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IMDB has this information. According the linked page from 1963 to 1985 they used 16mm film for exterior (outdoor) scenes and location shots which I believe means non-studio shots. Video was used for interior shots. The BBC was known for shooting video indoors and film outdoors.


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The first part of this answer might be better suited as a comment but what's the deal with those screenshots? It's like they've been upscaled and possibly modified from the original source video. To answer this question more objectively it would help to have 1:1 screenshots in PNG format. This means no upscaling or downscaling. If you have mpv installed you ...


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Since @Mario has addressed the question in-universe, I thought I'd discuss the real-world origins. As Wikipedia notes with a now invalid link to a 1970 internal memo, The Master's title was deliberately chosen by producer Barry Letts and script editor Terrance Dicks because, like the Doctor, it was a title conferred by an academic degree. The brief given in ...


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Most Time Lords seen during both the classic episodes as well as the new series seem to have adapted to using these titles with a few rare exceptions, like Rassillion. Some are even clear titles being assigned, like President. Although - as noted in the comments - Classic Who has a significant number of Time Lords addressed by name, too. As such this ...


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This is a variation of Flater's answer about the universe "preventing" the paradox. At first I was going to comment that it requires a sort of "God" or "Deus Ex Machina" to intervene on behalf of the plot. But think of it slightly differently: Quantum physics tells us that there is an inherent randomness in the universe. Maybe ...


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I'm ignoring the accusation that these shots "look bad" which is pure opinion. I actually quite like the first ones, the second is just 'standard fayre' for this type of shot. These are artistic decisions, made by the director or director of photography, and in no way are due to tape-fail, generational loss or poor film stock. They are conscious ...


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