Beyond the Frame

Live Cinematically


home theater

Home Theater Thursday: Projector Screen Deep Dive


Tax Re(fun)ds

Anything new can be hard to tackle from lack of knowing where to start. It seems like forever ago since I started first looking at tv’s online but here I am three years later pumped full of knowledge and it’s been quite a ride! Some of you might be getting your tax refund check and I’ve already been asked once, “How do I decide what to buy?” I’m glad you asked..

Continue reading “Tax Re(fun)ds”

Being Smart

In my pursuit of audio and video nirvana, I’d lost sight of the practicality that I measure everything else by. I have two 175 pound subwoofers that sound absolutely incredible, but I could have spent 1000 less on two subs that were much smaller and still sound more than excellent. I had monstrous, boxy floorstanding Klipsch speakers that put out gobs of clean sound but cost 1800 a pair and only look prettier than excellent sounding speakers at considerably cheaper price points. I spent so much time thinking that if I didn’t have the best of the best, that I’d truly miss something from my home cinema experience. I was wrong.

Continue reading “Being Smart”

The Pursuit of Perfection

It’s tough to say you’re truly done working on anything, especially a hobby you love. This certainly applies to my home theater build and it will likely go on until the day I die!

Continue reading “The Pursuit of Perfection”

7.2.4 Theater Update

For those of you that are curious about my home theater or on building your own but are a little shy to ask specifics, I’ll spill some of the beans for you.

Continue reading “7.2.4 Theater Update”

DIY Home Theater

It’s fun to talk about what you could do with your home theater but it’s even more fun to actually make a plan for it! Here are a couple articles that can get you started in the right direction.

Home Theater A/V Equipment

How to Build Your Home Theater

Inspirational Photos

Low End Rumble

Google’s definition of Bass – The low-frequency output of a radio or audio system, corresponding to the bass in music.

When you think of a bombastic and brutish sound, you probably think of the bass of a song or soundtrack. It can be forward and punchy or slow and sublime.

Continue reading “Low End Rumble”

High End Audio vs Soundbar

So my spending escapades haven’t stopped with a super sweet projector and screen….it now has trickled into a little thing called audio. I guess I had to take my own advice and invest in what would finally satisfy me from both the audio and video sides of home theater.

Continue reading “High End Audio vs Soundbar”

Projector vs Big Screen TV

I am a pretty big home theater enthusiast (if you haven’t already noticed!) and I have always been looking for a really cool experience. I knew I was never going to be able to achieve that sweet spot if I stuck with a tv so I did what anyone would do, spend way too much on an awesome home theater projector and screen.

Continue reading “Projector vs Big Screen TV”

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑