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    projectiondesign Powers ‘Walking on Water’ Exhibit

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | August 1, 2013

    UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Immersive specialist Igloo Vision was commissioned by United Arab Emirates to create a 360-degree immersive installation for the La Biennale di Venezia 2013, the 53rd annual art exhibition that incorporates F22 projectors from projectiondesign. Mounted at the New National Pavilion, Mohammed Kazem makes a visual contribution to “Walking on Water.”

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    SMPTE to Receive Emmy Award for HD-SDI Standard

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | August 1, 2013

    WHITE PLAINS, NY — SMPTE will be honored with a 2013 Emmy Award for Technology and Engineering by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Jan. 9, 2014, in conjunction with the CES Show in Las Vegas. The honor recognizes SMPTE's development, standardization and production of the High-Definition Serial Digital Interface (HD-SDI) standard.

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  • Nanolumens at NYC's Penn Station.

    NanoLumens Engages Commuters at NYC’s Penn Station

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 31, 2013

    NEW YORK CITY — To capitalize on the massive daily audience that passes through New York City’s Penn Station, CBS Outdoor turned to NanoLumens to provide an advertising solution that can’t be missed. The NanoSlim display hangs directly over the heads of 300,000 daily commuters as they travel through the Long Island Railroad corridor of the station. The installation marks the first time that a digital advertising display has ever been suspended from the ceiling in this transit center.

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  • At Adlabs Imagica near Mumbai, five Christie Roadster S+22K-J projectors beam imageray onto a 90-feet wide screen.

    Adlabs Imagica Uses 40 Christie Projectors for Five Themed Attractions

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 31, 2013

    MUMBAI, India — The 300-acre Adlabs Imagica Theme Park has been equipped with 40 Christie projectors for five themed attractions, including five Roadster S+22K-J projectors that are used with a 90-feet wide screen for the "i for India" attraction, pictured here. The show transports audiences on a helicopter journey around the Indian subcontinent.

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    tvOne Provides Video Wall for On Air Broadcasts

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 30, 2013

    ERLANGER, KY - KSL TV, a local NBC network affiliate located in Salt Lake City, desired a new and improved news set design, replacing fixed, motionless set backgrounds, branding and logos. "We did not want to go with a traditional local news feel," said Tanya Vea, executive vice-president for KSL TV news.

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    Los Alamos National Lab Upgrades with Christie

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 29, 2013

    LOS ALAMOS, NM – Los Alamos National Laboratory has selected Christie for an extensive upgrade to its Powerwall Theater (PWT), a facility that enables researchers to view the complex models and simulations they have created using some of the world’s fastest supercomputers. The new theater will feature 40 Christie Mirage WU-L WUXGA DLP 3D LED projectors in a 5 wide by 4 high node grid configuration with double-stacked projectors in each node onto a new high fidelity glass Stewart filmscreen.

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  • Spider Stage at Glastonbury Festival

    Avolites Media Spins Visual Magic at Glastonbury

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 26, 2013

    UK - Avolites Media's Ai infinity 8 Server has powered the video mapping of a giant robotic Spider Stage at this year's Glastonbury Festival. The 30 ft Spider Stage, constructed by 'sculpture-based organization' Arcadia, featured eight metal legs surrounding a core-like DJ box, all of which were video mapped by Ai Infinity 8 via a mixture of preprogrammed sequences and live-control.

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  • Cathedral Church of St John the Divine

    WorldStage Projects Plight of Refugees onto NYC Cathedral

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 25, 2013

    NEW YORK – The plight of refugees may not be a high-profile topic on a given day, but WorldStage teamed with Art Works Projects to ensure that the problem had a larger-than-life platform during World Refugee Day, June 20. WorldStage was the media projection provider and sponsor for a public event at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine in New York City.

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  • Projection mapping on Jiraya.

    Pandoras Box Makes Ninja Magic

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 23, 2013

    KYOTO, Japan - At the Toei Eiga-Mura, Kyoto’s movie theme park, a main attraction combines acting, stunt work and projection mapping to create a popular Ninja-themed action show. The name of the show, Jiraya, refers to a popular folk hero with the ability to use magical formulas to reach his goals.

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  • PGA Tour media center.

    Upstage Video Provides LED Screens for PGA Tour

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 19, 2013

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV – For the 4th consecutive year, Upstage Video provided large screen display services to The Greenbrier Classic, and official PGA Tour event July 1-7 in White Sulphur Springs, WV. In addition to providing the three main on-course screens, the team provided one of the first high-resolution 5mm LED screens to be seen in a PGA Tour event media center.

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  • Onstage Systems projection mapped nature scenes at the Perot Museum in Dallas. Photo: Carrie Fedewa

    Onstage Systems Leads Projection Mapping Event at Dallas’ Perot Museum

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 16, 2013

    DALLAS - Onstage Systems led a projection mapping project recently at the nationally-recognized $185 million Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas for a social event. The June 8 celebration marked a founding member's birthday - and the first event held outdoors on the main patio at the new facility. The Dallas-based concert and special events production company provided lighting and sound design, with a nature-themed projection mapping and animation as the event highlight.

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  • Mexico House of Representatives

    Absen AI Series Installed in Mexico’s House of Representatives

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 15, 2013

    MEXICO CITY - The Mexican Chamber of Deputies (or Cámara de Diputados) is Mexico's lower house of a bicameral parliament, consisting 500 elected members. Absen has supplied for installation two LED displays at the front of the “House Hall.” The indoor fixed mounted AI10 LED displays cover an area of 120 square meters (1,292 square feet).

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