Pluto LUT Box User Guide

LightSpace CMS integration with Pandora's Pluto LUT Box

Pluto Calibration

Initial Setup

Calibration of displays connected to Pluto using LightSpace CMS is exceptionally simple, with Pluto acting as pattern generator.

Pluto Calibration

The Network Manager menu is located within the top-level icons.
Note: The 'Patch Indent/Size' controls may or may not work - check with Pandora on their integration status of this capability. If they do not work set the 4 Indent values to 0%, and the BG colour to the default of Black.

Calibration Operation

To activate the internal Patch Generator within Pluto, navigate to the desired profiling mode within LightSpace CMS - Calibration Interface, or Display Characterisation.

Leave the Pluto Software open for the duration of the profiling process as LightSpace communicates with the Pluto via this app.
For greater ease of use, run the Pluto Software on the same workstation as the LightSpace

When the patch window is activate within LightSpace (the LightSpace CMS internal floating patch window has been made active by clicking the small colour display box when using Quick Profiling or Manual Measure modes) the internal patch generator within Resolve will mimic the colour displayed.

Profiling can then be performed as normal, using the probe connected to LightSpace, and with Resolve displaying the required patches on the display being profiled.

Note: that when 'Listen to server' is selected, test pattern 16 will automatically be selected to avoid confusion. It is possible to select Disable Front panel and Disable Remote Access during the profiling process as a way to ensure to there is no external interference during this process. Remember to Bypass all LUTs if required before starting the process.

LUT Upload

After profiling, a Calibration LUT can be generated as normal, and uploaded into Pluto as per standard Pluto operation.

TV Legal Workflows

If the image signal path is TV Legal the LUT may need to be pre-processed via the 'Edit/LUT Manipulation/VideScale' function before being uploaded into Pluto.