H2R Graphics - Docs

 
 

Download H2R Graphics

Head over to the Downloads section of the H2R Graphics page to grab the latest version of the app.

Using the Chroma window

Launch the Chroma window from the Home page of the application.

Drag the window offscreen and use CMD/CTRL+F to toggle fullscreen mode.

Change the chroma background colour in the Settings page of the app.

 

Using the Key/Fill windows

Launch the Key and Fill windows from the Home page of the application.

Drag the both windows offscreen and use CMD/CTRL+F to toggle fullscreen mode.


Output to a video switcher (Chroma)

Connect your Mac or PC to a video switcher and turn off ‘Mirror Displays’.

Drag the Chroma graphics window offscreen and use CMD/CTRL+F to toggle fullscreen mode.

Use an Upstream Key in your video switcher and set the source to your Mac or PCs input. Turn on the Upstream Key.

Adjust the chroma settings to properly key out the chroma colour that you have chosen. You may need to play with these settings for a while to get the best results.

 

Output to a video switcher (Key/Fill)

Connect your Mac or PC to a video switcher and turn off ‘Mirror Displays’. You’ll need two HDMI outputs for the Key/Fill option.

Drag the Key and Fill graphics windows offscreen to two different extended displays and use CMD/CTRL+F to toggle fullscreen mode.

Use an Upstream Key in your video switcher, set it to Luma mode and set the Key/Fill sources according to the whichever inputs you chose when connecting your Mac or PC. Turn on the Upstream Key.

Choose ‘Premultiplied Key’ (or similar) and the graphics should be properly keyed out.


OSC commands

IP address and Port

By default, H2R Graphics is running on 127.0.0.1, port 8181. Send all your OSC commands to that address.


Clear all graphics (OSC Message)

Path: /h2r-graphics/clear


Lower Thirds (OSC Value)

Path: /h2r-graphics/lower-third

Value: 1

(replace ‘1’ with whichever lower third you want to show)


Ticker (OSC String)

show

Path: /h2r-graphics/ticker

String: show

hide

Path: /h2r-graphics/ticker

String: hide


Timer (OSC String)

show

Path: /h2r-graphics/timer

String: show

 

custom UP timer

Path: /h2r-graphics/timer-custom-up

String: hh:mm

(e.g. 01:00 = 1 hour timer)

hide

Path: /h2r-graphics/timer

String: hide

 

custom DOWN timer

Path: /h2r-graphics/timer-custom-down

String: hh:mm

(e.g. 00:01 = 1 minute timer)


Logo (OSC String)

show

Path: /h2r-graphics/logo

String: show

hide

Path: /h2r-graphics/logo

String: hide







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