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Resolved! Video Recording in a Theater

I am using a Canon VIXIA HF G10 camcocrder and I am looking for helpful hints and suggestions on how to avoid overexposed video recordings when recording stage productions at my local high school.  Sometimes the lights they use are so bright that fac...

BHAllen by Apprentice
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HF R68 accessing features

Hi everyone. I purchased 2 Legria HF R68. 1. I have mounted them on rotating motor on height. 2. I have used AV 3.5mm jack as video output which I need to get on my screen. Now, I need to access them from below or from distance, for that wifi option ...

Frame Rate issue of MTS file

I have a Canon Vixia HF M500.  I have always used the AVCHD setting while recording so that I can create high quality DVDs as well as compress in post production to upload to the internet.  I have taken a two year break from video production, but now...

new mic for xl1

I have a Canon XL1 which I have used primarily for visuals. Now I need to record sound with it as well, but the mic is not so brilliant. Does anyone have any advice to offer on alternatives? It is for documenting theatre, so portability and moving de...

jrllsls by Apprentice
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upgrade from HDR CX260v

I was wondering if there was any camcorder out there that is a better camcorder overall than the HDR CX260v from Sony. I used to be Pro Sony all the way but now that I know of Canon and even Panasonic for that matter, I'm looking into getting another...

Canon XL2 field monitor connection.

I have purchased a Free World 7" monitor to use with the XL2 camera and I cannot seem to be able to get a signal out to the monitor. I am using the RCA Video out to mini jack which goes into the monitor but all I get is "No Signal."  I feel that I am...

External mic help

Hiya guys I've purchased a canon legria hf r606 camcorder and I'm really struggling with wind noise on the audio,My question is I know there is no mic socket but can I use the mini USB port instead and attach a GoPro style external mic?Thanks

Ecc by Apprentice
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Vixia HF r50 external mic not working

I specifically bought this camera because of the mic input. When I finally got a Sony ECM-CS3 lavalier mic I plugged it into the camera and no audio is picked up atl, even loud noises.I see the mic input meter come up on the screen but it stays at 0 ...

Record button response time

Hi folks, I have a canon XHA1 tape camcorder and I have been filming weddings and events successfully for the past 6 years. When I am filming people chatting, i film them for between 5-7 seconds to establish the shot. I am editing a wedding that I di...

FS200 video recorder, external monitor

I would like to make a close-up video, assembly of small parts on a table top, and cannot get the recorder where I can see the built-in screen to verify the framing.  Can I attach either a laptop or external monitor for this purpose?  If not, is ther...

skeath by Apprentice
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Canon XF100 - Canon XF Utility - Sony Vegas?

Is it possible to edit Canon XF100 .MFX files using Sony Vegas (Movie Studio HD Platinum 10)?  Will the .MFX files first need to be converted to some other format, or can Sony Vegas edit without conversion?  If a conversion is needed, does Canon's XF...

EGS by Apprentice
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Resolved! Legria HF-G30 camcorder compatibility with WD-H58W lens.

Hi all, I own a Legria HF-G10 camcorder with a WD-H58W wide converter lens.Now I'd like to change my cam with the new Legria HF-G30.Will I can continue using the WD-H58W with the HF-G30 camcorder or will I be forced to buy the WA-H58 lens as suggeste...

manganio by Apprentice
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