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Blackpool Illuminations 2015 to Include ‘LightPool’ Mapped Video Projection

Blackpool Illuminations 2015 to Include ‘LightPool’ Mapped Video Projection

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BLACKPOOL, U.K. — The Blackpool Tower, which opened in 1894, was inspired by the Eiffel Tower in Paris, which opened five years earlier. While not as famous or as tall (518 vs. 986 feet), the Blackpool Tower has still drawn its share of visitors to this U.K. seaside resort, and will continue to do so during the Blackpool Illuminations event set for Sept. 4-Nov. 8, 2015, when the large red brick building concealing the base of the tower is transformed by a large-format mapped video projection with video content provided by The Projection Studio, led by Ross Ashton.

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Pete's Big TVs provided LED video panels, projectors and crew for 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us.'

Pete’s Big TVs Makes Magic for 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us'

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NEW CASTLE, DE -- Aspiring magicians are invited onstage to show their tricks and fool the magician-comedian duo Penn & Teller in a new series on the CW Network, “Penn & Teller: Fool Us.” Video equipment rental company Pete’s Big TVs played a part in the magic, providing LED video panels, projectors and crew. The 13-episode season, taped in the Penn & Teller Theatre at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, airs Monday nights at 8/7 Central Time.

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Maxin10sity Provides Video Mapping Performance for Karlsruhe Festival

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BUDAPEST – On June 20, 2015, the City of Karlsruhe kicked off a 15-week long summer festival to celebrate its 300th anniversary, with the Karlsruhe Palace playing a central role. Dancers and opera performers entertained a crowd of 40,000 before the evening was concluded by fireworks. Maxin10sity provided a 15 minute-long projection mapping performance for the event.

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Imagine Dragons Launches Twitch Channel Using Blackmagic Design Products

Imagine Dragons Launches Twitch Channel Using Blackmagic Design Products

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FREMONT, CA - Blackmagic Design noted that Imagine Dragons used the company's gear including Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Cameras, an ATEM 1 M/E Production Studio 4K and Blackmagic Design Mini Converters HDMI to SDI to stream the channel’s first broadcast on its new Twitch Channel, the live streaming platform owned by Amazon.com.

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TechViz XL allows users to display 3D models directly from native industrial or VR applications onto a 3D display.

TechViz Teams with Christie at SigGraph 2015

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LOS ANGELES – TechViz, a global provider of immersive 3D virtual prototyping software solutions, is presenting its latest immersive visualization solutions at SigGraph 2015 at booth No.819. In partnership with Christie, a leader in audio and visual technologies, they are demonstrating how the TechViz XL software package works in tandem with the Christie Mirage 4K25 DLP 3D projector for the first time.

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