How It All Got Started
CAST was incorporated in 1994 as a lighting consulting company and to develop a lighting design software – wysiwyg (which means What You See Is What You Get – fitting for pre-visualization software). Today’s penetration has achieved market dominance in the entertainment industry – it is the industry standard.
Since 1994, CAST has developed and delivered software solutions to the entertainment production industry by automating the planning, design and productions of film, TV, stage, theme parks, road shows and large special events. CAST’s Emmy and Gemini award winning wysiwyg design suite, with its proprietary CAD plus industry-specific library of >20K intelligent, automated, robotic and conventional lights, hardware and equipment, and textures, provides the single point of design and pre-visualization for motion, lighting and media controllers.
Today wysiwyg Learn is taught in more than 330 academic and polytech facilities (an average of 20 students per class) around the world, and it has more than 9500 registered corporate and individual End Users worldwide. wysiwyg is the industry standard.
What We Value
CAST values developing products that allow people to be more creative and innovative by realizing efficiencies through our technology. At CAST, we are all about intelligent and creative brains and not big egos.
Our Creative Mission
CAST’s mission is to design products that are robust, practical (give users efficiency), and adaptable. Our products should interconnect with all the significant entertainment hardware available from various manufacturers. CAST’s philosophy focuses on the greater good – the overall best interest of the industry. Our professionals will ensure that our products are nonpartisan and any manufacturer or any new products can be adapted to connect a CAST product. CAST continues to add new manufacturers to its growing list of Registered wysiwyg Developers (RWDs), with currently over 45 manufacturers.
Gilray Densham – Mastermind Behind CAST
Gilray Densham, CEO of CAST Group, introduces the latest tracking 3D projection technology to the blooming entertainment industry
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