Projection Connection News

Christie MicroTiles Installed Near Entrance to Emory/Rollins School Of Public Health

PLSN Staff •
  • Projection Connection News
• March 22, 2011
ATLANTA - Inside the atrium near the entrance of the recently-dedicated Claudia Nance Rollins Building at Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health, an eight-by-six configuration of Christie MicroTiles can be seen in a convex, wood-paneled enclosure. The video wall, which measures about 10.7 by 6.5 feet, is used to display news and other information. Read More...

National Museum of the American Indian Features Electrosonic AV Technology

PLSN Staff •
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• March 21, 2011
NEW YORK - The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI)'s new permanent exhibition, "Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian" relied upon Electrosonic-supplied engineering for 20 exhibits, including 10 linear video stations and 10 interactive workstations housed in the NMAI's George Gustav Heye Center in the Old Customs House. Read More...

Gearhouse Supplies AV Technology for Design Indaba Exhibition

PLSN Staff •
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• March 19, 2011
CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Gearhouse South Africa's Cape Town branch supplied specialist LED and AV display technology to four different installations at the Design Indaba 2011 exhibition, which was staged at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) and included the Design Indaba Conference and Young Designers Simulcast. Read More...

VAI Supports Marco Brambillas “Evolution (Multiplex)” at Art Basel Miami

PLSN Staff •
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• March 18, 2011
MIAMI - Marco Brambilla's Evolution (Multiplex), a 3D video collage culled from thousands of movies featured at Art Basel Miami, relied upon Video Applications Inc. (VAI) for its 3D silver screen, projectors, technicians and a projectionist. Read More...

College Basketball Teams Get Visual Support from GoVision

PLSN Staff •
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• March 18, 2011
ARGYLE, TX - GoVision is providing visual support in the form of LED video screens for a variety of college basketball events, with its custom-built LED screens being used in Atlanta, Nashville, El Paso, Hot Springs, AR, Garland, TX and for the NCAA Final Four Men's Basketball Championships in Houston. Read More...

UK Young Scientists’ and Engineers’ Fair Gets Video Support from XL Events

PLSN Staff •
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• March 18, 2011
LONDON - The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists' and Engineers' Fair, an event sponsored by the nonprofit EngineeringUK, got video and visual production support from XL Events, including camera and PPU system, projection, playback and crew. Read More...

Spider-Man Meets Letterman, with an Assist from Pete’s Big TVs

PLSN Staff •
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• March 12, 2011
NEW YORK - The Broadway cast of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark presented a nationwide peek at the much-discussed show recently on CBS' Late Show with David Letterman. Pete's Big TVs/Performance Video helped project a visual backdrop from the musical. Read More...

Lighting, Video for Prince’s “Welcome 2 America” Shows Controlled with grandMA Console

PLSN Staff •
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• March 12, 2011
NEW YORK - For Prince's recent Welcome 2 America shows in the New York area, LD Demfis Fyssicopulos used a grandMA console to control the shows' lighting and video components. Prince played two shows at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, N.J., then moved to Madison Square Garden for three performances before and after Christmas. Read More...

Trevor LIVE Supported by Video Applications Inc.

PLSN Staff •
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• March 10, 2011
TUSTIN, CA - For the third year in a row, Video Applications Inc. (VAI) has supported Trevor LIVE, an annual event sponsored by The Trevor Project, the leading national organization focused on crisis intervention and suicide prevention efforts among LGBTQ youth. Held at the Hollywood Palladium, the ready-for-primetime show honored Kathy Griffin and featured guest performances by Sarah Silverman, Wayne Brady, Neil Patrick Harris and Queen Latifah. The special guest producing director was Adam Shankman. Read More...

Video at 83rd Annual Academy Awards Supported by 34 Hippotizer HDs

PLSN Staff •
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• March 7, 2011
LOS ANGELES - For visuals that ranged from vintage scenery and film clips to futuristic time travel, the video production crew for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards (the Oscars) used 34 Hippotizer HDs and a total of 53 discrete active outputs. Hippotizer's UberPan multiple display software component controlled video feeds for over 70 projectors. Read More...

Video Applications Inks Four-Year GSA Contract

PLSN Staff •
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• March 5, 2011
TUSTIN, CA - Video Applications, Inc. (VAI), a WorldStage company, has secured GSA's Advertising and Integrated Marketing Solutions (AIMS 541) contract for A-to-Z Project Management; Intra-Agency Coordination; Pre/Post-Event Site Survey(s); and Audio, Video, Lighting, Scenic and Production Services. Read More...

2011 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic Uses GoVision-Supplied LED Wall, Ribbon Boards

PLSN Staff •
  • Projection Connection News
• March 5, 2011
CALGARY, AB - Daktronics rental partner GoVision provided a large-screen LED video wall and ribbon board displays to support the 2011 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic, held Feb. 20 at McMahon Stadium. Both gear and crew weathered the outdoor conditions and single-digit temperatures. Read More...
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