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It all worked like a charm. Analog composite or S-video only Format s: I would have to say, however, that the standard bundle’s software is more “second-tier”. I would not recommend using LCD displays since colors shift drastically depending on your viewing angle and their color reproduction isn’t as good as a CRT. While the MovieStar capture and editing software would make a professional cringe is was serviceable and did the simple tasks that it was capable of quite well.

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The Pinnacle DV Plus is about as tightly integrated with Premier 6 as you can get, putting the system squarely in the realm of a near-professional system.

You boaard even find that a properly calibrated monitor looks ‘funny’ or too dark. It’s an education in video editing. Setting your white balance correctly saves time and frustration when it comes time to edit and opens up artistic options in the field. WindowsME, and I’ll warn you now.

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I can’t say much for the UI design since some of the basic features a hidden on slide out panels but the manual xv500 you through the processes efficiently. LCDs are great for CAD and most other applications but they just don’t cut it for serious video work. In this part we’ll get down to some system specifics and then take a look at a handful of capture systems out there and how they stack up.

Matrox is presently working with both these manufacturers to help resolve this issue. Dg500 image was beautiful.


DV Shower Commode

Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Second, get fast drives.

Pinnacle System’s DVExpert diagnostics utility useful for testing system performance. Other Pinnacle products that I’ve tested worked great and didn’t have these problems so boar likely this is a one-time, one-product situation. Pinnacle has always been at the forefront of affordable, real-time digital video in this new age of Voard editing.

It was necessary, however, to change the overlay mode to Primary Surface in order to get on-screen video onto our computer monitor.

DV-500 Shower Commode £ 295.00

While the descriptions on the box and their print materials make a big deal of the real-time native DV video editing with 3D effects, not boarx of the effects are realtime.

Drive manufacturers tend to play fast and loose with their published specifications. In particular, the audio mixer functions worked smoothly. The DV device control navigated us to the head of the clip and let us set in- and out-times. If you want to invest in a DV Plus I would go so far as to recommend buying a complete, pre-installed system from a VAR or dealer who knows their way around a video capture system.

I tried cleaning the system the best I could, disabling as many things as I could, and moving the board from slot booard slot but even after dozens of re-boots, manual driver installs, and a few blue-screen’s-of-death I still couldn’t get it to work properly. The capture quality was nearly flawless.

The system I used was more at the top of the x range with a 1. Capture quality Software bundle Ease of installation Ability to deal with problems such as difficult scenes, extra-large files, lost sync, etc.


Pinnacle DV500 PLUS Video Capture Board and Editing Software Review

The Sonic package is good although the documentation is nonexistent and it takes some playing around with, but again, it wasn’t designed for professionals. Introduction So, if you’ve read Building a Digital Video Capture System – Part I you should have a general idea about the issues involved with building your own digital video capture setup. Evaluation, Continued Now I ain’t stupid when it comes to installing hardware and software – I’ve been doing this sort of thing for years – but if I have trouble with something then the odds are pretty good that most other people out there are going to have worse problems.

You have entered an incorrect email address! The software bundle I was using the HP Platinum version was very strong in all areas and included professional or at least prosumer level packages.

boardd To be fair, I’ve heard that other people had no problems whatsoever and that the DV Plus works flawlessly on a wide range of systems and configurations. LE software, threw together a quick DVD title with menu buttons linking the clip, and ran the emulator.

The test video I shot was purposely done breaking every rule in the book to see how the systems would compensate. Dazzle Digital Video Creator II, Continued Dazzle’s included effects note the consumer oriented borad such as vacations and birthdays.

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