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Forum: 3D Content   06-30-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 730
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Posted By Don Landis
Some titles are only licensed for digital media...

Some titles are only licensed for digital media in the US. Beowulf is on Netflix3D and Seventh Son is on Vudu3D. I bought NOAH from overseas.
Forum: 3D Content   06-29-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Well, today is the 20th day I've been waiting and...

Well, today is the 20th day I've been waiting and I just got an email a couple minutes ago. 3DBRr has shipped! Based on typical past experience I should have the disk in 3-4 days.

I'm not...
Forum: 3D Source Components   06-28-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 12,346
Posted By Don Landis
Those tiny bubbles look like they are very close...

Those tiny bubbles look like they are very close to the lens.
Forum: 3D Content   06-27-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Oh I understand where you are coming from and I...

Oh I understand where you are coming from and I too love what 3DBRr has brought to us. Doesn't mean I will stay silent when I have a complaint. They do a wonderful job of offering titles. If they...
Forum: 3D Content   06-27-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
True and that is why I looked at the trajectory...

True and that is why I looked at the trajectory and made a prediction as to when the cost exceeds the gross sales. It will soon be here. What Reed does when that day comes, he hasn't said. Recall...
Forum: 3D Content   06-27-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 156
Posted By Don Landis
I have used a Himedia player here that does a...

I have used a Himedia player here that does a nice job of playing the primary movie from an iso file structure. It also offers it's own menu system, but fails to play the iso file of a complete 3D...
Forum: 3D Content   06-27-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Paul: this is just for you since you feel I was...

Paul: this is just for you since you feel I was making it all up about what Hastings has said over the years:

You said: "The bottom line is that you don't have a citation because Hastings never...
Forum: 3D Content   06-27-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Paul- No claim to precision in repeating spoken...

Paul- No claim to precision in repeating spoken words as a direct quote, I stand corrected if you thought I was posting direct quotes verbatim. I was stating the context of what he said during the...
Forum: 3D Content   06-27-2015, 01:06 AM
Replies: 692
Views: 140,635
Posted By Don Landis
You need 13Mbs, I recall to allow the 3D version...

You need 13Mbs, I recall to allow the 3D version to stream. On vudu, you will need 8 Mbs for 3D to stream. 0.8 is not fast enough and you also may not have enough to see 2D HD either. I thought...
Forum: 3D Content   06-27-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Paul- What Reed said was that going forward, the...

Paul- What Reed said was that going forward, the streaming part of the business is the future and that is where Netflix will focus it's expansion. The original programming vs. other studio's...
Forum: 3D Content   06-26-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Thanks for the reminder on the 20 day guarantee. ...

Thanks for the reminder on the 20 day guarantee. Patients may land me a few free copies then. :)



My that has changed! I recall when I was in the business, the licensed for rental version...
Forum: 3D Content   06-26-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Thanks 3BR for answering the questions. I'm...

Thanks 3BR for answering the questions. I'm familiar with First Sale Doctrine but I don't recall that addressing rental business, only reselling. I also recall a suit by Warner Brothers with...
Forum: 3D Content   06-26-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
I wish I had your luck. But to be fare, I just...

I wish I had your luck. But to be fare, I just don't order old titles and those are the only ones listed in stock. If they announce a new release and I decide not to purchase but just watch it...
Forum: 3D Content   06-26-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Two more points- In regard to the Susan...

Two more points-
In regard to the Susan response, she mentioned the 3D "digital" offerings and that coincides with a more recent Bob Iger comment in an earnings conference call question about...
Forum: 3D Content   06-26-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
From a perspective of 'I have to buy Disney 3D BR...

From a perspective of 'I have to buy Disney 3D BR disks from a US based retailer or nothing', I understand Disney sucks and can appear like they hate 3D. The answer from the company representative...
Forum: 3D Source Components   06-25-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 9,878
Posted By Don Landis
Mark- Bit rate is not resolution. You would not...

Mark- Bit rate is not resolution. You would not know how I did my video and in many cases those YT videos were shot with the TD10 Sony and were never color corrected and used 8Bit color for YT. ...
Forum: 3D Source Components   06-25-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 9,878
Posted By Don Landis
pixel AR- 1.0 always. The old 1080 x 1440 was a...

pixel AR- 1.0 always. The old 1080 x 1440 was a setting used for HDCAM. There is a wmv template for 1080 x 1920 that you should have used. That one uses 8000 for the bit rate but you can change...
Forum: 3D Content   06-25-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Not sure you are pulling the right numbers. I...

Not sure you are pulling the right numbers. I have the Excel spread sheet and the letter we received sent to share holders:

In Q1'14 the gross income was $98M the net was $53M
In Q1'15 the...
Forum: 3D Source Components   06-25-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 9,878
Posted By Don Landis
Well, you know, tom, I tried to get on board with...

Well, you know, tom, I tried to get on board with MAC for video editing years ago when FCP was all the rage. I had this idea that when my business was peaking, I could hire FCP editors and farm out...
Forum: 3D Source Components   06-25-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 9,878
Posted By Don Landis
Not necessarily true. But we may not be on the...

Not necessarily true. But we may not be on the same page for requirements here. Separate 5.1 wave from m2ts or other 3D video format will sync together regardless if porting to PD13 or DVD...
Forum: 3D Content   06-25-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
The refusal was that claim that Disney wanted to...

The refusal was that claim that Disney wanted to kill 3D by not making 3D of their movies available. This is not true and has a history of just delaying the release of 3D titles as well as...
Forum: 3D Content   06-24-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
film113- I suppose its what you want to rent. I...

film113- I suppose its what you want to rent. I don't seek and watch classics except for a few, but those I'm interested in I have anyway. I'm talking about new release 3D only. I never have...
Forum: 3D Content   06-24-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 730
Views: 93,650
Posted By Don Landis
Decided to come here and see what the latest...

Decided to come here and see what the latest trouble with 3DBRR shipping time is since again my orders seem to run a month out for new releases on 3D.

I don't know of any other disk rental service...
Forum: 3D Source Components   06-20-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 12,346
Posted By Don Landis
MLXXX- There is a setting in the editor to...

MLXXX- There is a setting in the editor to calibrate any offset that a camera has in it's storage circuitry. You can adjust this to match up sound that is not in lipsync. This was included mostly...
Forum: 3D Source Components   06-20-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 9,878
Posted By Don Landis
Wrong. Vegas Pro has the highest digital 5.1...

Wrong. Vegas Pro has the highest digital 5.1 audio in wav format. You can also select 5.1 audio in windows media files for embedded 5.1 sound track with Dolby AC3 codec. This is what I have used...
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