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Old November 29th, 2005, 11:38 AM   #1
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Random thought. Why 30fps looks wierd.

I just noticed that 30fps looks strange to me because it looks like the footage is going to fast. Like a slight fast forward. As if 24fps (the standard) is being sped up. Of course we know thats not whats happening, but thats what it looks like.
Maybe adding a little slow motion will get rid of that look but retain the information that 2-3 pulldown 24p will lose.
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Old November 29th, 2005, 11:59 AM   #2
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Maybe 30p looks strange because its not a very common format? We see 60i and 24p nearly every day on TV. 30p is somewhat of an oddity. I wouldn't recommend messing around with slowing it down or speeding it up, unless you are doing so as an effect, because you'll lose sync with your sound.
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