Re: Best video tuts for 3Ds max by Brian Kayfitz 12 years ago Lynda.com is always a good place to start for all of these types of products. You aren't going to learn EVERYTHING about 3DS Max, but they are very good at the fundamentals.
CC page turns (again) but new question by Scott Thomas 12 years ago Having read every post with the subject of page turns I still haven't found the answer I need, so apologies for bringing this up again. I need to peel pages off a calendar (with a ring bound top) in 3
Batch "Save As" Layers in CS2 by Brian Kayfitz 12 years ago Hello, I'm trying to create a simple action that takes each layer and saves it as a different png file. The batch window does not seem to have an option for layers, only files. While I "could" do this
Re: Batch "Save As" Layers in CS2 by ekim wahs 12 years ago Have you tried File Scripts Export Layers To Files Use Jeff Tranberry's adapted script to get png as an option from the script. Get the Layers to PNG script from http: www.tranberry.com photoshop phot
BDN Subtitles for Blu-ray by Brian Kayfitz 12 years ago Hi Guys, I'm in the procress of creating subtitles for a Blu-ray project. Blu-ray (and more specifically, Sonic Scenarist HDMV)use the standardized BDN xml file format to parse subtitles combinded wit
H.264 Codec Messes up the White Balance by Brian Kayfitz 12 years ago Hi Guys, I've been experiementing with the AVC H.264 codec over the last few days and I've noticed that it completely washes out my video. I'm trying to take full HD 1080p footage and reduce it to web
Re: Slow Motion Plug In by Brian Kayfitz 12 years ago If you don't already have Timewarp (It comes with AE7pro) then you can play with Time Remapping + Frame BlendingBrian Kayfitz High Definition Authoring www.infinitehd.com
Better youtube format by lumpynifkin 13 years ago i just uploaded a video to youtube, when on my comp it looks great but when looking at it on youtube it looks much worse. I see other videos on youtube that have much better resolution and quality. Wh
Re: Better youtube format by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago I just talked about this very problem over at the compression forum. You can find the solution covered in detail there. http: forums.creativecow.net readpost 20 857253 Good Luck!Brian Kayfitz High Def
1080p to YouTube settings by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago Hello, I have a couple of 1080p and NTSC ads that I have to put on YouTube. To the best of my knowledge, videos have to be under 100mb before they can be uploaded onto that site. So far, everything th
Re: 1080p to YouTube settings by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago I was placing around with the H.242 AVC encoder in the quicktime tab in both Premiere Pro's Adobe Media Encoder AND After Effect's Render Tab and both times the white balance of the video looked reall
Stand Alone lens flare by Toby Van Kleeck 13 years ago How do I animate a lens flare effect as if it were a stand alone entity as opposed to having to be attached to a layer Thanks in advance to any replies!
Re: Stand Alone lens flare by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago Simple! You can either apply the lens flare to an adjustment layer or a black solid with a blending mode of "add." Then animate away.Brian Kayfitz High Definition Authoring www.infinitehd.com
Warping a Layer around a circle by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago Hi Guys, Is there a way to warp a layer within a circle similar to Text Warp effect I've been experimenting with the Transform Warp Property but the effects that is is producing something that is less
Can Encore access GPRMs? by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago Hi All, I just a have a quick simple question. At my office we recently upgraded all our authoring software to HD and consequently no longer has access to our old SD DVD authoring package (Sonic DVD C
Re: Can Encore access GPRMs? by Neil Wilkes 13 years ago Mylenium "Encore only works within a singular title set and multiple title sets are not really required as they merely represent a means of organizing the data structure." Not quite correct. Encore i
3D Stroke going behind objects by jazzy655 13 years ago I have a scene setup with 3 objects in 3d space. I want to have a 3d stroke swurv in and out between the object. i cannot for the life of me figure this out. I've read things that say i have to sorta
Re: 3D Stroke going behind objects by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago why don't you try to make a pre-comp duplicate of your 3D Objects and then use the pre-comp as a track matte. Only the object you want to go infront of the stroke should go in the precomp.Brian Kayfit
Classroom Training in Canada by Shay Carriere 13 years ago I'm an intermediate user of AE; I'm about 50 50 self taught online and DVD tutorials. I live in Toronto, Canada, and I'm looking to benefit from training with a 'real' person but I'm having a difficul
Re: Classroom Training in Canada by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago This might not be the answer you are looking for (since I'm since I'm currently in the same situation) but you might want to look at some of the post-grad programs offered at Senaca or Humber College.
Render settings for DVD by Marco D. 13 years ago I know there are tons of messages regarding workflow and render settings, but I've read and couldn't find what I am looking for. Please indulge if my question has been answered many times. Here's my w
Re: Render settings for DVD by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago Ideally, if you don't want to use any specific codec. By that I mean, choose something lossless. Every time you render your video out through FCP, AE or any other program using any lossy codec you are
Creating An unfurling scroll by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago Hi Guys, I want to make a piece of paper (more accurately parchment) that unfurls onto the lower thirds of the frame. I want to create something that actually looks like opened, so CC Page Turn won
Re: Creating An unfurling scroll by Brian Kayfitz 13 years ago Thanks, that works quite well actually. Unfortunately, my client decided that he did not want Page Roll, but I guess I keep that technique for some future project.Brian Kayfitz High Definition Authori