Lens and airflow data for Barco Residential Projectors
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How to specify and install a projector on a 2-way side masking screen (also known as a constant height screen).
Includes technical challenges as well as how to solve them with a Barco projector.
All setup information is based on using Barco Prospector.
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IMPORTANT: Your eyes are your most important tool when performing a calibration
First step of your calibration, if it’s not well configured (or of bad quality) the whole chain is compromised. Use good signal cables, especially HDMI as some cheap versions cannot handle bandwidth or HDCP.
Follow configuration guides
Should only be configured as Bypass or Pass Through and should not process or upscale video signal. Make sure it’s HDCP compliant to the latest standard. Use good signal cables.
Use calibration patterns like Spears & Munsil UHD HDR Benchmark Blu Ray
>> Measure fL and adjust illumination (target is 14fL for HD, 40fL for HDR)
>> Adjust HDR screen luminance
>> Adjust native colors and gamut with spectro-colorimeter (Qalif Spectro or similar)
Download instructions for Medea – Balder – Loki here
Download instructions for Bragi here
The best way to configure a Kaleidescape Movie Player and Barco Cinemascope projector (Bragi CS, Balder CS, Loki CS) to get smooth transitions between the Kaleidescape user- interface and movies of differing aspect ratios.
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Apple TV Video Output configuration for HDR playback
Recommended video settings for Apple TV 4K or Apple TV (4th generation), when viewing both SDR (Standard Dynamic Range) and HDR (High Dynamic Range) content:
Update the software on your Apple TV
Video Output Settings:
Activate Content Matching:
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