Thursday, May 5, 2011

DTS – The Speaker Orchestra « ross:ching


"Every year DTS creates a promotional video for CES in Las Vegas. This year, the commercial production company I’m with wanted to do something different. They wanted to make something that people would replay, something that would stimulate people’s minds when they view it on their computer screen.." Ross Ching.

What we would need:
40 paper tubes ranging from 3″ to 15″ diameter about 4′ tall
40 speaker drivers
A roll of latex to cover the speaker heads
30 bottles of tempera paint
2000′ of speaker wire
A Pro Tools system with 40 channels worth of outputs
A mixing board with 40 channels worth of inputs and outputs
40 channels worth of amplifiers
200,000 watts of tungsten light (compare this to a typical 60 watt household bulb)
2 high speed cameras (for 3D)
A 21st Century 3D rig
And a Technocrane

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