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#1 George Ebersole

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Posted 31 December 2017 - 09:26 PM

For you retro-tech fans, this is pretty basic stuff for most people here, but some of the younger cinematographers might find this interesting.

 


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#2 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 12:34 AM

I feel like this guy stretched 2 minutes of content into a 10 minute video.


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#3 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 05:34 PM

gotta make  dem ad bucks somehow.


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#4 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 05:59 PM

And idiots still haven't caught on.


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#5 George Ebersole

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 07:16 PM

Well, I did say most people here would probably already know what this guy had to say.  I still found it interesting in an academic sort of way.  I'm not a big Back to the Future fan, but I liked having the details pointed out.

 

Whatever.


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#6 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 07:54 PM

I'm not critiquing the message, just the style of delivery.


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#7 George Ebersole

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 08:40 AM

More uses for VHS;

 


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#8 Tyler Purcell

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 02:42 PM

Ohh that's a cool device! I never knew anything like that existed! 


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#9 Keith Walters

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 06:47 PM

It looks suspiciously like the technology Sony used for their first Digital audio recorders, although those mostly used U-Matic tapes.


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#10 Tyler Purcell

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 10:11 PM

It looks suspiciously like the technology Sony used for their first Digital audio recorders, although those mostly used U-Matic tapes.

 

I know right? Only the Sony tech worked very well and this computer tech, I can't imagine it working very well. 


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#11 George Ebersole

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 11:38 PM

It looks suspiciously like the technology Sony used for their first Digital audio recorders, although those mostly used U-Matic tapes.

 

That's interesting.  I didn't know that.


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