Christie Digital - What's New and announcements from Christie DigitalCopyright Christie Digital Systems Displays Projection Mapping at Palm Expo 2015<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Palm%20Expo/pal-expo-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie<sup>®</sup> has joined its partner Modern Stage Service in showcasing advanced visual solutions and projection mapping at the Palm Expo 2015, taking place at the Bombay Exhibition Center in Mumbai from May 28 to 30.</p> Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Control Room and Simulation Solutions at Cansec<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p><a href="/">Christie<sup>®</sup></a> is showcasing its industry-leading control room monitoring and simulation solutions for the defense industry at CANSEC May 27-28 in Ottawa, Canada. Located at booth No. 2004</p>Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 wins 2015 PIPA Award for Boxer 4K30<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>The Christie<sup>®</sup> Boxer 4K30 captured the 2015 Prolight &amp; Sound International Press Award (PIPA) in Frankfurt, Germany. Nominated in the “Video/Projection devices” category, Christie Boxer defeated two other competitors to earn the title with the winner selected by a panel of international specialist journalists from over 100 specialist magazines in the music and audiovisual industry. In 2014, the Christie D4K25 4K-DLP<sup>®</sup> projector captured the honor.</p>Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 and Christie impress with Tomorrowland<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Dolby-Cinema/Dolby-Cinema-sm-banner1.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Powered by Christie’s RGB laser projection, Dolby Vision helps deliver the “the most impressive all-around movie presentation…ever witnessed.”Sat, 23 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Promotes George Scheckel and Bryan Boehme<img alt="" src="/img/Announcements/christie-rgb-logo-side.jpg" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie<sup>®</sup>, the global leader in helping customers create the world’s best shared experiences, today announced two promotions within its senior sales and business development team.</p>Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Cinema Line Embraces Christie Vive Audio<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/wanda-cinema-vive/wanda%20pr%20index%201.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Wanda Cinema Line, the largest movie theater operator in China, continues to demonstrate its high level of confidence in the innovative <a href="/en-us/cinema-sound-systems/pages/vive-audio.html" target="_blank">Christie Vive Audio™</a> system by equipping its latest “Wanda Hall 9” auditorium at Wujiaochang Wanda Cinema in Shanghai</p>Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Hosts SIM University in Orlando<img alt="" src="/img/Tradeshow%20and%20Event%20Logos/SIM-U-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie is hosting the 10th SIM University advanced educational workshop designed to increase participants’ knowledge of projection technology and various visual display requirements for simulation.</p>Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Symphony Orchestra St. Lukes<img alt="" src="/img/Customer%20Stories/london-symphony-orchestra-st-lukes/in-page/emea-cs-lso-st-lukes-side.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>St Luke's Church — one of Nicholas Hawksmoor's famous six baroque London churches of the early 18th century, reopened as LSO St Luke's by the London Symphony Orchestra in 2003 — has upgraded the AV infrastructure in its central Jerwood Hall with latest-generation Christie 3-chip DLP projectors and a new 7-metre drop-down screen.</p>Wed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 celebrates New Year in Palace Square<img alt="" src="/img/Customer%20Stories/aeroflot-celebrates-new-year/in-page/emea-cs-aeroflot-celebrates-new-year-side.jpg" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​To usher in 2015, Aeroflot, Russia’s national airline and largest aviation company, presented the city of St Petersburg with a seasonal celebration in the form of an exclusive show, the New Year Journey video projection. The event, which ran from December 28, 2014 to January 7, 2015, right in the heart of the city in Palace Square, was made possible thanks to technical support from ETC Russia.Wed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 21 Installs Christie Vive Audio Cinema Solution<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Christie%20Vive%20Audio/Christie-Vive-Audio-Group-thumb.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​Christie, the global leader in visual displays and audio technologies, is proud to announce that Cinema 21, the largest movie theater chain in Indonesia, has installed the first Christie Vive Audio<sup>™</sup> cinema sound system in its state-of-the-art Auditorium 2 at Epicentrum XXI complex located in Central Jakarta.Wed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Extends Agreement with Cannes Film Festival<img alt="FESTIVAL DE CANES" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Cannes%20Renews%20Partnership/Cannes-PR-Side-1.jpg" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie, the global leader in visual displays and audio technologies, has signed a new agreement to be technical partner of the Cannes Film Festival for a further three years. This means that for the ninth year running, the famous showcase.Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 sponsors Code+Art Contest at NC-State<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Code-and-Art/code-and-art-pr-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie was the proud sponsor of the James B. Hunt Jr. Library’s Code+Art contest at North Carolina State University. The contest challenged students to develop large-scale, data-driven ‘generative art’ for library’s 20-foot wide Art Wall and curved iPearl Immersion Theater. The results were on display until April 29.</p>Mon, 04 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Experimental Art in Christie 3D<img alt="" src="/img/Customer%20Stories/gibson-martelli/in-page/emea-cs-gibson-martelli-side.jpg" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​One afternoon, Ruth Gibson discovered an intriguing place name on a map of remote Arctic islands near Norway. ‘Abandoned’ it seems, is a real place in the archipelago of Svalbard. So, when experimental artists Ruth Gibson and Bruno Martelli won Christie’s coveted  summer artistic residency at our Canadian headquarters and got what Bruno called ‘rare access,’ to 12 Mirage stereoscopic DLP projectors, they created an ambitious work,  ‘In search of Abandoned’. ​Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 and PI Turn the Wheels on BMW’s New Electric Cars<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/BMW-electric/BMW-electric-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>The Chilean AV engineering company Proyección de Ideas (PI) created a breathtaking projection mapping on two cars for the official launch in Chile of BMW’s new i3 and i8 models. Six Christie 1DLP<sup>®</sup> technology projectors and the Christie Spyder X20 video processor brought the vehicles to life in an exciting experience full of movement and visual effects.</p>Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Drives Upgrades of Automotive VR Center<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/GM-Powerwall/gm-powerwall-pr-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>One of the world's largest automobile manufacturers chose Christie's 4K 3D high frame rate (HFR) projection technology to modernize its 240-square-foot HD glass powerwall at the company's Vehicle Engineering Center.</p>Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Donates Projector to Town Devastated by Tornado<img alt="" src="/img/Announcements/christie-rgb-logo-side.jpg" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>A Kansas town devastated by a major tornado in 2007 has rebuilt its historic theater, lighting up its giant screen with a state-of-the-art digital cinema projector donated by Christie.</p>Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 and Screenvision Strategic Partnership<img alt="" src="/img/Announcements/CDS-logo-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Screenvision, a national cinema advertising leader, with a presence in approximately 2,300 theaters, will host executives from advertising agencies and national brands at its annual event.</p>Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Audio Scheduled for 22 New Auditoriums<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Christie%20Vive%20Audio/Christie-Vive-Audio-Group-thumb.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie is proud to announce a record year for Christie Vive Audio<sup>™</sup> installations worldwide, with the groundbreaking cinema speaker system on target to power its 150th screen in time for some of this year's most heavily anticipated blockbuster movies.</p>Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Has It - From the Street to the Screen<img alt="" src="/img/Tradeshow%20and%20Event%20Logos/CinemaCon-2012-Logo.jpg" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie will showcase a wide range of cinema projection, immersive audio and digital-signage lobby solutions, designed to draw and captivate moviegoers at CinemaCon 2015, Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, April 20-24, in Booth 2203A.</p>Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Projection Mapping Display In Colombia<img alt="" src="/img/Announcements/transformers.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​T<span style="line-height:18px;font-style:normal;font-family:arial, helvetica, geneva, swiss, sunsans-regular;font-size:12px">o tie in with the premiere of “Transformers: Age of Extinction” in Colombia, the rental-staging company<span></span> </span><a href="" style="line-height:18px;font-style:normal;font-family:arial, helvetica, geneva, swiss, sunsans-regular;font-size:12px">Big Video​</a><span style="line-height:18px;font-style:normal;font-family:arial, helvetica, geneva, swiss, sunsans-regular;font-size:12px"> delivered a spectacular projection mapping display on the façade of the Calima shopping mall in Bogotá, bringing a 65 by 20 meter area to life using eight </span><a href="/en-us/business/products/projectors/3-chip-dlp/Pages/default.aspx" style="line-height:18px;font-style:normal;font-family:arial, helvetica, geneva, swiss, sunsans-regular;font-size:12px">Christie 3DLP projectors</a><span style="line-height:18px;font-style:normal;font-family:arial, helvetica, geneva, swiss, sunsans-regular;font-size:12px">.​</span>​​​​​​Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Protecting Energy Assets<img alt="" src="/img/What%27s%20New/Video%20Walls/pennenergy-webinar-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Register to attend this webinar hosted by PennEnergy and Christie<sup>®</sup> to explore risks, along with information management and digital monitoring solutions for Utilities and Oil &amp; Gas. You’ll also hear from the Director of Information Technology for the Greater Lafourche Port Commission (GLPC), which runs Port Fourchon and the South Lafourche Airport in South Louisiana, on their successful control room implementation.</p>Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Strengthens its 3LCD Line-up with New D Series<img alt="" src="/img/Tradeshow%20and%20Event%20Logos/NAB-Show-Side-Panel-Thumbnail.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie unveiled five new 3LCD digital projectors at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show in Las Vegas today. Featuring brightness ranges of 6000-8000 lumens with a single lamp and an optional* 0.38:1 Ultra Short Throw lens, the new Christie D Series with 10:000:1 contrast ratio boasts one of the brightest single lamps in the market offering XGA, WXGA and WUXGA high resolution.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Launches new 3P and 6P Laser Versions<img alt="" src="/img/Announcements/christie-rgb-logo-side.jpg" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Anchored by the Christie Freedom® laser illumination system, the Christie Solaria CP42LH (Cinema), Christie D4K60LH (ProVenue) and Christie Mirage 4KLH (Immersive Environments) models are now available for widespread adoption, having been field proven with key Christie customers in 2014/2015 in both publicly-announced and non-disclosed installations.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Offers Visual Experience for Visitors in Wuhan<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Wanda-park/wanda-park-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie is proud to announce that its advanced visual technologies are being used to present the ultimate visual experience to visitors at two new major attractions in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Mapping at Chimelong Ocean Kingdom<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Chimelong/chimelong-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie and its Chinese partner, Wincomn Technology, joined hands to present an impressive permanent projection mapping display on a gigantic whale shark sculpture, which is part of a large-scale show titled “Glamorous Sky Over Hengqin,” featuring spectacular lighting, audio, video, firework and stunt performances at Chimelong Ocean Kingdom.Thu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400