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Dennis Radeke

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I really must be doing something wrong.
by Michael W. Towe 3 days ago
Hey Folks, So I am at my wits end with Premier and I am not sure what else to do. Here's the situation... I have a project that is a 26 minute broadcast show that was started on a PC version of PP. It
Re: I really must be doing something wrong.
by Dennis Radeke 12 hours ago
Make sure your media cache is on a local drive and be sure to clear clean your media cache first. This will cause a rebuild possibly of the media cache initially, but in order to troubleshoot this isn
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Premiere Pro CC 2014 keeps crashing on iMac
by Daniel Arena 3 days ago
Hello, I work for a small post house. We have 3 iMacs that run Premiere Pro CC 2014 and connected to a Terrablock via lighting fiber breakout box. Every time the editor is using Premiere, the mac os w
Re: Premiere Pro CC 2014 keeps crashing on iMac
by Dennis Radeke 12 hours ago
Some suggestions: 1 - make sure you're on the latest Premiere Pro (8.2) 2 - turn off GPU temporarily and see if that helps 3 - clear clean your media cache (preferences) 4 - trash your preferences - t
Trashing your prefs
by Lee Warner 3 days ago
It seems that "trashing your prefs" is near the top of the troubleshooting list for Premiere. What do I lose when I trash my prefs Keyboard shortcuts, workspaces, etc. Please list. Lee Lee SAMDOG Digi
Re: Trashing your prefs
by Dennis Radeke 12 hours ago
Old Blog link that still is applicable: trashing prefs
FCPX Prores 1080p vs H.264 1080p for DSLR Film Grain, which one to buy
by Messab Rakadle 2 days ago
Hey Guys, I'm looking into buying film grain to add to my 5d Mark ii footage for that filmicishly effect, however, they sell three kinds, h.264 1080p, FCPX Prores 1080p and 2k. They are all the same c
Re: FCPX Prores 1080p vs H.264 1080p for DSLR Film Grain, which one to buy
by Dennis Radeke 12 hours ago
To speak to the codec, certainly ProRes will give you more quality (bits), technically than H.264. If you're looking to do film effects, have you ever considered building a grade in Speedgrade and the
Premiere Pro CC 2014 - Program Monitor / Source Monitor glitching out
by Nick Ha 15 hours ago
On some projects and after a certain amount of time, my Program Monitor and Source Monitor start glitching out for weird reasons. Anyone know the cause http: puu.sh hAT73 b5c73c7ff2.png I've had this
Re: Premiere Pro CC 2014 - Program Monitor / Source Monitor glitching out
by Dennis Radeke 13 hours ago
Couple of things to try Make sure you have a current or semi-current NVIDIA driver and not the WHQL driver of Windows 10. Clear your media cache (preferences) and trash your preferences (hold down shi
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Adobe crashes when using external plugins
by kelly armstrong 4 days ago
Hi there, I've been editing with Premiere for a couple of years now and I'm consistently using external plugins in my edits. Whenever I use plugins (usually 6 or 7 at a time) Premiere almost always cr
Re: Adobe crashes when using external plugins
by Dennis Radeke 3 days ago
I have the same laptop and you can't upgrade RAM above 16GB - too bad! I would launch FX Factory and look for an update. They update their applications often. Restart and see how it goes. If you're st
A couple of oddities I can't seem to solve
by steve goldberg 4 days ago
I've been able to work around these strange issues, but I'd love to understand what is happening here and how to fix it. 1. When I switch workspaces, from Editing to Color Correction and back, the seq
Re: A couple of oddities I can't seem to solve
by Dennis Radeke 4 days ago
1 - could be a bug. switch to color correction view, switch to correct sequence, save project, close Premiere Pro, reopen. Is it still displaying the wrong sequence If so, file a bug. 2 - clear your c
Odd test card graphic image appearing
by David Honan 4 days ago
http: i216.photobucket.com albums cc53 zymurgy_bucket Screen%20Shot%202015-05-01%20at%2010.47.30_zps21j88igo.png Morning from York UK ;-) The above link illustrates my problem but here goes... After I
Re: Odd test card graphic image appearing
by Dennis Radeke 4 days ago
Clear your media cache and restart. Should take care of it. Dennis - Adobe guy
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two question concerning multicam in Premiere
by alessandro sambini 7 days ago
hi everyone, I am new to multicam. I have 6 cameras, 6 movies h264.It is a sort of TV show that I have recorded two days ago and I am wondering: should I convert the footage into prores of some sort S
Re: two question concerning multicam in Premiere
by Dennis Radeke 7 days ago
First, absolutely get an external drive or raid array that will provide better disk throughput. You're putting the OS, Premiere Pro and media all through the single hard drive - that's a recipe for pr
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Adobe bids for The Foundry
by Santiago Martí 1 week ago
http: www.telegraph.co.uk finance newsbysector banksandfinance privateequity 11562472 Adobe-eyes-200m-bid-for-British-visual-effects-firm-The-Foundry.html Well, that's it. Santiago Mart www.robotrojo.
Re: Adobe bids for The Foundry
by Tim Wilson 1 week ago
Blackmagic makes this sort of thing look easy. And hey, Nuke doesn't look much different than Fusion, right You click it, it opens, right No big deal. The difference is that this sale is proposed in t
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Randy Ubillos retires from Apple
by Andrew Kimery 2 weeks ago
Randy Ubillos, the driving force behind Premiere, FCP 7 and FCP X has retired from Apple. Let the speculation begin! http: forums.macrumors.com showthread.php t=1871631
Re: Randy Ubillos retires from Apple
by Dennis Radeke 1 week ago
Excellent commentary and points as always.
The FCP X "tell"
by Oliver Peters 2 weeks ago
A lot of folks wonder if Apple can be trusted with FCP X and fear that at some point the application will be dumbed down or even dumped. As I look over Photos, I think I see the point at which such a
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David Lawrence liked this 2 weeks ago
Re: The FCP X "tell"
by Dennis Radeke 2 weeks ago
Thanks for the clarification Tim. It has been purported as fact for as long as you state the thing to have been. I was at an Avid reseller at the time this happened and it was told to us as fact via A
Long time editor's frustration with FCPX
by David Berez 3 weeks ago
Long time reader, a very rare poster. First off, thanks to the Cow Community. Without a doubt the most impactful change in my 30 plus years of editing is the online communities. Its not hard to rememb
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David Lawrence liked this 3 weeks ago
Re: Long time editor's frustration with FCPX
by Dennis Radeke 2 weeks ago
Scott Witthaus "Doing it this way, I still have to drill down through the folder structure to get to the media I want to use, correct " Not normally. Media Browser is designed specifically for file-b
Apple Watch: Biggest Launch in Company History
by Tim Wilson 3 weeks ago
Ima have to start by telling you "I told you," because I'm just that way, and because I DID. Look it up. I said that it was gonna be huge for Apple, because it's already huge for other people -- and a
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David Lawrence liked this 3 weeks ago
Re: Apple Watch: Biggest Launch in Company History
by Dennis Radeke 3 weeks ago
Always salient points and we love to debate (in this forum especially) but I will definitely take the under.
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Premier ePro new version reveal
by David Cherniack 4 weeks ago
https: blogs.adobe.com premierepro They are clearly working hard
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David Mathis liked this 4 weeks ago
Re: Premier ePro new version reveal
by Dennis Radeke 3 weeks ago
David Powell "I was really hoping for improved track targeting, patching and marker function. Color following playhead is great. Its one thing I sorely missed from Avid." What specifically are you lo
Dennis Radeke 2 months ago
hey there
Premiere Pro CS5 Keeps Crashing After OSX Yosemite Update
by Andre Joseph 3 months ago
I just recently downloaded OSX Yosemite to my Mac and when I tried to open Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 for editing work today, the program would crash in less than 10 seconds after it's open. I've done eve
Re: Premiere Pro CS5 Keeps Crashing After OSX Yosemite Update
by David Roth Weiss 3 months ago
Get Adobe CC, or reinstall an older version of OS X. David Roth Weiss Director Editor Colorist David Weiss Productions David is a Creative COW contributing editor and a forum host of the Apple Final C
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Dennis Radeke liked this 3 months ago
Panavision acquires Light Iron
by Walter Soyka 5 months ago
A post-production company which moved on-set is now owned by a camera rental company. http: variety.com 2014 artisans news panavision-acquires-light-iron-post-1201368998 Walter Soyka Designer & Mad Sc
Re: Panavision acquires Light Iron
by Jeremy Garchow 5 months ago
Dennis Radeke "Besides, its Comcast that has the majority share of NBC and other entertainment properties these days, not GE." https: www.youtube.com watch v=9ZYg4ZbcOPQ
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Lighting the subject in post
by Alan Balch 5 months ago
I'm not a fan of "fix it in post", in most cases, unless I've got no choice. So here I am, with no choice. For reasons I won't go into, I couldn't bring my light kit to a shoot last week. Predictably,
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Walter Soyka liked this 6 months ago
Re: Lighting the subject in post
by Morten Ranmar 5 months ago
Or put Speedgrade to work. This is where it excels. Might even be able to separate skin tones through a secondary grade. - No Parking Production - Adobe CC2014, 3 x MacPro, 3 x MbP, Ethernet File Serv
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Dennis Radeke liked this 5 months ago
Original media from HDV to FCPX to Adobe Premier?
by Claude Lyneis 7 months ago
For a student project that was shot in HDV, I used FCPX in capture the data. It works great in FCPX, but the student wants to edit in Adobe Premiere, which does not recognize the the file, called orig
Re: Original media from HDV to FCPX to Adobe Premier?
by Dennis Radeke 6 months ago
Yes, transcode to ProRes or another codec that is standard. A lot of people like 50mbit XDCAM (MXF OP1A) too which is about half of ProRes in size but still good looking.
FS700 Green Screen 2K RAW Workflow to FCP or Adobe
by Dave Victorson 6 months ago
Hello: We are using FS700 and Odyssey to capture RAW 2K green screen. The shoot is American Sign Language and the signer has curly hair. We need to maintain the highest quality footage to ensure that
Re: FS700 Green Screen 2K RAW Workflow to FCP or Adobe
by Dennis Radeke 6 months ago
You might find this helpful as a comparison if green screen is a big deal for you. http: www.greenscreenstudios.ca 2012 09 10 why-we-switched-to-adobe-premiere-pro-and-love-it
Multiple Projects Running at Once
by Oscar Gotti 7 months ago
Hello, I was wondering if there was a way in Premiere to get multiple projects to run at once just like in FCP Thanks
Re: Multiple Projects Running at Once
by Alex Udell 7 months ago
you can import sequence .and you will continue to be able to do this . the drawbacks right now .is you have to import the entire sequence and ALL It's assets if you only need a snippet. now you'll be
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Dennis Radeke liked this 7 months ago
10 Things Steve Martin wants in FCP X
by Steve Connor 7 months ago
https: www.youtube.com watch v=VAjXaizU7Zo I'm sure David Mathis will agree with number 1
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Re: 10 Things Steve Martin wants in FCP X
by Paul Neumann 7 months ago
Here's a real world anecdote from a bigger perspective. We recently sold a software product (release automation continuous integration) into a BIG european financial outfit. They are really big on ope
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Dennis Radeke liked this 7 months ago
Adobe Revenue Forecast Misses, Shares Slip
by Marcus Moore 8 months ago
Just to make sure we're an equal opportunity (theoretically) bad news service http: recode.net 2014 09 16 adobe-revenue-forecast-misses-shares-slip Most interesting point is not the stock price or any
Re: Adobe Revenue Forecast Misses, Shares Slip
by Walter Soyka 8 months ago
Scott Witthaus "Avid and Adobe are in an interesting place. There is a balance on how much they can increase the subscription prices. And, without a doubt in my mind, the prices for Avid and Adobe wi
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Dennis Radeke liked this 8 months ago
Trendy effect in TV commercials and movie trailers
by Phil Snyder 9 months ago
I'm new to Adobe Premiere and AfteEffects. Can someone explain how to create that trendy effect you see in TV commercials and movie trailers where the title is partially obscured by an actor in the sc
Re: Trendy effect in TV commercials and movie trailers
by Jon Doughtie 9 months ago
There's not much of anything new under the sun. Techniques like this go in and out of favor. Then, like fashion statements, they revive years later. Graphics went through a 3D fit when low-cost 3D sof
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Dennis Radeke liked this 9 months ago
Resolve 11 Release Available Now
by David Lawrence 9 months ago
The new NLE on the block is finally out of beta. Come and get it! https: www.blackmagicdesign.com _______________________ David Lawrence art media design research propaganda.com publicmattersgroup.com
Re: Resolve 11 Release Available Now
by Andrew Kimery 9 months ago
Douglas K. Dempsey "But a la carte NLE combinations may well be the future for many!." Could be, though I feel like the the suites offered by Adobe (and formerly Apple w FCS) have, potentially, smoot
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Dennis Radeke liked this 9 months ago
OT: Anohter day at the office
by David Mathis 9 months ago
Being a camera operator is usually boring and routine. Occasionally, however, something exciting, not to mention unexpected does happen. http: www.youtube.com watch v=igSE5_Nce28
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Dennis Radeke liked this 9 months ago
DVD Authoring
by James Strecker 9 months ago
Hi, I apologize if there is a better place to post this, but it's a multi-subject concern. I am using Windows 8 on my work computer and need to burn a DVD. Not a data DVD, but one that would work in a
Re: DVD Authoring
by John Pale 9 months ago
Adobe CC does not include Encore, but you are entitled to download the CS 6 version of Encore. In order to do that, you have to download and install Premiere Pro CS6 (its all one package). Its fine to
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Dennis Radeke liked this 9 months ago
which non apple graphic card in mac pro 3,1 to use with fcp7-fcp x-premiere?
by Rob Katz 10 months ago
which non apple graphic card in mac pro 3,1 to use with fcp7-fcp x-premiere i'm running a mac pro 3,1 10.6.8 with stock gt8800 512 graphics card. i'm hoping to eek out a bit more life from this mac pr
Re: which non apple graphic card in mac pro 3,1 to use with fcp7-fcp x-premiere?
by Dennis Radeke 10 months ago
Great card that should work for all the NLEs you mentioned. It's relatively affordable too. Another example would be a Quadro 4000 which is a bit more pricey, doesn't offer more performance but is eng
CC 2014 won't work on my new mac pro - license issue?
by Kent Beeson 10 months ago
Sold my old mac pro, before though I deleted all adobe CC 2014 apps on that machine after having migrated those apps to the new mac pro. SO they appear in the apps folder on the new mac pro BUT when I
Re: CC 2014 won't work on my new mac pro - license issue?
by Morten Ranmar 10 months ago
Reinstall the CC desktop application and sign out, then log in again. You may be prompted to force sign out all other computers, which you should do. - No Parking Production - Adobe CC, 3 x MacPro, 3
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So is FCPX earth shattering, or should I just move on to Adobe?
by Jordan Schevene 1 year ago
My first generation Mac Pro is getting some serious gray hair. I need to upgrade and am thinking of building myself an Adobe machine. I have not had a chance to really play with FCPX, but I get the se
Re: So is FCPX earth shattering, or should I just move on to Adobe?
by Bret Williams 1 year ago
I would take Premiere's keyframing over Final Cut every day. And dynamic link to AE works, whereas there is none in FInal Cut anymore. And in 2013 Premiere added a soft edge crop to their arsenal whil
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Creative Cloud is pretty cool, but...
by Jason Lyons 1 year ago
Is it just me or is the updating upgrading process an enormous pain in the aR$3 for others Sometimes the app manager tries to update, then just errors out, other times it doesnt show the app I need. F
Re: Creative Cloud is pretty cool, but...
by Dennis Radeke 1 year ago
You can always get the updates directly from the website too. http: www.adobe.com downloads updates.html Premiere Pro Mac Premiere Pro Windows
Creative Cloud yes or no?
by Steve Connor 1 year ago
Simple poll, knowing that the CC model is here to stay (at least for a while) Are you using it or do you plan to use it My answer is yes. Steve Connor There's nothing we can't argue about on the FCPX
Re: Creative Cloud yes or no?
by Dennis Radeke 1 year ago
Ricardo Marty "I just wonder if adobe is calling their fanboys to post here.nthing against the no likes." Absolutely not. There are several Adobe folks who monitor this and other Creative Cow forums
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Thoughts on cancelling the CC subscription
by Hans Swets 1 year ago
I have owned Adobe products, for many years, starting with Premiere 5.1 up to Adobe Production Premium-CS6. I signed up for the CC subscription in May 2013, at the promotional rate of $19.99 per month
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Re: Thoughts on cancelling the CC subscription
by Dennis Radeke 1 year ago
Geez guys, I'm trying to help out and all I get are daggers. Chris Pettit "They appear to be "listening" to large institutional customers, public and private sector, ignoring the large community of sm
Why FCPX community seems to be much more active compared to PPRO community?
by Tapio Haaja 1 year ago
Hi, I edit with both Final Cut Pro X and Premiere Pro CC and think that both programs have some really great strength points. Anyway I've noticed that Final Cut Pro X community seems to be much more a
Re: Why FCPX community seems to be much more active compared to PPRO community?
by Andy Field 1 year ago
I agree with Shane - we now use Premiere Pro CC almost exclusively (the occasional FCP 7 recut...some AVID - FCPX for multicam..although Premiere Pro's gotten much better) ....and we're so busy shooti
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Avid?
by tony west 1 year ago
Handed in some over cranked XDCAM NHL footage the other day and the editor said she had problems with it (I guess importing it) They are on 6.5. Have not been working with Avid for sometime now, so do
Re: Avid?
by Walter Soyka 1 year ago
Keith Koby "For me, I thank god every morning that Avid hasn't resorted to deceptive marketing practices like touting 4k." This line is doubly funny (or sad, depending on your point of view), given A
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Dennis Radeke liked this 1 year ago
Honestly, who cares?
by Julian Bowman 1 year ago
Who cares, 1) Honestly, who, of sound mind and a general sense of peace within themselves, genuinely cares a single iota what anybody else thinks of the software they use Does my choosing of FCPX make
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Alan Okey liked this 1 year ago
Re: Honestly, who cares?
by Bob Zelin 1 year ago
Julian's post is of course silly. The whole point of any of these forums, or any forum, on any subject, is to discuss, debate, and learn about new and different products. So while Julian is referring
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Dennis Radeke liked this 1 year ago
Cloud storage of files
by Oliver Peters 2 years ago
When will we be able to directly access the files section from the CC desktop app Going through the web is useless. In fact, I don't even remember how to get there. Google Drive, SugarSync and Dropbox
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David Lawrence liked this 1 year ago
Re: Cloud storage of files
by Dennis Radeke 1 year ago
Oliver Peters "Mine just says "coming soon" and does nothing. Are on a public, released version " I think the release is public, but just in case, I could double, double check. why don't you quit the
A conversion with my wife this morning.
by Daniel Frome 2 years ago
My wife is a casual photographer, who is often using lightroom on my computer to do her photography. This morning I tried to entice her to get her own copy of lightroom, which she has been eyeing for
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Jim Wiseman liked this 2 years ago
Re: A conversion with my wife this morning.
by Dennis Radeke 2 years ago
Ah, well that one letter (s vs. p) makes a difference! ;-) Checked with the Photoshop team and heard back that it was lost when Apple moved away from Carbon. So, there was nothing we could do about un
A FCP-X post... here???
by Bill Davis 2 years ago
Since so many, many posts in the "FCP-X or not..." forum have been all about PPro and CC over the past few months, I thought it would make sense to make sure that the folks who hang here get the benef
Re: A FCP-X post... here???
by Dennis Radeke 2 years ago
Sam Mestman "If you want to know why I write with this tone, it is in response to the tone I've received from so many in the post industry when i talk about what I'm doing." There are many on the COW
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Final Cut vs. Premiere Pro for editing on Mac???
by Alison Teal 3 years ago
I'm wondering whether to make the switch from Final Cut 7 to Adobe Premiere Pro I have a ton of footage from different cameras and it seems Premiere is a quicker way to edit without transcoding everyt
Re: Final Cut vs. Premiere Pro for editing on Mac???
by Dennis Radeke 2 years ago
Some interesting and good information, but I would point out a couple of things here... Saving Project: there is an auto-save that is turned on by default. I'm also a big proponent of using the Media
How to scale/resize multiple objects in a sequence?
by Matty Smith 2 years ago
Hopefully this makes sense: I've got several PNG images layered in a sequence, and I'm trying to see if there's any way to resize them all at once (ideally, using the wireframe) together. I'd like to
Re: How to scale/resize multiple objects in a sequence?
by Dennis Radeke 2 years ago
I would only add to Dave's comment that you can save this as a batch process command. So after creating the actions needed to resize, you can apply to all clips in a folder.


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