Creative Projection

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Projection Mapping in Merchandising Display Applications

What's one way to show your wares without taking up space to store them? Employ the services of a good 3D projection mapper. I can't stop thinking about all the possibilities for projectors and creative projection mapping in the retail arena. This video, however comes from a trade show environment where dollars and opportunity make it critical to look big in the smallest space possible.

Projectors and Wedding Cakes Unite for Unique Reception

3D Projection mapping on a wedding cake is so creative and alluring that if I were attending this wedding reception I might even forget to ask if the cake was chocolate. This couple chose to display a game of Donkey Kong animated by DJ and lighting company Posh Entertainment. If it had been my wedding we'd have used the 3D projector to display Galaga as playing that game was an integral part of our courtship. Great idea and very creative projection.

Striped Facade Projection

This wonderful Urbanscreen.com projection mapping production was sent by an architect friend of mine who tried to explain to me the meaning of parallax as it pertains to this video. Watch as the projected stripes bend the building's facade.

Festival Focuses on Reshaping Public Space through Media Art

I hope to see more of these festivals all over the world. The Screen City Festival is taking place later this month (October 25th – 27th 2013.) in Stavanger/Sandnes Norway.

The whole concept comes from an attempt to study the moving image presented in public spaces, on the city`s facades, shop windows and urban venues in order take Stavanger out of its urban context through the vehicle of media art.more

Award Winning Projection Mapping Facade

A large 3D projection mapping installation in Europe that occurs every other Fall, this award winning production by URBANSCREEN 'COHERENT STATES', was featured in the Lichtsicht Biennale as it is known, in 2011/12. 120 meters long and 15 meters high the largest salt works in Western Europe is transformed into a huge projection surface for this projection mapping event and showcase for what we fans know is a most exciting emerging art form.

3D Bodies: A Mixed Reality Performance

Check out this mixed reality performance which uses a virtual world as the platform from which to explore 3D immersive spatial virtual and physical displays. You'll witness the performer ´s body interacting with three dimensional space because of computer vision, skeleton tracking, and the output of 3D video projection mapping.

Projection Mapping on a 3Dimensional Bust

In short, this video is just cool. Viewers get to see how 3D projection mapping techniques give life to inanimate objects. A world is created from a stone cast of a human male bust.

Tape Mapping: A Variation on Projection Mapping

The organizers of this festival enlisted the services of Jacques Andre Dupont out of Berlin who delivered a special fusion of two urban art styles to create what the video artist dubbed "Tape Mapping."more

BenQ W1080ST Used in Wasaic Project Projection Mapping

Visual artist and filmmaker Carmen Osterlye went with BenQ's W1080ST and MX660P projectors for her art installations on display on Aug. 2-4 as part of the Wassaic Project's Summer Exhibition and Festival,in Wassaic, N.Y.

Den of Blossomy is a projection-mapped Louis XV style parlor featuring floral video patterns as well as four full-color digital prints.more

Bordos.Artworks and Invited 3D Projection Mapping Artists in Geneva 2013

Oh how I wish I could have seen this live. It took place last month in Geneva. Participants were invited to be part of an experiment in video projection mapping. The objective was to avoid the typical architectural mapping cliches and to extend video projection with stroboscopes.