Amy Young: Activity About Liked Popular Images
Amy Young

Member Since:
June 24th 2009
54 Posts
Weird grid behavior
by Amy Young 3 weeks ago
As I can't delete this post, I will just say the grid behavior in PS is odd. I don't know why the grid is off the artboard and only on part of the image itself. I am shrugging my shoulders on this fla
Creating Searchable Metadata for Sequences in Premiere Pro
by Zachai Kalet-Schwartz 2 years ago
I'm working on a feature documentary. Since we're shooting so much we've decided to organize our footage into a system of master sequences that are assemblies of all of our clips. The goal is to never
Re: Creating Searchable Metadata for Sequences in Premiere Pro
by Amy Young 5 months ago
My workaround is a Perl script I wrote that parses the FCP exported XML file, and returns a plain text list of all sequences in a PPro project. It requires that Perl be installed and a person is comfo
Set keyframe to have incoming hold?
by Harry Hoag 3 years ago
Hello! I think this is trickier than is sounds. I need to set a bunch of keyframes to have an incoming hold. If you right click on keyframes and click "toggle hold" it only holds the out going animati
Re: Set keyframe to have incoming hold?
by Amy Young 1 year ago
I somehow have the "incoming hold" on some keyframes, but I can't replicate it or even guess what my steps were. Very puzzling. Toggling the keyframes, deleting and replacing, putting different types
How do I delete a post on Creative Cow?
by Chris Jones 7 years ago
I just posted a question but stumbled across the answer before anyone responded to this post. I wanted to delete the post but found I can only edit it... which I'm doing now... But if this happens ag
Re: How do I delete a post on Creative Cow?
by John Cuevas 7 years ago
There isn't a way to delete a post. Also as a head's up, you can only edit for 30 minutes or until someone else posts replies to your post. Johnny Cuevas, Editor Thinkck.com "I have not failed 700 tim
+1
Amy Young liked this 1 year ago
Nested sequence has visual effects applied twice
by Amy Young 1 year ago
Yes, I know nesting is evil. I think Premiere Pro has been gaslighting me. I have a different nesting problem with effects -- they are applied twice it seems. Specifically, the Lumetri adjustment in t
Re: Nested sequence has visual effects applied twice
by Amy Young 1 year ago
Hi Blaise, Yes, I checked that there are no effects applied to the nested piece in the container sequence. Thanks!
Is there a way to stop warp stabilizer but keep the framing?
by jensen yancey 3 years ago
I would have thought this problem would come up more often, but I'm having a hell of a time googling a fix. I have a clip that needs stabilization, and warp stabilizer is working perfectly on the prob
Re: Is there a way to stop warp stabilizer but keep the framing?
by Amy Young 2 years ago
I also wish there were such a feature, something like "Keep the warp scale settings HERE for n seconds of the clip...." One thing I do to get frames to line up (as best I can) is to work a while in "D
Display the name of the next visible layer below
by Mike Foran 3 years ago
Hello all, I am trying to figure a way to automatically display the name of the next visible layer below a text layer. I have figured out how to display the name of a layer directly below a text layer
Re: Display the name of the next visible layer below
by Dan Ebberts 3 years ago
If you're only after visible layers this one should skip over nulls, audio layers, and anything with its eyeball turned off: txt = ""; for (i = index+1; i <= thisComp.numLayers; i++){ L = thisComp.
+1
Amy Young liked this 2 years ago
AE Time remapping, what am I missing here?
by Sean Tyler 8 years ago
First month in AE, first couple of days attempting Time Remapping... watched all of the online tutorials everywhere on the net, but it seems like I'm missing something big here because nothing works a
Re: AE Time remapping, what am I missing here?
by Amy Young 2 years ago
I also found your explanation the most useful. Thanks!
Marking clips -- sometimes labels show up on video track, sometimes on audio track
by Amy Young 2 years ago
Here's a screenshot of some tests showing the issue. Some clips display the label text on the audio track, some clips display it on the video track. Seems clip-specific -- see how clip MVI_2207.mov al
apply filter to show only sequences?
by Marc Nibor 4 years ago
Is there a way to filter show only sequences inside the project panel I am working on a quite messy project that consists of several imported projects which are all quite complex by themself. I'm havi
Re: apply filter to show only sequences?
by Oki Pienandoro 4 years ago
Showing sequence in Project panel, right Use metadata search, File New Search Bin Or Right click in project panel, then select new search bin. Change to "media type" then type sequence. Voila ! ------
+3
Amy Young liked this 2 years ago
Expression - random numbers with decimal point
by Robert Cornfoot 6 years ago
Hello Firstly can I say I am new to expressions. However I would like to know if there is a simple way of generating a random number with two further numbers after the decimal point. e.g. 15.17 I have
Re: Expression - random numbers with decimal point
by Amy Young 2 years ago
Still very useful -- thanks Dan!
How to delete all the Lumetri presets for cameras I'm not using?
by Amy Young 2 years ago
I can't find where they are stored. I can't delete the presets for cameras I don't use. Any suggestions The little trash can icon is unclickable when I select one of these presets...Thanks!
Re: How to delete all the Lumetri presets for cameras I'm not using?
by Ricky Barrow 2 years ago
Try this: Go to Apllication folder Premiere Pro CC. Right click on the Premiere Pro CC.app and select show package contents. Then go to Content Lumetri. Ricky
AE equivalent to programmatically creating new AE comps, or a template file or batch processor (more than just changing text...)
by Amy Young 2 years ago
Let's say I have a folder of 25 folders of TIFs (B-Z). In AE, I have a 1) precomp of the image sequence "A" with a text layer that displays the source name 2) a comp including precomp A and another te
Re: AE equivalent to programmatically creating new AE comps, or a template file or batch processor (more than just changing text...)
by Amy Young 2 years ago
Thanks for the summary of steps. I think I can make a Frankenscript out of: a) Make new comp with new attributes and include selected item: https: forums.creativecow.net thread 227 24401 b) A reduced
Expression for displaying currently displayed footage name?
by Dominix 15 years ago
Soory for the duplicate post post, I thought I would use a more self-explanatory title..:) Hi! Here is what I would like to do, have a comp filled with an edit of a bunch of clips and have atext lyer
Re: Expression for displaying currently displayed footage name?
by Amy Young 2 years ago
Small update to show the active layer's number, rather than source name . (I have a clip that appears in a few places on different layers, so having the layer number is more useful for me in one case.
What is the name of the feature: when I import a Camera File into AE
by Amy Young 2 years ago
and After Effects somehow learns and never forgets if something happened, colorwise, to that file. I have noticed that if I open the CR in Photoshop and color it crazy (so I know I'm now) the new colo
Re: What is the name of the feature: when I import a Camera File into AE
by Amy Young 2 years ago
Thanks very much Walter, for the name of the thing and the details about accessing it. I adjusted some settings and it looks like that will do the trick!
Moving one point in a rotobezier mask
by Paul Campbell 10 years ago
Hi. I'm trying to animate a rotobezier mask, but can only seem to move the entire mask around instead of modifying just one of the points. I can modify just a single point right after I first create t
Re: Moving one point in a rotobezier mask
by Amy Young 2 years ago
I still use this tip. Thanks!
Possible to delete all clip markers from selected clips in the timeline?
by Amy Young 3 years ago
I know this project looks crazy, but I filmed someone doing a process a few times and being a human, his timing was slightly different each take. So I used clip markers to align the steps. Next time I
Re: Possible to delete all clip markers from selected clips in the timeline?
by Amy Young 3 years ago
Thanks James -- actually, I do want to get rid of them. I'm another phase of the edit and different types of markers would be useful. (Meaning, markers as notes about the edit rather than notes about
Moving a project from FCP7 to Premiere Pro
by Mark Ireland 3 years ago
So that time has come when I need to re-edit a FCP7 project in Premiere. Have folks had success exporting the XML file from FCP and then into Premiere Anything I should know in advance Also, since I n
Re: Moving a project from FCP7 to Premiere Pro
by Amy Young 3 years ago
I found it straightforward but you may will lose things like audio levels and video transitions and color effects, however. The relinking was easy. Premiere Pro is pretty smart at relinking and seems
Locking a Light's POI?
by Charles Ferran 10 years ago
This is such a stupid question, how do I lock the POI of a light so I move the light around it Presently, when I grab the light and move it around, the POI goes with it, can someone help me out in thi
Re: Locking a Light's POI?
by Amy Young 3 years ago
Anti-blonde and anti-women jokes aren't funny.
+1
Random positions
by Jorge Lavín 9 years ago
Hey everyone. This is my firts question as I am new to After effects and found this forum. Well, I have a composition with many layers (more than 200 pics) I needed to spread them appart so I used thi
+1
Chris Petri liked this 5 years ago
Re: Random positions
by Amy Young 3 years ago
Thanks Dan! Neato!
Link opacity to Null Position.
by Adam Høj 6 years ago
Hi guys! I've been trying to figure this one out this morning, and I seem to be stuck now.. I have a line of dots, and a Null that is above them. I want each dot to have its opacity go from 25 - 100,
Re: Link opacity to Null Position.
by Amy Young 3 years ago
Thanks George! Very useful and succinct!
What is the name in After Effects of a stand-alone, programmable interface?
by Amy Young 3 years ago
I want to make a little helper-software tool for my boyfriend. He makes lots of computer graphics frames, and I animate them in After Effects. I have a template set, and I'd like him to be able to dro
Re: What is the name in After Effects of a stand-alone, programmable interface?
by Amy Young 3 years ago
Thanks all for the ideas and moral support. I think that Watch Folders are similar in concept, but they work with an AE or PP or file that is already a movie. My aim is to make something so he doesn't
Little mystery: Quicktime could open .mov files on the original CF card, but won't open the same file after disc-imaging
by Amy Young 4 years ago
This started about a week ago. It's a double-click issue. 1. I double-click a .mov file on a CF card after filming. Opens fine. 2. Then I make a disc image of the CF card (not a drag-and-drop of the f
Re: Little mystery: Quicktime could open .mov files on the original CF card, but won't open the same file after disc-imaging
by Gary Huff 4 years ago
Amy Young "Just a mystery to me, as it's never happened in 5+ years. But I find QT to be squirrelier as the years go by." Amy, that is definitely odd, and definitely sounds like a bug. Probably the p
using spotlight effect on footage
by Brian Atchley 9 years ago
Hey guys, I'm trying to use the spotlight effect on some video that I have, but it doesn't seem to work. When I create a new light, it gives me the light adjustment tool in the comp window, but nothin
Re: using spotlight effect on footage
by Darby Edelen 9 years ago
Brian Atchley "The vid is a 3d layer, i just don't know why the light wont work on it." When you turn the light's visibility on and off the composition doesn't change at all Select your 3D footage la
+1
Amy Young liked this 4 years ago
Media Encoder Just Loads as Black Screen!....
by Grayson Wasteland 6 years ago
This is what I get when I try to render with Media Encoder now days. It used to always work. This happens with Premiere CC and After Effects CC (the only two ive used with it). All software is all up
Re: Media Encoder Just Loads as Black Screen!....
by Irina Litvinenko 5 years ago
I had the same issue and was using previous version of the encoder instead, but just found the solution. When you start the encoder go to Window and check the "Queue", "Encoding", "Watch Folders", "Pr
+3
Amy Young liked this 4 years ago
Keyframing AV on Text
by Raine Vivian 10 years ago
Hello! So, for some reason I cant find a good way to do this. I'm trying to keyframe the AV settings on a text layer. I just want to keyframe the AV setting (for the space between characters) to have
Re: Keyframing AV on Text
by Kevin Camp 10 years ago
it's not as intuitive as it could be... select the text layer and choose animation animate text kerning... this will add a text animator to the text layer. you'll use that to animate that property. fo
+1
Amy Young liked this 5 years ago
© 2020 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]