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Forum: Latest Industry News   04-11-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 76,559
Posted By JediFonger
with the latest announcements now we know why...

with the latest announcements now we know why atmos bd titles have struggled to come to market! licensing! now the floodgates will (hopefully) open!
Forum: Screens   02-11-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,687
Posted By JediFonger
currently are most commercial screens perfed or...

currently are most commercial screens perfed or weaved? anyone know the stats? i'm always curious what the commercial uses so they can put speakers *BEHIND* the screen
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   02-11-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,734
Posted By JediFonger
i hate to be ignorant, but would EQ help even in...

i hate to be ignorant, but would EQ help even in stereo? either automated solutions like Audyssey or manual EQ?

educate me :)
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-29-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 9,168
Posted By JediFonger
HDMI v1 should have already been 9petabits to...

HDMI v1 should have already been 9petabits to begin with. *sigh*
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-06-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 811
Views: 40,029
Posted By JediFonger
i'll check the paper out. thanks!

i'll check the paper out. thanks!
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-06-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 811
Views: 40,029
Posted By JediFonger
yep, that is my question as well. hell if BDA...

yep, that is my question as well. hell if BDA really wants to future proof why not go for 16bit straight up and wait for display output to outpace production chain?
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-06-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 811
Views: 40,029
Posted By JediFonger
good news! quick question: won't you need 12bit...

good news! quick question: won't you need 12bit or 16bit to encompass HDR? i always thought color bits and HDR were directly related to each other? can someone explain this? just fearing 10bit wont...
Forum: Community News & Polls   12-23-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 8,154
Posted By JediFonger
i'm always shocked that this forum (of all...

i'm always shocked that this forum (of all places) has people that are unwilling to go with something that is quite revolutionary. i do think atmos is like going from mono to stereo... even though i...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   12-09-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,211
Posted By JediFonger
back to the topic at hand.... i've with-held...

back to the topic at hand....

i've with-held getting transformers 4, all the hobbit films, gravity, guardians of the galaxy, etc. basically any films listed on dolby.com's film list i'm avoiding...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-09-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 8,743
Posted By JediFonger
no idea... i haven't read any. i'm sure someone...

no idea... i haven't read any. i'm sure someone else will post about this if there is something new to report.

they should *NOT* finalize the 4k BD until Dolby Vision comes out en masse. i really...
Forum: Latest Industry News   12-09-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,894
Posted By JediFonger
this is pretty awesome, first object oriented...

this is pretty awesome, first object oriented surround sound and now higher color depths! amazing times we live in!

one major issue i see that hasn't been brought up yet is hollywood source. for...
Forum: Community News & Polls   12-09-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,077
Posted By JediFonger
if i had to choose, i'd pick higher quality audio...

if i had to choose, i'd pick higher quality audio vs. higher video. thankfully with a lot of situations today we don't have to.
Forum: Latest Industry News   10-29-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,543
Posted By JediFonger
if you read mroe about it, i think it does bring...

if you read mroe about it, i think it does bring more quality to surround sound as we know it. even if you stick with 5.1 or 7.1 you should hear better transitions from when objects fly from front to...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   09-17-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,211
Posted By JediFonger
i thought everyone could drop $2mil on personal...

i thought everyone could drop $2mil on personal IMAX at home? easy peasy right? :D





i've been collecting since the VHS/LD days and i have never seen a featurette/behind the scenes that's...
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   09-16-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,211
Posted By JediFonger
i actually had a very similar strategy turls even...

i actually had a very similar strategy turls even in the very beginning of the format wars. i had a whole bunch of HD DVDs (for example U571 still has less DNR than BD) but i got rid of them once i...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   09-16-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,545
Posted By JediFonger
libraries will use your tax dollars to purchase a...

libraries will use your tax dollars to purchase a case :)

but some libraries are starting to eliminate cases altogether and put them in sleeves or easy to replace transporter
Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   09-16-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,211
Posted By JediFonger
How many are you withholding purchases until 4k/atmos versions arrive?

For brand new movies, especially ones that were mixed in Atmos from 3 years ago, I have stopped buying them altogether.

For older classics, black and white films... I don't care as much on the ...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   09-16-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 448
Posted By JediFonger
Why can't we pack xyz colorspace the way flac 'zips' audio up?

i know h264/h265 codecs are the closest thing to delivering high quality video at smaller file sizes...

but with all the advanced in audio digitization, why haven't the video advanced enough to...
Forum: Latest Industry News   09-11-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,351
Posted By JediFonger
nice.... sadly even the enthusiasts are balking...

nice.... sadly even the enthusiasts are balking at the cost of this whole thing :( maybe this is the end of the enthusiast market as we know it?
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-05-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 8,743
Posted By JediFonger
also if they really want to 'future-proof' this,...

also if they really want to 'future-proof' this, i'd setup this standard with the ability to go 8k, atmos/uhd audio, 16bit color depth and variable fps all using h266 codecs... from the future.......
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-05-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 8,743
Posted By JediFonger
yeah maybe 2017? 2018? not in that link but...

yeah maybe 2017? 2018?

not in that link but other links, there is talks about expanded color depth and HDR, that is what i look forward to the most! that's amazing! hope all DI were already in...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-05-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 8,743
Posted By JediFonger
4k Blu-Ray finalized, player/sw shipping 2015

http://www.techradar.com/news/television/4k-blu-ray-disks-will-be-on-the-shelves-by-christmas-2015-1264317

gah... i dont think i'll be replacing my 1,000+ Blu-Rays this time :(
Forum: Blu-ray Software   09-04-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,545
Posted By JediFonger
they do for me. i actually take it out give it to...

they do for me. i actually take it out give it to people then repurpose the same case and print custom artwork so i have single edition BDs and then re-use the multi-disc cases for other movies that...
Forum: Community News & Polls   09-03-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,037
Posted By JediFonger
this might be 'sacrilege' but having tested 1080p...

this might be 'sacrilege' but having tested 1080p projectors for 1 to 2 months at a time, i feel like i couldn't see any resolution boosts at 100" diagonal between 720p vs. 1080p even if i look...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-03-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 8,413
Posted By JediFonger
wont atmos sound better than truehd even if you...

wont atmos sound better than truehd even if you never installed overhead ceiling speakers?
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