PAL BETACAM SP Transfer to Digital File In Los Angeles,CA
Output to Standard Definition PAL: $75
Output to Standard Definition NTSC: $95
720x576 pixel resolution (576i Native)
4X3 Aspect Ratio
Output to High Definition PAL: $150
Output to High Definition NTSC: $180
1920X1080 pixel resolution (1080p)
16X9 Aspect Ratio
(De-Interlacing and Cadence (3/2 pull down removal)
Output File Formats:
ProRes 422 HQ | ProRes 422 | MOV | H.264
DPX | Uncompressed 8 or 10 bit.
ProRes 422HQ File 59.94Fps (SD) = 36GB per hour.
ProRes 422HQ File 29.97Fps (HD) = 100GB per hour.
ProRes 422HQ File 59.94Fps (HD) = 200GB per hour.
Turnaround time 24-48 hours.
We specialize in PAL Betacam, PAL Betacam SP,
PAL Betacam SX and PAL Digital Betacam conversion to ProRes 422HQ digital files. PAL Beta SP tapes can be digitized in SD, or HD resolution via our broadcast quality realtime optical hardware encoders from Teranex.
This technology is used by all television networks globally, to bring content that was originally recorded in SD to the HD platform we live in today.
To learn more about our process of digitizing your PAL Beta SP tapes, please contact our friendly technical advisors who will answer all of your questions.
We offer volume rate discounts. Please call or
e-mail us for a custom rate quote on your project.
Tel.310-227-2400 or receive a quote by e-mail.
PAL Betacam SP or "PAL Beta SP" was the industry standard for most television stations in Europe from 1987 through the late 1990s. Despite the format's age it remained a common standard for video post-production into the 2000s. PAL Beta SP tapes come in “S” or “L” sizes. Imagine Video has the Sony DVW-A500P VTR decks, specifically designed for PAL Beta SP conversions . We can transfer a single tape or an entire library of tapes.