As spotted via The Guide Liverpool, and Inavate …
Projection mapping on buildings is not new, and in certain respects, a lot of the attention recently has gone to cool projection work on indoor surfaces like NHL and NBA playing surfaces.
But great work continues to happen outside – like this show running at the docks in Liverpool, UK. The water side of the Merseyside Maritime Museum is laser-mapped and projected for Christmas, running a custom, long-form content piece about the city and people, set in 1933.
The dockyards area – don’t know Liverpool but it looks like it is a destination area, and no longer industrial – is also lit up with nearly a million Christmas lights.
Dave Haynes is the founder and editor of Sixteen:Nine, an online publication that has followed the digital signage industry for some 14 years. Dave does strategic advisory consulting work for many end-users and vendors, and also writes for many of them. He’s based near Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Canada’s east coast.