[Tig] reversed aspect ratio

Dick Hobbs dick
Mon Mar 7 10:34:20 GMT 2005

I doubt very much if there is anyone out there who has an archive of
Cintel's magazine Images, but I dimly recollect writing something a very
long while ago about a special display for a museum or visitor attraction
somewhere. This used three 4:3 displays rotated 90 degrees and butted
together, to create a 9:4 aspect ratio.

The original material was shot on 35mm, then scanned in three passes on an
Ursa using CRT rotate and zoom for maximum quality.

It is just conceivable that it was John Dowdell that did the telecine work,
but that could be my memory playing tricks.



Dick Hobbs
Freelance writer and consultant on television and film technology
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dick at hobbsonline.tv

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