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George Strother

Member Since:
February 1st 2003
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Client request for 27GB video to compress to 1GB
by George Strother 2 years ago
A client is requesting Full High Definition video at 1920 x1080 60fps, because that is the best, then compress the footage to1GB, because it's necessary for streaming. Am I missing something here, or
Re: Client request for 27GB video to compress to 1GB
by George Strother 2 years ago
I left out the video will be a little over 1hr 30min, continuous. George Light Images
FCP 7 Performance with new Mac Pro
by Neil Gowan 6 years ago
Hi all. I upgraded to new Mac Pro a couple months ago. Old machine was Mac Pro 1,1 quad 2Ghz core, 4Gb ram. New machine is Mac Pro 6,1 six 3.5Ghz core, 32Gb ram, FirePro D700 graphics. I'm editing abo
Re: FCP 7 Performance with new Mac Pro
by George Strother 6 years ago
FCP 7 FCS 3 working here, with Kona LHi MacPro 4.1, 10.10 Public Beta 5 & 10.9.5 George Light Images
Corrupted files on FAT32 drive
by George Strother 8 years ago
A client was recording SD from camera to WireCast .Mov on Mac, saving the files directly to his client's external PC drive. He had never heard of FAT32, but Check Info shows the drive is. He wants to
Re: Corrupted files on FAT32 drive
by George Strother 8 years ago
I have forwarded the link. Thanks George Light Images
Vegas showing No Device Selected in capture window
by George Strother 8 years ago
I'm trying to capture live DV video over firewire from an EX1r and a PD150 in Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11. There are no cameras shown in the Capture Preferences Device tab. Both cameras capture
Re: Vegas showing No Device Selected in capture window
by George Strother 8 years ago
Great. I'm capturing 65 hours of live video over firewire to 4 Firestore drives and Vegas on this laptop (ran out of Firestore drives). No tapes involved. Thanks to everyone for all the help. George L
ProRes 422 won't import.
by George Strother 8 years ago
Premier 5.5, Win 7, QT Pro 7.7.3 Importing ProRes 422 1920x1080 30p clips shows unknown format. Thought the codec came with QT Then installed Apple ProRes QuickTime Decoder for Windows. No improvement
Re: ProRes 422 won't import.
by George Strother 8 years ago
Thanks for the suggestions. I will not have access to the Premier suite until Monday, but I opened and inspected some clips on my FCP home system. The files in the folder labeled ProRes 422 are actual
ProRes imports as audio only
by George Strother 8 years ago
I'm using Vegas movie studio hd platinum 11, QT pro 7.7.3, Win 7 64 bit, i7, 4GB RAM Importing some ProRes 422 1920x1080 30p clips, only the audio tracks come in. No picture. Then installed Apple ProR
Re: ProRes imports as audio only
by John Rofrano 8 years ago
George Strother "Is there a tutorial on backdating QT on Win 7 I've done it years ago on a Mac. There were lots of hidden files that had to be removed"No need for a tutorial. Just uninstall QuickTime
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XDCAM EX 1920x1080 30p Make Movie template?
by George Strother 8 years ago
I'm a Vegas user for almost a week now. Vegas Studio HD Platinum 11 on a Win 7 i7 laptop. Imported XDCAM EX 1920x1080 30p footage to Vegas and edited 1.5 hour show on timeline. Would like to output XD
Re: XDCAM EX 1920x1080 30p Make Movie template?
by George Strother 8 years ago
Customizing the EX 60i template and changing the Field Order to "Progressive" lets Vegas render to about 17% of the the 1h 24m movie. Then the progress bar stops, approximate time left counts down to
JVC GY-HD110U to FCP 5.1
by Coulter Mitchell 13 years ago
Hi, I have the new JVC GY-HD110U and I'm trying to use firewire outport on it to digitize footage from the camera on FCP 5.1. I can't get the computer to read the camera. Please help! Thanks!
Re: JVC GY-HD110U to FCP 5.1
by George Strother 11 years ago
----Video Format------ Frame Rate 60 30 REC - HDV-SD60P HDV - SD60p is a wide screen SD format, not an HD format. For HDV you can choose 720p30 or 720p24. Those are the only HD choices on an HD110U. G
Snowing via the ATI 4870?
by walter biscardi 11 years ago
So here's a funny little quirk we're getting. Mac Pro 2.93 (latest octo) with 16GB RAM and the ATI 4870 card driving two monitors. On the full DVI cable I have a Dell WFP 24" monitor. On the Mini DVI
Re: Snowing via the ATI 4870?
by George Strother 11 years ago
Walter It's probably not your long cable runs. Apple has already replaced the 4870 card in new MacPro 8core, then replaced the whole Mac for the same problem. I'm connected by DVI-D to a Dell 30". The
Kona LHi card, KL Box?
by George Strother 11 years ago
New Kona LHi card, have a Kona KL Box. Will these work together George Light Images
Kona LHi card & KL Box Do work together
by George Strother 11 years ago
Wanted to mark the subject line, for those who might want to know. George Light Images
ati radeon hd 4870 mac edition specifications
by George Strother 11 years ago
I'm getting a new Mac Pro FCP system and haven't been able to find detailed specifications for the ati radeon hd 4870 mac edition. The PC version specs show "accelerated transcoding and decoding for H
Re: ati radeon hd 4870 mac edition specifications
by Neil Sadwelkar 11 years ago
The PC version at AMDs page does indeed speak of accelerated H.264 rendering but with this footnote... "This may vary depending on your system configuration and video formats. Using an Intel Core 2 Du
Change live waveform monitor and vectorscope to 701?
by George Strother 12 years ago
Using FCPs "live waveform monitor and vectorscope", is there a way to display HD color space and targets Changing to HD bars in viewer changes the tool bench scopes, but not the live waveform scopes.
Re: Change live waveform monitor and vectorscope to 701?
by George Strother 12 years ago
Viewer and canvas do change the v-scope vector targets to HD 709 colorspace. The "live waveform monitor and vectorscope" come up in Log and Capture and they do not follow the timeline settings or the
Ex1 full HD Monitoring
by Jose Castillo 12 years ago
This is my first post i speak english a little but i try. I m a Dop Camera Operator, i use actually the Ex1 With the letus adapter with PL Mount i need a Monitor for Full HD Monitoring, My Idea is tak
Re: Ex1 full HD Monitoring
by George Strother 12 years ago
Ive tested the JVC 20" production LCD with component and HD-SDI. There is quite a bit of difference between the two connections. But I will be recording to SxS cards and even real 1902x1080p does not
EX-1 wins
by Steve Wargo 12 years ago
If possible, read the article about the EX-1 in the June 2008 issue of HDVideoPro magazine. It was a shootout between the EX-1, a RED, Sony F900R, and super 16 footage shot on Vision 3 film stock. I'l
Re: EX-1 wins
by George Strother 12 years ago
(Why is there a "d" in the word friDge but not in refrigerator ) I think it was originally a contraction of Frigidaire .George Light Images
EX1 1920x1080 clips importing as 2560x1080 in FCP
by George Strother 13 years ago
I am using FCP 6.0.3 and XDCam Transfer 2.5.1 to import PMW-EX1 clips, XDCAM EX format. In XDCam Transfer Video window the clips show as - Frame Size: 1920x1080 Codec: XDCam HD 1080i50 (35Mb s VBR). A
Re: Thinking twice
by George Strother 13 years ago
I don't have an XDCAM camera, I only have files on a drive. I think something may have been set wrong when these files were transfered and I would be surprised if the originals still exist. If I can't
Outputting Footage From FCP to JVC HD100
by John Fowler 13 years ago
Hi everyone, I'm having a bit of a problem exporting a sequence via the print-to-video option in FCP to my HD100U. I've had no problems capturing footage and cutting it in FCP so I'm a bit perplexed a
Re: Outputting Footage From FCP to JVC HD100
by George Strother 13 years ago
Killian I just posted an answer to this on the FCP forum.George Light Images
HD Component out?
by Boris Sucre 13 years ago
I just ordered a Multibridge Pro from Blackmagic and a GY-HD200U, reading the pdf for the card it says that it has HD component in and out, is that feasable can I output the video via component out an
Re: HD Component out?
by George Strother 13 years ago
720p yes. 1080i I haven't tried. Recorded footage played back from the internal HDV tape will be HD from the component ports but it will be "reconstituted from concentrate", as they say on the orange
Serrated SD Donconversion
by George Strother 13 years ago
I am having trouble down converting HD to SD Component (Beta) through a Kona LH. Down conversion looks coarsely serrated on objects moving cross screen and diagonals are jaggy when playing but smooth
Re: Serrated SD down conversion
by George Strother 13 years ago
There were several responses to my second post, a little higher on the page. "More serrated SD downconvert". Haven't found a solution to my problem yet, but there may be something in those responses t
More serrated SD downconvert
by George Strother 13 years ago
Has anyone had success with the realtime downconvert to uncompressed 8 or 10 bit BetaCam component feature of the Kona LH from an HDV 720p30 timeline Link to a frame showing the effect I am getting -
Re: More serrated SD downconvert
by George Strother 13 years ago
If I create an animation in DVCPro HD, the downconvert is fine. If I capture JVC HD100U 720p30 footage as DVCPro HD the problem stays with the footage. If I make a simple animation in an HDV 720p30 se
Calibrating and HD LCD monitor with AJA color bars?
by Michael Pierre 13 years ago
I'm trying to do a couple things. 1. Calibrate my 26" Panasonic HD LCD using color bars either from final cut pro or AJA Control Panel 2. Calibrate my Sony XBR HD CRT (client monitor). I'm sending bar
Re: Calibrating and HD LCD monitor with AJA color bars?
by George Strother 13 years ago
The Wratten 47B will work with your XBR. The FCP bars have the targets you want. Here are the instructions again, with illustrations. http: www.jkor.com peter monitor.html Can you get your XBR to look
Apple HD Gallery quality playback
by George Strother 14 years ago
Clips from Apple's QuickTime HD Gallery play back smoothly on the desktop in my G5. http: www.apple.com quicktime guide hd Clips I encode in compressor skip badly when played in QuickTime. I'm using t
Re: Apple HD Gallery quality playback
by George Strother 14 years ago
The data rates are just roughly matched. Minor changes in data rate seem to have no effect on the skipping. The Nasa 540p30 clip shows 1974.67 kbps in Movie Info from QT Player, my 540p30 clip shows 1
Skipping frames playing timeline or compressed videos - long post
by George Strother 14 years ago
The problem I am having is skip frames during playback in NLEs and skip frames during playback of compressed videos from those projects. I started noticing these skips in camera moves, zooms, pans and
Can't capture HDV in PP2 trial
by George Strother 14 years ago
I am trying to capture JVC HD100 720p30 scenes on PP2 trial install. I have added the HD100 preset from the Adobe wesite. I carefully placed the files in the requested folders on C: and have checked t
Re: Can't capture HDV in PP2 trial
by George Strother 14 years ago
Simple explaination. Thanks. Tough to evaluate though. Off to download Cineform trial. Hopfully that can give me a test. Sorry for the double post. Message "Can't post without logging on", even though
Can't capture HDV in PP2 trial
by George Strother 14 years ago
I am trying to capture JVC HD100 720p30 scenes on PP2 trial install. I have added the HD100 preset from the Adobe wesite. I carefully placed the files in the requested folders on C: and have checked t
Compressor settings for uncompressed AVI
by George Strother 14 years ago
I am using FCP5, Compressor and Flip4Mac Studio HD. I take a 15 minute 8bit YUV QT into Compressor, Quicktime Conversion or directly to QT Pro and set output for AVI, compression - none. The AVI file
Re: Compressor settings for uncompressed AVI
by Charles Simonson 14 years ago
Your source is 8bit YUV; when you convert to AVI with QT Pro, you are converting to 24bit RGB, thus the three times larger size. You definitely do not want to go this route! F4M is just an extension f
Motion projects won't load in FCP5
by George Strother 15 years ago
I am getting grayed out .motn files on the import requester in FCP 5. When I change the "Import File" requester selection to All Files and select a .motn file, I get the error message "File Error: 1 f
Screen saver won't stay off
by George Strother 15 years ago
My drives, system, monitors and screen saver are set to NEVER, but the screen saver won't stay off. When it comes on during an FCP or Motion render, it sometimes freezes or crashes the Mac. I end up w
Re: Screen saver won't stay off
by George Strother 15 years ago
Tony - Thanks for the tip. Unfortunately, it didn't help. Screensaver still comes on after 10 to 15 minutes, even though it is set to Never. Any other ideas George Light Images
DVD recorder that makes auto play disks
by George Strother 15 years ago
All of the set top DVD recorders I have used or seen create a menu on the DVDs that require selecting a title and clicking play to start the video. Anyone know of a DVD recorder that can make DVDs tha
Re: DVD recorder that makes auto play disks
by Chris Borjis 15 years ago
There is a Panasonic Recorder that has the option for that in its menu. Unfortunately I don't know which model it is though.
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