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Old March 15th, 2007, 09:08 AM   #1
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Changing anamorphic footage to get it to DVD

I finished editing a movie i shot 24p 16:9 with the canon hx1. it is now ready to burn to dvd but when i burn it to dvd it burns full screen. can someone please give me a step by step guide by how to change this so it plays widescreen with the letterboxes. thank you.
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Old March 15th, 2007, 04:06 PM   #2
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First off, what DVD Authoring App are you using?

Basically though, regarfless of the App, you need to Encode a MPEG-2 16x9 file so that DVD players will know to flag it as widescreen natively. Each program is different though and some cannot handle 16x9.
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