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4K HFR 3D projectors FYI

Owain
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Nov 21 2012, 4:52pm


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If you are wanting to see The Hobbit in 4K HFR 3D this is the projection system that is capable of that.

The NEC 3000-lumen 4K Digital Cinema Projector
MODEL: NC3240S-A

Why do you care about this?

Highest Resolution (4K)
HFR (these projectors were built with this intent... it was a free software upgrade for the companies that bought this system)
Biggest screens (70 to 100 ft wide)

Projection System

I have seen several 2D movies on the NEC/NC3240S 4K projector and they have the most vibrant, rich, deep images I have seen from a DLP system (I've seen a lot of DLP projection). Laser projection will change everything but they are not mainstream yet.

The theater that I am seeing The Hobbit in actually promotes the brand and specs of this projection system so check your theaters to see if they offer this as well.

Projection Promotion

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Subject User Time
4K HFR 3D projectors FYI Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 4:52pm
    so.. jimmyfenn Send a private message to jimmyfenn Nov 21 2012, 5:02pm
        NEC offers a native 4K HFR solution... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 5:08pm
            If my theater is on this list, does that mean it will use that projector? Kassandros Send a private message to Kassandros Nov 21 2012, 5:12pm
                Probably... if not it will be a Barco, Christie, or Sony projection system. Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 5:16pm
            so.. jimmyfenn Send a private message to jimmyfenn Nov 21 2012, 6:02pm
                ok jimmyfenn Send a private message to jimmyfenn Nov 21 2012, 6:04pm
    You sure? Estel78 Send a private message to Estel78 Nov 21 2012, 6:27pm
        Yes I am sure... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 6:51pm
            I've read it... Estel78 Send a private message to Estel78 Nov 21 2012, 6:59pm
                Let me try to explain. Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 7:16pm
                Here is another link... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 7:24pm
                    Sorry but there is no confirmation in there as far as i'm concerned. ;) Estel78 Send a private message to Estel78 Nov 21 2012, 8:07pm
                        I understand the tech. Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 8:09pm
                            Never said you didn't. ;) // Estel78 Send a private message to Estel78 Nov 21 2012, 8:15pm
                                As a side note... here is RED Digital Cinema's offering for projectors. Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 9:31pm
        I am wrong. Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 22 2012, 5:11am
            Hey, i'm wrong all the time. ;) // Estel78 Send a private message to Estel78 Nov 22 2012, 9:32am
            I am so confused. Kassandros Send a private message to Kassandros Nov 22 2012, 5:07pm
                Ok... Now that I know the latest DCI compliance Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 22 2012, 5:24pm
                    So which will look better? lol. // imin Send a private message to imin Nov 22 2012, 5:36pm
                        In my mind... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 22 2012, 5:44pm
                            Simplicity Lusitano Send a private message to Lusitano Nov 22 2012, 5:44pm
                    That's a good excuse to see it in 2D Kassandros Send a private message to Kassandros Nov 22 2012, 10:56pm
                        My cinema is 2D 4k! DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Nov 22 2012, 11:01pm
    I'm going to email my cinema again this week DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Nov 21 2012, 9:35pm
        It's likely that the management and box office... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 9:37pm
            I email the head office, rather than the actual branch. DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Nov 21 2012, 9:41pm
                Good call. They will probably have more info. Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 9:42pm
                Peter Jackson has selected his HFR 3D projector for the NZ premiere Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 21 2012, 9:51pm
    4k or fake-k? Carsten Send a private message to Carsten Nov 22 2012, 12:43am
        Actually that's not true... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 22 2012, 4:49am
        You are right about the DCP requirement. Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 22 2012, 5:13am
            4k HFR Carsten Send a private message to Carsten Nov 22 2012, 11:05pm
                this is getting too complicated for me! imin Send a private message to imin Nov 23 2012, 12:33am
                    Noooo! totoro Send a private message to totoro Nov 23 2012, 5:47pm
                    permutational complexity vertigo Finrod Send a private message to Finrod Nov 23 2012, 7:34pm
                        Owain stated earlier that all 3D will be 2K Kassandros Send a private message to Kassandros Nov 23 2012, 7:41pm
                        Here's the lowdown... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 26 2012, 12:54am
                            what are the advantages of each imin Send a private message to imin Nov 26 2012, 1:00am
                                2K vs. 4K Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 26 2012, 1:47am
                                    HFR vs. 4k Carsten Send a private message to Carsten Nov 28 2012, 12:18am
                                        HFR + 4k + 3D Reticuli Send a private message to Reticuli Dec 15 2012, 2:54am
                                            No 15/70 HFR 3D it looks like after all... Reticuli Send a private message to Reticuli Dec 15 2012, 5:18am
                                                HFR on film? Carsten Send a private message to Carsten Dec 15 2012, 6:16pm
                                                    hobbits Reticuli Send a private message to Reticuli Dec 15 2012, 7:45pm
                I understand the post workflow... Owain Send a private message to Owain Nov 26 2012, 12:59am

 
 
 

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