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Please welcome MEDIAM as our newest international distributor

Agua Dulce, CA – March 16th, 2012.  Entertainment Sciences Group, Inc. would like to welcome MEDIAM as the newest member of the VenueMagic growing international distribution network.  MEDIAM Sp. z o.o. will be handling sales and distribution in Poland.  With VenueMagic, they will now be able to provide a complete Show Control solution to their market.  With experience in all aspects of production support, MEDIAM has successfully supported a wide range of events including sports, business, government, and architectural.

Kalila Adventure

The industry veterans at LifeFormations in Bowling Green, Ohio were tasked with developing a twenty-four minute multi-media theater show, Kalila Adventure, at the Ancol Dreamland in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Kalila Adventure Animatronic Show

LifeFormations’ scope included the design and production of twenty-three animatronic characters. It includes a Weigl based control system for the pre show and main show lighting (which included 75 fixtures), video (with 12 track audio) and 256 digital outputs for the animatronics, rain and wind effects, curtains, and mechanical lifts.

Utilizing the open Weigl protocol, they deployed a user control interface via touchscreen to provide easy operation for the theater staff.

A single WEMC-1 ProCommander and eight DIO-32 D-Commander output modules were leveraged to create a unified control system. The solid-state architecture of the ProCommander allows for reliable playback and easy updates.

Animatronics and other effects were were designed and tested using VenueMagic SC+ and then downloaded to the WEMC-1 for standalone operation.

Alien IQ

Character Dynamics, LTD creates a unique interactive game show.

Character Dynamics Alien IQ KioskAlien IQ features a highly interactive alien that plays Sci-Fi trivia against a human opponent. The challenge for Character Dynamics was to create seamless audio and show transitions to simulate the alien’s reactions to various outcomes throughout the game.

Character Dynamics created a custom game logic board for the project when they were planning on using a different show controller. However, they were pleased to find no extra equipment was required to create the game using a WEMC-1 ProCommander, which supports variables and conditional logic-based control.

Character Dynamics Alien IQ AnimatronicsThe project used one WEMC-1 ProCommander and one DIO32 D-Commander to control 35 digital channels, 7 digital inputs and 16 DMX channels. Character Dynamics used VenueMagic SC+ to program 45 minutes of continuous show data in, what they estimate as, “about half of the time it would have taken using other show control software”. They attributed this to the intuitive editing tools and tight integration with the hardware.

The wealth of features and ease of use of between Weigl hardware and VenueMagic SC+ enabled Character Dynamics to design a truly “out of this world” interactive experie

VenueMagic names Full Focus Marketing as Manufacturer Rep.

   Scott Joliffe is the owner of Full Focus Marketing based out of Hopatcong, New Jersey. Scott brings with him extensive experience in the pro lighting and DJ industries and has specialized as a representative for companies such as The Healy Group where he worked as a Manufacturer Representative and BDS marketing as a Sales Representative. “Scott brings a great knowledge of the markets he is covering and his lighting and audio background is the perfect fit for VenueMagic,” Says Barry Seiden, National Sales Manager for VenueMagic.
Visit the VenueMagic Store for contact information and a map of representatives and sales locations.

Support Added for MyDMX and DASLight

So now, to all of you who were wondering what to do with those old, unemployed DMX interface boxes gathering dust on your shelf…Blow off the dust and put ’em back to work!

VenueMagic DJ Edition Now Available in Guitar Center Stores Nationwide

We have finally shipped and VenueMagic is now available in stock in the following Guitar Center stores: Hollywood, CA (Store Page) Palmdale, CA (Store Page) San Jose, CA (Store Page) Hallendale, FL (Store Page) Atlanta, GA (Store Page) Chicago, IL (Store Page) Brooklyn, NY (Store Page) Las Vegas, NV (Store Page) Houston, TX (Store Page) SLC, UT (Store Page) And more to come!!! All Guitar Center stores nationwide can order it for you upon your request. About Guitar Center Guitar Center is the world’s largest retailer of guitars, amplifiers, percussion instruments, keyboards, and pro-audio and recording equipment. Its retail store subsidiary presently operates 214 Guitar Center stores across the United States. Guitar Center is also the largest direct response retailer of musical instruments in the United States through its wholly owned subsidiary, Musician’s Friend Inc., and its catalog and Web site, www.musiciansfriend.com. In addition, Guitar Center’s Music & Arts division operates more than 100 stores specializing in band instruments for sale and rental, serving teachers, band directors, college professors and students. More information on Guitar Center can be found by visiting the company’s Web site at www.guitarcenter.com. The Guitar Center logo is a registered trademark of Guitar Center Inc. Other brand or product names may be trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated.

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