From Panasonic’s official downloads page:
- HVX Operating Instructions
- HVX Brochure
- Understanding P2 Workflow: Final Cut Pro
- Using P2 HD with Final Cut Pro 7
DVXuser is an excellent forum for independent filmmaking and has sections for specific camera models (not just the DVX or even Panasonic, despite the site’s name).
Frame Rate Hack
I consider this “hack” safe and have no problem with students using it to create time-lapse videos or other off-speed time-based effects. I’ve never heard of someone bricking their HVX by doing this.