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Forum: General Discussion 02-20-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 517
Posted By ehbowen
Another Texan here. Power was out 48 hours,...

Another Texan here. Power was out 48 hours, broadband is still out, posting this via tethering to my smartphone. No frozen pipes, though...thank God for good insulation and an older home with pipes...
Forum: Edit Video, Audio 01-30-2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,308
Posted By ehbowen
Corel VideoStudio does have a "batch convert"...

Corel VideoStudio does have a "batch convert" feature, but I haven't tried using it yet.
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 01-24-2021, 11:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 323
Posted By ehbowen
See this thread from a year and a half ago...

See this thread from a year and a half ago (http://www.digitalfaq.com/forum/video-capture/9773-detailed-instructions-capturing.html) where @Sanlyn schooled me on using histograms to improve the...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 01-23-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 323
Posted By ehbowen
Pros of the original VirtualDub: Proven, very...

Pros of the original VirtualDub: Proven, very stable and reliable as long as you stick to v.1.9.11 (later versions, not so much).
Pros of VirtualDub2: Still under active development, although not by...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 01-23-2021, 07:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 323
Posted By ehbowen
Avisynth is kind of a "Master Control Program"...

Avisynth is kind of a "Master Control Program" (homage to Tron) which uses assorted plugins and scripts to work on and retouch video, frame by frame. It is NOT a GUI program, it is scripted (Although...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 01-18-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 194
Posted By ehbowen
Very possible; I've never even seen a SECAM tape....

Very possible; I've never even seen a SECAM tape. Sorry about the confusion.
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 01-18-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 194
Posted By ehbowen
VCD = Video Cassette Duplicator (a Sony SVO-965P,...

VCD = Video Cassette Duplicator (a Sony SVO-965P, but also capable of playback). With that machine I was able to confirm that the tape which my AG-1980P would only play in fits and starts was in fact...
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 01-18-2021, 12:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 194
Posted By ehbowen
I had a tape which my AG-1980P would play,...

I had a tape which my AG-1980P would play, barely, about 30 seconds at a time. I suspected it was PAL, and shortly thereafter was able to acquire a PAL VCD as an eBay special. Yep, it was PAL....
Forum: Edit Video, Audio 01-11-2021, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By ehbowen
Well, VideoStudio reads HuffyUV and Lagarith well...

Well, VideoStudio reads HuffyUV and Lagarith well enough, but it doesn't see them as exportable codecs. So I'll plan to sit down and follow your (very nice!) detailed recommendations in the near...
Forum: Edit Video, Audio 01-10-2021, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By ehbowen
For those of us who installed HuffyUV (and...

For those of us who installed HuffyUV (and Lagarith) via the install utility (and therefore probably have it in the wrong place), where do we need to look to delete the existing installed files in...
Forum: Blank Media 01-03-2021, 09:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 414
Posted By ehbowen
I hope you're trying to be helpful, but I really...

I hope you're trying to be helpful, but I really do want to hang onto a few blank tapes for testing purposes. But I'd like to purge the ones which are most likely to shed particles or otherwise do...
Forum: Blank Media 01-03-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 414
Posted By ehbowen
Which VHS tapes should I throw out?

A while back I bought an assorted lot of blank tapes off eBay for use as test tapes, etc. Some of them have programming although I haven't really looked at them, some are still in factory shrinkwrap....
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 01-01-2021, 05:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By ehbowen
The color variations are quite likely due to the...

The color variations are quite likely due to the film stock. The two major consumer film stocks produced during the heyday of Super 8 were Kodachrome and Ektachrome. Kodachrome is one of the most...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 12-30-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 230
Posted By ehbowen
Well, it was one of those bare cards sold on...

Well, it was one of those bare cards sold on eBay, without packaging or accessories, so I don't know what it was originally intended to be sold as. And it is single slot, with the two DVI connectors...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 12-29-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 230
Posted By ehbowen
Well, on my X1800 there isn't even an audio...

Well, on my X1800 there isn't even an audio connection. Physically, I mean. There are two DVI monitor ports and a 9-pin VIVO (Video-In/Video-Out) connector, and that's it. Unless there's an internal...
Forum: Blank Media 12-28-2020, 05:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By ehbowen
My semi-educated guess is that DVD/Blu-ray drives...

My semi-educated guess is that DVD/Blu-ray drives will be available new as external USB devices longer than they will as internal SATA devices (as with the floppy drives which preceded them), and the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2020, 04:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 342
Posted By ehbowen
The early Amigas were intended to use RGBi...

The early Amigas were intended to use RGBi (analog) moniitors, and predated VGA by almost two years. They used a DB-23 interface connector unique to Commodore. The Amiga was capable of generating...
Forum: Computers 12-28-2020, 04:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By ehbowen
Okay. The camera bone's connected to the NAS...

Okay.

The camera bone's connected to the NAS bone. (Surveillance Controller in a Synology RackStation)
The NAS bone's connected to the Encoder bone. (OBS encoder running on a Windows 10 PC)
...
Forum: Project Planning, Workflows 12-27-2020, 11:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 230
Posted By ehbowen
I'm just now seeing this. I have and regularly...

I'm just now seeing this. I have and regularly use a PCIe All-In-Wonder, an X1800 to be precise, and I have been very happy with its performance. But note it does NOT have any audio input capability...
Forum: Computers 12-27-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By ehbowen
How to share a live video feed between computers?

This question pertains to our (very!) small church. We have one computer, in the sound booth, which is connected to a projector and handles PowerPoint presentations with song lyrics and occasionally...
Forum: General Discussion 12-27-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 342
Posted By ehbowen
I remember seeing the transport scene in the...

I remember seeing the transport scene in the original Tron, when it came out, which was ballyhooed as the first Hollywood motion picture scene created entirely on a computer. I was a regular in the...
Forum: Encode, Convert for discs 12-22-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By ehbowen
First I've seen that recommendation; thanks for...

First I've seen that recommendation; thanks for the tip. :tiphat:
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 12-22-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By ehbowen
Um, that answer could easily be read both ways....

Um, that answer could easily be read both ways. Something a little less ambiguous?
Forum: Capture, Record, Transfer 12-22-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By ehbowen
Does capturing from LaserDisc require TBC?

I have a Pioneer CLD-V2600 LaserDisc player. The few times I have used it for capture to my AIW 8500DV I ran the output through my TBC-4000. Recently, though, I saw a poster here state that this was...
Forum: Encode, Convert for discs 12-21-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By ehbowen
Follow up... Well, after two and a half...

Follow up...

Well, after two and a half hours of "converting titles," VideoStudio warned me that there was insufficient space on the disc for the burn. Since there wasn't enough time left before...
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