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Ingemar BerglundJagged lines
by on Apr 28, 2015 at 5:22:01 am


I'm an editing noob going through clips filmed with an old D7 and see jagged lines everywhere. On horizons, mountain crests etc etc.. Am I right assuming this is some form of aliasing?

I'm switching cameras (tell myself it's not too late) to avoid this but I have way too much filmed for this project to throw all I've done away.

Does anyone have any tips on how to at least soften these artifacts a bit in post editing?

Thanks a lot


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Joe Barta IVRe: Jagged lines
by on Apr 28, 2015 at 1:32:56 pm

Right click on a clip in the sequence, select Field Options...
Then select Always Deinterlace
See if that helps.

If it is an interlacing problem then you can do a batch of clips at once in a Bin.
Select the clips you want to deinterlace
Right click and select Modify > Interpret Footage...
In the pop up box under Field Order select Conform to:
Select No Fields (Progressive Scan)


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Ingemar BerglundRe: Jagged lines
by on May 2, 2015 at 9:48:25 am


Thanks a lot for your suggestion!

I tried this on a couple of clips and nothing happened.
Since the problem is there even before importing them to premiere, the problem might be something else?



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Ann BensRe: Jagged lines
by on May 3, 2015 at 10:36:18 am

Make sure the sequence setting matches the footage.
If its interlaced footage make the timeline interlaced.

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Ingemar BerglundRe: Jagged lines
by on May 4, 2015 at 3:35:15 pm


How do I know if the footage is interlaced?

I assumed these are dslr-artifacts (like aliasing, moire etc)

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