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Screen Innovations Black Diamond .8 Gain Screen – Relief for Rooms with Ambient Light

February 16, 2011
Screen Innovations Black Diamond .8 Gain Screen – Relief for Rooms with Ambient Light

As most enthusiasts are aware, Front Projection technology is capable of throwing great images onto very large screens, but with one Achilles Heel – Ambient Light. This light can be due to poor light control from windows and light sources around a room. Or it can be due to light scatter off of the...
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MTF Revealed – Part III : JVC RS35 Update – The Secret Ingredient?

December 28, 2009
MTF Revealed – Part III : JVC RS35 Update – The Secret Ingredient?

December 28, 2009 In part II of this series, we explored sharpness differences between LCOS and DLP technologies.  In that article we also speculated that there appeared to be some...
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MTF Revealed – Part II: JVC DILA (RS35, RS20, RS1) vs DC4 DLP

December 23, 2009
MTF Revealed – Part II:  JVC DILA (RS35, RS20, RS1) vs DC4 DLP

December 22, 2009 In Part I of this series we examined the Samsung SP-A900B projector. This projector uses the larger .95″ DC4 DMD, it has excellent optics across the field...
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MTF Revealed – Part I: The Samsung SP-A900B JKP Special Edition Projector

November 30, 2009
MTF Revealed – Part I: The Samsung SP-A900B JKP Special Edition Projector

Note: This article was revised 1/7/2010 so as to include more accurate JVC RS20 data which was included for comparison purposes at the bottom of this article. November 30, 2009 A...
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Gefen HDMI to HD-SDI scaler – Prosumer VP in a HDMI to HD-SDI adapter

November 26, 2009
Gefen HDMI to HD-SDI scaler – Prosumer VP in a HDMI to HD-SDI adapter

Nov 26, 2009 The introduction of high performance video processing chips that feature per-pixel motion adaptive de-interlacing, high quality scaling and a host of other features has transformed the high-end consumer...
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Product Review – ChromaPure Releases a Winner

October 29, 2009
Product Review – ChromaPure Releases a Winner

Oct. 29, 2009 If you’re a Videophile, you’re already aware of the importance of a good display calibration, and you may have invested the time and money into doing the...
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IDT announces new HQV Vida Chipset!

July 22, 2009

July 22, 2009 The original Silicon Optics Realta HQV chipset set the bar in quality de-interlacing when it was released 4+ years ago.  It brought $50K Teranex level performance and per-pixel...
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Microsoft Silverlight and Smooth Streaming – and why you should care

July 18, 2009
Microsoft Silverlight and Smooth Streaming – and why you should care

July 18, 2009 Microsoft Silverlight 3 was released last week and this seems like a good time to write an article about the technology.  This article will provide a quick overview of adaptive streaming which...
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VideoLan Project Ships VLC 1.0.0!

July 8, 2009
VideoLan Project Ships VLC 1.0.0!

July 08, 2009 On Monday, the VideoLan Project, developers of the popular streaming media software player VLC  shipped a major new release, version 1.0.0.  VLC is well known in the open source community. ...
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