Further, there’s a bit more that goes into a successful movie night than your average article implies.
You can also use the calculator to figure out the perfect spacing for the size screen you’ll be using. During a backyard movie night, however, you aren’t viewing a movie under optimum conditions. There will be ambient light of a greater or lesser degree that may or may not pollute the purity of the projected image. There might be kids running around casting shadows everywhere.Every step up from there is a huge boost and as you creep closer to 3,000 lumens you really increase the power of the projector and it becomes possible to start the movie shortly after sunset instead of waiting another 30-40 minutes for it to get much darker.