2-Day Hands-On Basic Training

Curriculum Includes:

  • Instruction on Christie® Pandoras box media systems
  • Sequence programming using keys and cues
  • Virtual camera control
  • Troubleshooting common errors
  • Creating custom control interfaces using Widget Designer
  • Softedge, Keystoning and Warping


Created for lighting and scenic designers, programmers, and videographers, Pandoras Box college provides participants with basic instruction on all elements of Pandoras Box media systems:

From programming tools like Media Manager's real-time control, to creating custom user-interfaces with Widget Designer, we will focus on how the intuitive tools and features within Pandoras Box can quickly and easily bring your ideas to life.

To ensure focused hands-on training, class size is limited to a total of eight participants; therefore, pre-registration is necessary.



Day 1: Basic Training
An introduction to Pandoras Box and the Pandoras Box range of products. Participants are introduced to the layout of Pandoras Box where they will learn how to build and save projects, create timeline sequences and program using keyframes. Understanding content management, folder structures and different layer functions will also be covered.


Day 2: Basic Training Continued

On day two we will cover additional timeline programming, multiple screen setups, how to programme control cues and how to troubleshoot common errors. We will also work with virtual cameras in a 3D environment, explore the Aeon™ FX engine and cover keystone and softedge blending. A basic introduction to Widget Designer Standard and Pandoras Box Warper is included.


  • Pandoras Box media systems product line and features
  • System setup and configuration
  • Navigating the interface
  • Managing media
  • Basic Pandoras Box functions
  • Timeline programming
  • Real-time compositing & playback
  • Live input processing
  • Real-time 3D Multi-layer rendering
  • Intro to Aeon™ FX Engine
  • Keystone correction
  • Softedge blending
  • Creation of custom user interfaces with Widget Designer STD
  • Remote systems control over a network

Pandoras Box college Basic 2-day course: £100
Upon completion of the course, participants
receive on Offline Manager Dongle!
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All classes are taught by qualified TMB personnel and typically run from 10am - 5pm. Lunches and refreshments are provided.

Payments non-refundable if cancelled less than seven days prior to the event.  Balance remains on open account for future Pandoras Box college training courses.

Contact: cooluxcollege@tmb.com • +44 (0)20.8574.9700


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