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Old December 5th, 2014, 07:53 AM   #1
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Drop Frame or Non Drop Frame?

Hi All,

Probably a dumb question but I'm new to shooting with the GH4 and DSLR style cameras. Anyways here it is. If I'm shooting in progressive do I need to set my camera to drop frame or does it even matter?

Thanks in advance,
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Old December 5th, 2014, 11:14 AM   #2
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Re: Drop Frame or Non Drop Frame?

From a practical perspective it shouldn't matter.
However, if you are recording with multiple cameras (or a separate audio recording) you should probably make sure that they are all set the same!
Of course if your client asks specifically for either drop or non-drop you should comply as well...
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Old December 5th, 2014, 12:56 PM   #3
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Thanks Dave.
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