Immersive Dome Experience at Prolight + Sound 2012

Eight high-brightness HighLiteTM series projectors were expertly integrated by domeprojection

Digital Projection International (DPI), an Emmy® Award-winning manufacturer of high-performance projection systems, have teamed up with Dataton and domeprojection.com for a stunning technology tour de force.

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Set to wow Pro Light + Sound 2012 visitors and exhibitors alike, viewers were captivated in a stunning video projection experience. This system vividly illustrates how the latest technology can be used to engage, inform, educate and interact when utilised in today’s leading visitor attractions, events and cultural institutions around the globe.

The stand comprised a 10 meter diameter, fully immersive 360° wrap-around dome screen that was the brilliant canvas for Dataton’s WATCHOUT™ multi-display presentation system. Eight high-brightness HighLiteTM series projectors using exceptional quality lenses from Digital Projection International were expertly integrated by domeprojection.com's fabulous auto-alignment system.

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Content included excerpts from “Cosmic Dance“, a fulldome movie produced by Munich-based, Livinglobe, for the Canadian Museum of Hindu Civilization, Toronto, with interviews of Indian shamans and Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Duer, Nobel Prize Winner and Physist at CERN.

Fresh from joining the ranks of Digital Projection International, Ciaran Doran, International Sales and Marketing, EMEA added: “Exhibiting at Prolight + Sound is just one example of Digital Projection’s focus on European growth as we prepare to open a number of offices across the region.  It’s an exciting time for such a premium brand in the market place.”

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Fredrik Svahnberg, Marketing Director, Dataton commenting on the tie–up between the three companies said: “Prolight + Sound is the event of choice for the production and live events community and we’re very pleased to be jointly working with our technology partners. Each company’s respective technologies has been used in a number of high-profile projects already including the World Expo Shanghai, with many more in the pipeline.”

Dataton’s trade show presentations was supported by their German channel partner, Rainer Beddig of Mediaservice.

Christophe Bode, CEO of domeprojection.com said: “With such great tools at hand and such expert skills on board we think that clients looking for innovative ideas and leading-edge technologies for immersive entertainment and edutainment will be convinced that they have found the right team to make their dreams come true.”

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About Digital Projection International
Founded in 1989, Digital Projection International (Digital Projection) has been instrumental in the development and application of Digital Light Processing™ technology by Texas Instruments for projection systems. Digital Projection International introduced the world’s first 3-chip DLP® projector in 1997, and has since delivered expert system engineering and world-class customer services, thus maintaining its position as a digital imaging pioneer.

Digital Projections International’s groundbreaking projection research and development has garnered the admiration of industry professionals around the world. This has earned the company many awards, including two Emmy® Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Digital Projection remains the first and only projector manufacturer to win the coveted award.

Today, Digital Projection International manufactures and distributes an extensive line of ultra high-performance 3-chip and single-chip DLP® projection systems. These projectors are the reference standard for demanding applications such as large-venue, live-event staging, fortune 5000, education, medical and scientific research, command and control, digital cinema, commercial entertainment, worship and elite home cinema.

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