TOP
STORIES
 1 of 5
Top 40 CI Influencers Under 40
There was no shortage of candidates for our look at some of the young people who are making a difference for their companies and this industry. See who made the cut for 2014.
 2 of 5
The Rise and Reign of Verticalization
Have we reached the age of requiring integrators to become even more vertically focused?
 3 of 5
Medical Simulation Lab Makes All the Difference in Education
CompView Audio Visual helps California community college district build high-tech nursing education facilities.
 4 of 5
Top 5 Sports Venue Market Integrators
These innovative, market-leading firms share dos and don’ts when approaching this entertaining vertical.
 5 of 5
A Case for Showrooms Making, Not Wasting, Money
Hard to envision technologies like unified communication and collaboration lend themselves to showroom selling for integrators like Ontario-based Advanced.
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models In 3D in Las Vegas
Pearl Media projects bathing beauties in 51,000-square-foot show on Caesars Palace.

Article


Sports Illustrated
The 3D show on the exterior of Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas gave attendees an eyeful of the 2013 Sports Illustrated bathing beauties.
February 15, 2013 | by D. Craig MacCormack

Many Sports Illustrated swimsuit models are figuratively larger than life, so it’s only natural someone found a way to make them literally so.

Pearl Media created one of the largest 3D mapping projections ever, wallpapering the exterior of Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas with a 51,000-square-foot tall launch for the 2013 special issue of the magazine.

The poolside show, “7 Continents, 17 Wonders of the World,” gave attendees an eyeful of these bathing beauties, including two-time cover model Kate Upton, surrounded by 3D images and animation by Go2 Productions. The show was so lifelike, we’re sure some of the men who watched will tell their buddies they spent part of their Valentine’s Day with one of these lovely ladies.

Check out the video here:


The event was also watched by thousands of people as it was live streamed across the web on several websites. Although unless you have a 51,000-square-foot screen at home, we’re guessing some of the eye-popping effect was probably lost.

While this is certainly the most high-profile and widely seen of Pearl’s shows this year, the company has also made a downtown Los Angeles building disappear on behalf of LoopNet, projected a 2012 NFL season “Rajun Tailgate” recap for Pepsi in New Orleans at the Super Bowl, and created a projection experience for the opening of Tommy Hilfiger’s first Beverly Hills store.

View the 3 photos attached to this entry
     
View photos
About the author

Craig MacCormack is a veteran journalist with more than 15 years experience covering local and national news and sports as well as architecture and engineering. He joined Commercial Integrator in January 2011. Follow him on Twitter: @CraigMacCormack.
View all posts by D. Craig MacCormack
Social Bookmark or Share This
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Google Bookmarks
  • StumbleUpon
  • Technorati
  • Reddit
  • Windows Live
  • LinkedIn
  • Evernote
  • E-mail


  • Latest
  • Blogs
  • Photos
  • Resources
Elk Glass Break Sensor Uses Pattern Recognition Technology

The ELK-6040 Two-Way Wireless Glass Break Sensor from Elk is designed to work with the company's ELK-M1XRFTW Two-Way Wireless Transceiver for M1 Controls for residential and light-commercial applications.

5 Content Management Solutions for Digital Signage
Top 40 CI Influencers Under 40
Zdi is First to Receive InfoComm APEx Certification
Almo Pro AV & NanoLumens Team Up to Provide Custom Displays for Canadian Casinos
View more news
Top 40 CI Influencers Under 40

There was no shortage of candidates for our look at some of the young people who are making a difference for their companies and this industry. See who made the cut for 2014.

Who Got You Excited About This Industry?
What Are You Thinking… Not Being Ready for Cloud, Mobile, BYOD?
The Rise and Reign of Verticalization
Greene Wins Drunk Unkles Twitter Contest
View more blog posts



Recent comments

Thanks for your comment, Derek! While this article was just a brief background about Audinate and Dante, we…

Posted by Chelsea Cafiero on 2014 08 08 · commented on
'What is Dante and Why is it So Popular?'.

Nice Overview Jason!

Integrators should be taking note of these changes and positioning themselves…

Posted by Mark Coxon on 2014 08 04 · commented on
'Stricter California Lighting Standards Take Effect'.

Robert,

It is curious that you just threw in the sentence “Audinate is a member of the AVnu Alliance,…

Posted by Derek R. Flickiinger on 2014 07 29 · commented on
'What is Dante and Why is it So Popular?'.

Casey - another great project! 


Your design and implementation came out a amazing!

Posted by Chanan Averbuch on 2014 07 10 · commented on
'Getting 'Serious' About Boa Lounge Upgrade'.