New in Vectorworks Spotlight 2012 is Video Screen Object, used to place lenses based on distance, make screens glow, and calculate lens sizes based on the projector/screen location. Soft Goods Object enables the creation of curtain, border, and pipe-and-drape models, while LED Video Screen adds the ability to model and represent low-res screens in various configurations. This version also features upgraded Lightwright™ Data Exchange, and it is compatible with OS X Lion. Other new functions include Focus Instruments at Next Click, Multi-circuit Lighting Device Focus, and Lighting Device Color Name, and the application has improved its handling of duplicated lighting devices and positions.

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