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3D Meet Bob Furmanek: HTF Golden Age 3-D Consultant

Discussion in 'Blu-ray and UHD' started by Ronald Epstein, Feb 7, 2012.

  1. Worth

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    Can you hook a player up to that, or does it only play files on your computer?
     
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    I knew I should have bought two.:):3dglasses:
     
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    You can't hook a Blu-ray player directly to a HMD like these but with a good WiFi connection you can stream files from your computer and with an app like Virtual Desktop you can view any movie that you can view on your monitor. The Cyberlink PowerDVD program also lets you stream your videos to a headset. There are lots of ways other than just sideloading files.
     
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    Just announced in the Kino thread:

     
  5. Bob Furmanek

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    Sirk's stereoscopic masterpiece!

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    Can't wait! I know wishing for 2020 means I'm another year older, but I can't help it! Truly excited to get another Golden Age 3D movie.
     
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    Out of curiosity, what aspect ratio was chosen for the Blu-ray release of Taza, Son of Cochise? 1.85:1 or 2.00:1? Not that it matters much because both could be considered correct.
     
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    2.00-1. Unlike many studio titles after the widescreen transition, we had enough inter-studio memos to be quite certain on this.
     
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    I bought a spare on eBay last year. My original went south last week.
     
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    OMG, Rock Hudson as an Native American. Talk about your type casting. :lol:
     
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    I zoomed in to 1.77 on the 1.33 Sensio 3D DVD and it looks fine. I think Bob said the Sensio DVD was also zoomed in. 2.00 should look good.
     
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    Super excited about Taza! Any Golden Age 3D is okay in my book, but a western is awesome. Still hopeful for The Glass Web, and anything that Warner Brothers controls.
     
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    From what I understand the German version has non English word balloons whereas the Italian version has the original English version.
     
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    I can verify the German word balloons on the German version. Wish I had known the Italian version existed. Still really pissed at Sony for not releasing this Academy Award winner in the US. Customer satisfaction be damned in 21st century America. Sony has worked very hard to erase 3D from their site and products.
     
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    “We’ll tell you what you want and when you’re satisfied.”-IMHO, the attitude of many American merchants these days.
     
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    So true. And the other ubiquitous message at a brick and mortar retail establishment is "you can get it online." That's why I dragged myself out to your store so I could go home and shop online. There is a true corporate death wish out there in the retail sector.
     

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