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Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology Yesterday, 02:42 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
I haven't seen a performance study but the gamut...

I haven't seen a performance study but the gamut mapping proposal from Technicolor has gradually changed over the last four HEVC meetings due to cost concerns (the original proposal was to use a 3D...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 04-22-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
The latest proposal from Technicolor was made at...

The latest proposal from Technicolor was made at the last HEVC meeting (http://phenix.it-sudparis.eu/jct/doc_end_user/current_document.php?id=8878) and they will decide on whether to add it to HEVC...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 04-20-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,240
Posted By Richard Paul
I have read that the resolution of 35mm film is...

I have read that the resolution of 35mm film is 2K to 3K when there is slight camera movement (http://www.soundandvision.com/content/truth-about-6k).


If convenience was the only thing that was...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 04-19-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
Which is a problem for the major studios because...

Which is a problem for the major studios because they have so much invested in DCI P3 (and forced the movie theaters to switch to it over the last decade). The broadcasters on the other hand have...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 04-16-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
OLED can do much better than the DCI P3 color...

OLED can do much better than the DCI P3 color space and current RGB laser projectors can do 100% of the Rec. 2020 color space. I think the major studios dislike the Rec. 2020 color space simply...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 04-15-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
I think the chart from Harmonic is a bit...

I think the chart from Harmonic is a bit pessimistic and that we will see elements listed as Phase 2 earlier than 2018. The companies with 4K products shipping this year aren't necessarily objective...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 04-13-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
The Sony announcement I found most interesting...

The Sony announcement I found most interesting was that their 4K OLED professional monitor (http://www.sony.co.uk/pro/press/pr-sony-nab-4k-content-creators) will support the Rec. 2020 color space.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-29-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
It makes sense that they want to stick with what...

It makes sense that they want to stick with what they have. I just want the major studios to be honest and to deliver DCI P3 video to consumers in the most efficient way possible.


The cost of...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-28-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
The XYZ color space allows for any color...

The XYZ color space allows for any color primaries to be used. Movie studios can put the DCI P3 color primaries in the XYZ color space, which would provide no benefit to the consumer, but would...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-27-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
I think it would be a great idea to include the...

I think it would be a great idea to include the DCI P3 color space in HEVC. What I am against is using the XYZ color space as an expensive way to deliver DCI P3 video. That would be like shipping a...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-26-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
I think that the XYZ color space for consumer...

I think that the XYZ color space for consumer video will happen when it can provide a noticeable benefit for consumer displays. Recently Apple released a list of questions about HDR and WCG...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-25-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
YDzDx would help with compression but how would...

YDzDx would help with compression but how would it benefit HDMI 2.0? YDzDx would require a new version of HDMI and even if consumer video was released using YDzDx it would be cheaper to convert it to...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-22-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
The last HEVC meeting in the development of...

The last HEVC meeting in the development of 10-bit to 16-bit profiles will start later this week and apparently Movielabs did not propose anything related to YDzDx. I guess the problems caused when...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-08-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
As someone who is most interested in the Rec....

As someone who is most interested in the Rec. 2020 color space I found the articles on day 3 (http://www.dvinfo.net/article/misc/science_n_technology/hpa-tech-retreat-2014-day-3.html) and day 4...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 03-01-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
That Google isn't planning on a 10-bit profile...

That Google isn't planning on a 10-bit profile for VP9 would explain the lack of details about it. It looks like Google has been overselling VP9 since when asked about a 10-bit profile they have...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-22-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
Robocop was a 2K Digital Intermediate which can...

Robocop was a 2K Digital Intermediate which can be seen on the IMDb page (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1234721/technical?ref_=tt_dt_spec). The Digital Intermediate is the maximum resolution for...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-22-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
Google occasionally mentions that it is going to...

Google occasionally mentions that it is going to add a 10-bit profile to VP9 but they don't seem to be in much of a hurry. As for HEVC the new profiles should be completed at the next HEVC meeting...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-16-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
Just to clarify I mean sudden in the context of...

Just to clarify I mean sudden in the context of the UHDTV standard which was developed over the course of several years and was released as an ITU standard in 2012. For example it wasn't until the...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-16-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
Video quality is important which is why I am...

Video quality is important which is why I am hoping that 4K Blu-ray supports the Rec. 2020 color space. It is something that can be achieved with RGB laser projectors and that LCD and OLED can get...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-16-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
I just find it a bit fishy that the movie studios...

I just find it a bit fishy that the movie studios are suddenly wanting support for the XYZ color space but that they aren't trying to improve the projector color space that is required by the DCI...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-15-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
5 years ago the idea of the XYZ color space would...

5 years ago the idea of the XYZ color space would have sounded nice but today I do wonder why the major movie studios are pushing for this. The Rec. 2020 color space would be cheaper (compared to...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-09-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
It is great that Dolby is promoting improvements...

It is great that Dolby is promoting improvements in video quality that most CE companies are ignoring but I did think it was suspicious that the only requirement mentioned for Dolby Vision was 400...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 02-08-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
Dolby Vision is a proprietary standard and while...

Dolby Vision is a proprietary standard and while Dolby has done well with some of their proprietary standards I think that a universal standard for HDR would have been better. Dolby is aiming for...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 01-25-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
3D Blu-ray represents only a small percentage of...

3D Blu-ray represents only a small percentage of Blu-ray titles. For someone that hopes to see the Rec. 2020 color space used in consumer video I dislike the idea of 4K Blu-ray getting released...
Forum: Blu-ray Technology and Future Technology 01-12-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3,269
Views: 430,681
Posted By Richard Paul
The idea of adding features to 4K Blu-ray later...

The idea of adding features to 4K Blu-ray later on does seem like a horrible deal for consumers. Scalable video coding is more expensive to decode and requires a higher bit rate (some of the scalable...
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