glossary book

Show Laser Glossary, Definitions & Explanations

This Glossary shall provide general definitions for terms used on this website as well as give some background information on terms and topics used in show laser and entertainment industry.
If you find a mistake or if you have suggestions for additional terms, please drop an E-Mail to [email protected]

Glossary, Definitions

Animation Laser

What is an Animation Laser?

The term "animation laser" denotes a show laser system which is able to create animated effects, graphics and texts. To create non-flickering, vivid animations it is important to have a fast scanner systems width good angle stability. Besides that it is helpful to have analog modulated laser sources to create a wide variety of colors. Good beam specifications help to create crisp projections and reduced blur around the beam.
The very software used is the essential core factor for creating nice shows with an animation laser: Depending on the resolution and the capabilities of the hardware output interface, the animation laser projection can look nice - or not. There are some software solutions in the market, that are not that suitable for animation laser projections.

ILDA or DMX for Animation Lasers?

The best control option for an animation laser is via software. The ILDA protocol is used for such control and is possible to create own animations and logos for laser light shows.
For beam shows nice, for animation laser projections not that suitable is integrated DMX: Some animation lasers come with several pre-programmed animated effects, which may be selected through DMX. The display options are very limited in terms of animation projections.

More information on Animation Lasers

Buy Animation Lasers

Here you can see all Laserworld laser lights that are graphics capable and which can display your own patterns. Click on a particular show laser to find more information in our shop.

Distributed brands:

Distributed Brand LaserworldDistributed Brand tarmdistributed brand Ray Technologies
Distributed Brand Laserworld ShoweditorDistributed Brand ShowcontrollerDistributed Brand PangolinDistributed Brand coherent