Comparison between R1 and R2 Princess Mononoke

First created on 23rd Feb 2002.
18th Apr 2003: added thumbnails.
5th Aug 2003: use CSS.
3rd Jan 2004: use CSS for most elements.
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I was very disappointed when I got my R2 Princess Mononoke. I felt its image quality is below the R1. It has visible edge enhancement and a huge overscan.

I had to wait for several months before I got the R1 disc back from my friend to do the comparison. Well, here it is at last!

Judge these scenes for yourself:

These images are captured using WinDVD 3.1. They are converted from bmp to jpeg using Photoshop 6.0. No manipulation is done. JPEG quality is 9, baseline optimised.