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Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 04-02-2021, 03:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By keaton
Hello Regarding capture quality, the forum...

Hello

Regarding capture quality, the forum boasts of a certain genre of ATI capture cards with a particular chipset that is excellent at capturing analog video. I followed that advice and cannot...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-14-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By keaton
Forum recommends using Virtualdub 1.9.11,...

Forum recommends using Virtualdub 1.9.11, download is here http://www.digitalfaq.com/forum/video-conversion/1727-virtualdub-filters-pre.html#post9485. The guide for Virtualdub capture is here...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 02-18-2021, 11:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By keaton
Assuming it behaves the same as the US AG-1980...

Assuming it behaves the same as the US AG-1980 model (or so many other Panasonic models, for that matter), press either the tracking + or - button on the front panel (no other buttons are involved)...
Forum: Encode, Convert for streaming 01-13-2021, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By keaton
After a good night's sleep and a bit of review. I...

After a good night's sleep and a bit of review. I assume you are capturing at 720 x 576 for PAL. If so, the same idea of cropping a total of 16 pixels off the left and right edges to create 704 x 576...
Forum: Encode, Convert for streaming 01-12-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By keaton
This thread...

This thread http://www.digitalfaq.com/forum/video-conversion/10604-keeping-422-final.html#post68523 shows a sample ffmpeg command line for 4:2:2 H.264 (mp4), if you are only looking for an x264...
Forum: Video Hardware Repair 12-11-2020, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 338
Posted By keaton
Refurbished AG-1980 drifting chroma on EP tapes?

I struggled a bit with whether to post this in the Capture or Hardware Repair section. My main question is whether this hardware has a glitch, and not if I have some capture setup issue. Feel free to...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 07-04-2020, 11:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 700
Posted By keaton
Yes, some plugins do expand levels so the output...

Yes, some plugins do expand levels so the output min/max is smaller/larger than the input min/max. I guess you have 2 options: 1.) apply levels again after all plugins that effect levels are used, or...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 06-14-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 461
Posted By keaton
Hello, and welcome! Thanks for being a premium...

Hello, and welcome! Thanks for being a premium member.

YUY2 is how you should capture. Lagarith is fine. it supports same color spaces as Huffyuv (YUY2 for 4:2:2, YV12 for 4:2:0) and is a bit more...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 05-08-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By keaton
Hello, and welcome! According to lordsmurf's...

Hello, and welcome!

According to lordsmurf's post in VCR Buying Guide, your model sort of has line TBC ability such as anti-tearing....
Forum: Blank Media 04-23-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By keaton
Library Of Congress research: Why tape baking works?

https://www.morressier.com/article/towards-understanding-thermal-remediation-degraded-archival-reeltoreel-audio-tapes/5e736c6bcde2b641284abb13?

Link has a PDF and associated mp4 time lapse video....
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 04-19-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 420
Posted By keaton
Sorry you're having such trouble. I know Windows...

Sorry you're having such trouble. I know Windows can easily get in a bad state, as jwillis stated. It's been 13 months since I did all of this, but I'll try to recount and give a concise list of what...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 04-16-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By keaton
The recommended ATI AIW cards only had driver...

The recommended ATI AIW cards only had driver support up to Windows XP. This is the primary reason for having to stay with XP for capture rigs. Although, if you were to use the often recommended...
Forum: General Discussion 04-13-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,230
Posted By keaton
Hello! Thanks for being a premium member! ...

Hello! Thanks for being a premium member!

I'm not an expert, but the type of content you are likely to find on U-matic tapes is from those who were in video production. So things like TV news,...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,580
Posted By keaton
This thread certainly took a fork in the road....

This thread certainly took a fork in the road. Most amusing reading. Laughed out loud a few times. :laugh2: Even in such somber times, laughter remains essential. So thank you for that!

I cut the...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-30-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By keaton
Do a forum search on "feathering", and you'll see...

Do a forum search on "feathering", and you'll see a few discussions on this about JVC models. This also happened to me with a JVC I acquired, but resolved it by adjusting my alignment of the video...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 02-26-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By keaton
The settings in sanlyn's post in the capture...

The settings in sanlyn's post in the capture guide are an example, which he used for his particular setup, which is dependent on all components in your capture chain. His choice of tape player, TBC,...
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 757
Posted By keaton
Gear can be very expensive and is not easily...

Gear can be very expensive and is not easily replaced. Spending a bit more to protect it from the unexpected is a very wise move.

Not an expert, haven't done a lot of research. But I did spend...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 01-29-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 764
Posted By keaton
You've been reading the forum, and have some...

You've been reading the forum, and have some great gear! :congrats:

Some thoughts from what I've read on the forum. Perhaps you have already read some of this advice in the forum.

MPEG-2 15...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 12-10-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 914
Posted By keaton
The YUV "safe" range of 16-235 and the RGB range...

The YUV "safe" range of 16-235 and the RGB range of 0-255 has been described in many posts over the years on this forum. Here's a link to a couple of sanlyn posts describing with maybe some different...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 11-18-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 639
Posted By keaton
You mention capturing with Lagarith codec. Try...

You mention capturing with Lagarith codec. Try capturing with HuffYUV instead. That is most often suggested on this forum, I believe because Lagarith is more CPU intensive and may impact the...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 11-14-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By keaton
Sorry, homefire, didn't realize you posted a...

Sorry, homefire, didn't realize you posted a response a week ago now. I'll try to respond as best I can.

The amount of separate filter entries I used was not necessarily required. Not too much...
Forum: Video Hardware Repair 11-08-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 822
Posted By keaton
It has been said many times on the forum that...

It has been said many times on the forum that this is a feature that is poorly named and misleading, and should be disabled. If you search on this in forum, you'll probably find more, but here is an...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 11-07-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By keaton
Thanks for the compliment, sanlyn! I'm still...

Thanks for the compliment, sanlyn! I'm still pretty new to this stuff, and feel I have a lot to learn, as I've only color corrected a few hours of video so far. So hearing positive feedback from you...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 11-04-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By keaton
Here's a really quick and dirty shot at this with...

Here's a really quick and dirty shot at this with Virtualdub filters hue/saturation/intensity (1.2), ColorMill, Color Camcorder Denoise 1.7, and ColorTools (I think all of these are included in...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 11-03-2019, 11:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By keaton
There are a wealth of threads in this forum on...

There are a wealth of threads in this forum on using Virtualdub filters such as ColorMill, Gradation Curves, and Hue/Saturation/Intensity to adjust video, and using the ColorTools filter to analyze...
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