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  • Monster Media 3D's projections.

    Monster Media 3D Lights West Virginia’s Capitol

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 10, 2013

    CHARLESTON, WV – Monster Media 3D illuminated the façade of West Virginia’s capitol building with a 3-D projection telling the state’s history. The projection experience was held in conjunction with the celebration of the state’s sesquicentennial, or 150 year, anniversary.

  • Longmen Grottoes in China

    Christie Magnifies Buddhist Art at Longmen Grottoes

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 8, 2013

    LUOYANG, China – Christie and partner, Wincomn Technology Development Co Ltd (Wincomn), restores the essence of ancient art at Longmen Grottoes, one of China’s most revered cave shrines carved with intriguing Buddhist sculptures that earned its recognition as a UNESCO heritage site. Christie projectors display multimedia contents representing the expressions of the Buddhas and other statues, using projection mapping on the uneven surfaces of the Fengxian Temple.

  • Robbie Williams.

    XL Video Tours with Robbie Williams

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 8, 2013

    LONDON - XL Video continues its long association with singer Robbie Williams, supplying more than 46,000 Barco FLX-24 pixels, HD camera system, d3 control, IMAG screens and crew to the “Take The Crown” stadium tour. Stefaan 'Smasher' Desmedt is crafting the camera mix. The stage set, which includes a back wall video screen and a huge video mapped scenic piece of Williams’ head, is designed by the late Stage Architect Mark Fisher. Artistic Director and LD is Willie Williams and the show’s producer is Lee Lodge.

  • Barco LiveDots' V14m

    Barco LiveDots’ New V14m LED Display Premieres at Rock Werchter

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 5, 2013

    KORTRIJK, Belgium – Barco LiveDots, a Barco company, saw its new V14m LED display on the main stage of this week’s Rock Werchter. Launched only a few days ago, the new transparent 14mm LED display served as a backdrop for the sets of The National, Rammstein, Nick Cave, Blur, The Editors and others.

  • Enchanted Town

    Enchanted Town Concept Launched in U.K.

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | July 2, 2013

    HORNCASTLE, LINCOLNSHIRE, UK - Enchanted Town is an innovative collaboration between leading outdoor arts producer and festival director Robin Morley from Magnetic Events, internationally renowned large format projection and digital artist Ross Ashton and sound artist/audio designer Karen Monid. The first pilot event was staged recently at Horncastle, Lincolnshire, pulling 4,000 visitors into the town center for the evening, boosting local businesses and creating a brilliant vibe.

  • Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit.

    Kennedy Space Center’s Shuttle Exhibit Features projectiondesign

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | June 28, 2013

    CAPE CANAVERAL, FL – When Space Shuttle Atlantis, the newest attraction at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Cape Canaveral, FL, opens to the public June 29, a new chapter in the story of interactive AV design for the themed entertainment industry will be written. The attraction was designed by PGAV and installed by Electrosonic. Norway's projectiondesign high-performance projectors are used in the preshow visitor area and various exhibit areas to engage, enthral and entertain audiences.

  • IgNight - Grand Finale

    Chaos ‘IgNights’ Visuals at Six Flags Great America

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | June 28, 2013

    BURBANK, CA - Chaos Visual Productions teams up with Six Flags Great America to premiere igNight – Grand Finale, the biggest nighttime event spectacular in the Chicago park’s 37-year history. igNight – Grand Finale is featured in the Hometown Square at park close and will continue its run, which began June 15, until August 11. Chaos Visual supplies the high-definition technology that brings the visually entertaining production to life during its limited run at the park.

  • Race & Sports Book at Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas

    Vista Systems Spyders Create Experience at Mirage

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | June 27, 2013

    LAS VEGAS – There are Spyders inside the Race & Sports Book at The Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas and guests couldn’t be happier.  Vista Systems’ Spyder video processors are part of one of the most sophisticated technology installations in Nevada created by Technology West Group.

  • The New Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX

    Moment Factory Collaborates in LAX’s Multimedia Environment

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | June 27, 2013

    LOS ANGELES - Moment Factory was commissioned by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to work in collaboration with Marcela Sardi of Sardi Design and Mike Rubin of MRA International as the executive multimedia content producer for seven iconic media features at the New Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The overall objective is to enhance the passenger experience and bring back the romance and magic of travel.

  • Venice Biennale

    Merging Technologies and Dataton at Venice Biennale

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | June 27, 2013

    PUIDOUX, Switzerland - A complex multiscreen projection set to run for five months in a national pavilion at one of the world’s most prestigious art events - the Venice Biennale - had to work and it had to work well. Scandinavian rental and installation company, Informationsteknik, proposed Dataton’s Watchout as the solution to the playback on five screens but dealing with 11 channels of audio and one screen in 5.1.

  • Aqua Illuminata

    PMP, Vivitek Create 3-D Art Install

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | June 26, 2013

    ORLANDO – Pearl Media Productions (PMP), a producer of immersive experiences, and Vivitek Corporation, a manufacturer of visual presentation products, collaborated with artist James Peterson to create a 3-D projection of an aquatic creature, which was featured at InfoComm 2013. Titled Aqua Illuminata, this 3-D art installation projection showcased the versatility and clarity of Vivitek’s projectors, while at the same time demonstrating PMP’s 3D projection expertise.

  • Tom Cruise at film premiere with Absen LED display.

    Absen Display at Premiere of ‘Hollywood Oblivion’

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | June 20, 2013

    LOS ANGELES - Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise appeared April 10 at Los Angeles’ Dolby Theatre to attend the premiere of his new film, "Oblivion." The stage background at the premiere used Absen’s A5 LED display, covering a total display area of 30 sq. m.

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