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IEEE Spectrum - Feb 21, 2014
Lasers: Coming to a Theater Near You
Laser-based projection technology will make cinema screens bigger and brighter…

TV Technology - Jan 13, 2014
Is Laser-Illuminated Projection the Future of 3D? Potential efficiencies over xenon
What was seen on the screen was spectacular…

Sound & Vision - Nov 29, 2013
It's A Laazzeer
Laser Light Engines, a company at the forefront of laser projection R&D, held industry-only demos, in Burbank, of its current laser light technology…

DCinema Today - Nov 11, 2013
NEC Display Solutions Featured in Laser Light Engines’ Upcoming Projection Demonstration
NEC’s NC3240S Digital Cinema projector, designed for auditoriums with the largest screens, will be featured in the event that LLE is holding to compare images from identical laser and Xenon illuminated projectors…

About Projectors - Nov 11, 2013
NEC Provides NC3240S Projector for Laser Light Engine Demonstration
NEC will be featured in Laser Light Engines’ invitation-only projector demonstration this week…

NEC Press Release - Nov 11, 2013
NEC Display Solutions Featured in Laser Light Engines' Upcoming Demonstration
NEC’s NC3240S projectors used as the standard for quality comparison between laser and xenon illumination…

Sound & Picture - Nov 8, 2013
Qube Cinema True 4K 3D System to Power Laser Light Engines’ Laser Projection Demos
Industry attendees will see how laser-illuminated cinema projection, run from a single server to dual IMBs, will improve 2D and 3D exhibition…

iabm - Nov 8, 2013
Qube Cinema True 4K 3D™ System to Power Laser Light Engines’ Laser Projection Demos
Industry attendees will see how laser-illuminated cinema projection, run from a single server to dual IMBs, will improve 2D and 3D exhibition…

Below the Line - Nov 8, 2013
Qube Cinema Partners with LLE for Laser Projection Demos
Four separate side-by-side sessions will show 2D content on both white and silver screens…

Qube Cinema Press Release - Nov 8, 2013
Qube Cinema True 4K 3D™ System to Power Laser Light Engines’ Laser Projection Demos
XP-I server and Xi integrated media blocks to deliver content to laser and xenon 4K projectors…

AVNetwork - Nov 6, 2013
NEC to Collaborate With Laser Light Engines on Projection Demos
These laser projection demonstrations will illustrate a number of ways that laser-powered projection will enhance 2D and 3D Cinema and other entertainment formats…

Qube Cinema True 4K 3DTM System to Power Laser Light Engines’ Laser Projection Demos
Qube Cinema will provide its True 4K 3DTM system to help power a seriesof laser projection demonstrations being shown by Laser Light Engines (LLE) the week of November 11 in Burbank…

Union Leader - Nov 5, 2013
Salem's Laser Light Engines to Demo Next Big Advance in Digital 3D Cinema to Hollywood Insiders
The invitation-only demonstrations are for studio executives and technologists, cinematographers, directors, producers, and other industry decision makers who want to assess the state of the art in laser illuminated projection…

Music Industry Today - Nov 5, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces NEC Display Solutions Will Collaborate in Week-Long Laser Projection Demonstrations in Burbank, CA
NEC to provide 4K cinema projectors for November event…

Optics.org - Oct 29, 2013
Laser Projection Growth Includes First Cinema Installations
In addition to a potentially beneficial berth in full-scale digital cinema installations, laser projection technology is now working its way into systems targeted at home cinemas, boardrooms and classrooms…

Film Journal International - Oct 21, 2013
Laser Projectors Take Center Stage at ShowEast
Addressing complaints that theatre screens, especially when showing a 3D movie, are too dark, the digital cinema industry has been exploring laser-illuminated projection technology…

Hollywood Reporter - Oct 21, 2013
ShowEast: Laser Projectors Take Center Stage
New developments to address complaints that theater screens are too dark will be unveiled…

Display Central - Oct 21, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces Laser Projection Demonstrations this November in Burbank, CA
The sessions will feature LLE’s latest RGB laser engines specifically adapted to an NEC 4K DLP Cinema® projector, to demonstrate image quality and despeckling performance…

Laser Focus World - Oct 17, 2013
Laser Light Engines to Hold Laser Projection Demos near Hollywood
The sessions will feature LLE's latest RGB laser engines specifically adapted to an NEC 4K DLP Cinema projector, to demonstrate image quality and despeckling performance, in side-by-side comparisons with an identical NEC 4K Xenon arc lamp projector…

Digital Cinema Report - Oct 17, 2013
Laser Light Engines, NEC to Demo Laser-Powered Digital Cinema Projectors

DCinema Tools - Oct 17, 2013
Laser v Xenon; Let's See…the End Game

DCinema Today - Oct 17, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces Laser Projection Demonstrations this November in Burbank, CA

Broadway World - Oct 17, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces Laser Projection Demonstrations

Wall Street Journal - June 18, 2013
Find The Best Movie Theater
Laser projection...promises to bring better contrast and brightness to movies than DLP does…

Display Central - June 12, 2013
Bill Beck of Laser Light Engines Named New Chairman of LIPA

Laser Focus World - June 11, 2013
Bill Beck of Laser Light Engines Named New Chairman of LIPA; Organization to Focus on Promoting the Use of Lasers in a Broadening Range of Applications Worldwide

Sys-Con Media - June 10, 2013
Bill Beck of Laser Light Engines Named New Chairman of LIPA

Silicon Valley Business Journal - June 10, 2013
People on The Move: Bill Beck

Salem, NH Patch - June 10, 2013
Bill Beck of Laser Light Engines Named New Chairman of LIPA

Optics.org - June 10, 2013
Bill Beck of Laser Light Engines Named New Chairman of Laser Illuminated Projector Association (LIPA)

Novus Light Today - June 10, 2013
Bill Beck of Laser Light Engines Named Chairman of LIPA

DCinema Today - June 10, 2013
Bill Beck of Laser Light Engines Named New Chairman of LIPA
Organization to focus on promoting the use of lasers in a broadening range of applications worldwide…

Broadcast Room - June 10, 2013
LIPA Names New Chairman and Reviews Progress
LIPA has carried out extensive testing of prototype and pre-production laser projectors to establish the quality and quantity of the laser light emitted from the projector…

Laser Focus World - June 7, 2013
Laser Light Engines Enters Metrology Market with Green Laser Module

Sys-Con Media - June 4, 2013
Laser Light Engines Ships DSG-265™ GREEN Color Modules to First Non-cinema OEM Application

StreetInsider - June 4, 2013
Laser Light Engines Ships DSG-265™ GREEN Color Modules to First Non-cinema OEM Application

Salem, NH Patch - June 4, 2013
Laser Light Engines Ships DSG-265™ GREEN Color Modules to First Non-cinema OEM Application

Photonics.com - June 4, 2013
Laser Light Engines Enters Metrology Market

Optics.org - June 4, 2013
Laser Light Engines Ships DSG-265™ GREEN Color Modules to First Non-cinema OEM Application

DCinema Today - June 4, 2013
Laser Light Engines Ships DSG-265™ GREEN Color Modules to First Non-cinema OEM Application
Company enters new market with laser product slated for high-precision metrology systems…

Photonics Spectra - June 2013
Collaborations: Eblit Systems & Laser Light Engines Have Partnered
Will manufacture a high-power green laser module for digital projection systems…

TMCnet.com - May 30, 2013
Laser Light Engines Completes First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System

Photonics.com - May 26, 2013
Laser Light Engines Makes First Shipment to Cinema Customer

Display Central - May 24, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System for 2D and 3D Digital Cinema

Display Cinema - May 24, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System

AZ Optics - May 24, 2013
LLE Ships RGB-Laser Powered Universal Laser Retrofit System for Digital Cinema Projection

Salem, NH Patch - May 23, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System for 2D and 3D Digital Cinema

The Wall Street Journal - May 22, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System for 2D and 3D Digital Cinema

StreetInsider - May 22, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System for 2D and 3D Digital Cinema

Optics.org - May 22, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System for 2D and 3D Digital Cinema
Marks move towards full commercialization of new cinema projector…

DCinema Today - May 22, 2013
Laser Light Engines Announces First Shipment of Its Universal Laser Retrofit System for 2D and 3D Digital Cinema
Fully configured RGB-laser powered Universal Laser Retrofit System shipped to a leading global innovator in the cinema space…

HDTV Magazine - May 1, 2013
HDTV Expert - Lamp? What Lamp?
LLE’s innovative remote laser light heads with armored fiber optic bundles may be the key to wider adoption of lamp-free projection…

Eagle Tribune - April 30, 2013
David Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as CFO

Laser Focus World - April 25, 2013
David Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as CFO

Photonics.com - April 19, 2013
Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as CFO

DCinema Tools - April 15, 2013
Laser Light Engines Addresses Maturing Market

Positions & Promotions - April 11, 2013
David Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as CFO

Novus Light Today - April 11, 2013
David Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as CFO

Wall Street Journal - April 10, 2013
David Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as Chief Financial Officer

Salem, NH Patch - April 10, 2013
David Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as Chief Financial Officer

DCinema Today - April 10, 2013
David Parent Joins Laser Light Engines as Chief Financial Officer
New executive to help lead continued growth and commercialization of LLE's industry-leading laser illumination technology…

WorldTribune - March 29, 2013
US-Israeli Laser Tech to Improve Digital Projection at Movie Theaters

Optics.org - March 27, 2013
Elbit to Make Green Laser for Cinema
Elbit teams up with LLE to manufacture a green laser to be used in cinema display applications…

Electro Optics - March 27, 2013
Laser Light Engines Partner to Make Laser Module for Elbit Systems
LLE will manufacture a solid-state de-speckled green laser module, the LLE DSG-265™, for ESA for the film projection market…

Display Central - March 27, 2013
First Commercial Theater to Show 3D Movie with a Laser Projector
One of the key developers of lasers for cinema projectors, Laser Light Engines, has just penned a manufacturing agreement with Elbit Systems of America…

Sys-Con Media - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner to Develop New High-Powered Laser for Display Applications

Photonics.com - March 26, 2013
Companies Partner to Develop High-Power Display Laser

Laser Focus World - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner on New Cinema-Projection Laser
ESA has contracted with LLE to develop a manufacturing process for a new high-power, solid-state despeckled green laser module called the LLE DSG-265…

GeoConnexion - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner
ESA and LLE partner to develop new high-powered laser for display applications…

FinanzNachrichten - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner to Develop New High-Powered Laser for Display Applications

EE Times - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner to Develop New High-Powered Laser for Display Applications

DCinema Today - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner to Develop New High-Powered Laser for Display Applications

Aeromorning.com - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner to Develop New High-Powered Laser for Display Applications

ADVFN - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner to Develop New High-Powered Laser for Display Applications

4-traders - March 26, 2013
Elbit Systems of America and Laser Light Engines Partner to Develop New High-Powered Laser for Display Applications
Elbit Systems of America (ESA) and LLE have partnered to manufacture a high-powered despeckled green laser module for digital projection systems…

New England Tech Wire - Sept 19, 2012
Salem-based Laser Light Engines Raises $15 Million

Variety - Sept 19, 2012
Pros Warn That Bad 3D Could Cause Audience Fall-off
Paying attention to light levels can maintain movie magic…

InfoTech Spotlight - Sept 19, 2012
Laser Light Engines Secures $9M in New Funding
LLE provides laser illumination systems for fast-growing markets…these markets provide an opportunity of $1B annually, and have been growing at 30 percent a year…

The Hollywood Reporter - Sept 18, 2012
Laser Light Engines Raises $9 Million to Develop D-Cinema Tech
Hollywood is eyeing laser projection as a way to increase screen brightness…

Laser Focus World - Sept 18, 2012
Laser Light Engines Gets $9 Million in New Funding to Commercialize High-Power RGB Laser Illumination

Boston Business Journal - Sept 18, 2012
In Brief: Laser Light Engines Adds $9M [pdf]

Dow Jones Venturewire - Sept 18, 2012
Laser Light Engines Raises $9M New Funding for Illumination Technology [pdf]

DCinema Today - Sept 18, 2012
Funding to Drive Commercialization of High-Power RGB Laser Illumination Systems
This new funding will allow us to accelerate commercialization of LLE's breakthrough laser illumination technology…

Mass High Tech - Sept 18, 2012
Laser Light Engines Zaps $9M Round
Laser Light Engines in Salem, N.H. is poised to help bring about what co-founder Bill Beck calls the next wave in the conversion of the world’s movie theaters from analog to digital with its laser-based illumination technology…

3D Focus - Sept 11, 2012
Laser Projection to Solve Problem of Dim 3D Movies
The reduced light delivered by existing projectors has dogged the presentation of 3D films at the box office but new laser light technology may solve the issue…

Display Daily - May 23, 2012
LLE Provides Details on Speckle & New Products
I took this as an opportunity to talk to Bill Beck, Founder and EVP of Business Development of LLE about both the [Sony] demo and upcoming products from LLE.…

Digital Cinema Report - May 2012
Cutting through Bureaucratic Red Tape
One of the highlights at last month’s Technology Summit on Cinema was the laser projection presentation…

Optics.org - April 25, 2012
LLE, Sony Present Laser 3D ‘Silver Screen’ Cinema
Laser Light Engines and Sony have announced the world's first public demonstration of high brightness 3D, color laser projection on a silver 3D screen…

The Hollywood Reporter - April 25, 2012
CinemaCon 2012: Industry Addresses Complaints about Dark Screens with Laser Light
Martin Scorsese warns theater owners that if movies aren't projected with enough light, audiences won't come back…

Film Journal International - April 18, 2012
Shedding Light on Lasers: CinemaCon Offers Expert Opinions on Technology's Future
Laser-illuminated cinema projectors have become this year’s hot topic…

Display Daily - April 18, 2012
Wanted: 3D 4K HFR WCG LIP
This list sounds like a lot to ask for in a projection system - and it is. A demonstration by Laser Light Engines and Sony of their LIP that delivered the desired features…

DCinema Compliance Group - April 17, 2012
[Update] LLE, Sony, NAB and CinemaCon
Nice demo. Bill Beck from Laser Light Engines gave a lot of background technical data…

Variety - April 16, 2012
Cameron Requests Audience Feedback on 3D
In the runup to his 3D TV pitch at the NAB Show, James Cameron called on movie audiences to become more vocal about the quality of 3D they're seeing at theaters…

Film Journal International - April 16, 2012
Laser Light Engines Conducts Laser 3D Demo on Silver Screen
John O'Hara, LLE's president and CEO said, "With this demonstration, LLE has raised the bar and now holds all the technology required to provide RGB laser engines that achieve fully despeckled, high-brightness 3D on a silver screen."…

The Hollywood Reporter - April 15, 2012
NAB 2012: More Than Half Of The World’s Cinema Screens Are Digital
Innovation continues as laser illuminated projection is previewed…

WBZ New England Small Business Report - April 13, 2012

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NAB Show Blog - April 12, 2012
Technology Summit on Cinema: Advances in Image and Sound
Laser Projection…

ProjectorPoint - April 12, 2012
NAB 2012 Highlights Developing Projector Technology
The start of the NAB 2012 show saw the first public demonstration of a new laser-illuminated projections system which will allow for brighter 3D images in cinemas…

The Hollywood Reporter - April 11, 2012
Cinema Technology Industry Addresses Complaints Over Dark 3D Cinema Screens
Officials at the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) say brighter 3D images are one of the next critical challenges in digital cinema…

DCinema Compliance Group - April 11, 2012
Laser Light Engines, Sony, NAB and CinemaCon
Bill Beck, founder and EVP of Business Development for LLE will be presenting an invited talk on Laser Illumination Systems for 2D and 3D Digital Cinema. “We appreciate the opportunity to educate and update the NAB Digital Cinema community with both a tutorial and a live demonstration…

Variety - April 11, 2012
Lasers to make point at summit
Attendees at SMPTE's Summit on Cinema in Las Vegas this weekend will get an early peek at the future of movies…

DCinema Today - April 11, 2012
Laser Light Engines and SONY Present First Public Demonstration of High Brightness Laser 3D Cinema on a Silver Screen
Laser Light Engines, Inc. (LLE), a venture-backed, laser-illumination developer today announced the world’s first public demonstration of fully-despeckled, high brightness 3D, high frame rate (HFR), wide color gamut (WCG) laser projection…

SMPTE Newswatch - April 2012
Laser Projection Update
Among the key issues rising in the wake of the ongoing 3D feature film exhibition breakout is the quest for brighter theatrical projection systems…

Stock News Now - April 3, 2012
John O’Hara, CEO Laser Light Engines “Solid State Laser Systems for 3-D Movie Market” Video Interview at Harris & Harris Group’s “Meet the Portfolio Day” 2012
SNNLive spoke with John O’Hara, CEO of Laser Light Engines at Harris & Harris Group’s “Meet the Portfolio Day” 2012 at NASDAQ Market Site in Times Square New York City…

SNNLive welcomes John O’Hara, CEO of Laser Light Engines.

fxphd - March 5, 2012
Laser Projectors
Laser projectors are likely to emerge as one of the most interesting new technologies of this year, and perhaps the hit of NAB 2012…

Film Journal International – Feb 24, 2012
Illuminating The Future: SMPTE's Peter Ludé Discusses Frame Rates & Lasers
During NAB 2012, the annual convention of the National Association of Broadcasters in Las Vegas, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers will once again produce a dedicated program on digital cinema…

Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers - February 2012
Hot Button Discussion Laser Projection Update
Among the key issues rising in the wake of the ongoing 3D feature film exhibition breakout is the quest for brighter theatrical projection systems. The cinematic brightness issue, for decades, has revolved around delicate…

Laser Illuminated Projector Association - March 24, 2011
Laser Illuminated Projector Association Launched
The Laser Illuminated Projector Association (LIPA)has launched with the goals of explaining the benefits of laser illuminated projectors, advocating for a positive regulatory environment, and developing appropriate training guidelines…

DCinema Compliance Group - January 06, 2011
3Questions - Laser Light Engines
When we think of a digital cinema projector's light path, we non-optical designers consider the lamp and reflector housing, the condenser lenses and prism assemblies, the DLP or LCOS chip themselves and the lens. There are obviously clever…

Dow Jones - September 14, 2010
DJ Sony, Imax, Others Forming Lobby Group for Laser Projection Systems
Cinema companies, including Imax Corp. (IMAX) and Sony Corp. (SNE), are creating an industry group to ease the regulatory climate facing next-generation projection systems that are based on laser-light sources…

The Wrap - July 20, 2010
The Dark Flaw in 3D's Bright Future
3D may be the bright shining future of the movie business, but at the moment it just isn’t bright enough. That’s not a metaphor. It’s the plain truth. 3D movies -- whether they’re made using the process or converted in post-production…

The Boston Globe - July 11, 2010
Casting Some Light on 3-D
Should you hit the multiplex to see the animated Steve Carell film “Despicable Me,’’ released Friday, in 3-D, the founders of Laser Light Engines Inc. have a prediction: It will look darker than it should on the big screen…

GlobeNewswire - July 14, 2010
IMAX to Form Strategic Partnership with Laser Light Engines through Equity Investment

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