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  • Panasonic, GoVision Join To Expand Modular LED Tiles Rental Business

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 25, 2012

    ARGYLE, TX – Panasonic Eco Solutions North America and GoVision LP are joining forces in the LED video screen rental market to expand the modular LED tiles business.

  • Qualcomm Museum

    Nautilus Wins IES Award for Qualcomm Museum

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 24, 2012

    SAN DIEGO - Nautilus Entertainment Design was honored with an IES 2012 "Commendable Achievement in Lighting Design" award for the Qualcomm Museum in San Diego. Nautilus provided lighting design and A/V system design for the museum, including more than 16 large format interactive video kiosks and an integrated control system.

  • Munk School of Global Affairs

    Christie MicroTiles Installed at Toronto’s Munk School

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 16, 2012

    KITCHENER, Ontario – Thirty-six Christie MicroTiles were installed at the University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs. Positioned in the front wall of the Vivian and David Campbell conference facility, the 6 units wide by 6 units high Christie MicroTiles array displays Blu-ray videos, still images and PowerPoint presentations for foreign and domestic officials who present their research findings at the facility.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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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