Originally Posted by Jason Bodnar
I have a Mac Book Pro which I use for dumping footage via expresscard slot to my Lacie FW800 external drive which I hook up to my Mac Pro for editing and it saves me the $$ for the reader which is not very fast... and I do not have to use camera. Very fast process!!
One of my concerns is: how do I ingest into my desktop if the laptop drops dead. I don't want to be left with no method, other than teathering, to ingest when my MBP runs out of steam.
I get by fine with the SxS cards I have, so I'm not looking to try the alternative solutions of MxR etc