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I can't answer the question directly, but I can offer some insight. Generally it's better to answer such questions before you do the shooting, not after.
Rule of thumb: Use same Project settings as you shot in then use an encoder to make whatever from there.
Craig's rule is the one we've always tried to use in my job. Maintain the source content's settings for as long as possible, as uncompressed as possible, holding onto as much picture information as you can, then compress to your final output settings.
For one thing, there's no benefit in changing the source content at ingest to suit export when it's possible you may be asked to;
a) export to a new, different setting than the one originally scoped.
b) export additional output files to different settings for other output requirements (iPods, IPTV, etc).
Jim, Craig & KingLeonard, thanks for the good advice. My expectation when I shot the video was that it would ultimately end up on BD, but the new Web-based distribution options throw some challenges into the mix. So, I want to preserve the video quality while remaining able to repurpose the content to different formats. Your comments have helped me understand how to do this. Thanks.