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Re: Depth ripple with action script (following Null object)
by Lamar Daughma in the Adobe After Effects Forum
ok i solved the problem by separating the animation variables so the x,y, & z are separate and changed the variables in the commands to match those of in the actual composion and it works!!! except on every axis BUT the Z axis xD...

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Re: Depth ripple with action script (following Null object)
by Lamar Daughma in the Adobe After Effects Forum
ok, so i applied it where you said, in the parent and i got it to work but... it moved everything out of place....

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Re: Depth ripple with action script (following Null object)
by Kalle Kannisto in the Adobe After Effects Forum
1) Error is likely due to not having a layer called "Null 1" with a slider Effect named "Slider" on it. 2) To have some of the layers move together, don't add an expression to them, but parent them to the layer with an expression that you want them to...

49 minutes ago   read more
Re: Mono Audio Channel outputs on CH 3
by Tobias Heilmann-Schuricht in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
I am using BMD Ultra Studio 4K connected through TB2. There really isn't much configuring I can detect in the control panel that would affect this issue. I am listening to my stereo sum (Ch1+2) via AES/EBU I am seeing the channel mapping on my SmartScope 4K which is looking...

50 minutes ago   read more
The most practical use of Sine Wave.
by zol ganbold in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Lately i'm hanging around here a lot because of my personal project. Just wanted to share with you guys my end result and say thank you all. Please consider this not as self promotion! May be it is helpful for someone....

51 minutes ago   read more
Re: Resolve 12 - Media Browser not showing all media
by Will Keir in the DaVinci Resolve Forum
I can hear the crickets......

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Service: Igor Neljak
by Igor Neljak in the COW - Services Forum
Zagreb Grad Zagreb, Croatia Post Production Production Broadcasting Igor Neljak Editing Documentary Television Production I'm looking to relocate from Croatia to US or Asia. Throughout my career I worked on numerous projects from lifestyle, fashion, commercial, sports and large reality shows, current affairs and about 250 long form special reports....

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XDCAM Convertor into FCP 6.0.5
by Noel Wilson in the Sony XDCAM - EX & Related Forum
> Of course if you have Snow Leopard you will likely discover a Thumbnail Cache bug which Sony neglects to mention and has not yet provided an update to fix. TRUE to day in 2015. Anywhere to find 2.12.0 FPDZKP1/4 XDCAM XFER V2.51 TIGER/LEOPARD Im running FCP Final Cut Pro...

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Re: Particle question here; Particles to start "float upwards" after some time
by Adam Lewen in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Michael - Kalle Thanks for the input! I will look at the example soon and update!...

3 hours ago   read more
Re: HPX 250 clips broken into 5 min clips
by Craig Alan in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
camera Mac Pro, macbook pro, Imacs (i7); Canon 5D Mark III/70D, Panasonic AG-HPX170/AG-HPX250P, Canon HV40, Sony Z7U/VX2000/PD170; FCP 6 certified; FCP X write professionally for a variety of media; teach video production in L.A....

4 hours ago   read more
Re: Yellow Render bar with Prores in Premiere CC
by Austin Anderson in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Also, double check that your playback is set to FULL in the Program window. If it is at 1/2 or any other, it will be making a preview render of that half resolution even if all of your sequence settings are dead on. -Austin...

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Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Jim Wiseman in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
By writing apps and working for Google. ;) Jim Wiseman Sony PMW-EX1, Pana AJ-D810 DVCPro, DVX-100, Nikon D7000, Final Cut Pro X 10.2.1, Final Cut Studio 2 and 3, Media 100 Suite 2.1.6, Premiere Pro CS 5.5 and 6.0, AJA ioHD, AJA Kona LHi, Blackmagic Ultrastudio 4K, Blackmagic Teranex, Avid...

5 hours ago   read more
Re: HPX 250 clips broken into 5 min clips
by Noah Kadner in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
Might be a disk formatting error- are you formatting in the camera or in the computer? Noah FCPWORKS - FCPX Workflow Call Box Training...

5 hours ago   read more
Fixing corrupted color tagged video files (Mac OS)
by Bertrand Sinssaine in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
Hello, To conclude this topic, I still don’t know why transferring videos with a color tag on a external hard drive corrupted some of them, maybe because this HDD was formatted in HTFS and I used Paragon. But I can explain how i recovered my corrupted .mov files shot with...

5 hours ago   read more
Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Neil Sadwelkar in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
I get what you're saying, Bob. And good points raised by others who responded too. I too earned a living as an editor in India in the nineties and 2000s. And then worked at managing large post facilities. Out here in India, the exact same situation is emerging. Large post...

6 hours ago   read more
HPX 250 clips broken into 5 min clips
by Craig Alan in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
I did double post this since i'm asking for a a cause and a remedy. Been using this camera for a long time without media issues. On this shoot, I used two cameras and two cards in each camera. Not sure if i messed up a setting when I set...

6 hours ago   read more
Re: Pocket Cinema Camera footage: frame drops, stutters, stalls
by erik cantu in the Blackmagic Cinema Camera Forum
Well that makes sense. I do use only Sandisk SSD's in my BMCC that I've never had a problem. The panny cards do have high spec's but I guess something under the hood doesn't play with the BMPCC. THankfully it's not an expensive fix. Erik Cantu Video Producer RadioU TV...

6 hours ago   read more
HPX 250 clips broken into 5 min clips
by Craig Alan in the Panasonic HVX - HPX (P2) Forum
Been using this camera for a long time without media issues. On this shoot, I used two cameras and two cards in each camera. Not sure if i messed up a setting when I set all the metadata to show on a broadcast monitor. There was no indication that the...

6 hours ago   read more
canon fx105 footage to final cut 7
by hassan aljaber in the Apple Final Cut Pro Forum
how captue the video footage i shot by canon xf105 into final cut 7...

6 hours ago   read more
Herky-Jerky footage on DVD
by Ross Stark in the Sony Vegas Forum
Ok, SVP users, I need help. I've filmed a wedding ceremony with the following cameras: (2) Canon HF G10s and a Canon XL2. I edited the footage in Vegas 11. I set the project properties to match the G10 footage. (I'm not where I can check at the moment, but...

6 hours ago   read more
how to capture the xf canon 105 video to final cut 7
by hassan aljaber in the Apple Final Cut Pro Forum
Hi, Any one can help me with how to log and transfer the video pictures from the Canon Xf 105 to final cut pro 7? is there a plugin or way to do that? Thanks...

6 hours ago   read more
Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Michael Aranyshev in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Bob Zelin] "With the exception of hi end shows and features, how does the majority of the people on these forums continue to earn a living ? " What I really wonder is how those hypothetical kids with iPhone 8 earn theirs....

6 hours ago   read more
how to capture the xf canon 105 video to final cut 7
by hassan aljaber in the Apple Final Cut Pro Forum
Hi, Any one can help me with how to log and transfer the video pictures from the Canon Xf 105 to final cut pro 7? is there a plugin or way to do that? Thanks...

6 hours ago   read more
Zoom H4N and USB playback
by Sebastian Charles in the Audio Professionals Forum
Hi guys, I am relatively new to audio work. I have a Zoom H4n and I'm using external XLR microphones. I thought I would effectively try using my PC as the "mixer" by connecting the Zoom H4N to my PC via USB. A couple of issues emerge: 1. When I...

6 hours ago   read more
Re: Round hole through sphere
by Brian Jones in the Cinema 4D Forum
one way is two booles - a sphere (slightly smaller) inside a sphere to give thickness then another boole using the cylinder Boole (A Subtract B) --Boole (A Subtract B) ----sphere ----sphere (smaller) --Cylinder...

6 hours ago   read more
Re: Pocket Cinema Camera footage: frame drops, stutters, stalls
by Jason Jenkins in the Blackmagic Cinema Camera Forum
I got the following back from BlackMagic tech support. I haven't had a chance to test. The issue you are having is due to a SD card incompatibility and a firmware update is not going to fix that. The Panasonic card is not on out list of recommended SD cards...

6 hours ago   read more
Re: Renaming & sorting both video clips & stills to date taken
by Wayne Waag in the Sony Vegas Forum
Good question. For stills, it's no problem. I've been using a database program called ThumbsPlus for the past ten years or so and it will sort according to pretty much whatever you want including time and date taken, which is very useful if you have photos from multiple sources. I'm...

7 hours ago   read more
Re: Android Phone Clips and frame rate
by Bob Peterson in the Sony Vegas Forum
One thing I would try is a velocity envelope to adjust the frame rate where necessary. It may generate some missing frames to smooth things a bit. It may not work, but I would try it....

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Re: Renaming & sorting both video clips & stills to date taken
by Bob Peterson in the Sony Vegas Forum
It's probably not the best way, but, in Windows Explorer, you can select many files, and give them all the same name by renaming the first one to "where taken" followed by a (1). The rest of the files will be renamed as "where taken(2)", "where taken(3)", and so on....

7 hours ago   read more
Avid Engineer
by Rob Cloyd in the JOBS Offered - Higher Pay Forum
We are seeking an experienced Avid Field engineer Pay rate is commensurable with experience. Duties • Interface with customers to resolve equipment, workflow, & procedural issues • Communicate to management issues or potential issues that customers may be encountering • Prepare edit systems & sans for post production enviroments •...

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Re: Require assistance PLEASE SONY VEGAS PRO 13
by Bob Peterson in the Sony Vegas Forum
OK, try selecting the entire contents of the timeline, and render that. If the render loop option is checked, let it stay checked. You can select the entire timeline by positioning the cursor at the start of the timeline, and press the "i" key. Now move the cursor to the...

7 hours ago   read more
Round hole through sphere
by Ben Peterson in the Cinema 4D Forum
How can I cut a round hole through a sphere and make the edge of the hole thick like a wall? I tried with a boole and a cylinder then put inside a cloth surface to get thickness which does work but but it looks bad....

7 hours ago   read more
Re: Require assistance PLEASE SONY VEGAS PRO 13
by Bob Peterson in the Sony Vegas Forum
Yes, a selection does automatically invoke the render loop option. I was surprised to notice that just recently, but then I always use this option for renders. Also, when there is no selection, the render loop option is greyed out. I also noticed that quite recently....

7 hours ago   read more
Re: Why do users say FCP X is fast? Some new numbers.
by Andrew Kimery in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Bill Davis] ""Someone's unbridled dismissiveness of X is not always a benefit when it comes to discussing it's merits?" Agreed, and neither extreme is helpful, IMO (they are like outliers in statics that are dismissed so they don't skew the average). Want to compare the number of people who did...

7 hours ago   read more
Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Andrew Kimery in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Tim Wilson] "His point is exactly the opposite. "I've had a great ride, but what the fjjk do I do with the next 15-20 years of my career? Does my business actually have another 15-20 years in the tank? It sure doesn't look like it from here."" And that sounds...

7 hours ago   read more
Re: Recording VIA HDMI for Vegas 12
by Bob Peterson in the Sony Vegas Forum
I checked before I posted my response. He did not mention HD at all. I interpreted that to mean that SD is sufficient. Your interpretation is different than mine. Enough said. I have never seen any quality problems with this approach, and we use the little box I mentioned to...

7 hours ago   read more
Re: Any expert in Keying out there?
by albert trevino in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Ok. I had to take some time away from the project. I am now back on it. I tried a number of different techniques to try to key the difficult ones. I am at a loss. I don't have near the experience in keying as most of you out there...

7 hours ago   read more
Image: wrongposition.png
by Lamar Daughma in the COW - Images Forum
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7 hours ago   read more
PC for video and graphic work.
by Keith Paschall in the What Computer Should I Buy? Forum
Friend needs a computer for doing Premiere Pro video work, nothing major just training videos and such for his software company, but he also does large graphics work in Photoshop with files that might be 30Gb or more, which take long time to render on his current setup. His normal...

8 hours ago   read more
Re: Shortcut to expand Adjustment Layer to entire length of sequence?
by Duke Sweden in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Thanks! Just to clarify for people who are as dense as me, you should place the playhead at the end of the timeline first, THEN highlight the end cut of the adjustment layer and hit "e". Cheers!...

8 hours ago   read more
Pro Animator Stand Alone
by Patrick Briar in the Zaxwerks Forum
Does Pro Animator use EPS files?...

8 hours ago   read more
Re: Require assistance PLEASE SONY VEGAS PRO 13
by Nazmun Ali in the Sony Vegas Forum
I unticked the render loop region only but that did not work.....

8 hours ago   read more
Renaming & sorting both video clips & stills to date taken
by Paul Gregory in the Sony Vegas Forum
What is the best way to label all of my clips with where they 'were taken' & keep them in the 'Date Taken Sequence'. I keep finding that many programs including Windows always wants to display thumbnails in other meaningless for me me sequences, like take transferred to computer or...

8 hours ago   read more
Re: Android Phone Clips and frame rate
by Aaron Star in the Sony Vegas Forum
The clip you posted was shot at 30FPS. The variable frame rate info is just details on how the encoder fell behind at one point and got as high 30. I would try editing the project at 1280x720 @ 29.97. Convert the source material to XDCAM-EX 720P @ 29.97, go...

8 hours ago   read more
Re: Turn Region into Sub-Clips in Vegas Pro 13
by Aaron Star in the Sony Vegas Forum
Everyone has their own workflow. Pre-editing your source footage, or creating selects, has is benefits. Rendering select ranges in .mov, .mts, or .mp4 to HDCAM-sr-lite, XDCAM, or XAVC.mxf will edit in vegas in a more fluid manner, and smart render* in final render. HDCAM-sr-lite, XDCAM, or XAVC.mxf will composite, render...

9 hours ago   read more
Re: Android Phone Clips and frame rate
by John Smith in the Sony Vegas Forum
Thanks Aaron fro the reply. They are family clips of home movies ect taken on my phone. Here is the media info of one of the clips they are all in Variable frame rate format as that's what the phone records in. The ones that are around 25 are fine...

9 hours ago   read more
Re: Install Issues
by Amir Abed in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Updated to Windows 10 and everything is working....

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Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Aindreas Gallagher in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Bob Zelin] "And that's my point. Randy Ubilos article specifically stated the target audience that he wanted. The idea is to get EVERYONE to start doing this. It's certainly right for Apple - it's just intimidating for "us". The reality that ANYONE can do what we do. " I think...

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Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Jim Wiseman in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
I dropped that years ago, Gary. And it was a lot less than $2500. Last time Production Premium was an under $400 upgrade. CS6. Still working what, three years later, though I don't really use anything other than Photoshop and Audition very occasionally. No future in Premiere for me. Jim...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Editing on Surface Pro 3
by Aaron Star in the Sony Vegas Forum
I posted this a while back on the Sony forum. The Surface Pro and 3 are pretty much the same, with the 3 having even better hardware. The Surface pro 4 is right around the corner sometime this fall. There is a YouTube video from a user showing how Vegas...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Android Phone Clips and frame rate
by Aaron Star in the Sony Vegas Forum
Can you post "Media Info" on the source clips, and your project settings? Rendering out to an HD format, and then letting DVD-A compress the footage to DVD would be the simplest method. Unless the camera is only capturing in SD or less in the 1st place. There are more...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Importing WAV, mp4, m4a files into FCPX correctly?
by Matthew Slaughter in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
Thanks again. Well, I've managed to test out at least one thing you suggested - It sure as heck isn't a problem with my own music. I just imported a 24/88 version of my track and it works fine. I still have no idea why there was a problem in...

10 hours ago   read more
Frame by frame animation in AE does not match render.
by Jennifer Shainin in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Hello, Hope someone can help with this the answers on the site I have found haven't fixed the problem. I have a project made entirely of AI layered files (so no pre-rendered movies) There are a lot of masks. The animation comps and pre-comps are built at 1920x1080@24fps. When I...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Gary Huff in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Jim Wiseman] ". Competition from new usually younger people is going to limit our income. Rental is bad for those whose cash flow is limited or sporadic." As opposed to dropping $2500 all at once?...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Audio Hard Limiter
by John Davidson in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
[TJ Ingrassia] ""Taint"... that's classy." Thanks :). John Davidson | President / Creative Director | Magic Feather Inc....

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Re: Audio Hard Limiter
by John Rofrano in the Apple FCPX Techniques Forum
[Oliver Peters] "That's correct. The volume control for the clip occurs after the application of the audio effect in the hierarchy of effects in FCPX. Therefore, adding a filter has no affect on the volume levels that you set." It's also important to note that Auto Gain will adjust your...

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Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Jim Wiseman in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
Read the first paragraph again. Self explanatory. Competition from new usually younger people is going to limit our income. Rental is bad for those whose cash flow is limited or sporadic. New people coming in creates pressure on older users whose earning power is going down because of changes in...

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Re: Setting Up Hard Drive for Sony Vegas
by Cameron Hird in the Sony Vegas basics Forum
Thanks John Do you use Sony Vegas on your Mac? If so, how? As I thought Sony Vegas was only compatible for Windows PC? Cameron...

10 hours ago   read more
Why does the playhead only sometimes lock to the black line?
by Sean McNally in the Sony Vegas basics Forum
I've been using vegas for years, but I have a very basic question that I just haven't been able to figure out the answer to. It's never really been a problem, but I'm curious enough to find out. Sometimes, wherever I click, the black line locks to the playhead, and...

10 hours ago   read more
Re: Importing the same material twice doesn't show in project
by Nils Welter in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Check the option"allow duplicate media" in the media browser panel fly out menu. In your case it must be checked. Nils Welter Adobe Certified Instructor - Premiere Pro CBC Cologne Broadcasting Center Cologne, Germany...

11 hours ago   read more
Re: Setting Up Hard Drive for Sony Vegas
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas basics Forum
[Cameron Hird] "What brand external drive is recommended for the edit drive?" Some people buy expensive G-Drives from G-Tech and they are good (...did I mention they are expensive?) However, I stock up on Western Digital My Passport 1TB USB 3.0 drives when they are on sale for $59 at...

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Re: Shortcut to expand Adjustment Layer to entire length of sequence?
by Nils Welter in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Highlight the end cut of the adjustment layer, then step to the end of your timeline and hit"e". The shortcut extends your edit to the actual playhead position. Nils Welter Adobe Certified Instructor - Premiere Pro CBC Cologne Broadcasting Center Cologne, Germany...

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Re: Adding Multiple Blur Values within Multiple Masks
by Nils Welter in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
Yes you have to apply multiple blur effects and add one mask to each blur effect. Nils Welter Adobe Certified Instructor - Premiere Pro CBC Cologne Broadcasting Center Cologne, Germany...

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Re: Copying clips AND chapter markers from one sequence to the next
by Nils Welter in the Adobe Premiere Pro Forum
I should have been more precise. Copy and paste sequence markers is not possible... Nils Welter Adobe Certified Instructor - Premiere Pro CBC Cologne Broadcasting Center Cologne, Germany...

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Re: Require assistance PLEASE SONY VEGAS PRO 13
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
Good point. A timeline selection around a single slide would only render that slide by default if render loop region was enabled (and I think it always enables when you invoke render with a section active) I didn't think of that. ~jr www.johnrofrano.com www.vasst.com...

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Re: Recording VIA HDMI for Vegas 12
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
Good point, the PCI card eliminates the USB 3.0 requirements for PC's. I didn't realize you had recommended the same card as the shuttle. lol ~jr www.johnrofrano.com www.vasst.com...

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Re: ProRes 422 files stop working in Vegas Pro
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Carl Johnson] "any good converter that can convert to mxf and maintain the bitrate? Preferably free." Yes... Vegas Pro! ;-) Seriously, the problem is that you can't have a lot of QuickTime files in the project at the same time but you can certainly place them on the timeline one...

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Re: Recording VIA HDMI for Vegas 12
by Aaron Star in the Sony Vegas Forum
The Blackmagic Intensity card that I recommended, and the shuttle that John is now recommending are the same thing. The thunderbolt and USB3 interfaces are another layer to have to work through. Where as the PCIe card in the right slot has full bandwidth to the PC, and no fiddling...

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Re: Recording VIA HDMI for Vegas 12
by John Rofrano in the Sony Vegas Forum
[Bob Peterson] "Feed that into an old DV camera which has a passthrough capability." While in theory all of the connections that you suggested will work... in practice it will probably look terrible for this particular application. Remember what Brad said: [Brad Leigh] "I do NOT expect to capture off...

12 hours ago   read more
Re: please explain the new business model to me
by Steve Connor in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Jim Wiseman] "Glad you are young enough for this not to make any difference to you. I think it goes straight to Bob's point. Thanks for the reiteration, but you left out the first paragraph." I think Adobe adopting a subscription model has nothing to do with his point at...

12 hours ago   read more
Re: Depth ripple with action script (following Null object)
by Lamar Daughma in the Adobe After Effects Forum
I added your code, and i get an error, i took a screen shot....

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