Reflection in Picard's faceplate.

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  1. T'Girl

    T'Girl Vice Admiral Admiral

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    This is a image from a current caption contest. Does anyone know exactly what is being reflected in Patrick Stewart's spacesuit faceplate? I figure it's a piece of production equipment, like a telepromter, or a lap top.

    Anybody know for sure?

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  2. StewMc

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    There's a better view here. It appears to be some sort of display on the inside of the helmet rather than a reflection. There's one of the other side of the helmet here, and you can see them in Hawk's helmet too. They look like mini LCARS displays.
     
  3. JarodRussell

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    What sense does a display on the BACK of their helmets make?
     
  4. Coloratura

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    Perhaps it behaves like a HUD? I'm not sure.
     
  5. R. Star

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    It's the newest thing. Ear controlled computers. Highly advanced.
     
  6. Timo

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    The helmet doesn't turn with the head, so seeing these displays would not seem to pose undue difficulty...

    OTOH, the reflections they create on the faceplate might play a role. Either the displays are readable through the reflections - or they are an annoyance that blocks Picard's vision in most lighting conditions.

    Timo Saloniemi
     
  7. Tiberius

    Tiberius Commodore Commodore

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    Looks like they all have the two displays.
     

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