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Lyon 14 mobile unit adds Fujifilm lenses to its repertoire

Lyon Video Adds Fujinon Lenses

Projection Connection News

COLUMBUS, OH – Lyon Video recently purchased six XA99x8.4 ultra-wide field production lenses, adding to the mobile production company’s Grass Valley LDX80 Worldcam cameras on its Lyon 14 mobile unit.

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St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Gets Lighting, Projection Assist from GC Pro

Projection Connection News

NEWPORT BEACH, CA — St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church features a terrarium roof that fills the space with the most energy-efficient light source available - natural daylight. The problem, however, is that the ambient light weakens the power of the church’s video presentation during its services. Guitar Center Professional (GC Pro), the outside sales division of Guitar Center that focuses on the needs of professional users, provided a solution.

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Shanghai International Lighting Fair Set for Sept. 23-25

International News

SHANGHAI - After its inaugural show last fall, the Shanghai International Lighting Fair returns for 2015. The Sept. 23-25 2015 is set to take place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, with plans to occupy 20,000 square meters of fairground space. The event focuses on fulfilling the lighting needs of the Central and Eastern China regions.

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Two Killed, Four Injured in Alabama Pyro Factory Accident

News

OWENS CROSS ROADS, AL — A Feb. 6 explosion at a pyro factory near Huntsville, AL operated by Ultratec Special Effects left two dead and four injured. One of the injured was hospitalized in critical condition; the other three reportedly received minor injuries. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and OSHA officials are investigating the accident.

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Riedel Inside Fair

Berlin Fashion Event Gets Radio Assist from Riedel

International News

WUPPERTAL, Germany — Bringing advanced radio communications technology to the catwalk, Riedel Communications partnered with facility management provider Gegenbauer to provide an elegant and reliable communications package for Panorama Berlin, a leading trade show during Berlin Fashion Week. For the three-day event, Jan. 19-21, the two companies supplied a custom solution with more than 100 mobile radios and 20 headsets supporting security, traffic management, and event organization and access.

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HARMAN's Martin Professional P3 300 System Controller

Martin P3-300 Now Shipping

Product News

Martin's P3-300 System Controller LED video processor is now shipping. As the new flagship model of Martin’s P3 System Controller family, the P3-300 combines the Harman subsidiary's P3 workflow with a new high-performance video-processing engine that can drive some 2,000,000 pixels.

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Event Safety Alliance Announces Severe Weather Summit

News

NORMAN, OK — The Event Safety Alliance announced plans for the first Severe Weather Summit, set for March 10-11, 2015 at the National Weather Center, 120 David L Boren Boulevard in Norman, OK 73072. Co-presenters include Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT), the NOAA/National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center and Venue Management Consultants Group (VMCG). The event costs $750 to attend and includes complimentary breakfast, a wine and cheese reception and closing dinner. Members of IATSE, PLASA, USITT, or ETCP receive a 10 percent discount off the cost of registration.

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