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Tom Petropoulos
HPX-500 and Firestore
on Sep 10, 2008 at 3:23:36 pm

Hello,

I am considering purchasing an HPX-500 camera and I had a few questions I was wondering if you could answer for me:

1. Can I use one of the FireStore portable hard drives with the HPX-500? And if so can I use it in conjunction with the P2 cards, all recording at the same time, for a back up?

2. Can anyone tell me about the quality of recording DV50 or some other SD formats. I heard that the SD recording was not as sharp as some other camera, is this accurate?

Thanks,
Tom


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Richard Harrington
Re: HPX-500 and Firestore
on Sep 11, 2008 at 5:29:08 am

Don't believe you can use both at same time....

SD recording is fine... but I strongly recommend DV50 over DV25

Richard M. Harrington, PMP

Author: Photoshop for Video, Understanding Adobe Photoshop, and ATS:iWork


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Steve Eisen
Re: HPX-500 and Firestore
on Sep 11, 2008 at 3:14:24 pm

Yes you can record to the P2 and Firestore at the same time. I have done it with a FS-3.

You will need a FS-100 to record HD and DV 50. Standard FS-4 will record DV. The HDV Firestores are specific for those cameras.

Steve Eisen
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Chicago Final Cut Pro Users Group


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John Fishback
Re: HPX-500 and Firestore
on Sep 12, 2008 at 5:07:03 pm

Our experience with the 500 and DVCPro50 is outstanding.

John

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