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Forum: 3D Source Components   04-25-2017, 11:33 PM
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Posted By Don Landis
You need to learn how to do a Limit order. Just...

You need to learn how to do a Limit order. Just set your price you are willing to pay and when it reaches that price the trade will execute automatically.
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-25-2017, 01:45 PM
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Posted By Don Landis
That's good! What a company uses a competitor's...

That's good! What a company uses a competitor's video to sell its product, that raises big flags. Then there is the price. ????

Meanwhile I'm up nicely on GoPro stock again. I bought back in...
Forum: 3D Content   04-25-2017, 08:10 AM
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Views: 833
Posted By Don Landis
My Samsung K8500 does. :) North Jersey- I...

My Samsung K8500 does. :)

North Jersey- I was being facetious. :)
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-25-2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 1,775
Posted By Don Landis
I saw this awhile back but happy it made it to...

I saw this awhile back but happy it made it to market.

Unless you have a project needing this, I'd wait for more competition as the price will probably be down to $1k in a year. Plus, editing...
Forum: 3D Content   04-24-2017, 09:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 833
Posted By Don Landis
I don't understand. If 3D is "dead" and not...

I don't understand. If 3D is "dead" and not popular, why would Hollywood invest money in a 3D conversion? I guess truth is where the money is. :)
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-23-2017, 11:22 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
Tom, on the 90 and 95ES that you say get 3-4 on...

Tom, on the 90 and 95ES that you say get 3-4 on off cycles a day, how many hours on each bulb, average, did you get? I'm sure. by now you must have replaced the lamps several times.

I just...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-23-2017, 11:04 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
Sorry- I did direct lux measurement of my...

Sorry-
I did direct lux measurement of my 665ES light output with a meter at new, 200 hours and 1000 hours and there was no drop in the readings.

My screen is a matte white 92" wide roll down...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-23-2017, 07:39 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
Hi Tom. Thanks for the advisory on the flicker. ...

Hi Tom. Thanks for the advisory on the flicker. Haven't seen that here.

Can you add some details on your practice with the viewing habits? You said: "I use my projector several times a day as...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-22-2017, 01:22 PM
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Posted By Don Landis
I now have 3500 hours on original lamp and the...

I now have 3500 hours on original lamp and the picture is still excellent.

I would say that about 70% of those hours are with low lamp setting.

Anyone have this beat? Not bragging, just...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-22-2017, 06:39 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,106
Posted By Don Landis
Bob- did you see where the Kudrone web page now...

Bob- did you see where the Kudrone web page now has a disclaimer that the video they show was not recorded with the Kudrone? I saw that after I scrolled way down the page.

The 1080p output from...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-21-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,106
Posted By Don Landis
Dropping the Hoovercam for now. Too many...

Dropping the Hoovercam for now. Too many limitations and it can get lost if it goes out of range or the wifi signal is interfered with.

Bob- check out this Dobby drone for a drone that does not...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-21-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,106
Posted By Don Landis
Bob- I was quite concerned too back when I spent...

Bob- I was quite concerned too back when I spent a little over $200 on the Giroptic360. But I first saw it at CES and then after investing, saw it again the following year at CES. That isn't a...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-20-2017, 11:25 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,106
Posted By Don Landis
It looks like the Kudrone is a scam and may be...

It looks like the Kudrone is a scam and may be gone like the other two drone scams recently. Seems they were caught using drone video from a competitor's drone in their advertising and the claims...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-17-2017, 04:10 PM
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Views: 23,723
Posted By Don Landis
Yes! Do it! :) The big negative for me...

Yes! Do it! :)


The big negative for me with the $99 toy is that the range was just too little to do what I wanted to do. The Mavic does both wifi and RC so if you want to control it with just...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-17-2017, 01:18 PM
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Posted By Don Landis
On quick downloaded video I open the WM Player...

On quick downloaded video I open the WM Player and drag it from main 2D monitor to the secondary monitor and expand it to full screen, then put the monitor in SBS or TB as with your video and watch. ...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-17-2017, 12:47 PM
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Posted By Don Landis
The player with I first used was Windows media...

The player with I first used was Windows media Player that I just stretched full screen which was not the way to do it with T/B. Works fine with SBS. The monitor is a secondary LG Passive 27" Fed...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-17-2017, 11:07 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
Yes, there was and after much looking into it...

Yes, there was and after much looking into it found what was wrong. I shot the 3D monitor with a 2D camera to show you where I made my mistake. It was in the 3D display monitor. The top and bottom...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-17-2017, 12:34 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
I adjusted vertical from the first frame. I'll...

I adjusted vertical from the first frame. I'll do a screen capture tomorrow and upload what I saw which is what I corrected.

Your anaglyph looks good so something is different. Need more...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-16-2017, 01:50 PM
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Posted By Don Landis
relaxman- I ported your mp4 into Vegas Pro...

relaxman-

I ported your mp4 into Vegas Pro and split the top and bottom. The vertical disparity was out of alignment by 3/4 inches on a 27" monitor using the buildings just below the mountain...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-16-2017, 07:11 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
That is quite impressive! You do have a...

That is quite impressive! You do have a considerable amount of vertical disparity error in the top and bottom but that is easy enough to fix in post.

What surprised me was the worker in the...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-15-2017, 05:22 PM
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Posted By Don Landis
relaxman- do you publish any of your efforts with...

relaxman- do you publish any of your efforts with the methods you are claiming work that we can see? I'd like to see what you have done with that drone and wide IA method. I understand the dji...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-15-2017, 11:43 AM
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Views: 23,723
Posted By Don Landis
Right tom. In fact my NEX5n that has this...

Right tom.

In fact my NEX5n that has this feature built in for both 2D panorama stills and 3D panorama stills. If you try to shoot and something moves in the shot, the camera will abort and pop...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-14-2017, 09:37 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
Bob- these small Drones are too well optimized...

Bob- these small Drones are too well optimized with the weight and balance that messing with these is probably not worth the effort. Tom is spot on with the effectiveness of 3D at the distances we...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-14-2017, 06:19 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
Broke down and ordered the dji Mavic Pro extended...

Broke down and ordered the dji Mavic Pro extended shooting kit yesterday. ($1299)

I know it doesn't do 3D, but for those aerial shots used in 3D production, I will just do a flat scene push back...
Forum: 3D Source Components   04-14-2017, 05:57 AM
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Posted By Don Landis
Tom, maybe the little metal finger stock down in...

Tom, maybe the little metal finger stock down in the card slot is not making connection. You may be able to reach down in the slot and pull the contacts up a bit. I've never had that happen with...
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