Microphone Screen at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > Canon EOS / MXF / AVCHD / HDV / DV Camera Systems > Canon HDV and DV Camera Systems > Canon XH Series HDV Camcorders

Canon XH Series HDV Camcorders
Canon XH G1S / G1 (with SDI), Canon XH A1S / A1 (without SDI).


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old July 8th, 2007, 08:45 PM   #1
Tourist
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Orlando, Florida
Posts: 3
Microphone Screen

I received my A1 about a week ago. It wasn't till the last few days that I was able to mess around with it. Now I reall haven't shot with the camera yet just I have been reading the manual and becoming familiar with the menu system. Today I saw that some of the paint on the microphone screen had some how came off. I have not dropped or rubbed this camera against anything...My question is this something normal? If so, how do you to corret it. I am thinking of perhaps exchanging the camera.
Richard Penuela is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 8th, 2007, 09:09 PM   #2
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Longwood, Florida
Posts: 71
Richard,

Hello from a neighbor. I live in Orlando as well (actually Longwood, but close enough). I scratched my mic screen the day I received my A1 and even though it wasn't a big deal I was pretty bummed. :(

I grabbed a black permanent marker and touched it up. Looks great! Not sure if yours is too scratched up for this to work but on mine... You can't even tell where I scratched it. :)

Stacy
Stacy Dudley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 9th, 2007, 08:24 AM   #3
Tourist
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Orlando, Florida
Posts: 3
Stacey,

Hey there neighbor....Yea my boss lives in that side of town! I guess I could try doing the magic marker thing. I knew about the play the microphone has, just didn't know that the mic screen was prone to the paint falling/peeling. I have been the only one handling the camera and have been doing so very careful.

-Richie
Richard Penuela is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Professional Video
(800) 833-4801
Portland, OR

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Z.G.C.
(973) 335-4460
Mountain Lakes, NJ

Abel Cine Tech
(888) 700-4416
N.Y. NY & L.A. CA

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > Canon EOS / MXF / AVCHD / HDV / DV Camera Systems > Canon HDV and DV Camera Systems > Canon XH Series HDV Camcorders

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



Google
 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:07 AM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2017 The Digital Video Information Network