Turn Your Elevator Ride Into An Aquarium Experience

By Francis Yupangco 8 years agoNo Comments

The Tel-Aviv based company Digigage will change the way you view riding in an elevator, literally.  The company’s website explains that it offers “digital interior design product that introduces passenger user experience, improves perceived ride quality and cabin size on top of delivering real-time messaging and information”.

Shanghai Based DigiGage Installation

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Consumers can purchase this system for new or existing elevators. The system does not connect internally with the elevators operating system and does not affect the safety or functionality of the elevator. The image portrayed conveys a sense of movement of the content in real time, so the passenger feels as if it is in a 3-D type experience. The image changes along with the movement of the elevator, as if someone was looking out a window. While I don’t think this comes close to a real life aquarium, this is a pretty cool idea for an elevator ride experience. MORE

Source: Techcrunch.com by John Biggs

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Francis is a marine biologist with an MBA and over 20 years of professional aquarium experience. Francis is the former Aquatic Development Manager at Hagen USA., makers of Fluval brand aquarium products. He co-stars on Nat Geo WILD's reality TV series Fish Tank Kings where he is the resident "Fish Geek" and was Director of Marketing at Living Color Aquariums. He is an avid explorer having visited over 45 countries and lived in 7. At 17, he was among the youngest aquarists ever hired by the Vancouver Aquarium, where he worked for 7 years. His aquatic biology experience ranges from larval fish rearing to the design, construction and operational management of renowned public aquariums around the world. Francis is currently head of marketing at the world's largest vertically integrated fish farming company.

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