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Old November 17th, 2010, 02:47 PM   #1
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Progressive Playback Question

Is it true that only the HVR-Z7U and the newer Sony decks (HVRM35) can playback progressive hdv footage that is shot on these cameras? Does anyone have first hand experience with this?
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Old November 18th, 2010, 02:35 PM   #2
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The short answer is it depends how you shot it.

Here's a similar thread:

http://www.dvinfo.net/forum/sony-hvr...-playback.html

Bottom line: If you shoot p over 60i, no problem. If you shoot Native p then yes, only other cams/decks that do true progressive can play it back.
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Old November 19th, 2010, 09:14 AM   #3
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Just to add to Adam's comments, if you want to shoot progressive (which I highly recommend), then use the Memory Recording Unit instead of tape. That eliminates the incompatibility problem with older decks.
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