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One of APG Displays' LCD displays
One of APG Displays' LCD displays

Toronto's 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Games Included APG LCD Video Displays

Nook Schoenfeld
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TORONTO — For the 2015 Pan Am Games (held July 10-26) and Parapan Am Games (held Aug. 7-15), APG Displays provided large LCD video displays. The company supplied their 55” LCD modular NEC X554UN videowall and their 46” LCD modular NEC X462UN videowall to support the events for able-bodied and disabled athletes.

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Christie’s D4K60LH high frame rate 3DLP 4K RGB laser projector system
Christie’s D4K60LH high frame rate 3DLP 4K RGB laser projector system

D3D to Update Naval Aviation Museum with Christie Laser Projectors

Frank Hammel;
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PENSACOLA, FL — D3D Cinema will be installing a new laser-illuminated giant screen projection system at the National Naval Aviation Museum using a 4K laser-illuminated solution from Christie. Pictured here is Christie’s D4K60LH high frame rate 3DLP 4K RGB laser projector system. RPG Productions in Burbank, CA is converting the museum’s 1996 film, The Magic of Flight, to a 4K digital format.

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The event was held at held at Mosswood Park in Oakland CA
The event was held at held at Mosswood Park in Oakland CA

Oakland Public Arts Festival Taps WorldStage Lab for Video Support

Nook Schoenfeld
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SAN FRANCISCO – WorldStage Lab supported FIGMENT Oakland, a free public arts festival, with an 18-foot wide Unilumin LED wall and creative content for the outdoor big-screen display.  WorldStage Lab is an extension of the core business of WorldStage and focuses on emerging media server and interactive technologies for live events and happenings.

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National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame

National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame Gets AV Support from Electrosonic

Frank Hammel;
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FORT WORTH, TX – Electrosonic recently provided audio-visual equipment and integration services for the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame when it remodeled its first-floor gallery and added an interactive mobile in the Grand Rotunda. The additions are part of a two-phase renovation of the museum’s galleries and public spaces.

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The GECC
The GECC

Australia's GECC Opts for Green Hippo Amba Media Server Solution

Nook Schoenfeld
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GLADSTONE, Australia - Simon Mai, operations supervisor at Gladstone’s multipurpose Entertainment Convention Centre (GECC), turned to Graeme Hicks of Entertainment Production Supplies for an assist in equipping the 1,700/674 capacity venue (standing/seated) with a media server solution. Hicks steered Mai toward Green Hippo's Amba.

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Christie Projection Mapping Technology Animates Chihuly Sculptures for Barneys New York Holiday Window Display
Christie Projection Mapping Technology Animates Chihuly Sculptures for Barneys New York Holiday Window Display

Christie Projection Mapping Technology Animates Chihuly Sculptures for Barneys New York Holiday Window Display

Nook Schoenfeld
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NEW YORK - Christie once again partnered with Barneys New York to create a the holiday window displays on Madison Avenue in midtown Manhattan. Christie’s digital lighting effects were mapped to a Dale Chihuly glass sculpture entitled “Winter Brilliance” and the choreographed projection of light creates the illusion of ice, snow, and moonlight, adding a fluid and kinetic quality to the sculpture. 

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The UN logo projected onto Ayers Rock aka Uluru in central Australia
The UN logo projected onto Ayers Rock aka Uluru in central Australia

UN Projection on Ayers Rock Achieved with One Martin MAC Viper

Nook Schoenfeld
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AUSTRALIA - October saw the United Nations’ 70th anniversary celebrated on landmarks around the world, including the iconic rock Uluru (aka Ayers Rock), the only icon to have the UN logo projected onto it. It was the first time an image had been projected onto the rock face. Darwin-based Dreamedia performed the projection with a single Martin MAC Viper fixture.

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