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Gearhouse SA Supports Mighty Man Conference

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • May 10, 2010
GREYTOWN, South Africa - For the third year running, Gearhouse South Africa supplied full technical production for the annual Mighty Man Conference. Gearhouse was again working for The Shalom Trust and in collaboration with its technical coordinator, Nik Fairclough of Northwind Recording, who also mixed the FOH sound. Read More...

Six Projectors Used for 136-Foot Long Display at Asylum Nightclub

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • May 3, 2010
MACON, GA - For the Asylum nightclub here, Atlanta-based Integrated Visions Productions LLC has tiled six projectors together to create a 136-foot-wide display. IVP also produced the custom HD content, which is synched to the music that plays in the club. Read More...

3D Virtual Environment Demonstrations at NAB

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • April 14, 2010
LAS VEGAS - A series of virtual reality (VR) demonstrations took place at Brainstorm Multimedia's 2010 NAB Convention booth. The demos served as the first showing of real-time integration of live stereoscopic 3D cameras as part of a virtual environment, and Vinten Radamec supported the show with its encoded pan and tilt heads and pedestals. Read More...

“Die Patienten” Synchs Video with Live Action

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • April 13, 2010
ZURICH, Switzerland - In comedy, timing is everything, and for Swiss entertainer Marco Rima's Die Patienten to succeed, the crew needed to accurately synchronize video projection on three independently-revolving walls. Technology from coolux helped keep the insanity onstage, where it belonged. Read More...

Christie Projectors Used for Movie Screenings at Haitian Shelters

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • April 12, 2010
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - The Cinépolis Foundation's social outreach program, "Let's all go to Cinépolis Haiti," projected 11 movies using donated Christie digital cinema projectors and an inflatable screen set up in shelters for survivors of the Feb. 12th earthquake. Read More...

Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show Uses Hippotizer VideoMapper

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • March 15, 2010
MIAMI - For The Who's performance at the The Bridgestone Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show, the 3,055 Barco MiStrips incorporated into the custom video deck displayed arrows and other linear graphics that defied the non-linear arrangement of the MiStrips themselves. The design team used a beta version of VideoMapper, a software component to be included in an upcoming version of Green Hippo's Hippotizer HD media server software. Read More...

SNP Provides Video Support for New Glyndebourne Opera

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • March 15, 2010
SUSSEX, U.K. - Video solutions specialist SNP Productions supplied two Catalyst V4 PRO media servers and a complete projection package to Glyndebourne Opera for their production of Knight Crew. Read More...

AEL, Christie Help Rebrand And Relaunch CBC News

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • March 9, 2010
TORONTO, ON - When the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation rebranded "CBC Newsworld" and relaunched its primetime show, The National, the network turned to Applied Electronics Limited (AEL) to design, engineer and integrate the display technology for two new sets and studio configurations.  Read More...

Barco and Digital Stage Chicago Paint Vegas Event

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • March 9, 2010
LAS VEGAS - For a corporate event staged at the Sands Expo Center, Todd Street Productions worked with Joe West, senior creative and lighting director for Digital Stage Chicago, to create a seamless, 600-foot circular blend of graphics using 30 Barco/High End Systems DL.3s. The project represented one of the largest assemblies of DL.3 gear. Read More...

LMG Takes Multi-Definition Step with Ross Switchers

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • March 9, 2010
ORLANDO, FL - LMG, Inc. recently purchased the Ross Video Vision 3 QMD Switcher to enhance the firm's video inventory and switching capabilities. The purchase also represents a step LMG is taking toward a multi-definition platform for the live production environment. Read More...

Chinese Spring Festival LED Backdrop Seen by Millions

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • February 25, 2010
BEIJING, China - Kingsmark Event Engineering Co., Ltd. and China Television Technology Development Company worked with Barco Greater China to light up the broadcast for Chinese Central Television's annual New Years Gala 2010 with a large LED backdrop. Read More...

Video Applications Supports Contemporary Ballet Troupe

PLSN Webdesk • Projection Connection News • February 25, 2010
COSTA MESA, CA - Video Applications provided projection and video support for the premiere of The Trey McIntyre Project's The More I See You at the Orange County Performing Arts Center (OCPAC). Read More...

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