PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games opening ceremony Sean M. Haffey, Getty Images
Opening Ceremony for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games

5@5: Olympics 2018 Opening Ceremony, WorldWired, Halftime Show, And More

This week's industry news includes the Opening Ceremony for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics, as well as Metallica WorldWired Tour lighting, Super Bowl LII Halftime Show, and more.

The 5@5 is released every Thursday at 5pm EST as a round-up of the week's top entertainment design and technology items, so you can stay up to date on industry news.

PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony In Photos

Learn the story behind the Opening Ceremony for the 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, with executive creative direction by Song Seung-whan, working with creative director Yang Jung Ung.

Super Bowl LII Halftime Show

Check out our coverage, sponsored by All Access Staging & Productions, including lighting plots, lighting networks, renderings, interviews, and photos.

Metallica WorldWired Tour, Part Three

Metallica’s current WorldWired Tour, directed and designed by Dan Braun, features lighting by Rob Koenig, who serves as lighting director on the road.

Olympic Video Mapping By ETC Audiovisuel In PyeongChang

Video director Patrice Bouqueniaux of ETC Audiovsuel discusses the massive task of mapping the opening ceremonies for this winter’s Olympic games in PyeongChang, South Korea. 

Direct Boxes: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

Peter Janis explains what they do, why you need them, and how they can streamline your live show.

BONUS: Going Big—The Power Of Projection Mapping

Learn how to blend the “big 4s,” calculate aspect rations vs. overlap, and more in this free webcast led by Peter Putman, President, ROAM Consulting L.L.C. Register now!

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