GrandVJ detailed features | ArKaos VJ/DJ

GrandVJ detailed features

New features in version 2.0

  • New, improved user interface
  • Specific parameters panel lock for Effects, Position / size and Mixing
  • 6 new effects, 1 new transition
  • Better multi-threading and support for latest video codecs
  • Support for audio files playback
  • New software registration system supporting machine deauthorization

New features in version 1.6.5

  • Scratch control for DJ-Style MIDI controllers with jog wheels
  • Playback position control
  • Play Once and Freeze
  • New “Mixer Pause mode” preference
  • New “Show Tooltips” preference
  • Mapping template for Numark NuVJ (with feedback)
  • Mapping template for American Audio VMS2 (with feedback)
  • Mapping template for American Audio VMS4.1 (with feedback)
  • Mapping template for Livid OhmRGB Mapping template (with feedback)
  • Updated Mapping templates (added scratch support) for Hercules DJ Control Steel, DJ Control Rmx, DJ Control MP3, DJ Control MK
  • Support for Syphon on Mac, allowing to natively output to any other application that support Syphon as input

Detailed features

  • Powerful video-mixing software
  • No-limit performance and production
  • State of the art multi-threaded hardware accelerated graphical engine
  • A unique, easy-to-control, customizable interface
  • Dual synth / mixer mode
  • Receives sound and MIDI from any audio sequencer compatible with VST plug-ins
  • Mixer mode with A/B deck and independent preview
  • Browser Preview feature allowing to preview visuals, effects, transitions and sources before displaying them in the output window
  • Real-time access to all mixing parameters
  • Full MIDI / keyboard mapping of all mixing parameters
  • Bidirectional communication with controllers supporting generic MIDI feedback
  • Support for ReWire
  • Support for Open Sound Control (OSC) protocol mapping
  • Support for Quartz Composer .qtz files as Sources and Effects (Mac OS X only)
  • Multi-screen support with Soft Edging
  • Automated Video Generators
  • Alpha Channel support in images and videos
  • Upgraded Effects Library, with more than 40 effects
  • 37 transitions, each featuring 4 parameters plus a fade time
  • High-resolution output
  • Support of most common media formats including Quicktime, Mpeg 2, Mpeg4, Mkv, Vob, Windows Media, and Flash text & animations with ActionScript3
  • Support for movie's audio through FFMpeg (supports most formats)
  • Multiple camera support
  • Hardware accelerated video engine
  • Takes advantage of multi-core CPU
  • Compatibility with Mac and PC and all MIDI controllers