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Projection Connection News

  • CCTV

    Vista Spyder Manages Content for CCTV’s New Studio

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 9, 2012

    WASHINGTON, DC – China’s state broadcaster CCTV (China Central Television) recently launched its new US hub in Washington, DC, delivering English-language programming to China. Several Vista Spyder X20-0808 video processors manage graphics and video content, feeding it to three sets.
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  • Drake

    Drake’s Tour Moves with Elation’s Moving Head LED Panel

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 8, 2012

    LOS ANGELES - Canadian rapper Drake is touring with Elation’s EPV762 MH Moving Head LED Video Panel. LD Patrick Dierson says the moving panels are getting such jaw-dropping audience reactions, that they’ve increased the number of them as the tour continues on, from an original 48 units to 96 units. Drake’s tour returns to the US in May.

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  • Donovan

    Pete’s Big TVs Rocks R&R Hall of Fame Ceremony

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 4, 2012

    CLEVELAND - Pete’s Big TVs provided the video production package for the 27th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on April 14 in Cleveland. The show premieres May 5 on HBO. The visuals interspersed live action with content from the performers’ past. Pete’s Big TVs provided high resolution LED panels, projectors, teleprompters and crew.

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  • Parlamentarium

    Electrosonic Outfits European Parliament Visitors’ Center

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 3, 2012

    BRUSSELS, Belgium – The Parlamentarium, the new visitors’ center at the European Parliament in Brussels, uses interactive multimedia exhibits to take visitors on a journey through European politics. All signage and media is presented in 23 languages, which influenced the AV techniques used. Electrosonic engineered and installed the main exhibition AV hardware.
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  • Intel's booth at CES 2012

    WorldStage Helps Intel Catch The Wave at CES 2012

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 30, 2012

    LAS VEGAS – With the theme “Connect to Life,” Intel’s booth at CES 2012 in Las Vegas featured a giant ecosystem of animated creatures whose interactions reflected the digital world in which Intel operates. Foghorn Creative created the live interactive display across “The Wave” with support from WorldStage. Visitors approached input stations where cameras scanned their hands or any other object, and seconds later they saw the scan generate an animated organism based on the scan outline. The organism, or creature, then became part of the intricate choreography of abstract creatures on the big screen.

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  • Navistar's display on a truck

    Truck as Projection Screen? Freeman Creates Immersive Experience

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 26, 2012

    DALLAS - Navistar’s display at a recent trucking show in March aimed to debut a new truck while creating a brand experience that captured the company’s versatility. Freeman delivered an exhibit that included a skin-wrapped truck and several screens. Using projection, the truck itself became a screen showcasing the vehicle’s many potential applications.

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  • Santiago, Chile

    Stampede Helps Lumina Motion Create 3D Video Mapping Product Launch

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 25, 2012

    SANTIAGO, Chile — Stampede Presentation Products recently helped Lumina Motion’s AV team construct a stunning 10,000 sq. ft. video display for a product launch on the facade of a round building in Santiago, Chile. The 3D mapping projection setup included eight Christie DHD800 FULL HD projectors connected through Geffen’s HDTV DVI-D Fiber Optic Cables. Kramer Digital Switchers handled the video signal backup.
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  • Space Center

    Space Center Launch Facility Chooses Projectiondesign

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 24, 2012

    DENVER – Norway’s projectiondesign has supplied its F35 wqxga projectors to a mission-critical facility responsible for space launches on behalf of the US government. The facility, near Denver, CO, is run by the United Launch Alliance (ULA), a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and The Boeing Company. The center is where engineers and staff oversee data required to complete successful launches and missions.
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  • Buckingham Palace

    Projection Studio Attempts World Record at Buckingham Palace

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 20, 2012

    London, UK  - The ‘Face Britain’ project, instigated by The Prince’s Foundation for Children & The Arts, attempts to break a world record for Largest Collaborative Artwork. This is the first time animated video portraits have decorated Buckingham Palace (running until Saturday, April 21, 8:30-11:30 pm.) The Projection Studio is behind the event. HM The Queen herself was the production supervisor of sorts, having to approve it every step of the way.

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  • Natural History Museum

    Dinosaur Hall Opens with Electrosonic Interactive Displays

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 19, 2012

    LOS ANGELES – The newly-opened Dinosaur Hall in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County allows visitors to learn more about the prehistoric creatures using today’s technology. Electrosonic provided the audio-visual systems in the 14,000 sq. ft. display. The goal was to focus on the specimens in the exhibit, so the AV installation had to be subtle and non-intrusive.

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  • Bruce Springsteen's Wrecking Ball tour

    Pete’s Big TVs on Bruce Springsteen’s World Tour

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 16, 2012

    NEW CASTLE, DE - Pete’s Big TVs is providing video production/projection, equipment and crew for Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band’s “Wrecking Ball” world tour. Pete’s Big TVs is providing its new DigiLED MC7 high resolution LED panels - with no radio frequency interference - that were built for The Boss.

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    WorldStage Maps Video to Moving Walls for Helicopter Reveal

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 11, 2012

    DALLAS – Bell Helicopter had attendees in a whirl with the unveiling of their new model at HELI-EXPO 2012.   WorldStage was brought on by Global Experience Specialists, the producer of Bell Helicopter’s exhibit and product reveal, to help deliver the impact required for the debut at the Dallas Convention Center.

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