I came across this fascinating video on how aspect ratio has evolved over the years and has shaped our movie watching experience.
Have you ever wondered if your movie going experience would be any different had you watched it in a different theater? The answer seems intuitive right…of course it would be, sound systems, projection systems, screen dimension et all play a role in creating the experience.
With the onset of multiplexes and standardization this may not be as evident as it were in the past.
Do head over to FilmmakerIQ.com and check out some of their other videos, they also have some very well structured courses on various aspects of film making.
Vimeo too has some amazing tutorials and informative videos on cinema.