system do we employ in England?
A: PAL (Phase Alternating Line)
Q: Which system is used in the USA?
A: National Television Standards Committee. (NTSC)
Q: Which system is used in the France and widely in the
former Eastern bloc countries?
A: Secam. (Sequential Couleur Avec Memoire)
Q: If I want a relative abroad to be able to watch my
film how can I be sure that my format will work there?
A: By consulting us first! Better safe than sorry..
What are the implications of such a transfer?
A: It will cost a little more and take a bit longer.
Why am I getting a monochrome picture when i play my video?
A: In general, since the field and scan rates are identical,
you can expect to get a monochrome picture from a PAL video recording
replayed on SECAM equipment, and vice versa.
Are a Pal or NTSC standards identical around the world?
A: No there are in fact different versions such as Middle East
and Latin American ones..
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