Aspect ratio: DCP 2K scope

Enter width and height

Aspect Ratio (short: A/R) is the width of an image or screen, divided by the height. In landscape orientation, the A/R is > 1, for portrait orientation the A/R is < 1 and for square screens, this is = 1.

Calculation

  • Size = 2048 x 858 = 1.76 megapixels
  • Aspect ratio = 2.39
  • Angle of diagonal = 0.397 rad = 22.7°
  • Length of diagonal = 2220 pixels
  • Letterboxing

    How does a 2.39 image fit on a screen with a different aspect ratio?

    Cinema screens

    Cinema 2K scope screen (2.39)

    Using 100% of the screen

     Perfect match
    Cinema 2K flat screen (1.85)

    Using 77.5 % of the screen

     Letter box
    Cinema 2K full envelope (1.90)

    Using 79.2 % of the screen

     Letter box
    Barco Escape Cinema (5.94)

    Using 40 % of the screen

     Pillar box

    TV screens

    HD television (16:9)

    Using 74.2 % of the screen

     Letter box
    Extra Wide TV (21:9)

    Using 99.2 % of the screen

     Letter box
    SXGA/QSXGA screen (5:4)

    Using 51.7 % of the screen

     Letter box
    SD television (4:3)

    Using 55.8 % of the screen

     Letter box
    Square screen (1.00)

    Using 41.7 % of the screen

     Letter box
    Vertical HD screen (0.56)

    Using 23.3 % of the screen

     Letter box

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