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Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-20-2016, 12:43 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,422
Posted By oleus
FYI: ROOM, even from Lionsgate, has a...

FYI:

ROOM, even from Lionsgate, has a surprising DTS-MA track included. Verified just now that the label is correct.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   10-13-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5,378
Views: 618,274
Posted By oleus
What was the final firmware on these ? I think I...

What was the final firmware on these ? I think I had the final firmware installed when I sent mine in (I was never able to flash it with the files they provided) but I still get handshake lock ups . ...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-29-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 5,378
Views: 618,274
Posted By oleus
strangely (and thankfully, knock on wood) the...

strangely (and thankfully, knock on wood) the dark spot seems to be dissipating over the last couple of days. It's at least 50% better. Who knows what it is but hopefully it will just disappear !
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-28-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5,378
Views: 618,274
Posted By oleus
The bulb is a couple of years old, but still...

The bulb is a couple of years old, but still pretty bright. I'm hoping it's just the bulb. I'm not sure I trust myself to clean the internals or what is involved with that. Maybe tomorrow I'll...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   09-28-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5,378
Views: 618,274
Posted By oleus
hoping someone might be able to help with an...

hoping someone might be able to help with an issue i started noticing this weekend - there is a faint but noticeable dark spot on the lower edge of the projected image. it's small and only...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-22-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 5,598
Views: 763,333
Posted By oleus
Could be a placebo effect, but my new box (not...

Could be a placebo effect, but my new box (not the X1 but the other "newer" dvr) seems to have better HD picture quality than the ancient 160gb motorola i replaced in our main theater setup. Before...
Forum: 3D Content   04-30-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,535
Posted By oleus
I have over 100 3d BD's and Avengers is one of...

I have over 100 3d BD's and Avengers is one of the most impressive 3d conversions I've seen. I'm baffled by this.

Capt. America 2 and Thor 2, on the other hand.....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-30-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5,378
Views: 618,274
Posted By oleus
I tried switching and recalibrating with Standard...

I tried switching and recalibrating with Standard as a test, and quickly went back to my calibrated film mode. I get perfect blacks, great pop, and incredible color in film mode. nearly 4 years...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-05-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 23,360
Views: 3,655,559
Posted By oleus
you would be wasting your money. as long as you...

you would be wasting your money. as long as you have the settings correct, the ps3 is giving you as much PQ/AQ as you can get from blurays.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-04-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 23,360
Views: 3,655,559
Posted By oleus
it definitely has clipping i think that's been...

it definitely has clipping i think that's been proven.

i'm more shocked that people think the picture quality is good. it's as murky a presentation of a "dark film" as i've ever seen. ...
Forum: HD DVD Software   03-04-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 630
Views: 67,889
Posted By oleus
the "failed" discs also failed (almost always at...

the "failed" discs also failed (almost always at the layer switch) on my 360 drive.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-23-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 23,360
Views: 3,655,559
Posted By oleus
it's one of the murkiest 3d discs i've ever seen,...

it's one of the murkiest 3d discs i've ever seen, and the 2d (while a little better) wouldn't be anywhere near the top tiers imho
Forum: 3D Content   02-23-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By oleus
i wonder if they fixed the section of the disc...

i wonder if they fixed the section of the disc (early on) where the 3d goes a little off, causing eye strain? someone figured out exactly what was happening (it's some kind of 3d authoring error)...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-09-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 859
Posted By oleus
I was just going to add Strangers to this! VERY...

I was just going to add Strangers to this! VERY creepy use of surrounds.
Forum: 3D Content   01-12-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 16,192
Posted By oleus
This is still my reference 3d disc, whether it be...

This is still my reference 3d disc, whether it be for live action or animation, i think it tops them all. Not just for 3d quality, but just flat-out PQ.
Forum: 3D Content   01-08-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,250
Posted By oleus
If they don't release this on 3d BD, there will...

If they don't release this on 3d BD, there will be a massive uproar and might even get some of the other Disney titles released. Niche or not, these not being released domestically would be...
Forum: 3D Content   12-24-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 979
Views: 114,976
Posted By oleus
and it's best to set it really low like the...

and it's best to set it really low like the minimum (10 ") to get the best 3d effect, correct?
Forum: 3D Content   12-23-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 16,192
Posted By oleus
the second half of the movie is sooooo much...

the second half of the movie is sooooo much better than the first. the final battle is really great 3d eye candy and reference audio. getting there is quite the chore, though!!!!
Forum: 3D Content   12-23-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 979
Views: 114,976
Posted By oleus
i've played around with the screen size setting...

i've played around with the screen size setting on the 360 and to my eyes it absolutely does nothing to the 3d image in games either way. On the PS3, though, setting it to a smaller screen size...
Forum: 3D Content   12-19-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 451
Posted By oleus
yeah, i'm hearing the snow scene is up there with...

yeah, i'm hearing the snow scene is up there with the best 3d demo material ever. kind of makes me want the disc - even though i am not a TMNT fan.
Forum: HD DVD Software   12-19-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 630
Views: 67,889
Posted By oleus
My experience was nothing as you describe and I...

My experience was nothing as you describe and I don't understand your claim that it's a waste of time. Not trying to get in an argument over this but this is why i think it's the most logical...
Forum: HD DVD Software   12-18-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 630
Views: 67,889
Posted By oleus
Wuther, you are completely wrong. Makemkv...

Wuther, you are completely wrong.

Makemkv accurately picked out the failed discs in my hd-dvd library.

I tested the failed backups by attempting to play those discs up to the layer change. The...
Forum: HD DVD Software   12-16-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 630
Views: 67,889
Posted By oleus
Yeah, it has nothing to do with storage. You...

Yeah, it has nothing to do with storage. You might think you have only had one bad disc, but here's the problem: the only way to tell if a disc is bad, in a vast vast majority of the discs that are...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   12-11-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 2,144
Views: 215,747
Posted By oleus
i think it's ludicrous that they are putting any...

i think it's ludicrous that they are putting any efforts into ATMOS when they have a ton of work to do just on the DD 5.1 front, not to mention the OAR front (there are still way too many crop jobs...
Forum: 3D Content   12-09-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 20,449
Posted By oleus
I'll definitely give it a full spin, I was just...

I'll definitely give it a full spin, I was just shocked by how hokey and flat the opening scenes looked. Some people are calling the 2d BD one of the best ever, Tier 0 material. Strange.

FWIW...
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