by bonesmccoy
17 Apr 2017, 08:25
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Smoked Plexiglass
Replies: 9
Views: 908

<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, 08:31
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Bridge Science Station
Replies: 12
Views: 8.0K

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: 12
Views: 8.0K

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: 12
Views: 8.0K

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: 908

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, 06:12
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: NEW Bridge Communications Station
Replies: 12
Views: 8.2K

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: 1.8K

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!
by bonesmccoy
17 Dec 2016, 04:56
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: Destruct Sequence from "Let This Be Your Last Battlefield"
Replies: 12
Views: 3.4K

Thanks intercraft

Thanks for the ideas on the font for the numbers in the destruct sequence.

The fonts used on TOS are really intriguing to me.  It predates so much and yet it's still got the correct look and feel 50 years later.
How's that happen?
by bonesmccoy
05 Dec 2016, 08:40
Forum: TOSGRAPHICS
Topic: WELCOME!!! Please Introduce Yourself
Replies: 81
Views: 12.7K

Does it exist?

<t>In modeling, most observers are 3-4 feet away from the scale model.<br/> However, the work on STC is a bit more challenging in resolution than TOS had.<br/> In reading about the original filming of the original series, it seems that sequences were filmed in 35 mm and then mastered for TV in NTSC ...