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Projection Connection News

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

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | 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

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | 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

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | 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

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 26, 2010FAIRFAX, 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...
  • Bay Stage Lighting Takes Guests on a “Journey to Atlantis”

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 14, 2010
    TAMPA - The 9th Annual Sea Grapes Fine Wine and Food Festival was lit recently by Bay Stage Lighting, which produced shimmering water effects to go with the theme for the evening, "Journey to Atlantis." Read More...
  • Da-Lite Launches Online Screen Designer for Projection Screens

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 14, 2010
    WARSAW, IN - To help those requiring custom projection screen installations, Da-Lite has introduced a new online Screen Designer application. Users can select screen type, screen size and the screen surface to suit their installation needs. Read More...
  • Gearhouse SA Supports Mighty Man Conference

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 10, 2010
    GREYTOWN, South Africa - For the third year running, Gearhouse South Africa supplied full technical production for the annual Mighty Man Conference. Gearhouse was again working for The Shalom Trust and in collaboration with its technical coordinator, Nik Fairclough of Northwind Recording, who also mixed the FOH sound. Read More...
  • Six Projectors Used for 136-Foot Long Display at Asylum Nightclub

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 3, 2010
    MACON, GA - For the Asylum nightclub here, Atlanta-based Integrated Visions Productions LLC has tiled six projectors together to create a 136-foot-wide display. IVP also produced the custom HD content, which is synched to the music that plays in the club. Read More...
  • 3D Virtual Environment Demonstrations at NAB

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 14, 2010LAS VEGAS - A series of virtual reality (VR) demonstrations took place at Brainstorm Multimedia's 2010 NAB Convention booth. The demos served as the first showing of real-time integration of live stereoscopic 3D cameras as part of a virtual environment, and Vinten Radamec supported the show with its encoded pan and tilt heads and pedestals. Read More...
  • “Die Patienten” Synchs Video with Live Action

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 13, 2010
    ZURICH, Switzerland - In comedy, timing is everything, and for Swiss entertainer Marco Rima's Die Patienten to succeed, the crew needed to accurately synchronize video projection on three independently-revolving walls. Technology from coolux helped keep the insanity onstage, where it belonged. Read More...
  • Christie Projectors Used for Movie Screenings at Haitian Shelters

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 12, 2010
    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - The Cinépolis Foundation's social outreach program, "Let's all go to Cinépolis Haiti," projected 11 movies using donated Christie digital cinema projectors and an inflatable screen set up in shelters for survivors of the Feb. 12th earthquake. Read More...
  • Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show Uses Hippotizer VideoMapper

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | March 15, 2010
    MIAMI - For The Who's performance at the The Bridgestone Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show, the 3,055 Barco MiStrips incorporated into the custom video deck displayed arrows and other linear graphics that defied the non-linear arrangement of the MiStrips themselves. The design team used a beta version of VideoMapper, a software component to be included in an upcoming version of Green Hippo's Hippotizer HD media server software. Read More...
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