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Horizontal lines problem after capturing Mini DV

by rmurer / May 1, 2009 6:51 AM PDT

Hi all,

any help will be appreciated.

I bought a Mini DV camcoder Sony HC-52, this works fine and nice, I recorded a few tapes, played on TV and looks very well.

Now I am trying to capture this to my PC to build a few DVDs and I have the following problem:

I tried to capture with Sony Vegas, WinDV, Premiere, Canopus Edius, etc... and I always got horizontal lines, below an example:

http://www.imagenonline.com/img_a125267.jpg

I can see this lines after the video is being captured, thru firewire.

Any help on how to solve this will be appreciated.

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Look around for a setting.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 1, 2009 7:35 AM PDT
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this is normal
by chickenorfish / May 1, 2009 9:43 AM PDT

this is normal. tv are interlaced, pc monitors are not. once you burn the dvd and play it back on your tv and will be fine

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I will check
by rmurer / May 1, 2009 11:28 AM PDT
In reply to: this is normal

Thanks, I will check burning DVD

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