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Vixia hf r300

I purchased this camcorder because it was highly recommended by a paranormal website for its night vision capabilities but I can't seem to figure it out. I purchased an Infrared light for the camcorder and it's not picking the light up. Can someone p...

Purple & Green Lines from Footage Taken on Canon XF300

Hey guys, I am currently working on a project with a Canon XF300. I have taken all the footage that I need, but when I import the files onto my Mac I am getting purple and green lines over parts of the footage (see image). When playing the footage di...

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owlwink by Apprentice
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Canon XF105 MXF Files Wrong Date Associated

The "Date Modified" on the MXF files is correct however the  "Date Created" on files from my camera is listed as December 31, 1969, and I believe this is making the date that is added to the name of my clip when ingested using Adobe Prelude wrong. An...

Audio settings while recording fireworks. Vixia 400

I have a Vixia 400. When I record fireworks it filters out all background noise and all you hear are the bangs, crackles and pows of the fireworks. Once the fireworks have stopped the background noise (music and the crowd) comes back. Is there a spec...

Cori8145 by Apprentice
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Camcorders and SDHC reliability

I have a Canon XA10 and have had numerous failures of SDHC cards.  I receive a "Memory Card Error" message and then have a choice to continue or recover.  If iI continue I lose all previous data or if I choose to recover data, not all files are recov...

Can I resize video frame?

I have the Canon Vixia HF R400, which is lovely. But the video frame is very wide and thin. Is there a way to resize the frame so that it's more square-ish, and less long, thin cinematic rectangle?

Canon Vixia HF R400 User Interface Demos

I also had fun recording (with a SONY that makes autofocus noise!) some GUI of the Canon Vixia HF R400. It's feature-rich (197pg PDF manual). Once you play around with it it makes sense and is fun to use. The Edit icon should be 'Delete' in the Index...

Canon Vixia HF R400 vs SONY HDR CX220 Video

I shot some video comparisons when I had the comarable camcorders. I like the Canon overall. Interesting how different the color is. The Canon does lean more towards yellow outdoors. Red light can be a tad pink. The SONY is a bit too sharp. The Canon...

Grey Lines appear on my film

Currently i am useing a Canon XL1S witch uses mini dv tapes. I recently went and filmed some more fottage on a tape that i preveiously used and knew was good. After i went to go upload my fotage onto my mac using a fireware to mini dv cable (Witch co...

Transfer old video to windows 8 moviemaker

Trying FOREVER to figure out how to get my old video tapes transferred to my new laptop that has windows 8 moviemaker. The camcorder is a Canon ZR45 mini dv.  I have a firewire, but the laptop is not recognizing that the device exists. Can anyone hel...

Moloney7 by Apprentice
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