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Noun1.wide screen - a projection screen that is much wider than it is highwide screen - a projection screen that is much wider than it is high
projection screen, screen, silver screen - a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing
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Why all the fuss about the 'ugly grouping' and the amount of room left on the wide screen in a close-up?
If my memory serves me right this film was given its Liverpool Cinemascope premiere at the Odeon London Road, this cinema being the first on Merseyside to install the then new wide screen required to show this first Cinemascope film.
Flawlessly recorded in wide screen, digital, high definition format with a Dolby stereo sound system, Matchstick Marvels is especially recommended for school and community library collections as a very special exploration of Acton's remarkable creations.
Coupled with Ultimate TruBrite wide screen displays, the Qosmio G15-AV501 and Qosmio F15-AV201 have two lamps for extreme brightness and an extended viewable range to create an audio/video experience comparable to stand-alone CE devices.
Features include inventory tracking using selected Symbol Technologies bar code scanners, wide screen viewing on Dana from AlphaSmart, synchronizing of multiple devices with the same desktop database and transferring of data to one or more handhelds from a single desktop.
Apparently, although they invented the technology and build the equipment, the Japanese don't go in for wide screen TVs.
This will give you full wide screen and stereo reception on your regular TV whether you're watching Coronation Street or EastEnders on the other side.
Touch Revolution announced today the production release of its new TR`[TM] 32" Wide Screen Projected Capacitive (P-Cap) Multi-Touch Monitor, the latest addition to its lineup of wide-screen displays.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-12 June 2009-Exterity launches IPTV encoder with wide screen support(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Worldwide Computer Products News-12 June 2009-Exterity launches IPTV encoder with wide screen support(C)1995-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Also, the extra wide screen supports viewing two actual size pages side-by-side.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-2 September 2008-3M launches wide screen short throw desktop projector(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.