Progressive Scanning and film-frame-rate

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Ron-P, Oct 10, 2001.

  1. Ron-P

    Ron-P Producer

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    I am about ready to pick-up the Panasonic RP-56 (my first Progressive Player). When over at the Panasonic site, I came across this:
     
  2. John Kotches

    John Kotches Cinematographer

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    Well this is fundamentally wrong.
    Progressive scan is 60p, regardless of whether the original frame rate of the source is 24p or 30p.
    We really do a good job of discussing this at Secrets -- check out the benchmark article on progressive scan.
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