"error -1" when exporting file?! by Larry Wheeler 6 years ago I have seen this on two different machines, both running 10.0.8 FCP X. With two different projects. When I go to create a file from an edited project, it will error out saying "The share operation Mas
Re: "error -1" when exporting file?! by Brad Jordan 6 years ago Thanks for the solution. Man, I thought my FCP system was heading South. I guess all of the changes, rendering, more changes, rendering, etc causes this. Deleted all the render files as noted after I
Motion 5 Export Bug? by Brad Jordan 8 years ago Was working on a short Motion 5 project, 25 seconds with a stereo audio track (48mhz, 16 bit). I added a Fade In Fade Out audio behavior to the audio track. Fades in and fades out perfectly while play
FCP X Training by Nick Toth 8 years ago I spent some time this past week with Ripple Training for FCP X. It was the well worth it. After seeing examples of the magnetic timeline being used properly and how many of the less obvious functions
Re: FCP X Training by Mark Dobson 8 years ago Yes, don't forget Izzy, or Larry or Michael Wohl. As mentioned each have their own take on it. So I tell myself that there's no excuse for not getting up to speed really quickly. I've found this forum
An Open Letter Apology - FCP X Fourm by Greg Burke 8 years ago Greetings All, I would like to take this time and write a letter of Apology to all Cow Members in this forum. I was recently contact by a colleague and told me my attitude in the forums was unacceptab
Re: An Open Letter Apology - FCP X Fourm by daniel leeb 8 years ago I think quite frankly the only open letter apology needs to come from Steve Jobs. This makes the Newton or Mobile Me failures look like raving successes. Apple screwed up here, and i think we all are
Fade titles in and out by Simon Ubsdell 8 years ago Here's my plan for having control of the title fades. In the text menu find the Custom preset and Control Click it to Send to Motion. In Motion delete the sequencing layers. But add a Fade in Fade out
Re: Fade titles in and out by Josh Gross 8 years ago In the title clip on your timeline there are two arrows on the left hand side, click the arrows and select "show video animation," within that you'll see all your keyframe elements, you can just keyfr
Advanced Time Remapping BLOWS! by Fabiana Cruz 8 years ago Hi! Is it just me or is the new Time Remapping function somewhat useless I make videos where I usually edit to music and often use time remapping along with markers. For one, you can't add markers in
Chicken Little by Greg Fulcher 8 years ago Like most of you, I've eagerly anticipated the arrival of a major update to Final Cut Studio, an application I've been using since version 2.0. I have followed the various rumor sites and topics here
Re: Chicken Little by Greg Fulcher 8 years ago Jamie, what am i trying to accomplish Have you not spent any time reading through the threads People are out of their minds over this, and you're right that it's not worth arguing about - so why all t
Re: A transition effect to a title! by Brad Jordan 8 years ago If you make the text object a compound clip, than it acts as a typical video clip and you can add transitions to each end. But it looks like you can do a lot in the text object's inspector tab.
Animation Much the same as in FCP by Lance Moody 8 years ago Looks like you still can't get a good start stop ease on a simple zoom. Seeing a zoom done with a clunky linear start stop in any version of FCP was always a sure sign that the editor was a doofus and
Re: Animation Much the same as in FCP by Brad Jordan 8 years ago Only certain "Motion" attributes have the ability to adjust keyframe curves. Scale, Position, Anchor, etc aren't ones that do. Bummer. I always used Motion for my animation before so I can't remember
How do you rename an event? by Alex Baird 8 years ago How do you rename an existing event in FCPX I have tried double clicking on the event to get a edit name cursor with no success. Thanks, -Alex-
Re: How do you rename an event? by Brad Jordan 8 years ago Click once to select the Event and then click once over the name. It will enable the name edit. If you change it, it immediately changes the event folder name in Finder. I checked it. Looks like it ke
2nd Display by Sean Davison 8 years ago Can anyone work out how to get this to work on a 2 display set up I have 2 lovely dells feeding my Grade 1 but I cant rip off any of the tabs to create a 2 display set up. My first impressions are I w
Re: 2nd Display by Brad Jordan 8 years ago Under the Window menu, there are choices that say "Show Events on Second Display" and "Show Viewer on Second Display". Seems a bit limiting, but does the job for now.
Is 3D in Motion enough to produce this by Brad Jordan 10 years ago The motion menus at this link were created with After Effects. I'm still learning design techniques of both. Is Apple Motion capable of duplicating something like this Most specifically the 3D I actua
Learning Motion. Options? by Nick Smith 10 years ago Hey folks, first time poster here. :) I love the look of Apple Motion, and the templates so far have been fantastic as a start for some of my projects, but I'd really love to learn the program from th
Re: Learning Motion. Options? by Brad Jordan 10 years ago MacProVideo tutorials. They cost money, but I believe the time saved is worth it. Free It's tough to find "free" unless you are looking for inspiration which is usually what I do before creating a pro
Mac Trial Version of Encore? Where to find? by Brad Jordan 12 years ago I always like to have different tools available to me and was interested in checking out Encore for Intel Mac to compare to DVD Studio Pro 4. Now, I know it's not available on it's own and only as par
Capture Duration Wierdness by Brad Jordan 12 years ago I've searched all through the forums and cannot find any other indication of this happening or if I should consider it normal or if it's a bug in FCP 6 Logging and capturing DV Anamorphic using Firewi
Samson Micro 32 by Ryan Santos 12 years ago Anybody there who had experienced using a Samson UHF Micro 32 Someone's selling me a 3 year old Samson.
Re: Samson Micro 32 by Brad Jordan 12 years ago I use it as my main wireless mic for weddings. You can use various incarnations of AT branded mics. I also think there is a Sony for the interface. Mine has been flawless. I've never dropped audio. I'
Tape Management For Weddings by Beau Brotherton 12 years ago Hello anyone and everyone. I am about to shoot my first wedding this Saturday and could use some advise. I am shoot on a HVX200, I am only shooting MiniDV (I will have just bought the camera on Thursd
Re: Tape Management For Weddings by Brad Jordan 12 years ago Mark, Sorry for the misunderstanding. I started using Canon for HDV recently after using Sony for nearly 7 years and quickly forgot that you can have the battery installed and AC simultaneously. Not s
FCP Cross-Grade turn-around time by Max Frank 13 years ago Hi, Can anyone give me any real-world indications of how fast they turn around the FCP cross-grades. Say, if they got my DVD's this week, how long till I'd get the replacements Thanks, Wayne
Re: FCP Cross-Grade turn-around time by Brad Jordan 13 years ago 10 days from shipping them to the Cross Grade address in IN. As a precaution, I backed up my install disks. Took some time, but well worth the insurance. Hope that helps.
backing up FCP STudio DVDs by Scott Hayes 14 years ago is there a sucessful way to do this in toast I am getting ready to send them off to get the crossgrade, but I am worried about some of my plugins NOT working in 5.1 on the G5. I would like to back the
Re: backing up FCP STudio DVDs by Brad Jordan 14 years ago Scott, You can back them up, but you'll need to do it on a dual layer disk for DVDSP and Motion as both of these install disks are nearly 7GB large. I backed mine up that way using Dragon Burn and the