Video Process Improvement Demo

I hope this post isn’t out of line, but I was so impressed with what Topaz did for the footage that I thought I’d share it with everyone. I posted it on my YouTube channel and credited Topaz Video AI.
If anyone has a suggestion for how I can do better in the future, please let me know. If this is the wrong place to post this, or if it’s inappropriate, please let me know that as well. I don’t mean to waste anyone’s time.

When I was much younger, I was a firefighter. One night I took my brand new camcorder (this was 1995) along on a call. I recently found the footage and decided to see what Topaz could do for it. I’ve uploaded four demos to YouTube for your entertainment. Any criticisms or ideas would be welcome.

#1: Control video: No processing. Raw captured video
https://youtu.be/wTZIzbPxa1c

#2: Filtered and stabilized only
Resolution: Original: 720x480
Frame Rate: 29.95fps
Stabilization: Full Frame
1st pass: Iris - Auto
2nd pass: Nyx - Auto
Output: H265, Dynamic, High, mp4
https://youtu.be/ItAwh9u1Uzw

#3: Resolution: 2x Upscale, 1440x960
Frame Rate: 29.95
Stabilization: Full-Frame
Strength: 50%
Enhancement:
1st pass: Iris - Auto
2nd pass: Nyx - Auto
Output: H265, Dynamic, High, mp4
https://youtu.be/ZVBGoThthE4

Resolution: 4K Upscale (3840x2160)
Cropped from 4:3 to 16:9
Frame Rate: 29.95fps
Stabalization: Full-Frame
Strangth: 50%
Enhancement:
1st pass: Iris - Auto
2nd pass: Nyx - Auto
Output: H265, Dynamic, High, mp4

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Thank you for posting these. The improvements in quality are substantial, encourages me for working on my old DV cam footage.

Do I understand correctly that each of the processes began with the original footage? That is, you didn’t feed the output from one proc less into the next, serially?

The original footage was used for all of them.

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