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The team from RES used Avolites Ai S4 servers.
The team from RES used Avolites Ai S4 servers.

Eric Prydz EPIC 4.0 USA Tour Visuals Unleashed by Avolites Ai S4 Servers

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

NEW YORK  For Eric Prydz' EPIC 4.0 shows in the U.S. this spring, the DJ got visual support from longtime collaborators RES, who created a colossal visual show driven by Avolites Ai S4 servers. The team includes Mark Calvert of RES (production director), Liam Tomaszewski (creative director and VJ), Ross Chapple (lighting designer), Ian Gotts (tour production manager) and Dave Green (Ai programmer). Also supporting the shows are production companies PRG, PRG Nocturne USA and Lightware USA.

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Jack Kline
Jack Kline

Christie Marks 10-Year Milestone for Environmental Initiatives

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

CYPRESS, CA – Christie chairman, president and CEO Jack Kline detailed progress that the company and its corporate parent, Ushio, have made in the 10 years since the launch of their Environmental Management System (EMS). The system, based on ISO 14001, focuses on building and continually improving Christie’s environmental performance. The EMS encompasses numerous environmental programs including waste reduction, recycling, water and electricity reduction, facility and operational improvements, with a significant net CO2 reduction.

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ITV Commercial's ‘Big Day Out’
ITV Commercial's ‘Big Day Out’

ITV Commercial's ‘Big Day Out’ Gets Video, Lighting Assist from CPL

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

OXFORDSHIRE, U.K. - Central Presentations Ltd (CPL) provided a widescreen projection system plus lighting and sound production for ‘Big Day Out’, an event for ITV Commercial sales teams staged at Heythrop Park in Oxfordshire. The event, which included series of motivational talks and presentations interspersed with choreographed entertainment and magicians, took place in the venue’s Lecture Theatre. CPL supplied a 12 by 4 meter (WxH) projection screen, fed by Panasonic 12K laser projectors.

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The Optocore and BroaMan booth
The Optocore and BroaMan booth

Optocore and BroaMan Recap PL+S Highlights

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

FRANKFURT, Germany - Optocore and BroaMan recapped some of the highlights from the company’s booth during Prolight+Sound in Frankfurt. Noted for its slot car scale racetrack, the booth featured milestones from the company’s 20-year history right up to the present, including this year’s new product releases such as BroaMan's upgraded Route66 video router and other products targeting the Broadcast, System Integration and Concert market sectors.

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The Leicester Square premiere included Chauvet Professional's PVP X6IP LED panels and EPIX Strip Tour LED fixtures.
The Leicester Square premiere included Chauvet Professional's PVP X6IP LED panels and EPIX Strip Tour LED fixtures.

Batman vs Superman UK Premiere Includes Chauvet Professional Fixtures

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LONDON - For the UK premiere of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice at London’s Leicester Square, Impact Production Services used Chauvet Professional's PVP X6IP LED panels and ÉPIX Strip Tour LED fixtures. The panels displayed visual content and pictures of the various comic book figures in the film, in addition to “Batman” and “Superman” lettering.

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CUE 2016 National Conference
CUE 2016 National Conference

Education Technology Conference Makes Use of Roland V-800HD Multi-Format Video Switcher

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

PALM SPRINGS, CA — For the CUE 2016 National Conference, an education technology event that took place March 17-19 in Palm Springs, AV Professionals deployed Roland's V-800HD Multi-Format Video Switcher. Garth Fjellstrom, president of AV Professionals, credited the switcher for its functionality and value. The conference, the largest of its kind in California, has been attended by educators, technology coordinators, administrators and other education professionals for 35 years.

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The AV setup includes eight Christie DS+14K-M 3DLP projectors
The AV setup includes eight Christie DS+14K-M 3DLP projectors

Christie Visual Solutions Bring Dai Culture to Life in Southern China

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

XISHUANGBANNA, China – At the Dai Show Theater within the Xishuangbanna International Resort, Wanda Group used Christie projection technologies to enhance the look of a permanent 75-minute acrobatic water spectacle orchestrated by Franco Dragone of Cirque du Soleil renown. Within the venue, shaped like a bamboo hat, the AV setup includes eight Christie DS+14K-M 3DLP projectors.

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Analog Way Ascender 48
Analog Way Ascender 48

Analog Way Features New AV Solutions at TecnoMultimedia InfoComm Brazil

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

SAO PAOLO, Brazil – Analog Way will be featuring new AV solutions at TecnoMultimedia InfoComm Brazil. The event takes place from May 10-12, 2016 in São Paolo. At booth #114, Analog Way will be showcasing the VIO 4K, a premium multi-format converter that includes a variety of innovative features for LED wall applications. They will also be showcasing the Ascender 48 - 4K - PL, a powerful multi-screen seamless switcher (pictured here). The company will also present the new features of its LiveCoreTM series.

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Center of Science and Industry Planetarium in Columbus, OH
Center of Science and Industry Planetarium in Columbus, OH

Center of Science and Industry Planetarium in Columbus, OH Uses Technologies from Christie, Evans & Sutherland

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

COLUMBUS, OH – At the Center of Science and Industry (COSI) planetarium in Columbus, Ohio, Christie and Evans & Sutherland have been providing virtual audience transport to far-off destinations. Using Evans & Sutherland’s Digistar 5 system and two Christie D4K2560 projectors, audiences experience intergalactic journeys and the latest scientific discoveries. Closed from 2004 to 2014, the reopened planetarium now draws over 100,000 visitors annually thanks to the efforts of the Columbus community, COSI Team, Evans & Sutherland, and Christie projection technology.

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