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TDC AT VIVID SYDNEY

TDC AT VIVID SYDNEY

Australian entertainment technology company TDC (Technical Direction Company) is providing large scale projection mapping and technology for this year’s Vivid Sydney, which takes place over 23 nights from 25 May – 16 June. This year Vivid Sydney celebrates its tenth anniversary. “This year, visitors to Vivid Sydney can expect even brighter, clearer, better-defined projection from
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June 1, 2018 News

TDC AT VIVID SYDNEY 2017

TDC AT VIVID SYDNEY 2017

Technical Direction Company deployed Barco’s UDX 4K32 in a world-first large-scale laser projection at Vivid Sydney 2017 at the Museum of Contemporary Art for ‘Organic Vibrations’ a collaboration between Julia Gorman, an Australian, and Paris-based creative and artistic collective, Danny Rose. Michael Hassett, CEO of TDC, said, “When Barco previewed the technology at the ISE
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June 23, 2017 News

CLAY PAKY BRINGS SHARP LOOKS TO THE STAR CASINO

CLAY PAKY BRINGS SHARP LOOKS TO THE STAR CASINO

At Vivid 2016, Sydney’s The Star casino chose 36 Clay Paky Supersharpys to put on an impressive optical show. “We chose Clay Paky due to past positive experiences with the brand,” commented Bruce Dwyer, Head of Lighting at The Star. “We did look at using Mythos but decided we would be paying for a lot
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July 11, 2016 News

TRUE LIFE PROJECTED AT VIVID FESTIVAL WITH EPSON

TRUE LIFE PROJECTED AT VIVID FESTIVAL WITH EPSON

Artist Joe Crossley’s Vivid 2016 installation ‘True Life’ mapped the life of an object as viewed under a lens. Picture the cross-section of a microscope slide showing sea larvae or coral cells interacting in real time, with cells dividing and forming unique patterns. Footage of these natural processes was projected onto a 3D sculpture taken
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June 22, 2016 News

TDC DAZZLES AT VIVID SYDNEY

TDC DAZZLES AT VIVID SYDNEY

Technical Direction Company’s technical wizardry is dazzling audiences of millions at Vivid Sydney. In 2016 the grand spectacle of light, video and music is extended from 18 days to 23, with video projections over nine sites including the Royal Botanic Garden and Taronga Zoo. Michael Hassett, CEO at TDC said: “TDC works on the latest
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June 9, 2016 News

JAG’S FIRST SUV DISPLAYED INTERACTIVELY AT VIVID SYDNEY

JAG’S FIRST SUV DISPLAYED INTERACTIVELY AT VIVID SYDNEY

Jaguar’s contribution to Vivid Sydney 2016 will be celebrated at Martin Place with an immersive projection mapping and LED installation to debut the car manufacturer’s first-ever SUV, the F-PACE. Technical Direction Company is bringing to life the ideas of creative communications agency, Spark44 Sydney and multimedia design and animation by Spinifex Group. TDC mapped the
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June 3, 2016 News

CHOREOGRAPHED DRONE PERFORMANCE OVER SYDNEY HARBOUR

CHOREOGRAPHED DRONE PERFORMANCE OVER SYDNEY HARBOUR

As part of Vivid Sydney, from 8 to 12 June, 100 illuminated drones will perform a choreographed routine over Sydney Harbour, accompanied by the Sydney Youth Orchestra. Its inaugural flight in Hamburg, Germany in November 2015 set a Guinness World Record for the most number of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) flying simultaneously. Now, Drone 100
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June 1, 2016 News

TDC GOES ALL OUT AT VIVID SYDNEY

TDC GOES ALL OUT AT VIVID SYDNEY

Technical Direction Company is working hard with Vivid Sydney’s organisers to deliver record-breaking technical production at the spectacular festival of light and music. TDC employs 35 staff working full-time to produce a massive 11,500sqm of video projection in excess of 20million pixels. Over 70 projectors will be deployed in custom-made projection towers located in and around Sydney.
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May 27, 2016 News