From: ted@loft.tnolan.com (Ted Nolan <@ednolan>
Subject: Re: Any technical advances in 2017?
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From: ted@loft.tnolan.com (Ted Nolan <tednolan>)
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Subject: Re: Any technical advances in 2017?
Date: 28 Dec 2017 14:30:48 GMT
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In article <w771C.24106$uY5.21351@fx21.iad>,
moviePig<pwallace@moviepig.com> wrote:
>On 12/28/2017 12:35 AM, Ted Nolan <tednolan> wrote:
>> Did anything interesting happen with movie-tech in 2017?
>> 
>> Also, not advances, but
>> 
>> 	Did we get any HFR in 2017?
>> 
>> 	How about non-converted 3D?
>
>I don't recall any native 3D -- including, surprisingly, STAR WARS.
>
>My personal "tech headlines" would be the affordable upgrading of TV 
>images to a tipping point that makes theaters (apart from Imax 3D) the 
>less desirable viewing experience.  Also, and though I never saw an 
>announcement, PPV movies are modified (sans disclaimer!) from their 
>original format by having background sound attenuated during dialogue.
>

Wow, movies where you can actually hear the dialogue!

(Yes, this is one of my current peeves.  My middle aged ears miss a
lot of stuff in today's noisy mumblefests.)
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