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Jay-Z “Blueprint 3” Tour Visuals Supported by PRG Mbox EXtreme

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  • Projection Connection News
• July 12, 2010
LOS ANGELES - Jay-Z's Blueprint 3 tour visuals have gotten an assist from PRG's Mbox Extreme v3 media server, with screens director Drew Findley and video director Dirk Sanders using the five-server system provided by PRG for multiple video surfaces that are part of the city skyline video wall set designed by UVA's Matt Clark. Read More...

GoVision’s GoBigger Helps Visualize Museum Tower

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• July 8, 2010
DALLAS - With the primary visuals limited to a hole in the ground, groundbreaking ceremonies aren't always big on visual drama. So for the official unveiling of the future 42-story Museum Tower upscale residential building in Dallas, the ceremony organizers relied on GoVision's GoBigger mobile HD LED screen for large-scale artist's renderings along with I-Mag of the proceedings. Read More...

Scharff Weisberg Supports Memorial Service for Christo’s Wife

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• July 8, 2010
NEW YORK - Scharff Weisberg provided AV support for producers KCD Inc. for a memorial service for Christo's wife and artistic collaborator, Jeanne-Claude, who passed away in November. Read More...

Kensington Church Equipped with FOR-A Switchers to Meet Changing Video Needs

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• July 7, 2010
TROY, MI - Kensington Community Church, a nondenominational church with about 10,000 worshippers per Sunday at its five campuses, needed switchers for its growing video production needs that would also be user-friendly for the volunteer teams who run them. Advanced Lighting & Sound provided FOR-A HVS-300HS HD/SD digital video switchers to meet the church's needs. Read More...

Vista Spyder Integrates with Simbioz for V Tele Broadcasts

PLSN Staff •
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• June 30, 2010
KITCHENER, ON - Montreal TV station V Télé began broadcasting last summer with the goal of having an interactive relationship with core viewers age 18 to 49. To offer dynamic and original content in its live-broadcast studio, V Télé selected the Christie Vista Spyder to integrate with Simbioz Touchless Interactive Technology on a 3-foot-by-10-foot ultra-thin bezel LCD wall. Read More...

Christie Opens New Manufacturing Facility in China for Digital Cinema Projectors

PLSN Staff •
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• June 24, 2010
CYPRESS, CA - Christie opened a manufacturing facility in Shenzhen, China for digital cinema projectors to screen 2D and 3D movies. Read More...

Church on the Move Gets HD-Looking I-Mag with SD Cameras

PLSN Staff •
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• June 10, 2010
TULSA, OK - Church on the Move draws about 10,000 to its multiple weekly services and regularly fills most of the 2,700 seats in its main church. I-Mag of what's happening on stage is a key part of the draw. Read More...

Projection Studio Gets Son et Lumiere Commission in India

PLSN Staff •
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• June 9, 2010
DELHI, India - Ross Ashton's U.K.-based The Projection Studio is consulting on India's first permanent full moving image son et lumière  - Ishq- e- dilli - The Love of Delhi, which is being installed at Purana Quila, a 16th century fort founded by Mughal Emperor Humayun in 1533 and completed five years later. Read More...

“Iron Man 2” Uses Pixled’s F-11 LED Video Tiles

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• June 9, 2010
LOS ANGELES - The movie, Iron Man 2, uses LED video screen with a media server feeding content rather than a green screen for the Stark and Hammer Expo scenes. Pixled's F-11 LED video technology met the production's cost, configuration flexibility, resolution and weight requirements. Read More...

Broadcast Pix Used at “American Idol” Contestant’s Hometown Event

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• June 9, 2010
MOUNT PROSPECT, IL - Usually, the Television Services Department of the Village of Mount Prospect, Ill. (MPTV), uses its Broadcast Pix Slate 1000 video production system to produce live coverage of village board meetings and other local programming. Read More...

The Editors Tour with Green Hippo VideoMapper

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• May 27, 2010
BIRMINGHAM, U.K. - The Editors have included Green Hippo's new VideoMapper component on their recent tour, In This Light and On This Evening. Lighting company Siyan supplied all the lighting for the show. Read More...

ANSI Approves InfoComm AV Systems Design Standard

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• 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...

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