Robert Comsol wrote:
In the above docking port scene it appears to have a magnifying effect, but just a few scenes earlier
it seemed to have a minimizing effect (gee, that's a giant of a travel pod
Okay, until I took a good look at this screencap, I had never realized that the top of the travel pod sloped down like that!
I suppose it didn't help that the graphic used in the encyclopedia and other places shows it flat.
Actually, the top is flat, with the back sloping down & away.