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AN "Valkyrie", GOLGOP3-13, GOP3ZILLA, natural, Freeze-less Reliable All-round GOP3 Settings :-)
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  • @bkmcwd

    Hi Mate!

    Your Valkyrie (444 TYPE-ZERO2 Candidate1.3 'Apocalypse Now') and also your latest GOLGOP13 (BETA4b) settings look damn good in HBR/25p! Among other things I've just compared the noise/grain of Valkyrie, GOLGOP13 and FlowMotion 2.2 on a defocussed dark scene at ISO400. Streamparser infos below...

    In HBR/25p both Valkyrie and and GOLGOP13 show much finer noise than FlowMotion... especially much less chroma noise. With regard to noise (fine grain) I think GOLGOP13 even has a slight edge over Valkyrie... but they are very, very close. 24p of Valkyrie looks simply gorgeous!

    So far Valkyrie also survived my torture test routines ...

    Looks really good - many thanks for these exceptionally well tuned settings!


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  • @bkmcwd Well...you have done a splendid job so far and it is much appreciated. BTW, I don't use 6400 either. It's just amazing at the lack of noise.

    1.3 is loaded and I'm heading out to test!

  • @peternap

    "I think you're getting to the point where it's going to be hard to improve on them."

    It may be as possibly your thinking. However, what I aim at in these TYPE-ZERO series now is a trial which utilizes the matrix by Chris "as it is" as much as possible. Personally, since I do not use ISO6400, although I do not care much... :-)

    I appreciate the further feedback.

  • @bkmcwd I haven't finished testing 1.2 yet! BTW did you look at the noise in ISO 6400 on the screen grab I posted earlier? I think you're getting to the point where it's going to be hard to improve on them.

    I'll load 1.3 on one of the cameras in a little and Thanks!

  • @mozes C1.3 is more stable slightly than C1.2. Please try! :-)

  • @Tobsen Many thanks for always great samples, mate! :-)

  • @bkmcwd you release to fast.... :lol:
    It takes me ad least a week to test things out in real live...

  • @bkmcwd Great! I am excited :) Will load it tomorrow!

  • NEW!

    bkmcwd Valkyrie 444 TYPE-ZERO2 Candidate1.3 'Apocalypse Now' with cbrandin 'Pure Original 444 Matrix' and 'Modified 444 Matrix' - Seta.ini - Released 25/09/2012

    "TYPE-ZERO1" released previously was not good in other than 24p. And, previous TYPE-ZERO2 "Candidates1-5" are sometimes not good in IQ or stability. Therefore, I further improved C1 and made Candidate1.3 setting. Probably with this C1.3, the finest noise same with C1.2 in candidates of TYPE-ZERO2 will be reproduced. This C1.3 is the setting stabilized more from C1.2.

    I reduced artifacts in HBR and 720p, following the pure original matrix of Chris as much as possible.

    24p is also changed slightly from TYPE-ZERO1, TYPE-ZERO2C1, C1.1 or C1.2.

    Please try this. And I am very glad if feedback can be got.

    If this is also still unstable, I will further adjust.

    Special thanks to @har_k, @syoushow, @Tobsen, @peternap, and @jul! :-)

    Of course, thanks to @cbrandin and KING @driftwood!

    • Superb-looking simulated 444 matrix from cbrandin

    • Modified 444 matrix from my BETA Team in Japan is adopted in HBR/1080i and 720p modes.

    • Upto 140M for Top Quality 1080p24 at Q18

    • Upto 140M for Top Quality 1080p30 at Q18 in 24L mode with 80% Slow-Motion Mode (No Sound)

    • Upto 75M for Top Quality HBR/FSH modes

    • Upto 75M for Top Quality 720/50p modes

    • Upto 50M for Top Quality 720/60p modes

    • Extremely reliable top performance in AVCHD 24H and 24L

    • 80% Slow-Motion is available in 24L only

    • Fully working iA and iDynamic modes if you require them

    • Beautiful 3 GOP bringing short GOP style detail & movement-rendition in 24p

    • Bush of Death / Death chart tested.

    • Wonderful Pasadena Pulse Audio Patch V2 B2, by Per Lichtman

    • Top quality 2K mjpeg Mode in HD by Nick Driftwood

    • In camera playback is sometimes not available in 24p. In other mode, available after reboot the camera.

    *I especially recommend you use with SanDisk 95MB/s 64GB SDXC card.

    bkmcwd Valkyrie 444 TYPE-ZERO2_Candidate1.3 'Apocalypse Now' with cbrandin 'Pure Original 444 Matrix' and 'Modified 444 Matrix'.zip
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  • @bkmcwd upload failed. another 5 are uploading now ;)

    @peternap. This is off topic, so I make it very brief: I am really interested in the 85mm. How's the breathing?

  • @peternap Many thanks for your report! :-)

    And screengrabs are interesting. Comparison with Boom! is also interesting.

    @Tobsen Thanks for your report! :-) I already received the file. Thanks again.

    @RustFilms2012 Please also try Valkyrie. :-)

  • @bkmcwd I got a few minutes to do my candle test with 1.2.

    1080 24P, ISO 400-6400, Standard -2, Samyang 85mm 1.7.

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  • @RustFilms2012 That's darn nice looking video but aren't you in the wrong thread.

  • @bkmcwd tonight no lock-up either. Files are coming. Same Link.

  • @bkmcwd I've been shooting all day with 1.2 in both 720p and 1080 24. I've been using older NIKKOR lenses from 80-200 to 24mm (one of my favorites) Since I live in the woods, that's mostly what I'm shooting in deep shade and bright sun.

    No failures or problems and so far, the IQ is great. I need to load boom on the other camera and put both on the same tripod and swap the same lens back and forth.

  • @Tobsen I am sorry that my English is strange. ;-)

    "quieter" means as like "safer" in my thinking.

    Supposing recording does not stop, I will think that it is satisfactory at the present version, but it is also possible to make only 720p a little safer.

  • @bkmcwd what do you mean with quieter? So far, I am positive about this version. Gonna make some shots late ron with lowlight. So far the most stable and reliable out of the Valkyrie series ;)

  • Although it is made a little safer, since it has set to the level of the last at which recording does not stop now, I think that it is endless to make it safe more...

  • @Tobsen Do you think that it should be made a little quieter? Of course, it becomes the trade-off with image quality. Although I am not in trouble so much ...

  • @mozes thanks for the advice.

  • @peternap Thanks! I got it. Your explanation makes sense. Only in 24p, an especially high limit is interesting. :-)

  • @Tobsen same prob here, but switching the gh2 off, and on again works sometime.
    it depends on how "hot" the gh2 is.. for slow focus i am practically 99% sure about that, but its rare
    i use a olympus lens btw........

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