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LD Mac Chan was part of the team led by creative director Beatrice Chia who made every Singaporean burst with pride on their 2016 National Day Parade (NDP) and this year, for the first time, the event was staged at the new National Stadium. With a live audience of 50,000, a TV audience of around 5 million plus a few more million tuning in to the live internet stream … there was plenty of pressure on everyone to deliver.
Robe lighting was delighted to be a technical partner in the 2016 MIRA digital arts festival, staged for the first time in Berlin. The event focuses on the intersection between electronic music and live visuals and presents a selection of invigorating collaborations, special projects and the opportunity for artists working in all areas of music and visual arts to imaginer works that can be enjoyed and appreciated by all.
During the IBC2016 Awards Ceremony, the hundred year history of SMPTE will be recognised. SMPTE is the leading standards-setting body for the industry, and one of the six trade bodies which form the IBC Partnership.
The fiftieth anniversary of the Montreux Jazz Festival was an occasion to celebrate, especially for Stage Tec. It was the first deployment, and a very successful one at that, of the Platinum DSP launched this April – the new and extremely powerful audio DSP unit for large mixing consoles. Radio Television Suisse (RTS), the TV and Radio broadcaster for French speaking part of Switzerland acting as a service partner of the festival since 2013, upgraded the AURUS mixing console in its HD1 OB vehicle with seven of the new Platinum DSP boards.
On July 14, at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, more than 400,000 spectators celebrated in Paris “Bastille Day”, the National Holiday in France, marking the beginning of the modern French nation. And to Lawo, it was a further chance to demonstrate the power of their latest live and broadcast technologies.
Avolites' lighting consoles, dimmers and media servers have once again delivered robust, festival-proof performance to astounding shows across Glastonbury's vast and varied musical programme.
Martin by HARMAN lighting solutions were recently used as the creative lighting components for SONICtower, an outdoor art installation by Sound Media Artist Zulkifle Mahmod (also known as ZUL). Martin’s VDO Sceptron 10 and Exterior Wash 310 were featured during i Light Marina Bay, Asia’s leading sustainable light art festival, which promotes environmentally responsible behavior for a sustainable future. Every aspect of the annual festival adopts a more effective and efficient management of resources to meet its commitment to the environment—and the choice of energy-conserving, high-impact Martin LEDs perfectly fulfilled the festival’s criteria.
The company Winkler Multi Media Events in Canton Aargau is one of the leading Swiss event solution providers for multimedia and three-dimensional live communication. They were recently entrusted with providing the equipment for the opening ceremony of the Gotthard Base Tunnel.
Solar Impulse 2 (Si2), the world’s first solar-powered plane able to fly day and night without a drop of fuel, arrived in Abu Dhabi by cargo plane from Switzerland. Si2’s crew of 80 technicians, engineers and a communications team will spend the next week re-assembling the giant plane and readying it for public display this month at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) in advance of its March take-off on its round-the-world flight.
Eden sees 23 men and women face the challenge of building a new life and creating a new society from scratch. For an entire year the group - which includes a doctor, vet, chef, carpenter and shepherdess - will get the chance to start again. Together they will decide how they want to live as a community isolated from the rest of the modern world, in a remote area of the British Isles.
The beautiful and ancient city of Viborg in central Jutland is one of the oldest in Denmark dating back to the 8th century Viking settlements and has always had a great tradition for meetings and commercial and social interactions. Each year in June the streets, squares and parks become energised with “Snapsting”, a 10 day annual festival, organised by the city to bring entertainment, arts, culture, sports, music and fun to its community!
Two Allen & Heath dLive systems were recently used at FOH and monitors for a special concert held at Santiago Bernabéu stadium in Madrid by the famous tenor, Plácido Domingo. With an audience of 70,000, the concert was a celebration of Plácido Domingo’s 75th birthday and also an important fundraising event for welfare projects in Latin America.
The skill of multimedia artists, 59 Productions, the musical talents of internationally acclaimed cellist Sol Gabetta, and the magic of BlackTrax realtime motion tracking system has come together to create the most spectacular and memorable promotional film for the BBC Proms to date.
Wuhan Wanda Dragone Entertainment Co. Ltd., co-owned by China’s Beijing Wanda Cultural Industry Group and The Dragone Group, has selected Clear-Com® wired and wireless intercom systems to control the live production of The Han Show, which takes place in Wuhan’s Red Lantern Theatre in China. This massive extravaganza is so big that it requires an astounding 632 intercom positions to manage it all, making it Clear-Com’s largest live performance installation in China to date.
Swiss adventurer Bertrand Piccard landed safely in Spain at 07:38 in the morning on Thursday after a record-breaking 71-hour flight across the Atlantic Ocean in his Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) airplane that did not need a single drop of fuel on its journey from New York's JFK International Airport that started on Monday. Near the end of the 15th leg of the solar-powered airplane's circumnavigation of the globe to demonstrate the potential of clean technologies, Piccard got welcome worlds of encouragement from Britain’s Richard Branson during an upbeat radio conversation.