Creative COW SIGN IN :: SPONSORS :: ADVERTISING :: ABOUT US :: CONTACT US :: FAQ
Creative COW's LinkedIn GroupCreative COW's Facebook PageCreative COW on TwitterCreative COW's Google+ PageCreative COW on YouTube
ADOBE AFTER EFFECTS:HomeForumBasicsExpressionsTutorialsPodcastsAE TechniquesCreative Cloud DebateFAQ

Building a composition for both NTSC and PAL

COW Forums : Adobe After Effects basics

<< PREVIOUS   •   FAQ   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
Share on Facebook
Melanie KeyzorBuilding a composition for both NTSC and PAL
by on Apr 11, 2012 at 2:18:10 pm

Hello,

I'm about to start an animation (no footage) project where the output needs to be both NTSC and PAL. Is it better to build in NTSC and drop frames when rendering to convert to PAL or the other way? I would assume its better to drop frames but would this lead to a juddery animation?

Found a similar topic here but the answer wasn't clear
(http://forums.creativecow.net/thread/202/876490)

Any help would be much appreciated!

Thanks
Mel


Return to posts index
Reply   Like  

Dave LaRondeRe: Building a composition for both NTSC and PAL
by on Apr 11, 2012 at 5:13:24 pm

Unless your comp contains ABSOLUTELY NO footage with a frame rate such as video, image sequences or film scans, don't do it. You would only be making trouble for yourself.

Perhaps you can discuss the nature of this animation, and delivery specifications beyond mere PAL & NTSC. Things like H&V resolution, for example. The advice will get better.

Dave LaRonde
Sr. Promotion Producer
KCRG-TV (ABC) Cedar Rapids, IA


Return to posts index
Reply   Like  

<< PREVIOUS   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
Share on Facebook


FORUMSTUTORIALSFEATURESVIDEOSPODCASTSEVENTSSERVICESNEWSLETTERNEWSBLOGS

Creative COW LinkedIn Group Creative COW Facebook Page Creative COW on Twitter
© 2014 CreativeCOW.net All rights are reserved. - Privacy Policy

[Top]