XL Video for Mayday

Date: 02/04/2014
XL Video for Mayday

The project was co-ordinated for XL by Paul "Macca" McCauley who worked in close collaboration with Andrew Craig from Live Nation's London office and his counterpart from their Asia Pacific operation, who liaised with the artist"I have done a few of these high profile UK one offs with various Asian superstars in recent years," comments Macca. "They are often very complex in set up and this one was no exception, which increases the pressure, especially for a one off. The key to getting it right is for all departments to be really rigorous in the prep and have a good plan of action once onsite as time is always tight.  although on this one they actually had the luxury of a get-in and rehearsal day ahead of the show day!

In addition to that, XL supplied 240 tiles of their Pixled FX-11 which was utilized to make up three screens flown on a mid truss, all measuring 8 tiles wide and 10 high.

s own production, together with their operators and included Hippotizer media servers fully programmed with their content and Barco Encore screen management.

For IMAG relay, two 16 x 9ft side screens were rigged left and right of the stage, each fed by a pair of Barco FLM 22K projectors.

A series of prompt / technical screens were also part of the video package - two at 42 inch and six 23 inch monitors Top Crew Chief Stuart Heaney worked with a crew of six XL technicians.




Tags: XL Video | Live Nation | Pixled F-12 | Pixled F-11 | IMAG | Panasonic | Sony | LED
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