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Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-28-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By chirpie
That's what makes art so fascinating. So many...

That's what makes art so fascinating. So many varied takes on the same work. And actually, this movie was critically well liked. Go figure! :-)
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-21-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 11,230
Posted By chirpie
Ah darn. It doesn't show how you did on the quiz....

Ah darn. It doesn't show how you did on the quiz. ^_^
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-20-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3,049
Views: 239,524
Posted By chirpie
True that. What might be more sad is my daughter...

True that. What might be more sad is my daughter uses it for Kinect Sports and Dance Central more than I do for movies. But then, I've always enjoyed the tweaking as much or more than sitting down to...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-20-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 3,049
Views: 239,524
Posted By chirpie
Maybe I shouldn't mention that I won't break 350...

Maybe I shouldn't mention that I won't break 350 hours in a year of ownership. :eek:
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-15-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 359
Posted By chirpie
It doesn't require much tweaking for good colors,...

It doesn't require much tweaking for good colors, but I know a lot of people are split on the reality creation setting for adding detail. Me? I don't care for it at all. I prefer turning off reality...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-15-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,965
Posted By chirpie
??? It was generally liked. Not loved, sure, but...

??? It was generally liked. Not loved, sure, but liked. Ran about 3 out of 4 critics liking it. I don't get where people thought critics didn't like this movie because of some 'agenda.'
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   05-14-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,634
Posted By chirpie
Almost all superior examples of vinyl vs digital...

Almost all superior examples of vinyl vs digital for me is about the actual master delivered as you implied. Your Muse example is a perfect one. I know the The Resistance on vinyl has much more...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   05-08-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Yikes. More than groan worthy. There's nothing...

Yikes. More than groan worthy. There's nothing intense about it, because it's been pushed to such a fantasy level that you're robbed of any real visceral reaction. A simple burnout would be just as...
Forum: Direct View (single tube) CRT Displays   04-29-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 171
Posted By chirpie
I could always hear it. Still can. I could tell a...

I could always hear it. Still can. I could tell a TV was on, even when it was muted as I walked down a hallway before turning into the room.

But it was never something that was so bad that it...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-28-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 801
Posted By chirpie
I'm guessing any DIY option would need to be flat...

I'm guessing any DIY option would need to be flat pack in nature since he's in an apartment and tools/workspace might not be easily available.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-28-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Holy detailed write ups batman!

Holy detailed write ups batman!
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-28-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 760
Views: 23,497
Posted By chirpie
Maybe my sense of humor is off but I just crack...

Maybe my sense of humor is off but I just crack up at stuff like at 11:10 when they go over the new gadgets and it looks like random crap found at a garage sale.

Ah well, one man's trash is...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-28-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 760
Views: 23,497
Posted By chirpie
Put this under the so bad it's great category. ...

Put this under the so bad it's great category.

"For Y'r Height Only"

Awesome movie that has at least 1 laugh out loud ridiculous thing happening every other minute.

"They must be...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-28-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Hopefully next time I can climb on board in a...

Hopefully next time I can climb on board in a more proper fashion, but in the meantime, thanks to Archaea, Carp, & Scott for dropping by. I lamented it had been two years already since seeing Archaea...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-26-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Darn. We'll have to try another time. I'm...

Darn. We'll have to try another time. I'm scheduled to take some pictures this afternoon. I'll PM my digits for future reference. :D

EDIT: OK, we're on for 1:30 - 3: 30 after all. Peace.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-26-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Glad everything went off according to plan...

Glad everything went off according to plan yesterday. Props to Jedi!

At this point I haven't heard any confirmed drop bys today, so I'm just going to throw out a time of my own if anyone wants to...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-25-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Think I've got everything squared away. PM for my...

Think I've got everything squared away. PM for my address if you're looking to pop in tomorrow.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-25-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Sorry FF7 wasn't tonally up to snuff. BTW...

Sorry FF7 wasn't tonally up to snuff.

BTW Archaea, I'll leave it entirely up to you when you want the start time to be between 10 and Noon tomorrow, and then if anyone else wants to show, that's...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-24-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,112
Posted By chirpie
Odd. Because I've used the BCC and resolution...

Odd. Because I've used the BCC and resolution wise after downsampling it to 1080p in a RAW codec VS in a codec that Blu-ray supports they're nearly identical detail wise. Maybe if you had a heavy...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-24-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
So how was FF7? ^_^

So how was FF7? ^_^
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-22-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Yeah, you went a little too Eeyore on that...

Yeah, you went a little too Eeyore on that previous post and scared them all off. :-P
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-22-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Cool. In addition to the typical blu-ray clips,...

Cool. In addition to the typical blu-ray clips, I'm dinking around with some 4480x1920 RAW RED footage (Gotta love 1.6GB for 17 seconds of video. @_@) that I'm grading that I'll use for playback...
Forum: AVS Forum Podcasts   04-21-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By chirpie
I dunno, I say shoot with plenty of dynamic range...

I dunno, I say shoot with plenty of dynamic range / bit depth if for no other reason you have more leeway in post. (Minus the insane file sizes you'll have to deal with.) If you end up having support...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-20-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
I know of at least one. :-P

I know of at least one. :-P
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   04-20-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 873
Views: 14,263
Posted By chirpie
Apologies for the belated reply everyone, I...

Apologies for the belated reply everyone, I wanted to be sure of my answer.

I swear, every time I try to get to one of these things, weird things happen. I am dropping out of Saturday. :( The wife...
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