Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Capturing way too dark!

  1. #1

    Default Capturing way too dark!

    Im having trouble capturing footage off my camera to my pc. I have tried using both adobe premiere and windows movie maker and both end up with same result. When i capture video it shows up on the computer way too dark. I can brealy make anything out. However, as its capturing I can clearly watch it on the camera's screen. I can't figure out what to do to fix this problem.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Location
    Kent
    Posts
    11,514
    Blog Entries
    24

    Default

    Somone posted a similar problem on the old forums. An archive of the thread can be found here: http://www.marcpeters.co.uk/videoedi...oftware281.htm

    You might also want to check out this link for gamma corrections: http://www.scarse.org/adjust/

  3. #3

    Default

    However that thread did not solve anyones problem. Gama is not the issue :( I wish it was. Was just hoping there was new leads on what is causing the issue.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Location
    Kent
    Posts
    11,514
    Blog Entries
    24

    Default

    Are you using Firewire of analogue - if the latter, check your leads - this may be the root of your problem.

    What are your video overlay settings like - i.e how do DVDs etc play on your PC? If they play fine, you can def rule out anything to do with your PC settings and isolate it to the capture process.

    Sorry if this sounds a tad lame, but I've learned the hard way that it's best to try and isolate the problem by asking dumb questions

Similar Threads

  1. Help with dark videos
    By nonnyp in forum Blu Ray, DVD, SVCD and VCD authoring
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 10-24-2006, 11:58 AM
  2. fix a dark recording
    By Washburn in forum Adobe Premiere, Premiere Elements, and After Effects
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 09-07-2006, 09:31 PM
  3. Too Dark To See
    By Mike Thorpe in forum User Videos
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-13-2006, 09:07 AM
  4. filming in the dark.
    By jeffro in forum Technology advice and tips
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 08-21-2004, 06:36 AM
  5. Problem with dark MPG files
    By sinthetikdevil in forum General video editing software help and advice
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-25-2004, 08:01 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •