Tag: outline

The Award for Best Effect Goes to . . .

With the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards taking place this week, we thought it would be fun to do an award show ourselves!  Therefore, we will be giving out an award for the Best Effect in Content Studio. We would like to welcome you all to the 1st Annual Daktronics Venus 1500 Awards Show! Our first ...

Image Tools: Drawing Tab

Have you ever noticed an extra tab that appears when you click on an image in your layout in Content Studio? If so, have you ever actually clicked on it to see what it’s all about?  Have you ever actually tried it out? It’s ok if you haven’t, because that’s what we’re going to be ...

Brand New Backgrounds Just for You!

Our Creative Services team here at Daktronics worked very hard to create some amazing new backgrounds for your displays! We are happy to announce that 12 brand new content packages are now available for download, and the best part is, they’re FREE! Click HERE to get them all! We can’t wait to see what you do ...

Making Marvelous Monochrome Content

This week, we will focus on a topic that has been a long time coming. For those of you who have monochrome displays, today is your lucky day! We have put together a best practices guide just for you. Monochrome displays are capable of producing a variety of shades in a single color. The two ...

Discover New Features in the Web Editor

Recent changes in the web editor make it easier and more efficient to use when creating content. In this week’s blog we will tell you about the changes, explain how to use them, and how they will affect you. Effects Previously, if you wanted to add a shadow or outline to your text you would click ...

Brightness Levels & Background Colors

Did you know that you have a photo sensor in your display that automatically adjusts the brightness levels of all the LEDs, depending on how bright or dark it is outside? This means that your display should always have the ideal amount of brightness no matter what time of day it is. Industry brightness standards Sometimes ...

Monochrome Miniguide

This week, we will focus on a topic that has been a long time coming. For those of you who have monochrome displays, today is your lucky day! We have put together a best practices guide just for you. Today’s blog will cover the best practices of content creation for monochrome displays. We'll also include some ...

Even More New Features in the Web Editor

Today we have some very good news to share with you! We  improved the Venus® Control Suite Software once again. We added additional features and functionality to give you more options and make your life easier. We based the majority of these updates on feedback we received from you! That’s right; you can make a difference! ...

How to put text over images and videos in Content Studio

Welcome back to the Venus Control Suite blog! Last time we discussed the latest features in the Web Editor, which included adding shadows to text to help add depth and improve contrast in your message. Shadows aren’t the only way to add good contrast to your messages though, and if you read last week’s blog ...

Venus Control Suite and Content Studio Fonts Update

We made a few changes to our fonts for Venus Control Suite. Many of you asked that we add the Daktronics Venus fonts to the Venus Control Suite Web Editor. The Daktronics Venus fonts are great when you want a smaller font that will still appear sharp and easy to read. You asked, and we listened! ...