[thelist] Any QuickTime experts out there?

Pierre-Henri Lavigne lavigne at getphuture.com
Fri Aug 4 12:59:27 CDT 2006

On Friday 04 August 2006 17:56, Tom Dell'Aringa wrote:
> I recently make my first iTunes purchase of some TV shows (Lost). My wife
> and I sat down last night to watch them on the computer. The problem
> quickly became apparent, the show was VERY dark. I played around with the
> brightness/contrast on my monitor, but soon realized this was not really
> having any effect on the movie itself. I cannot find anywhere within QT to
> adjust it either.
> I opened QT on its own instead of watching it in iTunes, and it seemed
> about 5% better, but that didn't really help. How can I adjust the
> brightness of the movie so we can see what is going on? The scenes shot in
> the dark or at night are the worst, you can hardly see anything at all.
> I'm hoping the solution is not to buy QT Pro, I have purchased that twice
> in the past couple years, and I hardly want to pay Apple again a 3rd time
> for software I should already own. (I know, that's a separate rant).
> Thanks
> Tom

Hi Tom,

I can't really solve your problem but I suggest you to try with the following 
free media player :
The DivX Player - http://www.divx.com/divx/mac/
Or VLC - http://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-macosx.html

Hope this will be useful.


Pierre-Henri Lavigne
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