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16:9 zoom limits on 4:3 CRT displays ?

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Anonymous
August 26, 2005 9:17:19 PM

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what is the max 4:3 aspect display wherein 16:9 can be magnified w/o loss of
detail ?

tia
Anonymous
August 26, 2005 10:48:11 PM

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Brass Hopper wrote:

> what is the max 4:3 aspect display wherein 16:9 can be magnified w/o loss of
> detail ?
>

None. As soon as you start zooming, you start losing detail. If you
maintain the aspect ratio as you enlarge the 16:9 image, you also lose
pixels (AKA detail) as they are pushed off the edge of the screen.

Matthew
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