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Dan Asselin

Old Geezer sliding back into the business after a long time away. Struggling like the rest of us
Member Since:
June 20th 2004
86 Posts
Location:
Canada
Student looking for advice....
by Grant Wilber 11 years ago
Not really sure where to put a post like this. If there is somewhere better or a better website forum to discuss this let me know. I've always valued the opinion of the people here on CC so I figured
Re: Student looking for advice....
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Can't argue with that Mark. Regards; Dan Dan Asselin Effective Business Video Core 2 Duo 2.6 2 Gig Ram Pretty Well Adobe Everything
Low Pay - AE specialist from TORONTO needed
by patrick pathmanathan 11 years ago
Hi there, I'm looking for a after effects specialist from Toronto, Canada area. Its a simple 2 - 3 minutes small business profile video. Footages, music, and voice over will be provided. I'm expecting
Re: Low Pay - AE specialist from TORONTO needed
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
have a look at effectivebusinessvideo.com under examples Thanks; DanDan Asselin Effective Business Video Core 2 Duo 2.6 2 Gig Ram Pretty Well Adobe Everything
Tremendous Thread Featuring Bob Zelin
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
I know it's a bit off topic but I wanted to alert you to an amazing thread from Bob Zelin. Bob truly cuts right to the heart of every issue and is a great read. http: forums.creativecow.net thread 21
Re: Tremendous Thread Featuring Bob Zelin
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Hi Bob; I totally applaud your attitude and grasp where you are coming from. In my house my kids have grown up hearing me constantly say "If you want to play you've got to pay". Unfortunately the cult
End of the road for low prices?
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
I noted a bit of business news that might be of interest http: www.marketwatch.com news story flash-specialist-spansion-files-chapter story.aspx guid={E1289EAC-670B-44C2-A144-E438E8C70935}&dist=msr_1
Re: End of the road for low prices?
by Brendan Coots 11 years ago
I would also add that memory RAM is a special case in that they have been in well documented, epic price wars etc. for almost a decade now. They've experienced a decline in value that I doubt many oth
follow-up
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Hi; Just a follow-up to a previous post asking for feedback on my new website http: www.effectivebusinessvideo.com index.html I'd like to thank everyone who chipped in and put me in a position to wher
Re: Unfindable
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Thanks Chris; As you have suspected I am, at the present time, aiming at clients with small to mid-size budgets. I know that I don't have the patience for huge life-engrossing projects nor do I want t
An awesome post
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Just thought I should let you guys know of an awesome reply I got to a question on the Business and Marketing forum. I had asked for input on basic agreements and Mark Suszko sent me a huge, and very
Re: An awesome post
by Melissa Garza 11 years ago
Hey Dan, I was reading your posts and I am very interested in getting a copy of what you may have. I'm looking to start my own company and I want to be have something to go off of. Being new to this w
ease and wizz
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Filip I had to write and thank you again for pointing me in the direction of ease and Wizz http: ianhaigh.com easeandwizz The difference in my animations is like night and day from a more lifelike sta
Presentation Blu-ray vs. DVD
by Bryant Joseph 11 years ago
My organization is preparing a presentation of about a dozen films. 5 of which are in High Definition, the rest are in standard definition. We have an HD projector but are not certain the best way to
Re: Presentation Blu-ray vs. DVD
by Rich Rubasch 11 years ago
Hey Sam, Mac or PC On a Mac you could just encode to H264 HD clips ( I would use 720P 1280 x 720 frame size) and drop them all into a Keynote presentation and feed the projector right off the laptop.
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Is there Video format keep the Alpha channel in it?
by almozayaf own 11 years ago
Is there Video format keep the Alpha channel in it
Re: Is there Video format keep the Alpha channel in it?
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Actually Steven means quicktime video. And regardless of what program you use to create your Quicktime file when it comes to generating it any program will give you the opportunity to choose which Cod
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small bounce
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Hi; I hate to ask this question but here goes. For months I have been trying to come up with an easy way to make objects I introduce into a scene be more lifelike. Like when a box falls onto the groun
Re: small bounce
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Thanks Flip the help is greatly appreciated Dan
Photoshop For Video
by Dan Asselin 11 years ago
Hi; As always I am very grateful for the assistance I get from the entire Cow crew. I just thought I should mention that having looked at the "Photoshop for Video" tutorials on lower thirds it is the
Re: Photoshop For Video
by Ronald Lindeboom 11 years ago
Hi Dan, It was likely just a download gotcha due to the fact that at times the podcasts max the pipe and every ounce of throughput is being used to service the audience. (And believe me, it's a HUGE p
saving styles
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
I am using Invigorator Classic and can't seem to be able to save any of the "Styles" I create. Is the ability to save your own styles something I have to upgrade to pro in order to do Thanks Dan
Is it possible to swap VOB, IFO, BUP files from another DVD?
by Craig Hirshberg 15 years ago
Basically, I've made a dvd in Encore, and I burned a separate dvd straight from my NLE to a Samsung DVD recorder of the same two videos. The compression of the Samsung recorder is better, so I'd like
Re: Is it possible to swap VOB, IFO, BUP files from another DVD?
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Hi; awhile ago I was asking members of this forum about taking vob files I had been given and using them in a new project. The answer I got was to just import the vob files directly into encore and th
video
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Just got 2 DVD 5's from my best customer which he wants me to take and turn into 1 DVD 9. Unfortunately the production house he is dealing with sent me DVD's with just Video_TS files on them. How do I
Re: video
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Thanks I'll Give it a shot..........Dan
Using emitter for many objects
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Guys I have been using P.I. for a while and really enjoy it but have been unable to master 1 thing. Like the emitters that use items such as crabs or fish I would like to be able to plug in graphics a
Re: Using emitter for many objects
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Thanks a bunch I'll try it today. Dan
DLT Dilemma
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Well my best client finally told he won't let me author DVD-10 for him any more he wants DVD-9. This, of course means that I have to buy a DLT machine. Does anyone have any suggestions as to a relativ
Newbie question - Adding audio
by Philip Hall 15 years ago
I have a question about Encore and I couldn't find any references to this exact question in the archives. I would like to have audio file play while the menu is being displayed. The file I have is an
Re: Newbie question - Adding audio
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
I read the responses you were getting to your question and I agree that using the pickwhip to associate an audio file with your menu is the most logical way. I would also suggest that when you are con
Audio not playing back in timeline
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
I feel like a real idiot but I can't find the answer. After I capture a clip then move it into the time line I can only hear the audio while scrubbing. I can't just hit the spacebar and have it play f
Re: Audio not playing back in timeline
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
tnx......will do, dan
links in encore
by shanan 15 years ago
I am creating a dvd in encore made up of about 70 avi which need to be linked via buttons, some will be looping and some will stop until the next button is pressed......when I render out the the DVD s
Re: links in encore
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
If you are using buttons to link these avi's then most likely you are rendering them as "motion menus". Encore can only handle a total of 1Gig of motion menus then it will cause an error. As it get cl
Changin speed of a clip with Prem Pro, Problems?
by sammarti 15 years ago
Hi i have noticed that when i slow down a clip with a pan or a zoom in the shot, that the end result doesnt come out 100% clear. I am not using a realtime rendering card, but is there a real differenc
Re: Changin speed of a clip with Prem Pro, Problems?
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
I can't help you with this problem but I have some info for you. If you are going to eventually take this slowed down footage and put it on a dvd beware that this footage will be jumpy (shaky) when pl
scratching my head
by Kevin Herrin 15 years ago
I have been using after effects for a couple of years now and I am alway wanting to learn new stuff. I have been noticing a lot of the new trends in motion graphics, such as VH1 or on Comedy Central p
Re: scratching my head
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
This from an old timer who's trying to make a living using mostly AE. The best learning I have ever done for AE is taking the project that people use as a part of tutorials and reverse engi neering th
Video loops of Fire, flames, and explosions and what not.
by James Hales 15 years ago
So here I am going through the Total Training, and I notice they frequently use videos of explotions and what not. Where can I find these types of things I am not asking for anything with an alpha lay
Re: Video loops of Fire, flames, and explosions and what not.
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Kathlyn check out detonationfilms.com best Dan
Will build but not burn.
by Kurt Schuette 15 years ago
I am having trouble buring my DVD content to my Mad Dog MD-16XDVD9 DVD burner in Adobe Encore. When I go to build and burn the project, it will build everything, but when it says that it is writing fi
Re: Will build but not burn.
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
I'm not sure if this will help but here we go. A couple of months ago I had a problem where Encore would not burn DVD-R. Someone on this forum saved my life by suggesting that I have Encore create a d
Indicator problem
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
I know I should be able to figure this out but I just can't. Nor can I find it in the instructions so I need to ask. When playing audition the indicator line travels across the screen. When I hit the
Re: Indicator problem
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Thanks a lot. I appreciate your help. Dan
error message on check disk
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Does anyone know what the error message "trims chapters adjusted" is. I seem to get it when I re-open healthy projects forcing me to re-enter all of my timelines to get rid of it. Thanks for any help
Re: error message on check disk
by Dan Asselin 15 years ago
Thanks....that makes sense........Dan
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