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Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-27-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 130
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Posted By donaldk
Stage Accompany that was the name I was looking...

Stage Accompany that was the name I was looking for, in the CRT section we discussed a nice Spanish HT the owner upgraded its CRT projector to a digital, but kept his Ducth ribbon speakers, he was...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-26-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,938
Posted By donaldk
So the testing got moved back a month Peter, you...

So the testing got moved back a month Peter, you said around this time in earlier posts?
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-26-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,938
Posted By donaldk
Really (consumer) JVCs are around 300-350:1 in...

Really (consumer) JVCs are around 300-350:1 in ANSI contrast, their on-off and associated black level is what JVC D-ILA projectors are known for.

Peter will be happy to supply you with a nice...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-23-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 143
Posted By donaldk
Thanks for the succint summary of your argument,...

Thanks for the succint summary of your argument, Darin.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-23-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 143
Posted By donaldk
I have been in both of his threads in the 3K+...

I have been in both of his threads in the 3K+ section, but still fail to fully grasp the technical issue(s) debated, let's see if Chris can explain them to me at a more basic level.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-18-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 288
Posted By donaldk
Peter, is that the same one as this one from ISE?...

Peter, is that the same one as this one from ISE? Yours looks a bit smaller. Honestly The one at ISE looked like a proper spreadsheet projector, little contrast blooming or clipping whites, sheen of...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-18-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 288
Posted By donaldk
We should see a brighter version to the Sony UST,...

We should see a brighter version to the Sony UST, i was told at ISE, somewhere in 2016.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-17-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 288
Posted By donaldk
Sony commercial unit two versions, see Peter's...

Sony commercial unit two versions, see Peter's thumbs down from infocomm. upcoming
NEC/DPI Hybrid Phosphor LASER both commercial and DCi certified shipping
NEC RGB 1440/3240 (that last one is 30K...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   07-15-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 342
Posted By donaldk
Well MPEG for instance is explicitly pairing WCG...

Well MPEG for instance is explicitly pairing WCG with HDR, so we will see a wider gamut. Of course displays are not ready for full spectrum, seeing they cannot even meet Rec.2020, and have difficulty...
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   07-15-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 342
Posted By donaldk
That was the main argument I met looking into...

That was the main argument I met looking into dynamic range expansion of existing material. There is limited information in this version graded to 100 Nits (Broadcast and Disc) for full white.
...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-15-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 8,945
Posted By donaldk
Nope the design uses an aggregation and...

Nope the design uses an aggregation and convertion rod that takes in blue LED light and puts out green light, amended with regular LED for Red and Blue, there is work going on on a blue(?) to red...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-15-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,019
Posted By donaldk
Quality The resolution of the Presenter 1280...

Quality
The resolution of the Presenter 1280 monitor is 1280 x 1024 pixels. Therefore

there are 1280 x RGB x 1024, or 3,932,160 sub-pixels in your display
—all in
an area equivalent to 2.5...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-15-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,019
Posted By donaldk
1997 was the first time I saw life projected...

1997 was the first time I saw life projected images from commercially available DLP projectors. DPI had a line of GV 4, 6, and more projectors. So, AV you are a few years off, 1995 was lab units,...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-15-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 226
Posted By donaldk
An HC 1200 equivalent is missing in Europe, so a...

An HC 1200 equivalent is missing in Europe, so a launch of that would be welcome.
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-15-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 8,945
Posted By donaldk
I see you also report on the HLD Optoma, but it...

I see you also report on the HLD Optoma, but it can't beat the Philips Roadmap;-). Philips is doing 2700 full white lumens, but only 1200 lumens, or 55% less in RGB mode. These lumens are with the...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-15-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By donaldk
But does Viewsonic make any projectors? Or is it...

But does Viewsonic make any projectors? Or is it getting its DLPs from Coretronic/Optoma?
Forum: D-cinema Equipment and Theaters   07-15-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 342
Posted By donaldk
I was told years ago that in the lineair optical...

I was told years ago that in the lineair optical domain all is fine and dandy, and therefor 8 bits can represent anything. But when you enter the electrical domain, there are errors introduced that...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-14-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,938
Posted By donaldk
There still are true 4k JVC D-ILA projectors,...

There still are true 4k JVC D-ILA projectors, these are a little bigger and most likely subject of this subforum, unlike the 700. These are marketed as 8K, just don't enable the e-shift. There are...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-14-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 2,775
Posted By donaldk
And at that time it was common practise to DI on...

And at that time it was common practise to DI on Sony HDCam. Perhaps not at Universal, but at the large section of the productions that had not an Universal budget. With the opposite argument.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-14-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 620
Views: 40,028
Posted By donaldk
Pretty much what I thought. There once was a...

Pretty much what I thought. There once was a W1200, but that HC1200 seems to be unavailable in Europe.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-13-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 40,028
Posted By donaldk
How about that Optoma EH501 Missisipiman is...

How about that Optoma EH501 Missisipiman is pushing for brightness in the 1500 usd range? Overhere it costs way more 2000-2700 euro.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-13-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,938
Posted By donaldk
The roadmap for colorspark does end op at around...

The roadmap for colorspark does end op at around 2000 lumens, but this is at rgb mode, not the wider P3. Roadmap ends right before the expected end of exemption to RoHS on mercury lamps.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-13-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,938
Posted By donaldk
JT Eindhoven...

JT Eindhoven (https://www.jt.nl/bioscopen/eindhoven)[/URL]
JT Hilversum (https://www.jt.nl/bioscopen/eindhoven)
JT Hoogeveen (https://www.jt.nl/bioscopen/hilversum)
JT Hoorn...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-13-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,938
Posted By donaldk
You could get on the train from Amsterdam and...

You could get on the train from Amsterdam and visit the Dolby Cinema in Hilversum instead, much closer by than Eindhoven. This theater will host the Dutch premiere of Inside Out on Wednesday night....
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   07-13-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 546
Posted By donaldk
Well, the video might aswell go DCi, since you...

Well, the video might aswell go DCi, since you need the DCP for the audio;-).
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