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February 21, 2010 at 4:05 PM #47828AnonymousInactive
I’m not too sure how I should have my sequence settings when using either HD or DV in 16:9 footage shot on my sony hdr-hc1 also what capture settings should I use? I’d greatly appreciate it if someone could get back to me on this
August 20, 2011 at 1:39 AM #196782deviantfotograferParticipant
I have the HDR-HC3 and have the same problems, I have final cut pro 4 and cant get it to capture the video from the camera, anyone have any ideas???
August 20, 2011 at 1:13 PM #196783D0nParticipant
ok you guys will prolly hate me for this but here goes…
I use imovie for importing and organizing, then FCE for editing.
Behind the scenes, imovie simply is using Apple pro res, as far as I’m able to tell. I then export to xml and import the xml file into FCE when needed.
I guess that is why the new Final Cut Pro looks like such an obvious route to go for me….
But in final cut, I have imported footage right off my hdr hc1 directly into FCE but using the easy set up option that matches the setup I recorded with, usually hdv, 1080i 60, if that helps, if I recall, FCE was tempermental at controlling the camera, and I simply manually rewound the film, pressed play on camera and started the import in FCE which was why I resorted to using imovie in the first place, it simply worked easier.
August 21, 2011 at 12:21 AM #196784deviantfotograferParticipant
thanks for your comment, I will have to try the easy setup in FCP!!!!
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