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B.A (Journalism & Media) Degree University of Southern Queensland.
(Retired Canon CPS Member)
Australia
20+ years Weddings & Video ,32 yrs Travel and High Definition Video Editing using Premiere Pro & Photoshop +Canon Photo Digital Professional, .... [more]
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Error message when Exporting Media
by Bob Dix 2 years ago
I get an Error message when Exporting Media, I have gone to PREFERENCES MEDIA " Clean data base Cache", but it will not Export Any ideas 0_errorcompilingmovieunknownerrormessage.jpg Bob Dix Photograph
Re: Error message when Exporting Media
by Bob Dix 2 years ago
That was a mistake. I Exported as mpeg 2 blu-ray and it worked. Thanks for the reply. And in addition : 1. Re: Error compiling movie kulpreet singh Adobe Employee kulpreet singh Employee Nov 28, 2017
Open an 9 year old Verbatim BD-R Blu Ray disc for recovery of image data ?
by Bob Dix 2 years ago
I have a Blue Ray disc that will play on a Sony BD-R player to a Sony Bravia Monitor but, I cannot open the disc on the computer for the recovery of photos and video data. How do I play the disc on th
Re: Open an 9 year old Verbatim BD-R Blu Ray disc for recovery of image data ?
by Bob Dix 2 years ago
Just for the record ,Evolution Studios said they could do it for $200 which was out of the question, so I just copied the video off The Sony Bravia when playing on the Sony Blu-Ray, the result was mor
Formatting an old DVD using CS5.5.2
by Bob Dix 2 years ago
https: youtu.be scv_5v_bSfk I am having trouble formatting an old DVD 4 x 3 to run normally in Premier Pro CS 5.5.2 and then uploaded to You Tube, but, I cannot get it right, the video looks squashed
Re: Formatting an old DVD using CS5.5.2
by Bob Dix 2 years ago
Yes Ann, You were right, Export to 788x576 with square pixels. But, I used Movie Studio HD Platinum v 14, it just did it automatically and then automatically uploaded the file to You Tube, the the vid
Bob Dix 2 years ago
I am trying to format a video from an old DVD , the video appears squashed ? That is the 4x3 format appears wrong
Bob Dix 2 years ago
I should have said I am using CS5.5.2
Bob Dix 2 years ago
I finally got this right using Movie Studio 14v Platinum it did it automatically, thanks for all your help
Bob Dix 2 years ago
I have a Blue Ray disc that will play on a Sony BD-R player to a Sony Bravia Monitor but, I cannot open the disc on the computer for the recovery of photos and video data. How do I play the disc on th [more]
Bob Dix 8 months ago
Finally got it right
Recurring issue on Encore CS5.1
by Bob Dix 2 years ago
Adobe Encore burns Blu-ray for Computer not Sony Blu-Ray Player to a TV monitor This question is Not Answered.(Mark as assumed answered) Why is a Premiere Pro video sequence at 1920 x 1080p sent to En
5D Mk2 set to 1920x1080 24fps but files are 1280x720
by Darren Burgess 4 years ago
Hi, As the title says, I have the camera set to record video at 1920x1080 24fps, but when I upload the video files to my Mac the video appears to be 1280x720. This is a real problem for me and I canno
Re: 5D Mk2 set to 1920x1080 24fps but files are 1280x720
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
1. Re: 5D Mk2 set to 1920x1080 24fps but files are 1280x720 Ann Bens ACP MVPsAnn Bens Nov 7, 2015 8:59 PM (in response to Bob Dix) Upload a small clip if you please. Darren, This is a request from Ann
Adobe CS5.5.2 Timeline Issue.
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
Intermittent pause on timeline CS5.5.2 Premiere Pro, why This question is Not Answered.(Mark as assumed answered) Bob Dix Community MemberBob Dix Sep 16, 2015 10:40 AM Intermittent pause on timeline.j
Re: Adobe CS5.5.2 Timeline Issue.
by Jon Doughtie 4 years ago
Indeed. I had a friend in recently, finishing a short project for him. Our work together goes back to the mid-80s. He was observing what was possible now, and thinking of what we could have done those
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Intermittent pause on timeline CS5.5.2 Premiere Pro, why ?
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Bob Dix Community MemberBob Dix Sep 16, 2015 10:40 AM
Intermittent pause on timeline.jpg For some unknown reason I get intermittent pauses running the timeline, the program can be restarted within say 20-30 seconds, and the resulting production is faultless..

Can anyone advise why this is happening. ? We have been running this program for 5 years and no previous problems. The computer is a Dell Precision T5500 fully specified to operate Adobe Premiere Pro using an approved Nvidia Video card etc FX3800 1GB Raid 0 XEON Server 4 Core 12 GB DDR3
I Dropped My Lens and this fell out of it. Is it part of the lens or the camera body?
by Emily Geraghty 4 years ago
Hello COW users, I have a Canon t3i with a kit lens. The camera fell off the tripod and onto the lens, and now I think the lens is broken. When I took the lens off to inspect, this fell out: Then I st
Re: I Dropped My Lens and this fell out of it. Is it part of the lens or the camera body?
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
i have been with Canon Professional for years and I dropped a Canon EF L lens in an ICE train in Germany,my recommendation is if it is still under warranty get both back to Canon Service as advised my
Best way to go about editing DSLR footage?
by Austin shelton 4 years ago
Hello, i have a little problem on my hands. So far i have been editing the H.264 footage on my laptop (all i have at the moment) It's slow, really slow. I mean i get by with it because i have a lot of
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Re: Best way to go about editing DSLR footage?
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
You need a Dell M 6600 Laptop or equivalent with Premiere Pro and using the Mercury Engine, do not just use the normal software for effects. The PC and Premiere Pro with H.264 is very fast with Adobe
Need to alter aspect ratio of images in Photoshop but the crop tool does not do it??
by Peter Barker 4 years ago
Hello, I'm trying to create an A4-sized photoshop document which has nine images on it, laid out 3x3. The images I'm importing are jpegs that I have extracted from a video clip, so the aspect ratio is
Re: Need to alter aspect ratio of images in Photoshop but the crop tool does not do it??
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
Same problem with still from CS5.5.2 PP Simply UNTICk Constrain Proportions in Image Size and alter pixels Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA Ps Worth a try 4x3 format SD tape import looks ok on moni
Need to alter aspect ratio of images in Photoshop but the crop tool does not do it??
by Peter Barker 4 years ago
Hello, I'm trying to create an A4-sized photoshop document which has nine images on it, laid out 3x3. The images I'm importing are jpegs that I have extracted from a video clip, so the aspect ratio is
Re: Need to alter aspect ratio of images in Photoshop but the crop tool does not do it??
by Todd Perchert 4 years ago
I'm not exactly sure what your process is here, or what exactly you are trying to do... But from what I am understanding, an easy way would be to make a clipping mask. Create a document the full size
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Kodak Photo CD Software for Photoshop Elements : Plug -In ? i7 64 bit Computer
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
I have managed tp open 450 files in Flicker but, I really want to save the files to MY Pictures and nothing will do it. Any ideas Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
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Photoshop Elements 9 will not open Epson Perfection Scanner V600 for film scanning ?
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
Appears Twin plug -in is not working in PE9 to scan film, any ideas This question is Not Answered.(Mark as assumed answered) Bob Dix Community MemberBob Dix Feb 11, 2015 4:36 PM How do I get the Photo
Photo ShopElements 9 does not recognize film scanning ? But, PE 6 does.
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
Adobe Photoshop Elements 9 will not recognize Epson V600 Photo scanner for film For some reason the WIA support in PE9 will only recognize the scanner for reflective prints not film, why But, in the P
Kodak Photo CD Software for Photoshop Elements : Plug -In ? i7 64 bit Computer
by Bob Dix 4 years ago
I have managed tp open 450 files in Flicker but, I really want to save the files to MY Pictures and nothing will do it. Any ideas Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
RAW Convertor required for CR2 files from a Canon 5D Mark II
by Bob Dix 5 years ago
Please advise above request . Thanks, Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Re: RAW Convertor required for CR2 files from a Canon 5D Mark II
by Bob Dix 5 years ago
OK I did have Photoshop Elements 9 in and it does do CR2, but, I think Canon Photo Pro is better And, I have managed to get PE 6 do the Canon CR2 files from their latest Plug-In Freelance Imaging & Vi
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highlights in RAW on a 5D2
by Enginn Heima 4 years ago
Hello. I'm not sure I've come to the right place with my question, but I tried to post this on the cinema5d forum yesterday, but still my post hasn't been approved by the administrator, so I'm giving
Re: highlights in RAW on a 5D2
by Enginn Heima 4 years ago
Thanks I found it! Might give it a spin once I get the time...
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Canon Vixia HV40 footage blurry after converting from .mp4 to .mov
by Susan Smith 5 years ago
Help! I can't figure out what went wrong with this footage that is blurry once I get it into .mov and into FCP X: 1) I am converting CANON HV40 footage from .mts into .mp4 and then .mov -yes, this is
Re: Canon Vixia HV40 footage blurry after converting from .mp4 to .mov
by Craig Alan 5 years ago
3) We also have another camera (CANON EOS DSLR) on the timeline and due to the nature of the project, we were unable to make sure the cameras were on the same settings. Highlight a clip and choose the
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5D III - Is it me? Am I missing something?
by Nick Griffin 5 years ago
For the past couple of weeks I've been playing around with a 5D III while continuing to use our XDCam for the real work. As I'm sure most pros can understand one wants to be fairly familiar with the i
Re: 5D III - Is it me? Am I missing something?
by Bob Dix 5 years ago
Hi Nick, Well we have used two Canon 5D Mark II's HDV at 1920 x 1080p and have never had that problem OVER 4 YEARS.. I suggest, however, that you buy one of their Professional EF Stabilized lens like
Import of Canon 5D Mark II RAW files to Premiere Pro not successful ?
by Bob Dix 5 years ago
Using Canon Utility to import, appears to not recognize the camera ,but, does work with a Sony Camcorder HXR-NX30P using Windows import for Adobe CS5.5.2. USB 2 Cabling has been checked for stills. An
Re: Import of Canon 5D Mark II RAW files to Premiere Pro not successful ?
by Ryan Holmes 5 years ago
What format are you trying to import What does RAW mean CR2 files DNG files Canon XF H.264 I'm assuming you don't mean Canon RAW from a C500 because you wouldn't be using CS 5 to edit. If you shot CR2
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technicolor cinestyle
by dewan edwards 5 years ago
Is anyone having noise grain issues when filming with this I am using a t3i and just shoot some footage and have some bad grain issues. If this is common what are the fixes Not sure if its worth using
Re: technicolor cinestyle
by Warren Eig 5 years ago
Remember, here are other setting you have to set in camera when using Cinestyle. Recommended Canon EOS camera settings with Technicolor CineStyleTM: Based on Technicolor s usage and testing of its Cin
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Sony Vegas Pro 12 and going between T3i and 5D Mark III
by Michael Gibrall 6 years ago
Hello all. When rendering a film that has footage from both a Canon 5D Mark III and a Canon T3i, I find it funny that it takes longer to render the T3i footage. Anyone have any idea why this would be
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Re: Sony Vegas Pro 12 and going between T3i and 5D Mark III
by Dave Haynie 6 years ago
Depends on the format used for recording. The Canon 5D Mk III, like my 6D, has the option of either IPB or "All-I" recording. All-I is the same thing as AVC-Intra, records at about 100Mb s. This decod
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5DMKII vs MKIII video data rate
by Adam Weinberg 7 years ago
Just did my first job with a 5DMKIII, specifically a MKIII ACam wide shot (IPB compression) and a MKII BCam for close ups. With both cameras shooting the same amount of footage, I was surprised to see
Re: 5DMKII vs MKIII video data rate
by Al Bergstein 7 years ago
That is interesting. I'm in the same boat, wondering about whether to buy the MkIII. Philip seems to say that it's better, once you apply the sharpening filter to it. Al
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How do I get PE9 to recognise an Epson V600 Scanner in WAI Support
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
How do I get PE9 to recognise an Epson V600 Scanner in WAI Support Panel It did show the Epson Perfection 4870 Photo Scanner. This is the window that comes up after clicking on File. Import WIA Suppor
Printing video clips from a 1440 x 1080i timeline.
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
The stills taken from a 1440 x 10180 timeline looks ok in Photoshop but, prints looking thinly distorted. How do you fix Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Re: Printing video clips from a 1440 x 1080i timeline.
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Thanks, Ann, that is simpler. I do not need to that much now because of the Canon 5D mark II square pixels Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Cinestyle Technicolor Effect for CANON 5d MARK II & III
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Has anyone used Cinestyle from Technicolor Canon successfully Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Re: Cinestyle Technicolor Effect for CANON 5d MARK II & III
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Thanks Paulo, Very interesting.A comprhensive report. Thanks Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Incredibly Shaky Pans with Tripod
by Howard Neuthaler 7 years ago
I just shot several pans with my Canon T2i (with Magic Lantern) on a tripod, and I cannot believe the amount of vibration shake that is present in the video. The lens is a Canon 24-70mm f 2.8L. I'm sh
Re: Incredibly Shaky Pans with Tripod
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Ah, well try using the image stabilizer in Premiere Pro CS5.5.2 or CS6 if all else fails. Good luck ! Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Bob Dix 7 years ago
CS5.5.2 and Encore has been working well for 5 months on 1920 x 1080 H.264 mov now will not burn to DVD or blu-ray with 4x3 SD 720 x 576 25 fps sequence , any ideas ?
Bob Dix 7 years ago
This issue is solved, Thanks
Sharpening 5D MK3 footage --- Best way?? When being used along with 5D Mk2 footage also.
by Ricky Gibb 7 years ago
I recently shot an event with my 5D mk3 and am currently converting all to ProRes422. Once it has converted I have an issue to resolve... I understand that 5Dmk3 footage is quite soft and has to be sh
Re: Sharpening 5D MK3 footage --- Best way?? When being used along with 5D Mk2 footage also.
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Some great advice from the others, but, go to Menu in the Canon, it has 7 levels of sharpness + a lot more. , it is all there , check the manual or check with Canon service , it is free. Good luck # C
Canon files problem
by Dan Myers 7 years ago
Hi all, Have a buddy who is having trouble with Canon MOV files. His solution is below but we are looking for a better way. "Something is odd about these .MOV files from canon (my camera is 5D Mark II
Re: Canon files problem
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Hi Dan, I have been Importing Canon 5d Mark II h.264 mov codec clips @ 1920 x 1080p directly into the project window in Sony Vegas Movie Studio Platinum 11 and tested on Pro 11 the same thing ; and th
"Skewing" elements in high speed movement
by Christian Reid 7 years ago
Hi guys, I've captured some footage on a 5D MkII and they got distorted from high speed movement. On one of the scenes, the camera was on a tripod, but the cars passing from side to side of the image
Re: "Skewing" elements in high speed movement
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
That's good, not right all the time, have a win now and then Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
http://www.sony.com.au/product/svz13115gg Re : Notebook Sony Vaio SVZ13115GG : Z Series
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Would this new Sony Vaio SVZ13115GG : Z Series run the Mercury engine in CS5.5.2 or 6 Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Editing on laptops in the field for Sony Vegas 11
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Please advise any recommendations for use of Sony Vegas Export to Blu-ray and HDV mpeg-2 1440 x 1080 on laptops Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Re: Editing on laptops in the field for Sony Vegas 11
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Is there any issue with 8GB Ram, I use 12 GB in the XEON Workstation Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
5D Footage choppy?? What am I doing wrong???
by Paul Gilmore 7 years ago
Alright well I wanted to try out the Cannon 5D and 7D for a wedding. I have the footage on my computer. All the files are .MOV and shot at 24fps and 1080p. I just started editing the footage and all l
Re: 5D Footage choppy?? What am I doing wrong???
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Just as well someone knows what they are talking about ................... Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
Determine Shutter Speed after Ingestion
by Chris Joslin 7 years ago
Hey all - I've got a shooter picking up where another shooter left off. Is there any way to determine the shutter speed of 5D files after they have already been ingested I would ask our first shooter
Re: Determine Shutter Speed after Ingestion
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Wow, it is nice to hear from Moscow. Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
What are your thoughts on the Canon FD lenses? Good or bad?
by Jeff Lester 7 years ago
I am a GH2 owner, and I recently bought a set of 4 Canon FD primes. From what I have seen and read, these lenses look like awesome options especially for the GH2 owner. So basically, if you had a $120
Re: What are your thoughts on the Canon FD lenses? Good or bad?
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Used Canon FD Lens L series 35-70mm but is heavy and now use IS 28-135mm not L for HD video, I cannot tell difference in performance, also f1.2 L but you do not need that with a 5D mark II as the ISO
What could cause this kind of weird problem?
by Matthew Abourezk 7 years ago
Hi all, I am editing a clients project and have run into a disturbing problem. Something happened to some of the footage at a certain point in the taping. Take a look at the enclosed images, one is be
Re: What could cause this kind of weird problem?
by Bob Dix 7 years ago
Never had that occur, check with Canon Service, did you manually focus Freelance Imaging & Video AUSTRALIA
AE cs5.5 color management 5D Mark II issue
by javier gonzalez 8 years ago
Hi and thank you for reading this, I am color correcting a Canon 5D Mark ii short film and i decided to use color management in AE when i noticed that i coudnt export a frame in AE and import it into
Re: AE cs5.5 color management 5D Mark II issue
by Bob Dix 8 years ago
I would not use After Effects, most stills processed in Canon Digital Professional from RAW to jpeg generally need no tweeking in ADOBE'S PHOTOSHOP and in HD video 1920 x 1080p colour very never needs
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