by bonesmccoy
17 Apr 2017, 08:25
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Smoked Plexiglass
Replies: 9
Views: 750

<t>Feek - your work is unbelievable in detail and precision.<br/> In reviewing the work of Ubisoft in the new upcoming release of a Star Trek VR game set on the TOS bridge, I hope you get a chance to play that simulator.  It would be really interesting to hear your thoughts and comments on the Ubiso...
by bonesmccoy
20 Dec 2016, 08:33
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Smoked Plexiglass
Replies: 9
Views: 750

35 mm film stock can go to 2K or even 4K

Depending upon the quality of the 35mm film stock, it is possible to take a 35mm film master and transfer to 2K or 4K.
by bonesmccoy
20 Dec 2016, 08:31
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Bridge Science Station
Replies: 10
Views: 7.7K

Thanks Feek

I have downloaded your screen grab.  I will cross compare the screen grabs on Sci-5 and post some results.
by bonesmccoy
18 Dec 2016, 07:10
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Bridge Science Station
Replies: 10
Views: 7.7K

Sci-5 closeup blinking lights in Let This Be Your Last Battlefield

<r>In the Season 3 episode, "Let This Be Your Last Battlefield", as aired on BBC America in the past months.<br/> There is a panning closeup of Sci-5's blinking lights during the sequence where Captain Kirk initiates the destruct sequence.<br/> <br/> <IMG src="http://i1067.photobucket.com/albums/u42...
by bonesmccoy
18 Dec 2016, 07:02
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Bridge Science Station
Replies: 10
Views: 7.7K

Sci5 and Spock in Season 3 - Let This Be Your Last Battlefield

<r>This is a series of screen grabs from Season 3's "Let This Be Your Last Battlefield".<br/> I am posting these screen grabs from a TOS-R airing of the episode on BBC America.<br/> <br/> <IMG src="http://i1067.photobucket.com/albums/u421/khayashida/Screen%20Shot%202016-12-08%20at%2011.51.10%20PM_zp...
by bonesmccoy
18 Dec 2016, 06:08
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Smoked Plexiglass
Replies: 9
Views: 750

Color assessment and tinting of smoked plexi

<t>Dear Feek,<br/> <br/> You have already studied the colors and previously noted the differences between seasons and even episodes.<br/> <br/> If the colors are changing on the screens fairly significantly, then you are correct to average and make an educated guess.<br/> <br/> From the standpoint o...
by bonesmccoy
17 Dec 2016, 06:47
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Smoked Plexiglass
Replies: 9
Views: 750

<t>The above discussion has relevancy to the selection of the correct tint of "smoked plexiglass".<br/> In looking for current supply sources of this particular element, manufacturers have varying gradations of tint.<br/> It's necessary to quantify the correct tint gradation in order to have the col...
by bonesmccoy
17 Dec 2016, 06:24
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Smoked Plexiglass
Replies: 9
Views: 750

Smoked Plexiglass

<t>In reviewing the tint and hue of the original TOS bridge displays, the color of the displays are dependent on many things.<br/> I am starting this thread in order to evaluate the specific characteristics of the tinted glass that is used on the front of the displays.<br/> <br/> The color of the im...
by bonesmccoy
17 Dec 2016, 06:12
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: NEW Bridge Communications Station
Replies: 10
Views: 7.7K

Menagerie Bridge scene (response to Intercraft)

<t>Intercraft,<br/> <br/> The author of the page states that there do not seem to be any blinking lights on COMM-5 during the series.<br/> I do not have a copy of the Cage to see what Comm-5 looks like in that pilot.<br/> However, in the Menagerie, there is a bridge scene about 13-14 minutes into th...
by bonesmccoy
17 Dec 2016, 05:54
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: blinking computer lights
Replies: 6
Views: 1.7K

can and duct tape

To PaulMmn - what a great comment!
Thanks for posting that hack for model train layouts.  I've wondered how those effects were created.  Now, your comment explains it.
Duct tape and Aluminum cans... a winning combo!