LIGHTING SHOW PROGRAMMING COMPETITION
Do you love the Hog? Are you a young lighting professional or just now entering this exciting field? Enter Hog Factor and sharpen your programming skills while competing for fun prizes.
Launched in 2014, High End Systems’ Hog Factor is a collegiate lighting programming competition, traditionally held in conjunction with major trade shows and events across the globe. Individual and team contestants are given the opportunity to program and operate lighting demonstrations using the Hog 4 control platform, along with the chance to win prizes. The contest is open to individual and student teams enrolled in Collegiate Spring 2021 lighting programs. For more information on contest rules and participation, click the Registration Form below, and stay tuned for more information on the Hog Factor Finals!
Hog Factor USA 2021 will feature student teams competing to win school and individual prizes. Phase One is an open competition with each team providing a performance lighting piece, programmed on a Hog you own or on Hog 4 PC, which can be downloaded free of charge with a special demo version of Capture visualization, which will be made available to all teams. Once performance piece submission closes on August 15, 2021, the top finalist teams will be selected by September 1, 2021.
° To enter the Hog Factor contest you must be a team of up to three students, currently enrolled in a US or Canadian university or college program.
° Teams must have a sponsoring professor
° No more than three students to a team are allowed
° Only the top team from each school will be considered for the finals, and schools can only win top prizes once.
° Once registration is completed, an email with a link to download show files, visualizer files and instructions will be sent
° Only one show presentation submission per team is allowed
Show presentation must use the following song. Download from the individual link below.
Tom Sawyer by Rush