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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-24-2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 281
Posted By skoolpsyk
Indeed! And I think with the more...

Indeed!

And I think with the more experience film makers, graders, and manufacturers get with HDR it will only get better.
Forum: Latest Industry News   08-16-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,837
Posted By skoolpsyk
I'm glad someone is paying attention to the 100"...

I'm glad someone is paying attention to the 100" size; to me 100" is the bare minimum for a home theater feel.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-01-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,927
Posted By skoolpsyk
AMC has 45% of Imax’s U.S. venues. It agreed in...

AMC has 45% of Imax’s U.S. venues. It agreed in June to boost its Imax screens by 20% through 2019. In addition, the chain has 20 Dolby Cinema large screens and accelerated plans to reach 100. Their...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-25-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,426
Posted By skoolpsyk
While the TCL Chinese is certainly brighter a...

While the TCL Chinese is certainly brighter a quick peek over the glasses shows how much brighter and better it would look without them.

And, all the other problems with 3D still remain. I was...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-25-2016, 07:30 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,426
Posted By skoolpsyk
I'm impressed that the IMAX theater at least...

I'm impressed that the IMAX theater at least gives you a choice between 2D and 3D; the one's I've been going to have been only 3D...

I'm with you on being over 3D, but I don't see it going away. I...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-24-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,927
Posted By skoolpsyk
I think the El Capitan in Hollywood uses Dolby...

I think the El Capitan in Hollywood uses Dolby Vision but is not an AMC theater...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-24-2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 38,041
Posted By skoolpsyk
What's the best source for OEM lamps for someone...

What's the best source for OEM lamps for someone in the US that I could be confident that it's not counterfeit and still have a decent price?
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-13-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By skoolpsyk
Scott, how does that screen size compare to the...

Scott, how does that screen size compare to the one at Burbank? It seems smaller from that picture, but I could be misremembering!

It would be interesting to compare the various theater screen...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   07-13-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 126
Posted By skoolpsyk
I've had the 1080ST for about a year and a half...

I've had the 1080ST for about a year and a half and am still amazed at how good the picture is for the price.

I'm so intrigued by OLED and all the new developments in direct view but I can't...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   06-26-2016, 06:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,108
Posted By skoolpsyk
ha ha F13 is my Burbank seat of choice, maybe...

ha ha F13 is my Burbank seat of choice, maybe I'll be behind you one day Scott!

Unless Burbank decides to start showing 3D like they appear to be doing at other Dolby Vision theaters...in that...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   06-08-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,927
Posted By skoolpsyk
Maybe the ticket prices have something to do with...

Maybe the ticket prices have something to do with it? Right now to see TMNT in dolby vision for an adult is over $20.

I'm in the LA region and even I think that's crazy. Maybe they know Michigan...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-27-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,958
Posted By skoolpsyk
Maybe you should get your eyes checked. Look at...

Maybe you should get your eyes checked. Look at how these colors pop.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-27-2016, 07:00 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,958
Posted By skoolpsyk
You're insane. I attached a screenshot of my new...

You're insane. I attached a screenshot of my new Vizio P series with Dolby Vision HDR. This is what TRUE color looks like. Get a clue.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   05-27-2016, 06:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,619
Posted By skoolpsyk
Wow, the name Proton brought back memories. I...

Wow, the name Proton brought back memories. I used to salivate over their sets back in the early 90s as I was just getting into home AV.

I'll never forget seeing a clip of Career Opportunities...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-12-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By skoolpsyk
Unfortunately all that wonderful brightness from...

Unfortunately all that wonderful brightness from the laser projectors gets undone by the 3D glasses...

it definitely looks better than 3D in regular theaters, but I still prefer good, bright sharp...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-02-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By skoolpsyk
that wasn't my experience, the Dolby Vision with...

that wasn't my experience, the Dolby Vision with HDR was every bit as deep and sharp as the TCL if not more so...(is the TCL even processing HDR? they weren't in the past although they certainly...
Forum: High Dynamic Range (HDR) & Wide Color Gamut (WCG)   04-27-2016, 07:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,497
Posted By skoolpsyk
One thing that has always struck me looking at...

One thing that has always struck me looking at the pictures from the mars rovers is that how different the colors of the landscape look compared to what I had expected them to look.

check out...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-22-2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 535
Posted By skoolpsyk
so theater owners should ignore their audience...

so theater owners should ignore their audience and spend the money to upgrade anyway?

I personally don't like the effect and I'm not sure why. The funny thing is I WANT to like it. Badly.

It...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-14-2016, 07:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,721
Posted By skoolpsyk
Is the price the same? or are they adding a 3D...

Is the price the same? or are they adding a 3D upcharge in addition to the dolby vision upcharge? that would explain part of it.

They are also probably wanting to compete with IMAX as the premium...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-13-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,436
Posted By skoolpsyk
are all the showings in 3D? are they at least...

are all the showings in 3D? are they at least giving an option?

wow, this may be the beginning of the end of theater-going for me :(
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-12-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,721
Posted By skoolpsyk
ughh, that's disturbing news...

ughh, that's disturbing news...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-26-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,436
Posted By skoolpsyk
wow, IMAX is giving a choice now? the last...

wow, IMAX is giving a choice now? the last several films I've looked to see there were only 3D showings. This is great news for those of us that prefer 2D.

But if you have the option, I'm with...
Forum: High Dynamic Range (HDR) & Wide Color Gamut (WCG)   03-17-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,082
Posted By skoolpsyk
Is it possible with bulb projectors? The dolby...

Is it possible with bulb projectors? The dolby prime theaters theaters are all laser aren't they? Perhaps we won't have a standard for HDR projectors until home laser projection is more readily...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-14-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 660
Posted By skoolpsyk
Impatience Tax

Impatience Tax
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-11-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 510
Posted By skoolpsyk
It's more than just for HDR though. The seating...

It's more than just for HDR though. The seating is amazing. I am not a people person and really, really dislike sitting next to strangers in a theater. This is the only theater that has so much space...
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