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.
The cinema chain CCA Argentina Cinemacenter has chosen Doremi's IMS1000AR Integrated Media Server, as part of their investment, to install with their new NEC laser projection system.
Barco’s award-winning 4K 6P laser-illuminated projectors are currently shipping globally.
Barco’s newest 6P 4K-laser projector, the DP4K-60L, has won an award at the 2014 Beijing International Radio, TV & Film Equipment Exhibition (BIRTV).
In a special technical session of the Giant Screen Cinema Association conference scheduled for September 23 at the Cineplex Cinemas Queensway in Toronto, Christie is teaming with Harkness Screens and Electrosonic to demonstrate a premium giant screen cinema experience.
Barco announced today that Arts Alliance Media’s Screenwriter Theater Management System is the first TMS to support Barco’s Alchemy integrated cinema media processor. This feature will be available to all current and future Screenwriter users, allowing them to easily integrate projection systems equipped with the Barco Alchemy technology into their circuits.