Continuing from A Projector is Born
With a decent bulb in place and an appropriate reflector, I turned on the projector and LCD to see this:
Lots of light leaks, a bit dim, perhaps, but a huge Milla Jovovich in crisp HD focus!
Some more pictures, including one for size reference (sorry didn’t have any bananas handy).
After fixing most of the light leaks:
And of course, 100″+ diagonal video game goodness (Quake 3 Arena)! Unfortunately it was impossible to get a good photo, or I was too busy enjoying it to bother.
I was pretty satisfied at this point, but I’d ordered some screen material samples to see if the brightness could be improved.
Continued at The Difference Material Makes.