Text facing Camera? by Thomas Frank 2 days ago Hi, is there a way to have the Text face the camera at all times in a 3D scene The camera is rotating around a map and I like to have the city names facing the camera. Thank you
Quality issues with Motion 5.0.7 by Thomas Frank 2 days ago For some wild reason the Redner looks worse in Best Quality then in Normal. Could it be the elements in the Project or a graphic card issue All elements are created objects in Motion.
Re: Quality issues with Motion 5.0.7 by Simon Ubsdell 2 days ago You normally wouldn't expect to see much difference if any in the Viewer between Normal and Best quality with a graphic like this which suggests you may well have a graphics card issue. Simon Ubsdell
Transcoding RED footage will not translate by Thomas Frank 4 months ago I received RED footage that received its look in RED Cine X, but when I created a Proxy from the footage so I can work on it on the road. I have noticed the new look was not implemented in the proxy.
Flame ON! - Somebody doesn't like Adobe by Craig Seeman 8 months ago Flame ON! - Somebody doesn't like Adobe What Is Adobe Afraid Of http: www.fcproxuniversity.com FCPro_X_University Extra_Credit Entries 2013 4 11_What_Is_Adobe_Afraid_Of.html Posting because I'm in the
Apple is at NAB!!! by Lance Bachelder 8 months ago Apple actually breaking their no-tradeshow EVER AGAIN rule and have a single, solitary iMac pod inside the Sony booth! It's true, I actually met both Apple FCPX team members and they even talked to me
Re: Apple is at NAB!!! by Thomas Frank 8 months ago I find the Slice-X with Mocha also cool but way overdue! We should have seen something like this already in Motion and FCPX. Also where the hell are the painting tools from Shake in Motion
Re: Nice Blog for the Adobe fans by Craig Seeman 8 months ago I'll post the fan blog as well for "balance." Personally I don't see a problem being an Apple fan anymore than it is to be an Adobe fan. As long as one's honest about the information contained, it's o
There WILL be a Premiere Pro CS7!! by Derek Andonian 8 months ago For those who were wondering whether the CS7 apps would be available as a perpetual license, or if there would even be a new, separate version called CS7, this thread on the Adobe forum clarifies it:
Resolve 10 gets all "edity" by Steve Connor 8 months ago What's new in DaVinci Resolve 10 Resolve Live Grade Live incoming SDI video and save grading snapshots with metadata and stills New Editing Enhancements for Project Finishing Multi track video and aud
FCP X at NAB by Oliver Peters 8 months ago Apple had its round of meetings during the weekend. No new pre-announcements of features, though indication that there would be several updates during this year. Promoted the new features in 10.0.8, s
Re: FCP X at NAB by Thomas Frank 8 months ago Well maybe they didn't use Hollywoods choice cause nobody in Hollywood won't be using the BlackMagic Camera. If it ever ships! I a, starting the bad PR was the best PR Apple ever did. Up to know nobod
FCP X 10.0.3 and AJA ioHD by George Griswold 2 years ago I am starting to wonder if our ioHD boxes will be stuck on FCP 7. The new Aja drivers will enable Kona pci cards and the ioXT, but no mention of the ioHD anywhere I could find. I know they don't discl
Re: FCP X 10.0.3 and AJA ioHD by Thomas Frank 9 months ago Hello AJA Sales Department! it has been a year now after your response. Are we going to see a support update in the next version From the looks it we won't be but I would like to get a confirmation fr
Rounded Smooth Bevel face by Thomas Frank 9 months ago Hi, what is the best way to make a rounded-beveled-smooth surface on only the top front and back of a object Example: If I have a star I would like the have the main two faces rounded but the edges of
REDCINE-X + FCP + Color by Rory ORear 2 years ago I'm having about ten different problems right (mild exaggeration alert). Here is what I did: created Apple ProRes 422 proxies to edit my 4k RAW RED footage in FCP7. Finished my edit, then exported bot
Re: REDCINE-X + FCP + Color by Thomas Frank 12 months ago David Battistella "Why are you generating the XML from RCX " What if you don't have ClipFinder which cost Money and it EOL. RedCine X is free and stil downloadable.
RED FCP/Color workflow by Pablo Villegas 3 years ago Hi, I would like to know what is the best workflow, to edit RED footage in FCP and then grade it at full quality in Color The only time I've graded something from the RED, I don't know what workflow t
Re: RED FCP/Color workflow by Thomas Frank 1 year ago I am also having the same issue. Importest all the good takes (left out the bad ones) into FCP locked down the edit and exported it as a EDL. Add all (good and bad takes) into Cinema Tools. Opened up
Offline titles, effects and generators by Lawrence Eaton 2 years ago I'm wondering if anyone can kindly point me to the right path on this message I'm receiving when I go and try and export a project. A dialogue pops up telling me that the project has missing or offlin
Re: Initial shipments of BMCC have begun by Thomas Frank 1 year ago Well we are wanting to life cycle some of our old cameras and we are debating to get 3 Cinema cameras. Which we would like to have by October for a big client. Yeah we will be going through B&H. We ha
24 bit Audio in Motion 5 is high pitched by Thomas Frank 1 year ago I am having a issue with some older Motion projects. The Audio is high pitch like Alvin from the chipmunks in Motion 5 but it is fine in Motion 4. Even just importing the media into a new Motion 5 pro
Z-Depth Compositing by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Is it possible to get a or good result of Z-Depth Compositing in Motion 5 I haven't not tried to looked into it. But has anybody tried this I couldn't find any result nor info for Z-Depth Compositing.
Re: Z-Depth Compositing by João Cunha 2 years ago I think he means a depth map exported, for example, from Maya and used in Motion to simulate depth of field. They can also be used in Photoshop, together with render passes.
Editing Slow Motion Music Video by Jay Craig 2 years ago I plan to shoot a slow motion music video using my 60D and editing on FCP X. I plan to shoot at 60 fps, but how would I edit the video Is there a tutorial I can find to help me with this I just cant i
AJA Io XT won't play out H.264??? by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Hi, I can't find any information on the AJA site but is it possible that Io XT (Thunderbolt) can't handle H.264 We have some footage ProRes (AJA KiPro) and in H.264 (DSLR nightmare) the ProRes plays f
Re: AJA Io XT won't play out H.264??? by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Just to make sure that we are talking about the same Application. AJA TV not AJA KONA QTToDPXTranslator or AJA KONA DPXToQTTranslator Version 3. AJA TV will play it back and display fine on the Mac bu
Compressor 4 by Thomas Frank 2 years ago is there way to have Sharing is enabled. Do you want to turn on shared services again set automatically with having Admin password to do any changes The same when closing Compressor "Quitting Compress
Article: NAB 2012: HP by Debra Kaufman 2 years ago Windows Hardware & Software NAB 2012: HP At NAB 2012, HP unveiled its all-in-one HP Z1 workstation. With a 27-inch diagonal screen, Intel Xeon processors and NVIDIA Quadro graphics, the HP Z1 is aime
Re: NAB 2012: HP by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Well then you understand about working cooler. Anyways how did the Gateway One hung around So you can see who HP and Apple are targeting to different geographic markets. As you read my previous posts
Dear FCP X, I QUIT! by shawn Bockoven 2 years ago I gave up on FCP X the other day after a project corrupted and the backup file would not open. The next day, I started a fresh project in Adobe Premiere 5.5. The project was going to be a simple, yet
Re: Dear FCP X, I QUIT! by Thomas Frank 2 years ago shawn Bockoven "I closed Premiere, open FCP X and my world was whole again. All of my assets were at my fingers tips. I opened a Motion template in FCP, modified it in Motion to fit my needs, added m
@Josh Weiss by Thomas Frank 2 years ago So it was like the FCPX when hit the market so that makes SMOKE 2012 not a Pro tool! lol
Work on same project on two computers. by Jonas Bengtsson 2 years ago Unfortunaly I have to work on to different geografical locations. Offic: Mac Pro, latest, lot of speed and power. Home: Mac Book Pro, i7 early 2011, very good. Is it possible to duplicat the Events be
Re: Work on same project on two computers. by Thomas Frank 2 years ago How is having the Project file in your DropBox difficult then caring and not forgetting a mobile drive On top of that as mention housekeeping Have the Events on the faster internal or Thunderbolt driv
Modeling Wire Global model by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Hi, need some help modeling a Global as similar to this: Except I like the wireframe cage Boole or intersect in the global. Thankful for any help!!
Create map with from multi plane by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Hi, I like to create a map that looks like it was made out of bunch of pixels (planes) I tried it with a plane and object cloner but it won't look right. More like bunch clutter. Thank for any tips.
No Timeline in Media Composer 6 by Thomas Frank 2 years ago So, I have downloaded a trial of Media Composer 6 to give it a try since AVID is praisinig it so highly. First I followed the steps of crating a Project importing media and creating a Sequence. So whe
Re: No Timeline in Media Composer 6 by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Forgot they got it up running thanks for the tips. But what we would like to know how to get the new window layout... the that looks similare to FCP in the dark gray color scheme. Right now ist the no