The scene is the iconic Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, completely crowded, where in a few moments the show will begin. The experienced set designer of Brazilian scenography company P&G Cenografia, Altamir Júnior, huddled in his small control cell inside Box City with coordinators from other disciplines, finally receives the long-awaited signal via radio: "Everybody get ready!" And the show begins: the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Topics: 2016 Summer Olympics, 3D Modeling, Abel Gomes, Box City, Cerimônias Cariocas 2016, Daniela Thomas, Entertainment, Es Devlin, Maracanã Stadium, MiniCAD, Olympic Games, Olympics, Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games, Paralympic Games, Paralympics, Paulo Neves, P&G Cenografia, rendering, Rio 2016 Olympics
The Vectorworks crew attended the Rock in Rio: Lisbon music festival last summer. Partnering with Production Resource Group (PRG) to provide Vision previsualization services to the designers lighting up the event’s five nights of performances, we also took time to document the construction of the fest’s stages, talk with the bands’ lighting designers, and see the power of Vectorworks Spotlight and Vision software in action.
Topics: 2012 London Olympics, Adam Bassett, Brent Clark, Coldplay, Entertainment, Götz Bauer, Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Legends of Summer, Nick Whitehouse, Olympics, Patrick Woodroffe, PRG, Production Resource Group, rock in rio, Rock in Rio Lisbon, Rock in Rio Madrid, Stereophonics, Terry Cook, Vision, Woodroffe Bassett Design