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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-18-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 162
Posted By Cam Man
Damn...lost another great guy.

I had long been a fan of Powers before working with him for the duration of the making of Frailty...the only time I worked with him. Frailty had quite a comfortable personality at work every day...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-02-2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 600
Posted By Cam Man
Fire up the blender! I'm on the way! :D

Fire up the blender! I'm on the way! :D
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-02-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 600
Posted By Cam Man
Hahaha...the process is definitely a bit wanky. ...

Hahaha...the process is definitely a bit wanky. Use the AVR pre-outs for the L and R surrounds for your two channels on the 2-channel amp. Turn off your AVR, disconnect the L/R surround speakers. ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-01-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 600
Posted By Cam Man
How long is the throw from each side surround...

How long is the throw from each side surround (distance to MLP of a calibration)? I've gone down this road a couple of times. Whether or not comb filtering will be noticeable depends on several...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   04-25-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 24,865
Posted By Cam Man
mtg...Matt, I love the look and apparent...

mtg...Matt, I love the look and apparent performance of the new Titans. I love my HTM-12s, but would try the Titans if I could also accommodate one for the center.

The way I see a comparison of...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   04-25-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 24,865
Posted By Cam Man
I can't imagine why anyone would find that...

I can't imagine why anyone would find that anything but an outstanding FR at 1/24th. Designers kill for that kind of result at that resolution. There is no way that our hearing can resolve such...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-24-2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 738
Views: 37,022
Posted By Cam Man
I agree...but this new router was installed...

I agree...but this new router was installed earlier the same day.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-24-2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 738
Views: 37,022
Posted By Cam Man
I came to hate my 5509 and Audyssey Pro for this...

I came to hate my 5509 and Audyssey Pro for this reason.




I'll give both a try. I have not tried to access the AVR, but it is able to go to internet radio. Yeah, different.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-24-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 37,022
Posted By Cam Man
That hasn't done it for me with an SR6011. ...

That hasn't done it for me with an SR6011. Anticipating this need, I first updated the AVR firmware, and confirmed by having it look again for updates. The AVR is hardwired to the local network,...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   04-08-2017, 10:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,362
Posted By Cam Man
Thank you for the kind words. :) There is sooo...

Thank you for the kind words. :) There is sooo much debate about A-lens or zooming these days. With the advent of 4K resolution and the improving precision of lens memories, A-lenses are becoming a...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-08-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 4,756
Posted By Cam Man
Yes, and Mission Impossible is another where he...

Yes, and Mission Impossible is another where he did memorable work. A colleague mentioned that he may have been trying too hard to emulate John Williams rather than make it his own.

After so much...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-23-2017, 06:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,017
Posted By Cam Man
Indeed! Son (25) is going again tonight to take...

Indeed! Son (25) is going again tonight to take a girl friend. Daughter (24) wants me to take her again. I can't turn that down! It's not lost on me that much of my sentimental attachment to Emma...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-20-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,017
Posted By Cam Man
After quite a bit of hubbub about whether Emma...

After quite a bit of hubbub about whether Emma Watson's singing chops were up to the role, and LaFou's infatuation, we attended a weekend matinee with some trepidation. I must say there was nothing...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-19-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,411
Posted By Cam Man
And you are being kind to this movie. ;)

And you are being kind to this movie. ;)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-16-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 964
Posted By Cam Man
No worries...I remember the impact of the kids...

No worries...I remember the impact of the kids portion, although the reality portion is still...the same reality. Sigh. :) I've got three projects to finish this year, then I'm hoping to throttle...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-16-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 964
Posted By Cam Man
@Javs...

@Javs (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/member.php?u=8458502) ...Nor am I trying to defend or support Audyssey, but rather use it as part of an analytical approach to see what it, along with before and...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-16-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 964
Posted By Cam Man
Javs, I noticed a change when I did the same as...

Javs, I noticed a change when I did the same as you a few years ago. My perception was a boundary gain with my ears close to the more reflective leather (around 100Hz...quite audible).

Have you...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-15-2017, 09:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,184
Posted By Cam Man
There are several important factors that (should)...

There are several important factors that (should) affect your decisions that have not been mentioned here.

First, everyone is chiming in on the size (volume) of the room. Although this seems...
Forum: High Dynamic Range (HDR) & Wide Color Gamut (WCG)   02-28-2017, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By Cam Man
I have not seen this article, but it is...

I have not seen this article, but it is excellent. I suppose you might say that I was perspicacious...or maybe just the proverbial squirrel finding an acorn. :D

I think a lot of folks here at AVS...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-28-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 108
Posted By Cam Man
Easy HDR Evaluation Tool

Hey guys, I've started a topic/discussion in the HDR thread about a "tool" for evaluating an HDR grade you might find interesting. ...
Forum: High Dynamic Range (HDR) & Wide Color Gamut (WCG)   02-28-2017, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By Cam Man
Cam Man's Easy HDR Evaluation "Tool"

Hi guys, like all of you I am observing the development of HDR. UHD and HDR together are introducing a number of complex variables into our viewing experience. It is more complicated for us at home...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-27-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 553
Posted By Cam Man
Chet was hilarious!! Attached photo of me...

Chet was hilarious!!

Attached photo of me and Bill blazing away in Thailand fall 1997. (Courtesy of Still Photographer Erik Heinila)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-27-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 712
Posted By Cam Man
Excellent! :)

Excellent! :)
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-26-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 553
Posted By Cam Man
"Wrapped" Too Soon

My wife came to me this morning and prepared me for "bad news...really bad news." My friend and colleague of 24 years has passed.

I was the camera operator on four movies with Bill, the last his...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-26-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 712
Posted By Cam Man
That looks very cool! In case you may have not...

That looks very cool! In case you may have not done this, let me highly suggest it. Invest in one of the acoustic measurement kits...like OmniMic, etc.. Like you, my design initially put my subs...
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