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LIFESIZE TO REALITY

LIFESIZE TO REALITY

1:1 scale plan projection takes serious Datapath and Epson firepower. It was mid 2018 and Melbourne entrepreneur Jason Jaap was looking to expand his business portfolio. He’d seen the immersive installation at Lifesize Plans in Sydney and was captivated by the concept of accurately projecting lifesize building floor plans onto the ground. Here, architects, designers and
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August 22, 2019 Projects

DIRECTIONAL SOUND OFFERS NEW LIBRARY EXPERIENCE TO VISUALLY IMPAIRED

DIRECTIONAL SOUND OFFERS NEW LIBRARY EXPERIENCE TO VISUALLY IMPAIRED

In southwestern England, Holosonics’ Audio Spotlight directional sound technology is the essential feature of ‘The Listening Booth’: Exeter Library’s space where people with visual impairments are engaged in the environment with written words and sounds while the surrounding space remains peacefully quiet.  The booth, which has no walls, is a two-seater, open-ended wooden structure that
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August 16, 2019 Projects

KV2 GOLDEN AT OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONIES OF 2019 PACIFIC GAMES

KV2 GOLDEN AT OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONIES OF 2019 PACIFIC GAMES

Samoa is a small island in the middle of the Pacific. This year it plays host to the sixteenth edition of the Pacific Games which sees over 4000 athletes competing in 27 different sports. It is also home to DAWG Professional Audio whose success with their world-class KV2 Audio inventory was sufficient to win the
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August 6, 2019 Projects

SYMETRIX SHINES AT WORLD-CLASS FUZHOU STRAIT CULTURE & ART CENTRE

SYMETRIX SHINES AT WORLD-CLASS FUZHOU STRAIT CULTURE & ART CENTRE

One of the world’s fastest-growing cities, Fuzhou is the capital of China’s Fujian province. The design of the city’s spectacular new Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Centre, by Finnish architecture master Pekka Salminen of PES-Architects, was inspired by the five petals of a jasmine blossom, the city flower of Fuzhou. Each “petal” is a separate
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July 11, 2019 Projects

OUT OF THE BOX

OUT OF THE BOX

Bankstown Sports Club’s foyer signage showstopper Bankstown Sports Club (BSC) is NSW’s largest licensed club. So if any club could accommodate some ‘top down’ ‘blue sky thinking’, you’d think it would be BSC. On this occasion Jason Klippel, the club’s Digital Entertainment & AV Manager, was shown a phone snap of an amazing three-dimensional digital signage feature: “Can we do
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July 11, 2019 Projects

SMODE GIVES FRENCH DJ NEW SCREEN FLEXIBILITY

SMODE GIVES FRENCH DJ NEW SCREEN FLEXIBILITY

A pioneer of the ‘French Touch’ and key player on the international electronic music scene, DJ Étienne de Crécy is renowned for the eclecticism and efficiency of his productions. His latest tour, Space Echo, came to a packed Philharmonie last April, with a striking show design that featured Smode’s ground-breaking technology at its heart. In
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July 9, 2019 Projects

MERSIVE SOLSTICE ENLIGHTENS COLLABORATION AT ROME BANK HQ

MERSIVE SOLSTICE ENLIGHTENS COLLABORATION AT ROME BANK HQ

Mersive Technologies announces that 115 pods have been installed by BNL, part of BNP Paribas and one of Italy’s leading banks. This major deployment at its new Rome headquarters is the bank’s first engagement with Mersive. Since the building opened, BNL has installed another 15 pods in its HQ in Milan, and 20 in a
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June 10, 2019 Projects

CROWN THEATRE PERTH BOOSTS PULLING POWER WITH L-ACOUSTICS K2

CROWN THEATRE PERTH BOOSTS PULLING POWER WITH L-ACOUSTICS K2

Crown Theatre Perth is part of Western Australia’s premier integrated resort – Crown Perth – located in Burswood, Western Australia. The resort has an established reputation as a world-class entertainment venue – playing host to a number of the best international and national entertainment acts and cultural events in Western Australia. In addition to hosting
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June 6, 2019 Projects

NANOLUMENS WRAP AROUND ULTRA-WIDE ISN’T SO NANO

NANOLUMENS WRAP AROUND ULTRA-WIDE ISN’T SO NANO

Casinos strive to create environments that encourage fun and games, and when New York’s Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino renovated its lobby, they realised they had an opportunity to ‘wow’ their guests with a huge digital display and engaging visual content. After considering several options, it became clear that a NanoLumens Nixel Series curved LED
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June 3, 2019 Projects

HARMAN ‘SEA’ THE FUTURE FOR MAXELL AQUA PARK

HARMAN ‘SEA’ THE FUTURE FOR MAXELL AQUA PARK

Maxell Aqua Park Shinagawa collaborated with Hibino and HARMAN Professional Solutions to implement a cutting-edge audio system that provides immersive live entertainment while showcasing the charms of marine life.  Maxell Aqua Park Shinagawa is an aquarium in urban Tokyo that showcases the mysterious and colourful marine world. The aquarium offers a range of programs reflecting
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June 3, 2019 Projects