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by Mondschein
04 Mar 2016, 09:53
Forum: Reviews & Comparisons
Topic: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread
Replies: 572
Views: 94104

Re: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread

Thanks for pointing that out Shingster. There sure is a lot to debate about what makes a proper screenshot. Besides of choosing the right media player (or maybe VDub) and the graphics card I also think that there are many different video codecs for the players which could influence how the picture l...
by Mondschein
03 Mar 2016, 17:27
Forum: Reviews & Comparisons
Topic: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread
Replies: 572
Views: 94104

Re: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread

I just converted my png with gimp to jpg and the screenshot hasn't really changed that much. Maybe it is just not ... reasonable to reproduce a 9 year old screenshot. Technology has changed, who knows what your settings were, maybe the jpg algorithm for compression has changed over the years. :dontk...
by Mondschein
03 Mar 2016, 16:15
Forum: Reviews & Comparisons
Topic: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread
Replies: 572
Views: 94104

Re: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread

Thanks for the input! I'm using VLC 2.1.6 and it indeed has a button for screencaps. I just found this 8 year old thread about A Chinese Ghost Story which I'll use for reference (I have the EMS DVD). I'll just start playing around, maybe new questions rise up, I'll post them here if you guys don't m...
by Mondschein
03 Mar 2016, 15:52
Forum: Asian Film/DVD Discussion
Topic: The Heroic Bloodshed - Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 1565

Re: The Heroic Bloodshed - Thread

Welcome to the forum. Glad to see a new human member (the previous 200 were all bots). Thank you very much! Well, I guess internet forums are dying out and each forum that was once sparkling with activity is now kept at life support by a core group of 5 to 10 members ... I'm feeling like I'm part o...
by Mondschein
01 Mar 2016, 12:32
Forum: Reviews & Comparisons
Topic: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread
Replies: 572
Views: 94104

Re: The SD-DVD & HD Comparisons thread

I'm feeling bad for posting in a thread that didn't have any attention for almost 5 years now but still, I'm eager to gain knowledge :D Is there something I need to keep in mind when taking screenshots? I mean can I do something horribly wrong by simply starting the movie in VLC and hitting "Print" ...
by Mondschein
01 Mar 2016, 10:14
Forum: Asian Film/DVD Discussion
Topic: The Heroic Bloodshed - Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 1565

The Heroic Bloodshed - Thread

http://fs5.directupload.net/images/160301/4nvgwyvx.gif Heroic Blood shed Dear Community, I'm currently discovering the cinema of Hong Kong through home media and one particular genre took my attention like a shot into the leg (genre metaphor: check ✅): the Heroic Bloodshed. I'm 100% sure that every...