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d3 Technologies’ 4x4pros were selected as media servers for the show
d3 Technologies’ 4x4pros were selected as media servers for the show

Jennifer Lopez Residency in Las Vegas Features d3-Driven Visuals

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LAS VEGAS – Jennifer Lopez has kicked off the second round of her headlining Las Vegas residency at the AXIS Theater in the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Jennifer Lopez: All I Have traces her show biz journey from hip hop to Hollywood with a live band, dancers, extravagant costumes and sets. d3 Technologies’ 4x4pros were selected as media servers for the show’s extensive video content, which appears throughout the production.

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Crime and Punishment at the Moscow Musical Theatre
Crime and Punishment at the Moscow Musical Theatre

d3 Technologies Used for Complex Video Mapping for Russian Rock Opera Based on Dostoevsky's 'Crime and Punishment'

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LONDON – Dostoevsky’s classic novel, Crime and Punishment, recently made its debut as a rock opera at the Moscow Musical Theatre with innovative staging by renowned director Andrei Konchalovsky.  Technical partner Polymedia integrated CAST BlackTrax real-time motion tracking system with a d3 media server.  Together they accomplish 6D video mapping on the show’s scenic elements.

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Dataton Watchout 6
Dataton Watchout 6

Dataton to Feature Watchout 6 at InfoComm 16

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LAS VEGAS - Dataton will display Watchout 6 and other products at InfoComm 16, booth N547. The booth will feature a projection-mapped WATCHOUT show on a landscape of sculpted mountains and LED panels. That's fifty-five LED panels, six large venue projectors, and audio – all running under WATCHOUT 6. External control from WATCHNET.

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The 'bottle wall' was used with projections for a variety of interesting visual effects.
The 'bottle wall' was used with projections for a variety of interesting visual effects.

Projection Backdrop for Glass Bottle Company in South Africa Makes Use of the Company's Products

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa  - Digital design agency INJOZI worked with Gearhouse Group on an idea for their Consol Glass campaign for Grey Advertising Johannesburg. The brief was to create a projection surface using the client’s product, in this case glass bottles. The result (pictured here) was used as a backdrop for a variety of performance scenarios. The campaign incorporated a video shoot as well as various activations around the country, so the surface needed to be able display patterns and text effectively as well as be assembled and dissembled quickly and safely for touring purposes.

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Funny or Die Junction visited the Scoot Inn in Austin during SXSW 2016
Funny or Die Junction visited the Scoot Inn in Austin during SXSW 2016

'Funny or Die' Staged During SXSW in Austin, TX with PixelFLEX FLEXCurve 8mm LED Wall

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

AUSTIN, TX – LD and event designer Sohail E. Najafi used FLEXCurve 8mm curved LED video panels from PixelFLEX to transform Austin's Scoot Inn for Cleft Clips, which was setting the stage for Funny or Die, the Emmy-winning comedy video website and film/TV production company founded by Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Chris Henchy. The Funny or Die Junction event took place during SXSW in mid-March.

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Technical Direction Company (TDC) worked with creative communications agency Spark44 Sydney and multimedia designers/animators Spinifex Group on the project
Technical Direction Company (TDC) worked with creative communications agency Spark44 Sydney and multimedia designers/animators Spinifex Group on the project

Jaguar, a Vivid Sydney 2016 Sponsor, Features New F-PACE SUV in Video Mapped Projection with LED Backdrop

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

SYDNEY – Technical Direction Company (TDC) worked with creative communications agency Spark44 Sydney and multimedia designers/animators Spinifex Group on a projection mapping and LED installation starring Jaguar's new F-PACE SUV at Sydney's Martin Place. The project reflected Jaguar's support for Vivid Sydney 2016. After pushing a large "Start" button, the multimedia experience begins, presenting the vehicle on an angled podium against a diamond-shaped LED video wall. The vehicle itself comes alive with a video projection that deconstructs, rotates, recontextualises and generally manipulates the Jaguar SUV’s geometry.

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Christie projection technologies are being featured at BroadcastAsia 2016 this week.
Christie projection technologies are being featured at BroadcastAsia 2016 this week.

Christie Visual Solutions And Media Servers Deliver Eye-Catching Displays at Broadcastasia 2016

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

SINGAPORE – Christie is bringing its visual and image processing solutions for various applicationsto the annual BroadcastAsia 2016, taking place at the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, May 31 to June 3. At booth 4G2-03, Christie’s valued partner Total Solution Marketing is showcasing DLP technology and solutions that promise outstanding performance, backed by years of proven industry experience and technical expertise. Visitors can check out how the Christie Boxer 4K30 3DLP projector and Christie H Series 1DLP projectors are deployed to present an eye-catching projection mapping showcase driven by the Christie Pandoras Box media server system.

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Ultra South Africa photo by Al Nicoli
Ultra South Africa photo by Al Nicoli

LEDVision Expands Inventory in South Africa with ROE Visual PB3 Screen Panels

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

JOHANNESBURG - LEDVision, a full-service LED rental provider, recently took delivery of 105sqm of ROE Visual PB3 screen product, with an HD pixel pitch of 3.9mm. Known as Black Pearl, these panels are powered by Tessera LED processing from Brompton Technology, controlled via Tessera management software. Along with a built-in scaler and de-interlacer, users can benefit from real-time adjustment of position, rotation, color, brightness of panels and high-spec video performance with 3G-SDI input. Pictured here is the Ultra South Africa music festival, which LEDVision supported with ROE Visual products.

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WorldStage provided projection designer Wendall Harrington with Christie projectors and a Dataton WATCHOUT playback system.
WorldStage provided projection designer Wendall Harrington with Christie projectors and a Dataton WATCHOUT playback system.

Carnegie Hall Marks 125 Years with WorldStage AV Assist

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

NEW YORK – To mark 125 years, Carnegie Hall welcomed a long roster of talented artists to perform, including Renee Fleming, Isabel Leonard, Yo-Yo Ma, Itzhak Perlman, Lang Lang, Emanuel Ax, Michael Feinstein and James Taylor, with Richard Gere serving as MC.  WorldStage provided the projection and lighting packages for the evening. The event featured visuals designed by Wendall Harrington (projection) and Alan Adelman (lighting).

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