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Getting poor quality uploads to my pc from my Canon XH-A1

I'm getting very poor quality uploads from my dv tapes when I upload them with my Canon XH-A1 HDV camcorder.
I get a wavey green band at the top of the video when I play it back in windows media player.
Is this a known issue with this camcorder? How do I correct it?
I have no problems when I use my Sony FX7 for uploading.

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  • gecatgjc Jan 15, 2009

    Downloaded it and tried to use it. It wouldn't work. It wouldn't capture anything.

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You need to upgrade you ingest system. Windows Media Player(and your system card) probably can't handle the load. Try "Scenalyzer" it's economical, versatile and stable( http://scenalyzer.com/).

Posted on Jan 14, 2009

  • Pete Wilkerson
    Pete Wilkerson Jan 15, 2009

    Try uploading in SD instead of HD? Even the trial version of SCLive should capture the 1394 signal(with a watermark). I'll keep thinking and asking.

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