What does “LD” and “MD” mean?

Posted on January 28, 2013. Filed under: Definitions | Tags: , , |

The LD tag stands for Line Dubbed, a term for pirate copies with an audio track, which has been ripped from the line out connection of a projector. Source

An example:
21.Jump.Street.2012.FRENCH.R5.LD.XViD-SERUM

The MD tag stands for Mic Dubbed. An example:
21.Jump.Street.R5.MD.German.XViD-CIS

Wikipedia articles explaining the situation in Germany:
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Line_Dubbed
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mic_Dubbed

Read Full Post | Make a Comment ( None so far )

What does “LINE” mean?

Posted on August 2, 2008. Filed under: Definitions | Tags: |

“Line” relates to the source of the audio for the release, which is typically recorded from the headphone output in a cinema, then dubbed over an existing video source from another country. The result is a better quality audio stream than perhaps a cam might have.

If anyone has any clearer information, let us know!

Read Full Post | Make a Comment ( 4 so far )

Liked it here?
Why not try sites on the blogroll...