Re: [stella] My demo...

Subject: Re: [stella] My demo...
From: Sark <ian.primus@xxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 29 May 2001 06:59:16 -0500
I've actually noticed a difference in color between my heavy sixer and my Coleco
Gemini (Atari clone) and the 4-switch. Is there something that causes the colors
to differ? Is this just a problem with the old TV I use for the systems? Or are my
systems just a victim of NTSC - Never Twice Same Color?

Ian Primus

Joe Grand wrote:

> At 07:37 PM 5/28/2001 -0300, Gonzalo wrote:
> > > As for the colours, the one you chose for the water is torquise, which
> > > is somewhere in the middle between green and blue. Chosing the 'real'
> > > colours for the emulator is quite difficult, since the colours can be
> > > tuned in the VCS, on the TV, and on the PC monitor. So what you see
> > > on your TV and on your monitor is pretty much different for everyone else.
> >
> ><snip>
> >I use z26 because its colors are exactly the same colors that I remember
> >from my old 2600 (not atari, a clone). Since I don't have a Supercharger, I
> >can't see the colors on a real 2600... I'll trust z26 :)
> I've compared the colors with z26 1.45, StellaX 1.1.3a, and my
> TV/Supercharger setup, and z26 and the TV are extremely close (if not
> exact) matches.. StellaX is WAY off, which is unfortunate, since that's
> what I've been using for my game writing.. :/
> Maybe it's time I used z26.. ;)
> Joe
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