Letterbox Widescreen Movie Video Format Explained ThirdChoiceVideos HD – YouTube

Letterbox movie format excellently explained. Think RATIO people, width and height. Old, “square” TV format is 4:3 ratio, and celluloid film for the big screen (movies) and new widescreen HD TVs are more “rectangle”:

FILM: 1.85:1 and 2.39:1
HD TV: 16:9

Read more about it here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aspect_r…

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