Projection Connection News

DPI Announces Fall 2011 Road Show Dates

PLSN Staff •
  • Projection Connection News
• September 16, 2011

ATLANTA — Digital Projection International (DPI), together with display manufacturer Delta Group and software developer Mersive, announced a multi-city “Displays at Your Doorstep” road show with the following cities/dates confirmed: New York (Oct. 11-12) Orlando (Oct. 18-19), Washington, DC (Oct. 25-26), Atlanta (Nov. 2-3), Dallas (Nov. 9-10) and Los Angeles (Nov. 15-16). The events will demonstrate a variety of display technologies for commercial AV integrators.

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Projection on USS Midway

USS Midway Serves as AV Concepts Projection Surface for Patriot Awards

PLSN Staff •
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• September 16, 2011

SAN DIEGO — For the 5th Annual Midway American Patriot Awards, a gala honoring senator John McCain, vice admiral James Stockdale and naval aviators, AV Concepts transformed the above-flight deck portion of the aircraft carrier USS Midway with large format projection.

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Chaos Visual Productions Provides Video Gear for Josh Groban Tour

PLSN Staff •
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• September 15, 2011

LOS ANGELES — Chaos Visual Productions provided video support for the North American leg of Josh Groban’s 2011 Straight to You Tour in the form of four double stacks of 20K projectors projecting seamless, edge-blended imagery onto an 80-by-30-foot screen. The North American tour, with dates in North America from May 12 to Labor Day, will resume in October after making several stops in Europe. Peter Mensch, Cliff Burnstein and Tony Dicioccio of Q Prime-NYC are the tour managers.

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WE Fest 2011

WE Fest Features Upstage Video, Daktronics Screens

PLSN Staff •
  • Projection Connection News
• September 12, 2011

DETROIT LAKES, MN – The annual three-day WE Fest country music festival roped in more than 48,000 music fans with a lineup ranging from Miranda Lambert, Willie Nelson and Lynyrd Skynard to Brad Paisley and Lost Highway. Upstage Video helped bring the artists closer to the fans with HD LED video screens from Daktronics. Read More...

Insurer Covers HD House after Theft of $255,000 Worth of Gear

PLSN Staff •
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• September 10, 2011

MIAMI — In January of 2011, HD House experienced a rental company’s worst nightmare: a new customer, whom they fully vetted and researched, stole $255,000 worth of their equipment in a single day.

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LMG provided visual support for Train with FL-io11 (11.25MM) LED tiles and G-LEC Solaris+ LED gear.

LMG On the Road with Maroon 5, Train

PLSN Staff •
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• September 10, 2011

ORLANDO, FL — LMG Touring is currently on the road with Maroon 5 and Train on their summer tour through North America, which kicked off in late July in California. The tour was set to hit over 40 cities including Las Vegas, Nashville, Phoenix, Tampa, Winnipeg, and Dallas.

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Reel Video I-Mag at MotoGP

Reel Video Systems Provides I-Mag for Red Bull Indianapolis GP Motorcycle Race

PLSN Staff •
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• September 10, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS — Reel Video Systems LLC (RVS) provided I-Mag visual support at this year’s Red Bull Indianapolis GP motorcycle race.  RVS provided an 8-meter roll-down LED wall on the infield portion of the course.  The 12-millimeter-resolution video wall could be seen clearly despite glare from the bright summer sun. Read More...

Set for UNCF Telethon 2011

BET Network UNCF Telethon Evening of Stars Gets Video Support from Pete’s Big TVS

PLSN Staff •
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• September 10, 2011

PASADENA, CA — Pete’s Big TVs is providing visual support for the 33rd annual An Evening of the Stars benefit for the United Negro College Fund (UNCF). The show was taped at the Pasadena Civic Center Aug. 14 and will be broadcast on the BET Network on Sept. 25.

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Sade 2011 Live World Tour

Sade Tour Gets Clean Looks, Visual Support from Chaos Visual Productions

PLSN Staff •
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• September 8, 2011

LAS VEGAS — Sade’s 2011 Live World Tour included U.S. dates after a European leg, the first tour for the artist in a decade. The visuals, like the stage, are clean and spare —described by some as “a palette cleanser.” Chaos Visual Productions provided visual support.

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Moonlight at Futuroscope in France

Moving Parts at Futuroscope Pre-Show Controlled with Alcorn McBride Software

PLSN Staff •
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• September 7, 2011

POITIERS, France – For Moonlight, the new pre-show for The Little Prince 4D attraction at the Futuroscope theme park, a luminous tube leads visitors through a snail shell-shaped area with visual and  animatronic representations of sea creatures.  Technology from Alcorn McBride — LightCue Pro, V4 Pro, Video Binloop and Alcorn’s Touch Interface software — play a key role in creating the experience for visitors to the attraction.

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Arcade Fire supported by XL Video

Arcade Fire “Suburbs” Tour Continues with Support from XL Video

PLSN Staff •
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• September 6, 2011

LONDON — XL Video is continuing the worldwide supply of production video equipment and crew to Canadian indie rockers Arcade Fire for the final U.K. and European festival leg of their tour in support of their third album, The Suburbs.

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Black Eyed Peas at Greenbrier concert series

Upstage Video Provides Greenbrier with Daktronics Screens for PGA Tour, Black Eyed Peas Concert

PLSN Staff •
  • Projection Connection News
• September 6, 2011

LEWISBURG, WV — Upstage Video returned to the Greenbrier Classic PGA Tour Tournament, July 25-31, once again providing two Daktronics video displays on the course. The company also supported the 2011 Greenbrier Classic Concert Series with three Daktronics video displays and a full video production package for a Black Eyed Peas concert July 29, pictured here.

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