Archive for the ‘museums’ Category

Tampa’s MOSI to convert to digital 3D

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

The Tampa Tribune writes: Florida Hospital gave Tampa's Museum of Science and Industry a $2 million shot in the arm Friday. The donation will cover the cost of converting the science museum's Imax dome theater from film to 3D digital projection. Modernizing the theater will give MOSI the potential to increase its ...

IMAX AND MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY AND SCIENCE SIGN LASER TECHNOLOGY AGREEMENT

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Fort Lauderdale Museum to Adopt IMAX Ground-Breaking Digital Laser Projection Technology NEW YORK – July 17, 2014 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Museum of Discovery and Science, Inc. in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., today announced an agreement to install IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system at the Museum’s AutoNation IMAX® Theater. ...

IMAX SIGNS FIRST LASER TECHNOLOGY AGREEMENT FOR AN IMAX® DOME THEATRE WITH SCIENCE MUSEUM OF MINNESOTA

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

NEW YORK – Jun. 24, 2014 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and the Science Museum of Minnesota today announced an agreement to install IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system at the Museum’s IMAX® dome theatre, marking the first laser agreement for an IMAX dome theatre worldwide. The new technology will ...

Minnesota Zoo’s IMAX switches to digital

Monday, June 9th, 2014

CBS Minnesota reports: A new experience at the Minnesota Zoo is coming just in time for the blockbuster summer movie season. The zoo’s 3D IMAX theatre has officially gone digital. WCCO-TV’s Edward Moody went behind the scenes to check it out. It’s not just the glasses that’ll make your next IMAX experience at ...

‘Jerusalem’ Surpasses $5 Million in Worldwide Box Office Revenue

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

WASHINGTON (June 5, 2014)—“Jerusalem,” a unique film adventure through the Holy Land for 3-D and 2-D giant-screen, IMAX® and digital theaters, with a particular focus on the ancient city of Jerusalem, has surpassed the $5 million mark in worldwide gross box office revenue, National Geographic Cinema Ventures (NGCV) has announced. ...

IMAX Establishes IMAX Original Film Fund

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Up to $50 Million Fund to Produce a New Generation of IMAX-Exclusive Documentaries for Institutional Clients NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of its institutional theatre network, IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX, TSX: IMX) today announced the creation of the IMAX Original Film Fund (Fund) to ...

Giant Screen Lasers Coming to Moody Gardens in 2014

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

MOODY GARDENS JOINS FORCES WITH D3D CINEMA AND CHRISTIE TO INTEGRATE THE WORLD’S FIRST PREMIUM 4K 3D GIANT SCREEN 6P LASER PROJECTION SYSTEM Christie and D3D Cinema are pleased to announce that the world’s first museum-based 4K 3D giant screen 6P laser projection system will be installed and premiering at the ...

DESTINATION CINEMA TO ADD IMAX NEXT-GENERATION LASER TECHNOLOGY TO IMAX VICTORIA AT THE ROYAL BC MUSEUM

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

NORTH AMERICA’S LARGEST DESTINATION THEATRE OPERATOR TO ADOPT IMAX’S GROUND-BREAKING LASER PROJECTION TECHNOLOGY NEW YORK – APRIL 23, 2014 -- IMAX CORPORATION (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) AND DESTINATION CINEMA, INC., THE LARGEST COMMERCIAL OPERATOR OF DESTINATION THEATERS IN NORTH AMERICA, TODAY ANNOUNCED AN AGREEMENT TO INSTALL IMAX’S NEXT-GENERATION DIGITAL LASER PROJECTION ...

European Association Euromax To Host Its 2014 Annual Film Event With Breathtaking New Giant Screen Documentaries

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Industry event to be held at Den Haag-based Omniversum, in conjunction with the ECSITE conference, and will feature a Laser Projection Workshop Paris (France)/Den Haag (The Netherlands)/April 2, 2014/MarketWire/ Euromax (euromax.org), the European Association for giant screen, specialty and institutional documentary films, has announced its 2014 annual meeting, which will be ...

D3D Cinema to Convert Giant Screen at Yellowstone IMAX® Theatre to 4K Digital

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

D3D Cinema is pleased to announce the giant screen digital conversion of the Yellowstone IMAX Theatre, located at the west entrance to the world renowned Yellowstone National Park. The new theater shall be rebranded as the Yellowstone Giant Screen Theatre. D3D will begin a multiphase upgrade in April, ...