Video Essentials
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1997
Director: Joseph J. Kane, Jr.
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 647715-071125
Running time: 0:50 (50 Min.)
Casetype: Snapper
Format: NTSC, Anamorphic Widescreen 1.78:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: October 01, 1997
Collection type: Owned (#1887)
Status: Available
Purchase date: January 04, 2000
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
* Full Dolby Digital 5.1 channel and seperate Dolby Surround mixes in each of three languages: English, Spanish and Japanese.

* Choice of subtitles in English or Spanish

* Test signals for setting up the 1.78:1 Anamorphic Video format found on some discs that have been enhanced for the 16x9 Widescreen format.

* Easy-to-follow instructions to optimize your stereo, Dolby Surround, Dolby Digital and THX-certified audio playback systems, plus equally important instructions for obtaining the best possible picture quality.

* An explanation of the role played by the room enviroment in obtaining maximum viewing pleasure from your Home Theatre.

Program Selections:
1 Audio/Video System Tour
2 Audio System Connections
3 Pink Noise: Left Channel
4 Pink Noise: Center Channel
5 Pink Noise: Right Channel
6 Pink Noise: Surround Channels
7 Pink Noise: Subwoofer, Band Limited
8 Center Channel Polarity Check
9 Video System Calibration
10 Brightness
11 Contrast
12 Color & Tint: Overview
13 Color & Tint: Adjusting
14 Sharpness
15 Video Test Material
16 Acknowledgements
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Special Interest
Production Studios:
 • Image Entertainment
 • Joe Kane Productions
 • Banned from the Ranch
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital Surround
Japanese  Dolby Digital 5.1
Japanese  Dolby Digital Surround
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
 • Scene Access
Joseph J. Kane, Jr.....Director
Joseph J. Kane, Jr.....Original Material By
Joseph J. Kane, Jr.....Producer
Film Editing
Van Ling....Film Editor
Wes Rubinstein....Film Editor
Mark Gasbarro....Composer
Sam Dalton....Narrator
Carlos Stevenson....Narrator in Spanish soundtrack
Hidemi Inoue....Narrator in Japanese soundtrack
Jenifer Wymore....Model in front of Test Charts
Craig Johnson....(segment "Season of Choice")
Ann Marie Breen....(segment "Season of Choice")
Shane Conesky....(segment "Season of Choice")
Brooke Stacy Mills....(segment "Season of Choice")
Tim Moyer....(segment "Season of Choice")
Melissa Hurley....(segment "Dancer")
Austin Little....(segment "Dancer")
Chris Martin....(segment "Skateboard")
Christine Benke....(segment "Beach Scenes")
David Brent....(segment "Beach Scenes")
Jim Pavaone....(segment "Young Tough Guy")