If I had my way all booths would still have 2 projectors, a competent projectionist and changeovers. But I gave up that fight a long time ago.
I loathe platters! The 2 booths I run still have carbon arc and reels.
The only use I have for a platter is serving a nice piece of beef or pork.
From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Lou Judson
Sent: Thursday, June 25, 2009 8:12 PM
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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Recording Innovations
Do you think it is progress with one usher running sixteen
projectors? Where are the engineers???
Lou Judson * Intuitive Audio
On Jun 25, 2009, at 12:47 PM, Robert J Hodge wrote:
> Those booths were 2 or sometimes 3 man booths in a major showplace.
> An apprentice to do rewinding in a separate rewind booth. And these
> guys did their own equipment maintenance.
> Those were the days-not that I'm against progress.