The most popular way to control the lights in the light shows is a DMX. Good basic description of DMX is here:

What is needed for a good light show

DMX interface


DMX control software


Entec Light Factory: ($480/512ch)

Bluelight ($400/512ch)

DMX Desk simple, freeware

Open DMX Theater

FreeStyler (Good)


Axis DMX:


DMX4Linux driver

Q Light controller, uses DMX4Linux driver 512devices

Dimmer pack

  • Here is a small 4 channel dimmer pack Optima from bulbamerica on Ebay:


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