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A different brand of glasses could help too, but it's best to make sure it's not the projector's settings first.
A decent way to see if the glasses are part of the problem is to look at a very dark or black picture/scene. Even if the projector is set weird, that black should still look pretty black. If the glasses are passing a light they aren't supposed to be, then the black will have a noticeable green tint as well.

If blacks have a green tint, it's time to shop for a different brand of glasses.
Thanks for your input. I found some time to test out the suggestions to made, and the resulting output still looks green when viewed thru the glasses.

Note that in both examples below, like before, the green effect is a little more intensified than how it actually appears, but only by a small margin ..

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Without glasses (enabled 3D -> 2D option):



With glasses:



Example #2 (dark scene):

Without glasses:



With glasses:



Here are the settings I'm using:





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Can someone please help me out with the above ?
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You might find some decent color settings back at post 771 that might work for you.

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Its just the nature of 3D at this point, it will be darker than 2D. And the contrast really suffers along with colors.
The industry just isn't ready for 3D yet. Going to need to be some improvements before it works very well. The next big step will be holographic 3D, that should be pretty nice.
3D is just like looking through a window at this point and I just don't find that all that entertaining.
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Its just the nature of 3D at this point, it will be darker than 2D. And the contrast really suffers along with colors.
The industry just isn't ready for 3D yet. Going to need to be some improvements before it works very well. The next big step will be holographic 3D, that should be pretty nice.
3D is just like looking through a window at this point and I just don't find that all that entertaining.


The thing is that until they come up with a better system for 3D, we have what we have, and it is still better than 2D as far as I'm concerned. Also, I'm 71 and to wait for big time 3D in the future might just be too far down the road. I do find the brightness suffers just a bit, but in a near dark room, I see no real problems. Colors are fine and contrast is fine.

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You might find some decent color settings back at post 771 that might work for you.
Are those settings for 2D or 3D ? I can't tell. I really need the settings for 3D only as I only intend to use this projector for 3D (for 2D I have JVC RS-46).

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Its just the nature of 3D at this point, it will be darker than 2D. And the contrast really suffers along with colors.
Although darkness is also a problem for me, my major concern is the 'greenish' tint that's visible when viewing 3D content through those EStar 3D glasses. I can't seem to get rid of that.

Although, I think everyone else here uses those same 3D glasses with this projector, so I'm not sure if the glasses are to be blamed.
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Are those settings for 2D or 3D ? I can't tell. I really need the settings for 3D only as I only intend to use this projector for 3D (for 2D I have JVC RS-46).



Although darkness is also a problem for me, my major concern is the 'greenish' tint that's visible when viewing 3D content through those EStar 3D glasses. I can't seem to get rid of that.

Although, I think everyone else here uses those same 3D glasses with this projector, so I'm not sure if the glasses are to be blamed.
The setting work for both 2D and 3D. As for the glasses, many of us use Sainsonics, no green tint in them. I use the over the glasses type, Sainsonic Zodiac Model #28-010-904 and have no problems with color, of course they do darken the brightness a little, like all of them do, but in a near dark room I find that no problem. These glasses do not need the external emitter.

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The setting work for both 2D and 3D. As for the glasses, many of us use Sainsonics, no green tint in them. I use the over the glasses type, Sainsonic Zodiac Model #28-010-904 and have no problems with color, of course they do darken the brightness a little, like all of them do, but in a near dark room I find that no problem. These glasses do not need the external emitter.
Those are DLP-Link glasses, while I'm using RF .. I also went through the whole thread today (took several hours but I did it!), and it seems a couple of people did previously point out that the EStar 3D glasses tend to boost the green tint a little, but no remedy of any kind was offered at all, probably because I think very few people noticed the tint for some reason ..

Also, as all RF 3D glasses for this projector are made by the same parent company, getting a getting brand won't help .. So I'm now thinking if there's anything else I can do ..
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