Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/02/15

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Subject: Re: [Leica] WKs 7,8 Includes picture of new film camera fromFrance
From: Johnny Deadman <>
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2001 08:40:34 -0500

on 2/15/01 7:04 AM, Austin Franklin at wrote:

> I don't believe any Mac will be able to handle anything much above DV, the
> data rate and volume of data is too high.  If it did handle it, it would be
> pretty slow and costly (you would need 10 or more 72G disks at least to do
> any decent capture/editing) I would guess.

For online editing, yes. I've tried onlining DV on my G4/350 and it just
isn't worth the hassle. For offline, however, Macs are great. I've edited 13
boradcast films on them! Starting with 040 Quadras!
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Johnny Deadman