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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

The main menu of Disney's WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray. It's purrrrdy.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Disney
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

A screenshot from one of the tutorials on the Disney WOW disc. Here it's explaining interlaced and progressive exceedingly well.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Disney
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

This is one of the Disney WOW disc's patterns to help you set contrast. There's a similarly designed pattern to set brightness.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Disney
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

The main pattern on the Disney WOW disc to set brightness.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Disney
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

One of the Disney WOW disc's advanced contrast/brightness patterns
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Disney
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

This pattern on the Disney WOW disc helps set focus (for projectors) and sharpness.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Disney
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

The main menu of DVE: HD Basics. Not as intuitive as Disney's menu, but better than previous generations of DVE.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Menu: JKP
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

Here you can see DVE's most user-friendly feature: the menu overlays the pattern so you can quickly navigate to another pattern. The pattern in the background here tests for per-pixel resolution.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: JKP
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

A pattern to check contrast and brightness from DVE: HD Basics.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: JKP
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

This pattern, on DVE: HD Basics, helps check for overscan, and to set sharpness.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison /Pattern: JKP
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

The simple main menu of the Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Menu: Spears and Munsil
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

A pattern to set contrast on the Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark. Note the fine gradations between steps, allowing for precise adjustment.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Spears and Munsil
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

This is an HD video of a sailing ship. The test here is in the rigging. The better the video processor, the more the ropes will be diagonal lines without jaggies.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Spears and Munsil
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

This is the infamous rotating bar pattern that tests video processing, as seen on the Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark. Ideally, the bar is smooth throughout its entire rotation. Most TVs or Blu-ray players will create small jagged edges (jaggies) as the bar nears horizontal.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: Spears and Munsil
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

The main menu of the THX Optimizer.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Menu: THX
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

The brightness pattern from the THX Optimizer. Note the subtle THX logo in the center, which should be visible if brightness is set correctly.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: THX
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Disney WOW: World of Wonder Blu-ray Main Menu

Disney WOW: World of Wonder tutorial

Disney WOW: World of Wonder Contrast pattern

Disney WOW Brightness Pattern

Disney WOW Contrast and Brightness

Disney WOW Sharpness

Digitial Video Essentials: HD Basics Main Menu

Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Resolution and Menu

DVE Contrast and Brightness

DVE Overscan/Sharpness

Spears and Munsil High-Definition Benchmark Main Menu

Spears and Munsil Contrast Pattern

Spears and Munsil HD Ship

Spears and Munsil Rotating Bar

THX Optimizer Main Menu

THX Optimizer Brightness

THX Optimizer Contrast

The main contrast pattern on the THX Optimizer. There should be eight squares visible when contrast is set correctly.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot: Geoffrey Morrison/Pattern: THX
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