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Practice Manual Focussing

I'm planning on shooting a short film in about 2 weeks with my Nikon d5300. Since its aAutofocus is unusable for video (it's great for photos, but too slow to be used for video in live view), I ...
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Avidemux shows better preview than VLC player

I shot a video in Nikon D3400 and tried to play in VLC and native player of Ubuntu. But Avidemux preview is much greater than any of these two. Any way to get the quality of that preview for my video. ...
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Flickering when doubling shutter speed

I have a Nikon D750 and cannot figure out the logic behind video (or still photos in live view) and flickering. I live in Norway, so the electricity is 50 Hz. If I shoot video at 1/50 or 1/100 second ...
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How to get camera settings from video file shot with Nikon D3300 DSLR?

I have videos shot with Nikon D3300 like DSC_0027.MOV. I tried using ffprobe program but it does not give camera settings. I am looking for settings like focal length, fstops, what mode the camera was ...
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What is best setting of Nikon D3300 camera to shoot daytime video from a moving car?

I want to shoot outdoor road videos looking through windshield of car in broad day around noon time moving at about 25 MPH. I want to document what the road and surrounding areas look like for web ...
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Does the HDMI output of a Nikon D750 use HDCP?

I need to capture live video (1280x720-60 fps) from a Nikon D750, with a capture card that does not support HDCP signal. The capture card is equipped with a classic HDMI input, while the Nikon comes ...
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How can one disable power aperture for video shooting with the Nikon D750?

I'm using a lens with an aperture ring that allows changing the aperture in a smooth, continuous manner. I've set up the D750 to allow me to use the aperture ring on the lens to change the aperture ...
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Nikon D3300 video auto-focus?

Could someone please explain to me how the auto focus works whilst videoing. Does it continuously auto focus or should i half press the shutter?
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Record video without Live View / Turning off Monitor while Recording

I am a brand new amateur photographer, so I really needing a lot of input from other users, for example.. I just notice yesterday while recording some video with my Nikon D5200 that I can't record ...
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Can I miror Nikon D5000 live view to an android device wirelessly/wired?

I am using my Nikon D5000 to record some videos. The problem is that at some points the camera will be mounted on a crane and while I would be able to operate it's orientation, I won't see the image. ...
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Fixing ISO value of each frame of a recorded AVI video

As the ISO value is dynamic in video recording, is there a way to somehow force the camera to record the whole video in one fixed ISO ? Camera: Nikon D3s
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Nikon D5200 sharpness issue

I've recently been experimenting with the video feature of my D5200 and noticed this issue with the sharpness of the recordings: 2x video crop screenshot: 2x photo crop screenshot As image width is ...
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Is Nikon D750 a good choice vs. Canon 5D Mark III for avid Videographer?Edit

My main uses for getting a DSLR for Video would be the following: HDR (Video/Audio) Panoramas Slow Motion Excellent Live View Good RAW Support Any other pro-features for videography.
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How to live feed video from a Nikon D3200 to a Mac?

I have a Nikon D3200 and I want to take pictures/record video from my mac, I mean use the nikon like a web cam or something, I use Final Cut Pro X and Adobe Premiere Pro for editing if that could work....
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Why does my still camera stop recording video on its own?

I have a Nikon s3300 and wish to take video at a concert however no matter what card I put in the available time says 8min and 11 seconds. Am I doing something wrong or is there a way to fix this.
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D5200 Color levels change through video

Im shooting video using nikon D5200, just a man speaking in a green background. The problem is that at the beginning of video the man is more "blue-ish" and as video progresses he becomes more "red-...
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Can a camera like Nikon D810 support 4K video with firmware update?

Is it possible to update the firmware of a camera (like Nikon D810) to enable 4K video? Or, such features are built into the hardware? Thanks, NN
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Using a Nikon D5100 or Sony SR68 to shoot video of an event

I've been asked, on a very short time schedule, to shoot video at a party on behalf of someone too ill to attend. In my custody are my Nikon D5100 and a Sony Handycam DCR-SR68. I am not experienced ...
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Converting videos taken by D5100 for a Youtube upload

What is the best way to compress a video shot by my Nikon D5100 so it can be easily uploaded to Youtube? I have a video of around 600MB, I tried converting using Xilisoft video converter but without ...
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What is the correct setting in Adobe Premiere CS6 for Nikon Video?

I have a Nikon D600 and when I set up a new project in Adobe Premiere CS6 there are many options available for Sequence Presets. I suppose this could be a subjective question, but what is the best ...
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Help with playback stutter in Sony Vegas Pro 11

I've got 2 DSLRs in my kit, a Nikon D7000 and a Nikon D3S, for 1080i and 720p respectively. I experienced stuttering playback with footage from both cameras, and figured it was something with Nikon's ...
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Nikon D3100 vs Canon EOS 600D [closed]

Which one is better? Please reply if you have used and seen images taken by both DSLR!
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