What is ideal setting to capture video on DSLR, then edit & author; using adobe elements 12? I did previous projects with1280 x 720 and above; then had a challenge with video taking foever when authoring; using same settings; i then adjusted output to 720 x 576; concern now is slightly impared quiality on final product. Please advise!
It depends on what format and resolution your DSLR is shooting. Most DSLRs have several options.
At 1280x720, it shouldn't take forever to transcode to DVD. Certainly no longer than the running time of the movie. If your project settings match your video specs.