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Christie Projectors Used by Hexogon Solution Set New GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for the Greatest Light Output in a Projected Image at Opening of Sp
Posted on Thursday, June 4, 2015
A total of 160 Christie Roadster J Series projectors used for the dazzling event smashed previous record with three times the brightness
SINGAPORE – (June 4, 2015) – Christie®, the global leader in visual displays and audio technologies, is proud to announce that its valued partner, Hexogon Solution Pte Ltd, used Christie visual solutions to accomplish a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title achievement for theGreatest light output in a projected image ever produced in a single event.
This stunning feat was achieved with 160 Christie Roadster HD20K-J and S+22K-J 3DLP® projectors deployed for a projection mapping performance at the opening ceremony of the Southeast Asian sporting event at Singapore’s new National Stadium. Boasting a total brightness of over 3,200,000 lumens, it beats the previous record of 1,169,000 lumens, set by Freightliner Trucks (USA) at Hoover Dam, in Boulder City, Nevada, USA, on May 4, 2015.
The Guinness World Records adjudicator (middle) checks the brightness of the projected image in the presence of independent witnesses, as well as Hexogon Solution managing director Adrian Goh (second from right)
Guinness World Records spokesperson said, “This is a fantastic GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title achievement by Hexogon and Christie and we welcome them to our record breaking family.”
The amazing spectacle was made possible by Hexogon Solution, which installed the projectors on 20 towers situated around the National Stadium where a slew of colorful images and multimedia content were projected on the stadium floor. This is also the world’s largest number of Christie projectors ever deployed for an event. All show contents displayed by the projectors are driven by 18 award-winningcoolux®Pandoras Box Media Servers, which are renowned for creating compelling large-scale, multimedia experiences.
Participated in by 7,000 athletes from 11 nations, this is the fourth time that this regional sporting event is being held in Singapore since the event began in 1959. More than 40,000 spectators are expected to attend the opening ceremony tomorrow, which promises to be a spectacular showcase of mass displays comprising 5,000 performers, props supported by an aerial system, and most notably, multimedia projections as well as light and sound displays for a rousing and captivating visual treat.