veiwing distance

Discussion in 'Beginners, General Questions' started by Kevin Tx, Dec 22, 2004.

  1. Kevin Tx

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    What do ya'll recommend as an optimum viewing distance for a
    32" CRT 4:3 flat screen?
    42" 16:9 HDTV?
     
  2. Bob McElfresh

    Bob McElfresh Producer

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    This Viewing Distance Calculator should be of some help.

    32" - 3.3-4.6 feet (3.3 optimum)
    42" - 4.7-6.6 feet (4.8 optimum)

    This is using the THX theory of trying to get an ideal viewing angle.

    The other suggested seating distances are based on visual acuity. Give it a shot.
     
  3. SimiA

    SimiA Second Unit

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    Bob's right on the money with that one.
    Vb
     

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