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  • Sat, Mar 3 2018 12:41 AM

    • JlintonM
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    MCF not finding my HD VCR

    Having just downloaded MCF, spent several hours trying to open DVCAM footage within the program - without success to this point.

    The user video pretty much glosses over the specifics of connection, and source doesn't reveal my camcorder. Figure it's got to be simple, but it's certainly not obvious.

    Can someone advise me please?

  • Sat, Mar 3 2018 3:13 PM In reply to

    • Marianna
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    Re: MCF not finding my HD VCR

    Check out the features this supports.

    http://resources.avid.com/SupportFiles/attach/MC_FirstUserGuide.pdf

    Project formats:

    SD PAL, SD NTSC, 720, 1080

    Frame rates         23.978p, 24p, 25i, 30i/p, 50i/p, 59.94i/p   No progressive support for SD rasters

    Native compression           JFIF, DV, ProRes (encode on Mac only), XDCAM, AVC-I, IMX, DNxHD, XAVC-L, AVC-LongG, J2K

    Color spaces         601/709

    QuickTime (.mov) formats                Limited: H.264, DNxHD, PCM, WAV

    96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

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  • Tue, Mar 6 2018 11:44 PM In reply to

    • tommix
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    Re: MCF not finding my HD VCR

    I think he wants to connect -- firewire ? -- his vcr to mcf. I assume that's not possible with mcf.

     

    Also strange--dvcam is sd not hd.

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