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Re: Elders Remarks on Mexico City Footage

From: Bob Shell <76750.2717@compuserve.com>
Date: Sat, 8 Nov 1997 12:33:43 -0500
Fwd Date: Sat, 08 Nov 1997 20:08:35 -0500
Subject: Re: Elders Remarks on Mexico City Footage

>Date: Tue, 4 Nov 97 13:10:55 UT
>From: "Diana Hopkins" <DDBH@classic.msn.com>
>To: "UFO UpDates - Toronto" <updates@globalserve.net>
>Subject: RE: UFO UpDate: Re: Elders Remarks on Mexico City Footage

>>>  Anyone who has attempted to film a
>>>  monitor or television knows that the scan lines of the camcorder and
>>>  the monitor do not sync.

>As anyone who has worked in Hollywood will tell you, this is
>untrue.  There are tons of tv playback done on television shows
>without seeing any lines.  There is a simple device that syncs
>the tape to film or vice versa.  The tape needs to be transferred
>at a certain speed in order to avoid the lines.

>Not a big deal.

>Diana Botsford

Sorry, but this is mumbo-jumbo.  It has nothing at all to do
with tape speed, but with the frames not synchronizing.  The
device which makes this possible creates genlock, by using
a frequency generator to synchronize the two video feeds.

I don't think these are commonly available for camcorders.
They are, of course, readily available for professional
equipment.

Bob Shell




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