DK-Technologies has supplied two MSD200C audio meters to Welcome Post, a brand new post production facility that opened in Copenhagen in October 2007.
Housed in a beatifully restored building in the centre of Copenhagen, Welcome Post is part of the Baugur Group, an international investment company that focuses on investments in retail, property and media in Iceland, the UK and Scandinavia.
The facility is headed by Ulla Rřrdam, who was previously head of production at Sonne Film in Denmark and has over 17 years experience in post production. Among its clients are Danish film and television companies and local advertising agencys. (more…)
Vista Systems‘ Spyder and four Christie HD6K three-chip DLPÂŽ projectors are at the heart of a new videowall at Qwest‘s Network Operations Center (NOC) in Arlington, Virginia. Matrix Display Systems of Boulder, Colorado, which had previously worked on Qwest‘s executive boardroom and corporate auditorium in Denver, Colorado revived the existing 6 x 6 NOC videowall, which had not been used for the past few years. (more…)
– The CP-X308 features a brightness of 2,600 ANSI lumens at a weight of 8.8 pounds. —
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA, www.hitachi.us, November 26, 2007 — Effectively raising the standard for performance and connectivity in large venues and education environments, Hitachi America, Ltd., Ubiquitous Platform Systems Division today introduced the CP-X308 3LCD projector. The CP-X308 features wireless connectivity and networking capabilities, providing an unprecedented variety of setup and management options. (more…)
– Thomas Morris will manage PC distribution for the United States. —
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA, www.hitachi.us, November 26, 2007 — Hitachi America, Ltd., Ubiquitous Business Platform Systems Division, Business Group has appointed Thomas Morris as the company‘s new PC channel sales manager. In this position, Thomas will manage PC distribution for the United States. (more…)
Highly accomplished filmmaker, poet, visual artist, performance artist and composer, Laurie Anderson incorporates Eventide H8000FW Ultra-Harmonizer effects processor into her pallette of sounds for her new recording, Homeland (more…)
Great American Country (GAC), a Nashville-based country music television network, has acquired a Solid State Logic C100 HD Digital Broadcast Console. The C132, to be housed in the network‘s new production studio on Nashville‘s Music Row, will be used to produce prestigious entertainment shows including GAC Top 20 Country Countdown, GAC Nights and On the Streets. The studio will be complete in the fourth quarter of 2007. (more…)
Take 15 “live” dinosaurs, add in elements of escapism, excitement and factual information, and what‘s the missing piece of the puzzle? If you answered “special effects”, you‘ve nailed it down. And so have the talented folks at Illinois- and California-based theatrical lighting company Upstaging, Inc., who used Look Solutions‘ water-based Unique2 Hazer for the new theatrical production WALKING WITH DINOSAURS – The Live Experience North American tour. (more…)
NEW YORK: Rapidly approaching completion of a major facility renovation, West Village-based Mega Playground founder Eitan Hakami has named Terry Brown Chief Technology Officer for the leading production/post production complex.
A skilled technologist, Terry Brown helped pioneer technological breakthroughs in the 24P high definition format, postproduction workflows and High Definition Digital Laboratory services during his 21-year tenure with LA-based LaserPacific. In 2001 he shared credit for a Scientific and Technological Emmy™ awarded to the firm for its significant contributions to the creation of 24P High Definition technology. (more…)
Tokyo, Japan RTS showed off several products at Inter BEE 2007 that are sure to excite the broadcast market. The favorite was definitely the all-new KP 32 CLD Color Display Keypanel. Inspired directly by user feedback, the KP 32 CLD sports advanced features that take flexibility and ease-of-use to the next level. The KP 32 CLD features a revolutionary customizable graphic user interface that spans two integrated 4.9â?, full-color LCD displays. The KP 32 CLDâs advanced functionality is wrapped in a sleek, ergonomic design with a flat front panel that fits flush within a rackmount configuration. (more…)
To promote their second album ‘Our Earthly Pleasures‘, Tyneside-based indie rockers Maximo Park have been touring tirelessly throughout 2007, taking in dates in the USA, Canada, Australia, Japan, summer festivals and two separate treks around both the UK and Europe, all of which will climax in a triumphal homecoming gig at Newcastle‘s Metro Radio Arena on 15th December. (more…)