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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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GoVision Teams with Dallas Love Field to Showcase Texas Music
GoVision Teams with Dallas Love Field to Showcase Texas Music

GoVision Teams with Dallas Love Field to Showcase Texas Music

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

DALLAS – Travelers heading to and from Dallas Love Field may want to start carving out a little extra time to spend at the busy airport. No, we’re not forecasting flight delays or security checkpoint issues…we’re talkin’ Texas music, live on-stage! In one of the most unusual and welcome innovations in modern air travel, Dallas Love Field is teaming with North Texas businesses and the Texas Music Project to bring rising stars and established Texas artists alike to a new performance stage in the lobby of the airport’s main terminal. The stage, which debuted Monday, April 4, is positioned inside the secure area, near the food court.

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GoVision to Unleash ‘Colossus’ on Bristol Motor Speedway

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

ARGYLE, TX – This is big. No seriously…this is HUGE! Bristol Motor Speedway will soon be home to the world’s largest outdoor, permanent, center-hung digital display. Fittingly named “Colossus,” the screen – comprised of 8,694 square-feet of state-of-the-art digiLED Toura 6mm LED panels – will give race fans an unprecedented audio-visual experience when it debuts later this month.

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Creative Technology Supports Video Needs for Mariah Carey U.K. Tour
Creative Technology Supports Video Needs for Mariah Carey U.K. Tour

Creative Technology Supports Video Needs for Mariah Carey U.K. Tour

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LONDON - Mariah Carey is a musician that rarely needs any introduction after two decades in music and a collection of much-loved classics. At the start of March, the singer began her European tour, Sweet Sweet Fantasy, by returning to the UK after 13 years away. Working for the production team behind the tour, Creative Technology (CT) supplied seven Panasonic projectors which were used to feed playback content onto a number of upstage panels, all driven by Photon. The panels were able to move across the stage with the projection tracking and following the movements.

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During Lumiere London in January, 2016, BAFTA facade projections got an assist from d3 Technologies’ creative solutions deployed by QED Productions.
During Lumiere London in January, 2016, BAFTA facade projections got an assist from d3 Technologies’ creative solutions deployed by QED Productions.

QED Productions Uses d3 Technologies for Large Format Projections in London

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LONDON– Lumiere London lit up the winter streets of the capital this past January with an installation of 30 illuminated artworks by a contingent of international artists.  Two of the installations, at Oxford Circus and on the BAFTA façade, featured d3 Technologies’ creative solutions deployed by QED Productions.

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La Trobe Reading Room of The State Library of Victoria
La Trobe Reading Room of The State Library of Victoria

TDC Projects Imagery on Library Exterior, Interior in Melbourne, Australia for White Night 2016

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

MELBOURNE, Australia – On Feb. 20 at White Night Melbourne 2016, TDC – Technical Direction Company achieved a projection mapping first inside La Trobe Reading Room of The State Library of Victoria. On the façade of the Library building itself, TDC immersed audiences in a myriad of illuminated video projections.

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Phoenix Quad-T encoder from Christie
Phoenix Quad-T encoder from Christie

Christie to Feature New Gear at ISC West 2016 in Las Vegas

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LAS VEGAS – Christie will be displaying the latest video wall solutions for the physical security industry at ISC West 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The event will take place at the Sands Expo and Convention Center from April 6-8, 2016. Christie will feature solutions including the Christie Phoenix system and Phoenix Quad-T encoder (pictured here); a side-by-side comparison of Entero HB 70-inch HD front access display cubes and Christie Velvet Merit Series 1.5mm LED tiles; and both 98-inch and 55-inch LCD flat panels.

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VER Opens New York City Camera Prep Facility

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

NEW YORK - VER opened a camera prep facility in New York City, the company's third such facility on the East Coast. (Similar facilities in Atlanta and Miami opened May and November 2015, respectively). A new prep facility is planned to open in Los Angeles in April 2016. All are designed to meet the specific needs of cinema and television professionals.

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