Aspect ratios

Getting To Know Aspect Ratios In Video Graphics Displays

A = x:y
A = 3840:2160 = 16:9
A computer with a typical 16:9 monitor display (Photo Credit Sanni Sahil)

Capturing Images vs. Displaying Images

An example of letterboxing (black bars on the top and bottom of the screen).
Movie theater screens have an aspect ratio of 1.85:1 (Photo Credit Tima Miroshnichenko)

Types Of Aspect Ratios

A comparison of aspect ratios 4:3, 16:9 and 1.85:1.

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