Should your preferred language not be available, contents will be displayed in English.
3D mapping on the rock wall of a canyon? Barco’s HDX-W18 projectors are up to the job
A lake, a canyon and nothing but nature. It is not exactly where you’d expect to see dance, acrobatics, music and 3D mapping. And yet, Lake Gålå in Gudbrandsdalen, Norway, recently was the décor for an unusually exciting – wild and raw - performance of Peer Gynt, Norway’s national epic.
To fully immerse the audience in the story, director Svein Sturla Hungnes came up with the innovative idea of 3D mapping. AV expert Blank developed 3D graphs, visual effects and installed three compact yet powerful Barco HDX-W18 projectors to create the illusion of rocks falling, lightning, a green upward-flowing river and a spectacular rockslide. “3D mapping on something as rugged and unstructured as the rock wall of the canyon – 30 meters wide and 18 meters high – is a huge challenge,” said Kent Bakke, owner of Blank. “Yet the HDX-W18 projectors proved to be perfectly up to the job.” Raving reviews confirmed the success of this original approach.
Watch the video to get a sense of this unique experience in one of the world’s most impressive natural settings.
18,000 lumens, WUXGA, 3-chip DLP projector
24 October 2014
Great design is timeless
23 October 2014
Meeting security professionals at Milipol Qatar
CinemaBarco comes to ShowEast!
Genius Loci festival
07 October 2014
Men’s Volleyball World Cup 2014
17 September 2014
Vivid Sydney 2014
10 September 2014
Breaking records at the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games
05 September 2014
Helsinki Music House
03 September 2014
01 September 2014
3059 Premiere ParkwayDuluth, GA 30097United States
3078 Prospect Park DriveRancho Cordova, CA 95670United States
600 Bellbrook Avenue Xenia, OH 45385United States
24 Oct 2014
27 Oct 2014 - 30 Oct 20143555 S Ocean Drive - USA