Archive for the ‘museums’ Category

White River State Park to Convert to IMAX’s Digital Projection Technology

Friday, September 18th, 2015

IMAX and White River State Park today announced that the IMAX® theatre at the Indiana State Museum will install IMAX’s cutting-edge digital projection system to replace its current IMAX film system. The technology will allow the iconic state museum to present a wide array of IMAX digital content previously unavailable. ...

New Orleans Entergy IMAX to get $1.2M renovation

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

The Times-Picayune reports: Depending on how you look at it, Tuesday morning (Sept. 8) marked either the end of an era for New Orleans moviegoers or the beginning of another one. The Audubon of the Americas' Entergy IMAX Theatre -- for years the only 70mm IMAX screen operating in the ...

IMAX and Science North Sign Agreement for IMAX’s Next-Generation Laser Technology

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

IMAX and Science North in Sudbury, Ontario, announced an agreement to install IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system at its IMAX® theatre. The new technology will further enhance The IMAX Experience® for the science center’s visitors. IMAX with laser represents a quantum leap forward in cinema technology — providing audiences with ...

Tennessee Aquarium And IMAX Sign Laser Technology Agreement

Monday, July 13th, 2015

Chattanooga, Tenn. (July 13, 2015) – The Tennessee Aquarium and IMAX Corporation have signed an agreement to install IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system at the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX® 3D Theater. The new technology will enable the Aquarium to deliver a wider array of digital content and further enhance The ...

The Auto and Technik Museum in Germany Signs On For IMAX’s Next Generation Laser Technology

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

IMAX is pleased to announce that the Auto and Technik Museum Sinsheim, in Sinsheim, Germany, will install IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system at its IMAX® theatre. The Auto and Technik Museum is the largest privately-owned museum in Europe, which receives more than one million guests per year. The Museum’s ...

Journey to Space opens in Tampa’s MOSI this weekend

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Tampa Bay Times covers the opening of new Giant Screen film, Journey to Space, opening May 22 at MOSI in Tampa, Florida: Watching a rocket take off in IMAX, as well as footage from moon landings and Mars rover landings, makes for an impressive panorama in Journey to Space, a new ...

IMAX® Continues Roll-Out Of Its Next-Generation Laser Projection System At The Smithsonian And Pacific Science Center

Monday, May 4th, 2015

Iconic Institutions to Launch Ground-breaking Technology with Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron; Sequel Marks First Film to Receive New IMAX 12-Channel Sound Mix NEW YORK, May 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced it is launching its new laser projection system in the Airbus IMAX Theater at the ...

England’s National Media Museum converts to IMAX digital

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

IMAX is pleased to announce that the National Media Museum in Bradford, England will install IMAX’s cutting-edge digital projection system. The technology will allow the Museum to present a wider array of IMAX content, offering greater programming flexibility. The IMAX® theatre at the National Media Museum is operated in partnership ...

Journey to Space, Living in the Age of Airplanes to open in Pensacola

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Giant Screen films, Journey to Space and Living in the Age of Airplanes, are set to open Friday, April 10 at the National Naval Aviation Museum. Pensacola Today writes: The Naval Aviation Museum Foundation invites audiences to ride along with two new large-format films opening at the National Naval Aviation ...

Giant Dome Theater Consortium Supports Journey to Space

Friday, February 20th, 2015

K2 Communications and Giant Screen Films are proud to announce a collaboration with the Giant Dome Theater Consortium (GDTC) in support of their latest film Journey to Space, launching worldwide this month. The GDTC consists of seven prominent institutions across the United States, specifically Cincinnati Museum Center; Discovery Place, Inc., ...