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Dana Strom

Member Since:
August 30th 2008
35 Posts
Hold "K" while pressing "K" and "L" to trim
by Dana Strom 1 year ago
Having a strange issue that's seemed to pop up out of nowhere in the last week or so. USUALLY while holding the K key while pressing L advances the playhead or trim tool forward slowly by one frame at
Problem with Fibre Client
by robert jax 8 years ago
We upgraded to client machine to 10.7 and now the Facilis drives wont mount on the desktop. 2006 Mac Pro Fibre Atto FC-81EN Config tool 3.38 Atto Driver - 2.0 (We've tried them all) OSX 10.7.2 The Mac
Re: Problem with Fibre Client
by Dana Strom 7 years ago
Having the same problems almost exactly as you describe, except on a 2007 model (MacPro2,1) which apparently isn't a native 64bit machine either.... Is there a solution to this
FCP Freezes For Network Activity?
by Dana Strom 8 years ago
At home I run FCP on a macbook pro which I have set to backup via Time Machine to a drive on my network. I noticed that upon each backup, I would get a spinning beach ball in Final Cut - it would alwa
Re: FCP Freezes For Network Activity?
by Dana Strom 8 years ago
It's been a while but this issue is still persistent. I've just been manually syncing my Time Machine backup at home, but this same behavior is persistent with any local network activity at my work. W
How Do I Undo Reverse Telecine?
by Dana Strom 8 years ago
Well, this is stupid!! I've been trying to remove a pulldown from a clip in cinema tools to no avail. Thinking that it might be something other then a 3:2, I thought Final Cut might be able to "detect
Stuttering/Flashing/FCP Crash - AJA Kona3
by Dana Strom 8 years ago
I haven't been able to find any solutions to this issue anywhere. Here is my previous thread on LAFCPUG about this, still unresolved; http: www.lafcpug.org phorum read.php 1,259677 and here's a short
Re: Stuttering/Flashing/FCP Crash - AJA Kona3
by Dana Strom 8 years ago
Thanks! We will do that, however this morning I removed the Kona 3 card and used the AJA Uninstaller utility. This afternoon we ran into the same problem again, backing up my gut feeling that this is
Media goes unrendered (red) upon switching window layouts?
by Dana Strom 8 years ago
I've just run into an issue where media in my timeline which plays natively (light green "FULL" render bar) without problems in my sequence goes to unrendered upon switching window layouts ! ! ! FCP7
Re: Media goes unrendered (red) upon switching window layouts?
by jon smitherton 8 years ago
Noticed this the other week in 7.0.3... Just turn the timeline from realtime to safe and back again...and don't use duplicated sequences - copy and paste instead. Must be a bug. Jon
Reconnecting Media Bug??
by Todd Sandler 10 years ago
Hi Everyone: After importing an XML file into FCP, everything media file to be reconnected. That is fine. However, all the clips need to be reconnected individually because when the reconnect media bu
Re: Reconnecting Media Bug??
by Dana Strom 8 years ago
Hi Just wanted to offer that I've just solved this mystery for myself. Not sure how to explain other then tell you my story; Working on a large show across multiple edit systems. I had duplicated the
Blu Ray Frame Rate
by Robert Mosner 9 years ago
I've never sent my output to Blu Ray disc. From what I've read 24p is the recommended format for Blu ray. I'll be shooting a friends wedding in a few weeks and don't want to screw things up. Any sugge
Re: Blu Ray Frame Rate
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
If you are shooting in 24p, make a 24p Blu-Ray. Otherwise just export at your current frame rate. Best to keep the frame rate native to what you've shot to avoid frame-rate conversion problems.
PDW-F70 and PDW-700
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
I have discs coming in from a PDW-700 camera and so far, the deck is reporting: "FORMAT NOT SUPPORTED. RECORDING AND PLAYBACK IS NOT POSSIBLE." The discs are standard RE 23GB 2.4x - All 1080p 30 (29.9
Re: PDW-F70 and PDW-700
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
Got a PDW-U1 in and it worked great! Thanks so much for your help! Even the camera operators and rental house were stumped and ultimately just suggested the PDW-U1 anyway. I can't imagine we were ALL
FCP Crashes with AJA Video Ouput Plug-In error
by walter biscardi 10 years ago
Been getting more and more of these crashes over the last month and updating to the 7.1 AJA driver did not fix this. FCP simply quits by disappearing off the desktop with an error message that the cra
Re: FCP Crashes with AJA Video Ouput Plug-In error
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
We've been experiencing some strange behavior on our system; we're having a terrible playback issue that seems to coincide mostly with "green bars" unrendered preview segments. Here's an example of th
Nattress filters and Out of Memory
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
FCP 7 running on a 12 core Mac Pro 8GB ram More and more I'm running into Out of Memory errors when trying to render. We're working in a 1080p30 ProRes 422 HQ environment, clips are from various sourc
Re: Nattress filters and Out of Memory
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
Thanks for the response! Nothing over 4k. Everything is 1080 at the highest. I've removed all CMYK stills, jpegs and non-optomized video and audio... you know, the usual suspects... but we're finding
Importing 5D into Final Cut incorrect durations
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
Hello, I'm in the process of importing a bunch of HD footage from the 5D camera into Final Cut Pro using the Log and Transfer interface with the 5D plugin. For the most part, footage is coming in fine
Re: Importing 5D into Final Cut incorrect durations
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
Well we're keeping our eye on it. It may be superstition but the issue really seems to coincide with weather we're continuing to use Final Cut while importing... If I leave the system alone for the tr
Panisonic P2 Imports sped up, out of sync??
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
Hi, I've just finished importing 2 days of Panisonic P2 footage shot with the HPX500 We're shooting 720p 29.97 and while I've handled this format many times, I've never run into this issue... The foot
Re: Panisonic P2 Imports sped up, out of sync??
by Dana Strom 9 years ago
EDIT: I'm very familiar with the P2 DVCProHD, Varicam formats- but not so much the cameras... are there any camera operators that are willing to just explain the settings they have to go through to ac
23.98 Conform to 60p (59.94) Questions
by Dana Strom 11 years ago
Hello, everybody! I am currently setting up to deliver a 50 min show shot 24p (23.98) Varicam, outputting to a D-5 at 720p 59.94 Drop Frame Timecode. the entire show was cut in a 720p 23.98 DVCProHD s
Re: 23.98 Conform to 60p (59.94) Questions
by Emre Tufekci S.O.A. 11 years ago
We have been shooting a lot of 720P 23.976 material and integrating them into SD and HD timelines at 60i or 60P inside FCP with no problems. The cross conversion pull down is very clean. We just set t
23.98 Varicam conform to 60p Questions
by Dana Strom 11 years ago
Hello, everybody! I am currently setting up to deliver a 50 min show shot 24p (23.98) Varicam, outputting to a D-5 at 720p 59.94 Drop Frame Timecode. the entire show was cut in a 720p 23.98 DVCProHD s
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