This week sees James in Earls Court for the first leg of a three week tour to release the new Range Rover ‘Evoque’. The launch will be one of the most adventurous ever seen with a huge amount of video, lighting and automation. James is looking after the video aspects of the event for Tim Riley ...

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Today was the last in a 5 day run for the Gadget Show Live ‘Super Theatre’, concluding what has been a busy and interesting show. Following on from last years success, Tim Riley at XL Video was asked to provide Barco NX-6 screens in the auditorium for camera relay and a large Pixled F-30 screen ...

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Today was the second part of Standard Life’s new “LifeLens” product launch produced by Jack Morton Worldwide. Replicating last month’s event, James installed and operated XL Video’s equipment along with Alex Roberts. For this event, Basic Monkey supplied one of the two ...

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Standard Life are in the process of launching their new employee financial planning service and today was the media preview event. The event was held in London’s Hospital Club and was produced by Jack Morton Worldwide. XL Video were asked to supply LCD and plasma displays, each showing different ...

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Samsung today launched two new products, the Galaxy S2 and the Galaxy Tab 10.1 at the Olympic park in Barcelona. The event marks the start of the Mobile World Congress in the city and as such the media guests expect to be impressed. Jack Morton Worldwide certainly delivered on these expectations again. Following on from last year’s success with 360 degree ...

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Unilever wanted to make a big impact with this event so CSP designed an 18m x 4.8m widescreen set and asked Basic Monkey to design and supply the video system to make best use of it. Tim from XL Video managed the event on our behalf and implemented the system of 3x cameras, 4x channel HD-PPU, 3x Digital Projection machines and distribution. We provided our ...

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This week saw James at the NEC in Birmingham for the annual Autosport Live show. In the Fifth Gear Live Action Arena XL Video provided 2x large Lighthouse R7 screens and 9x pillars of PixLed F-30. These were all driven by Basic Monkey’s own ‘Gorilla’ Catalyst system and Jands Vista S3 running the newly developed software, ‘Byron’. The ...

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For this year’s Unilever Christmas party, the theme was ’20s Prohibition’ so it wouldn’t be appropriate to use LED screen as the main feature as last year. Instead CSP designed an ornate set, perfectly suited to the theme. James was asked to design and operate the lighting with equipment provided by CSP, including Clay Paky Alpha Spot 300s, ...

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Tonight marks the end of a very busy week for James with XL Video at the Clothes Show Live event in Hall 9 at the NEC. The show this year was based around “A Night at the Movies” theme, with each act of the show as a different genre of film. Opening with a Mission Impossible sequence which ...

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Tonight was the last in the ‘LED arches’ series of launch events for Thomson Reuters’ Eikon product at the Tokyo International Forum. After the success of the London and New York launch events, James was asked to attend the Tokyo launch to ensure that it shared the same result. Using the same show programmed for New York on Jands’ Vista ...

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