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Image

PHOTON XENON PHOTON DESIGNER
Compositing
Timeline
Limited (1)
Timeline FX
Keyframe animation
FX Tree
Particle system
Color grading
Playback
VYV Codec (2) VYV Uncompressed/H264 VYV Uncompressed/H264 VYV Uncompressed/H264
Media formats VI, QT, PNG, TGA, JPG VI, QT, PNG, TGA, JPG VI, QT, PNG, TGA, JPG
Frame rates Unlimited Unlimited Up to 30 Hz
Max playback resolution 32 Mpixel 32 Mpixel
Frame rate conversion
Real-time splitting
Audio playback
3D Scene
Previsualisation
Projection study
3D model formats FBX, OBJ, XSI FBX, OBJ, XSI FBX, OBJ, XSI

Vision

PHOTON XENON PHOTON DESIGNER
Tracking
PosiStageNet (Albion) (3)
Dynamic 3D mapping
Lighting fixture tracking (3)
Surface deformation tracking (3)
Projection
Manual projector alignment
Structured light auto calib.
Volumetric auto calibration
Real-time proj. align. & follow
Automatic blending
Real-time blending
LED & Flat
Surfaces
LED mapping
Virtual projector
Keystone

SYSTEM

PHOTON XENON PHOTON DESIGNER
Network
Media management
VYV network assistant
Multiple system management
Live backup
Show Control
Cue interface
Art-Net device control
Matrix control
External control UDP/TCP/Art-Net/MIDI UDP/TCP/MIDI
Hardware
Storage SSD RAID-5 SSD RAID-5
Video input capabilities Up to 8 (4) Up to 8 (4)
Video output cap. (HD 1080P60) Up to 8 Up to 16
Video output cap. (4K60) Up to 4 Up to 4

(1) The available timeline components are limited compared to Photon and Xenon. Only Media, Composer and proxy are available on Photon Designer.
(2) Uncompressed codecs include YUV 4:2:0, YUV 4:2:2, RGB 4:4:4. All including alpha channel.
(3) Tracking Server features (Albion module) require a Photon Controller system.
(4) Depending on the Input card, support for 3G-SDI, 6G-SDI, 12G-SDI, HDMI, DP 1.2, DVI.