projection booth

noun

: a booth in a theater or hall for housing and operating a projector and especially a motion-picture projector

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Alexander Olch, founder of Metrograph, said that at the first holiday screening in 2016, Lachman went into the projection booth to make a slight adjustment on the color temperature of the film. Jillian Eugenios, NBC News, 21 Dec. 2022 The hall answers this with multiple stage configurations, a pop-out projection booth, elaborate lighting rigs obscured by an elegant mesh ceiling, and acoustic capabilities that can transform to accommodate acoustic or amplified music. Michael Andor Brodeur, Washington Post, 6 Oct. 2022 Snyder was among a pool of photographers from various news outlets who were covering the show from the projection booth in the back of the Dolby Theatre. Frank Pallotta, CNN, 29 Mar. 2022 But Tampa Theatre’s most dramatic spot for paranormal activity, Witecki said, is the projection booth. Kelly A. Stefani, orlandosentinel.com, 31 Oct. 2021 Among its many highlights are a 500-square-foot movie theater with a 35-millimeter projection booth and a chic pool house designed by Paul Williams — the star architect who built homes for Frank Sinatra, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Jack Flemming, Los Angeles Times, 4 Sep. 2021 Soon after his passing, strange things started happening in and around the projection booth. Kelly A. Stefani, orlandosentinel.com, 31 Oct. 2021 The third floor once had a balcony and projection booth opening into the second floor auditorium. Carole Carlson, chicagotribune.com, 22 Oct. 2021 Among its many highlights are a 500-square-foot movie theater with a 35-millimeter projection booth and a chic pool house designed by Paul Williams — the star architect who built homes for Frank Sinatra, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Jack Flemming, Los Angeles Times, 4 Sep. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1917, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of projection booth was in 1917

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“Projection booth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/projection%20booth. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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