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Old 2007-10-31, 09:33 AM
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Re: best way/format to transfer high def filming

Originally Posted by schmoe75
Capture it as a .avi (lossless). do your synching/editing with that file then render it to mpeg2.
Sony HD cameras (and believe that other brands too) do not record in AVI but in MPG4 AVC/H.264 format. The best results you may get with Sony Vegas, and perhaps Canopus ProCoder 3, although the last one is very costly and it's a format converter only.

BTW: forget any conversion on PC if you do not have Dual Core chip and powerful graphic card...
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