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Ann Bens

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Why Image Rotation?
by Alex Kerezy 3 days ago
Hi, I am creating a video where I'm mixing video clips and still photos. Some of the photos are not the exact same size as the video clips (which is usually the case). These photos are landscape orien
Re: Why Image Rotation?
by Ann Bens 3 days ago
Resave the still in PS and try again. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
Lens Distortion Issues with GoPro Hero 4 Black
by Greg Flory 1 week ago
GoPro Studio does little to eliminate fisheye on 1080 medium footage. Premiere Pro CC2015 lacks a preset for the Hero 4. Would welcome any suggestions Greg Flory
Re: Lens Distortion Issues with GoPro Hero 4 Black
by Ann Bens 1 week ago
CC15 has 9 presets for the Hero 4. Look under Presets in the Effects panel; Lens Distortion Removal ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Com
Audio looping on export
by Dale Holman Wallace 1 week ago
Hi there, Dale here. I have a problem with my exports on Premiere Pro. In places where there is no audio in the timeline - for example, where I intentionally leave a gap with no audio - Premiere Pro a
Re: Audio looping on export
by Ann Bens 1 week ago
Its a bug, update to the latest version or put a piece of audio with volume turned down under assets that have no audio. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere
Question About H.264 Render Settings (still image, HQ audio)
by Marc Walker 2 months ago
I want to render a video in H.264 for YT. The video is of a still image with music. I want the audio to be of highest possible quality, and the video to be a decent 720p image. The audio format is 44.
Re: Question About H.264 Render Settings (still image, HQ audio)
by Ann Bens 2 weeks ago
https: support.google.com youtube answer 1722171 hl=en ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
Correcting a few frames in movie without rendering whole again.
by Andrew Rabka 1 month ago
The whole problem is described in the topic. Is there any possibility to correct a few frames in whole video without rendering I have used H264 prestet in Premiere Pro CS 6. It is about a wrong number
Re: Correcting a few frames in movie without rendering whole again.
by Ann Bens 2 weeks ago
http: blogs.adobe.com kevinmonahan 2012 10 11 smart-rendering-in-premiere-pro-cs6-6-0-1-and-later ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Commu
No Audio Meter Scale
by Jeff Coleman 2 weeks ago
I don't have dB scale in my Audio Meter pane (i.e., no graticule numbers on right side of window). BTW, the scale IS present in PPro 2014.2 8.2.0 (65) Is there a way to turn that on off, or is it a bu
Re: No Audio Meter Scale
by Ann Bens 2 weeks ago
Make the audio meter wider. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
Can't drag effect plugins into a clip, or anywhere at all
by Connor Daniels 3 weeks ago
Hey I was applying effects to clips in my sequence when suddenly I could no longer do so. when I just click on an effect the cursor turns into a fist with a no sign next to it ( a circle with a slash)
Re: Can't drag effect plugins into a clip, or anywhere at all
by Ann Bens 2 weeks ago
Make sure there are is no in and outpoint on the sequence. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
Premiere audio track woes
by Kell Smith 3 weeks ago
I am trying to resume a Premiere project that was done some time ago, before I knew how to properly set up audio tracks. Or maybe something happened along the way that deleted the second track. Anyway
Re: Premiere audio track woes
by Ann Bens 3 weeks ago
What if you set the Default Audio Tracks in the Preferences audio before importing the project. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Communi
25FPS NTSC option in PP
by Aarun Leymen 3 weeks ago
I'm in the middle of creating my film on DVD. (Shot in the progressive 7D) I want to create a region free international DVD that plays everywhere. I've been reading alot about how changing from PAL 25
Re: 25FPS NTSC option in PP
by Ann Bens 3 weeks ago
Ntsc dvd's will play on PAL players (countries) without problems. PAL dvd's wont play on ntsc players. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe
Elements versus Pro
by Shannon Bedford 1 month ago
I am a Premiere Pro user. I'm about to take a 6 month contract with a company who has Adobe Premiere Elements which I've never used. I'm hoping to persuade the employer that it's worth upgrading to Pr
Re: Elements versus Pro
by Ann Bens 1 month ago
I could not edit a simple video without getting very frustrated in no time. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
Premiere CC: I can only preview clips on the top video track when trimming them
by Matthew Wood 2 months ago
I am editing wedding films, with up to 4 camera angles in a sequence. I haven't found a way to use multicam editor very efficiently, so am used to simply cutting between clips on a regular timeline se
Re: Premiere CC: I can only preview clips on the top video track when trimming them
by Ann Bens 2 months ago
Turn off compostingpreviewduringtrim.png ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
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PPro claims media is damaged/corrupted
by Jon Doughtie 2 months ago
Just re-opened a project from last October. No changes in system since last time in the project except for adding some Red Giant goodies. At first, the project would not open without a Shift+ALT start
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Re: PPro claims media is damaged/corrupted
by Ann Bens 2 months ago
Clear out all media cache if that does not work. Rename folder the footage is in and relink. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community
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'Shift Dragging' in Programme Window.
by Jack Bonnett 2 months ago
Hi all, Simple question from a recent Premiere Arrival. Is there a way to 'shift drag' (for want of a better name) clips in the programme window so that they only move in straight lines. I've got a bu
Re: 'Shift Dragging' in Programme Window.
by Ann Bens 2 months ago
Nope, you will have to use the Effect Controls. http: www.adobe.com products wishform.html ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Pr
Change sequence settings
by Patrick McKenna 3 months ago
Hi all, I'm a new user to Adobe Premiere CC having only got it last week. I was a Sony Vegas user for the past 5 years so I'm still trying to familiarise myself with Premiere. Anyway, I'm working on t
Re: Change sequence settings
by Ann Bens 3 months ago
If you still want to change the settings you need to set the Editing Mode to Custom first otherwise you wont be able to change the resolution. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Cer
Playback with 2 second Preroll possible? For Mac
by Andres Haldemyr 4 years ago
Not finding a way to set the timeline playback function so I would have for example a 2 second preroll. If I click Shift-Spacebar it jumps all the way back to the very beginning. I don't want to use t
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Re: Playback with 2 second Preroll possible? For Mac
by Ann Bens 3 months ago
Cannot one edit ones post anymore ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
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Cannot get AVI file to play on a TV
by Cameron Nicoll 5 months ago
Hello, I have a CS6 project that i've been trying to complete for the last 6 months and I cannot for the life of me figure it out. The source files are .mpg and .mp4 from a VHS to DVD conversion softw
Re: Cannot get AVI file to play on a TV
by Ann Bens 5 months ago
You will have to read the tv or media player manual which formats are supported. dv-avi or uncompressed is usually not one of them. Stick to mp4. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe
What is the best way to get mini dv tapes (Canon XL2) to the highest quality digital
by Lydia Clarke 6 months ago
OK - I have looked through the posts but I cant seem to get my exact answer so I apologize if this sounds like a question that has been asked before. Specfically, I have a Canon XL2 that I have record
Re: What is the best way to get mini dv tapes (Canon XL2) to the highest quality digital
by Ann Bens 6 months ago
Get yourself a firewire card, a firewire cable (I think it comes with the camera) and capture your tapes to dv-avi (windows) or mov (mac). Btw dv-avi mov mini dv tapes capture in 720x576 pal or 720x48
Lighting Flicker
by Amber Sanders 8 months ago
Hi there, Im wondering if anyone can help I have some footage i filmed in London on a Canon 5dmkiii 25p 1 50 shutter. There is flicker from the lighting in the footage. I may be wrong but i had though
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Re: Lighting Flicker
by Ann Bens 8 months ago
I had the same problem, fixed it with De:flicker from DE:Vision. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
Looking for a beginners camera to film my travels. What should I buy?
by Richard Banes 8 months ago
I'm going to Europe next month and I'm wondering what's the best camera to use. I'm still a newbie. Any suggestions like brand, model, and price
Re: Looking for a beginners camera to film my travels. What should I buy?
by Ann Bens 8 months ago
If you are a newby I would get a regular videocamera for traveling. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
How does 2-Pass VBR calculate how to allocate it's "bit-budget"?
by Andy Zou 9 months ago
I understand the fundamental of 2-pass VBR, but I want to know how it decides in what way to proportion it's bits. I understand it can allocate more bits to more complex scenes, but how much does it d
Re: How does 2-Pass VBR calculate how to allocate it's "bit-budget"?
by Ivan Myles 9 months ago
There are several compression parameters that interact in different ways depending on the encoder settings, so it is difficult to give a straight answer. In general, the I-Frames (aka key frames) requ
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Video For Critique
by Curtis Cosby 10 months ago
Hey Everyone, Not sure where would have been the best place to post this so if I need to move it to another forum just let me know. Could I get some constructive criticism on this video I made for a j
Re: Video For Critique
by Blaise Douros 10 months ago
I'm gonna be brutal, so don't take it too personally! There is no overarching story to this piece. You could cut this down to the story about the pearls and iron, and that would be a nice piece all on
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Go Pro
by James Ewart 11 months ago
I've got some underwater swimming to shoot and edit on Go Pros next week. This will be for the web. I am just wondering if I will notice much benefit for shooting 1080p over 720p when it comes to the
Re: Go Pro
by Ann Bens 11 months ago
Nope, turn that all off. You can better do that in post. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6 CC Adobe Community Professional
10.1.4 just a day too late
by Mark Morache 1 year ago
I have a friend who shot several cards of footage with his Canon XF100 camera. He didn't remember to put each card into it's own folder to maintain the folder structure, and just dumped all the cards
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Tim Jones liked this 1 year ago
Re: 10.1.4 just a day too late
by Ann Bens 1 year ago
Canon has a plugin for FCPx, Premiere etc to edit MXF files. FCPx still reads the files even though you dont have the card file structurer intact. Canon XF Utility. -----------------------------------
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CF card malfuction ; footage with glitches...any solution?
by Juan Martin 1 year ago
Hello guys I got a problem witha CF card and all the 40 GB footage i shoot got this horrible glitch kind effect...any suggestions of how to fix it i leave the link for downloading the footage. Tnx in
Re: CF card malfuction ; footage with glitches...any solution?
by Ann Bens 1 year ago
I dont give you much chance but pop the card in a card reader and try copying entire card to hdd. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CC Adobe Community
Favorite effects titles etc..
by anita sancha 2 years ago
Hi Is there any way to make a folder of favourite effects titles etc... with all my extra plugins... searching for the commonist favourites is getting a bit of a pain.. in a quick click sort of way. I
Re: Favorite effects titles etc..
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
Custom Bin. At the bottom of the Effects window. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CC Adobe Community Professional
Nikon D7100 video choppy.
by Javier Lopez 2 years ago
Hello gentleman, I just recorded a video with my D7100, but after trying all the movie settings and recommended shutter, iso and aperture settings for 24p, 30p and 60i the video is very choppy, stutte
Re: Nikon D7100 video choppy.
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
Try formatting the card in the camera and then make some test shots. See how that will work. I have a 2009 imac and my 7100 files run just perfectly. ----------------------------------------------- Ad
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SD card corruption issue, Panny G6
by Eric Stishan 2 years ago
I've been shooting weddings and some other freelance gigs (video only) on the Panasonic G6 for about 2 months now and have absolutely loved it. It's a very versatile little camera that does everything
Re: SD card corruption issue, Panny G6
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
Are you using the same card over and over or did you buy a new one to see if it has the same issue. Try a different card reader. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert
reveal in timeline from browser
by Craig Alan 2 years ago
any way to reveal a clip in timeline - one or more uses from browser Mac Pro, macbook pro, Imacs (i7); Canon 5D Mark III 70D, Panasonic AG-HPX170 AG-HPX250P, Canon HV40, Sony Z7U VX2000 PD170; FCP 6 c
Re: reveal in timeline from browser
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
< Click on triangle of a clip under Video Usage or Audio usage. A dropdown menu will navigata to the clip on the timeline. You can also do this from the little Preview Area of the Project Window. -
Video doesn't look like HD quality...why?
by Erin Herbst 2 years ago
Hello all! I'm a novice videographer (just graduated high school!). I've been getting a lot of jobs recently filming local business owners for promotional videos and whatnot. I shoot with my Canon 70D
Re: Video doesn't look like HD quality...why?
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
Dont export with Match sequence settings. You are exporting with a preview codec which is of lower quality. Max render quality is only usefull if you do not have a supported GPU. What is your final pr
Adobe CC log-in issues
by Oliver Peters 2 years ago
http: forums.creativecow.net readpost 376 442 That's encouraging! Not. I'm having similar issues just now, but fortunately nothing work dependent. My apps are working fine. Just the CC app won't take
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Re: Adobe CC log-in issues
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
Thanks Todd. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CC Adobe Community Professional
Mysteriously lost footage Canon 5d iii and Sandisk 32GB 60 mb/s UDMA card
by kevin clark 2 years ago
I shot an event. Video and photos. I reviewed the videos and photos often during the event by playing back in camera. Returned home and the next day I went to dump the footage using FCPX 10.1. No foot
Re: Mysteriously lost footage Canon 5d iii and Sandisk 32GB 60 mb/s UDMA card
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
Card readers dont erase cards. Get a good card reader. Something like Kodac 50 in 1 ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CC Adobe Community Professional
Zooming and focussing
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
When using a zoom lens for video does one zoom in on the subject, focus and zoom out for good focus. Just like with a videocamera Or are there different rules for dslr. -------------------------------
Re: Zooming and focussing
by Ann Bens 2 years ago
That looks beautiful. I have a look at the lens. Thanks for your input. Some of Nikons lenzes are a bit beyond my budget. Is there much difference between Sigma, Tamron, Samyang and Tokina. ----------
selecting a clip on the timeline that hasmany stacked clips CS5.5
by greg hooper 2 years ago
EDIT - woops this is working now - I've found that posting to a forum is one of the best ways for a problem to disappear. No idea why it wasn't working for 20 minutes, but as soon as I went back from
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Re: selecting a clip on the timeline that hasmany stacked clips CS5.5
by greg hooper 2 years ago
thanks Ann - that's a great and easy tip
File: feather
by Ann Bens 3 years ago
png file feather on lower third https: f1.creativecow.net 6821 feather
Re: feather
by Ann Bens 3 years ago
lower third gradient feather ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CC Adobe Community Professional
Working with .MXF files ?
by Soumendra Jena 3 years ago
One of our client has provided us around 50 .MXF files from his videographer and we are new to MXF format files. We tried opening it on our VLC player, but the files dont play. What player do you use
Re: Working with .MXF files ?
by Soumendra Jena 3 years ago
Okay will try now. And what player do you use to view MXF files
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Cannot drag clips on to my timeline
by Ryan Stille 3 years ago
Hi, I just started learning Premiere (I usually use Vegas Movie Studio). I am using a tutorial on Lynda.com. But I can't drag clips onto my timeline! I'm stuck. My cursor changes into a closed hand wi
Re: Cannot drag clips on to my timeline
by Ann Bens 3 years ago
Your timeline says No Sequence. Make a sequence first: Right click in clip in Project Window: Make new sequence from clip. That should do the trick. http: helpx.adobe.com creative-cloud learn start pr
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PC File Transfer Software (with Checksum)
by Jonas Bendsen 3 years ago
I am currently using TeraCopy to transfer files. I have been relatively happy with it, but sometimes it runs pretty slow(much slower than simply copy pasting the same file in Windows Explorer), and so
Re: PC File Transfer Software (with Checksum)
by Ann Bens 3 years ago
Obvious Teracopy does not work correct. What do you consider large files If you are using LAN, check that first. ----------------------------------------------- Adobe Certified Expert Premiere Pro CS6
please, question about the stoik capturer
by Katerina Anachioti 3 years ago
good evening to all, in my first post i was asking for a video capture utility to capture from old vhs cassettes to dvd via the magix usb video capture device i have just found the stoik capturer util
Re: please, question about the stoik capturer
by Ann Bens 3 years ago
AVS Video converter is not a very good choice. It converts to avi with the divx or xvid codec: difficult to edit maybe inpossible (dont use Vegas) Mpeg gets re encoded when tranfering to dvd: meaning
please, i need a video capture utility for analog video
by Katerina Anachioti 3 years ago
hi to all, i am katerina anachioti from greece and i feel really very lucky that i found your excellent forum i am trying to transfer some old vhs pal video cassettes but it seems that the magix usb d
Re: please, i need a video capture utility for analog video
by Ann Bens 3 years ago
What you need is a converter like Grass Valley, they work over firewire. They are the best. http: www.grassvalley.com products converters A usb converter is know to have out of sync issues. ----------


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