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Do you mean 100Megapixels? Isn't that something like 14000x7000 pixels, give or take? IS that the resolution for the movies they show? Thats like almost double 8k video.....:O

The framerate has to be upwards of like 120fps too for 3D right?drool.gif

Thats like a couple TB's worth of files per film.

And as if the thought of how much space a 4k movie would take up wasn't scary enough.
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what the hell is pushing a 10000x7000 film @ 120fps eek.gif
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Originally Posted by Gallien View Post

what the hell is pushing a 10000x7000 film @ 120fps eek.gif

Technically nothing, its film, no actual resolution.
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yep, cellulose and a lamp you could spot from the moon is hard to beat wink.gif

@axipher: did you know in the U.S. IMAX plays a different version of the introduction (the laser light show in Canada) because the laser version happens to mention IMAX is Canadian technology rolleyes.gif
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Originally Posted by Petrol View Post

yep, cellulose and a lamp you could spot from the moon is hard to beat wink.gif

@axipher: did you know in the U.S. IMAX plays a different version of the introduction (the laser light show in Canada) because the laser version happens to mention IMAX is Canadian technology rolleyes.gif

Really, wow, that's hilarious
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Originally Posted by Skiivari View Post

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---1,760 pound screen required the assistance of 31 riggers---.
I am ashamed of what my eyes read first time round frown.gif

someone care to pm me the joke? Im feelin a lil left out.

Ontopic: That's a big freaking screen, anyone for eyefinity? wink.gif
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Re: [Gizmodo] Replacing the World

Saying it equals ban on ocn.. I didn't know the americans changed up the intro.

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Originally Posted by Gallien View Post

what the hell is pushing a 10000x7000 film @ 120fps eek.gif

I believe that the typical way of getting the fps for movie 3d is running two projectors, each one has a lens that polarizes it's frames a different way so that the glasses will show the images to the correct eye.
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someone care to pm me the joke? Im feelin a lil left out.
Ontopic: That's a big freaking screen, anyone for eyefinity? wink.gif



Updated:

Included a large amount of examples as well.

 

On-topic:

I wonder how long it'll take for GPUs to be powerful enough to run a game at that native resolution.

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just would like to point out, movies in 3d are not 120fps, they are 48fps, and speaking in terms of theatre projectors, thats still 24fps per projector.
    
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