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Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-14-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,684
Posted By donaldk
Peter, I read online the other day on some...

Peter, I read online the other day on some chatbox that you can revert back withing a month. Poster said MS keeps your old windows (configuration) for that long. So, check it out and revert if you...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-12-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
They blended two projectors, uneven illumination...

They blended two projectors, uneven illumination and not too bright in the video, so I don't expect it to be too high, but Sony never calibrates machines at tradeshows, at least not here in Europe....
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-12-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By donaldk
No Prism, but still some form of integrator rod...

No Prism, but still some form of integrator rod to match the lasers with the DMD?
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-10-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
Indeed Wolfgang, I thought of that later,...

Indeed Wolfgang, I thought of that later, HDMI/HDCP/Display link on the 270. And you want the on-off this machine promisses.

But I was even more surprised to hear they have not yet found a way to...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-10-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
Hi Wolfgang Infinitec offers glasses/filters for...

Hi Wolfgang Infinitec offers glasses/filters for the different primary frequencies. But indeed this will not work with the Sony, not even if you buy two, as it is a LASER-Phosphor based lightsource,...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-10-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
The NEC is in that range. The Panasonic shifting...

The NEC is in that range. The Panasonic shifting 4K+ projector is expected to list at 57/8K Euro plus VAT when launched in November.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-10-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
Hi Wolfgang I haven't seen the Dolby Vision...

Hi Wolfgang I haven't seen the Dolby Vision Cinema yet, It was opened a few weeks ago. Public transport to Hilversum is not the best, no more direct lines, so I have to first go to Amsterdam and then...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-08-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,587
Posted By donaldk
Had not heared of Open EXR, but wikipedia says: ...

Had not heared of Open EXR, but wikipedia says:

"It is notable for supporting 16-bit-per-channel floating point (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Floating_point) values (half precision...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-08-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
he Youtube video looked poor, very visible...

he Youtube video looked poor, very visible blendzone, hard to judge wether uneven illumination was the projectors or the ambient light. Peter was underwelmed at Infocomm.
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Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-08-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
Hi Wolfgang have you made the jump to LASER? You...

Hi Wolfgang have you made the jump to LASER? You were looking into this around this time last year, but was waiting for the first full production units to judge on wether it would be advantageous or...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-08-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,587
Posted By donaldk
EV, I was talking to an algorithm developer, so...

EV, I was talking to an algorithm developer, so he was talking about coding 27 F-Stops, not practical display systems. Those folks spun-out of Birmingham(?) University started with a German custom...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-08-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,587
Posted By donaldk
2D output is up to the theater owner. Eindhoven...

2D output is up to the theater owner. Eindhoven before the final upgrade with Dolby Vision, so with the regular Christie 6P 2x30K lumens, ran at 30 fL in 2D.
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-06-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 88,015
Posted By donaldk
So I was right, it looks good Peter, surprised it...

So I was right, it looks good Peter, surprised it has held up so well after what 6 years.
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-06-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 433
Posted By donaldk
I reported on this one from ISE on the cineramax...

I reported on this one from ISE on the cineramax blog, but not sure if Peter moved that article to the archive or if it is still online. November launch date was what they announced in February. They...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-06-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,587
Posted By donaldk
Peter reports for Dolby Cinema are 106 nits,...

Peter reports for Dolby Cinema are 106 nits, compared to standard DCi 48 nits.

Dolby Vision can carry upto 27 f stops, the competion told me, not 17. Whether all are used in Dolby Cinema...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-06-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
Peter mentioned 50K+ for the 270 and 80K+ for the...

Peter mentioned 50K+ for the 270 and 80K+ for the 280. Wasn't the difference output and the 280 being for simulation,with higher frame-rate, allowing for lower framerate with shift instead?
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-06-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,057
Posted By donaldk
Another shifting LCoS projector. JVC has had an 8...

Another shifting LCoS projector. JVC has had an 8 K version since 2012. Both Sony and JVC have had 8K panels in the noughties.
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-05-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 88,015
Posted By donaldk
First after picture shows a 5 centimeter slightly...

First after picture shows a 5 centimeter slightly bulbeous edge in the middle of the corneredge,so I would say after picture;-). Some broken fibers that make loose strands that stand out on the same...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-04-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 469
Posted By donaldk
Peter all are methods for all transmission modes,...

Peter all are methods for all transmission modes, so not only satellite, but also ip, and even disc. This goes for BBC, but also Dolby, Philips, and Technicolor, that unlike the BBC do use either...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-01-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 469
Posted By donaldk
As for the Technicolor newletter. SDR rendering...

As for the Technicolor newletter. SDR rendering done from the original Render wich is HDR, difference is covert by metadata. Two options transmit HDR signal and metadata to render SDR at reception...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   08-01-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 469
Posted By donaldk
BBC is still working on metadata less...

BBC is still working on metadata less distribution, that fixed(?) dual curve expansion can get you 8-9 times the peak brightness coming from 100 nits SDR standard. Add some trickery display maker...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   08-01-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 385
Posted By donaldk
http://dci-forum.com/index.php?topic=384.0...

http://dci-forum.com/index.php?topic=384.0 correct link, Peter posted the link to the '=post' window, and that results in a window that we can't edit just any post.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-31-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,776
Posted By donaldk
Live greenscreen style mapping of projection.

Live greenscreen style mapping of projection.
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   07-30-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By donaldk
JVC did proper HDR years ago with that 8K panel...

JVC did proper HDR years ago with that 8K panel as an output modulator, but since they moved to shifting...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-30-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,776
Posted By donaldk
Peter I haven't downloaded music for a while, as...

Peter I haven't downloaded music for a while, as my brother moved to fiber and therefor the Usenetservice was only available from his homeconnection. It was also legal to do so at the time. I used to...
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