Rear Projection


Crystal Clear: Pioneering the Last 60 years of Display Technology Innovation & Looking Into the Future

by Sri Peruvemba

From large outdoor interactive screens on buildings to tiny displays in wristwatches, the display industry has created applications and entire industries over the past 60 years, transforming our entire society. Just take a look …

Tags:Augmented Reality| display technology| EL (Electroluminescent)| Electrochromic Displays| Electrowetting| EPD (Electrophoretic)| LCD displays| OLEDs| Rear Projection

Don’t Diss the Splay!

by Bob Raikes

I have to give a hat-tip to Jon Peddie for letting me know that the ‘Spud’ (the Spontaneous Pop-up Display), launched as a Kickstarter campaign back in 2016 is now back in a revised …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| Notebooks| Rear Projection| USB Monitors

Barco Explains RPC Screens

by Bob Raikes

What They Say We reported last week on an upgrade to Barco’s MVL-721 and commented that there were two kinds of front screen, but that we couldn’t find out what they were. (Barco Updates …

Tags:Barco| Control Rooms| Projection Cubes| Projection Screens| Rear Projection

Barco Updates RPCs

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say Barco annouced the next generation of its LED light sourced MVL-721 FullHD rear projection cube (RPC) which is said to have an increase in brightness of 55%. There was no detail …

Tags:Barco| DLP| LED Projectors| Rear Projection

A Spherical Display for Virtual Reality Cooperation?

by Norbert Hildebrand

In my recent articles I discussed the status of AR/VR as well as some non-consumer applications for AR/VR Hardware. So far my enthusiastic view of these new technologies has be dampened by limitations in …

Tags:3D (Three Dimensions)| Rear Projection| Virtual Reality

DNP Moving to Display Solutions

by Matthew Brennesholtz

At ISE, DNP was highlighting its LaserPanel systems. These systems include an off-axis ambient light rejecting screen, a DNP-branded short throw projector and a cabinet to hold the projector and hide it when not …

Tags:DNP| ISE 2018| Large Display Monitor| Projection Screens| Rear Projection| Transparent Displays| Vol 25 - Issue 06

3D Globe in Stockholm

by Yvette Raikes

Projection mapping is being used to show live data tracking flights to and from Arlanda airport in Stockholm, Sweden, on a 3D globe. The passenger volume to Arlanda has gone up by 30% since …

Tags:Aviation| Large Display Monitor| Rear Projection| Vol 24 - Issue 20

Panasonic Transparent R/P Screen Comes to Market

by Bob Raikes

Panasonic has developed a technology that can use a transparent glass screen as a projection screen, using a high contrast light control film embedded between the two layers of the glass. The layer can …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Panasonic| Rear Projection| Retail| Transparent Displays| Vol 24 - Issue 06

Christie and Founders Work Together to Light Up Citibank

by Isaac Oburu

Citibank with the help of Founders, have installed 19 Christie’s Christie GS Series laser phosphor projectors in their flagship branch in Nova Faria Lima in São Paulo, Brazil. The projectors were installed on the …

Tags:Back Panel| Brazil| Christie| DLP Projectors| Large Display Monitor| Rear Projection| Vol 23 - Issue 33

Rear Projection Cube Updates

by Chris Chinnock

Barco introduced the first RGB laser based rear projection cube in a 70” screen size. The technology was profiled in a presentation at Display Summit and demonstrated on the InfoComm show floor. (DS31 Barco …

Tags:Barco| Delta| Infocomm 2016| Large Display Monitor| Mitsubishi| Projection Cubes| Rear Projection| Video Walls| Vol 23 - Issue 24

BC8 LED Hitting Rear Projection Cubes says Planar/Leyard

by Bob Raikes

Jennifer Davis is from Planar/Leyard which, of course, covers both LED and LCD technologies in its “consultative selling” business. The choice of the right display starts, of course, with the applications and customer requirements. …

Tags:Control Rooms| Digital Signage| Large Display Monitor| Leyard| Mobile Display Monitor| Planar| Rear Projection| SID Display Week 2016| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Video Walls| Vol 23 - Issue 21