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Adriano Castaldini

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August 11th 2009
79 Posts
A boom pole advice, please
by Adriano Castaldini 1 month ago
Hi everyone, First of all I know NOTHING about boompoles, but I suppose I will need one (I probably said something similar about women years ago... but this is another story!) I have two very basic qu
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Eric Toline liked this 1 month ago
Re: A boom pole advice, please
by Adriano Castaldini 4 weeks ago
Amazing wisdom! Thank you so much for your help! You are a great guru Mr. Crowley!
How to capture audio on-camera rejecting the operator's noise
by Adriano Castaldini 2 months ago
Hi everyone, I'm a newbie here, and I'm honored to ask for your help about a question: As a filmaking student I havo to make a little documentary with audio 5.1. The bad thing about audio is that I'm
Re: How to capture audio on-camera rejecting the operator's noise
by Peter Groom 1 month ago
Been following this thread interestedly, but I find it interesting how the discussion has become soooooo high end detailed in the finer points of mic choices etc etc, when the starting point was such
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Adriano Castaldini liked this 1 month ago
Audio recorder with integrated mic for surround (post)purpose on DSLR
by Adriano Castaldini 2 months ago
Hi everyone, I m going to start with a new theatre-oriented documentary for school (and perhaps for a competition). Up to now I ve made video-oriented stuff, and a good stereo-audio was more than suff
DCP issues for a newbie
by Adriano Castaldini 3 months ago
Hi everyone, I'm in a big trouble: I've made a video with Davinci in Prores4444 1920*1080 @25fps (pal) using Rec.709 as color space. It was clearly video oriented. Now, the video has been selected for
Re: DCP issues for a newbie
by Adriano Castaldini 2 months ago
Dear all! Thank you so much for your help. Yesterday I had my tests in the theatre, I had 23 video-tests with me, and I must say that I am very happy with the results: 1. the DCPs I've made with DCP-O
Lights for DSLR Video
by Adriano Castaldini 4 months ago
Hi, I'm searching for lights for DSLR videos, but I'm a newbie so I'd need some advices. I thought a pair of lights w stands and soft-box, or simply a pair of dimmable led panels. But I've noticed tha
Re: Lights for DSLR Video
by Adriano Castaldini 4 months ago
I'm still in doubt. My bad: being a newbie, there is the risk that I can't explain exactly for which kind of shot I'm searching lights, and consequentially which kind of light I really need. In these
newbie question: which lights for dslr videos
by Adriano Castaldini 4 months ago
Hi, I'm searching for lights for DSLR videos, but I'm a newbie so I'd need some advices. I thought a pair of lights w stands and soft-box, or simply a pair of dimmable led panels. But I've noticed tha
Re: newbie question: which lights for dslr videos
by Robin Walker 4 months ago
Hi Adriano, You should probably narrow your question a bit and provide a little more info on your resources ($$) and the type of filming you do. I'd also do a little research on models that interest y
Possible to select only moving pixels?
by Adriano Castaldini 4 months ago
Hi everyone, I'd like to grade separately the subject and the background. Let's say that the background is still and the subject is moving, it should be easy to select the subject-only if there were a
Re: Possible to select only moving pixels?
by Adriano Castaldini 4 months ago
Wow... Smart solution! Thanks so much Mr. Tomkins
Lens and Raw corrections in Timeline-clips vs Clips
by Adriano Castaldini 6 months ago
Hi everyone, I'm right now the lucky owner of a Davinci Studio license Anyway, I noticed that it's possible to correct things like Lens distortion and Camera Raw values both in "Timelined" clips and "
Re: Lens and Raw corrections in Timeline-clips vs Clips
by Adriano Castaldini 6 months ago
I think I found the answer by myself... I CAN'T control Camera Raw settings of a Timeline containing a nested pre-edited raw-clip! It seemed possible to me because if your mother-timeline contains bot
Playhead's 1 frame step navigation
by Adriano Castaldini 6 months ago
Hi everyone, It' would be useful for me to move the playhead with the keyboard's left right arrows exactly by 1-frame step. Is it possible to set this Thanks a lot.
Copy & Paste coloured code-text from Textedit to After Effects
by Adriano Castaldini 6 months ago
Hi everyone, I'd like to copy some text (actually programming code) with a multi-colors syntax, and past it into After Effects maintaining the multi-color style. Is it possible (I tried, but in Ae the
Re: Copy & Paste coloured code-text from Textedit to After Effects
by Adriano Castaldini 6 months ago
Thanks a lot for your SUPER-fast reply, Mr. LaRonde. And thanks for your good advice.
Penrose steps illusion (does auto-align videos efx exist?)
by Adriano Castaldini 1 year ago
Hi everyone, I'm trying to understand how to realize a run&gun version of the Penrose steps illusion. I want to follow with the camera actor A running the stairs of a building, meeting actor B at each
Re: Penrose steps illusion (does auto-align videos efx exist?)
by Michael Szalapski 1 year ago
Shoot the video as smooth as you can in production. You can add shake in post if you need to. Less shaking means better tracking! Especially if you're shooting indoors without adding a bunch of lighti
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Adriano Castaldini liked this 1 year ago
Penrose steps illusion (does auto-align videos efx exist?)
by Adriano Castaldini 1 year ago
Hi everyone, I'm trying to understand how to realize a run&gun version of the Penrose steps illusion. I want to follow with the camera actor A running the stairs of a building, meeting actor B at each
Re: Penrose steps illusion (does auto-align videos efx exist?)
by Adriano Castaldini 1 year ago
I must admit that you're right. Stabilization means a lot of money for a zero-budget production... Anyway, I'm doubtful: Steadicam, Gimbal, or Rig I can't buy everything, so I'm looking for buying som
Different opacity with Inklet 2 + Apple Magic Trackpad 2
by Adriano Castaldini 1 year ago
Hi everybody, I'd like to draw in Photoshop with Inklet 2 + Pogo Pen + Apple Magic Trackpad 2 (bluetooth) managing different opacity depending on my pen's pressure. It's not really clear if it's possi
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Ryan Ross liked this 1 year ago
Per Kirkeby's Breaking the Waves chapters' technique tutorial?
by Adriano Castaldini 2 years ago
Hi guys, I'm searching for advices to obtain a Breaking the Waves chapters like effect. Which is the techniques in your opinion Rotoscoping Which software could now do the job After Effects Studio Art
Re: Per Kirkeby's Breaking the Waves chapters' technique tutorial?
by Adriano Castaldini 2 years ago
Yes, I agree with you.
After Effects Texture Memory doubt
by Adriano Castaldini 2 years ago
Hi everybody, I'm trying to optimize After Effects CC2015 performance onto a Yosemite compatible PC (someone could playfully call it hackintosh) and I've just enabled CUDA driver for my Titan X 12GB.
Re: After Effects Texture Memory doubt
by Adriano Castaldini 2 years ago
Thanks a lot! Just another doubt: The difference between enabling CUDA in Ae CC2014 vs CC2015 is the location of raytracer_supported_cards.txt file (where you add the name of your card in order to mak
Working space and Simulate Output
by Adriano Castaldini 4 years ago
I've seen AfterEffects can handle icc profiles in Project Settings windows where I can set the Working space (between Rec.709, CIE-RGB, Universal Camera Film, etc.) and choose if I want to Linearize i
Re: Working space and Simulate Output
by Walter Soyka 4 years ago
Adriano Castaldini "1. if I set Rec.709 in Working space, which profile should I use for calibrating the monitor itself " You should get a probe like the Xrite i1 Display Pro I mentioned before and c
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Adriano Castaldini liked this 4 years ago
25 gig ProRes 422 (HQ) to youtube yeah yeah heard it before right..?
by David Naugle 8 years ago
25 gig ProRes 422 (HQ) to youtube yeah yeah heard it before right... simple request of needing a 17 minute 1280 x 720 youtube H.264 3 days later. I was handed a 25 GB ProRez 422 (HQ) file 1920x1080 wi
Re: 25 gig ProRes 422 (HQ) to youtube yeah yeah heard it before right..?
by Adriano Castaldini 7 years ago
Sorry Guys, 2 question: 1. I read Rafael saying "Yes export a self contained movie and import to Compressor. The problem of sending directly from FC, is that even the sequence have been fully rendered
peculiar out-sync in multi-format sequence
by Adriano Castaldini 7 years ago
A peculiar audio video out-sync problem. Let me start from the very beginning to be clear. I recorded a performance with 4 devices (3 different cameras and an audio-only recorder). The 4 devices worke
Re: peculiar out-sync in multi-format sequence
by Adriano Castaldini 7 years ago
It seems so... I think this is similar to the out-sync behaviour of PAL files in NTSC sequence (or the inverse...) But the 3 video-clips are in sync! Only the AIFF is out-sync. And my sequence is in 2
import ACVHD
by Adriano Castaldini 7 years ago
I have a ACVHD handycam and when I import the streams into Finalcut, the .mts files transcode into ProRes 422. Could this transcoding get worse the quality of the mts files I read that Premiere CS4 im
Re: import ACVHD
by Adriano Castaldini 7 years ago
Thanks a lot, Tom!
web-mixer-video in flash or actionscript?
by Adriano Castaldini 8 years ago
I've to do a work: a recital with 3 cams and 1 audio source. I want to create a live-streaming in real-time. This is the situation: A)I've 1 stereo mic linked to a mac 3 ip-cams linked to a modem 3 dv
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