I have added Stewart Silver 5D and Da-Lite Pearlescent screen materials to my screen test report. Silver 5D is a new material designed for passive 3D.
My screen materials report here now contains screen materials I have tested that maintain projector polarization well for passive 3D front projection. The best material I have found is the Screen Innovations Black Diamond 1.4 which is nearly black when the polarizer is crossed with the light source. These tests were conducted using polarized light… Read more
When you build a home theater with an acoustically transparent screen the speakers are placed behind the screen. These speakers can be placed in a wall or an alcove behind the screen. The left and right screen loudspeakers should be spaced laterally so that they form a triangle with a 45 degree angle to the… Read more
Tested SolidPix1, MultiPix 1.5, MultiPix 1.3, ClearPix2 and ClearPix3 screen materials. ClearPix2 and ClearPix3 were new additions to recommended screen materials. These test results can be viewed here.
Screen Excellence Enlightor 4k, Enlightor 1, Enlightor 1 Silver Back and Enlightor 3 have been added to the screen material test report. The Enlightor 4k is the new top performer for acoustically transparent material for minimal impact on image performance. Unfortunately, at 0.84 screen gain it will be difficult to obtain 15 fL of light output for… Read more