I'm basically an all around film maker. However, post production is my speciality, especially Avid and FCP editing. I've produced, directed and edited dozens of projects for a wide variety of clients from Fortune 500 companies, to HBO and PBS as well as independent films and documentaries.
May 17th 2002
Marin County, California
New Media Composer 3.5 Released by Torv Carlsen 4 years ago Yesterday, Avid released a new version of their Media Composer software 3.5 which for the first time ever disposes of the much hated dongle as well as supports the direct import of files from the Sony
Re: New Media Composer 3.5 Released by Torv Carlsen 4 years ago Thanks for the quick reply, Terrence. I followed your instructions exactly and yes, the footage appears in a bin and you can edit with it. But the footage in that bin is not on one of the computer's h
Re: low prices ? by Torv Carlsen 6 years ago Actually, a lens. No kidding. They ship it without a lens. How do I know, I called one of these low ballers and asked!
Apple NAB Event? by Torv Carlsen 7 years ago Does anyone have any word on Apple's anual NAB get together which for the past few years has taken place on Sunday at 11 I haven't heard a peep from Apple yet.
anyone try the Mackie Control Universal? by Bob Zelin 8 years ago Hey - I figure that anyone who is doing Kona 2 is building a blown out edit suite, so you would be the first ones to try this new audio controller for FCP5 from Mackie. Anyone try this yet Bob Zelin
Final Cut Pro 5 and no Video output. by Greg Jones 8 years ago I just installed Final Cut Pro 5 with the updated IO drivers and I am not getting a video signal out. When I switch to digitize mode I am getting video but not when I'm just playing from the timeline.
Re: Final Cut Pro 5 and no Video output. by Torv Carlsen 8 years ago I had the same issue of no video to the NTSC monitor, plus the additional problem of synch being shot to hell. In my case, I have the AJA I O box. A call to AJA tech support told me to uninstall every
final cut verses avid express by wildmangoose 8 years ago hi all, question, I am most likey going to be getting a final cut pro system. I have looked also at avid express. I have tested both systems and feel that as of right now final cut pro is the better s
Re: final cut verses avid express by Torv Carlsen 8 years ago HI Wildman. In a nutshell, FCP's advantage over Avid Xpress is it's scalability. That is you can add various third party hardware like the AJA i o (uncompressed 10 bit SDI, component, etc.), Kona2 (un