RE: VHS to PAL

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 11 Feb 2003 13:19:21 -0800 (PST)

I usually look in the yellow pages under Video Production and
Duplication. Out here, there are two or three shops that we outsource to.

gary

At 01:08 PM 2/11/2003 -0800, you wrote:

>Okay, so I need to clarify "personal video" as in: she videotaped
>herself doing a demonstration or something. Not personal as in: she
>bought from WalMart.
>
>Now, Gary, do you have some technical advice?
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Gary Handman [mailto:ghandman@library.berkeley.edu]
>Sent: Tuesday, February 11, 2003 2:59 PM
>To: Multiple recipients of list
>Subject: Re: VHS to PAL
>
>Uh...I'm beginning to feel like a Greek chorus here: remember: if the
>item is under current copyright (e.g. produced post-Bern Conference
>(1972?
>I think)) it's illegal to transfer formats without permission
>(technically).
>
>gary
>
>
>
>At 12:30 PM 2/11/2003 -0800, you wrote:
>
> >I just had a request that we duplicate an standard NTSC into PAL
>format.
> >Oddly enough, I've never had this question before.
> >I'm assuming we can hook up dubbing cables to a regular VCR and the
> >international VCR, record on the int'l VCR, and the result will come
>out
> >as a PAL formatted video. Correct?
> >
> >Are there any technical difficulties that I'm not considering?
> >
> >She's then plans to use the tape in Thailand.
> >(It's a personal video, so no copyright issues here.)
> >
> >Barb Bergman
> >Media Services Librarian
> >Minnesota State University-Mankato
> >(507) 389-5945
>
>Gary Handman
>Director
>Media Resources Center
>Moffitt Library
>UC Berkeley
>ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
>http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC

Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC