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ANSI Approves InfoComm AV Systems Design Standard

PLSN Staff • Projection Connection News • May 26, 2010
FAIRFAX, VA - For AV projects to succeed, the processes, resources, and responsibilities of the design and installation project teams needs to be clearly defined and coordinated. That's where the ANSI/InfoComm 2M-2010, recently approved by ANSI, comes in. Read More...

Bay Stage Lighting Takes Guests on a “Journey to Atlantis”

PLSN Staff • Projection Connection News • May 14, 2010
TAMPA - The 9th Annual Sea Grapes Fine Wine and Food Festival was lit recently by Bay Stage Lighting, which produced shimmering water effects to go with the theme for the evening, "Journey to Atlantis." Read More...

Da-Lite Launches Online Screen Designer for Projection Screens

PLSN Staff • Projection Connection News • May 14, 2010
WARSAW, IN - To help those requiring custom projection screen installations, Da-Lite has introduced a new online Screen Designer application. Users can select screen type, screen size and the screen surface to suit their installation needs. Read More...

Gearhouse SA Supports Mighty Man Conference

PLSN Staff • 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 Staff • 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 Staff • 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 Staff • 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 Staff • 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 Staff • 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 Staff • 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 Staff • 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 Staff • 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...

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