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Don Mick

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September 20th 2012
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best method to getting media from multiple drives to one drive
by Don Mick 5 years ago
Hello aone episodeat my internship, I find that some projects in order to get one episode online, I must plug in almost 10 to 12 drives.what is the best method to get all the media from these drives t
Re: best method to getting media from multiple drives to one drive
by Michael Phillips 5 years ago
The difference being "all media" versus media used with any one or more sequences. The method the OP mentioned from the MediaTool would allow you to see all master clips associated with a project (via
Converting High Quality ProRes 4444 to MP4 for web
by Don Mick 5 years ago
Hello again folks! Recently, our short film was mastered at Fotokem. In addition to getting a DCP, we also received a high-quality QuickTime, codec ProRes 4444. Ideally, I want the highest Quality .mp
Re: Converting High Quality ProRes 4444 to MP4 for web
by Don Mick 5 years ago
Thanks again for your help. Here is a summary of what happened: our team found out that many festivals use either withoutabox, Film Freeway or both as an online submission for your film instead of a D
titles with alpha so they can be over video
by Don Mick 5 years ago
hello once again to the awesome creative cow community, I am exporting some titles made in after effects. the title cards are several single text objects in a single comp (writer, director, producer,
Re: titles with alpha so they can be over video
by Navarro Parker 5 years ago
Just make sure you don't have a background for your text. Turn on the transparency checkerboard. Where ever you see the checkerboard is what is transparent. Avid's DNxHD codec supports alpha channel a
16GB vs 32GB RAM for transcoding/converting
by Don Mick 5 years ago
Hello again folks! The place where I intern is trying to make the most use of resources they have. They want to take a i5 iMac with 4GB of ram and upgrade it to either 16GB or 32GB. This iMac would be
Re: 16GB vs 32GB RAM for transcoding/converting
by Don Mick 5 years ago
well folks, we opted for 16gb instead and decided to add more hard drive space because we are always in need of more space. The avid complains sometimes about running out of memory. i have narrowed it
Seperate Media Folders within Avid MediaFiles
by Don Mick 5 years ago
Hello again folks, I'm working on some projects with some people but notice that all of their media tends to end up in the '1' folder. I was always taught to give your project a unique media folder nu
Re: Seperate Media Folders within Avid MediaFiles
by JD Marlow 5 years ago
One method I've employed over the years is to partition my working drive or RAID in order to keep things separated. So if you have a project with footage you shot, graphics, and music or VO, make a pa
BCC 8 Chroma Key, Green Screen and Avid 6.5
by Don Mick 6 years ago
Once again, back to the cow for help! So, I have footage of a guy in front of a green screen. I have a still of the oval office. I want to key out the green and have the guy sitting at the oval office
Re: BCC 8 Chroma Key, Green Screen and Avid 6.5
by Don Mick 6 years ago
**bump** can anyone help me figure out why BCC chroma keyer is not keying out the green i use it and anything barley changes at the eyedropper part :(
slow playback for 3 cam picture-in-picture clips
by Don Mick 7 years ago
hello everybody! my issue is as follows: i have a 3 cam setup for a student project. i synched all the cams to the one audio from our single zoom via autosync in avid and then synced them all to have
Re: slow playback for 3 cam picture-in-picture clips
by Don Mick 7 years ago
hey thanks! rendering the effect made this skipping go away. although it skips a short second in the playback, it could be the fact i'm using media drive on a raid 0 or using an old q6600.
Creating Dizzy Stars/Birds effect like in cartoons
by Don Mick 7 years ago
Hello to all, I'm working on a one minute film for my Cinema 101 Project. Two of my characters get beat up so I would like to have spinning or rotating dizzy stars birds on their head like in the cart
Re: Creating Dizzy Stars/Birds effect like in cartoons
by Don Mick 7 years ago
5914_flashypink.gif.zip here you go!
Best setup for a beginning editor and avid user???
by Don Mick 7 years ago
Hello Everyone, I am just starting out in the first editing class at my film school. I am giving my computer a bit of an overhaul as I cannot shell out the 1000+ needed for a new i7 machine. my specs
Re: Best setup for a beginning editor and avid user???
by Don Mick 7 years ago
I will be editing SD footage from school and HD footage that I will occasionally shoot with a DSLR. So,I feel the CPU will be half decent for editing HD, at least for learning.
Creating circular dust clould from fight/anime inspired dust cloud
by Don Mick 8 years ago
Hello to all, I am working on a film portfolio to get into CSUN film school. my pictures involve two people sword-fighting, one avenging a fallen friend. What I want to do is when they clash swords, h
Re: Creating circular dust clould from fight/anime inspired dust cloud
by Don Mick 8 years ago
Well Since I already applied i figure i'd tell you how. I used a motion blur tutorial in combination with the stylize --- wind option to give my characters, which were people photographed wit ha sword
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