Happy HD100 owner - Page 2 at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > JVC ProHD & MPEG2 Camera Systems > JVC GY-HD Series Camera Systems

JVC GY-HD Series Camera Systems
GY-HD 100 & 200 series ProHD HDV camcorders & decks.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old April 19th, 2006, 10:52 PM   #16
Regular Crew
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Renton, WA
Posts: 25
Joyce, thank you I have found the link to Paolo cam settings, I want to try'em on sunday in church (we create DVD's of almost each service) and the lighting is kinda ok. So we'll see.
By the way, I also want to start production company soon and I amd buying my third camera HD100 at the end of this month.

does anybody think buying th br-hd50 is a good idea, 'cause I can get a package price from B&H?
Andrey Sherbina is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 19th, 2006, 11:38 PM   #17
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Santa Cruz, CA
Posts: 1,116
Originally Posted by Jonathan Ames
Hey Joyce. The settings you're referring to are at http://www.paolociccone.com/hd100-calibration-2.html. We tried them and they'ree pretty good but as you said, everyone's cameras and your eyes are different but these are a good starting point. I'd also highly recommend getting and using a CamAlign Front Box HD Standard (www.dsclabs.com)
Thank to you and all the others for mentioning my configuration. Your advice about getting a DSC chart is dead on the money. It is hard to describe before trying it but a professional chart will really improve the quality of your images. While it might be a little overwhelming at the beginning, you will find uses for it all the time and you will get more and more familiar. It's no different from other tools, including the HD100. At first it's intimidating, you then learn how to control it and then how to use it. A camera like the HD100 definitely benefits from this kind of treatment.
Paolo http://www.paolociccone.com
Demo Reel
Paolo Ciccone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 19th, 2006, 11:44 PM   #18
Regular Crew
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 42
Thanks Paolo. As for the BR-50, I looked at that and the JVC CU-VH1 and opted for the VH-1. It saved me more than $1000 and does the same thing the BR-50 does. As far as I can tell, the difference is in the carriage system and heads. I thought there would be others but JVC couldn't come up with any and the VH-1 has an LCD and is battery powered.
Joyce Mahoney is offline   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

Omega Broadcast
(512) 251-7778
Austin, TX

(973) 335-4460
Mountain Lakes, NJ

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

(800) 238-8480
Glendale, 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 > JVC ProHD & MPEG2 Camera Systems > JVC GY-HD Series Camera Systems

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:08 AM.

DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2015 The Digital Video Information Network