[Videolib] DVD-R inquiry

Brigid Duffy (bduffy@sfsu.edu)
Tue, 27 Jul 2004 12:44:12 -0700

We would rather DVD - in fact, unless the requesting faculty specifies
VHS, we will get the DVD-R.

We have also made DVD-Rs and although there are some problems playing
them on older machines, they still seem to be the way to go, rather
than VHS.

Brigid Duffy
Audio Visual/ITV Center
San Francisco State University
San Francisco CA 94132-4200
E-mail: bduffy@sfsu.edu

On Tuesday, July 27, 2004, at 10:19 AM, Larry Daressa wrote:

> California Newsreel is considering transfering some of its older or
> more esoteric titles to DVD format. The anticipated number of sales
> would not justify making a DLT and glass master - but they could be
> made into DVD-Rs. We've heard a lot of different opinions about DVD-Rs
> and were wondering what your experience with them might have been.
> Would you rather buy a DVD-R or a VHS cassette, for example? Thanks
> for your help.
> Thanks.
> Larry
> Larry Daressa
> California Newsreel
> 500 Third Street, Suite 505
> San Francisco, CA 94107
> voice: 415-284-7800 x2
> fax: 415-284-7801
> e-mail: lgd@newsreel.org
> web: http://www.newsreel.org
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