Gerry Curtis: Activity About Liked Popular Images
Gerry Curtis

Member Since:
January 29th 2007
173 Posts
100 posts
Location:
LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA
Groups behavior in Resolve 11
by Gerry Curtis 4 years ago
Hello, I want all of my grades to ripple like they did in previous versions of Resolve. However when I add a new clip to my group I get the green link icon, but nothings happens to the new clip's grad
Re: Groups behavior in Resolve 11
by Gerry Curtis 4 years ago
Thanks for your reply. I didn't realize that when you add a new clip to a group you need to switch the new clip to "group pre-clip" or the group grade won't show in the new clip. www.digitalkilnstudio
External Mattes with Handles
by Gerry Curtis 5 years ago
Hello, I received a bunch of mattes from a vfx artist that I want to connect with clips in my project. The problem is the mattes have handles, and when I connect them to the clips they are offset and
Re: External Mattes with Handles
by Gerry Curtis 5 years ago
Thanks Juan! it was staring at me all along and I missed it. Is there a way to see if it the ext matte is "lining up" with the shot without switching back to the node where I added the matte Thx! Gerr
NVIDIA Quadro 4000 MAC version
by Gerry Curtis 6 years ago
Selling my NVIDIA Quadro 4000 MAC version. This is not a flashed PC Card. Less than one year old, I replaced it and it has been sitting on my shelf as a backup. Tested and works great. Great for Premi
For Sale Canon 5d Mark II - Excellent Condition
by Gerry Curtis 6 years ago
Selling my Canon 5d Mark II (body only), purchased new from B&H Photo in 2011. Excellent working and cosmetic condition. 3848 shutter count. Includes Canon battery, charger, strap, cables and original
Sony EX-3 Camera Package, Lots of Extras
by Gerry Curtis 6 years ago
Hello, I'm a long time Cow member selling a Sony EX-3 camera package on eBay. Extras include a Sony .8x wide angle Lens, extra batteries, Libec Zoom control, Porta Brace Case and more. The camera is i
Re: Sony EX-3 Camera Package, Lots of Extras
by Gerry Curtis 6 years ago
Yes, it was sold! Next up is my Canon 5d Mark ii. www.digitalkilnstudios.com www.savasanafilm.com
Need to buy a Resolve Computer for Dailies
by Eric Chase 6 years ago
What do you guys think I should buy I'm just looking a computer to render out dailies and some light editing. Nothing too heavy A: 2008 8 Core Mac Pro B: 4 core 2.3ghz i7 Mac Mini C: 21" imac 4core i5
Re: Need to buy a Resolve Computer for Dailies
by Gerry Curtis 6 years ago
It's hard to answer which computer without knowing the prices and what kind of footage you're working with but if the MacPro is a good price relative to the others I wouldn't dismiss that as an option
ProRes Bug
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
Hello There, A received a motion graphic with a transparent alpha channel in ProRes 4444. However Premiere 6.0.2 doesn't read the transparency, it shows as black. Ignore alpha is unchecked under inter
Re: ProRes Bug
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
Got a reply on the Adobe Forum, they are investigating and I will post their findings when I hear back. www.digitalkilnstudios.com www.savasanafilm.com
Quadro 4000 and ATI 5770 on a Mac Pro
by Phil Hawes 7 years ago
Hello to all, Is there any advantage or are there any known problems with putting the ATI HD 5770 graphics card in slot 1 and the NVIDIA Quadro 4000 in slot 2 of the Mac Pro 5,1 My thinking is to maxi
Re: Quadro 4000 and ATI 5770 on a Mac Pro
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
Hi There, I am running Premiere 6.01 and Resolve with those 2 cards under the same configuration as Francois, it works fine for me. Cheers, Gerry www.digitalkilnstudios.com www.savasanafilm.com
+1
9.5.3 Driver Eats My RAM - PPro CS6
by Alan Peil 7 years ago
The last couple of weeks, I had been having a mysterious and frustrating problem in PPro CS6 - I kept running out of RAM forcing me to restart PPro to clear the cache. The frustrating part was that it
+1
Alex Gerulaitis liked this 7 years ago
Re: 9.5.3 Driver Eats My RAM - PPro CS6
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
I had the same issue. Cheers, Gerry
XDCAM EX Clips corrupted after opening in CS6
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
Hello, I recently upgraded to Premiere CS6, and opened a version of a project I'd started in CS5.5.2. I'm working with XDCAM EX footage, editing natively. When I play my main sequence there are tearin
+1
kiran patel liked this 7 years ago
Re: XDCAM EX Clips corrupted after opening in CS6
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
Hey Kate, Adobe is aware of this issue and is working on it, there's a pretty extensive thread on it on another forum, your "trolling" skills need a little honing, I'm afraid. :) Cheers, Gerry www.dig
Premiere Pro CS 6 and AVCHD - Should I upgrade now or wait?
by Keith Moreau 7 years ago
Hi All I currently use Premiere Pro 5.5.2 on a Mac Pro and OS 10.7.3. Most of my footage now is AVCHD, from various camcorders, including Sony FS100 as well as several Panasonic and Canon at 24P, 30P
Re: Premiere Pro CS 6 and AVCHD - Should I upgrade now or wait?
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
Hi Keith, I would definitely wait if I were you, or at least give the 30 day trial a shot first. A lot of people, myself included, are having problems with XDCAM EX footage and some other formats in C
CS 6 playback issues
by Chris Cea 7 years ago
Hi All, I just upgraded to CS 6 (from 5.5) and have been having nothing but problems. No matter what I throw on the time line (by using the New Sequence from clip command) I get frozen video when atte
Re: CS 6 playback issues
by Gerry Curtis 7 years ago
You've re-installed BM desktop video and have BM showing up and checked in playback under preferences www.digitalkilnstudios.com www.savasanafilm.com
DaVinci Resolve Lite 8.1.1 released with unlimited nodes and DNxHD included
by Peter Chamberlain 8 years ago
Hello all, please see the BMD web site for the announcement of the latest release of Resolve Lite including unlimited nodes and DNxHD read and write support. The full version for Mac and Linux also no
+1
Juan Francisco Calero liked this 8 years ago
Re: DaVinci Resolve Lite 8.1.1 released with unlimited nodes and DNxHD included
by Gerry Curtis 8 years ago
I'd feel a whole lot better about having paid $995 if I was using Resolve's noise reduction, one of the features not available to Lite users. I'm still using Neat Video which I find has superior resul
2k Monitoring in FCP/Blackmagic
by Gerry Curtis 8 years ago
Hello, I'd like to monitor a 2k sequence on my FSI monitor via a Decklink HD Extreme 3D card but have been unable to get this to work in FCP. This is possible in Color and Resolve so isn't there a way
Re: 2k Monitoring in FCP/Blackmagic
by Gerry Curtis 8 years ago
I'm working with Resolve so AJA isn't an option. I don't want to turn this into an AJA vs. BlackMagic thread but I have to say I'be had a lot of positive experiences with BM support & am quite pleased
problems with blu ray disc playback
by Christina Lundberg 8 years ago
I have now burned a few blu ray discs from the same FCP file using the share command. Yet it's like russian roulette when I play the blu ray discs back- sometimes the same file will burn completely an
Re: problems with blu ray disc playback
by Gerry Curtis 8 years ago
Hi Christina, Any resolution on your woes I'm having similar frustrating inconsistencies burning blu ray with share. At first, no problem, then, inconsistent results and errors on playback. Cheers, Ge
3 Way Issue
by Gerry Curtis 8 years ago
Hi There, I'm having an issue with the 3 way color corrector filter when applying to a clip that I've never had on previous computers. After applying the filter to a clip in the timeline adjustments m
Re: 3 Way Issue
by Gerry Curtis 8 years ago
Thanks, Rafael. I think in this case it was a window out of place a bit. I apologize to my blackmagic card for jumping to conclusions. Gerry www.digitalkilnstudios.com Color Reel
HD NTSC to HD PAL
by Jared Callan 8 years ago
Hello all. I shot a music video and I need to convert it to PAL. The footage was shot on a Sony EX1 at 1080 24p. The editing timebase is 23.98. Is there a way to convert my final cut to PAL, in an HD
Re: HD NTSC to HD PAL
by Walter Soyka 8 years ago
Jared Callan "Hello all. I shot a music video and I need to convert it to PAL. The footage was shot on a Sony EX1 at 1080 24p. The editing timebase is 23.98." Nearly all 24p-originated content is sim
+1
Gerry Curtis liked this 8 years ago
on location - grainy pix - help!
by Philip James 9 years ago
Happy New Year! On location with the EX1 - a nice camera. A couple of concerns though if anyone can help: 1) The SxS media doesn't show up at all using the slot on my MacBook Pro but does using the re
Re: on location - grainy pix - help!
by Gerry Curtis 9 years ago
Try video purifier, works great for noise reduction and I think it's on sale: http: www.innobits.com purifier.html You can test your footage with their trial version first. Good luck! Gerry www.digita
Workflow XDCAM EX1 footage & FCP to grading & mastering
by Stephen Vilas 9 years ago
Hi, We have a 52min documentary project which was edited in FCP. The majority of the footage has been shot on an XDCAM EX1 in 1080p25. some of the other footage is Apple Pro Res (animations), also 108
Re: Workflow XDCAM EX1 footage & FCP to grading & mastering
by Gerry Curtis 9 years ago
Why not ask the post facility, they should be able to answer your question. If they work with Apple Color you could just bring them your FCP project but I'm guessing that's not the case. Cheers, Gerry
seeking nanoflash comparison footage
by Gerry Curtis 10 years ago
Hello, I'm considering buying or at least renting a Nanoflash and after considerable searching haven't found any side by side comparisons of the "standard" SxS XDCAM HQ to the nano's 160 long GOP reco
Re: seeking nanoflash comparison footage
by Gerry Curtis 10 years ago
Hi, It's nice to see that grab, but it would be more helpful to see some moving footage under more realistic conditions. I appreciate the responses. Thanks! Gerry www.digitalkilnstudios.com Color Reel
sig test
by Gerry Curtis 10 years ago

Is it just me or is my EX1 recording bad?
by Barry Bishop 10 years ago
Is it me or is there a significant amount of grain in these clips I also reset the camera. Do I need to send it in Please take a look. Gain was set to 0 F was 6.7 https: www.yousendit.com download TzY
Re: Is it just me or is my EX1 recording bad?
by Gerry Curtis 10 years ago
Hi Barry, Looks similar to the previous shot, I'm mostly concerned about the blockiness in the greens. This could be due to shooting with the standard profile. Personally, I've shot at -3db with a cus
EX3/Nano/35mm lens
by Michael Palmer 10 years ago
I just shot this music video for Kate Earl, she is great. I used my EX3 together with my Nano Flash and a 35mm lens adapter. http: www.youtube.com watch v=rXJDqzKePnc&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Efacebook%
Re: EX3/Nano/35mm lens
by Gerry Curtis 10 years ago
Really terrific looking, nice cinematography! Would love to see an HD version. And to be greedy, a screen split of the nano xdcam in comparison. Thanks for sharing! Cheers, Gerry www.digitalkilnstudio
Tapeless workflows
by Rich Rubasch 10 years ago
Maybe a bit off topic but.... If a project has 10 tapes shot on Varicam 126 minute cassettes and ONE shoot was 60 minutes long and was shot on an EX-1 and transferred to FCP....would it make sense to
Re: Tapeless workflows
by Gerry Curtis 10 years ago
Hey Rich, Like I said earlier ignoring the merits of how you transcoded to DVCPRO your method is a lot better than many of the XDCAM workflows I here about. People are treating there original camera d
RE aja io hd
by Pete Sake 11 years ago
I have just written to AJA on this I'm planning to upgrade from Betacam to the Panasonic P2 DVCPROHD format on FCP6. I'm on a Mac G5 2.7. using the ioLA and found I couldnt play uncompressed also P2
Re: RE aja io hd
by Gerry Curtis 11 years ago
Just to clarify, Peter would be able to use ProRes on his current computer, he just wouldn't be able to capture to ProRes without an intel mac, and might not need to upgrade depending on his post need
Issues Digitizing 24P Advanced
by Norman 12 years ago
Hi there, I'm having issues digitizing footage shot in 24P Advanced mode. When I set the Sequence Preset to 23.98 and the Capture preset to DV NTSC Advanced Pulldown Removal, I receive the message"Bre
Re: Issues Digitizing 24P Advanced PS: Drop frames on 29.97 capture attempts
by Gerry Curtis 11 years ago
Sounds like you're going to have to work around the problem then unfortnately. Hopefully it's not the camera, but this is one of the reasons not to use 83 minute tapes if possible.
kona LHe issues
by David Issko 12 years ago
ok, so after a smooth installation, seting and checking inputs and outputs via the b.o.b., composite video o p is monochrome and image is unlocked rolling around on screen. i have sdsd oi p from pal 6
Re: kona LHe issues
by Gerry Curtis 12 years ago
Check out posting below, I've been dealing with this issue too with Kona 2: http: forums.creativecow.net readpost 98 864543 Cheers, G
Kona lhe: dvcproHD out
by tommaso cicognani 12 years ago
hi all, I started editing footage 720p in FCP in5.1 timeline(material shooted with the Hvx200). I set the timeline setting on dvcpro hd720 and all is OK. Then I use the Aja kona LHE to send my video o
Re: Kona lhe: dvcproHD out
by Gerry Curtis 12 years ago
Hi there, I'm having the same problem with a Kona 2 and 720p25. It plays on my HD monitor but won't downconvert to my SD monitor under the correct settings in FCP and Kona control panel. The Kona rep
Downconvert 720p to SD monitor
by Henrik Helms 13 years ago
Hi I have the KONA LH card working with FCP 5.1.2 and have a Barco SDI advm 20" monitor. We have shot som footage on our JVC GY-HD100 in 720p 25 mode. I would like to be able to view this on my Barco
Re: Downconvert 720p to SD monitor
by Gerry Curtis 12 years ago
spoke with aja tech support and said that downconversion to 625 from 720 has a glitch & they're working to fix it. As a workaround they had me turn off fcp effects handling for 8 bit uncompressed & us
© 2019 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]