[rescue] Looking : Sgi/Sun stuff
Patrick Giagnocavo 717-201-3366
patrick at zill.net
Tue Jun 28 12:32:01 CDT 2005
On Tue, 2005-06-28 at 10:56, Aaron Finley wrote:
> Andrew Weiss wrote:
> Well what are you doing with it? Whats your app? The Viewsonic is
> perfect for web work and web browsing and word processing and the like,
> but when I try to do color corrections and compositing on it, the pixels
> are right there in my face.
I thought that LCDs were limited to 18bit color resolution or so? Until that changes wouldn't you see artifacts anyways?
Aside: have you checked out whether you are running at the proper gamma?
> And finally, I do not see how I am too picky as many have suggested, if
> I do not have the problem with my *8 year old* SGI 1600SW. Come on, LCD
> technology should have improved somewhere along the last 8 years. But
The tech has improved but the price has come down by what, 75% ? Thus they are going to shoot for a profitable middle between price and performance.
> I did look at the Apple Cinemas, and they were liveable. So maybe I will
> get the LG version (same panel) of the Apple 23.
Dream: take Apple's largest LCD display.
Build into a desk with a glass surface and add some kind of touch-sensitive capability.
Drag and drop, literally.
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