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Old July 11 2013, 05:34 PM   #1
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Netflix Quality

Hey I've been using Bandicam to take screenshots of the more epic moments of DS9 but the quality on Netflix is not so good. Is there a way on Netflix to add deinterlacing? I know that my netflix quality on the account is set to the maximum possible, so unfortunately I think it is the quality of the video itself...

Here is an example.
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Old July 13 2013, 02:04 AM   #2
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Re: Netflix Quality

Why not just go to a website that has screenshots from the DVDs?

http://ds9.trekcore.com
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Old July 14 2013, 03:31 AM   #3
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I can't afford the DVDs unfortunately. Plus I prefer to take my own screenshots as have the freedom to chose memorable moments rather than rely on a small number of preselected ones.
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Old July 14 2013, 03:41 AM   #4
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Have you actually looked at Trekcore's galleries? The number of shots chosen is far from small.

I totally understand the desire to choose your own, but in the absence of a better option...
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Old July 14 2013, 03:49 AM   #5
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Okay I will take a look.
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Old July 14 2013, 03:55 AM   #6
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Re: Netflix Quality

SarYehudah wrote: View Post
Hey I've been using Bandicam to take screenshots of the more epic moments of DS9 but the quality on Netflix is not so good.
You are getting it for free. What did you expect?
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Old July 14 2013, 07:56 AM   #7
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Re: Netflix Quality

There are certain ways to get every episode of DS9 in DVD quality without buying the DVD's. I won't say any more.

Having said that, I have the DVD's and the quality really isn't all that great. We can only dream the Blu-ray thing happens.
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Old July 14 2013, 04:07 PM   #8
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Re: Netflix Quality

SarYehudah wrote: View Post
Hey I've been using Bandicam to take screenshots of the more epic moments of DS9 but the quality on Netflix is not so good.
It's as good a a free streaming 20 year old SD show is going to get.
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Old July 14 2013, 11:28 PM   #9
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Trek core literally has pictures every few seconds on every episode.
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Old July 14 2013, 11:30 PM   #10
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Re: Netflix Quality

I get the quality from the standard DVDs when I stream on Netflix. If you're getting worse, it's your connection, or your device.
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Old July 14 2013, 11:51 PM   #11
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SarYehudah wrote: View Post
Hey I've been using Bandicam to take screenshots of the more epic moments of DS9 but the quality on Netflix is not so good.
You are getting it for free. What did you expect?
Netflix is free? Silly me - here I'm sending them monthly checks when I don't have to!
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Old July 15 2013, 12:51 AM   #12
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Hey I've been using Bandicam to take screenshots of the more epic moments of DS9 but the quality on Netflix is not so good.
You are getting it for free. What did you expect?
Netflix is free? Silly me - here I'm sending them monthly checks when I don't have to!
Okay, NEARLY free. $7.99 monthy is damn cheap.
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