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Are there standard, bug-free, reliable versions of Premiere Pro CC?
by Robert Withers 2 months ago
Hi all, I got into Pr Pro unfortunately a little late -- after the window for outright purchase of CS 6 software, which I've always heard of as reliable, predictable, versatile software. So I got stuc
Re: Are there standard, bug-free, reliable versions of Premiere Pro CC?
by Chris Borjis 2 months ago
For me (mac version) I found the original CC (first version) with the last patch they made to be the most reliable build up to that point. Then CC 2014 after that. The least reliable buggy version is
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Projection to cinema theatre
by Kevin Dawson 8 months ago
A local movie theatre is showing my 32 minute video on a cinema screen. However they plan to use a laptop to project the video to the screen. They said to create an mp4 file and that will be sufficien
Re: Projection to cinema theatre
by Chris Borjis 8 months ago
Stuttering usually means the playback device can't decode it fast enough. Were you playing from a memory stick If it was on the laptop drive itself perhaps something there is causing it. Try a short t
LUTS made in Photoshop look different in Premiere
by Annie Warren 9 months ago
I must be doing something wrong!! My adjustment layers on my 'screen grab' look great in Photoshop. BUT when I export my .cube file and apply that same LUT onto the footage it looks terrible. All blac
Re: LUTS made in Photoshop look different in Premiere
by Chris Borjis 9 months ago
I've seen this happen (the blue gradient being affected, if that is the issue) with footage. In the lumetri panel look for the "HDR" box and check it if it's not checked, or uncheck it if it is checke
5.1 playback/output much lower than stereo only sequence
by Michael Dominic 9 months ago
When I create a 5.1 sequence all tracks are played back and exported much lower. I even brought the stereo audio from the other sequence in to a stereo track in the 5.1 sequence and it played back low
Re: 5.1 playback/output much lower than stereo only sequence
by Chris Borjis 9 months ago
Has to do with "surround pan laws." Google that to learn more details. Tough to explain briefly. If you want something to export at the same level as the source, bump all the surround channels (in the
Sharpest Broadcast Render
by Jay Francis 9 months ago
I produce television commercials for a large company, and frequently see my own ads on the air. We advertise on a large number of stations in three states, and I follow the specs the different station
Re: Sharpest Broadcast Render
by Chris Borjis 9 months ago
If the file being sent is sharp, but not airing sharp then it has to be something on their end. The only time I noticed a softer picture is when I send HD spots that air on SD sub channels.
Way to import block text into Premiere Pro captioning?
by Dale Holman Wallace 1 year ago
Hi there, I've got a transcript of a film in Microsoft Word that I'm looking to use to create subtitles for the film inside Premiere Pro. Is there a way I can import the entirety of the text into the
Re: Way to import block text into Premiere Pro captioning?
by Chris Borjis 1 year ago
My go to way of doing this for long form projects is to submit the text file and sound and pay to have it captioned....way quicker and not very expensive. I also pay the extra for the result review fo
Why do surround exports get lowered by -3 db?
by Chris Borjis 2 years ago
Running CC 2017.3 (MAC) but I found it happens on 2015 as well. Exporting a quicktime with embedded 5.1 surround stems. The panning and channel assignments are all correct. The mixers are all at zero
Re: Why do surround exports get lowered by -3 db?
by Chris Borjis 2 years ago
Chris Wright "you have to manually change the audio mixer yourself" Not quite sure I follow...can you elaborate I know I have to manually set things like panning and channel assignments, but the chan
How do I show gridlines for FLAT format (1998x1080?)
by Karl Gadd 2 years ago
Hi! I am trying to adjust a clip for digital cinema and thus need to make sure nothing vital is lost due to the upscaling the cinema is going to do to the clip that is natively in full HD format (16:9
Re: How do I show gridlines for FLAT format (1998x1080?)
by Chris Borjis 2 years ago
as someone who has done MANY DCP's I can say none of my clients want their content zoomed. slight pillarbox on the sides is the way to go.
How to adjust starting times of animated Xref objects?
by Ryan Ocampo 3 years ago
Let's say I made a character clapping his hands. I want to import it as an xref in another scene and clone it multiple times. Is there a way I can adjust the starting time of each cloned xref object s
Re: How to adjust starting times of animated Xref objects?
by Chris Borjis 3 years ago
Tricky one. What I would do is save multiple .max files of the same scene, with different timed clapping, then xref those in.
MKV into Encore for Blu-ray authoring
by Peter Boucher 4 years ago
Hey guys. First post, I hope you can help. I ripped some Blu-rays with MakeMKV (because it was the simplest & quickest way to do it) but now I would like to put them back on a custom disc. I know ther
Re: MKV into Encore for Blu-ray authoring
by Chris Borjis 4 years ago
If these are truly mkv made directly from a BD disc, all you need do is demux the video and audio. then import those into encore with transcoding turned off. again it only works if it's an mkv directl
OS X 10.9.0 Installer?
by Chris Conlee 4 years ago
Hello All, Well worn path here, I'm sure, and sorry to be asking it again. Does anybody have a download link for Mavericks 10.9.0 I might also do 10.10.0 if somebody can confirm that FCP 7 will work o
Re: OS X 10.9.0 Installer?
by Chris Borjis 4 years ago
I usually don't change drivers unless there is a problem. The 10.x blackmagic driver I'm running now works with fcp7 and color in os x 10.10.4
4gb fibre channel card & Yosemite
by Chris Borjis 4 years ago
I have an ATTO Celerity 4gb fibre channel card. When I upgraded to Yosemite my raid array won't come up. ATTO has discontinued support for this card as of mountain lion. Anyone out there running Yosem
What do you do when your BD-R.iso builds differently from what you have on the simulator?
by Duane Conder 5 years ago
I'm about to kick this Encore CS6 BD-R making machine out the window. The simulator plays the menu & functions like i want... I build the image & burn the disk and I get a menu that STARTS at the loop
Re: What do you do when your BD-R.iso builds differently from what you have on the simulator?
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
Duane Conder "Having Encore use it's Menu Color Set will pretty much screw your menu colors (although they will look right in Preview). Set Encore's menu colors all to 0 and use your own colors in yo
Still no PsF output with Mercury Transmit and DeckLink
by Daniel Christie 5 years ago
The latest drivers support scaled out put, which is a start, but there is still no support for PsF output. This is ridiculous as a lot of monitors and TVs won't read a 1080P signal. Why does DeckLink
Re: Still no PsF output with Mercury Transmit and DeckLink
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
I know right This worked in final cut pro 7 didn't Where you could set it up to output a 23.976 sequence as 29.97 so you could at least see the image on your broadcast monitor. my current work around
Forced Obsolesence - VERY Unhappy
by Mike Jackson 5 years ago
So I've been a very happy Decklink owner, several models, for almost a decade. But I'm now VERY unhappy. Correct me if I'm wrong, but it seems the only way to get proper video out in Premiere and Afte
Re: Forced Obsolesence - VERY Unhappy
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
which driver version breaks fcp 7
Encore support and upgrade no more
by Chuck Bolland 5 years ago
So I've read the announcement from Adobe, so what is behind the eventual elimination of Encore And, is there something coming soon to replace it Maybe a better question at this time: What would anyone
Re: Encore support and upgrade no more
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
Chuck Bolland " so what is behind the eventual elimination of Encore " A streaming company named Rovio purchased Sonic Solutions, who had licensed their disc authoring technology to Adobe. Adobe didn
Proper way to capture 29.97 HD to 23.98p or 24P with Kona 3G
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
long story short, I need to play out from a black magic decklink as HD 1080i 29.97, then capture that in another room to a Kona 3g as 1080P 23.98 or 24. (over hd-sdi) is that even do-able I keep getti
Re: Proper way to capture 29.97 HD to 23.98p or 24P with Kona 3G
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
update: Thought it was good but the Kona3G doesn't do reverse pull-down, so it had to be ran through a Teranex.
AE CC 2014 no BMD monitor output
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
No external audio or video preview with MAC AE CC 2014 through my black magic hardware running 9.7.7 BMD driver. If I run AE CC, it works just fine using the same mercury transmit settings enabled.
Re: SOLVED Re: AE CC 2014 no BMD monitor output
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
my pleasure! thanks for all the hard work with CC 2014, the people editing RED footage really love it especially.
Adobe CC 2014 and Multibridge devices
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
I noticed the new premiere cc 2014 worked fine with my multibridge extreme, however After Effects CC 2014 would not output video to my broadcast monitor. (After Effects CC still worked) The latest BMD
Re: Adobe CC 2014 and Multibridge devices
by Edin Gacic 5 years ago
I have Multibridge Extreme and I can not make it work with Premiere CC 2014 only with RED software. When i log into OS X it tells me i need to upgrade the firmware but it fails Maybe servers changed H
AME Rendering from AE in CC 2014
by Dave Hiebert 5 years ago
So, I upgraded to After Effects CC 2014 yesterday. Apparently, they have now chosen to remove the option to render H.264 directly from AE. You must render through AME, which, in my experience, takes a
Re: AME Rendering from AE in CC 2014
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
you should be able to rename the .mov to .mp4 without any trouble down the line.
unwanted compression artifacts
by Keith Betts 5 years ago
I shoot dance recitals where the school has placed lines of tape on the stage floor for dancer placement. Great for them and bad for me! Although it doesn't appear in raw footage or exported ProRes Ma
Re: unwanted compression artifacts
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
Keith Betts "How can I be assured my Adobe Encore authoring program is not re-compressing my video files " when you start the disc build process, it will immediately begin building it instead of the
Hardware Acceleration for H264 Compression and Conversion
by Elliot M. Smith 5 years ago
Hi, I have a job where I have to do a lot of h264 conversions. Some of it's compressing to h264 for YouTube and similar sites, other times it's ripping BluRays then converting them to ProRes for proje
Re: Hardware Acceleration for H264 Compression and Conversion
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
I don't think mpeg stream clip is multi threaded so it won't be using all your cores. Adobe Media Encoder and Apple Compressor do though.
Will a genius step up to the plate?
by Craig Johnson 5 years ago
I'll be as detailed as possible. 1 movie. Part 1 and Part 2. Both about 80 minutes. A major mixed bag of different formats transcoded to ProRes 422 in FCP7. I typically send the sequence from FCP righ
Re: Will a genius step up to the plate?
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
Here's 2 VERY important questions: 1. are all the blu-ray players running the latest firmware 2. Most importantly, have you tried different brands of burnable BD-R Some brands just don't play well (ex
Encore's BluRay maximum video data rate?
by John Pilgrim 5 years ago
Hi all, Can anyone point me to official Adobe documentation of the maximum video data rate enforced by Encore when importing BluRay assets compressed in other apps Of special interest would be specs f
Re: Encore's BluRay maximum video data rate?
by Chris Borjis 5 years ago
It should be within the help file. My recollection is that it adheres to industry standard of a 40mbps maximum (video+audio) bit rate for blu-ray.
Encore CS 5.1 & CS6 in Mavericks (working fix)
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
To Get CS 5.1 working in Mavericks http: forums.adobe.com message 6202462#6202462 To get CS 6 working in Mavericks. http: forums.adobe.com message 6109315#6109315 With all the posts going on out there
Re: Encore CS 5.1 & CS6 in Mavericks (working fix)
by Scott Stubblefield 5 years ago
Yeah, I tried that "fix" for CS6 the other day. It didn't work.
Encore CS 5.1 Not opening in OS X Mavericks?
by Adam Berch 6 years ago
Hi, I just upgraded up OS X Mavericks and all of my Adobe software (Photoshop, After Effects and Premiere) open and work fine. When I open Encore CS 5.1, it freezes with the Beach Ball. Is there anyth
Re: Encore CS 5.1 Not opening in OS X Mavericks?
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
others have seen this as well. Encore CS 5.x and below appears to be incompatible with Mavericks unfortunately. CS 6 Might work, but no word if anyone tried it.
Encore and Final Cut Pro X
by Brian Thomas 6 years ago
I ve been using Encore for the last three years and I like it s flexibility etc. I was using Premiere Pro but now I m switching to FCPX however having invested lots of time in learning Encore I d like
Re: Encore and Final Cut Pro X
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
I don't believe so. the only way chapter import worked before was a dynamic link to a premiere timeline with chapter markers. It's kinda bogus that Encore doesn't have at least a text file import opti
Buttons that expand into submenus Encore CS5...?
by Peter Bradley 6 years ago
Okay, here's the set-up. A BluRay authoring job dropped in my lap and the client would like a single motion menu (video loop as the background -easy enough), a row of buttons at the bottom that, when
Re: Buttons that expand into submenus Encore CS5...?
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
You can do this with pop-up menus, but it will not be animated. Animated menus only work with BD-J (java) authoring. DoStudio could do that. Encore is a BDMV mode blu-ray app only. If they can settle
Burnt Kona card
by Brad Bussé 6 years ago
This is one of the cards that I found when I started up with my current company, so I don't know the history on it, but has anyone had this happen to their Kona card It's an LHi:
Re: Burnt Kona card
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
heh awesome. you might be able to get that rma replaced with aja.
Unbelievable - AME CC cannot encode DV 23.98 same as CS6
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
Hey Adobe, please fix your broken preset for AME CC. It refuses to encode DV .mov files at 23.98 It ALWAYS encodes them to 29.97 even when a DV 24p preset is selected.
Re: Unbelievable - AME CC cannot encode DV 23.98 same as CS6
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
sure, where do I send it to
FS: Black Magic Decklink Studio PRICE REDUCED
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
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FS: Black Magic Decklink Studio
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
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snow leopard 10.6.8 upgraded to Mountain Lion 10.8.3 successful
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
Just an fyi, I did a full back with carbon copy cloner to another bootable drive in case. Then I just install upgraded my existing snow leopard install with mountain lion. Went smooth as can be. No ra
Re: snow leopard 10.6.8 upgraded to Mountain Lion 10.8.3 successful
by Paul Neumann 6 years ago
Just this morning we took an old iMac from something before Snow Leopard (not sure what) to Mountain Lion. Had to upgrade it to Snow Leopard, then completely upgrade Snow Leopard to the very last vers
Neumann Type M 147 Tube Mic
by Chris Borjis 6 years ago
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Pull-down
by Jonnie Lewis 7 years ago
Just trying to get my head around frame rates. Say I shoot video at 23.976 frames per second and want to deliver it in 29.97 - is it necessary for me to transcode all the video clips before editing Or
Re: Pull-down
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
That might work. What I know does definitely work and I've done it lots of times is to make a new 29.97 sequence (sequences cannot be changed once made) go back to the 23.976 sequence, select all, cop
Encode to DV 24P = 29.97 Fix??
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
I often convert to DV .mov files so our protools engineer can work with picture. Since CS 6 and all updates there, adobe media encoder is not encoding in 23.976 to DV .mov It always converts it to 29.
superblack pluge crushed on SD Analog out
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
I've been trying to solve this odd issue. when I bring up SD BARS in final cut the super black (left most) part of the pluge is crushed and looks the same as the middle pluge (lower right of bars) on
Re: superblack pluge crushed on SD Analog out
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
upon further testing, if I put the SD Bars in a timeline, then add a 3-way color corrector and add a value of 7 to the black levels, the bars then show the super black pluge. This doesn't solve the pr
Media Encoder is not properly encoding 24 frame video
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
Adobe Media Encoder 6.01 improperly encodes 24 frame DV files. I just updated to 6.02 same problem. drop a 23.98 file in and use the DV NTSC 24 preset to make a .mov file It will be 29.97
Premiere seems to be swimming into deeper waters now...
by Derek Andonian 7 years ago
I couldn't help noticing that the use of Premiere Pro for more serious projects seems to be on the rise lately. Not too long ago Walter Biscardi talked about a (mostly) positive experience using it to
Re: Premiere seems to be swimming into deeper waters now...
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
I've relied on Premiere since the start of this year (previously fcp for years) for every new project. Client supervised and not. Sure there have been a few hickups, but the experience has been good a
resolving that couple of frames audio delay in CS 6
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
The Issue: Load a project in Premiere CS 6. play the timeline. External monitoring is a few frames off. stop playback. re-start playback. External monitoring is spot on accurate. Is there anything tha
Re: resolving that couple of frames audio delay in CS 6
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
I think its a mercury transmit adobe issue. the aja cards seem to have it as well for some folks.
Latest update breaks broadcast limiter
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
fyi, the broadcast limiter doesn't do anything after installing the update that came out yesterday. I let adobe know and their looking into it.
WHAT is actually going on with Decklink/Premiere??
by Dan Turner 7 years ago
I've posted numerous times in both forums about different issues, been on the phone with BMD support, and email, and STILL over a year later do not have a workable system for these 2 products. Previou
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Re: WHAT is actually going on with Decklink/Premiere??
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
I've always had the audio issues as well. I have an older multibridge-extreme in a mac(thanks for still supporting that driver bmd) and now also a decklink studio in another mac. The only issue I have
re-install 10.6.8 combo update
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
Is there any way to trick os x into re-intalling a combo update I've tried to do it, but it always gives an error when it begins installation. Likely due to it already being installed. There are some
Re: re-install 10.6.8 combo update
by Chuck Reti 7 years ago
Try this. go to Library Receipts folder look for "MacOSXUpdateCombo10.x.x.pkg" or whatever corresponds to last update you downloaded. move it out of that folder, close the folder. Try running the comb
Off Topic... New Mac Pro's coming...
by Jonathon Lee 7 years ago
Looks like Apple is finally updating the Mac Pro line.... will be interesting to see what they did with the PCI bus and if they will also add Thunderbolt.
Re: Off Topic... New Mac Pro's coming...
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
Thanks goodness. here's the part numbers. MD770LL A K5BPLUS,BETTER, BTR-USA MD771LL A K5BPLUS,BEST,BTR-USA MD772LL A K5BPLUS,ULTIMATE,BTR-USA
AJA Kona Drivers for CS6?
by Kevin Hedin 7 years ago
CS6 is out and I just ordered the upgrade, now I'm wondering how long before AJA drops the new drivers on us. Any indication MacPro OSX 10.7.2 Kona 3 Adobe CS5.5 Kevin Hedin Digital One, Inc. Anchorag
Re: AJA Kona Drivers for CS6?
by Chris Borjis 7 years ago
Bob Zelin "AJA is the ONLY company that continues to write drivers as long as possible, and gives you unlimited warantee, as long as possible, long after the published warantee date. Does anyone else
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