About our Early Access program Please note that this is our pre-launch Early Access program. You may run into issues, and if you do, please notify us immediately to help us improve our software.

The fastest way to contact us will be through emailing us directly at [email protected]

Thanks for being a part of getting Backlot off the ground!

Getting Started


Please select your platform below and follow the instructions to download and install:

Mac Installation

Windows Installation

Navigation Cheatsheet

We highly recommend a standard three-button mouse (with scroll wheel) for using Backlot.

3D Navigation


Backlot Views

Set View

The Set View is your main 3D canvas where you will be setting up your scene. All cameras, lights, characters, props, and sets will be placed and configured here.