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Member Since:
April 1st 2004
65 Posts
Location:
Winston-Salem, NC
Desperation Time- corrupt Library
by Cindy Hill 9 months ago
I am in dire straits. I just inherited an editing nightmare job and am doing my best to work around a major problem. The previous editor was working on an earlier version of FCP X (10.3) as well as an
Re: Desperation Time- corrupt Library
by Bill Davis 9 months ago
Hi Cindy, As Jeremy and Joe have indicated, usually updating isn't an issue with X. X has a number of auto backup systems that it runs while operating such that you seldom lose work in progress. Its n
New some advice to eliminate judder on a pan of a panoramic drawing
by Cindy Hill 5 years ago
Hi everyone, I am having a devil of a time with a section of a 30-minute film I am uploading to my Vimeo PRO account. The clip features a long, animated pan on a drawing. No matter what tweaks or vari
Re: New some advice to eliminate judder on a pan of a panoramic drawing
by Cindy Hill 5 years ago
Thank you so much, Ivan, for your advice. I will indeed try your suggestions. I am also working on a backup plan for that portion of the film.
Need some sound mixing advice
by Cindy Hill 5 years ago
Hi all, I am in the weeds of editing a 12-minute promo style piece showcasing the creative work of the grad students and faculty members in The Doc Film Program at Wake Forest University. I have some
Re: Need some sound mixing advice
by Robert Withers 5 years ago
Hmmn. Your video link doesn't work for me. Robert Robert Withers Independent personal avant-garde cinema, New York City
Project sharing advice
by Cindy Hill 6 years ago
Hello everyone, I need some advice on project sharing in FCPX. My graduate students work collaboratively on their thesis films, and we are struggling to find a suitable workflow in X. Assuming that bo
Re: Project sharing advice
by Loren Risker 6 years ago
You can just share the event file and the project file. As long as everyone has the original media replacing the old version of those files with a new version everything will reconnect. A few issues c
Looking for Wordpress template
by Cindy Hill 6 years ago
Good morning, herd members. My colleagues and I at The Documentary Film Program (Wake Forest University) need to migrate our website to a Wordpress system in order to make more timely updates. None of
Re: Looking for Wordpress template
by Mike Spancer 6 years ago
You can take help of WordPress.org for video themes and install anyone theme which you like - most of themes on WordPress.org is free and you can also find some premium themes there. And if you are lo
XDCAM transfer problem with FCP 7
by Cindy Hill 6 years ago
Please forgive the ignorant nature of this question, but I am trying to troubleshoot for some of my graduate students. They have been hired to transcribe and transfer about 20 hours of XDCAM EX footag
Re: XDCAM transfer problem with FCP 7
by Cindy Hill 6 years ago
Oops, correction. In looking at the MOV clips in the capture scratch folder, I noticed that they are listed as XDCAM EX
XDCAM transfer problem with FCP 7
by Cindy Hill 6 years ago
Please forgive the ignorant nature of this question, but I am trying to troubleshoot for some of my graduate students. They have been hired to transcribe and transfer about 20 hours of XDCAM EX footag
Re: XDCAM transfer problem with FCP 7
by Stephen Smith 6 years ago
I think the default in the Log and Transfer windor for XDCAM footage is the "XDCAM EX" codec which is 35mb VBR. I really like the codec. If you bring the clip into FCP and look at it in the Bin you wi
Zoom H4n disabling preview monitor
by Cindy Hill 7 years ago
Hi all, Does anyone know of a method to disable the headphone monitor sound during preview In other words setting up the system so that you only hear the audio played through the headphones during the
Dolby Sound
by Cindy Hill 8 years ago
My colleagues and I are working on a feature-length documentary and are considering mixing in Dolby 5.1. I have two fairly basic questions. What happens to the mix when your film is played in a venue
Re: Dolby Sound
by Jean-Christophe Boulay 8 years ago
The DMU CPU is the Dolby Mastering Unit (or something to that effect). It's the box we use to encode mixes for the analog print masters to go out to theatres. I don't think Dolby promote it at all, si
Audio file drifts out of sync
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
Am working on a 70-minute documentary project and just send the audio to be sweetened (as an OMF). The sound guys, who did a wonderful job, just uploaded the new file (wav) onto their FTP site. I succ
Re: Audio file drifts out of sync
by Jerry Hofmann 9 years ago
Shot in the dark: can your audio person give you back an aif file instead of the wav Jerry Apple Certified Trainer, Producer, Writer, Director Editor, Gun for Hire and other things. I ski. 8-Core 3.0
Saving After Effects CS4 as CS3
by Leen Jaspers 10 years ago
Hello, this might be a stupid question but is it possible to save CS4 project as a CS3 project. Or can i export something that i can open in After Effects CS3 Thanks!! Leen
Re: Saving After Effects CS4 as CS3
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
You are a lifesaver!!! I followed the instructions and presto, like magic, it worked beautifully!
+1
Missing cc page turn in CS4
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
I just downloaded a trial version of CS4 (I own CS3) and evidently I am missing the cc page turn plug-in. I have looked in every conceivable place and cannot find it. Is there a place where I can go t
Re: Missing cc page turn in CS4
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
Alas. I just discovered that cc page turn is not part of the trail package. :-(
sporadic stuttering
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
I am in the midst of editing a documentary and am encountering a really frustrating problem, where a number of my photo moves are stuttering. The interviews look great, no problems. The sequence setti
Re: sporadic stuttering
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
Thanks, John. Yes, my FCP and A E settings are matched at 23.976. I'm wondering if perhaps some of the moves are happening at a rate the processor cannot handle Could this be a lack of persistence of
Moving on photos stutter problem
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
I am working on a documentary and am incorporating Motion to create my photo moves. I have two basic questions. 1) Are there advantages to adding a 3D camera then the Move behavior or is is just as ef
Re: Moving on photos stutter problem
by Cindy Hill 9 years ago
Thanks, Bill. I think I may have rendered some of my previous Motion projects with the wrong timecode base and hence the odd stuttering problem in FCP. Duh!!
Shooting in the desert at dusk and in the evening
by Cindy Hill 10 years ago
Hi folks, I am working on a documentary and will be shooting some sequences at the Wise Observatory in the Negev Desert. I was wondering whether anyone had suggestions on the kinds of filters that mig
Re: Shooting in the desert at dusk and in the evening
by Dave Cox 10 years ago
Did you ever shoot the night scenes How did they turn out
Need expert advice on new camera purchase
by Cindy Hill 12 years ago
Hi folks, I am a member of the Documentary Institute at The University of Florida and thus wear two hats--one as a college professor and the other as a DP editor. Because I am not in a position to do
Re: Need expert advice on new camera purchase
by Tim Kolb 12 years ago
rmherd "I looked up the Sony XDcam info, and it has Y: 13.5 MHz; R-Y B-Y: 6.75 MHz 10 bit (I couldn't find, but I assume it's also linear DCT). Red is the ONLY wavelet camera. Sony appears to be usin
HELP!!!! need advice on how to get timecode from timeline to tape!!!
by Cindy Hill 14 years ago
Greetings, I am desperately trying to get my Final Cut HD timeline timecode to transfer to a DVCPRO 50 tape (AJD93 deck). I am using a Cinewave card with the playback settings adjusted to DVCPRO 50 fi
Re: HELP!!!! need advice on how to get timecode from timeline to tape!!!
by Cindy Hill 14 years ago
Thank you! I will try out your suggestions.
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