Tuesday, March 20 • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
The Colours of TV Displays LIMITED

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What colours do we see when we watch television? How are they created in the screen itself? Are they really true to life? In this presentation, Mike investigates how cathode ray tube screens and later flat-panel technologies create colour by the natural laws of quantum mechanics. But how closely do these colours correspond with our experiences of colour in the natural world?

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Mike Kohler

BFI National Archive
Mike leads the Video and Audio Preservation team at the BFI National Archive, responsible for digitising and restoring curatorial selections of 'at risk' audio and videotape masters for preservation, and fulfilling access requests by the media industries. Since 1985, Mike has built... Read More →

Tuesday March 20, 2018 3:00pm - 3:30pm GMT
BFI Southbank NFT3 Belvedere Rd, South Bank, London SE1 8XT