Projection Connection News

  • VMAs

    High Resolution’s UDC-400 a Winner at VMAs, Primetime Emmys

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 11, 2011

    LARKSTON, MI  – High Resolution Systems’ UDC-400 Universal Device Controller took the stage to provide screen control and ArtNet translation at the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) and multiple screen control at the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

  • Art installation

    High Resolutions’ UDC Plays Part in Munich Video Art Install

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 10, 2011

    CLARKSON, MI - Artist and director Dries Verhoeven devised the idea of a 360-degree projection - an art installation - which would depict the power and powerlessness of the human eye. High Resolution Systems LLC’s Universal Device Controller (UDC) helped by controlling a series of AJA KiPro Mini field recorders in Munich, Germany’s Kammerspiele Theatre.

  • Foot Locker

    Martin LED Lures Customers to Popular Sports Store

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 9, 2011

    MILAN, Italy - Hiding in the shadows of Milan's historic but hot shopping district was a Foot Locker store needing to draw customers. Designers installed Martin's EC-20 LED panels in the storefront window to grab looks with graphics.

  • Selena Gomez

    Selena and Bandit Own the Night

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 9, 2011

    KNOXVILLE, TN - Show Designer Seth Jackson and Lighting Designer Brian Jenkins called upon Michael Golden at Bandit Lites to provide illumination services for Selena Gomez’s current sold-out “We Own the Night” world tour. In the rig are MAC 2000
    Spots, VL 2500 Spots, GRN Battens and the new GLP Volkslicht.

  • GoVision to Supply Jumbo Screen for Game Watching Party

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 8, 2011

    FORT WORTH, TX - GoVision, a supplier of turnkey mobile LED units and custom modular LED walls, is bringing TCU football fans closer to the televised action this weekend in Fort Worth with a “GoTron” LED unit at a charity game watching party.

  • Train

    Train Travels with G-LEC Solaris+ Walk-Through LED Screen

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 8, 2011

    KARLSBAD, Germany - Train’s LD Brock Hogan was in search for new products and gear prior to the North American run with Maroon 5. He wanted a low resolution video product that allowed the band and crew to walk through it. When LMG Touring showed Hogan the  GLEC’s Solaris+, he said he knew he’d found the right product.

  • Kauffman Center grand opening

    DL.3s Turn the Tables on Dinner Theatre

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 8, 2011

    KANSAS CITY, MO - Harvest Productions turned the tables on a gala grand opening weekend by redefining “dinner theatre.” High End Systems DL.3s solved many of the design team’s issues of tight timelines and reliable - not risky - projection results. Guests dined on a table and place setting designed using digital art.

  • Batman Game Press Launch

    Presentation Rentals Projects Batman Game Launch

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 7, 2011

    LONDON - Presentation Rentals Ltd. (PR) supplied external building projection and lighting for a press launch of the newest software game, Batman: Arkham City. Two party areas within the Freemason's Hall in London's Covent Garden were powered from the nearby Irish bar, saving one generator. The challenge was lining up the projectors in the 15 minutes between dusk and the event going live.

  • Aerialists at IBM Centennial

    Scharff Weisberg Supports IBM Centennial Gala

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 4, 2011

    NEW YORK – IBM celebrated its centennial with a gala at Rose Hall, the home of Jazz at Lincoln Center. Scharff Weisberg (SWI) provided AV support for an event featuring aerial performers, Steve Martin on the ukelele, Patti LaBelle, a choir and dance troupe, and Morgan Freeman as emcee.

  • Black Girls Rock!

    Pete’s Big TVs Helps ‘Black Girls Rock!’

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 3, 2011

    NEW CASTLE, DE -  Once again, Pete’s Big TVs has helped “Black Girls Rock!” The philanthropic organization’s awards show  - which celebrates those who have culturally contributed to the Black Experience - airs on the BET network Nov. 6. The show was taped at the Bronx’s Paradise Theatre in New York City - an old, ornate former movie house not meant for the big production it would successfully pull off.

  • Portal 31 Mine Tour

    Alcorn McBride Goes Underground for Coal Mine Tour

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 2, 2011

    ORLANDO - Alcorn McBride meets the AV needs of The Portal 31 Tour, an underground coal mine museum in Lynch, KY.  Visitors shuttle through the mine on a narrow-gauge track.  Eight stops take them from the opening of the mine in 1917 to its closure in 1960. Alcorn McBride's Digital Binloop HD multi-track video player went deep underground to enhance the tour.

  • University of Michigan

    Univ of Michigan Scores Big with Cree LEDs

    PLSN Staff | Projection Connection News | November 1, 2011

    DURHAM, NC - The University of Michigan scored big with its fans with its installation of new scoreboards from Lighthouse Technologies. The video displays and scoring systems feature high-brightness Cree LEDs, which kicked off the 2011 football season at Michigan Stadium.

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