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Digital Projection Gears Up for InfoComm

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• June 15, 2009
ORLANDO — Digital Projection is set to unveil 14 new projectors with advances including WUXGA Native resolution (some equipped for Active 3D), increased Lumens, additional Active 3D models, improved efficiency, LED illumination, broader input connectivity and lower entry prices. Read More...

A.C. Lighting to Showcase LED Display at InfoComm

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• June 15, 2009
ORLANDO — A.C. Lighting Inc. booth 1453 at InfoComm 2009 will feature products including Chroma-Q Color Block 2 LED fixture and Magic Box EtherSwitch 7 Ethernet switch, the Color Web LED video effects display, the Jands Vista control system, the Artistic Licence Art-Net range of Ethernet solutions and the D.T.S. Delta 7 RGB LED moving light. Read More...

TMB InfoComm Booth to Feature New Products

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• June 15, 2009
ORLANDO — TMB announced plans to showcase a variety of new products at InfoComm Booth 1143, starting off with UberPan from Green Hippo, which is a multi-server control system letting multiple Hippotizers work as one, creating a single virtual canvas. Read More...

Prolyte Products Group Names Felten Managing Director

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• June 15, 2009
LEEK, The Netherlands — Prolyte has named Gert Felten, previously production manager, managing director of the Prolyte Products Group. Hans Kiewiet has been named commercial director. Prolyte founder Fokko Smeding remains a shareholder and will stay active within the company. Read More...

UVLD Adds Glitz to Beard Gala Honoring Women in Food

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• June 13, 2009
NEW YORK — The James Beard Foundation chose “Women in Food” as the theme for its annual awards ceremony, and Unlimited Visibility Lighting Design (UVLD) was asked to bring “the look of a polished modern awards show” to the venue, Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall, according to UVLD lighting designer Gregory Cohen. Read More...

I. Weiss Provides Stage Rigging, Fire Curtain for Henry Miller Theater

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• June 13, 2009
NEW YORK — I. Weiss provided a new stage rigging system with a motorized line shaft-operated fire curtain, 56 single purchase counterweight line sets and a new house curtain and valance for the Henry Miller Theater on Broadway. Read More...

Elation’s EVLED Video Screens Used for “World’s Fastest Beach Party”

PLSN Staff •
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• June 12, 2009
LONG BEACH, CA — The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach is a three-day event billed as the “World’s Fastest Beach Party,” drawing 180,000 spectators and featuring live concerts and a Lifestyle Expo with over 270,000 square feet of merchandise displays, interactive games and racing-related exhibits. Read More...

Bright Outlook for La Quinceanera Parties, Chauvet LEDs

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• June 12, 2009
MIAMI — How do you say “Sweet 16 Party” in Spanish? La Quinceañera, but parents better plan for it about one year earlier than the Anglo equivalent of this coming-of-age celebration for a girl's 15th birthday. Read More...

R&M Materials Handling, Inc. to Demo Stagemaker SM2

PLSN Staff •
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• June 12, 2009
ORLANDO, FL —R&M Materials Handling, Inc. will be featuring the Stagemaker SM2 hoist at Infocomm booth #1653. The SM2 is designed for hotel ballrooms, churches, scenic arts, theatres, concert halls, clubs, exhibition halls and trade shows. Read More...

RDM Plugfest Back by Popular Demand

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• June 8, 2009
WESTLAKE, TX — ESTA said that its RDM Plugfest held in January was successful enough to be repeated in July. The informal event, dominated by technicians and engineers and not by buyers and sellers of gear, will take place in this Dallas-Fort Worth suburb and run for three days from July 17-19. Read More...

Billy Elliot Dances Home with 10 Tony Awards

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• June 8, 2009
NEW YORK—Billy Elliot, The Musical was the big winner at the 2009 Tony Awards, taking home 10 awards, including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical (Lee Hall), Best Direction of a Musical (Stephen Daldry) Best Choreography in a Musical (Peter Darling), Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Ian MacNeil), Best Lighting Design (Rick Fisher) and Best Sound Design (Paul Arditti). Read More...

Artistic Licence Rack-Split RDM with RJ45 Connectors Available

PLSN Staff •
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• June 8, 2009
HARROW, U.K. — Artistic Licence is following last year’s RDM Splitter Upgrade with the introduction of the Rack-Split RDM RJ45. It’s a 1-to-9-universe DMX512 splitter with isolated input, supporting both RDM and High End Systems Talkback protocol, housed in a 1RU 19-inch rack mount casing. Read More...

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