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imovie '11 and camcorder


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I plan to buy a Kodak Zi8 pocket camcorder and download the video to iMovie '11. My question is : If I do this through a converter will I lose any video quality? Which converter will work best?
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You shouldn't need any converter...iMovie 11 will automatically convert to AIC for editing in iMovie 11. I have a Kodak Playsport...my files need no converting.
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You just plug the Kodak right in. No conversion necessary.
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I just take the card out...put it in the reader...open up iMovie and import files from there.
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