Cypress, Calif. – (August 25, 2015) – 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
Christie®Roadster HD20K-J and 12 Christie
Roadster S+22K-J projectors, provided by
Nationwide Video, the massive display was a collaboration between Travis Threlkel, chief creative officer and co-founder of
Obscura Digital, and Oscar® winning filmmaker and photographer Louie Psihoyos, executive director of
Oceanic Preservation Society.
It was the fruition of a four-year struggle to bring attention to some of the world’s most endangered animals. The striking, animated light show measured 375 feet high and 186 feet wide and covered 33 floors of the city’s famous landmark.
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