Questions tagged [monitors]

Video displays or speakers designed for accurate reproduction or monitoring of the source.

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Synchronize multiple video files and direct them to discrete monitors

I’d like to take 3 video files of a similar event (different perspectives) and play them simultaneously yet direct the videos to discrete monitors. Is that possible? Any guidance?
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Strange behaviour of false colors mode on field monitor

I just bought a Feelworld MA7 and did some test yesterday regarding false colors. Here are my tests: 1) video capture of the scene, together Final Cut Pro X's oscilloscope: 2) photo of what the ...
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Do old CRT TVs and monitors distort their image, or cut it off?

I vaguely understand that an old CRT monitor/TV's screen is a section of a sphere, and since the section lines of a sphere curved, the edges of the screen are curved as well. My question is, if you ...
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Output from a TV to a 2nd monitor

I do AV work at our church. We have a stage TV monitor that sits outside of and above the sound booth where it can be seen from the stage, but not from the booth. I'd like to output from the TV to a ...
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Does amount of display's pixels affects computer's performance on lower resolution settings?

Let's say I have 1080p display, if I would set 1080p in OS settings then overall performance would go down (noticeably if laptop is low-specs). But what gonna be if set system to 720p (fine for my ...
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How to reduce eye strain when video editing?

I'm fairly new to editing large video projects, and I notice my eyes get fatigued after editing for a few hours. Is this common? How can I minimize eye strain? E.g.: best monitor settings, specific ...
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How to live stream 4 cameras to a flat screen TV

I wanted to live stream different views from 4 cameras at the same time on a flat screen TV or monitor. What materials would I need for such a project. I have seen home security surveillance setups in ...
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Mac Pro audio for FCPX

I have been using an elderly iMac for FCPX and finally made the move to the new Mac Pro. However, the Mac Pro has pretty lame audio output, so I'm looking for a relatively inexpensive solution that ...
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How do I decide if 14ms response time in IPS LCD monitor enough?

I was considering buying an IPS LCD monitor (this one; though the question is generic). It lists the response time of 14ms. How do I judge if that is enough? I am slightly concerned since some of ...
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Component YPbPr to VGA with monitor that supports Sync-on-Green

I want to connect a YPbPr component video signal to a computer monitor using a simple component-to-VGA adapter, I know this isn't possible on most monitors as you would need a converter to convert ...
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How do I accurately calibrate an external on-camera LCD monitor?

I'm specifically using the smallHD DP6 SDI version, so I don't have scopes built into the monitor. I'm generating bars with a Sony HXR-NX5U, and using the blue gun feature on the monitor as per these ...
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Any DSLR monitors around 3 inches?

I'm looking for an external DSLR monitor that is not bigger than around 3 inches. For example, 4 or 5 inches is too big. I need something small and not bulky, for skateboarding videography.
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How to buy a decent monitor [duplicate]

If I want good color rendition, do I just need to search for monitors with "IPS", high contrast, and high brightness? Or are there other keywords I should use in shopping? Note: I'm talking about ...
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What should I be looking for in a low cost color correcting monitor?

I am in the market for a low-cost, color-correcting monitor. Please help me define "low cost." I don't want to skimp out but don't want to buy top dollar either. I know good monitors cost money. I ...
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Sony TV RCA output into Yamaha HS80M input via RCA male to XLR male: Is it safe?

Title says it all really. Just want to check up before I do this. I have a spare set of Yamaha HS80M monitors lying around. Rather than just having them sitting on the shelf, I'd like to connect them ...