Posted: May 10, 2009 at 10:26 am
Here is a shot of the system being tested with the 52″ LCD TV provided by Videotage. Whereas the software showed a 3×3 portion of the memory map in Norway, this project will show a 7×7 section of the map and make use of the full 1920×1080 available pixels. Surprisingly the patch has scaled well and driving this large display is no issue, as well the DVI-I to HDMI cable worked just like a native DVI cable, the nvidia card read the EDID of the display fine. Only issue was the contrast seemed to increase when running in proper HD mode, which did not happen at the lower resolutions. For this application the contrast change was not an issue and I did not need to resolve it.
Self-Organized Landscapes are print collages composed of thousands of close-up photos that are taken with a camera that pans and tilts to examine the visual context surrounding a particular site. These landscapes present a fractured and multifaceted alien perspective of a particular place in space and time. (more…)