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Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 05-19-2022, 12:12 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Closecall
VHS Capture, Halo effect correction?

Hello,

I am capturing VHS tapes and am using hybrid to deinterlace through Avisynth at medium with Bob at TFF, CRF18, 4:2:2 and 720x480 (working on some upscaling for viewing on TV's)
Now i am...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 05-11-2022, 02:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Closecall
My mistake. I meant 704x480. As you mentioned in...

My mistake. I meant 704x480. As you mentioned in a past post on this thread bringing it down to 704 before upscaling to 1440.
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 05-09-2022, 06:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Closecall
So that would bring it down to 704x528 and...

So that would bring it down to 704x528 and upscale to 1440, 1080 all at once?
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 05-09-2022, 11:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Closecall
Interesting. Also I wanted to ask when you...

Interesting.

Also I wanted to ask when you do your video conversion down and then up for 720x480 --> 704x480 --> 1440x1080
Are you just using the normal resize or are you using the resize tool...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 05-05-2022, 02:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Closecall
Thank you for the reply so fast. I am...

Thank you for the reply so fast.

I am assuming the settings you're using are the ones for your program and not Hybrid correct?
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 05-04-2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Closecall
To do this in Hybrid, go to Cropping and tick...

To do this in Hybrid, go to Cropping and tick both boxes "Force Input PAR" and "Force Output PAR"- type in 8x9, this is MPEG-2 NTSC DVD ratio, but it's also appropriate for SD AVC files. When you do...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 05-04-2022, 09:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Closecall
Do you ever do any post work on your videos? If...

Do you ever do any post work on your videos? If so do you do it before deinterlacing/upscaling?
And also do you have a program of choice for it?

I am very used to using Adobe Premiere but adobe...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 04-28-2022, 04:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Closecall
This thread was exactly what I was looking for...

This thread was exactly what I was looking for but had a couple questions to add to it.

1. Every change made (resizing or other video edits) should be done on separate passes when using hybrid...
Forum: Encode, Convert for streaming 04-14-2022, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,033
Posted By Closecall
I also am in this boat but in NTSC. I did some...

I also am in this boat but in NTSC. I did some renders with the settings LordSmurf showed from his screenshots but the movement looks strange like it has a shadowed image following behind the...
Forum: Encode, Convert for streaming 04-13-2022, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By Closecall
If I may ask, what settings are you using for...

If I may ask, what settings are you using for deinterlacing? I have been a similar setup however I am running VirtualDub on a 98 machine and then bringing it over to my modern machine to deinterlace...
Forum: Edit Video, Audio 04-11-2022, 02:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 389
Posted By Closecall
I had bad luck with Topaz software myself. Given...

I had bad luck with Topaz software myself. Given it is a nice and simple process to get a deinterlaced video, it was not worth the quality loss I saw personally every time I tried it.

Has anyone...
Forum: Edit Video, Audio 04-09-2022, 11:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 389
Posted By Closecall
With that said, what is the best way to go about...

With that said, what is the best way to go about it? I appreciate the response and the information. I have read that it is often recommended not to upscale above 720p, haven't heard reasons why much...
Forum: Edit Video, Audio 04-08-2022, 05:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 389
Posted By Closecall
Upscaling 480i VHS for modern 4K TVs?

With the technical knowledge now in 2022, what is the best way (hardware or software, understanding that hardware is the preferred method) to upscale a 480i video (VHS capture), so it looks as good...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 04-08-2022, 05:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 50
Posted By Closecall
Selur Hybrid install issue?

Hello Everyone,

I have been attempting to install Hybrid on my editing machine and keep on running into an error when the file creation begins. The Error Prompt is tell me it cannot copy the files...
Forum: Restore, Filter, Improve Quality 04-07-2022, 06:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By Closecall
Selur Hybrid install, cannot copy, out of memory?

Hello Everyone,

I have been attempting to install Hybrid on my editing machine and keep on running into an error when the file creation begins. The Error Prompt is tell me it cannot copy the...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-29-2022, 11:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 148
Posted By Closecall
Mitsubishi HS-HD2000U on screen display?

I have noticed that the Mitsubishi HS-HD2000u throws up numbers and markers when starting play, stopping etc. and it is being recorded when i use VirtualDub. I have a tape that starts straight away...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-28-2022, 11:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By Closecall
Strange line towards top of videotape recording?

I was recording a RCA T-120SHG VHS tape when I noticed a strange line towards the top of the recording in VirtualDub. The first 50 minutes of the tape played great and stable. Then all of a sudden a...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-25-2022, 11:48 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
Thank you for this perfect explanation that helps...

Thank you for this perfect explanation that helps to answer my question. Is it true then when ANY format of "tape", i e. VHS, S-VHS, Beta, Hi8, Digital-8, etc., is originally recorded that the Y/C...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-24-2022, 04:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
With all this said, knowing that there are...

With all this said, knowing that there are S-video machines out there, through some more digging and research it does appear that base Betamax tapes would not benefit from S-video. How they were...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-23-2022, 06:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
Thank you very much! Also it makes perfect sense....

Thank you very much! Also it makes perfect sense. Its about Risk. Everything great requires risks and leaps. Everyone thought facebook marketing would be a joke until billions of eyes were on it...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-23-2022, 05:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
Thats a great quote! I also greatly appreciate...

Thats a great quote! I also greatly appreciate the advice and knowledge you've shared with me here.

On a forward note, I did test the theory of going from Composite to the TBC, Out via S-Video...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-23-2022, 05:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
I greatly appreciate this point of view as it is...

I greatly appreciate this point of view as it is 100% correct and makes very good sense. However, I do want to be able to produce the best possible quality I can get and that's what I've been digging...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-23-2022, 05:03 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
That is a very valid point haha. I just always...

That is a very valid point haha. I just always assume someone has to know more than me and can save me the time doing all the experimenting when it's already been done.
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-23-2022, 04:28 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
Does anyone have any knowledge on if you go out...

Does anyone have any knowledge on if you go out composite from beta into the TBC composite, then going out S-video into the AIW? Will there be signal issues or any quality loss? Pros or Cons of...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 03-23-2022, 01:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 722
Posted By Closecall
Thank you!

Thank you!
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