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Andrew Evans

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March 25th 2009
89 Posts
PP Multicam + Ultrastudio Mini Monitor Problem
by Andrew Evans 4 years ago
I'm having an issue with the program feed from the ultra studio mini monitor while editing multicam sequences. The monitor will just be full screen on the camera I have selected and it'll show labels
HP Dreamcolor z27x factory calibration reddish / red tint
by Benjamin Zimmermann 4 years ago
Hi Everyone, I bought a new Dreamcolor z27x Monitor mainly for Editing on Premiere CC2015 and doing motion Design VFX on After Effects through my Black Magic Studio 4K via HDMI on Win7. Since HP affir
Re: HP Dreamcolor z27x factory calibration reddish / red tint
by Andrew Evans 4 years ago
I just got the 24in version a couple days ago. Besides a dead pixel i've been pretty happy with it. I use it with the ultrastudio mini monitor via hdmi. In sRGB color space it looks nearly identical t
Ultrastudio Mini Monitor + PP Multicam Problem
by Andrew Evans 4 years ago
I'm having an issue with the program feed from the ultra studio mini monitor while editing multicam sequences. The monitor will just be full screen on the camera I have selected and it'll show labels
How do your clients contact you?
by John Kaley 8 years ago
I had a client contact me today for small tweeks to a edit. They first called my office phone for an initial conversation. They then emailed me a revised script with more direction. A half hour later,
Re: How do your clients contact you?
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
amen to that Andrew Evans Lake TV iMac 2.5G Quad 8GB FCS 3
H264 INTERLACED FROM ProResHQ
by Dennis Gillespie 8 years ago
I have a situation that I've searched the web high and low with no good answers: I've got a project that was shot on a 5D at 23.98 that will end up on TV. All the footage has been transcoded from h.26
Re: H264 INTERLACED FROM ProResHQ
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
i don't know why you would want interlaced. i use adobe media encoder personally. can export almost any format you can think of. you can select 3:2 pulldown for the 23.98fps, and select a field domina
FCP & Green Screen
by Bob Burton 8 years ago
've been shooting with a Sony HV1U for 4 years. I'm setting up to do a green screen shoot here in our facility. I have a Mac Pro 2.26 GHz Quad-Core Intel Zeon. 8 GB Ram. It's in our primary edit bay b
Re: FCP & Green Screen
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
and if you have after effects use keylight to key. way better than anything in FCS. Andrew Evans Lake TV iMac 2.5G Quad 8GB FCS 3
Connecting external computer to iMac using Final Cut
by Mark Jackson 8 years ago
Greetings all: How do I connect an external computer monitor to my iMac to use as a client Monitor for Final Cut Pro 7 Any tips for would be greatly appreciated. Mark D. Jackson
Re: Connecting external computer to iMac using Final Cut
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
You need a display port adapter to which ever connection your monitor uses (vga, dvi). In final cut: view - video playback. Or you could use external video, which uses firewire through a dv camera. Ho
My take on Final Cut 7 and Lion.
by Jan Bliddal 8 years ago
Being a bit lazy because I did not want to install Final Cut Studio 3 on a freshly installed harddrive I decided to Upgrade one of my harddrives from 10.5 to 10.7 via a 10.6 upgrade and then use the m
Re: My take on Final Cut 7 and Lion.
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
i agree about the laziness. i have a co-worker who refuses to edit in any format other than h.264 because he doesn't want to transcode to prores. Andrew Evans Lake TV iMac 2.5G Quad 8GB FCS 3
External Hard drive for Pro Res
by Drake Hale 8 years ago
I am looking for an external hard drive to edit my projects from. My current work flow is to convert my hdv footage to prores 422 via firewire during capture, but for obvious reasons i don't want to c
Re: External Hard drive for Pro Res
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
you want something that has a raid. its faster than just a single drive. I have a g-raid 4tb and I would recommend it. Andrew Evans Lake TV iMac 2.5G Quad 8GB FCS 3
Running FCS 2 on 13" Core i5 with Lion
by Joesph Armstrong 8 years ago
My Questions are; 1. What apps in Final Cut Studio 2 could be run on a 13" Core i5 2.3 Ghz Macbookpro 2. Are the integrated Intel Graphics 3000 on the sandybridge Pros supported with FSC 2 rather than
Re: Running FCS 2 on 13" Core i5 with Lion
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
I ran FCS 2 on a 13" macbook. 2.2 ghz 2 gb of ram. It ran fine for SD footage but it started choking on HD. A 13" screen is not a fun experience to edit on. I would deff recommend an external monitor.
Best Practice for WMV client approval
by Mark Morache 8 years ago
Alright... I looked this up in the archive and there's a thread that's over two years old, and things change, so I'm re-asking. What do you do with clients who need to see a wmv file for approval As e
Re: Best Practice for WMV client approval - iChat Theater?
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
you have to have ichat to use ichat theater. and if they don't have a mac that's not going to work. Andrew Evans Lake TV iMac 2.5G Quad 8GB FCS 3
How to create mpeg 2 program stream
by Bill Wilnheim 8 years ago
I have a SD TV spot and one of the stations wants an mpeg 2 program stream. What is the best way to create this I'm using FCP 4.5 and also have Compressor 1.2. Any ideas would be great, and if you thi
Re: How to create mpeg 2 program stream
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
I've never had much luck with program streams working from compressor. A TV station I've done some work for suggested adobe media encoder and it's been what I've stuck with. Andrew Evans Lake TV iMac
smooth cam filter going haywire after export
by Tyler Hill 8 years ago
Hey guys, new to the forum and looking for some help. I produce a hunting tv show and my first episode aired last night. I was horrified to see that almost all of the clips i used the smooth cam filte
Re: smooth cam filter going haywire after export
by Rob Grauert 8 years ago
When using smooth cam, don't just throw it on the clip in your timeline all willy-nilly. For the best results...usually...export that portion of the clip you are using in your timeline as it's own sel
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Transcoding 7D footage on MPEG Streamclip
by Alexandra MacArthur 8 years ago
I've been trying to transcode my 7D footage on MPEG Streamclip. Some clips have been transcoded, but others are saying 'writing error'. Do you know why this might be Also, do you know of any other goo
Re: Transcoding 7D footage on MPEG Streamclip
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
or use compressor
Upper or lower field first?
by zeke meginsky 8 years ago
I'm ripping some footage from a DVD using MPEG Streamclip and with the 8 bit uncompressed format setting (since I read that is one of the most lossless formats to do this, virtually identical ). The f
Re: Upper or lower field first?
by Andrew Evans 8 years ago
click on show stream info and that will tell you frame rate and field dominance.
After a couple of days here is what it comes down to.
by Russell Lasson 8 years ago
Now that it's been a couple of days since the release, this is what I think it comes down to. The hour glass has started. Apple has to start updating soon and adding in basic pro features. We'll see w
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Re: After a couple of days here is what it comes down to.
by Mark Suszko 8 years ago
I'm a Cubs fan; I can out-wait you ALL:-)
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Andrew Evans liked this 8 years ago
Editing Motif Terminology
by Michael Kammes 9 years ago
With the rise of the youtube, many webcam users have been doing talking head videos with Jump Cuts. That is, a brief monologue (or comment), quickly cutting to the same framed shot with a different co
Re: Editing Motif Terminology
by Scott Sheriff 9 years ago
"...it shows an utter lack of respect for a viewer to me when I see it now." Alan Thank you for proving my point so clearly. LOL! All trends and fads are constantly in a state of change. All of these
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Andrew Evans liked this 9 years ago
A little different kind of shoot-out comparison
by Mark Suszko 9 years ago
http: vimeo.com 13992345
Re: A little different kind of shoot-out comparison
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
I've got the barbie cam tripod adapter on my rig. Haven't been able to find a lens adapter for it though. but then again who needs one with those optics!
Panasonic AG AF101... I want it... But...
by Dylan Hargreaves 9 years ago
So the AG AF101's being released in the UK next month and at first glance it's got me salivating... All the pros of the DSLR with none of the cons - and for under 5k at European prices. At first I'm t
Re: Panasonic AG AF101... I want it... But...
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
I'm stoked about it. We'll see how it works in action though.
recording from a switcher
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
I'm just trying to figure out the best way to record video live from a video switcher. Right now we just use a tivo like dvr and its really difficult and time consuming to capture the video off of (no
Re: recording from a switcher
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
Thank you all for your input, yeah it is a relic of a switcher. i do have an elgato usb capture dongle i could use. its definitely not HD so i don't think a ki pro is necessary. I just need to capture
Super Focused Look
by Robbie lynn 9 years ago
Anyone know how to achieve this look Its super focused on the subject while the background is significantly blurred. It almost looks 3d. The best example is at 1:49 while they are on the beach. http:
Re: Super Focused Look
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
they are probably using a dslr. the DoF and the quick zooms give it away.
mind boggling-how has this light been achieved
by noor hussain 9 years ago
hey guys. i really wanted to ask . if you look at the linking park's video "from the inside" http: www.youtube.com watch v=YLHpvjrFpe0&ob=av2e in the shot 0:25 - 0:30 and 0:35 - 0:40 you can clearly s
Re: mind boggling-how has this light been achieved
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
color correction adds to this too.
awesome music video
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
Thought I would share this great music video that I came across. Any thoughts on how some of the shots where created KiDCuDi.tv: Cudi Feat. MGMT & Ratatat - Pursuit of Happiness (Alternate Version) fr
Re: awesome music video
by Rob Grauert 9 years ago
daaaaamn. sick video AND a sick song i heard this song on my friend's iPod the other day when we were driving. I loved it. Robert J. Grauert, Jr. www.robgrauert.com command-r.tumblr.com
Music Video George Michael-Duplicating FX
by Sascha Engel 9 years ago
Hi Everybody, any idea how this effects was achieved of duplicating George Michael and Mary J Blige Was it a Robo Cam, going th exact same path again and again and then heavy Rotoscoping Any idea or h
Re: Music Video George Michael-Duplicating FX
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
Sascha I think that is just his signature.
starting back in on an old project
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
Just started back editing on a piece that I started a few months ago. Just wondering what you guys do to get back into a rhythm editing on something you haven't worked on in a while. Cheers, Andrew
Re: starting back in on an old project
by grinner hester 9 years ago
Watch it. I can never sit on aproject that long but anytime I need to step back and look at it objectivly, I do just that. Play it from the top and pretend I know nothing about it.
We've all edited this exact package once
by Mark Suszko 9 years ago
Look familiar (warning, one or two swear words near the start) http: www.youtube.com watch v=YtGSXMuWMR4 This is why fewer people watch TV news; it's the same old pattern with just new keywords insert
Re: We've all edited this exact package once
by Andrew Evans 9 years ago
the link isn't working.
Got any tips for day to night in post?
by Mark Suszko 10 years ago
What do you guys do, using just FCP and Motion, when you're trying to make late day footage look like night
Re: Got any tips for day to night in post?
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
http: revision3.com filmriot day4night
need help for choosing right camera
by Sachin Desai 10 years ago
hello everyone! I need help for taking the right camera for the shooing. the final output i need is on film for realising in theaters. so the shooting material we need to edit on FCP with blackmagic m
Re: need help for choosing right camera
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
I will agree with you on the one.
Fitting Canon Mount Lenses to Sony Z7
by Steve Correia 10 years ago
Hi everyone. Does anybody know a way to attach Canon or Zeiss lenses for still cameras to a Sony Z7 I'd also like to use the lenses close to what they were designed for on the Canon 5D MkII for exampl
Re: Fitting Canon Mount Lenses to Sony Z7
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
yeah and you can find diy ones on ebay for around $100. can't beat the price. you would need some rails because they are pretty long.
Shooting concert/Music video
by Josh Munson 10 years ago
Hey guys, I could really use some ideas and general tips. A local band has contacted me and wants me to do a music video for them which is pretty exciting for me because it is a pretty well known band
Re: Shooting concert/Music video
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
i would just suggest watching as many music videos live performances as you can.
Taking suggestions for a visual theme on a plain vanilla job
by Mark Suszko 10 years ago
It must be the nice weather, but I'm hitting some creativity blocks thinking up a creative visual approach to an upcoming edit, so I'm inviting suggestions. What I will have to work with is about seve
Re: Taking suggestions for a visual theme on a plain vanilla job
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
I don't know if this is what you were looking for but i thought it was very cool. http: library.creativecow.net articles birnholz_rob red_giant_3d_montage.php
Dual monitors or one big widescreen for editing?
by Micah McDowell 10 years ago
Well, one of my dual 19" Samsungs just died on me at work, so I'm in the market for something different. Since large widescreens have become so available lately, I'm thinking about getting one big (24
Re: Dual monitors or one big widescreen for editing?
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
For you one monitor would probably be fine. The only time i take advantage of my dual screens is in apple color... But it might be nice to have photoshop on one screen and your email on the other. If
Guy Ritchie style editing
by Arthur Lunn 10 years ago
I love Guy Ritchie's style of editing (or edit-directing) and wonder why there isn't more of it out there I do not recall seeing another film with the same maximal visual post-manipulation style. Does
Re: Guy Ritchie style editing
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
is it good
Recording and selling DVDs of dance recital - music rights
by Patrick Simpson 10 years ago
Hi, I've been asked (and agreed to) videotape a dance recital and put it on DVD which would be sold to parents. The dances are to current, copyrighted songs. I understand music rights pretty well and
Re: Recording and selling DVDs of dance recital - music rights
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
its piracy if you have content in your program that you don't have the rights too... so the right answer is to either not make the dvds for the parents or put a different song on the audio track.
Filmmaking : Sony PD170 or Canon XH-A1 ?
by Ethan Lavy 10 years ago
I made a few independent movies over the years, mostly with friends camera and stuff, not too experienced with camera. I am more director than a cameraman. Anyway, 99% of my use of the camera will be
Re: Filmmaking : Sony PD170 or Canon XH-A1 ?
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
they did use the xh a1 to make the new crank movie, if that tells you anything.
GL1 as analog to digital converter / svideo -> firewire
by michael theodore 10 years ago
Hello, I'm trying to do the following: 1) send an Svideo signal into the GL1 2) send that signal to my computer via firewire (I'm in a theater, and trying to project a live feed from a camera out from
Re: GL1 as analog to digital converter / svideo -> firewire
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
i don't think it is possible. i was trying to do that too but all the camera will do is record the svideo to tape and then you can capture that. i was disappointed too:(
What to Charge?
by Bruno Silva 10 years ago
I am talking to someone about editing 3 hour raw footage down to 90min DVDs. This would be my first freelance job, what should I charge per edited dvd I live in NY
Re: What to Charge?
by Andrew Evans 10 years ago
that would be too easy
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