Christie Digital - What's New and announcements from Christie DigitalCopyright Christie Digital Systems Helps Ecuador Celebrate its Independence Day<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Ecuador%20Independence%202015/ecuador-small.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>The Ecuadorian rental &amp; staging company 3Laser recently produced a spectacular projection mapping display on the façade of Carondelet Palace in Quito, the seat of the government of the Republic of Ecuador, to commemorate the country’s 206 years of independence. Four Christie 3DLP technology projectors were used for the mapping, which covered an area 80 meters long by 18 meters high. Mon, 28 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400’s Gord Harris to Present at Immersed 2015<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie is pleased to announce that Gord Harris, senior program manager, Research and Innovation, will speak at Immersed 2015 in Toronto on Tuesday, October 6 at 3:00 p.m. Taking place at the Ontario Science Centre and featuring virtual and augmented reality, gesture technology, and stereoscopic 3D applications, Immersed 2015 promised to be a rewarding event for entrepreneurs, professionals, and self-employed technology and content creators wishing to interact with leading innovators.​​​​​​​ Mon, 28 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Boxer at Formula 1 Grand Prix in Singapore<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Boxer%204K30%20Launch/boxer1.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p><a href="/en-us/pages/default.aspx">Christie<sup>®</sup></a> Boxer projectors lit up the Singapore skyline with myriad spectacular visuals that enthralled tens of thousands of spectators who attended the Formula 1 Grand Prix on September 20, 2015. The eye-catching <a href="/en-us/projection-mapping/Pages/default.aspx">projection mappings</a> were planned and executed by Christie’s rental staging partner <a href="" target="_blank">Hexogon Solution Pte Ltd</a>, which were responsible for lighting up iconic structures and historical buildings around the five-kilometer nighttime city street circuit. ​​​​​​​​</p>Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 and 20th Century Fox Premiere The Martian<img alt="" src="/img/What%27s%20New/Cinema%20Solutions/SolariaOne.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​​Christie is proud to partner with <a href="" target="_blank">20th Century Fox</a> for the premiere screenings of the latest Hollywood blockbuster, “The Martian,” to commemorate the first anniversary of the successful Mars orbit achieved by India’s Mars Orbiter Mission probe.​​​​Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Phoenix Quad-T Adds Inputs to Phoenix System<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Christie-Phoenix-Quad-T.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​​<a href="/en-us/Pages/default.aspx">Christie</a> is expanding the data monitoring capabilities of the <a href="/en-us/video-walls/video-wall-solutions/video-wall-controllers/Pages/christie-phoenix-network-streaming-platform-video-processor.aspx">Christie<sup>®</sup> Phoenix<sup>®</sup></a> with the launch of the <a href="/en-us/video-walls/video-wall-solutions/video-wall-controllers/pages/christie-phoenix-quad-t.aspx">Phoenix Quad-T</a>. In control room environments, accessing up-to-the-minute information from multiple information sources is critical. The Phoenix and Phoenix Quad-T ensure that data presented in a control room is precise, even in the most demanding situations.​​​​​​​​​Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Officially Launches Three New Flat Panels<img alt="" src="/img/Announcements/Business/FHQ552-T.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie is pleased to announce the official launch of its Christie FHQ552-T, Christie FHQ842-T and Christie FHQ981-L flat panels. Previewed at InfoComm 2015, all three are suitable for meeting rooms, offices, lobbies and architectural displays, and can be banded with Christie Brio, Christie Spyder and the Christie Pandoras Box media server.Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Showcases Control Room Solutions at ASIS<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/asis2015.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​​<a href="/">Christie</a> is showcasing its latest control room solutions at <a href="" target="_blank">ASIS 2015</a> in Anaheim, California from September 28-30. Displaying the newest and most innovative technology for security professionals, Christie will demonstrate the new Christie Phoenix<sup>®</sup> Quad-T processor, <a href="/en-us/video-walls/video-wall-solutions/video-wall-displays/led-based-cubes/Pages/70-in-hb-hd-dlp-front-access-led-based-cubes.aspx">Christie Entero<sup>™</sup> HB 70-inch HD front access cube</a> and LCD solutions including the <a href="/en-us/digital-signage/products/LCD-flat-panels/Pages/Christie-FHD552-X.aspx">Christie FHD552-X</a> 55-inch, ultra-narrow bezel flat panel and the new <a href="/en-us/digital-signage/products/lcd-flat-panels/pages/christie-fhq981-l.aspx">FHQ981-L</a> 98-inch UHD flat panel.​​​​​​​Mon, 21 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Celebrating 10th Anniversary of Co-op Program<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie is hosting a public open house on Wednesday September 23rd from 3-7 p.m. at its worldwide center for engineering excellence in Kitchener, Ontario.</p>Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Rouge's Movie Tavern Citiplace Selects Christie<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Movie%20Tavern%20Citiplace/movietavern.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie was selected as the exclusive provider of entertainment solutions to power all 10 screens at the recently opened Movie Tavern Citiplace in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.Tue, 15 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Sponsors Toronto International Film Festival<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/TIFF%202015/tiff-2015-logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​​<span style="line-height:1.5;font-size:12px">Taking place from September 10-20, 2015, the Toronto International Film Festival hosts over 1,300 screenings from 71 countries and attracts a galaxy of stars and worldwide attention. Celebrating 15 consecutive years as a Festival sponsor, Christie brings films to life with industry-leading digital cinema solutions, screening 99 percent of Festival selections digitally, and a growing number in 4K.</span><br />Mon, 14 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Lewis Takes Possession of Christie Boxer<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Lennox-Lewis/Lennox-Lewis-PR-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p><strong>TORONTO – (September 11, 2015)</strong> – <a href="" target="_blank">Lennox Lewis</a>, professional boxing’s last undisputed world heavyweight champion, has taken ownership of a <a href="/en-us/business/products/projectors/3-chip-dlp/boxer/Pages/Boxer-4K30.aspx">Christie Boxer 4K30</a> projector. As part of a one-two punch of endorsements, Lewis and Christie are among a prestigious group championing “The Revival,” an evening of professional boxing at <a href="" target="_blank">Ricoh Coliseum</a> in Toronto, Canada on Friday, September 11.</p>Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Roanoke Selects Vive Audio<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Christie%20Vive%20Audio/Christie-Vive-Audio-Group-thumb.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie announced that Cinemark Theatres, one of the world’s largest motion picture exhibitors, has selected Christie Vive Audio<sup>™</sup> to power its NextGen enhanced sound system auditoriums at the Cinemark Roanoke in Roanoke, Texas, which opened August 13.Thu, 10 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 and BARTKRESA Boost Local Economy<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/Redwood-City/Redwood-City-PR-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>​​<strong style="font-size:12px;font-family:inherit;line-height:1.5">CYPRESS, Calif. - (September 8, 2015)</strong><span style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5"> - Business in downtown Redwood City, California, has taken an upward turn on Tuesday nights thanks to the Redwood City Improvement Association, </span><a href="/" style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5">Christie<sup>®</sup></a><span style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5">, </span><a href="" target="_blank" style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5">Tekamaki</a><span style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5"> and </span><a href="" target="_blank" style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5">BARTKRESA Design</a><span style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5">. Previously the quietest night of the week, more than 1,000 people now flock downtown to see the San Mateo County History Museum lit up in a stunning visual display.</span><span style="font-size:12px;line-height:1.5">​</span>Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Makes History Come Alive in India<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie technologies have enabled history to come alive on the dome of the magnificent Dhauli Peace Pagoda through a captivating light show depicting the ancient Kalinga War and subsequent conversion of Mauryan King Ashoka to Buddhism.Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Debuts New Projectors at InfoComm India 2015<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie is showcasing two new products – Christie Boxer 4K30 3DLP<sup>®</sup> projector and the Christie Captiva Series 1DLP<sup>®</sup> ultra short throw projector – at InfoComm India 2015 booth #B1, September 1-3.Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Presents Strong Lineup at InfoComm India<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie is showcasing the ultimate range of visual solutions at InfoComm India, which is taking place at the Bombay Exhibition Center September 1-3, 2015.</p>Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Supports GSCA International Conference<img alt="" src="/img/Awards%20and%20Industry%20Firsts/Christie-No-Award-Logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/>Christie is pleased to support the Giant Screen Cinema Association International Conference and Trade Show (GSCA) taking place in San Francisco September 9-11 at the Parc 55 hotel and AMC Metreon Theatre.Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 is the Equipment Sponsor for Imitation of Life<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/KW-Art-Gallery/KW-Art-Gallery-PR-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie is proud to be the exclusive equipment sponsor of the exhibition <em>Imitation of Life</em> at the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery. The exhibition runs from September 25 2015 until January 10 2016, and is curated by Crystal Mowry. Artists include Allison Schulnik and Skawennati.</p>Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 and Wanda Cinema Sign Strategic Partnership<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/wanda-cinema-vive/wanda%20pr%20index%201.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p><a href="/">Christie<sup>®</sup></a>, a global leader in digital cinema projection, announced today that <a href="" target="_blank">Wanda Cinema Line</a>, a subsidiary of Wanda Group and the world’s largest cinema operator with 195 theaters and 1,732 movie screens in China as at July 2015, will install upwards of 1,500 Christie Solaria<sup>®</sup> Series 2K and 4K digital cinema projectors, as well as the <a href="/en-us/cinema-sound-systems/pages/vive-audio.html" target="_blank">Christie Vive Audio™</a> solution in selected theaters, over three years.</p>Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 6P laser projection system wins BIRTV Award<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/BIRTV/BIRTV-Award-2015-PR-index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie is proud to announce that it is the recipient of the prestigious BIRTV Award for the Christie 6-Primary (6P) laser projection system at the 2015 Beijing International Radio, TV &amp; Film Equipment Exhibition (BIRTV).</p>Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 previews 22,000 lumen laser phosphor at BIRTV<img alt="" src="/img/Tradeshow%20and%20Event%20Logos/BIRTV-logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie is demonstrating its new laser phosphor (LaPh) projection technology today at BIRTV 2015. Capable of 22,000 lumens, and 30,000 hours to 50 percent brightness, this new technology features reduced maintenance costs, lower environmental impact, and simplifies operational workflows.</p>Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Helps Obscura Light Up Empire State Building<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/empire-state-building/tiger-index-main.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>New York City’s Empire State Building was the setting for a stunning projection mapping display highlighting the plight of many animals facing extinction. Powered by 26 <a href="/" target="_blank">Christie<sup>®</sup></a> <a href="/en-us/business/products/projectors/3-chip-dlp/j-series/Pages/Roadster-HD20K-J-3-chip-dlp-projector.aspx" target="_blank">Roadster HD20K-J</a> and 12 Christie <a href="/en-us/business/products/projectors/3-chip-dlp/j-series/pages/roadster-s-22k-j-3-chip-dlp-projector.aspx" target="_blank">Roadster S+22K-J</a> projectors, provided by <a href="" target="_blank">Nationwide Video</a>, the massive display was a collaboration between Travis Threlkel, chief creative officer and co-founder of <a href="" target="_blank">Obscura Digital</a>, and Oscar<sup>®</sup> winning filmmaker and photographer Louie Psihoyos, executive director of <a href="" target="_blank">Oceanic Preservation Society</a>. </p>Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Completes Village Cinemas Makeover<img alt="" src="/img/Press%20Releases/village-cinemas/village-cinemas-index-main.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie<sup>®</sup> is pleased to announce that <a href="" target="_blank">Village Cinemas</a>, one of Argentina’s leading film theater chains, has completed its digitalization with the <a href="/en-us/cinema/cinema-products/digital-cinema-projectors/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank">Christie Solaria™ Series</a>. In the final phase of its digital roll out, Village Cinemas installed 38 <a href="/en-us/cinema/cinema-products/digital-cinema-projectors/pages/christie-cp2220-dlp-digital-cinema-projector.aspx" target="_blank">Christie CP2220</a> projectors, making the majority of Village Cinemas’ 79 screens Christie installations.</p>Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Introduces New CP2208 Digital Cinema Projector<img alt="" src="/img/Products/Christie%20CP2208/Christie-CP2208-PR-Index.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p>Christie today launched a high-value digital cinema offering, the Christie CP2208, aimed at theaters whose screen sizes are less than 10.6 meters (35 feet) wide and that require an affordable solution in a compact footprint. </p>Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Showcases Advanced Cinema Technology at BIRTV<img alt="" src="/img/Tradeshow%20and%20Event%20Logos/BIRTV-logo.png" style="border:0px solid" /><br/><p><a href="/">Christie<sup>®</sup></a>, a world leader in advanced cinema technologies and visual displays, is demonstrating its state-of-the-art digital projection technology at the Beijing International Radio, TV &amp; Film Exhibition (BIRTV), taking place at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing August 26-28.</p>Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400