Lighthouse LED video panels in Dundas Square[/caption]El Media, in partnership with Panasonic, have installed a state-of-the-art, Lighthouse 12mm SMD LED video display that towers over Toronto’s Yonge-Dundas Square.
Through its strategic partnership with Branded Cities Network, a subsidiary of El Media, Panasonic provided a 5,790 square foot LED video board for Clear Channel Canada that stands center stage in the square. The surface mount device (SMD) video board is the largest 12mm display supplied by Panasonic to date and features 1,536 pixels of vertical resolution and 2,432 pixels of horizontal resolution. (source – Panasonic.com)
“Challenging projects such as the high-rise installation over Dundas Square demonstrate the versatility of our LED video products,” said Ed Whitaker, General Manager of Lighthouse – The Americas, “while our partner Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company makes anything possible for their customers.”
LED Display Details
The project – a collaboration of Branded Cities Network (a subsidiary of El Media), Panasonic, and Lighthouse, the leader in LED display technology – features a massive 12mm SMD LED video display that draws eyes from all over Dundas Square. Measuring 60.47′ high by 95.75′ wide, the video board is digital signage on a new scale.
Yonge-Dundas Square is a unique focal point of the downtown Toronto community. The Square is designated for use as a public open space and as an event venue that can accommodate events of various sizes: community celebrations, theatrical events, concerts, receptions, promotions – events that appeal to residents and tourists alike and provide a showcase for local businesses. (source – YDSquare.ca)“Lighthouse’s collaboration with Panasonic in Dundas Square resulted in a magnificent, high-profile LED video installation,” added Whitaker. “The new Dundas Square installation adds to the excitement of Toronto.”