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Angelo Mike
"Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 1, 2015 at 7:08:06 pm

I just got a notification on my computer that I can reserve a free copy of Windows 10. Anyone know what the deal with this is, and whether I should even bother so that eventually I can have it if I ever decide to run it? I wouldn't want to run it right away since I don't want to mess with my installation of Windows 7, particularly since I don't know much of anything about 10.


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Danny Hays
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 1, 2015 at 7:14:36 pm

Win 10 is alot like win8 but the tiles are bigger and update in real time as well as adding the bottom task bar back. Search youtube for win 10. There's alot of preview vids to check out. I don't care for8 or 10 unless it's on a tablet. My Surface Pro 3 has 8.1 on it, but I put classic shell on so it can look and act like win 7 but If I take off the keyboard the 8 UI is ok then.



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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 1, 2015 at 7:45:52 pm

The deal as I understand it, is that you can upgrade for free but like the OEM license it will be tied to that computer so you can't install that license on another computer. Also, the free upgrade offer is only good for a year, after that it will be regular price to upgrade or buy.

I guess Microsoft is looking to push adoption of the new OS and there's nothing quite like giving something away for free to get people to try it. ;-)

~jr

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Aaron Star
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 1, 2015 at 8:00:14 pm

I would just follow the link instructions and get the license. Back when MS was selling win8 for 20 bucks, I got licenses for all my machines for less than the cost of one full license now. Free optional upgrade is a pretty nice deal.

The latest win10 build 10159 is very stable, and a nice hybrid of Win7 UI and Win 8 under the hood.


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Steve Rhoden
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 1, 2015 at 11:12:41 pm

You can go ahead and give it a whirl Angelo.
Nothing negative in my book, and i like the direction where they have
taken Windows 10.

Steve Rhoden (Cow Leader)
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Bruce Brent
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 1, 2015 at 11:59:29 pm

The "free" upgrade is only for Windows Home. If you want Windows Pro, that'll cost'ya.

I've been using Windows 10 since October, over the Windows 7 I had (of course, I made a system copy of 7). This morning, I received build 10159. With each build, Windows 10 is more stable.

Many drivers for Windows 10 (sound cards, etc.) might not be available currently, but the most popular probably will be. Check with your manufacturer's website.

If you haven't participated in the beta testing program for Windows 10, you can still be involved which qualifies you for the free upgrade to a registered lifetime version of Windows 10.


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Chris Jeremy
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 2, 2015 at 2:36:21 am

The "free" upgrade is only for Windows Home. If you want Windows Pro, that'll cost'ya.

Where did you get that from? It's not what it says on the Microsoft Windows 10 FAQ page.

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/windows-10-faq


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Bruce Brent
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 2, 2015 at 3:48:02 am

Correction. Window 7 Pro to Windows 10 Pro = FREE upgrade
Same for Windows 8 Pro to Windows 10 = FREE upgrade

Chris, thanks for the heads up.


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Angelo Mike
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 2, 2015 at 3:58:20 am

I guess I'm just curious if Windows 10 runs better. I don't do much computing other than watching videos on the internet and editing.


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Steve Rhoden
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 4, 2015 at 3:02:11 am

"I guess I'm just curious if Windows 10 runs better"
If coming from Windows 8, Yes it does.

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Stephen Mann
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 4, 2015 at 4:17:59 am
Last Edited By Stephen Mann on Jul 4, 2015 at 4:19:22 am

The only versions that will not upgrade for free are Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise, and Windows RT/RT 8.1. Probably because those are already on volume licensing.

Microsoft has already said that any drivers written for Win 7 and Win 8 should work on Win 10. If you are using drivers written for Vista that happen to work in Win 7 or 8, you may be out of luck.

Gone is the ability to replace the CPU or motherboard and reinstall Windows. The license is now tied to the hardware. Change the Motherboard and you need to buy a new license.

I do believe that Microsoft is moving to a subscription model.

Steve Mann
MannMade Digital Video
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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 4, 2015 at 2:14:39 pm

[Stephen Mann] "Gone is the ability to replace the CPU or motherboard and reinstall Windows. The license is now tied to the hardware. Change the Motherboard and you need to buy a new license."
This is why I'm glad I moved to the Mac.

OS X upgrades are free and I have Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, and Compressor 4 installed on both of my Mac Pro's, my MacBook Pro, and my Mac Mini (that's 4 computers) with one license (you can't do that with Adobe!). I also have Apple's office suite of Pages, Keynote, and Numbers on all 4 of my Macs with one license (you can't do that with Microsoft Office!). No activation nonsense. No treating customers like criminals. I am so DONE with Microsoft and Windows it's not funny.
[Stephen Mann] "I do believe that Microsoft is moving to a subscription model."
Good luck with that. Not for me! Did I mention that Sony's new Catalyst Suite runs on a Mac? (maybe it's time to bail out on Microsoft) LOL ;-D

~jr

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Robert St-Onge
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 5, 2015 at 2:05:47 pm
Last Edited By Robert St-Onge on Jul 5, 2015 at 11:07:41 pm

@ John Rofrano

I have gone the same route as you did John and specifically for the same reasons you have pointed out! And I have no regrets! FCPX as made me discover the Mac OS back in 2011.

May I add that Microsoft also forced me to an upgrade from Win 8.0 to 8.1 upon a restart and while I was editing a project. I just couldn’t believe it that they took full control of my computer for this non requested upgrade which messed up several settings once installed and I needed to figure out before I could move on with my project.

And there are just to many updates that need you to restart and update your computer, why can’t it just shutdown and update?

Reinstalling a Mac OS is just fast and simple with the latest build available, and no need to reinstall your Microsoft Office Suite which will need numerous updates and a service pack or two or perhaps move you to a subscription plan. I now use Pages which is part of the Mac OS.

The only reason I still use the Windows environment is because I use Vegas now and then.

So no hurry in getting Windows 10 and I'd rather wait and see what free really means.


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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 6, 2015 at 12:43:50 am

[Robert St-Onge] "The only reason I still use the Windows environment is because I use Vegas now and then."
Same here. If it weren't for Vegas Pro I would have no need for Windows.

~jr

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Norman Willis
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 6, 2015 at 3:56:07 am

John, what do you prefer to do in Vegas, rather than in FCPX?

Norman Willis
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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 6, 2015 at 12:10:35 pm

[Norman Willis] "John, what do you prefer to do in Vegas, rather than in FCPX?"
Slide shows with my Ultimate S Pro Photo Montage tool. :-D

Seriously, I had a 500+ picture montage to do for a client and I tried to do it in FCP X but it wouldn't even import the pictures in the order that I wanted. It insisted on bringing them in alphabetically. I wasn't up to renaming 500+ images so I opened Vegas Pro and had them laid out exactly where I wanted them a matter of minutes with Ultimate S Pro.

I also use Vegas Pro for audio work but I'm learning Logic Pro X. FCP X has no concept of audio buses or a master bus so I find it very difficult to sum audio and control the overall loudness without those. Now, I'm no pro at FCP X. Quite to contrary, I'm just learning it, but I think a lot of FCP X editors export to ProTools or Logic Pro for audio work so I'm learning how to do that.

You have to understand that I still have a business built around Vegas Pro. I create plug-ins like Ultimate S Pro, ScatterShot 3D, Mayhem, the FasstApps, etc. and I create training episodes for Boris TV so I have to keep a working Vegas Pro environment for these activities. I would never have purchased Windows 8 if I didn't have to test that my plug-is work with Windows 8. I will need to upgrade one of my systems to Windows 10 in order to test that my plug-ins work with Windows 10. But I still use Windows 7 when I have to work with Vegas Pro. I'm also still using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 for my plug-in development. That's 4 versions behind the current version and I plan to continue to use it until it breaks because unlike Apple who gives away their development tools for free, Microsoft charges $1200 for them!!! i.e., I've got to sell a LOT of $9.95 FasstApp plug-ins just to break even so I don't upgrade unless I have to. ;-)

~jr

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Angelo Mike
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 6, 2015 at 1:48:09 pm

I'm definitely considering getting Premiere or FCP at some point, even if I continue using Vegas. Just the fact that I'm limited in jobs I can get with Vegas gets my interest in the other programs, but all these functionality issues with Vegas and Windows make me at least want to have an extra skill set with the other programs.


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Danny Hays
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 6, 2015 at 6:28:16 pm

John Rofrono,
As good as you are with Vegas, I would never though you would switch to OSX. I have a Mac mini with the previous OS7 I believe with FCP7 I think the version is. You can tell I'm not a Mac person. I did try OSX witch is the first 64 bit OS made for Mac, again I think. I was working with a guy who had OSX with FCX. The owner of the company wanted a better editor so I tried working with them. Now that you're working with that, Maybe you can explain why I had so many problems. He had Sony cameras, MTS files but once he imported them into FCX it converted everything to mov files. Before I started working with them, the boss asked if I could work with external hard drives used on a mac with OSX. I had since switched back to my earlier Mac setup with the older OS and FC. I connected some of my drives to my Mac mini 32bit and they mounted fine. When I connected his drives to my Windows machines, Windows would not see them. I believe his drives were formatted as Journaled. We tried copying a few mov files to a non journaled thumb drive and I could get the mov files but they barley worked with Vegas 10. I had to get his cameras and retrieve the original MTS files to get anywhere. Also OSX look way to much like Imovie plus Maverics wouldn't run my older ver of Protools which is why I went back to OS7 with FC7. Have you used any edited files from OSX in Vegas? If so, how did they work? If I could get the files and drive to be friendly with Windows too, I'll try it again. Now with audio, I've tried Logic, Cubase, Protools, Acid and Sonar. Sonar is by far my favorite audio nle. I comes with alot of good quality effects. I still have to use the 32 bit ver because I have sample tank with thousands of great samples and it won't run on a 64 bit machine. FCX exports as OMF I think witch can be imported into Protools and Logic, witch both can run on OSX. Do you use Vegas with files from FCX?



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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 7, 2015 at 12:54:16 am

[Danny Hays] "Now that you're working with that, Maybe you can explain why I had so many problems."
I can try ;-)
[Danny Hays] "He had Sony cameras, MTS files but once he imported them into FCX it converted everything to mov files."
That's an option you can make. When you import into FCP X, you can leave the files in their native format or convert them to ProRes 422 MOV files. ProRes 422 is always going to perform better because it's a digital intermediary and previous version of FCP only worked with ProRes so FCP editors prior to FCP X are use to converting everything to ProRes 422. If your camera shoots in a format that FCP X cannot edit natively then converting to ProRes 422 is your only option. So it depends on the format.
[Danny Hays] "Before I started working with them, the boss asked if I could work with external hard drives used on a mac with OSX. I had since switched back to my earlier Mac setup with the older OS and FC. I connected some of my drives to my Mac mini 32bit and they mounted fine. When I connected his drives to my Windows machines, Windows would not see them. I believe his drives were formatted as Journaled. "
That's correct. By default Mac uses the "Mac OS Extended (HFS+) Journaled" filesystem. This cannot be read on Windows without a 3rd party software. By contrast, Mac's can read Windows NTFS volumes just fine so this is a Windows limitation.
[Danny Hays] "We tried copying a few mov files to a non journaled thumb drive and I could get the mov files but they barley worked with Vegas 10. I had to get his cameras and retrieve the original MTS files to get anywhere."
I've said this a lot but I'll say it again: You never want to ingest media on a Mac to edit on a PC or ingest media on a PC to edit on a Mac. Optimizing media for a system you are not going to use is a bad idea. You should always ingest on the platform you plan to edit on. Vegas Pro 10 did not do as well with Apple ProRes 422 files like Vegas Pro 13.0 does so this was probably a limitation of Vegas Pro 10 working with Apple ProRes 422 that Vegas Pro 13.0 no longer has.
[Danny Hays] "Also OSX look way to much like Imovie plus Maverics wouldn't run my older ver of Protools which is why I went back to OS7 with FC7."
I believe you mean that FCP X looked too much like iMovie and that was true for versions 10.0. FCP X 10.2 looks more like Vegas Pro now than iMovie.
[Danny Hays] "Have you used any edited files from OSX in Vegas? If so, how did they work? If I could get the files and drive to be friendly with Windows too, I'll try it again."
Yes, ProRes 422 files work fine in Vegas Pro. There are still limitations with working in 32-bit Windows QuickTime so you can't use a lot of ProRes files but they do work. If you purchase Paragon HFS+ for Windows you can read and write Mac formatted drives in Windows just fine. I do this all the time from my Windows Bootcamp partition with my Mac drives.
[Danny Hays] "Now with audio, I've tried Logic, Cubase, Protools, Acid and Sonar. Sonar is by far my favorite audio nle. I comes with alot of good quality effects. I still have to use the 32 bit ver because I have sample tank with thousands of great samples and it won't run on a 64 bit machine."
It seems like you have a lot of old software. I use SampleTank 3 64-bit with Logic Pro X on Mac OS X without any problems. At some point you need to give up on your 32-bit plug-ins and purchase new 64-bit versions. ;-)
[Danny Hays] "Do you use Vegas with files from FCX?"
No. So far I either select Vegas Pro or Final Cut Pro X for a project and do all of my editing in one or the other. I have exported some Sony MXF files from Vegas Pro that I've used in FCP X but normally I stick with one NLE.

~jr

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Nanda Gopal
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 7, 2015 at 2:47:01 pm

But Macs are hella costly than a PC but maybe it's worth all the money i guess because i have not used a Mac


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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 7, 2015 at 5:33:02 pm

[Nanda Gopal] "But Macs are hella costly than a PC but maybe it's worth all the money i guess because i have not used a Mac"
Nope that's a myth. In fact, on the high end Mac's are cheaper than PC's. Read for yourself what Extreme Tech has to say about it:

Apples new $10,000 Mac Pro is $2000 cheaper than equivalent Windows PC

The new iMac 5K Retina cost less than an equivalent PC 5K display alone (without the computer!).

Dell UltraSharp 27 Ultra HD 5K Monitor – UP2715K $2499

iMac with Retina 5K display $2,299.00

Why would I buy a 5K display when I can have a 5K display with an iMac computer for less? In fact the new iMac 5K starts at $1999!

Mac's are NOT more expensive. Apple just doesn't make low-end cheap Mac's but you get what you pay for. I wouldn't buy a cheap low-end PC either.

~jr

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Norman Willis
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 7, 2015 at 6:52:50 pm

John, I have no experience with Apple, and am open to Apple. However, may I please ask, is this really a fair comparison?

Is not a 4K Core i7 or Xeon SLI 4K system available for approximately the same numbers, with a +/- 27" 4K monitor?

Just asking (in ignorance).

Norman Willis
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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 7, 2015 at 6:59:47 pm

[Norman Willis] "Is not a 4K Core i7 or Xeon SLI 4K system available for approximately the same numbers, with a +/- 27" 4K monitor?"
But the IMac is 5K not 4K. That means I can run Final Cut Pro X with a 4K PREVIEW WINDOW!!!! I've seen it. I've been to the Apple Store and run FCP X and had FULL RES 4K running buttery smooth in the preview of FCP X. No, this is not like a 4K system. In addition Apple hardware and software are fine tuned to work well with each other. So no one is wasting time on the Apple forums asking for the 1000th time "what graphics card should I use for best performance?". You buy it and it just works!

I almost bought an iMac 5K instead of my Mac Pro but I don't own any 4K cameras so I really don't have a need for it right now.

~jr

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Steve Rhoden
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 12, 2015 at 8:26:59 pm

Windows seems to be going down the road where it holds its customers hostage.
Not a good route to take!

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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 13, 2015 at 11:18:41 am

[Steve Rhoden] "Windows seems to be going down the road where it holds its customers hostage."
PC sales have steadily declined year after year while Mac sale have actually increased for the same timeframe so Microsoft needed to do something to stop the bleeding. Giving away the upgrade to Windows 10 was a good move but when they started talking about Windows "as a service" it scared everyone. I've said this before, if PC software vendors all move to subscriptions and the OS itself is a subscription it will become unaffordable as a platform and just drive more people to Mac where you own the software that you purchase and it's not locked to any particular hardware.

BTW, a company called Affinity has produced an outstanding competitor to Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator that cost $49 each and they advertise that they will never require a subscription so companies are targeting those of us who aren't buying the subscription model. I bought these immediately when I found out about them and they're really full featured replacements. I have no need for any Adobe software anymore. All of it has been replaced with alternate products I can actually own and control the cost of ownership.

~jr

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Mike Kujbida
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 13, 2015 at 12:51:53 pm

[John Rofrano] "BTW, a company called Affinity has produced an outstanding competitor to Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator that cost $49 each..."

John, unless I'm missing something, that software, as great as it looks, is currently for the Mac only :(


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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 14, 2015 at 12:19:23 pm

[Mike Kujbida] "...unless I'm missing something, that software, as great as it looks, is currently for the Mac only :("
Oh yea, well... that's an advantage of moving to the Mac I guess. You get to run PC software and Mac software. I didn't even realize it because I'm on a Mac now, but yea, it's Mac only (sorry).

The point is that software developers are taking advantage of the fact that lots of us are never going to pay a subscription so where we might not have switched before, we have a reason to switch software now. Sorry they are not targeting Windows users.

~jr

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Steve Rhoden
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 14, 2015 at 12:23:17 pm

You are so right people will opt for alternatives, if they go subscription
route, im gone!

Steve Rhoden (Cow Leader)
Film Maker & VFX Artist.
Owner of Filmex Creative Media.
Samples of my Work and Company can be seen here:
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Nanda Gopal
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 16, 2015 at 3:29:06 am

You are completely right about it.


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Nanda Gopal
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 7, 2015 at 2:42:00 pm

Do you have a touch PC or computer?
If no, then it's probably good for you.

Since you are using win7 you wouldn't have much of a difference with win10.

But with win8 and a non-touch computer people got fed up with wn8 cuz it is optimized more for touch so people didn't like it much so they have fixed it with the win10 update.

Actually it is no much difference than win7
Just few differences so you will not find it tough.

Give it a try friend!


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Angelo Mike
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 13, 2015 at 7:38:46 pm

Man, I started using Windows 8 unintentionally on another computer. It's garbage.


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Danny Hays
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 13, 2015 at 8:18:12 pm

John Rofrono [The new ver. looks more like vegas].
Now that's very interesting. I will def. look into that, might have to try OSX with the new FCX again.
Also the Similar Photoshop and Illustrator sounds interesting.
IF Vegas or FCX could Key like I do using this Technic in After Effects, I'd be a happy camper.
To me the biggest downfall with Vegas is the included chromakeyer is a joke. I saw your tutorail on Boris keyer and it looks great, but with full length body shots including feet, shadows have to be there to some degree, IMHO.






Angelo Mike , My surface Pro 3 came with Win 8.1 which I didn't care for unless I remove the keyboard so I put Classic Shell on it for use with a keyboard. Check it out. It free too.
http://www.classicshell.net/



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Aaron Star
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 14, 2015 at 9:14:10 am

Actually the iMac 5k with i7,32GB ram, SSD, and M295 GPU is $4268.00 not including tax or anything else.

Not to sure the M290x is a good deal, that is a mobile chip, and it benchmarks 2.57 times slower than the actual r9 290x. So you would be basically having to do CPU only in Vegas with that rig.


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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 14, 2015 at 2:48:24 pm

[Aaron Star] "Actually the iMac 5k with i7,32GB ram, SSD, and M295 GPU is $4268.00 not including tax or anything else."
You can get a very beefy iMac 5K for $2999 with:

iMac with Retina 5K display
4.0GHz Quad-core Intel Core i7, Turbo Boost up to 4.4GHz
16GB 1600MHz DDR3 SDRAM - 2x8GB
1TB Fusion Drive
AMD Radeon R9 M295X 4GB GDDR5
Apple Magic Mouse
Apple Wireless Keyboard (English) & User's Guide

Yes, if you max out all of the options with a 1TB SSD etc. you can drive up the price but it's not needed. 16GB with a Quad Core is more than enough memory. My 12-Core Mac Pro only has 24GB (2GB per core) and I rarely make use of all that memory. Most video editors will have an external Thunderbolt RAID 5 for editing and won't need massive internal storage. That's the beauty of having Thunderbolt storage.

~jr

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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 14, 2015 at 4:06:23 pm

[Danny Hays] " I will def. look into that, might have to try OSX with the new FCX again."
You can watch my Boris TV episode on 3D Extruded EPS in FCP X. It will show you a pretty complex project done in FCP X and you can get a feel for the interface and how FCP X uses connected clips instead of tracks.





[Danny Hays] "IF Vegas or FCX could Key like I do using this Technic in After Effects, I'd be a happy camper. "
FCP X has a great keyer and tight integration with Apple Motion 5 which is only a $49 add on and gives you similar After Effects capabilities. Here is another Boris TV episode where I show you how I created a Custom Generator Preset in FCP X using Motion 5:





This is extremely powerful when you consider that you can take something very complex in Motion and only expose a few controls and make your own preset for use in FCP X that's very easy to re-use on multiple projects. The Drop Zone capability in Motion 5 allows you to create things like bumpers with slugs that you can replace right in FCP X without ever opening Motion again. It's petty slick.

~jr

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Steve Rhoden
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 15, 2015 at 8:48:21 pm

If only Sony Creative could make Vegas Pro available for the Mac in
the next Vegas version!...(smile)...

Steve Rhoden (Cow Leader)
Film Maker & VFX Artist.
Owner of Filmex Creative Media.
Samples of my Work and Company can be seen here:
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John Rofrano
Re: "Free" Windows 10 upgrade?
on Jul 16, 2015 at 12:33:31 pm

[Steve Rhoden] "If only Sony Creative could make Vegas Pro available for the Mac in the next Vegas version!...(smile)..."
Well I guess that's what Catalyst Edit will eventually be. Sony realized that they needed a Mac solution and the only way to get there is with a complete rewrite because they were tightly coupled to Microsoft proprietary technology. So watch Catalyst Edit get better over time.

~jr

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