Time Code problem by Jim Reed 1 year ago When I put a time code on the video I send the video out for someone to review. They make notes and send me their notes back. I use the notes to edit the video. Whenever I go to edit the video, I have
Re: Time Code problem by Dennis Leppell 1 year ago If you're not too worried about re-rendering, drop the client's reference movie onto your timeline. Then reference the visual TC on THAT track when making your cuts. When you make your cut, be sure to
capture quandry by Tom McAfee 1 year ago For some reason I can't find the box to check to create a new clip on camera start stop -- I used to have it, but maybe that back when I was using FCP6 I now am using FCP7, and for the life of me, I c
ProRez Workflow by George Ovcinikov 1 year ago Hi guys. I've got a question which might seem daft but i need confirmation before i carry on with the edit: Im staring an edit in FCP, all my videos are ProRes 422. Im going do color correction and gr
Apply flash effect in Wide Screen by Daniel Neutzsky-Wulff 1 year ago Hi, I'm editing a trailer where I use some camera-flash effects. Using dip to color. However, it affects the ENTIRE screen, the black bars at the top and bottom since it's widescreen. I won't the flas
Re: Apply flash effect in Wide Screen by Dennis Leppell 1 year ago use the Too Much Too Soon flash frame transition plugin found here: http: www.mattias.nu plugins I also REALLY like the Impact flash found here: http: www.filmimpact.net index.php plugins And yes, use
Reinstall FCP7 in Lion by Robert A. Jonas 1 year ago Because of a software melt-down, I've had to Erase and Install on my MacPro (8-core, OS 10.7.3,Lion). I had both Final Cut 7 and Final Cut X installed. I could easily re-install Final Cut X from the A
Re: Reinstall FCP7 in Lion by Dennis Leppell 1 year ago Strange problem....it should only ask you for the previous version's serial number. Here's a tutorial I wrote up a couple months ago on how to clean install FCP 6 on lion. You should be able to at lea
Trying to put 2-hour sequence on dvd by Brian Gilmore 1 year ago I've been spending way too much time trying to figure out how to put my 2-hour A-Roll rough assembly on a SD DVD. I tried compressor and IDVD after converting to a quicktime movie. I'm a newbie and th
Trouble with AVC codec by Sarah Reynolds 1 year ago Hi Everyone. I have a 30min DVD, not copyright protected, that I need to grab a section from and edit down to about :30secs. I thought the best way to do this would be to use HandBrake to make a file,
Re: Trouble with AVC codec by Dennis Leppell 1 year ago Problem you're having with MpgSteamclip is strangely enough, broken timecode. Repair the time code (there's a menu option for this), and you should be able to rip it just fine.
Service: Dennis Leppell by Dennis Leppell 1 year ago Naperville Illinois, United States Post Production Dennis Leppell Editing I've worked for 5 years as Sr. Producer for an outdoors fishing hunting show. Film and edit year round. Before that, I've made
Boris Title Crawl Blank? by Brad DeCecco 1 year ago Hi Everyone, So of course I have a job tomorrow for which I have not prepared sufficiently (I know...) and I was trying to make the title cards ahead of time to save time (for an on-site edit) and whe
Blending / compositing advice please by Ben Beasley 1 year ago Hi FCP experts I often see on film tv nice blended or superimposed sequences of, well anything, but for example, simply shots of people, from different scenes. Is there a way to replicate this on FCP
Re: Blending / compositing advice please by Dennis Leppell 1 year ago Do some research on 'keying', and "mattes" That should point you in the right direction for what you are trying to do. Composite modes are more for blending layers to achieve a particular look. And ye
No audio when laying to tape by Richard Cullen 1 year ago Hi Recently been having trouble laying audio to tape. Bars & Tone go down fine, picture is fine, but as soon as the main program starts audio either doesn't go to tape or drops out after around 30 sec
Re: No audio when laying to tape by Dennis Leppell 1 year ago I concur....the first thing that came to mind was it's either the deck or the tape. Scrubbing sound means something was put down. I'm putting my money on a bad tape. Reload and try again.
Editor's signature? by Jason Byfield 3 years ago Just wondering if anybody uses a "signature" in their personal projects; an object, effect, text or distinctive edit that's not necessarily apparent to the viewer but brands it as "yours". Directors s
Re: Editor's signature? by Dennis Leppell 3 years ago fun. I work for a fishing show....if there's a shot of a compass somewhere in the footage for whatever bait or resort we're showcasing, it will ALWAYS make its way into the show, somehow somewhere.
Music Talent Release by Dennis Leppell 3 years ago I've a number of small music artists bands that are willing to give me a large number of music pieces to use as we see fit, royalty and rights free, with only payment being crediting for the company m
Re: Music Talent Release by Richard Herd 3 years ago They can sue regardless. There's more than one license involved: sync, festival, distribution. Other folks will have fancier terms, but that's the gist. Probably you'll need more than a boilerplate, a
File: Youtube 100% source setting by Dennis Leppell 3 years ago setting file Compressor setting for processing vids for Youtube, using 100% source dimensions. Based on Ken Stone's work, with slight tweaks. http: f1.creativecow.net 425 youtube-100-source-setting