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Lighting Design Awards

The annual Lighting Design Awards, held at Hilton Park Lane, were celebrating 40 years of creative excellence in lighting this year. The international event was open to global competition and covers work across sectors including heritage, retail, workplace and leisure.   This key event needed audio-visual and technological excellence to ensure the awards ceremony represented […]
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Britain’s Got Talent

One of the biggest brands in the UK, Britain’s Got Talent attracts huge audiences on terrestrial television. For filming purposes, the production company required a mobile LED screen in order to help provide branding outside the audition venues. The screen is always positioned in shot for the broadcast programmes. This project was brought to Fonix […]
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The Impact of Social Media Walls

Whether it involves Twitter polling or leaderboards, a social media wall is an innovative way to reach your audience and improve event engagement. But in order to really assess the usefulness of social media walls, first we must understand social media’s role in digital and inbound marketing.   Here are 10 facts on social media’s […]
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Gadget Show Live

We returned to the prestigious Gadget Show Live this weekend to provide core infrastructure, screens and video production. We were live at the NEC until Sunday with an audience of around 75,000 visitors.   Here are the areas we worked on:   Arcade Stage Drone Zone Robo Zone Super Theatre Super Theatre Entrance Tunnel Competition Area […]
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Screening Stars of the Park

Longleat has been celebrating their 50th Anniversary over the Easter holiday period with a special new show called “Stars of the Park”. Well known BBC Animal Park presenters, Ben Fogle and Kate Humble returned back to the safari park to celebrate the television documentary series that has been such a big part of Longleat’s history. […]
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The History of LED and LED Screens

The electroluminescence phenomenon was discovered in 1907 by Henry Joseph Round in a brief two paragraph note. This was the beginning of the lengthy journey towards LED screens as they are today.   The first LED was created by Oleg Losev in 1927. He investigated the effect, theorised how it worked and imagined practical applications. […]
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Retail Technology: Highlights from RBTE 2016

This week we attended the Retail Business Technology Expo, Retail Design Expo and Retail Digital Signage Expo so we’ve compiled the highlights from our favourite sessions on innovation in retail technology and visual merchandising.   A guide to brand storytelling Jamie Holtum, Senior Brand Consultant, Butterfly London   KEYNOTE: How technology can help with customer […]
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How can you improve event engagement with technology?

Engagement is vital to the success of any event. Although your KPIs may vary, engagement is a great way to measure what you’ve achieved. It directly affects how satisfied and committed your audience is since it builds value for them. But how can you actually encourage this engagement?   Over half of event marketers want […]
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BVE 2016 - LED Screen Hire - Big Screens, Event TV, Live Streaming - Fonix LED

BVE 2016

This week we attended BVE 2016, the UK’s largest broadcast and production technology event. Held at ExCel London between the 23rd and 25th February, BVE attracts over 15,000 visitors from across the world.   This event gives us a key chance to catch up with our suppliers and clients, as well as keeping on top of […]
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10 Innovative Examples of LED Uses

Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) were first invented in 1927 but since then the technology has been used in myriad ways for art, science, fashion and many other areas. Here at Fonix we specialise in this area of technology and go out of our way to find the best for our clients’ screens so we decided to show […]
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