effect Tools using Fades and Intensities How to use the fade and color intensity tools.  Video
Effect Tools and the Fill command How to use the fill effect tools.  Video
Effect Tools and the Intelligent Fade How to use the intelligent fade tools.  Video
Effect Tools and Painting a Sequence How to use the mini-sequence painter tools.  Video
Effect Tools using Shimmer and Twinkle How to use the shimmer and twinkle effect tools.  Video
Effect Tools and the Toggle button How to use the toggle tools.  Video
Sequence Editor (S3 and S4): Copy and Paste
Copy/Paste Basics The basics of using Copy/Paste to speed your results.  Video
Copy/Paste from Foreground The secrets of selective copy/paste and overwrite some effects but not all in your sequence.  Video
Copy/Paste Locks How to lock your clipboard so you don’t accidentally overwrite something important.  Video
Copy/Paste Modes The different modes available using the sequence editor Copy and Paste function.  Video
Copy/Paste using Multiple Clipboards The multiple copy/paste clipboards available in the sequence editor.  Video
Copy/Paste and Renaming Clipboards How to name each of the multiple clipboards for easy reference. What a time saver!  Video
Copy/Paste Saved Clipboards How to save clipboards to save time while using the sequence editor.  Video
Sequence Editor (S3 and S4): Tips and Tricks
Fades and Viewing Them How to view fades in the sequence editor Video
Waveform Display How to view the audio waveform for musical sequences. Video
Zooming and Related Tricks How to use the zoom command as well as other handy tools. Video
Saved/Recent Tools How to use saved and recent used tools. Video
Channel Colors in Sequence Editor How to set the channel colors as they are displayed. Video
Foreground and Background Commands Understanding the foreground and background concept. Video
Media File Location How to add/edit the music/video file linked to your sequence. Video
Repeat Command Usage How to use the ultra-handy repeat command. Video
Show Building
Show Basics and Musical Sequences The key to remember is one or more sequences must be assembled to create a show. This video shows you the basics on how to add musical sequences to your shows. Video
Show Scheduling How to schedule your shows. Video
Show Animation How to add simple animation sequences to your shows. Video
Show Background Animation How to have a simple animation running continuously in the background during your shows. Video
Interactive Shows How to add some interactivity to your shows. Video
End of a Show or Sequence Lights On/Off How to turn the lights off at the end of a show. Video
Delays and Cleanup During/After Your Shows How to add delays between sequences and run special sequences at the end of your show. Video
Show Music In Order or Shuffle the Sequences Randomly How to play the sequences in order or at random during your show. Video
Show Options The various options available when building a show. Video
Show Startup and Shutdown How to add special sequences run only when your show starts and shuts down. Video
Running Your Shows How to run the shows. Video
Pixel Editor (S4) (Pro Level)
Pixel Editor Introduction
Part 1
Quick overview of how Pixel Editor fits in the Light-O-Rama environment Video
Pixel Editor Introduction
Part 2
How to use Pixel Editor in a sequence and a review of some of the basic effects Video
Pixel Editor Basics PowerPoint presentation about using the Pixel Editor View
Using Visualizer with Pixel Editor and Sequence Editor  Use the best tools available.  Step-by-step guide to setup pixel tree visualization View
Using a PixieXX controller with a pixel tree with Pixel Editor Have a Light-O-Rama pixel tree.  This step-by-step guide will help you configure all the components and use it with Pixel Editor. View
Sequencer (ShowTime 5)
Inserting SuperStar into a sequence See how easy it is to insert a SuperStar sequenced prop into your ShowTime 5 sequence Video
ShowTime 5
Traditional Lights
The ShowTime 5 Sequencer combines the S4 Visualizer, Sequencer and Pixel Editor into one tool.  See how everything now works together.  Presentation given at Christmas Expo 2017. PDF
ShowTime 5
First Pixel Elements
Learn how ShowTime 5 handles pixels.  A great place to get your feet wet.  Presentation given at Christmas Expo 2017. PDF
ShowTime 5
Modeling Your Display
Build a virtual model of your venue and see the power of ShowTime 5 at work as you add effects to one prop or all at the same time.  Presentation given at Christmas Expo 2017. PDF
ShowTime 5
Pixel Sequencing
ShowTime 5 introduces Motion Effects to make sequencing dramatically easier.  Presentation given at Christmas Expo 2017. PDF
ShowTime 5
SuperStar Integration
Love SuperStar?  So does ShowTime 5.  Learn how the two work together.  Presentation given at Christmas Expo 2017. PDF
ShowTime 5
What’s New
See what’s new in ShowTime 5.  Presentation given at Christmas Expo 2017. PDF
SuperStar (Add On)
SuperStar Basic Scenes Learn the basics of adding scenes with multiple Cosmic Color Ribbons or Cosmic Color Bulbs using SuperStar Video
SuperStar Morphs Learn the basics of morphs with Cosmic Color Ribbons or Cosmic Color Bulbs using SuperStar Video
SuperStar CCR Configuration Learn how to configure each Cosmic Color Ribbon for use by SuperStar Video
SuperStar Multiple Network Configuration Learn how to setup multiple LOR data networks to handle multiple Cosmic Color Ribbons for SuperStar Video
SuperStar Exporting Sequences so you can Watch your CCRs Dance! Your SupersStar sequence looks great in SuperStar but now how do you get it to actually control the Cosmic Color Ribbons in real life? We’ll show you how in this video. Video
Getting Superstar Sequences into Main Sequences Learn how to use sequences made in SuperStar inside your other sequences. Video
SuperText Basic Techniques Learn the basics of adding text to multiple Cosmic Color Ribbons using SuperStar Video
SuperText Advanced Techniques Learn advanced techniques of adding text to multiple Cosmic Color Ribbons using SuperStar Video
SuperStar Exporting Sequences so you can Watch your CCRs Dance! Your SupersStar sequence looks great in SuperStar but now how do you get it to actually control the Cosmic Color Ribbons in real life? We’ll show you how in this video. Video
Getting Superstar Sequences into Main Sequences Learn how to use sequences made in SuperStar inside your other sequences. Video
Instant Sequences SuperStar can create sequences all by itself. We’re going to show you how in this easy-to-understand video. Video
Instant Sequences Timing Map Need to take control of the timing when creating an instant Sequence? We know what you’re talking about. This video will help you understand what needs to be done. Video
Instant Sequence by Selection Part A Instant Sequence just part of a tune. Part A. Video
Instant Sequence by Selection Part B Instant Sequence just part of a tune tips and tricks. Part B. Video
Instant Sequence on a Visualization Instant Sequence a Visualization built in the LOR Visualizer. Video
Instant Sequence on All Your Lights Instant Sequence based only on available light controllers. Video
Instant Sequence Rapid Fire Option Instant Sequence option to make the lights more responsive. Video
Instant Sequence Rapid Fire for Matrix Instant Sequence option to make the lights more responsive in a matrix. Video
Sequencing Circles Sequencing circles/rings is really easy. Video
Creating a Visualizer Visualizations for SuperStar Use Light-O-Rama’s Visualizer to create a Visualization for use by SuperStar Video
Importing a Visualizer Visualization into SuperStar SuperStar How to import a Light-O-Rama Visualizer visualization into SuperStar Video
PowerPoint Presentations we have used in classes that you can print
S4
 What’s New in S4 What’s New in S4  presentation given at Christmas Expo 2015 PDF
 What’s New in S4 Visualizer What’s New in the S4  What’s New in S4  presentation given at Christmas Expo 2015,  Visualizer presentation given at Christmas Expo 2015 (this is a large file). PDF
SuperStar
SuperStar Basics New to SuperStar?  This is a great place to start learning about the capabilities. PDF
SuperStar Instant Sequence Let SuperStar do all the heavy lifting when creating a sequence. PDF
SuperStar Matrtix Animation Have a smart pixel matrix?  Let SuperStar handle the animation. PDF
SuperStar Matrix Text Have a smart pixel matrix?  Let SuperStar scroll the text. PDF
Pixel Editor Effects Pixel Editor Effects presentation given at Christmas Expo 2016 PDF
Pixel Editor Previews Pixel Editor Previews presentation given at Christmas Expo 2016 PDF
Pixel Editor Sequencing Pixel Editor Sequencing presentation given at Christmas Expo 2016 PDF