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Ben Mills

Member Since:
February 15th 2009
48 Posts
Location:
LONDON ENGLAND
Powergrades in all databases?
by Laco Gaal 8 years ago
is it possible, to see the saved powergrades in all databases For example if I create a "vignette" preset, how can I see it in all of my databases
Re: Powergrades in all databases?
by Ben Mills 6 years ago
I've sent a still (dpx and drx files) over to a friend also using resolve, they've imported the still and its applied the grade I have used, but for some reason is not applying the LUT I have used. It
Intensity Pro and Avid Media Composer 6.5
by Ben Mills 7 years ago
Hi all, I'm having trouble outputtng media composer to my preview TV. My project is set to 1080p 25. All the settings for the Intensity Pro are set to 1080p 25. My preview TV is a Sony KDL-37EX403. I
Re: Intensity Pro and Avid Media Composer 6.5
by Ben Mills 7 years ago
Just to add it does display a 1080p 25 output from Da Vinci Resolve
Tracking and creating a picture in picture
by Ben Mills 7 years ago
Hi, I've managed to create a picture in picture in resolve using a window to look at Track 2 for the section I want, naturally I get some odd offset edges around the window so if possible would like t
Re: Tracking and creating a picture in picture
by Joseph Owens 7 years ago
This will become a more direct ability in version ten, but until that is released, methods for applying stabilizing or tracking data between clips have been discussed a couple of times, and I believe
Resolve 9.0.3 and 200% Respeeds
by Ben Mills 7 years ago
Hi, I'm having a bizarre issue with 200% respeeds when conforming in Resolve 9.0.3 All material was shot at TRUE 24. So naturally if you apply a 200% respeed you expect it to skip every other frame. 0
Re: Resolve 9.0.3 and 200% Respeeds
by Ben Mills 7 years ago
I'm not too keen on upgrading to a different build right in the middle of conforming so thats sort of out of the question, wasnt sure if it was a weird bug people had come across when conforming from
How to trim Arri RAW files
by Roman Hankewycz 7 years ago
I need a way to trim Arri RAW files. I have a film that was shot on Arri RAW that I'm going to grade and I would love to be able to copy over only the footage I need to my SAN instead of all the foota
Re: How to trim Arri RAW files
by Ben Mills 7 years ago
Hi Neil, I dont suppose you still have that script at all do you I'm looking to do the same sort of thing. Best, Ben
Source Frame Burn In?
by Ben Mills 7 years ago
Does anyone know if you can burn in picture the Source Frame number Its something you coud do on Resolve 8 but seems to have disappeared on Resolve 9 . I see you can have Source Timecode and Frame num
Quickly Solo Audio Track 1 on multiple clips
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Anyone know how to quickly solo A1 on a whole bin of clips Quite a laborious manual process so would be good to know a shortcut! Many Thanks in advance! Ben
Re: Quickly Solo Audio Track 1 on multiple clips
by Scott Cole 8 years ago
I'm not sure what your needs are, but a way I can think of quickly off the top of my head is alt-drag them into a timeline. First clear the in and out marks if you need to. Then simply solo track 1 on
Resolve Workstation advice
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hi there, I just wondered if anyone had any benchmark tests or anything similar for a Z800 vs Mac Pro when using Resolve Curious to know which performs better when rendering with Resolve Is there anyt
Re: Resolve Workstation advice
by Pepijn Klijs 8 years ago
Why not have both :) http: www.reduser.net forum showthread.php 74287-DAVINCI-RESOLVE-and-***HACKINTOSH-HP-Z800*** Seriously now... It's still a tough question. I had a limited budget so went the the
Audio Stretching
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hey, I'm curious to know if there is an effective way of slowing down and stretching audio without mixing down my audio at all I have a clip shot at 100fps w a 24fps TC and audio recorded with a 24fps
Re: Audio Stretching
by Stacy Lincoln 8 years ago
To my knowledge, Audiosuite is the only way to time compress audio. If I have to do this, I make an audio mixdown of the compressed track...so I can then tweak the audio levels (because if you adjust
Best application for the job?
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
I am looking to process some ProRes quicktimes and apply a LUT to effect the color. I have been provided the LUT by a colourist which has been created through another piece of software. Is Resolve the
Re: Best application for the job?
by Joakim Ziegler 8 years ago
While I don't normally work with Avid MXF workflows, I can tell you that Resolve is a pretty good option for applying LUTs to Quicktimes in general. It's definitely one of the fastest ways of doing it
Maximum amount of characters?
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Quick question for someone.... Whats the maximum amount of characters I can input into a custom field in a bin I have a column for notes, just wondered if there was a max amount of characters at all I
Re: Maximum amount of characters?
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Max I have imported so far via an ALE is 200 characters, 256 didn't work, but I guess that narrows it down a bit for future reference!
SM_DF_NDF_MISMATCH ERROR merge ALE with AMA clips
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hi there, I am having problems when merging an ALE with a bin of AMA clips. The ALE is all present and correct and will import into a bin with the "Maintain events as logged" setting checked. Unfortun
Custom Metadata Via AMA Linking
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hi there, I am looking to use custom metadata on files linked via AMA. I have alot of clips (all QTs) and need to import custom tags to each clips. The clips have been logged and tagged with appropria
Re: Custom Metadata Via AMA Linking
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hi Michael, I've tried importing the ALE directly after amending in excel as Maintain events as logged to see if it would even bring the clips in, but still no joy. I'll drop you an email now with the
Batch applying the same TC to multiple clips
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hi there, I was just wondering if there was an app out there that could batch apply the same TC track to multiple clips I know Bouke's qtChange is out there, but that only seems to apply TC incrementa
Re: Batch applying the same TC to multiple clips
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
ok, the nature of the project is a little more complex unfortunately! We have a central database with all the clips attached for logging, this is running over a server so we use low res MP4s so that p
Applying the same timecode track to multiple clips
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hi there, I was just wondering if there was an app out there that could batch apply the same TC track to multiple clips I know Bouke's qtChange is out there, but that only seems to apply TC incrementa
BITC on MP4 Files
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Hi there, I am looking for a solution to a rather tricky problem! To begin with I've come to learn that MP4 cannot hold timecode data (as I've tried using QT change to timestamp) so I was wondering if
Re: BITC on MP4 Files
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
Sounds good thanks Reuben, I'm guessing ffmpeg is command line input only WHich I am no good with, an suggestions of how to ffmpeg running and be able to batch apply timecodes to mp4s Thanks Ben
Quicktime 7 repeatedly crashing after several reinstalls
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
I am having some serious issues with QT 7. It was originally working, then I added a number of new codecs plugins to the Library Quicktime directory. These were taken from a friends mac whose QT7 was
Re: Quicktime 7 repeatedly crashing after several reinstalls
by Ben Mills 8 years ago
No worries, I have solved the issue now. I took a copy of the quicktime.framework, library quicktime and system library quicktime folders from another machine also running 10.6.8 and QT Pro and it wor
Page Turning book with Video Articles
by Ben Mills 9 years ago
Hi Guys, Just wondering if you had any pointers tips or tutorials for a project I am wanting to do. I want to create a book newspaper prospectus in which we flip through page to page and reveal a new
Re: Page Turning book with Video Articles
by kvi soft 7 years ago
You can use kvisoft flip book maker pro! It allows people to create page turning magazine. In addition to it has strong page edit functions. People can add video and text on flip page! This is in line
After Effects Export m2t files
by Ben Mills 10 years ago
Hi, I am currently trying to get an edit together using m2t files. I also have some After Effects work to do on the m2t files. Once I have completed the work I would like to send the AE video as an m2
Re: After Effects Export m2t files
by Tudor "Ted" Jelescu 10 years ago
Best to render uncompressed from AE. For compression use Adobe Media Encoder. Tudor "Ted" Jelescu Senior VFX Artist Bucharest, Romania www.ennstudio.ro
Paper Screwed Up Effect (Microsoft Advert)
by Ben Mills 11 years ago
Hi there, I was just wondering if anyone had any tips as to how to get an effect similar to the one on the new Microsoft adverts The advert shows a piece of paper that has been screwed up into a ball,
Re: Paper Screwed Up Effect (Microsoft Advert)
by Mark Suszko 11 years ago
If It was me, I'd print the logo on paper and just stop-motion animate it, either starting with the crumpled ball and reversing in playback, or, starting with flat blank slip and wrinkling it, then I'
After Effects Slowdown?
by Ben Mills 11 years ago
Hi there, I am jsut writing for any advice as to why my RAM previews and final renders in both after effects and Premiere seem to be slow. I am running CS3 on my Intel Core 2 Quad, 4GB Ram and Nvidia
Re: After Effects Slowdown?
by Caspar Wiegel 11 years ago
Have you checked whether your settings under 'Preferences' - 'Preview' are ok Preview using OpenGL, make sure your graphics card has the latest drivers or if you are using beta drivers, switch to non-
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