[mythtv-users] Are some HD OTA programs broadcast in 4:3 aspect
gull at gull.us
Tue Jan 26 20:43:47 UTC 2010
On Mon, January 25, 2010 7:17 am, Brian Wood wrote:
> It wasn't until quite recently that stations guaranteed color to
> until they have to guarantee the correct aspect the problem will persist.
Commercials sometimes have really bizarre aspect ratio issues, too. I use
a converter, so by now I'm using to seeing SD content pillarboxed for HD,
then letterboxed by my converter (aka. "windowvision.") Stupid, but
common and understandable. But recently I saw an ad that had been
letterboxed for SD, then pillarboxed for HD, then letterboxed again by my
converter, so there was a little mail slot of picture in the middle of a
sea of black.
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