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Re: [the boredoms] LIVE At Sunflancisco

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  • exfedex2000
    The DVD runs for an hour. It s the entire piece they ve been touring with.
    Message 1 of 5 , Dec 26, 2007
      The DVD runs for an hour. It's the entire piece they've been touring
      with.


      --- In theboredoms@yahoogroups.com, alterego100usa <no_reply@...> wrote:
      >
      > How long does the DVD run? In the past, at least, it seemed as if the
      > group was under-represented in music video and official concert video
      > output, very odd for a group with such visual qualities. I haven't
      > seen the video described here, but the "blurs" (though likely
      > deliberate) also sound like partly a side-effect of certain digital
      > video transcoding errors, where dark scenes or scenes that fade to
      > black leave a weird artifact-type smear on the screen instead of just
      > fading properly from light to dark. It's been years now, and I'm
      > still waiting for this digital flaw to be corrected; if anyone can
      > explain why it's never been corrected, can that be explained, too?
      > It's especially evident in certain TV broadcasts. Transfers of old
      > videotape show this flaw readily. VH-1 Classics ran some early MTV
      > broadcasts awhile ago, but instead of using tape, or a propely-coded
      > transfer from tape, they had these gritty-looking bad transcodings
      > that looked like they were done by an amateur, with the same sort of
      > digital flaws (weird fades, dropped frames, smearing, etc.). --- In
      > theboredoms@yahoogroups.com, exfedex2000 <no_reply@> wrote:
      > >
      > > The audio is really good as far as I can tell so far. I watched it
      > on
      > > the PC because of the region coding mess. I won't be able to see it
      > > on the TV until I dupe a copy without the region code.
      > >
      > > It's one camera sort of above and behind Yoshimi. Really the
      > perfect
      > > spot but too much in the way of blurred zoom ins and overall blur
      > > effect throughout. The entire opening with Eye and the glowing hand
      > > orbs is a complete wash. You can't see much at all and I'm guessing
      > > it was because he does it in the dark. The cam probably couldn't
      > pick
      > > up on it very well.
      > >
      > > The CD is the REAL rip-off. Two new drum tracks totaling 19 minutes
      > > or so. This was obriously a DVD release with a bonus CD, not the
      > > other way around which is what I thought it was.
      > >
      > > --- In theboredoms@yahoogroups.com, Keith Rankin <keithkawaii@>
      > wrote:
      > > >
      > > > How is the audio? Are there any parts where its on point as far as
      > > the footage?
      > > >
      > > > exfedex2000 <no_reply@yahoogroups.com>
      > wrote:
      > > Well, it's not the most professionally shot video you'll see
      > > but at
      > > > least it's something. The blur effect is absolutely annoying!
      > I kept
      > > > thinking; "Can't we just see this the way it was seen by the
      > people
      > > > that were there?" Psychedelic effect be damned! But as I said
      > above,
      > > > I'm grateful this even exists!
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
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      > > >
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      > > >
      > >
      >
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