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Messerly Electronics
(515) 576-4480
1234 Central Ave
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Gary's Satellite Sales
(515) 573-1077
1531 L St
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Messerly Tv
(515) 576-1645
625 S 29th St
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Sears Roebuck & Company
(515) 574-8209
307 S 25th St
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Rex Tv & Appliances
(515) 955-1941
216 S 26th St
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Walgreens
(515) 576-7111
2503 5th Ave S
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Bemrich Electric & Telephine
(515) 955-3257
110 S 21st St
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Paul Electric Supply Company
(515) 576-6864
1105 2nd Ave N
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Crossroads Tv & Appliance
(515) 955-1822
208 S 25th St
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Rent-A-Center
(515) 576-7368
3033 1st Ave S
Fort Dodge, IA
 

Trade Tricks: Life with a Digital Projector

Trade Tricks: Life With A Digital Projector

Show off your photos with a three-LCD projector

TT: Life With A Digital Projector

The old slideshow was a venerable tradition at my house while I was growing up, and I suspect it was part of many PCPhoto readers' youth as well. While the slide projector is rapidly disappearing, taking its place is the digital projector, with bundled computer and slideshow software. Digital slideshows can be done faster, far easier and with more production value, meaning better looking and with superior sound and effects.

Can a digital projector provide the same experience as working with a slide projector of the past? I can't give you an answer that covers every projector on the market, but let's take a look at the Epson PowerLite 737c Multimedia Projector, which I was given to use for a few months to see how it fit into my home and photographic life.

The Epson PowerLite 737c seemed like a good choice to try out the idea of living with a projector. It sells for about $1,599, and offers 2,000 lumens, which is excellent brightness for small- to moderate-sized rooms like those in a home or small business. The projector's resolution is XGA, or 1024 x 768, definitely a good resolution for photography. I used the PowerLite 737c for a variety of shows that I projected to nearly five feet wide onto a quality projection screen.

In addition, the projector uses three LCDs for its images, which offers potentially much higher color and tonal qualities than other projectors in its class. I was very impressed with the images, and my audiences' response was consistently "Wow!"

This is real world for me. If you get close to the screen, you can tell that the resolution of the projector might not quite match a true slide projector, but on the other hand, the images have such excellent color and image brilliance when viewed from normal distances that most people prefer it to a traditional slide projector. The images look great, my audiences are satisfied, and I can do effective slideshows. That's the bottom line for me.Did I like this projector? Absolutely. It made slideshows fun and they looked outstanding. One consistent problem with digital projectors is that they're rarely optimized for photography. The Epson PowerLite 737c, however, did an excellent job of interpreting the images going from my laptop to the screen. Plus, it does a terrific job with projecting video from any video source (from cable to a DVD player). My son loved the unit for sports events, and the whole family enjoyed it for our at-home movie night

Contact: Epson, (800) GO-EPSON, www.epson.com .

Keeping Viewers Awake

Would you rather make great slideshows than those that induce sleep? Here are some tips to follow.

• Edit. Your audience doesn't want to see every photo you took on your trip! Remove bad shots, all duplicates and close duplicates, then edit down to the important and most attractive images.

• Arrange. Look fo...

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