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The VR setup
The VR setup

New York Fashion Week Goes VR with Blackmagic Design Video Gear

Frank Hammel;
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NEW YORK Josh and Jason Diamond from VR company SuperSphere used nine Blackmagic Design Micro Studio Camera 4Ks and nine Video Assists for fashion brand Chromat’s Fall/Winter 2016 runway show during New York Fashion Week. The Blackmagic Design gear was used for SuperSphere's 360Design “Diamond EYE” setup to capture 360-degree shots of the models walking down the runway.

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Asbury United Methodist Church in Tulsa, OK
Asbury United Methodist Church in Tulsa, OK

Oklahoma Church Using ArKaos Media Server for Easter-Themed Projections

Nook Schoenfeld
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TULSA, OK  – Tim Ottley, Lighting Director for Asbury United Methodist Church, Tulsa, has been using ArKaos' MediaMaster PRO on an ArKaos PRO Stadium Server to create immersive projection mapping visuals within the interior of the church. Working with a graphic designer, Jason Yang, of Invisible Element, Ottley created an animated narrative of the Easter story as an introduction to the service that followed.

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Mumford & Sons
Mumford & Sons

Mumford & Sons Gets Blackmagic Design Assist for Shows in South Africa

Nook Schoenfeld
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CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Blackmagic Design has today announced that Mumford and Sons six show tour of South Africa, directed by Steve Price, featured a live to screen fiber optic workflow incorporating Blackmagic’s studio cameras, ATEM 1 M/E Production Studio 4K and HyperDeck Studio Pro. For the band’s first ever tour of South Africa, promoter Hilltop Live approached local specialists Militia Broadcast, with nearly 150 live shows under their belt, about supplying the IMAG projection, PPU, camera packages and crew during the band’s Cape Town, Durban and Pretoria gigs.

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 First Southern Baptist Church in Pratt, Kansas
First Southern Baptist Church in Pratt, Kansas

Kansas Church Deploys New Roland Switcher

Nook Schoenfeld
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PRATT, KS — The First Southern Baptist Church in Pratt, Kansas, had the kind of problems that most churches wish they had: they were growing fast and had reached the point where they needed additional services each weekend to accommodate the nearly 800 people in the congregation. Its physical plant could not keep up. Enter Builders for Christ, a non-profit that gathers volunteers to construct church buildings for needy congregations at no cost. Last year, the organization constructed a new building for the First Southern Baptist Church, one that far better accommodates their growing flock.

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CreateLED’s AirMAG 3x LED Display was used for the Volvo reveal in Detroit.
CreateLED’s AirMAG 3x LED Display was used for the Volvo reveal in Detroit.

Volvo S90 Car Reveal Makes Use of CreateLED’s AirMAG 3x LED Display

Nook Schoenfeld
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DETROIT - The annual North American International Motor Show, NAIAS, also known as The Detroit Motor Show, was officially opened to the press on Jan. 11, 2016. Swedish manufacturer, Volvo, were there to reveal their latest model. Mediatec supported a reveal for the new vehicle using CreateLED's AirMAG-3x.

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Marco Borsato and his Symphonica Perform in Ziggo Dome with New Video Technologies
Marco Borsato and his Symphonica Perform in Ziggo Dome with New Video Technologies

Marco Borsato Concerts Use New Video Technologies to Fill Ziggo Dome with Digital Imagery

Nook Schoenfeld
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AMSTERDAM – The 17,000-capacity Ziggo Dome welcomed Dutch singer Marco Borsato for his Symphonica in Rosso concert series. d3 has been the media server of choice for Borsato’s lighting and video team for a number of years.  For the latest Symphonica in Rosso concerts the team deployed four d3 4x4pros with close to 3TB of content.

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Jiangsu TV studio in Nanjing, China Using eyevis Video Technologies for Media Center
Jiangsu TV studio in Nanjing, China Using eyevis Video Technologies for Media Center

Jiangsu TV studio in Nanjing, China Using eyevis Video Technologies for Media Center

Nook Schoenfeld
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NANJING, China - One of China’s major broadcasters, the Jiangsu TV studio in Nanjing, is using eyevis technology within a brand-new, state-of-the art media center. The two video walls are comprised of a total of 48 eyevis 60-inch DLP rear projection cubes (type EC-60-LHD-1000). The eyevis cubes were installed in the two video walls in 6×4 and in 8×3 configurations. Both video walls will be used to deliver background content during broadcasts as well as showing live news feeds from outside broadcasts, media content and interviews with audiences and other guests.

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Large Format Projections on Canada’s Parliament Hill to Return This Summer
Large Format Projections on Canada’s Parliament Hill to Return This Summer

Large Format Projections on Canada’s Parliament Hill to Return This Summer

Nook Schoenfeld
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KITCHENER, Ontario – The “Northern Lights” will be visible on Canada’s Parliament buildings again this summer thanks to a striking new projection mapping show delivered by 17 Christie 3DLP projectors with content provided by id3. The half hour “Northern Lights” show celebrates Canadian history, achievements, the majesty of its vast landscape and the diversity of its people. The 2016 show runs from July 9 to September 10.

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Jam Cruise with Chauvet lighting
Jam Cruise with Chauvet lighting

Jam Cruise Makes Use of Chauvet Professional Video Walls

Nook Schoenfeld
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MIAMI – Abbas Ritscher from The Design Oasis relied on Chauver Professional MVP LED video panels for Jam Cruise 14, which featured performances by Dr. John & The Nite Trippers, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Galactic and more than two other bands on board. The video wall measured 10’ by 20’ and was divided into three sections.

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