Originally Posted by RAKETENJONNY
do the Optoma HD 20 have a stretch mode for using an anamorphic lens ??
I just read through the manual http://marketing.optomausa.com/PDFs/...D20_Manual.pdf
, here is a clip from it in reguards to you question...
Detail informations about LBX mode :
1. Some Letter-Box DVDs are not enhanced for 16x9 TVs. In
this situation, the image will not look right when displayed in
In this situation, please try to using the 4:3 mode to view the
If the content is not 4:3, there will be black bars around the
image in 16:9 display. For this type of content, you can use
LBX mode to fi ll the image on the 16:9 display.
2. If you use an external anamorphic lens, this LBX mode also
allows you to watch a 2.35:1 content (include Anamorphic
DVD and HDTV fi lm source) that support anamorphic wide is
enhanced for 16x9 Display in a wide 2.35:1 image.
In this case, there are no black bars. Lamp power and
vertical resolution are fully utilized.
Hope that helps.