RE: Transferring 3/4" to 1/2"

Threatt, Monique L (mthreatt@indiana.edu)
Mon, 2 Dec 2002 12:47:14 -0800 (PST)

Thanks Gary.

I don't mean to seem overly ambitious here and not to put you on the
spot (it's only because I respect your opinion so much) but can you also
address my concern. See note below.

>From Gary...
Nothing is cut and dried, Monique... I think the 16mm comment may have
had
more to do with the transfer of feature films for which no video has
ever
been available.

>From Monique...
>I'll just ask outright---can I transfer a legally purchased 3/4" to
>1/2" with the knowledge that
> a) I've tried to locate the copyright holder and couldn't;
> b) knowing that 3/4" faces the same deterioration as any other

>format;
> c) the title is not available on DVD or 1/2"?
>
>I hate to sound like I'm going around in circles, but I want to hear
>from the professionals. Thanks.--Monique
>