Is it too good to be true? Well, it needs two clips, one with subtitles (or logo), and the other without; will create a mask “on the fly”, and the subtitles (logo) will be replaced with the corresponding part of the image of the clip without logo.
Many people would like to start a fan restoration project – some have good ideas, I must admit – but almost no one has patience, time and skill to do one in person; they keep asking someone else to do it for them.
So, it’s time to reveal an hidden truth, feared by all of us, fan restoration project makers… the truth is…
EVERYONE COULD MAKE A RESTORATION WITHOUT EXPERIENCE!
you just need few things – no computer, fancy software, 4k monitors, steep learning curves… Continue reading
Let’s face it: even little blind bugs found in the most remote cave in a forgotten land know that, maybe, it’s time to upgrade our video system to Ultra HD (I will not use 4K, as, to me, it’s the DCP 17:9 version).
So, what do I think about this? Frankly, after the demise of my beloved Continue reading
Too busy with main project; check it out: http://forum.fanres.com
HD matrix surround™
What is HD matrix surround™?
It’s a discrete multichannel track, originally matrixed in a stereo sound, and then hardware decoded (hence the HD) using the best, and rarer, matrix hardware decoder.
Because some vintage hardware contains certain dematrix methods different from the usual Dolby Surround, Pro Logic etc. found in every modern decoders; they had that analog sound that could be even better than newer methods. Continue reading
Some links to interesting threads and articles about Super Resolution:
http://forum.fanres.com/showthread.php?tid=275 (free registration needed to read it)
The Arrival [spoRv]
Mission: to make “The DEFINITIVE Arrival” edition.
Video source: Blu-ray, DVD, Laserdisc.
Audio sources: Blu-ray, DVD, Laserdisc.
Subtitles sources: Various.
The Arrival on Blu-ray has some DNR, plus contrast problems and its color grading is different from previous versions on DVD and LD. Continue reading
Finally the fan restoration forum project is ready! We would like to invite everyone to join the forum… if you like to watch or make fan restoration/preservation projects, this it the website for you!
We are waiting you at fanres.com