Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa, 239-0847 JAPAN
NTT's Super High Definition (SHD ) Digital Cinema presentation at SIGGRAPH 2001 is the world's first demonstration of an 8 Megapixel RGB full-motion playback and large-screen projection system for digital cinema applications — extending the potential of broadband networks to movie theatres, screening rooms and everywhere very high quality imaging display for large groups is a requirement. The SHD movie system shown at SIGGRAPH 2001 is able to store, transmit and display extra-high quality video known as 2Kp/24 (2048 scanning lines, RGB, progressive, 24 frames per second). Special devices, including a high-resolution realtime motion JPEG decoder and an advanced LCD projector are connected by a 4.5 Gbps digital video link. This state-of-the-art SHD digital cinema is capable of showing large-screen full-color movies at true 3840 x 2048 pixel resolution with 96 Hz refresh rate. SHD Digital Cinema will be demonstrated at SIGGRAPH 2001 using contents scanned from 35mm film.
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