Comparison Video of Outdoors Piano Playing: Sony HDR GW77V, Panasonic ZS30(TZ40), Canon EOS M - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 Old 09-02-2013, 08:43 AM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
markr041's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 3,113
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 105 Post(s)
Liked: 124
Here is a brief video showing three recordings using three different cameras of the same pianist playing his (unamplified) piano outdoors at different times of the year. Internal mics used for all three cameras. This enables you to compare both video quality and sound quality.

Sony HDR GW77V first, then the Panasonic ZS30, then the Canon EOS M.

Different piano pieces and different camera positions across cameras, so this is not a scientific comparison, but you can see and hear the different qualities. Only the EOS M has manual audio control, and records uncompressed audio. The comparison video was made using Sony Vegas Pro, so all original videos went through one re-compression (including audio). The video sent to Youtube was 108030p, AAC audio, 16-bit, 48Hz, at 256kbps. Select 1080p.



And here is a real video, of Washington Square Park in NYC, in which the pianist is at the end, shot with the EOS M:



Select 1080p. Includes the fountain, birds feeding close up, plastic man, flowers and bees, art, slow chess and speed chess (amazing), strollers, a guitar strummer, a squirrel eating a French fry, and the piano man, playing live.

Here is the Vimeo link, for better quality and original download: https://vimeo.com/73551007
markr041 is offline  
Reply Camcorders

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off