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by Squidmaster7
Fri Jun 26, 2020 2:07 am
Forum: DCP-o-matic
Topic: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP
Replies: 9
Views: 1042

Re: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP

I went ahead and created the DCP with the UHD file. It seems fine. It plays in DCP-o-Matic Plater. Just for fun I tried the Verify feature and it returned these two errors which I assume are the video and sound files. "The hash of the picture asset j2c_b7505d63-db33-4895-8f5d-d50b8d3ef2a2.mxf does n...
by Squidmaster7
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: DCP-o-matic
Topic: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP
Replies: 9
Views: 1042

Re: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP

For this specific file the Audio content tab is only showing one track (it says DCA) but I know its a DTS-HD track. It decodes as such on my home theater receiver. I went ahead and converted it to WAV just to be safe on my side. Do you have any thoughts on the downsampling idea I posted above? I pro...
by Squidmaster7
Wed Jun 24, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: DCP-o-matic
Topic: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP
Replies: 9
Views: 1042

Re: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP

Thanks for the confirmation. It isnt absolutely necessary that its PERFECT. Pretty good is A-Ok. I have other minor question: I have another copy of this file but it is in 3840x2160 10bit (not HDR though, still REC. 709) instead of 1920x1080 8bit like above. Just for a test, I imported the 2160p cop...
by Squidmaster7
Wed Jun 24, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: DCP-o-matic
Topic: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP
Replies: 9
Views: 1042

Re: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP

Thanks for your reply Carsten. Heres what I did: 1. Imported the MKV into DOM 2. Set the Container to DCI Scope 3. Set the Scale to No Stretch 4. Cropped 138 from Top and Bottom. This looks right to me. DOM says "cropped to 1920x804 (2.39:1). Visually everything looks good to me in the preview windo...
by Squidmaster7
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: DCP-o-matic
Topic: Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP
Replies: 9
Views: 1042

Best Practices for aspect ratio handling for converting a Blu Ray 16x9 movie into a DCP

Hi everyone, I am planning on screening a film in a cinema very soon. To do this ill need to turn the MKV(from bluray) I have into a DCP. Ive tried to read around the forum and watch some youtube videos to learn some. I still have some questions though. Heres the details: The movie is 1920x1080 and ...