Immersive Dome Experience at Prolight + Sound 2012

European immersive video and projection specialists, Dataton, Digital Projection International and domeprojection.com team up for a stunning technology tour de force

Linköping, Sweden, 13 March 2012: Set to wow Prolight + Sound 2012 visitors and exhibitors alike, viewers will be captivated in a stunning video projection experience. This system vividly illustrates how the latest technology can be used to engage, inform, educate and interact when utilised in today's leading visitor attractions, events and cultural institutions around the globe.


The stand will comprise a 10 meter diameter, fully immersive 360° wrap-around dome screen that will be the brilliant canvas for Dataton's WATCHOUT™ multi-display presentation system. Eight high-brightness HighLiteTM series projectors using exceptional quality lenses from Digital Projection International will be expertly integrated by domeprojection.com's fabulous auto-alignment system.

Content includes excerpts from "Cosmic Dance", a fulldome movie produced by Munich-based, Livinglobe, for the Canadian Museum of Hindu Civilization, Toronto, with interviews of Indian shamans and Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Duer, Nobel Prize Winner and Physist at CERN.

Dataton's trade show presence will be supported by their German channel partner, Rainer Beddig of mediaservice r. beddig.

Fredrik Svahnberg, Marketing Director, Dataton commenting on the tie-up between the three companies said: "Prolight + Sound is the event of choice for the production and live events community and we're very pleased to be jointly working with our technology partners. Each company's respective technologies has been used in a number of high-profile projects already including the World Expo Shanghai, with many more in the pipeline."

Fresh from joining the ranks of Digital Projection International, Ciaran Doran, International Sales and Marketing, EMEA adds: "Exhibiting at Prolight + Sound is just one example of Digital Projection's focus on European growth as we prepare to open a number of offices across the region. It's an exciting time for such a premium brand in the market place."

Christophe Bode, CEO of domeprojection.com says: "With such great tools at hand and such expert skills on board we think that clients looking for innovative ideas and leading-edge technologies for immersive entertainment and edutainment will be convinced that they have found the right team to make their dreams come true."

About Dataton

Renowned Swedish show control developer and manufacturer, Dataton has firmly established themselves on the international market since the 1980s. The company's flagship products include the award-winningDataton WATCHOUT™ multi-display production and presentation system as well as the intuitive Dataton PICKUP™ audio guide. WATCHOUT version 5 is a multi-display, timeline-based software system that comprises stereoscopic playback and 3D effects, and a strong array of groundbreaking features, including enhanced live interaction.

For further information about this and other leading products please visit www.dataton.com

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