vegas pro 9.0 and AVCHD lite
i'm interested in getting the panasonic zs3 (tz7 in america) digcam mostly for the ability to zoom while recording HD video, plus it seems like a good digicamera.
been reading how it records video with the AVCHD lite codec and also how it 'can' b difficult to edit.
since i've just started using vegas pro 9 (used pinnacle earlier but have outgrown it) i'm wondering what others do when in a similar situation???
do u need to convert the video FIRST, then import it into vegas and what are the best settings to output your final edit for best results?
i just don't want to buy the digicam and then realize its a real pain in the butt to edit the video.
ps, i get the feeling i've opened up a can of worms here with the pro's using vegas so please go gentle, i'm a total n00b to vegas
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