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American rockers Alice In Chains crossed the Atlantic in May to begin a six-week tour of the UK and Europe, enlisting Entec’s support as their lighting provider. In the experienced hands of production manager Paul Binder and tour manager Gage Freeman, the current six-week itinerary sees the band follow their latest and most successful album to date, the Grammy-nominated Rainier Fog, with an astonishing show that has been spanning arenas, festivals and theatres.
For the 14th consecutive year, Riedel Communications provided advanced intercom and signal distribution technologies and on-site engineering support for the Eurovision Song Contest, broadcast live from Tel Aviv. Riedel provided a complete solution that included not only intercom and signal distribution, but also accreditation, access control, commentary systems, and a comprehensive IT infrastructure for staff, broadcasters, and attending press members.
Award-winning lighting and visual design practice Painting with Light (PWL) was commissioned by interactive media and attractions specialist Alterface to light the new Popcorn Revenge dark ride at the Walibi Belgium theme park. This showcases Alterface’s new innovative ‘erratic ride’ concept, an environment combining multiple projection techniques, spectacular HD video, 3D mapping and 3D shooting plus special effects in a ride that follows a non-linear path. Wireless-controlled ride cars are routed ‘randomly’ through a selection of different rooms over their three-minute journey, allowing guests to return to Popcorn Revenge multiple times and receive a completely different and equally exciting visual and sensory experience each time.
Available today as a free download, Desktop Software v15.2 introduces new enhancements for AJA KONA and Io products. New feature highlights include: Apple ProRes encoding and decoding across Linux, Windows and macOS with AJA Control Room; SMPTE ST 2110 support for up to 4K on Io IP and KONA IP; 8K capture/playback with AJA KONA 5 and AJA Control Room, plus support for 8K rasters within the AJA SDK; a new AJA NMOS application; and SMPTE ST 2110-40 ANC Rx and Tx support with KONA IP and Io IP.
Yamaha is pleased to announce an upcoming upgrade to its innovative Active Field Control (AFC) acoustic enhancement system. The new AFC4 (fourth generation) system features significant upgrades in DSP processing and hardware. When combined with optimally placed microphones and loudspeakers, AFC4 operators can greatly enhance or create any acoustic environment, even in an outdoor or roofless venue.
The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama - Coleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru – National Conservatoire of Wales in Cardiff, UK provides specialist practical and performance-based training that enables young professional artists to enter and influence the world of music, theatre and related professions, and offers acclaimed undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Technical Theatre and Stage & Event Management. These have spawned many future entertainment technology industry professionals.
India’s Ramoji Group selects Aveco for Fully Automated Newsroom to Drive 24 Channels for ETV Bharat App
Aveco, the media industry’s largest independent automation provider, today announced that the successful launch of Hyderabad-based Ramoji Group’s ETV Bharat App in India in late March was based on and continues to use Aveco’s ASTRA automation solution for all 24 of the App’s channels. To serve the ever-growing mobile audience in India, the ETV Bharat App serves as the gateway for compelling content across 12 Indian languages (Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu) plus English, geographies and genres, while putting forward the best practices in journalism.
It’s all hands on deck for two of the best teams in beach volleyball ahead of the eagerly anticipated World Championships in Hamburg
Ahoy there, World Championships! Ever heard of a beach volleyball match played on water? Swashbuckling beach volleyball teams Markéta Sluková and Barbora Hermannová and Laura Ludwig and Maggie Kozuch make waves in an iconic photoshoot ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord.
Electro-Voice OMNEO IP network upgrade in Leverkusen’s BayArena, Germany – an investment for the future
A soccer stadium adheres to similar requirements as a soccer team. The goal is to stay up-to-date so as not to jeopardize competitiveness; this involves continuous investment in both the team and infrastructure. For this reason, PBS Mediasolutions was called in to carry out a technical upgrade at the BayArena, home of the Bayer 04 Leverkusen Bundesliga team.
Popular UK band The Kooks have just completed the latest UK and European leg of an ongoing world tour in support of their fifth studio album, Lets Go Sunshine, which dropped late last summer and hit a Top 10 in the UK.
Le Moulin Rouge, the famously emblematic cabaret of Parisian nights and entertainment since 1889, recently renewed its followspots and chose Alice, the latest in Robert Juliat's generation of LED followspots.
The brand new LG OLED display 55EW5F-A convinces with its innovative transparent technology. In addition to vivid colors and a wide viewing angle, the display primarily scores with an impressive transparency of 38% - dark contents appear transparent, while bright contents appear opaque. This allows media installations to incorporate real objects or spaces behind the display into the content and thus into the image effect of the application. The display has a particularly long running time of 30,000 hours with 18/7 operation and thus provides ideal conditions for any installation.
MADI has come a long way since the first AES standard was published in 1991. Originally devised for the studio, it has since migrated into live sound and now underpins major events around the world – events such as South Africa’s InniBos music festival, where DirectOut’s M.1K2 MADI Routing System is at the heart of the audio operation.
DPA’s d:facto 4018V Vocal Microphone plays a starring role in the staging of SIX the Musical - and not just because it conveys the crystal clear audio that sound designer Paul Gatehouse was looking for.
Universal Pixels provided video packages for Spice Girls in Dublin, Snow Patrol in Bangor, and The Chemical Brothers in London across an action-packed Spring Bank Holiday weekend. The video specialist supplied over 1,450m2 of LED screen, multiple 3G camera packages, disguise GX2 servers, and a total of 26 crew over the three shows.