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  • Atrium on Premier Christian Cruises

    PixelFLEX Takes to Open Sea with Christian Cruises

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | May 1, 2013

    NASHVILLE — Premier Christian Cruises tapped PixelFLEX to provide its LED curtain video screens as a backdrop for the ship’s musical performances.  The cruiseship staff hung a PixelFLEX panel in the main atrium to feature announcements and a brief video to keep passengers up to date on activities. Videos and images can be sent to PixelFLEX’s screens using any computer with a DVI-D connection.

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  • The Song Of Unending Sorrow

    Dataton Watchout Powers New Show in China

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 30, 2013

    XIAN, China - The latest visitor attraction at the Hua Qing Chi hot springs resort in Xi’an, China, ‘The Song Of Unending Sorrow’ is a new fusion of traditional storytelling, song and musicianship using audiovisual technology from Dataton Watchout. More than 30 licenses of Dataton's Watchout drive more than 50 multiple high-power projectors, holographic screens, special effects and prerecorded audio.

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  • Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

    Electrosonic AV Scores at Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 30, 2013

    CALGARY, Alberta – Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame offers 11 exhibit galleries representing 58 sports, plus more than 50 interactive visitor experiences designed to captivate fans of all ages. Electrosonic offered AV support for every aspect of the new museum.

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  • Fun.

    Fun. for XL Video

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 30, 2013

    LONDON - XL Video supplied LED screens, cameras, Hippotizer media servers and control for the high profile London show by New York-based indie pop band, Fun. Paul Normandale, who designed the tour’s video and lighting, was approached by management to come up with an inventive concept specifically for the sold-out Hammersmith Apollo show on the band’s latest UK tour. Once again, he teamed up with XL Video to help make this happen, working closely with XL’s Project Manager, Gareth Jeanne.

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  • One Direction

    One Direction for XL Video

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 29, 2013

    LONDON - XL Video is supplying nearly 400 square meters (4,305 sq. ft) of LED screen, plus 72 VersaTUBE LED battens and crew to Blink TV for the UK and European legs of One Direction’s ‘Take Me Home’ world tour. The stage area is 84 ft wide and so production designer Paul Normandale needed a large surface at the back to emphasize the show’s epic proportions.

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  • Shale Voyager

    Alcorn McBride Aids Perot Museum’s ‘Shale Voyager’ Experience

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 25, 2013

    DALLAS – In the new Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, the Tom Hunt Energy Hall’s 4D Theater experience, “Shale Voyager,” is controlled by Alcorn McBride’s V4 Pro show controller and 8-channel Digital Binloop HD player. Video and motion chairs give visitors the sense of what it would be like to shrink to the size of a grape, travel vertically down a 6,500-foot borehole, come out horizontally through the black rock of North Texas’s Barnett Shale and whoosh back to the surface when the gas is released.

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  • Illuminata

    Projection Studio Creates ‘Illuminata’ Video Install at Welsh Castle

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 25, 2013

    WALES - Ross Ashton and The Projection Studio have designed and coordinated a permanent 270 degree video projection installation featuring an adaptation of their successful work ‘Illuminata’ at Caerphilly Castle in Wales for CADW, the official guardian of the built heritage of Wales. The installed looped show with accompanying soundtrack is 10 minutes long.

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  • Lars Ekdahl with Bellalite’s Toivo Söderberg

    Robe Installed At Stockholm’s Sodra Teatern

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 25, 2013

    STOCKHOLM - Södra Teatern (Southern Theatre) located in Stockholm’s lively Söder district, is one of Sweden’s best known privately run theatres and the oldest such venue in Stockholm, established in 1859. The newest Robe fixtures in the house as part of a general lighting upgrade are six LEDWash 600s and four LEDWash 300s, specified by Head of Lighting Lars Ekdahl.

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  • Pixel Depot

    A Virtual Look Inside Pixel Depot

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 25, 2013SURREY, UK – The Pixel Depot opened last autumn at displayLED’s headquarters in Surrey (UK), designed as one of Europe’s most comprehensive collection of innovative LED video displays from a range of leading manufacturers. “Our experts have scoured the world and tested products, including the latest technology from China, to find the most innovative, effective […] Read More...
  • Student Life 'Be Last' Conference

    Student Life Ministry Takes PixelFLEX On Tour

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 25, 2013

    BIRMINGHAM, AL — Student Life, an inter-denominational ministry offering Gospel-centered summer camps and youth conferences, has taken PixelFLEX’s LED curtain video wall on the road during its recent conference. On the tour, Student Life uses 16 PixelFLEX panels across the stage as an accent to the production’s main 17 ft projection screen.

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  • Pacers' new video board using Vista Spyder

    Indiana Pacers Score with Spyder-Powered Video Board

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 25, 2013

    INDIANAPOLIS – The NBA’s Indiana Pacers have unveiled a new center-hung video board at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse designed to deliver an experience fans just can’t get at home – and a Spyder is a big part of it.  ANC Sports Enterprises integrated the Vista Systems Spyder X20 to feed the new displays with entertainment, informative content for Pacers fans. The display is more than five times larger than the previous video board.

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  • Video director Rusty Anderson (left) and music director/keyboardist Matt Gilder

    Chris Tomlin’s Tour Hits the Road with Renewed Vision

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | April 24, 2013

    ATLANTA - Contemporary Christian artist Chris Tomlin and his band embarked on a 36-date US arena tour, taking with Renewed Vision's ProPresenter 5 lyric and media presentation software. ProPresenter 5 enables them to set up video cues in advance that can be triggered by playing a predetermined note. They can also display audience Tweets and can customize the live video to match the show’s pre-recorded content.

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