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I don't recall any problems with 24fps 2D...

Carcharoth
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Dec 30 2012, 7:40pm


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I don't recall any problems with 24fps 2D... [In reply to] Can't Post

That was the format of my first viewing.
My second viewing was HFR 3D.

I'ven't been a proponent of the 3D craze. I'm of the mind that it's unnecessary for EVERYTHING to be rendered in 3D, as it seems everything is these days. I think it's over-used (as a flashy gimmick), and all too often I hear tell that the 3D conversion is poorly implemented, anyway. (i.e., not all 3D is created equally, and the cheap route is taken in many instances.)

The only contemporary film I had seen in 3D prior to this was How to Train Your Dragon; IMAX 3D, specifically. I think it served that film extremely well.

Seeing The Hobbit in 3D of any nature wasn't part of my original plan for the film due to my feelings about 3D, in general, but curiosity won-out.
I have to say I was impressed with the HFR presentation.

This was doubly unexpected because of all the criticism being leveled at the HFR version of the film. But personally, I did not perceive any of the "wrongness" that other people are ascribing to the format. It looked great to me, and I'm glad I chose to ignore opinions to the contrary, and I plan on seeing the next two films in that format.

I'd have to see the film again in 2D to see if I pick-up on any of the artifacts you describe.





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Q for those who have seen both 24 and 48 versions acheron Send a private message to acheron Dec 30 2012, 6:10pm
    In all honesty, after seeing the IMAX HFR 3D version last night Eruonen Send a private message to Eruonen Dec 30 2012, 6:20pm
        Same for me Lily Fairbairn Send a private message to Lily Fairbairn Dec 30 2012, 6:26pm
    Which scenes do you mean? DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Dec 30 2012, 6:20pm
        I'll let you know when I see it again :) acheron Send a private message to acheron Dec 31 2012, 2:28am
    I don't recall any problems with 24fps 2D... Carcharoth Send a private message to Carcharoth Dec 30 2012, 7:40pm
    I noticed a few things guitarzankansasfan Send a private message to guitarzankansasfan Dec 30 2012, 7:43pm
        I would say that sums up my experience, too.. Eleniel Send a private message to Eleniel Dec 30 2012, 11:11pm
    Not sure what you mean Lightice Send a private message to Lightice Dec 30 2012, 8:54pm
        We're in the same boat here... sharpened_graphite Send a private message to sharpened_graphite Dec 30 2012, 9:32pm
            Agreed. Joe-Mathews Send a private message to Joe-Mathews Dec 30 2012, 9:49pm
                I can say for certain that I didn't like the 3D... sharpened_graphite Send a private message to sharpened_graphite Dec 30 2012, 10:24pm
        We could go round in circles .... ;-) / DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Dec 30 2012, 9:46pm
    I didn't like the high frame rate Randraug Send a private message to Randraug Dec 31 2012, 2:46am
    Seen both formats Old Toby Send a private message to Old Toby Dec 31 2012, 4:30am
        Location JWPlatt Dec 31 2012, 5:51am
            where you sit depends on several things Old Toby Send a private message to Old Toby Dec 31 2012, 3:52pm

 
 
 

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