This set is created using the Definitive Edition Laserdiscs captured using an Asus V6800 Deluxe Geforce 1 card and a Pioneer 515 Laserdisc player. The Definitive set is the second edition which includes the corrected Leia welding set.
It is thus far a seven disc set.
Extras D1 - empire of Dreams documentary PAL
Extras D2 - remaining extras from 2004 DVd release + DE LD stills galleries PAL
Extras D3 - original 1977, 1980 and 1983 making ofs. 4:3 PAL
Extras D4 - DE LD extras + Kevin Rubio’s Troops @ proper DVD resolution
Extras D1,2 and 3 will eventually be converted to NTSC when I get the NTSC 2004 DVD and have time to convert the making of’s and clean them up properly.
They are on DVD-R 4.7GB and made with a 2pass VBR in TMPGenc, average of 5mbps with a max of 8mbps.
Sound is 2.0 dolby stereo AC3 at 224kbps
Each disc has a THX intro clip in matching sound with static menus
some sample shots of the WIP on the left, the original capture, on the right, the amended and color corrected, sharpened image.
this is using the MSU sharpener, dotcrawl comb filter as well as some saturation and color balance correction.
first the standard comparison shots
menu shots to come.