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Old 04-18-2008   #32
Gerben Van Duyl
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Sydney
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Default Re: Proper screen size for best quality picture

Originally Posted by Enoch View Post
Using this formula, I would need an 180 in. diagonal screen! Not going to happen for me.
I understand. How close can you get to that size? These recommended sizes are indicated by the behaviour of audio in the room, which establishes a sweet spot. It also is standardised by THX Cinema standards, which give us these screen sizes, based of viewing angles and audio angles to the L and R side of the screen and the speakers. Of course you can have any size screen you like, these recommendation give you a screen with the same viewing angles as from the mixing position in the dubbing stage, where the film is made.

Regards, Gerben.
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