are boosted or shaded
right on the set. Sound man watches action
and coordinates dial settings on this mixing
panel. Sound is magnetically recorded.
of $50,000 slave market set - one of 39 used in The Robe.
Smooth picture action which makes for greater screen realism is plotted here.
is curved, but not as
much as Cinerama's. Purpose is to maintain
sharp focus throughout the width of the
picture. Because screen size is greatly increased, its surface is mirrorized with
millions of tiny lenses to reflect more light.
Cinemascope's three loudspeakers duplicate
positions of recording microphones.