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880m with 4800mq VS 870m with i7-4940MX
by shane Scott in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Hi i'm going to get an MSI dominator for AE with 32gigs RAM and SSD. What do you guys think will be better, the 880m with 4800mq OR 870m with i7-4940MX which will cost $300 more? do you think the extra processing power is worth the $300 and having to...

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Re: BCC 8 exploding text
by Michiel Vdh in the Boris FX Forum
ok thanks John!!!!...

50 minutes ago   read more
MKV file not support in SVP 11
by Thayalan Paramasawam in the Sony Vegas Forum
Hi Everyone, i need to export mkv file to SVP 11 timeline but its not support.can anyone help me to solve this probleum. Thank You Thayalan Paramasawam www.jptsskyvision.com System Details: Motherboard - Asus M5A99X-EVO,HardDrive1 boot C:SSD Kingston,Processor - Amd FX 8350 4.0/4.2 GHZ,Ram - 16 GB,Graphic Card - Asus Gtx...

1 hour ago   read more
Re: For Mocha users : several questions
by mathew fuller in the Adobe After Effects Forum
These kinds of questions are so shot specific. It not really something that can be answered well as a general statement. My Work: http://www.morecompletefx.com...

2 hours ago   read more
Re: skin grading sony 4k ax100
by Marc Wielage in the DaVinci Resolve Forum
Perhaps Resolve v12 will have the "automatic makeup application tool."...

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Re: OT: Hit Film For Mac
by Steve Connor in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
You mean, is Motion 20% of AE? I'd have to say yes, but I don't use AE! Steve Connor Mellowing slowly...

2 hours ago   read more
Re: My first time working on broadcast as editor, have few questions regarding AUDIO settings
by Andrew Rendell in the Broadcasting Forum
I use PPMulator software, which has loudness metering as well as PPM, going through audio hijack pro on the Mac so that it sits outside the NLE software and measures what's on the output. It's a cost effective option that works for the majority of my uses (95% of my...

2 hours ago   read more
Re: Vegas Pro 12.0 was successfully installed problem!
by Ludvig Andersson in the Sony Vegas Forum
It's Windows 7. I tried running it as Windows Vista....

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Re: Laughably OT: Can you ID an old graphics system?
by Chris Harlan in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
Ever see one of those suckers fly across the room on rewind after somebody forgot to lock the capstan? It could take a head off. Well, not really, but would have hurt a whole lot....

2 hours ago   read more
Boujou doesn't export all frames
by David Grush in the Boujou Forum
So I brought in a Jpeg sequence which I rendered with AE cs6 into Boujou Then I tracked the scene and exported the camera solve just like normally, but then I brought in the camera solve back into AE and it appears that boujou only exported 87/176 frames. I did...

3 hours ago   read more
Re: Film Restoration?
by Joakim Ziegler in the DaVinci Resolve Forum
As someone who has a Davinci Revival Pro license, I can tell you that no, this is not what Revival is for, because Revival is not for anything. It's a uselessly outdated application, and I would not recommend it for anyone. -- Joakim Ziegler - Postproduction Supervisor...

3 hours ago   read more
Re: SoftImage and Industry consolidation: Cautionary tale.
by Andrew Kimery in the Adobe Creative Cloud: The Debate Forum
[Chris Pettit] "What I am saying is that it is perfectly reasonable to ask questions about what Autodesk's motivations have been all along, and wether AD, like Adobe, has gotten a little too big for it's britches. When you buy out a competitor, and then in a relatively short time...

4 hours ago   read more
Maya rig keeps randomly detaching from mesh?
by Yuki Radcliffe in the MAYA Forum
I'm rigging a character, and I'm about 70% of the way done. He has a skeleton, the mesh is attached, weights have been painted, and I'm in the process of tweaking the weights and the control curves of his face. My problem is that over the past two days, I've...

4 hours ago   read more
Re: HEEELLPP!!! Enable GPU Acceleration in Premiere Pro
by Brian Cheng in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Thanks for replying. At least now I know that graphic cards are not my choice of getting faster previews right now. And about rendering, you saw my previous post. I still got problems with that. Are there any other ways to make previews faster? Movie Director Stop Motion Animator (Canon...

4 hours ago   read more
Re: Audio Keyframes Not Moving
by Andrew Clark in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Drats!! I was hoping I was overlooking something; but apparently not. Thanks Tim ... now, on to the fun part!!...

4 hours ago   read more
Re: About certification
by Todd Kopriva in the Adobe After Effects Forum
As I said, anyone can take the test. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Todd Kopriva, Adobe Systems Incorporated After Effects quality engineering After Effects team blog ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

4 hours ago   read more
Re: Binding Excalibur Scripts to Keyboard in Vegas
by Graham Bernard in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Frankie Jones] " I use the Select Events to End Script in Excalibur a lot in Vegas, and wondered if it was possible to bind it to a keypress" Sure, and this in VP13, should be same for VP12: Go: Toolbar > Options > Customize Keyboard Click Trackview and enter...

5 hours ago   read more
Fixing Motion blur after stabilizing footage.
by Tim Franklin in the Adobe After Effects Forum
I am working on a group of shots I got asked to stabilize for a feature film. They were shot handheld, following in front/behind two character walking down the street. There's a lot of walking motion and random camera shake. I got a pretty nice stabilized image, BUT now it...

5 hours ago   read more
Re: Having to render ProRes4444 in timeline even when sequence settings match clip settings
by Shane Ross in the Apple Final Cut Pro Forum
MPEG STREAMCLIP one also says the format is QUICKTIME, and all the others say MPEG 4 as format. Shane Little Frog Post Read my blog, Little Frog in High Def...

5 hours ago   read more
HEEELLPP!!! Enable GPU Acceleration in Premiere Pro
by Brian Cheng in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
So my Premiere Pro CC is running really slow when I'm viewing a After Effects dynamic linked footage. I searched on the internet, and people said that allowing GPU Acceleration as renderer can speed up the previews. But I cannot choose GPU Acceleration. It is grayed out. I searched on...

6 hours ago   read more
Binding Excalibur Scripts to Keyboard in Vegas
by Frankie Jones in the Sony Vegas Forum
Hi, I use the Select Events to End Script in Excalibur a lot in Vegas, and wondered if it was possible to bind it to a keypress, to save me mousing to the toolbar to click it each time. Best, Frankie...

7 hours ago   read more
How to achielve Simple Text transition?
by Shawn moore in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Hello all. How do you go about creating what seems to be a fairly simple text transition as seen in this video at 1:01 https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=lPE3nTzg0Hg#t=61 Are the words animating in and out from a mask or is this some type of preset text transition? I would really appreciate any advice,...

7 hours ago   read more
Re: Choppy Exported Video in New Project
by Sergio Menezes in the Adobe Premiere Pro basics Forum
still dumbfounded why NOTHING plays smoothly with my BRAND NEW PREMIERE, BRAND NEW COMPUTER. VERY VERY STRANGE. I am wondering if perhaps it is because my HD is almost full? I did load large file video onto the machine. In other news ... the MAC Book Pro and FCP10 kicks...

7 hours ago   read more
Re: International Dates
by Neil Ryan in the AVID Forum
I wonder why the Developers don't take this date formatting from the OS settings? Surely, that would be sensible, wouldn't it? Also, a creates a strange issue where Media Composer has one date format and Interplay has a different one... - - - - - - - - - Neil...

8 hours ago   read more
Re: Scaling 5K question
by Glenn Sakatch in the DaVinci Resolve Forum
Thanks Rohit Glenn...

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Re: Fill Light Tool for Video?
by Todd Kopriva in the Adobe After Effects Forum
If you're just looking to lift the shadows, try the Curves effect. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Todd Kopriva, Adobe Systems Incorporated After Effects quality engineering After Effects team blog ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

8 hours ago   read more
Re: Part II of Nikon Lens
by Edmar Flores in the COW - Files Forum
To Whom It May Concern: Can I use a Nikon 200mm/1.4 on a Canon 7D?...

8 hours ago   read more
File: Part II of Nikon Lens
by Edmar Flores in the COW - Files Forum
jpg file Old lens Nikon 200mm http://f1.creativecow.net/7382/part-ii-of-nikon-lens...

9 hours ago   read more
File: Nikon 200mm Lens
by Edmar Flores in the COW - Files Forum
jpg file I believe the lens is 32 years http://f1.creativecow.net/7381/nikon-200mm-lens...

9 hours ago   read more
Re: SliceX demo having problems tracking small selection
by Roger Bolton in the CoreMelt Plug-ins Forum
can you please send us a screen shot to show how small is the area to support at coremelt dot com. The tracker needs texture to track if its too small an area then it won't track, try tracking a larger area and then after tracking make the shape smaller...

9 hours ago   read more
Re: For those who've upgraded...
by Chris Young in the Sony Vegas Forum
John ~ Very interesting. Do you mind telling me exactly the best way to set up Vegas on Mac?. Are you using Bootcamp or Parallels Desktop or what to achieve this end? Are there any "gotcha" things you have to watch out for when setting it up? Any pointers you...

9 hours ago   read more
Re: The move to 64 bit
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Antonio Salva] " after I import the files using device in Vegas, it saved it to the local drive, how would I then export it to an external drive?" You can set the location by going into the properties and changing it. You can have it import anywhere you want....

9 hours ago   read more
Using Smoke to cut docs
by Rick Tejada Flores in the Autodesk Smoke Forum
I edit docs, and have cut on FCP and Avid for years. I have access to Smoke 2013 and am trying to decide if there is any point in switching over. I understand that folks use it for compositing, fx and color grading, but do people use it for offline...

9 hours ago   read more
Wanted film or non film post production project
by Arijit Ghosh in the JOBS Wanted Forum
Are you looking for a perfect pre and post production setup for your project?.. I have this complete setup of digital film making,Film (fiction,non fiction) editing,film dubbing,film song making,back ground music,FOLY/SFX,5.1 surround dolby sound design,mixing,Marketing and releasing,satellite rights selling,record label. All super facilities against a minimum amount. please contact Arijit...

9 hours ago   read more
Switching color profiles in a template, no scripts, only expressions
by Dmitry Yershov in the Adobe After Effects Expressions Forum
Hello, So I basically have 4 colors in my template and I want to create several color profiles so users can switch between them. If no pre-made color profile is selected, every color becomes custom and controlled by a Color Control. So far I having trouble with getting my head...

9 hours ago   read more
Re: Reflections not going all the way to the bottom of the comp
by Bill Triplett in the Zaxwerks Forum
Forgot to mention that there is an area at the bottom of the comp where the reflection stops....

9 hours ago   read more
Re: Scaling 5K question
by Rohit Gupta in the DaVinci Resolve Forum
Setup an input scaling preset of 0.5x zoom, and center crop on to a 2K timeline....

9 hours ago   read more
Reflections not going all the way to the bottom of the comp
by Bill Triplett in the Zaxwerks Forum
Having a heck of a time getting my reflections to be full length. They appear to be short or cut off. I'm sure it has to do with where the floor is located in relation to the box I want reflected. Any thoughts or is this addressed somewhere?...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: ND filters
by Ali Quintana in the Blackmagic Cinema Camera Forum
Thanks for all the tips. Will the ND filters work good combined with Circular Polorising filters? Using both together in the Mattbox (so not the vari Duo? Also can with the heavy ND the color of the blacks being brown can that be fixed in post color correction instead of...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Yes, Sony Vegas Pro 13 is Here!
by Mikhail Petrushin in the Sony Vegas Forum
I tried to find at least one new feature in Vegas 13 that would be useful for me. Unfortunately, I couldn't. No reasons to upgrade for me. Will continue to use Vegas 12 Pro....

10 hours ago   read more
Re: BCC 8 exploding text
by John Rofrano in the Boris FX Forum
[Michiel Vdh] "If you look in the tutorial on 12:09 there an exploding text." I show you how to do that at 51:15 into this Boris webinar: Killer Titles in Sony Vegas Pro ~jr www.johnrofrano.com www.vasst.com...

10 hours ago   read more
MP4s and Sony Vegas Pro
by Mark Batisah in the Sony Vegas basics Forum
Hi - forgive me for asking this as I'm sure it's been asked already (I did an extensive Google and CC.net search and found a plethora of answers, however, many were conflicting and - long story short - after downloading a number of codecs I ended up having to do...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: For those who've upgraded...
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Chris Young] "Porting Vegas to Mac. If they did they would sell many more Vegas packages. The number of disillusioned FCP users I've spoken to who don't want to go Adobe because of CC and who have tried Avid's unique way of doing things would love to try Vegas on...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Vegas Pro 13 cost?
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Nigel O Neill] "Which V13 product is equivalent to the SVP 9 pro product that was originally released?" I don't remember if Vegas Pro 9.0 came with DVD Architect but Vegas Pro Edit is just the editor and Vegas Pro is the editor plus DVD Architect and some 3rd part...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Best settings for De-Flicker
by Pierre Jasmin in the RE:Vision Effects Forum
Thanks for the example Here's a few ideas, and screenshot below: 1) It helps to set Global Color Reference Frame(s) - when levels change so dramatically 2) Because it changes so much from frame to frame, you probably need a wider time window 3) That said, the Timelapse plugin appears...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: USB 2.0 slowing me down?
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
You're welcome. Glad I could help. ~jr www.johnrofrano.com www.vasst.com...

11 hours ago   read more
Scaling 5K question
by Glenn Sakatch in the DaVinci Resolve Forum
I have a film that was shot 5k Epic. Through out the process we were told "shooting 5k, framing for 4k 16x9) So now we are starting to do fx plates and getting ready for colour, and it turns out we are simply delivering 2k - 16x9. My question is,...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: original video much clearer than preview/rendered video
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Calla Bodnar] "I'm guessing its converting the AVCHD to sfk and theres a difference in quality between the original and rendered version. " Good guess but that's not what's happening. ;-) Vegas Pro does not convert your video. The .sfk files are tiny metadata files that Vegas creates. You can...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: No Playback w blackmagic decklink studio... no drivers on the site?
by Zack Wilpon in the Blackmagic Design Forum
Hey Marcos, I am having a similar problem. I am trying to go from my iMac to and NEC PA242W display through an Ultrastudio Mini Monitor but every time I connect it it comes up saying either :"no signal" or "HDMI Out of Range". I'm pretty sure it has to...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: Fill Light Tool for Video?
by Gary Milligan in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Premiere has "Lighting Effects". Do a search for 'lighting' in the Effects. HTH Gary...

11 hours ago   read more
New Mac Pro - Whacked Viewer & Canvas
by Mark Fanjoy in the Apple Final Cut Pro basics Forum
Does anyone recognize this problem or have any troubleshooting ideas? I just converted from my early 2008 Mac to a new Mac Pro. In addition to some audio playback issues, I have this more concerning one, as I need to continue editing. My viewer and canvas now display a terrible...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: Vegas Pro 12.0 was successfully installed problem!
by Dave Osbun in the Sony Vegas Forum
Your system is Windows Vista???? Why??? It is solo old and quite possibly the worst OS ever created. Does Sony list it as a compatible OS? Dave...

11 hours ago   read more
Conforming offline to online version in FCP using XML Query
by John Hopkins in the Apple Final Cut Pro Forum
I am having real problems with 4 Glyph firewire drives daisy-chained and trying to work with the project. Crashing constantly. Just too many files and sequences to deal with. Works ok for view individual QT files but but not FCP with this size of project I have (100+ hours of...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: original video much clearer than preview/rendered video
by Dave Osbun in the Sony Vegas Forum
You do not need to convert AVCHD files. Vegas Pro 12 can edit them just fine. I edit AVCHD with no issues. You must understand that the AVCHD file format can be pretty taxing to systems that have lower-end hardware or low RAM amounts. I'm not saying this will solve...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: Vegas 11 (and 13) rendering out interlaced footage badly even though it's set to progressive scan and resample disabled
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Angelo Mike] "I have footage shot from my Canon Vixia HF S21" Here is what Canon says about the Vixia HF S21: In addition to the standard interlaced video frame rate of 60i, you may choose to set the VIXIA HF S21 to capture video in 30p, (30 progressive frames,...

11 hours ago   read more
Premiere Pro could not find any capable video play module
by Einar Erlendsson in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Just installed Premiere CC trial. Not a brand new computer. An intel core 2 duo and Ati radeon hd 4650 Any suggestions,...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: OT: Hit Film For Mac
by Aindreas Gallagher in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
hello Walter - do you, as it were, logically, view what was outlined there as generally representing Motion? http://vimeo.com/user1590967/videos www.ogallchoir.net promo producer/editor.grading/motion graphics...

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Re: SoftImage and Industry consolidation: Cautionary tale.
by Chris Pettit in the Adobe Creative Cloud: The Debate Forum
[Tim Wilson] "By the time Autodesk puts Softimage gently to sleep, they'll have had it 8 years. That's not exactly savagery. In fact, I think Autodesk did this exactly the way that people would draw up if they could create an ideal scenario: one more major release, and two years...

12 hours ago   read more
Image: keyboardselectevents.jpg
by Graham Bernard in the COW - Images Forum
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