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Hello all -

Panamorph is working on a series of videos to explain the "235:1" / "CinemaScope"concept to the general consumer. Panamorph - and several of their partners in the projection industry - have developed the name "UltraWide" to describe the aspect ratio and the process. The first two videos are posted here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z72a6D-hfjk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NkqMDUPUJg

We would love to get your feedback. Please remember these are geared toward the general public. smile.gif

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LOL! I'll see what I can do.

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A little cheesy but it seems to very simply explain everything for J6P.

Keep 'em comming Panamorph!
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Yes, cheesy - I agree wink.gif

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Some of the animations / videos shown during the Webinar clearly expained the anamorphic processes and were decent!

Is the Webinar recorded anywhere for future viewing and reference? confused.gif


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I think the video is well done as an introduction for CIH for newbies. So props or that!

Though of course it doesn't address the question of how "non-ultra-wide" movies and HD content are going to be displayed on the screen. And that's a major piece of the picture anyone getting into CIH has to understand.
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John - I posted link to my facebook wall this video, and asked for my non tech friends to give me their comments.
I'll share with you later.
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Get The Picture - UltraWide Home Cinema and Getting Rid of Black Bars on Movies
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I think the video is well done as an introduction for CIH for newbies. So props or that!

Though of course it doesn't address the question of how "non-ultra-wide" movies and HD content are going to be displayed on the screen. And that's a major piece of the picture anyone getting into CIH has to understand.

There is a video on the way to explain exactly that smile.gif

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John - I posted link to my facebook wall this video, and asked for my non tech friends to give me their comments.
I'll share with you later.

Thanks! That kind of feedback will be VERY helpful.

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Thank John,
I think I can use this video clips to show to my buddies why just watch TV when one can watch larger than life video.
Now they can learn how it works and what they need ,ease of all I have the set up for both video display.
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I liked how you added the movie, 'The Fog' at the end....classic!
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