The First Projections On The White House

Last Halloween, the balconies and columns of the South Portico of the White House were projection-mapped for the first time. Norman Coates, director of lighting at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts School of Design and Production (UNCSA) and the Winston Salem Light Project, worked with students and alumni from UNCSA on the lighting and projection for the event. Read about the full design here, and check out the full equipment list below.

Projection
Provided By WorldStage

2 d3 technologies d3 4x2pro Media Server
2 d3 technologies D d3 3 4x4pro Media Server With VFC Cards
1 NMRC/Apple Mac Pro 2.7GHz 12-Core Intel Xeon E5 with 30MB L3Cache/32GB/1TB

Computer Package
1 10-Gig Ethernet Networking Package
1 Lightware MX17 DVI-PRO 16x16 (+Test) DVI Matrix Router Package
1 Apantac DE-12HD Multiviewer 12 DVI-I Ins/2 HD/SD-SDI Ins & DVI/VGA Outs
2 Thinklogical Q Series Module Rack Chassis DVI Transmitter x 4 Package
1 Thinklogical Q Series Module Rack Chassis DVI Transmitter x 2 Package
5 Thinklogical Fiber VEL3 DVI Video Extender Receiver x 2 Package
2 Avocent HMX 1070 User Station Package
4 22''-24'' Graphics/Video Monitor HDMI, DVI, VGA Package (1,920x1,080)

Provided By Nationwide Video
5 Christie HD20K-J ProjectorDVI Over Fiber
1 Thinklogical Fiber VEL3 DVI Video Extender x 2 Package, Neutrik

Network
1 Cisco Linksys SRW2008 8-Port Managed Gigabit Switch & Fiber Cable Package
1 Netgear WG102 ProSafe 802.11G Wireless Wi-Fi Access Point Package
1 Netgear GS108 Gigabit Ethernet Switch Package
1 Netgear GS105 5-port Gigabit Ethernet Switch 10/100/1000Mbps Package

Lighting
Provided By 4Wall Entertainment Lighting
12 ETC Source Four 70°
12 Philips Color Kinetics ColorBlast TRX
6 Rosco Dual Indexing Revo Gobo Rotator

UNCSA Equipment
1 ETC EOS Programming Wing
1 ETC Sensor3 Portable Pack1 Lex Power Distro

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