PTI Partners with Little Rock Film Festival For Projection Mapping

PTI Partners with Little Rock Film Festival For Projection Mapping

Power Technology Partners with Little Rock Film Festival For Projection Mapping

Little Rock, AR May 13, 2015 – Power Technology, Inc., a global leader of the laser and photonics industry with a groundbreaking laser light source for cinema projectors is partnering with the Little Rock Film Festival to bring projection mapping to the event.  Saturday night, at 8 pm, the Old State House will morph into a canvas for visual expression. The Little Rock Film festival is in its 9th consecutive year and is being held May 11-17 in downtown Little Rock.

Projection Mapping

Formally, projection mapping is the display of an image on an arbitrary surface. However, it is most often used to project images, animation and seemingly interactive graphics onto an architectural surface. During the closing gala of the Little Rock Film Festival, animations developed by Jason Hayne, of Balanced Lighting Systems, will be projected by Power Technology onto the Old State House in downtown Little Rock.

The Cutting Ledge

 “Projection mapping and laser illuminated projection mapping are amazing technologies. I’ve seen projectors used to show ledges of buildings fall off or dragons chase anime characters. It is complex in that it uses the architecture of the building as a part of the story and the projection has to be very precise to pull it off well. But, when it is pulled off right, it is guaranteed to make you smile” said Walter Burgess Vice President of Engineering for Power Technology.

About Little Rock Film Festival

Co-founded by Owen Brainard, Jamie Moses, and brothers Brent and Craig Renaud, the Little Rock Film Festival is one of the most competitive film festivals in the country. Rated three times by MovieMaker Magazine as a top 25 festival’s “worth the entry fee”, the festival awards more than $10,000 in cash prizes each year. Programmed and run by documentary filmmakers Brent and Craig Renaud (, the LRFF prides itself on being one of the most filmmaker friendly festivals on the circuit. For more information call 501.205.0400 or email

About Power Technology

Power Technology, Inc., established in 1969, is a leading designer and manufacturer of laser diode products for OEM, cinema, analytical, biomedical, industrial, semiconductor inspection, defense & security, and machine vision applications. For more information about Power Technology call 501.407.0712 or email Kris Hesson at


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