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willy pimentel

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Final Cut Pro X 10.1 cheat sheet
by Matteo Curcio 4 months ago
I've made a keyboard cheat sheet for Final Cut Pro X 10.1.1: download it here and please hit me if you spot any bug or have any suggestion. Happy keystroking ! ________________________________________
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Re: Final Cut Pro X 10.1 cheat sheet
by Brian Thomas 4 months ago
Thanks Paul but I'm not sure I could be of any help here. I much appreciate your three pages and I know they'll be a great productivity boost for me. FCPX and PPro 6. iMac 24 + MBP 17". Near Geneva, S
fcpX 10.1
by Michael Harrington 5 months ago
I finally took the plunge while starting a new project and loaded up FCPX 10.1.1 and decided to hit a few tutorials on Lynda.com, now I realize their tutorials are of a prior version and with changes
Re: fcpX 10.1
by Jari Innanen 5 months ago
The best free beginner's tutorial: http: www.izzyvideo.com final-cut-pro-x-tutorial
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Copy/Paste from Primary to Secondary - Possible?
by Sascha Engel 5 months ago
And another one: Is it possible to copy from on project a clip from the Primary SL and Paste it into and existing secondary SL in another Project Thanx. Sascha Engel TIME BANDITZ Productions www.youtu
Re: Copy/Paste from Primary to Secondary - Possible?
by willy pimentel 5 months ago
U can merge move up down from secondary to primary with a simple keyboard combination. Shift command up down arrow, will do it if my memory serves me right!! Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor VIz
So is FCPX earth shattering, or should I just move on to Adobe?
by Jordan Schevene 5 months ago
My first generation Mac Pro is getting some serious gray hair. I need to upgrade and am thinking of building myself an Adobe machine. I have not had a chance to really play with FCPX, but I get the se
Re: So is FCPX earth shattering, or should I just move on to Adobe?
by willy pimentel 5 months ago
Use the p buttom and move freely!! Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor VIz Artist Trio Camera Director - Univision NY Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Display 2 SSD Hds Lacie Tbolt
Save RAM with keyboard shortcuts!
by Loren Risker 6 months ago
Can't believe I just realized this: You can set the keyboard properties in the key command editor. Here's what I changed: Customize keyboard shortcuts: Clip Appearance: Clip Labels Only - option-comma
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Re: Save RAM with keyboard shortcuts!
by Loren Risker 6 months ago
Didn't realize how much I screwed up this post: Search clip appearance in the keyboard command editor. Set Clip Labels Only (I used command-option-w) (ram saving) Waveforms and Filmstrips (I used comm
Canon C100, FCPX and Youtube 1440P Upload
by Ronnie Gilmer 6 months ago
Hello, I recently saw a youtube user using a Canon C100 upload to youtube above 1080p which is 1440p. Can someone explain exactly what 1440P is and how it works, also How can I upload to youtube in 14
Re: Canon C100, FCPX and Youtube 1440P Upload
by Jeremy Garchow 6 months ago
It's 2560x1440p. It's a 16x9 aspect ratio derived from QuadHD (or UltraHD), which seems like it might emerge as broadcast 4k standard at 3840x2160. Ultra HD is exactly 4x the resolution of 1080p. 1440
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To Editors thinking of switching to FCPX 10.1
by james Lackleter 6 months ago
Save your self a whole lot of pain and don't purchase the failure of a program. I write this to save you time and hardship, because I've been in editing hell. The following are facts, I will not debat
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Re: To Editors thinking of switching to FCPX 10.1
by willy pimentel 6 months ago
James, i think u need some training and better some wine to release strees.. Other are are very happy in broadcast... Come to happy land.. Lol
update
by tony west 6 months ago
I have not had anymore lag problems since I copied my library to another drive and started working off it. That's the only thing I did different and not one beach ball since (I also turned off that Ap
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Re: update
by willy pimentel 6 months ago
We have four drives unusable.. Two were repaired and returned. I just gave up Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor VIz Artist Trio Camera Director - Univision NY Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Di
DaVinci Resolve 10.1 Released
by Steve Connor 6 months ago
http: www.blackmagicdesign.com Fixes the FCPX .xml problem! Steve Connor There's nothing we can't argue about on the FCPX COW Forum
Re: DaVinci Resolve 10.1 Released
by Michael Sanders 6 months ago
Just done a very quick short test and yippee! Finally if you make a multicam sequence of a bunch of clips (say an interview) where the camera starts and stops this will now read properly in Resolve. M
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2014, New Year Resolute: FORUM NAME CHANGE
by Franz Bieberkopf 6 months ago
It's 2014. I'll again attempt to push the forum beyond "yea" and "nay", as I feel the potential of this forum is slowly slipping away. I'm not sure who thinks the debate over X is the best catalyst of
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Re: 2014, New Year Resolute: FORUM NAME CHANGE
by willy pimentel 6 months ago
I am very annoyed about the fact that this forum is still named "Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum . After 2 years of use and dependent on fcpx, i think that the cow needs to stop disrespecting and
Which version of Neat Denoise plugin to buy?
by Doug Hubbard 7 months ago
Hi folks. I've got some really noisy footage to deal with that needs to be cleaned up. I've been cutting in FCPX, but I'm not 100% sold on it as my main NLE. So, I'm debating whether or not to buy the
Re: Which version of Neat Denoise plugin to buy?
by willy pimentel 7 months ago
neats for FCPX save my cameraman's life!!!! Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor VIz Artist Trio Camera Director - Univision NY Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Display 2 SSD Hds Lacie Tbolt
Which uncompressed format should I request?
by Gerry Burke 8 months ago
Hi I edit only material shot by myself so the following has never been a problem unit now. I have a job to do which involves editing official finished music videos supplied by Record Companies. I'm ta
Re: Which uncompressed format should I request?
by James Cude 8 months ago
I'd ask for 1080p ProRes HQ and see what they say.
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willy pimentel liked this 8 months ago
Honestly, who cares?
by Julian Bowman 8 months ago
Who cares, 1) Honestly, who, of sound mind and a general sense of peace within themselves, genuinely cares a single iota what anybody else thinks of the software they use Does my choosing of FCPX make
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Re: Honestly, who cares?
by TImothy Auld 8 months ago
I just re-read thhe first post in this thread and I honest to god don't know what your'e talking about. Tim
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Has FCX reached a professional status?
by Rainer Wirth 9 months ago
Hi folks, I'm still on FCP7 and just wants to know, whether X has made the step onto a professional level. I mean functions like relinking files, setting them offline, share a project file, working wi
Re: Has FCX reached a professional status?
by willy pimentel 9 months ago
very happy on my end Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor VIz Artist Trio Camera Director - Univision NY Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Display 2 SSD Hds Lacie Tbolt
Dual monitors and Mavericks
by Michael Sanders 9 months ago
Don't know if this is just me but.. If you have a Mac with two displays, you need to go into prefs - Mission control and turn off "displays have separate spaces" - otherwise FCPX will treat each scree
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Re: Dual monitors and Mavericks
by Anibal Nunez 6 months ago
Thank you for the info. It was driving me crazy!
People using LaCie thunderbolts?
by Mark Slocombe 10 months ago
We have used Promise Pegasus drives exclusively, without problems - but I see LaCie 8TB 2big Thunderbolt Series RAID Hard Drive are much less expensive per TB. Anyone using the LaCies Any feedback Mar
Re: People using LaCie thunderbolts?
by willy pimentel 10 months ago
I SECOND THAT WORKS AS ADVERTISED . Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor- Univision NY Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Display 2 SSD Hds Lacie Tbolt
Waveform with Final cut X and video level management
by Nicolas Forest 1 year ago
Hi, Just did some test with Final Cut X. I'm trying to understand how it manage video level since it might help me to understand how Quicktime is managing video level. In Avid, I've exported the Belle
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Re: Waveform with Final cut X and video level management
by Jeremy Garchow 1 year ago
How is this any different than what happens in fcp7 In regular YUV operations in fcp7, All RGB files are mapped too (nothing is ever over 100 ire) and fcp allows you to set an incoming gamma on RGB ma
Best audio levels in FCPX
by Claude Lyneis 1 year ago
Any guidelines for setting the audio levels in FCPX using the built in audio meters I usually try to keep them between -6db and -12db, but then when it is sent to other devices via iTunes or a DVD, th
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Re: Best audio levels in FCPX
by Claude Lyneis 1 year ago
Thanks for all the great information. I am deep into the FCPX audio compressor add on.
Best Audio Record & Mix Workflow For FCPX?
by John Rogers 1 year ago
Hi Everyone. I'm new here. I've been able to get a few questions answered by looking around here but getting a clear idea of the 'big picture' continues to evade me. Background: Shooting with a Canon
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Re: Best Audio Record & Mix Workflow For FCPX?
by John Rogers 1 year ago
Hi. OP here with some answers to my own questions. figured i'd post what I found for others in same situation, or for correction by the community: bars and tone. go ahead and record a few seconds of e
Broadcast monitoring experience Matrox/BlackMagic
by T. Payton 1 year ago
I'm moving temporary from a Mac Pro to an Thunderbolt iMac for editing. I have been using a PCIe Matrox MX02 Mini with a 50" LCD HDMI & 15" CRT via S-Video. So I have two choices: 1 - Matrox Thunderbo
Re: Broadcast monitoring experience Matrox/BlackMagic
by willy pimentel 1 year ago
Ur impresions are most welcome!!!! Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Display 2 SSD Hds Lacie Tbolt
"Ungrouping" Compound Clips in timeline
by Eddie Adams 1 year ago
I'm just getting the hang of FCP X, but have a question. Is there any way to quickly "Ungroup" a compound clip in the primary storyline So far the best I can seem to do is to open expand the compound
Re: "Ungrouping" Compound Clips in timeline
by willy pimentel 1 year ago
My apologies: Command g creates storyline or group and command Shift g Ungroups it or Break apart Clip Items .
Changing clip connection point
by Keith Koby 1 year ago
Not sure what the problem is... Sometimes when we attempt to change the clip connection point by command-option clicking the connected clip at the new point where we want the connection, nothing happe
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Re: Changing clip connection point
by Keith Koby 1 year ago
No. They're just regular connected clips.
Blog: 2-Day Blackmagic Cinema Camera Workshop, March 29, 30, Atlanta
by walter biscardi 1 year ago
UPDATE! ALL attendees will receive a $200 Gift Certificate from Flanders Scientific good for anything in the online store. This is in addition to the opportunity to win additional prizes from Blackmag
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TV Monitor out for iMacs/FCP X?
by Kent Beeson 2 years ago
Hi So in 2013 what's the best under $1200 commercial TV (plasma or otherwise) for monitoring video editing checking color grading I know about Fl. Scientific monitors but too pricey at the moment - so
Re: TV Monitor out for iMacs/FCP X?
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
I bought the mini monitor as well but i have 2 concerns over it. Does it help my MacBook Pro 2011 on video processing (my Mac seemed a bit slower). And how do I color correct the hdmi signal Willy Pim
FCPX proving to be very fast
by craig slattery 2 years ago
The end of week one, cutting a half hour special for The Culture Show BBC Two. FCPX is proving to be incredibly fast, we have finished the first week of the edit a day early. We started with 900GB of
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Jim Wiseman liked this 3 months ago
Re: FCPX proving to be very fast
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
Omg.. Fcpx just can't win!!! Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Displey 2 SSD Hds lacie Tbolt
Apply effect to all clip in event
by Chris Lambert 2 years ago
Would anyone happen to know if it is possible to apply an effect across all the clips in a group I am currently editing some footage shot on a DOF adapter with a flipped image which needs 180degree ro
Re: Apply effect to all clip in event
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
Select clip.. Right click - open in timelime.. Apple ecfect and export as New clip Wich you can later no relink to the project Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt
FCP X Sequence & Export Glitch
by Dana Yurcisin 2 years ago
Hey all, I've been having some big problems ever since I got my new Panasonic GH3. I've been shooting in the new 72mbps ALL-I codec, which is an h.264 codec. For some reason, whenever I export this h.
Re: FCP X Sequence & Export Glitch
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
The Same has happened when using o ther filters like neat video... Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Displey 2 SSD Hds lacie Tbolt
Clips in the primary have a drop shadow.
by craig slattery 2 years ago
Ive just noticed that two clips in my primary story line have a drop shadow. At a glance the two clips stand out, can anyone explain
Re: Clips in the primary have a drop shadow.
by Bill Davis 2 years ago
Based on NOTHING but pure idle speculation combined with morning hyper-caffineation - I'd say this is hidden code indicating that the FCP-X team is secretly working on turing X Storylines 3D!!!! Just
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FCPX 10.0.7 is out
by Jeff Kirkland 2 years ago
Just FYI from the release notes: This update improves overall stability, performance, and compatibility. Updates include: The Letterbox effect "Offset" slider is restored. Fixes an issue that could oc
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Re: FCPX 10.0.7 is out
by David Battistella 2 years ago
Thanks Jeff. David ______________________________ The shortest answer is doing. Lord Herbert http: www.davidbattistella.com
creating a favorites for effects/transitions/generators
by John Simboli 2 years ago
Is there a way to separate "favorite" effects transitions generators from the big list of effects transitions generators--so I can focus on the ones I use the most If it's possible to separate out the
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Re: creating a favorites for effects/transitions/generators
by Emiliano Tidona 2 years ago
That's what I've done: -Open the effect transition generator in Motion -Save as.. -Create a new theme called "favorites" and save Now you created the favorites theme: you can just change theme for the
Image: noise.png
by willy pimentel 2 years ago

Re: noise.png
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
Dark Areas look very bad.. Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Displey 2 SSD Hds lacie Tbolt
Best (meaning, "fastest") Way for a Professional Editor to Learn Final Cut Pro X?
by Kevin Zimmerman 2 years ago
Sorry to sound useless, but bear with me. With FCPX 10.0.06, I'm doing my best to give it another shot. And good grief, it is a miserable and daunting undertaking. I'm a very (very very) experienced o
Re: Best (meaning, "fastest") Way for a Professional Editor to Learn Final Cut Pro X?
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
Look for izzyhyman. Got up to speed ver y quickly And Best of all, the intro Class is free Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Displey 2 SSD Hds lacie Tbolt
Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate??? why?
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
Why is this category named Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate FCP X Has had some time out and for most i feel it is not a debate anymore. It is a new Program that requires some getting used to and y this t
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Re: Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate??? why?
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
I feel that everyone just seems to take on my suggestion as a debate. This is the last response as but again, it is not a debate if fcpx is there or not.. That can be very well discussed but my words
Bloomberg: Apple Said to Be Exploring Switch From Intel Chips for the Mac
by Walter Soyka 2 years ago
More grist for the rumor mill: http: www.bloomberg.com news 2012-11-05 apple-said-to-be-exploring-switch-from-intel-chips-for-the-mac.html Walter Soyka Principal & Designer at Keen Live Motion Graphic
Re: Bloomberg: Apple Said to Be Exploring Switch From Intel Chips for the Mac
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
If apple is able to match intel Oferings that will result in bigger profits. Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Displey 2 SSD Hds lacie Tbolt
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Good speakers with FCP System
by Greg Ball 8 years ago
I'm putting together a new "pro"home office with FCP. Converting my living room into a suite. Any thoughts on good speakers to use with a Makie 1202 mixer for good results Thanks.
Re: Good speakers with FCP System
by willy pimentel 2 years ago
Just passed by Sam ash, and the Yamaha sh80m where the best of its class... Impressive Willy Pimentel Motion Graphics Editor Macbook Pro 2011 thunderbolt TBolt Displey 2 SSD Hds lacie Tbolt
Which Monitor to edit?
by willy pimentel 6 years ago
I have a single monitor and wanted another. been looking at the new apple 24' hd dysplay but at that price I am not sure I am going to get it and the 23' is discontinnued My question now is is there a
Re: Which Monitor to edit?
by Glenn Fisher 6 years ago
Like Walter mentioned, any DVI capable monitor would suit you just fine. Just understand that it will probably NOT be color accurate at all. In fact, you will probably have color differences between t
Dell S2409W 24-inch Monitor
by Ashley James 6 years ago
I just got an IOHD and it has HDMI. Anyone have an opinion about the Dell S2409W 24-inch monitor (which has HDMI) as an hd alternative viewing monitor. If so, how does it compare to the 23" ACD Thanks
Re: Dell S2409W 24-inch Monitor
by willy pimentel 6 years ago
I am looking at the same set up but 37 is not on my budget.. anuone knows ho the 24 and 24 tv screens from samsung and dell stack up Motion Graphics Editor WNJU- Telemundo NY
Stupid System/Audio IO/Firewire Mixer Question!!
by willy pimentel 6 years ago
I have many doubs about confirguring my system for a small studio. I will be doing news packages and 30 minutes specials all on DVCpro 50. My intentions is to gradually build a system that wi=ould all
Re: Stupid System/Audio IO/Firewire Mixer Question!!
by willy pimentel 6 years ago
Hahaha I love fue way hoy guys respond... I want yo buy modest and not make big purchases before macworld and ces That's why I need sugestions
FCP HD system FOR DVC PRO 50 EDITING on a budget
by willy pimentel 6 years ago
hi gentlement, I have searched into the post and I don't find exactly what i was looking since mostly deals with HD. I want to set a DVCpro 50 editing station for some 30 min projects that I will be h
Re: FCP HD system FOR DVC PRO 50 EDITING on a budget
by Russell Lasson 6 years ago
willy pimentel "1 - would the card support the additional monitor for NTSC preview (don't have the deck) " The graphics card will not. If you're only dealing in SD footage, try to find a used SD card
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FCP Vs Canopus: help
by willy pimentel 8 years ago
I am a FCP user in a big broadcast stations where our old systems are getting replaced. Somehow one big shot executive suggested that we would be better-off with Canopus systems as oppossed to FCP Edi
Re: FCP Vs Canopus: help
by willy pimentel 8 years ago
DV output is not a concern since this systems will be tight up to a router or probably connected to a (bitcentral Shared storage)......... Thanks Petter Also, I am planning to quote a full blown fcp s
x-san/x-raid set up for FCP and 4 editing stations workflow
by willy pimentel 8 years ago
Does anyone has an idea how I can build a workflow for 4 SDI editing systems maybe using a shared storerage system. Motion Graphics Editor WNJU- Telemundo NY
Re: x-san/x-raid set up for FCP and 4 editing stations workflow
by willy pimentel 8 years ago
for a live demostration Motion Graphics Editor WNJU- Telemundo NY


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