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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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d3 4x4pro Media Servers Used for Large Format Projection on Island near Rio de Janeiro

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – For Ernst & Young Brasil’s lavish Entrepreneur of the Year award ceremony, staged on Ilha Fiscal, an island in Rio’s Guanabara Bay, organizers turned to Brazil-based Hoffmann for projection-mapped imagery that set the small island's main structure, a Gothic Revival building, aglow. Hoffmann utilized a pair of d3 Technologies’ 4x4pro media servers to manage the projected digital content.

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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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The projectors animate the backdrop for a table model display featuring the old city of Luoyang, China
The projectors animate the backdrop for a table model display featuring the old city of Luoyang, China

Table Model of Former Chinese Capital Features Christie GS Backdrop Projections

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

LUOYANG, China – Luoyang city, China’s former imperial capital during the Sui (589-618 AD) and Tang dynasties (618-907 AD), is now a major tourist destination, with the Sui and Tang Luoyang City National Heritage Park near its center. Along with full-scale replicas of the Ming Tang and Tian Tang towers, the park features a table model to provide a miniature 3D look at the old city's layout. Christie GS Series laser phosphor projectors are used for backdrop projections to give the tabletop city a life-like feel.

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The video setup includes 32 FLEXLite 6.9mm LED Panels and two PixelFLEX SU-401 master controllers
The video setup includes 32 FLEXLite 6.9mm LED Panels and two PixelFLEX SU-401 master controllers

Cole Swindell Tour Backed by Elite Multimedia Lighting, Video and Custom Cart Setup

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

NASHVILLE – James "Mo" Butts once again designed the looks for rising country star Cole Swindell, this time for the artist's first big headlining tour.  Butts turned to Elite Multimedia for a high-impact show with lighting, video and a custom set cart designed to fit within a single truck for travel. The video setup includes 32 FLEXLite 6.9mm LED Panels and two PixelFLEX SU-401 master controllers.

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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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Blackmagic Design's Micro Studio Camera 4K
Blackmagic Design's Micro Studio Camera 4K

Elton John's "All the Hits" World Tour Included Blackmagic Design Gear

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

SYDNEY - Sir Elton John’s “All the Hits” world tour traveled with a video setup that included Blackmagic Design's Micro Studio Camera 4K (pictured here) and Video Assist. They were used for live video feeds and video introductions. Blackmagic Design Teranex Mini, UltraStudio Express and DaVinci Resolve Studio were also used for concert production on the tour, which wrapped up late last year in Sydney, Australia.

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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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Gemini supplied 448 Elation EPT6IP LED video panels
Gemini supplied 448 Elation EPT6IP LED video panels

Elation Lighting and Video for National Cheerleading Association All-Star National Championship

Nook Schoenfeld
Projection Connection News

DALLAS - For the National Cheerleading Association All-Star National Championship, held Feb. 19-21 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas-based Gemini Light, Sound & Video supplied lighting and video gear. For the event's large upstage LED screen, Gemini supplied 448 Elation EPT6IP LED video panels. The 6.7mm pixel pitch LED screen measured  58.8 by 33.6 feet, WxH. The event was also televised nationally on the CBS Sports Network.

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