New WATCHOUT release
We've released Dataton WATCHOUT version 6.1.5. This version includes improved live video capture and improved playback performance with WATCHPAX. More info and download available here!
JOIN US AT INTERBEE!
We're at InterBEE in Tokyo this week with premium partner Laguna Hills! Hall 2, booth 2405! #WATCHPAX4 #WATCHOUT
SEE YOU AT HEAVENT PARIS!
Check out WATCHOUT at HEAVENT PARIS 2016. Videmus, Dataton Premium Partner, sera présent au salon de l’événementiel Heavent du mardi 15 au jeudi 17 novembre. Stand D14 – E15, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.
SEE YOU AT MONITOR EXPO!
November 2-3: Visit Dataton and Scandinavian premium partner PIXILAB at MonitorExpo 16 this week in Copenhagen, Denmark. Head for stand H-016 to see the latest features in our WATCHOUT multi-display system. Highlights at the stand: WATCHPAX 4 plus cool projection-mapping with content from Eyebrite Film and Visions!
LDI 2016 AWARD TO DATATON
The LDI 2016 Award for Best Small Booth goes to Dataton for "making great use of a small space that really has impact showing off the software's projection capabilities." Thanks to LDI, to our US partner Show Sage, and, of course, to designer MOOV, Poland, for all their great work. Big thanks also to our tech partners at the LDI Show: Roe Visual and Epson for LED displays and large venue projectors used at the booth! Read more.
EVENTS, TRAINING AND SHOWS
There are plenty of opportunities to find out more about Dataton products over the next few weeks, all over the world!
September: PLASA 2016, UK and Worship Facilities Expo 2016, USA
October: Tecnomultimedia InfoComm, Colombia, Monitor Expo roadshow, Sweden, LDI Show, USA
Training sessions and Dataton Academy in UAE, USA and Australia
You'll find links to more info and registration pages at www.dataton.com/events
New Dataton software releases today: WATCHOUT 6.1.2 and WATCHNET 1.3. Click here to find out more!
WATCHOUT on TV
WATCHOUT is center stage when it comes to TV coverage of Euro 2016 soccer championships. Dataton WATCHOUT provides visuals for the huge LED backdrop at the IBC studio: 10.8 x 2.7 m of graphics, live feeds and so much soccer. Read more in Film TV Video
Best of Show
Proud to say that Dataton WATCHPAX 4 has been selected by a panel of judges as a NewBay Media Best of Show winner for InfoComm 2016 for AV Technology.
Dataton Academy in South Africa
The Dataton Academy will be holding training sessions in Johannesburg and Cape Town next week. Follow the links below to find out more!
May 24: Dataton Academy, Certified User, Johannesburg, South Africa Fully booked!
The Overview sessions are FREE but as places are limited, please register online in advance.
InfoComm China and NAB next
We'll be at InfoComm China, April 13-15, followed by NABshow, April 18-21 in the US. Call by our booths at the shows and get hands-on with WATCHOUT! Check out all our upcoming events here!!
New versions out now!
WATCHOUT 6.1 and WATCHNET 1.2 are now available for download. Previewed at ISE earlier this year, WATCHOUT 6.1 adds significant improvements to workflow for producers, supports additional 3D file formats, and enhances performance in, for example, Virtual Displays and 3D object rendering. WATCHNET 1.2 introduces skinning features and video functionality. Get the latest versions here!
New Premium Partner for Spain & Portugal
Dataton has announced the appointment of IberCOMM-TEC as the new Premium Partner for Spain and Portugal.
Dataton Premium Partner for Israel, Digital AV, will be at the Pro-AV show in Tel Aviv next week. Call by the stand and talk WATCHOUT! #projectionmapping, #ledmapping
Join us at stand 11-F68, Integrated Systems Europe, and experience firsthand the creative power of WATCHOUT multi-display production and playback software, plus the latest product news from Dataton.
Projection mapping in Blackpool
The recent LightPool projection mapping in Blackpool, UK, was not short of challenges: a dark red brick surface with host of glass windows, masses of ambient light, and lamp-posts, signs and street furniture in the way of the projection path. See the amazing result created with WATCHOUT by The Projection Studio in collaboration with War Productions! WATCHOUT 6 programming by The Presentation House.
WATCHOUT Academy Singapore!
We're looking forward to two busy sessions of the WATCHOUT Academy next week in Singapore. A free overview session takes place on November 24 followed by a Certified session on November 25. Keep track of training events and trade show appearances here.
Don't forget to vote for WATCHOUT in category 5 of the 2015 SVC Innovative Product Awards. Voting closes on November 5 so there's no time like the present… Thank you! Click here to go to the voting site.
LDI Awards 2015
Dataton was proud to receive an honorable mention for WATCHOUT 6 in the "Best Debuting Product: Projection" category at the LDI 2015 Awards at LDI Conference and Tradeshow "for bringing sophisticated projection mapping capabilities to their popular software suite." Picture shows members of the Dataton and premium partner Show Sage teams at the LDI booth.
WATCHOUT User’s Guide
The latest version of the WATCHOUT User’s Guide is now available in an online version, a downloadable PDF and as an e-book for tablets and smartphones.
Trond Solvold joins Dataton as Sales Manager
We’re pleased to welcome Trond Solvold to Dataton as Sales Manager. Trond has over 20 years of experience in the European pro-AV industry, and we’re delighted to have him on board! Read more…
Award to the founder of Dataton
Dataton’s founder and CTO, Björn Sandlund, is the proud winner of the 2015 "Näringslivsdiamant" business award in Linköping, Dataton’s home town. The annual award recognizes an individual, company or organization who has actively promoted growth, cooperation and sustainable development in regional trade and industry. The jury commented: "Over the last 40 years, Björn has turned Dataton into a leading actor in the AV industry. A true entrepreneur and innovator who focuses on staff and social responsibility."
Academy in Amsterdam!
The WATCHOUT Academy is in Amsterdam this week. Free Overview session on September 23 and paid Certified session on September 24. Looking forward to seeing old friends and new faces! Keep up-to-date on training dates here.
Visit us at InfoComm India, stand C40, and then find out more about WATCHOUT at the free WATCHOUT Academy on September 4, morning session. Sign up here:
Learn even more at the Advanced training session on September 4 (afternoon) to 6 hosted by Modern Stage Services, Dataton Premium Partner in India. Contact Vijay Sahbhlok for more info
WATCHOUT Academy in Sweden
The next stop for Dataton’s popular WATCHOUT Academy is Sweden! Our expert team will run a FREE Overview sessions, August 26, at Dataton HQ, followed by a paid Certified session. To find out more and sign up, just follow the links below:
See you in Mexico!
Expo TecnoMultimedia Mexico opens tomorrow at the World Trade Center in Mexico City. Head for Dataton and premium partner Omagica at booth # 502 and see new WATCHOUT 6 in action!
WATCHOUT shortlisted in AV Awards 2015
WATCHOUT 6 is a finalist in the annual AV Awards! We're competing for the title of Production Product of the Year. Check out the full shortlist here -- you'll also find a number of WATCHOUT projects among the finalists!
WATCHOUT Academy in Dubai
The next stop for Dataton's popular WATCHOUT Academy will be Dubai! Our expert team will run two FREE Overview sessions, August 4 & 5, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. To find out more and sign up, just follow the links below:
WATCHOUT 6 review in Live Design
"The basic philosophy behind WATCHOUT has not changed, only the abilities have expanded, which is the perfect step forward for this software." AV industry expert Jackson Gallagher has reviewed new WATCHOUT 6 in the June issue of Live Design magazine. Follow the link to read all about it! Closer Look: WATCHOUT 6
WATCHOUT a winner at InfoComm
AV Technology's judges are anonymous during the show, seeing and testing the product on the show floor according to the following criteria: perceived value; ROI; total cost of ownership; richness of the feature set; ease-of-use; reliability; versatility; and overall network impact. Check out the full list of winners here!
Next stop InfoComm
InfoComm USA opens this week! We'll be showing new WATCHOUT version 6 of course and invite you to join us!
InfoComm 2015: We'll be at booth 2052 with North America premium partner Show Sage, June 17-19. Dataton invite code: DAT816.
Dataton premium partners from Australia, Brazil, Mexico, Israel, Russia, and Poland will also be at InfoComm, so head for booth 2052 and talk WATCHOUT!