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Forum: 3D Content   12-18-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 61
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Posted By Don Landis
Mine sat on the floor in the middle of the room. ...

Mine sat on the floor in the middle of the room. My HT is an addition to the house and has a ceiling that is also the roof. ( No crawl space) the rafters are 2x6 and span over 12 ft. It was added...
Forum: 3D Content   12-18-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 182
Posted By Don Landis
Watched it last evening and d3code, you are on...

Watched it last evening and d3code, you are on target with your assessment. The whole story is a good kids action movie and I'm sure my grandkids will love it. For me, I did get into the story even...
Forum: 3D Content   12-18-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,468
Posted By Don Landis
Bob- the Sony Bulb is a common one that is why...

Bob- the Sony Bulb is a common one that is why there are so many low cost offers selling it. I can also buy the bare bulb and install in an existing carrier for $60. Either Osram or Philips.
...
Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,468
Posted By Don Landis
I always keep one bulb on hand. They last about...

I always keep one bulb on hand. They last about 1800 hours on full bright or 2400 on power save. Paying about $100 and seems affordable for the entertainment value I get.

Haven't looked into the...
Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,468
Posted By Don Landis
Well you two both looked at my recent 3D Nabi...

Well you two both looked at my recent 3D Nabi video. How did it look on such a large screen? Compare it to the TD10 video of the Atlantis series. Frankly, it looked tolerable on my 92" wide...
Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 627
Views: 124,467
Posted By Don Landis
Flying Swords of Dragon Gate 3D I liked that...

Flying Swords of Dragon Gate 3D

I liked that one too. watched it recently again.

I think the last new addition to Netflix 3D was late last summer with Cubed Pipe.
Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 627
Views: 124,467
Posted By Don Landis
Sony BDP-6200 but it has to be modified for...

Sony BDP-6200 but it has to be modified for region free as Sony does not make them that way.

I bought mine from here:
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Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,468
Posted By Don Landis
With all the different IA's we now have to deal...

With all the different IA's we now have to deal with I stopped using 133" diagonal a long time ago. Now I just use width. Still 120" wide is quite big. My room is 122" so it would never fit and...
Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,468
Posted By Don Landis
I was about to suggest that tom. Using a basic...

I was about to suggest that tom. Using a basic camera matte box you can block the image spill but the edge would be out of focus. I've never tried it so I don't know how much.

In a good screen...
Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,468
Posted By Don Landis
People who have panel TV's are the most vocal on...

People who have panel TV's are the most vocal on black bars. For my Home Theater, I use a projector on a large screen that is on a motorized roll. I also have the screen behind curtains on each...
Forum: 3D Content   12-17-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 603
Posted By Don Landis
Reminder- This is not a poll asking if you...

Reminder-

This is not a poll asking if you prefer 2.35 or 16x9; it is a poll asking if you prefer to have aspect ratios that switch back and forth between them or remain with one or the other for...
Forum: 3D Content   12-16-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 17,022
Posted By Don Landis
Well, it's Tuesday and Big Hero 6 2D and 3D plus...

Well, it's Tuesday and Big Hero 6 2D and 3D plus bonuses is listed now for preorder on Vudu. $34.99 Big Hero 6 3D is also listed as "coming soon" on 3Dblurayrental.com

When it goes live, I'll...
Forum: 3D Content   12-16-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,468
Posted By Don Landis
Sorry to confuse you. I tend not to...

Sorry to confuse you.

I tend not to quibble over minor differences, unless I'm working on that in my projects. For viewing I use just three aspect ratios in my variable aspect ratio screen.
...
Forum: 3D Source Components   12-16-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 9,217
Posted By Don Landis
By locating one camera above a 45° one way...

By locating one camera above a 45° one way mirror, it can be moved closer for smaller IA distance than the physical size of the cameras permit. If shooting with normal lenses, the minimum distance...
Forum: 3D Content   12-16-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 603
Posted By Don Landis
I believe Mariners are forever a superstitious...

I believe Mariners are forever a superstitious bunch. They don't have Deck 13 on the ship either.
Forum: 3D Content   12-15-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 603
Posted By Don Landis
It was not an IMAX theater. I saw it on the...

It was not an IMAX theater. I saw it on the Disney cruise ship theater. First cruise ship I've been on that had a real theater, full size, not a stage converted theater. Just not IMAX. It was a...
Forum: 3D Content   12-15-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 17,022
Posted By Don Landis
Matt- Actually, that link tells only a small part...

Matt- Actually, that link tells only a small part of the story. My friend who does this has everything handled by Amazon. He doesn't do as the article claims, buying surplus discounted mcdse and...
Forum: 3D Content   12-15-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 465
Views: 17,022
Posted By Don Landis
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Forum: 3D Content   12-14-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 17,022
Posted By Don Landis
Steelbook is authorized by Disney, but actually...

Steelbook is authorized by Disney, but actually manufactured by a different company, right? So the distribution of those 4000 collector's editions profit actually goes elsewhere and Disney just...
Forum: 3D Content   12-14-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,300
Posted By Don Landis
There may be some technical reason for this. ...

There may be some technical reason for this. When shooting Super 35 with anamorphic lenses the exposure if for the full frame stretched vertically. There is no way to open up the matte for full...
Forum: 3D Content   12-14-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 465
Views: 17,022
Posted By Don Landis
Yep! I may go away some day, but 3D and the 3D...

Yep! I may go away some day, but 3D and the 3D programs I created will live on! In the meantime, I'm having fun. :) Screw all you haters!



So anyway, back on topic-

I see Disney has...
Forum: 3D Content   12-14-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,300
Posted By Don Landis
It must have "flown" by me ( no pun intended) as...

It must have "flown" by me ( no pun intended) as I don't recall but the physics of that is quite possible. However, once again, it wreaks of a director telling the audience- Hey, forget the story,...
Forum: 3D Content   12-13-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 33,768
Posted By Don Landis
Even 4K 3D will require a whole new set of...

Even 4K 3D will require a whole new set of electronics in the HT to accommodate the bandwidth of the systems. While a few may get into it, at some point we will be losing so many home theater...
Forum: 3D Content   12-13-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,300
Posted By Don Landis
I forgot to mention, I too, liked the humor in...

I forgot to mention, I too, liked the humor in the movie and found myself chuckling from time to time.

I'll have to check out the negative parallax on my smaller screen passive set. The...
Forum: 3D Content   12-13-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 603
Posted By Don Landis
So since I produce 3D movies you'd be fine with...

So since I produce 3D movies you'd be fine with it if I decided to jump to all black screen for 20% of the movie time, just sound only, because it is my movie to make?


We just got done...
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