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Ashley Salta, technical supervisor at Rockhampton’s 1,000-seat Pilbeam Theatre often employs projected media effects on their in-house produced productions to save budget, space, time and effort. Salta recently shifted to Green Hippo Hippotizer Amba, a 1RU media server that can store, warp, blend and map content in higher-than-HD resolution from multiple outputs, because it can be integrated into the lighting control system so the effects can be triggered with cues.

Rockhampton’s Pilbeam Theatre Using Green Hippo Hippotizer Amba

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ROCKHAMPTON, Australia - Ashley Salta, technical supervisor at Rockhampton’s 1,000-seat Pilbeam Theatre often employs projected media effects on their in-house produced productions to save budget, space, time and effort. Salta recently shifted to Green Hippo Hippotizer Amba, a 1RU media server that can store, warp, blend and map content in higher-than-HD resolution from multiple outputs, because it can be integrated into the lighting control system so the effects can be triggered with cues.

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The Harmonium Project at the 2015 Edinburgh Intl Festival aided by XL Video

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To create a spectacular opening for the 2015 Edinburgh International Festival, and to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Edinburgh Festival Chorus, 59 Productions, with the Edinburgh International Festival, created The Harmonium Project. 59 Productions sought out XL Video for an assist with the projection mapped visuals that transformed the look of the Usher Hall in central Edinburgh.

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Ellis Island Museum of Immigration Opens Galleries  Featuring AV Support by Electrosonic

Ellis Island Museum of Immigration Opens Galleries Featuring AV Support by Electrosonic

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NEW YORK – The newly-renamed Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration has opened new galleries in the former Kitchen and Laundry Building of the immigrant processing and detention station, which operated from 1892 to 1954 in New York Harbor. Dedicated to the story of immigration in the years following Ellis Island’s closure, the galleries mark phase two of the Peopling of America Center®. 

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Miami Vineyard Community Church is using Eiki projectors for its services.

Miami Vineyard Community Church Installs Eiki Projection System

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MIAMI, Fl. - As a nondenominational house of worship with a contemporary vibe, Miami Vineyard Community Church is neighborhood focused and offers its congregation a wide range of programs. Services are engaging and employ both live music and extensive use of video and multimedia. To help keep their services vibrant in their new sanctuary, the church relies on three large video screens that receive their images from three EIP-HDT30 HD widescreen projectors drawn from the catalog of Santa Margarita, CA-based Eiki International, Inc.

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X 20 Media SharePoint TV will be featured at SPTechCon in Boston

X2O Media to Participate in SPTechCon Boston 2015

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BOSTON — X 20 Media, a Barco company, announced that it will be exhibiting SharePoint TV on the X2O visual communications platform at SPTechCon Boston 2015 in booth 901. The event will take place Aug. 24-27 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. 

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VER Adding 50 Sony HDC-4300 Cameras to Inventory

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LOS ANGELES – Video Equipment Rentals (VER) is adding 50 Sony HDC-4300 camera systems to its inventory. Sony’s HDC-4300 is the world’s first camera to use three 2/3-inch native 4K image sensors.

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Eureka Funds Management invested in NanoLumens technology for a display at Indooroopilly Shopping Center in Brisbane, Australia

NanoLumens Display in Australian Shopping Mall Generating Ad Revenue

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BRISBANE, Australia  – The owners of Indooroopilly Shopping Center in the western suburbs of Brisbane turned to NanoLumens for a video display for a revenue-generating advertising tool. Digital Place Solutions installed the double-sided 7m by 4m (23’ by 13’) display with NanoLumens' 6mm pixel pitch panels.

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Marquette University's 3D Visualization Lab is a Collaborative Hub for Groups

Marquette University's 3D Visualization Lab is a Collaborative Hub for Groups

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MILWAUKEE, WI –  When considering a possible feature space for its new building in the Opus College of Engineering, Marquette University turned to Christie to build a Cave Automatic Virtual Environment (CAVE). Dubbed the MARquette Visualization Lab (MARVL), it is a multi-disciplinary campus resource that promotes active learning within an immersive 3D environment.

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Pictured here is a rendition of the Kabuki spectacle planned for the Bellagio Fountians in Las Vegas in mid-August, 2015.

Kabuki Spectacular Planned for Bellagio Fountains Using Panasonic Gear

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LAS VEGAS - Panasonic will present with Shochiku, renowned global Kabuki producer, with support from MGM Resorts International, an elaborate, high-tech outdoor performance unlike anything Las Vegas or the U.S. has ever seen. The show will feature a Kabuki-style theatrical event with larger-than-life animation and water choreography in the Kabuki masterpiece Koi-Tsukami, or Fight with a Carp, as a large fish and turbulent sea are projected onto the Bellagio Hotel Fountains in a battle scene.

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Singapore Celebrates Golden Jubilee with  Spectacle Created with Christie’s Boxer and Roadster

Singapore Celebrates Golden Jubilee with Spectacle Created with Christie’s Boxer and Roadster

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SINGAPORE – Christie projectors played a crucial role at Singapore’s 50th birthday celebrations by providing spectacular visuals that captivated tens of thousands of spectators who attended the festivities on August 9, 2015. The projection mapping performances were planned and executed by Christie’s rental staging partner Hexogon Solution Pte Ltd at three locations: the Padang (venue of the National Day Parade), the world famous Sentosa Merlion and the iconic Fullerton Hotel. 

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