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Ewan Lim

I shoot, edit and make music.
Member Since:
July 22nd 2011
51 Posts
Location:
singapore
BBC switch to Premiere?
by Ken Pugh 8 years ago
Just had this email from an editor friend of mine - it's second hand info so I can't personally vouch for it's accuracy - but no reason to distrust. "Just heard that the Beeb have ditched FCP and boug
Re: BBC switch to Premiere?
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
I just need to chime in here about broadcasters. BBC might be different though... Finance departments usually don't approve blanket licenses. Usually single licenses. If BBC does buy master collection
exporting EDL for audio mix from CS5 to FCP7
by John A C Allen 8 years ago
I have picture lock in Premier CS5 (pre synced RED footage) and now want to put out an EDL that my sound designer can use. He has FCP 6 or 7 and wants to work with many audio tracks. The picture cut h
Re: xporting EDL for audio mix from CS5 to FCP7
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Well since it is for fcp, i exported to aiff. So each track individual to aiff. And a low resolution mov file for him to use as a visual guide. Ewan Avid, FCS3, Premiere Pro, After Effects
Fast Color Corrector
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Am using Cs5. I love the fast color corrector but have a problem when i use it on my iMac27". Its graphics card is AMD. It doesn't seem to be able to change the "whites" to white when i use the color
Re: Fast Color Corrector
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Hahaha if only that was the case. I usually have it on. Like u said, it behaves in an erratic manner. It will either turn the whites into any other color aside from white OR it just doesn't work. I fo
Where do you find the time?
by Don Walker 8 years ago
I love Creative Cow and I love (addicted to ) this forum, but where in the world do you guys get the time to write such long drawn out (sometimes insightful) essays about the pros and cons of a piece
Re: Where do you find the time?
by Chris Harlan 8 years ago
Steve Connor " I work alone a lot and it's great to indulge in a little conversation with the great people on here " Hear, hear. Also, the people who people much of the rest of my life--both family a
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Ewan Lim liked this 8 years ago
I'll just leave this here
by Daniel Frome 8 years ago
Today I received my first offer to edit a half-hour TV spot ...in Adobe Premiere. It's the first time it's happened to me and I thought it poignant to mark it down. I've done plenty of TV in FCP7 and
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Shawn Miller liked this 8 years ago
Re: I'll just leave this here
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Just a query... Isn't there a media manage - file renaming feature in PPro If not then it looks like an extra edit day just to rename the files according to each episode and then re-link everything...
Broadcast Quality
by John Dorschner 8 years ago
I'm a longtime professional print journalist, fledgling videographer. I am now looking at upgrading my camcorder. If my dream is to do a documentary for television (say, the history channel or some su
Re: Broadcast Quality
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Am I a little late to advice on this Hahaha I have to say something since I had this problem a few years back and have nughtmare sessions with poor footage from poor cameras. I normally wouldn't sugge
Just opened FCPX for the first time
by Michael Brassert 8 years ago
I decided to download the trial of 10.0.1 this week. Now I understand why everyone is so bummed. Talk about reinventing the wheel. I really would have been happy with a 64bit, multiprocessor aware ver
Re: Just opened FCPX for the first time
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
What if the engineers or programmers who were working on FCPX were brought in to believe that they were working on iMovie Pro Then at the last minute, marketing bursts in and says, "Hey hey hey!!! We'
Edits from iPhone to iMovie to FCPX
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Okay first read this: http: www.yourmacnetwork.com imovie-ios-backing-up-and-moving-your-project-around Okay now just imagine this concept: shooting on ur iphone outside make a base edit Send to iPad
Re: Edits from iPhone to iMovie to FCPX
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
One thing is the inability to control lighting situations unleed you whip out the app, almost dslr where you can lock focus and exposure. Either way, iPhone 4 doesn't handle low lighting situations we
FCPX-The Choice for a New Generation?
by Adam Portnoy 8 years ago
My 11.5 year old daughter is expressing interest in learning how to edit video. While I have FCP 7 and PPro CS5.5, I was wondering what the community thought of having her be the FCPX guinea pig. She
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tonybadea liked this 8 years ago
Re: FCPX-The Choice for a New Generation?
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Please document her progress! Would make a slightly good docu. Ewan Avid, FCS3, Premiere Pro, After Effects
Teaching Single Camera Interview.
by Stuart Samuels 8 years ago
Hi. Im teaching a basic video production class and was planning on doing a session on shooting a single camera interview (Shoot the interviwee's responses, let them go, shoot the interviwer's question
Re: Teaching Single Camera Interview.
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
of course it is still in practice! As long as there are budget constraints, there will always be one camera interview set ups! Teaching single cam set ups is important as you are basically teaching co
Naming conventions
by Lincoln Williams 8 years ago
I have always found it backwards to name the operating systems after big cats. Apple obviously had to may brainstorm sessions on this one, as I struggle to remember which vision is in what order. When
Re: Naming conventions
by Ewan Lim 8 years ago
Based on heirachy, which cat would top a lion Lynx and cougar isn't higher up than a Lion. Mountain lion like Craig stated Hahaha I'd personally go for house cats since there is like a whole lot of th
Received my copy of CS5.5 in the mail today.
by Mark Morache 8 years ago
Why am I posting this here Because if it weren't for Apple and FCX, I doubt the half-price deal would have happened. B&H had the switch price, no sales tax and $1 shipping. That's a lot of apps for $8
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Rafael Amador liked this 8 years ago
Re: Received my copy of CS5.5 in the mail today.
by Bret Williams 8 years ago
Maybe it's just me, but I'm kinda floored that anyone charging for their services didn't already have the Adobe Production Premium bundle. As a professional I don't know how to get by without Illustra
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Ewan Lim liked this 8 years ago
A quick keyboard shortcut question. FCP - E in Ppro?
by Ewan Lim 9 years ago
I've got a quick question, I am a quick cut on the timeline kind of video editor and I was wondering if Ppro has this. I've looked about but haven't found its FCP equivelant. Is there a shortkey funct
Re: A quick keyboard shortcut question. FCP - E in Ppro?
by Ewan Lim 9 years ago
Thanks guys! Although not exactly the same but it works! Ewan Avid, FCS3, Premiere Pro, After Effects
Audio Issues With DSLR Footage
by Alex Smith 9 years ago
I've imported footage from 3 cameras: 5D, 60D, and T2i. Most of it plays perfectly in Premiere, but maybe 1 3 of the clips have skipping audio. I'll have 4 clips off of the same SD card from any of th
Re: Audio Issues With DSLR Footage
by Ewan Lim 9 years ago
Add: I meant as in which cameras the problemetic audio comes from, is it always the 2nd clip after the 1st good one I had a similar problem before and mine was due to frame rates. Ewan Avid, FCS3, Pre
FCP7 sequence to FCPX timeline proof of concept (an XCoder can make it happen)
by T. Payton 9 years ago
So this idea came to me in the shower today... If FCP X can import iMovie projects, why not create a FCP 7 XML to iMovie converter, and therefore a FCP X converter So after some digging, it turns out
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Ewan Lim liked this 9 years ago
Re: FCP7 sequence to FCPX timeline proof of concept (an XCoder can make it happen)
by Jeremy Garchow 9 years ago
Dude. Excellent work!
Why are you all still here?
by Steve Connor 9 years ago
There's been plenty of time for venting, if you're switching then there are other forums to get information about that. If your not using FCPX or you're not planning to, why are you wasting your valua
Re: Why are you all still here?
by Craig Seeman 9 years ago
Alex Hawkins "Because this is the most entertaining, engaging and compelling forum on the Cow right now and is always my first stop when logging on to the net each morning." Tune in to the next episo
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Ewan Lim liked this 9 years ago
Can't open sequence due to General Error
by Alec Jankowski 9 years ago
Hey all, I'm running FCP7 on a 2.16 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Macbook Pro with 3GB RAM. I have a sequence that's about 1:30 with two types of media: video captured on a Flip Slide HD and JPEG photos export
Re: Can't open sequence due to General Error
by Ewan Lim 9 years ago
This happened to me once and after I resized the Jpeg photos to something smaller that will be just nice for the resolution of the sequence I am working on, it didn't happen again. If the photos are t
2011 macs and Premiere Pro
by Ewan Lim 9 years ago
I am doing some minor research to purchase a new mac and am thinking about purchasing the Adobe Production premium. I know that this might be a redundant question but it is quite important to hear wha
Re: 2011 macs and Premiere Pro
by Ewan Lim 9 years ago
Thanks Keith! It usually takes months for my employers to decide on purchasing anything due to the many levels that they have to go thru just to purchase anything usually. The deal will be over by Sep
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