While I’m rarely happy to discuss the failure of a new idea or a new technology, I was delighted to read in the Times over the weekend that the 3-D boom in movies may finally be waning. “3-D Starts to Fizzle, and Hollywood Frets” (NY Times, May 29, 2011) It could not happen a Read more about As 3-D Fades, Hollywood should focus on stories[…]
I think 3-D might be the anti-HD technology. I’m so used to seeing action movies and sports on the HD tv set at home, I guess I’m spoiled.
In conclusion – focus on great stories and I will keep going to the movies – even if your story involves launching a full port-a-potty 100 feet in the air. And give us a clear picture so we can actually see what is going on. Technology for technology’s sake is never the answer.