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Old Jan 18, 2013, 12:25 AM
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It is a neat effect, but my first impression once it's full screen on my big
monitor, is that the OSD overlay text and symbols could be a lot smaller.
They don't need to dominate the screen to be legible at HD resolution.
Ian-

Good point. I have complete latitude on font sizes and colors (position, etc) do you think using colors would be better than just white on black?

Also, I could put other things on the video, like say a odometer...would that be interesting?

-Mike
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 12:41 AM
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I'd probably take small and max legibility over colorful.
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 03:20 AM
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Smooth Landing

Oh - and this is how I usually like to land,,,

best landing ever (2 min 27 sec)


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Old Jan 18, 2013, 06:41 AM
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 07:12 AM
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Oh - and this is how I usually like to land,,,

https://vimeo.com/57661164

-Mike
Man I miss Colorado. I was in Colorado Springs for 35 years then moved to Florida. You Colorado guys keep posting videos. I gotta say I don't miss the cold though. I've only had to wear long pants twice so far this winter.
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 09:20 AM
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Hi Mike,

When you get the bugs worked out, please share how you did this. Been looking how to do this for a while.. Agree with Daemon, the font could be a bit smaller though..

thanks,

Paul
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 10:44 AM
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Man I miss Colorado. I was in Colorado Springs for 35 years then moved to Florida. You Colorado guys keep posting videos. I gotta say I don't miss the cold though. I've only had to wear long pants twice so far this winter.
The Springs are nice! Wow going from the mountains to a state where Disney's Space Mountain th the third tallest, what a difference. No shorts here lately Had some REALLY cold weather lately.
Cheers,
Mike
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 01:06 PM
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Oh - and this is how I usually like to land,,,

https://vimeo.com/57661164

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That looks awesome !!! Apprentice rules !!!
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 05:48 PM
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Ian-

Good point. I have complete latitude on font sizes and colors (position, etc) do you think using colors would be better than just white on black?

Also, I could put other things on the video, like say a odometer...would that be interesting?

-Mike
Great stuff Mike.
Agreed with Ian, clarity over color since this is done post recording. Hopefully these are simply lessons for the day we can stream live HD instead of SD.
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 06:23 PM
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Great stuff Mike.
Agreed with Ian, clarity over color since this is done post recording. Hopefully these are simply lessons for the day we can stream live HD instead of SD.
Thanks, guys, I'll post a new vid with smaller text for comments soon.!
-Mike
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 07:29 PM
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I actually find it quite easy to 'look through' the OSD if I want to see the view and don't find it distracting at all. The HD of the OSD is fabulous though....

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Old Jan 18, 2013, 07:47 PM
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I actually find it quite easy to 'look through' the OSD if I want to see the view and don't find it distracting at all. The HD of the OSD is fabulous though....

Paul
Paul-
I agree about mentally filtering it out.
I could even add a few things, like an odometer, wind direction/speed...or whatever somebody suggests...

thanks,
Mike
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Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:27 AM
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Same osd video smaller font

Smaller Font on OSD (3 min 0 sec)


Ian,
How's that?
-Mike
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