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Christmasland Projection Mapping
Christmasland Projection Mapping

Hexogon Solution Lights Up New Taipei City with Holiday Projection Mapping Show using Christie Gear

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

TAIPEI, Taiwan – Christie’s rental staging partner Hexogon Solution Pte Ltd has ignited the Christmas spirit by delivering spectacular visuals that captivated thousands of spectators who turned up for the official lighting up ceremony of the highly-anticipated “Christmasland in New Taipei City” event on November 19. The stunning projection mapping performance runs nightly until January 2. The projections are installed and executed by Hexogon Solution using a total of 42 Christie Boxer 4K30 3DLP® projectors.

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'Encore Dunhuang' at the Aqua Blue Theatre in Dunhuang, China
'Encore Dunhuang' at the Aqua Blue Theatre in Dunhuang, China

China's 'Encore Dunhuang' Travels Through Time with Support from d3 Technologies

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

DUNHUANG, China — The immersive Chinese theater piece, ‘Encore Dunhuang,’ recently debuted at the first Silk Road Dunhuang International Cultural Expo. The long-awaited show was directed by one of China's most famous directors, Wang Chaoge, who was the co-director of the opening ceremony at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. The production, staged in The Aqua Blue Theatre in Dunhuang, China, made use of d3 media servers.

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Project SPR
Project SPR

Project SSSHH Uses Luminex for Lighting on Movie Sets

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

MONTREAL– LUMINEX GigaCore 14R PoE switches and GigaCore 12 managed Gigabit Ethernet switches are often the talk on gigs where equipment is supplied by Project SSSHH Inc., Toronto, Ontario. Project SSSHH provides the entertainment industry with sales, rentals, service and design for lighting, rigging and safety.  With backgrounds in theater, corporate production and rock ’n roll, partners Andrew Read, Ken Wiebe and Jeff Archbold have expanded into support of feature films and television. 

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Google Product Launch
Google Product Launch

WorldStage Provides AV Support for Made by Google Product Launch in San Francisco

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

SAN FRANCISCO – The much talked about Made by Google press event in San Francisco on October 4th unveiled the Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones and other hardware initiatives developed by the tech giant.  The event was produced by Brooklyn-based MAS Events + Design with AV support from WorldStage, who was tasked with providing an AV solution for the venue, which is typically not used as an event space. 

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Chicago Blackhawks Ice Projection
Chicago Blackhawks Ice Projection

United Center Dual Sport Projection System Redesign

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

CHICAGO, IL, - United Center, home of the NBA’s Chicago Bulls and NHL’s Blackhawks, underwent a revamp during the summer months of 2016.  They featured a permanently installed sports projection system. The United Center is fully equipped to project stunning imagery onto both the ice rink and the basketball court. Veteran creative designer for both Bulls and Blackhawks in-game shows, Quince Imaging was again selected to offer a robust solution, extending projection capabilities far beyond that of the existing system.

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Video wall at Dragão Stadium
Video wall at Dragão Stadium

Calibre plays at FC Porto, Dragão Stadium

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

BRADFORD, YORKSHIRE, UK, – TAC (The Audiovisual Company) in Portugal has upgraded its media presentation rooms and main stadium LED displays at FC Porto, Dragão Stadium with Calibre LEDView720 and LEDView730 4K scalers. Eduardo Costa, General Technical Manager at TAC said: “We use Calibre to adapt input resolution to the main stadium LED Screens during live games or for digital signage at corporate events. The scalers have multiple output for local monitoring of live output feeds.”

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Christie Mystique Install Software Featured at IAAPA

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

ORLANDO, FL – Christie's Mystique Install software, which promises to simplify the process of creating large-scale visual experiences, will be demonstrated at the IAAPA Attractions Expo 2016 from Nov. 15-18 in Orlando, FL. Christie Mystique is a suite of software, hardware, and services.

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Barco breaks the reality barrier, delivering the ultimate simulation experience in immersive training at I/ITSEC

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. – Barco, a global leader in visualization technology, will reveal its latest innovations in visualization and audio designed to power advanced simulation and training applications at I/ITSEC 2016. Visitors can see Barco’s new solutions in action at the world's largest modeling, simulation, and training conference from November 28-December 2 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

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The 'Avatar: Discover Pandora' tour starts in Taiwan
The 'Avatar: Discover Pandora' tour starts in Taiwan

Zanim8tion helps bring Pandora to Life with AV Stumpfl Wings Vioso

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

TAIPEI, Taiwan- For a three-month showcase starting Dec. 7, 2016 in Taipei City, Avatar: Discover Pandora touring exhibition is based around the science and technology of the creatures and environments of James Cameron’s hit film. Zanim8tion provided the playback and programming using AV Stumpfl®’s Wings Vioso software suite. The project was fully supported by distribution partner, VIOSO.

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FlipTV Mobile is using six SK-HD1300 cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America Ltd
FlipTV Mobile is using six SK-HD1300 cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America Ltd

FlipTV Goes Mobile with Hitachi SK-HD1300 Cameras

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

WOODBURY, NY, — For outside broadcast (OB) and mobile production companies, the ultimate quality of their projects starts with the cameras they use. With a goal of cost-effectively producing first-class results for a diverse international clientele, television service provider FlipTV Mobile is using six SK-HD1300 cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai) to provide pristine video acquisition with exceptional price/performance value.

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