Volfoni, a global leader in 3D cinema technologies, have announced that Adde Technologies Cinema, a designer, manufacturer, and installer of cinematic audio-visual equipment, have successfully installed the EDGE 1.2 Active Glasses and ActivHub Cinema Kit at LG’s first global LED cinema screen at Cinezyphyr in Asnieres, France.
Designed to exceed moviegoers’ expectations with immersive, life-like 3D images, the combination of Volfoni’s EDGE 1.2 Active Glasses and ActivHub Cinema Kit was selected by Adde to complement the extraordinary visual capabilities of LG’s LED technology.
“Each component specified for Cinezephyr’s technology-defining auditorium represents quality of the highest order”, explained Eric Le Cadre, Commercial Director at Adde. “Through Volfoni, we have identified an industry-leading, LG LED compatible solution that will deliver a unique viewing experience.”
Delivering high-quality 3D images with natural colours to all seating positions, the EDGE 1.2 Active Glasses’ feature an ergonomic design for full viewing comfort, boasting a rubberised nosepiece, 3 sizes of adjustable arms and weighing only 56 grams. With automatic infra red synchronisation and a wide reception angle, the Glasses can seamlessly connect with the ActivHub Cinema Kit to complete a comprehensive 3D solution.
“At Cinezephyr, we’re committed to exploring innovative formats that serve astonishing moviegoing adventures”, added Xavier Orsel, General Manager of Cinezephyr. “By employing Volfoni’s exceptional 3D technology, we can enhance cinematic viewing for our audiences and deliver upon that commitment.”
In addition to delivering pristine 3D imagery, the EDGE 1.2 Active Glasses feature an 800-hour battery life with automatic power-off functionality to provide full efficiency in operation. While the partnering ActivHub Cinema Kit, comprising of a modular infra-red 3D emitter and laser pointer, facilitates easy installation and adjustability according to the auditorium size.
Araceli Vaello, Chief Commercial Officer at Volfoni, added, “to be selected as the technology partner for this project and accompany LG’s first LED installation signifies the power and performance of our solutions, and we’re delighted to have worked hand-in-hand with Adde and Cinezephyr to help construct a unique cinematic environment.”
Part of the Luxin-Rio Group, Volfoni is a global leader in 3D cinema technologies, operating in digital cinema, education, gaming, and home entertainment markets.
With offices in Paris, South of France, LA, and throughout Europe and Asia, combined with an extensive network of agents and distributors, Volfoni’s comprehensive range of 3D solutions can be found worldwide.
Volfoni’s goal is pursued through a strong IP portfolio, a control over the whole 3D technology value chain (from R&D to mass production), and a highly customer-orientated business approach driving excellent design, marketing, and innovation activities.