Big Thank You to Marianna Montague by Bill Dawson 8 years ago At this years NAB (2013), I went looking for, and found, Marianna Montague. I wanted to thank her for all of the help she has given me. I support 25 Composers and 5 Symphonies and getting the Avid lic
Re: Big Thank You to Marianna Montague by Rich Rubasch 8 years ago I don't even own an AVID (well, 6.5 on a PC that gets little use) and I think she is spectacular. And she rides a Harley...bonus! Rich Rubasch Tilt Media Inc. Video Production, Post, Studio Sound Stag
Lock resolution? by Bill Dawson 8 years ago Is there a way to stop OSX from changing the video resolution I need to lock in a resolution, no matter what is plugged into it.
Changing from Mac to PC? by Bill Dawson 8 years ago Something I have noticed in a few post houses recently... When they added or updated a Avid edit bay, they switched to a PC. Anyone else noticing this Bill
Re: Changing from Mac to PC? by Bill Stephan 8 years ago We have two Avid systems bought at the same time from the same Avid dealer, one PC and the other Mac with similar specs (Nitris DX boxes). The PC system runs noticeably faster than the Mac. I've heard
AJA Control Room software by Mel Feliciano 8 years ago Has anybody seen the AJA "Control Room" software at IBC . It was announced last year at the same trade show. Is it shipping yet or is it just "vaporware" .
Re: AJA Control Room software by Bill Dawson 8 years ago http: www.aja.com en articles 157 I have seen it at various trade shows and the sales people keep saying "very soon". But as you say, it's now been a year and no product has been released. I REALLY wa
Re: 6.5 is out there... by Bill Dawson 8 years ago Setting the cost issue aside...we use Kona 3 and Kona 3G cards with MC 126.96.36.199. It it worth installing 6.5 Or wait until 6.5.1 Since we use Mac computers, it's a pain to have to uninstall and then re-
Re: Mountain Lion Anyone? by Bill Dawson 8 years ago It may be too soon to know, unless someone has had a preview copy, but other than the gatekeeper issue, is there a reason to not install MC6 on Mountain Lion
Media Composer 6 on Mountain Lion? by Bill Dawson 8 years ago I need to upgrade from MC 5.5 and Leopard to MC 6 and Lion. But with Mountain Lion to be released soon, should I wait for it Or maybe Mountain Lion will have an incompatibility with MC6. So maybe upgr
Re: Media Composer 6 on Mountain Lion? by Bill Dawson 8 years ago go to Lion and wait for Avid to approve Mountain Lion That is what I am inclined to do...except I have to do this on 25 MC edit stations. I really don't want to do this twice. Bill
A new poll by David Roth Weiss 9 years ago Had Apple simultaneously released FCPX and the fully functional 64-bit FCS 4 most were expecting, how many of you would be paying attention to this forum David Roth Weiss Director Editor Colorist Davi
Re: A new poll by Bill Dawson 9 years ago We would have upgraded to FCS4 and would have loaded FCPX into a few workstations and started playing with it. Instead, we converted 24 edit stations to Avid.
Avid Announcement on NOV 3rd possible MC 6 by Mike Jeffs 9 years ago From the slip up on the avid website it seems like a couple of features similar to FCPx are going to be included in MC 6. So i am wondering what other features form FCPx or even FCP legacy would you g
Update Soon? by Geoff Dills 9 years ago From Larry Jordan: "My sources are telling me that we should see an update to Final Cut Pro X in the very near future. (Though everyone is being coy about the specific date.) " Best, Geoff
Serial number for Resolve Lite ?? by Bill Dawson 9 years ago Downloaded Resolve Lite and documentation without trouble. The Lite pdf refers to to "DaVinci Resolve 8.0 Configuration for Mac OS X" When I try to download the Configuration for Mac OSX...it asks for
Re: Serial number for Resolve Lite ?? by Bill Dawson 9 years ago Yep, that worked. I was trying to be a good boy and read all the documentation before I installed anything. Strange that this part of the documentation requires a "serial number" but the application d
Thunderbolt Mac mini Server by Andrew Richards 9 years ago Thunderbolt Mac mini Servers (with Lion and its included Xsan software) dropped today. Now we've got an 85 watt OS X server with 10Gbps duplex I O available. With Promise's upcoming SANlink, it could
Re: Tweets from July 13 Burbank MC event by Bill Dawson 9 years ago Thanks Shane. I was there but don't remember as much detail as you did...and I was not drinking. They talked about 28K (or was it 32k ). Was that MC related or something else The big thing for me was
Re: AVID MC5 Using AJA ioHD or Kona3 by Bill Dawson 9 years ago At a Avid event July 13 in Burbank...and after making a disclaimer saying there were no guarantees... they placed a picture of a Kona 3 card on the screen and said they had received a LOT of requests
Re: Where was Apple in 1999? by Bill Dawson 9 years ago If that's the case they may be looking for a repeat if they can get FCPX into the schools now while they work on adding the pro features over the next year or so. I am with a school and we have talke
FCP X and Education by Shane Ross 9 years ago Looks like FCP X is taking a hit in education too. http: forums.macrumors.com showthread.php t=1176567 Remember, students are the filmmakers of tomorrow. They typically use the tools they learned in c
Re: FCP X and Education by Bill Dawson 9 years ago Is there a solution Yes, buy Avid. We now find ourselves teaching a dead product. Does FCP 7 still work Yes, but our students will graduate a year or two from now. Will FCPX be "fixed" and ready for
Thunderbolt by Nigel Thompson 10 years ago OK: So im waiting for the new Thunderbolt drives to be released and wondering who the heck will be selling Thunderbolt switches (if needed) so i can make this thing into a Tbolt SAN. Is the technology
Re: Thunderbolt by Bill Dawson 9 years ago Apple makes things like this particularly difficult since one can never be sure what they are doing to do next Good point...OK, great point! Bill
Will Lion support FCP7? by Gregorio Paolini 9 years ago The debate on Fcpx is around a simple question: Is Apple still interested in the Pro market or not Fcpx is not a new pro editing program with all the flaws of a Version 1.0: it is an (interesting, inn
Re: Will Lion support FCP7? by Bill Dawson 9 years ago The big issue at stake for the post industry is not what Apple hasn't done right with Final Cut Pro X, but what they've done wrong by pulling the rug out from under the legs of Final Cut Studio 3 and
Re: Conan O'Brien on Final Cut Pro by Bill Dawson 9 years ago http: www.youtube.com watch v=XHtgsBJhgUM http: www.youtube.com watch v=ZVV9wEQZmGE Those are the ones I am aware of. There may be others. The first one is rated G, the other is R.