Subject: Re: Any technical advances in 2017?
On 12/28/2017 9:30 AM, Ted Nolan <tednolan> wrote:
> In article <w771C.24106$uY5.email@example.com>,
> moviePig<firstname.lastname@example.org> 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.)
I'm guessing there were lots of refund-requests for inaudibility...
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