Shifting masks by Ken Ecker 5 years ago I apologize for the stupid question, I've searched quite bit... I've corner pinned a still (which is in the comp as a 3d layer) into an area. I now need to mask part of the still once it has been pinn
Re: Shifting masks by Ken Ecker 5 years ago I thought I did select 'move all atributes', but just tried it again and it worked perfectly. Thanks so much Darby and Dave for the quick responses. Ken.
AE render vs. watching paint dry? by Jason Boucher 5 years ago I'm still have a very slow render time for this CS3 project. Many have pointed out that HD is such a huge file that of course it would take a long time. i get that, but how long is too long 83 frames
Green Screen Workflow by Derek Shin 6 years ago I'm editing a kids pilot shot on green screen with several cuts and scenes. What is the standard workflow for this kind of project Should I key out all my footage first and then import into FCP Or sho
Re: Green Screen Workflow by Ken Ecker 6 years ago I've been doing this a lot lately. I'd highly recommend buying Automatic Duck Pro Import AE. Edit in FCP, export the xml for work in AE, then finish there. It's one less step of potential compression.
Greenscreen floor by Ken Ecker 6 years ago Hello, I shot some well lit, easily keyable greenscreened DVCProHD footage. My issue is with the floor (which was level and hard when it was shot). I would think that building a solid, and eyeballing
Re: Greenscreen floor by Ken Ecker 6 years ago That makes total sense Steve, thanks. It was a silly habit not to rethink the fact that actor should be a 2D layer. Thanks a lot Steve.
buliding a 3D house by malcolm DeSoto 6 years ago So, after watching Andrew Kramer's 3D room tutorial, I was curious as to the possibilities of building a 3d house. Obviously it would take a bit more work (ie you'd have to create every wall in PS ad
Re: buliding a 3D house by Ken Ecker 6 years ago The possibilities with this type of thing are pretty much endless. If you really want to take it to the next level, investigate camera projection. I think Andrew did a tutorial, and it's also in Mark
pro inks by juanbuscarons 6 years ago hey any of you guys know a really good way to make an ink splatter appear i'm not talking about changing the expansion of a mask or filming it... there must be some better way to do this 100% computer
Re: pro inks by Ken Ecker 6 years ago Check out Riot Gear by Andrew Kramer at videocopilot.net There's ink, paint, grungy stuff... Very useful.
A Particular Question by Luke Hale 6 years ago Saw Andrew Kramer's tutorial on creating the streaks on the ipod nano commercial using trapcode particular and tried basically repeating it to make a second streak. This worked fine except the two str
Re: A Particular Question by Ken Ecker 6 years ago There's a section in the particular controls called visibility. In there, you can set an 'obscuration layer' which will let you choose which layers appear in front of others.
Particular 2d/3d by Ken Ecker 6 years ago Hello, I've built a variation of the ipod nano light streaks, a la Andrew Kramer's tutorial. Rotating the camera around the streaks shows me it's in 3d, but when I try to drop a 3d element in the comp
Re: Closure by Ken Ecker 6 years ago Yeah, it was. I'm wrapping a project right now, so I'm super busy, but maybe in a few days I'll post a link or screenshot or something. Thanks agian.
How to orbit on comp by Mullenbruck 6 years ago Hi everyone, im trying to orbit around the Explode Out trapcode particular on my composition just as it does on the preview option but i cant make it work. How im i supposed to do it Thanks Mullen
external Monitor output - kona 2 by Bal Deo 7 years ago This question has been asked few times, sorry! i have read the manul and followed all instructions, however still having problems. I have a Kona 2 running on my Mac G5 and using Shake 4.1. Also have t
Kona 2 Component levels by Ken Ecker 7 years ago Hello, Dual 2.7, 8 G RAM, Kona2, Breakout Box. I'm using component video to monitor to a Sony PVML5. All looks nice in the 525i29.97 footage (DV), but when looking at Varicam footage DVCProHD 720p59.9
Kona2 & FW Tascam control surface by Ken Ecker 8 years ago I've been using a Kona2 & KBox for the last month and loving it. However, I've been using a Tascam FW1082 control surface - i o to monitor audio. Because "audio follows video" I should use the Kona2 f