Barco has announced the inauguration of the world’s largest single 6P laser theater, the Barco Laser Theater, built by the Eying Group in Chengdu, China. Located on the Eying 1958 Cinema’s landscape-style campus, the first of its kind in China, the largest-screen theater is lit by Barco’s new DP4K-60L, single projector 6P laser 3D system and is named after Barco.
AMC Theatres and Dolby Laboratories today announced Dolby Cinema at AMC Prime, a premium cinema offering for moviegoers that makes features Dolby Vision laser projection and Dolby Atmos sound, as well as AMC Prime power reclining seats with seat transducers that vibrate with the action on screen.
Barco’s flagship DP4K-60L laser projector will be featured during the Technology Summit on Cinema: Building the Future of Storytelling April 11-12, ahead of the National Association of Broadcasters show in Las Vegas.
The Discovery Cube in Los Angeles provides an immersive learning experience for children that leverages technology unlike any other science center in the country. From an Aquavator that simulates a subterranean descent below the earth's surface to a virtual helicopter tour of the L.A. area, the Cube gives kids the ultimate education by putting them right in the middle of the action.
Cinepolis, the largest cinema chain in the region and fourth largest in the world, has installed Mexico's first laser projection system.
Christie and D3D Cinema have partnered in a joint effort to provide Christie's laser projection for tilted giant screen dome cinemas. R&D and preliminary testing is underway in conjunction with a host of third-party partners, from veteran dome cinematographers and post-production labs to optics specialists and test bed theaters.
Christie has been named the laser projection sponsor of the 2015 HPA Tech Retreat, February 9-13 in Indian Wells, California; Da-Lite will provide the screen.
Earlier this month, the Kinepolis group screened The Hobbit – Battle of the Five Armies on its Barco DP4K-60L laser projector.
D3D Cinema and Moody Gardens have opened the MG3D Laser Theater at Moody Gardens, the first institution in the world to feature a giant screen 6-Primary laser projection system. Christie manufactured the 6P laser-illuminated 4K-resolution 3D dual projector system.
Seattle's Cinerama will reopen on November 20 for the premiere of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1. The theater, owned by philanthropist and entrepreneur, Paul G. Allen, has been upgraded to a world-class theater with the best sight and sound offerings available.