|Apr 5, 2007, 11:24 AM||#1|
I've ripped the first two seasons of ST Voyager using Handbrake (H.264) and dropped the episodes into iTunes. When I open the files with Quicktime they have the 4:3 aspect ratio, but on my Apple TV they look square. I am using a 4:3 SDTV and have the ATV set to 480i. Any suggestions on correcting this?
|Apr 5, 2007, 01:06 PM||#2|
Setting TV to 480i will not give you a 4:3 output. It always outputs a widescreen image. Since ST:Voyager is in 1.33:1, the TV will display it with pillar boxes.
You have to enable the "widescreen mode" on your TV, if you have one. If you don't, you're in the same boat as me. And even if you do have a widescreen mode, be aware that the widescreen mode of your TV will add letterboxing (black bars at the top and bottom) while the TV will also add pillarboxing (black bars on the left and right).
The only way to get full-screen content would be do to the same thing I'm doing right now: rip with the wrong aspect ratio. As an exemple, I rip 720x320 movies to 720x240. They look vertically compressed when played on the computer, but the anamorphic output from the TV ends up displaying it at almost the right aspect ratio.
My guess would be to rip your ST:Voyager DVDs to 720x480, it should end up playing full-screen on your TV (although stretched horizontally on your computer).
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Just got a new case - Pelican Voyager||Ti Rider||iPhone Accessories||3||May 16, 2014 03:28 PM|
|CES 2014: Square and Griffin Announce 'Merchant Case + Square Reader' for iPhone 5s and iPhone 5||MacRumors||iOS Blog Discussion||15||Jan 6, 2014 10:58 PM|
|Square Debuts Square Cash Service, iPhone App||MacRumors||iOS Blog Discussion||18||Oct 17, 2013 12:33 PM|
|Plantronics Voyager Pro HD, Plantronics Voyager PRO+ ,Plantronics Voyage and Iphone 5||determined09||iPhone Accessories||0||Oct 10, 2013 09:01 PM|
|Square Pushes Further Into the Cash Register Business With the Square Stand||MacRumors||iOS Blog Discussion||24||May 15, 2013 03:10 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:04 PM.