Most stories don’t begin at the ending, but that’s the only place to start this one. I’ve been working to remaster Deep Space Nine for the past nine months, ever since AI-based video upscaling software...
New AI tools are giving ordinary users access to impressive image upscaling capabilities. As of today, you can do for yourself what Paramount isn’t willing to pay for.
Joel spent a month experimenting with detelecine and interlacing options, exploring what DaVinci Resolve can accomplish, and recruiting allies. Also, the DS9 DVD MPEG-2 source is really, really bad.
Joel has moved closer to a final workflow for video processing, but has a few snags still to fix. Variable Frame Rate DVDs are basically Satan if your goal is perfect frame delivery.