The DV is the standard video format for camera recorders. The abbreviation means digital video and it has been globally used in camera recorders since its emergence in the market. On the other hand, the DVD is an optical disc storage format developed through the combined efforts of leading manufacturers. Although the Blu ray discs have recently been innovated to replace DVDs, they are still widely accepted and loved by the public due to their numerous uses and their versatility.
The first thing you need to know about the conversion process is that it usually involves a DVD recorder. This might be the best tool for the job. In commencing the process, plug the output cable of the camera recorder into the input cable of the DVD recorder.
A lot of recorders also have different types pf connections which you can use to your advantage. This way, there are more options for you to plug in the cable. Just be sure to consult the owner’s manual for some specific limitations of the device.
However, using a computer to do the conversion process is easier and less costly. It also makes editing and viewing the videos easier in using the computer. One of the first steps to take with this process is to connect the two devices together.
If the cables have been properly plugged, then open the video applications of the computer and follow the instructions implied in it. Any trouble that you run into can be solved by consulting the Help application that the computer has.
In the process of converting, it is important to remember that the format should properly encoded into digital video disc format. One should also take note that the DVDs to be used in the conversion should have the right storage space. The videos should be embedded in discs that hold more than two hours of video time. This will ensure better quality videos.
With the process of having a mini DV transfer to DVD is somehow tedious but the results are satisfactory. You’ll have more versatile and portable copies of the video which are top quality but did not need a large amount of money to produce. Read more about: This entry was posted in Cameras and tagged Cameras on .