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Old January 9th, 2009, 07:58 AM   #1
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Another Neo HDV to Neo HD question

I'm in the middle of a documentary, and I have a large number of 1440 x 1080 8 bit files from Neo HDV. If I upgrade to Neo HD, would there be any upside to converting those original avi files to 1920 x 1080 10 bit files? And if I do, I'm assuming that the Vegas veg would just reference the new files and pull them into Vegas as if they were the original files.
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Old January 9th, 2009, 11:42 AM   #2
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Some definitely prefer to work with square pixel gained with 1920x1080 post, while you don't gain more detail from up-res source, you do gain more headroom and an easier effects workflow. A secondary benefit to running a 1920x1080 timeline means you post elements, graphic, fx, titles all have 33% more resolution what will show in a filmout or blu-ray master. You should make the jump to 1920x1080 for your next project. I'm not sure how Vegas handles if the source changes size mid project -- do some test first.
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