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Fresh Thinking

Fresh Thinking

A digital artwork display that responds to nature itself. Digital signage has come along way. Its role as a digital billboard remains important but increasingly digital signage is seen as a way to delight and inspire. The signage installation into this Melbourne commercial building is an amazing example of what’s capable with some imagination and,
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Mapped On The Other Side of the World

Mapped On The Other Side of the World

Projection Teknik, based out of Melbourne, was engaged to create the visual content for projection mapping the facade of the Waterford Estate. Nothing to see here, you might think, except for the fact the Waterford Estate is on the other side of the world in Ireland. Curraghmore house, near Portlaw in County Waterford, is the
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Time To Do Some Work Now

Time To Do Some Work Now

Ampd Electronics’ AVIA-shortlisted audio work on the Scooby Doo Coaster. When Warner Bros Movie World’s Scooby Doo Coaster was closed to make way for the Next Generation transformation, anticipation from the ride’s fans was high.  The ride is one of Warner Bros Movie World’s most popular attractions. The ride was closed in late 2018 for
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Lab Wrap

Lab Wrap

We put the University of Sydney’s new Superlabs under the microscope. Text:/ Christopher HolderPhotos:/ HDR Rice Daubney Architects Superlabs are working, in spite of their inherent limitations.  After all, no one is suggesting the best ‘mode’ of pedagogy is to address a vast, acoustically-hostile space filled with 100-plus bemused and labcoat-bedecked new students and expect
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November 8, 2019 Projects

CRESTRON AVIA

CRESTRON AVIA

The Crestron Avia family of digital signal processors delivers an audio processing platform that’s designed to be easy to integrate and configure. Sound system designers won’t be in want with its full feature set and power, combined with an intuitive graphical workspace. The DSP-1281 can be used with Dante to use just a single Cat5e/6
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November 8, 2016 News

AVIAs 2016: DEADLINE EXTENSION

AVIAs 2016: DEADLINE EXTENSION

The Audio Visual Industry Awards entries deadline has been extended to COB Monday 11th July. Here’s your final call to get your entries in – no excuses, no special dispensation… that’s it. There are five categories. A project may only be entered in just one category. Innovation Award Best Application of AV in a Commercial
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July 5, 2016 News

A STEP UP

A STEP UP

Tiered teaching spaces are commonplace in higher education. But an AVIA award-winning project has re-imagined how they might function. Text:/ Derek Powell Photos:/ Jason Smith Photography C-SALT isn’t just something you find in the air at the sub-tropical campus of the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). In this case, we are referring to the
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May 2, 2016 Projects

SMART BY NATURE

SMART BY NATURE

Astute audiovisual design helps the Uni of SA’s Jeffrey Smart Building deliver on its promise to promote student engagement. Text:/ Derek Powell Images:/ Sam Noonan The University of South Australia’s new Jeffrey Smart Building embodies a lot of fresh thinking about teaching and learning. For starters, it’s not really the kind of building universities traditionally
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February 18, 2016 Projects

AVIAs 2015 Shortlist Announced

AVIAs 2015 Shortlist Announced

Another high quality field has assembled for the 2015 Audio Visual Industry Awards. A strong and well credentialed field of contenders has been whittled down to the crème de la crème. So with no small amount of anticipation we announce the 2015 AVIAs shortlist! Our judging panel –  comprising Terry Coe and Scott Doyle (representing
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July 30, 2015 News

AVIA 2014 – ENTRIES CLOSE JUNE 25

AVIA 2014 – ENTRIES CLOSE JUNE 25

Entries for the 2014  Audio Visual Industry Awards must be lodged  by Wednesday June 25th. Submissions are invited for projects completed in 2013 in the categories, Commercial/Government, Exhibition/Display, Production and Education. As always, the focus is on excellence and innovation – bigger isn’t always better. So if your company has what it takes, get involved!
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June 18, 2014 Events, News, Shows