Videographer, editor, narrator, photographer. Former radio broadcast journalist.
July 21st 2005
Southeastern Ontario, Canada
OT Affinity Photo by Don Walker 4 weeks ago 2 simple questions: does anyone use 100% for their image editing needs in conjunction with FCPX Does it play well with Photoshop generated PSD's don walker texarkana, texas John 3:16
Re: OT Affinity Photo by Simon Ubsdell 4 weeks ago A handy little video comparing Affinity with Photoshop and generally deciding that Affinity is a really good way to go: https: www.youtube.com watch v=SGojM3A5t-g Simon Ubsdell tokyo productions hawai
What would really make you excited ... by Simon Ubsdell 3 weeks ago ... about the next version of FCP X Whether you're a diehard FCP X aficionado or someone who's still sitting on the fence, what would be the feature, or set of features, that would really set your wor
Music and 10.3.4 by Scott Witthaus 2 months ago Did we lose the majority of the stock music in the 10.3 upgrade I tend to use it as temp track material to cut to. If not, where does it now live Scott Witthaus Owner, 1708 Inc. Editorial Managing Par
Re: Music and 10.3.4 by Gerry Fraiberg 2 months ago You're welcome. Glad it worked. But we really have to thank Mark and Steve at Ripple Training :-) - Gerry Fraiberg Media Handyman - videographer, editor, photographer, voice over artist. _____________
iMac Pro by Steve Connor 2 months ago Anyone else watching the WWDC keynote I'm definitely getting an iMac Pro!
Re: OT Resolve 14 by Gerry Fraiberg 3 months ago Ricardo Marty "Kind of makes adobe production apps look like a lesser product. except PS and AE" And then there is Affinity Photo as a Photoshop alternative. https: affinity.serif.com en-us photo - G
Re: FCPX 10.3.3 released by Gerry Fraiberg 3 months ago Craig Seeman "I don't see it mentioned but the Audio FX icons have changed. " Perhaps a sign of things to come - Gerry Fraiberg Media Handyman - videographer, editor, photographer, voice over artist.
Klangfreund LUFS Meter by Gerry Fraiberg 5 months ago I learned about this LUFS Meter plugin for FCPX from Paul David Murray's Final BUG. It looks interesting. There's a free trial, which limits you to one minute. I don't work in broadcast (although I di
Re: Klangfreund LUFS Meter by Gerry Fraiberg 4 months ago Thanks for the informative reply, and for the tips on the free plug-ins. - Gerry Fraiberg Media Handyman - videographer, editor, photographer, voice over artist. ______________________________________
Mike Matzdorff - Preditors on FCPX by Gerry Fraiberg 7 months ago Mike Matzdorff begins a new interview series about FCPX in real world post-production workflows which impact the bottom line. http: www.provideocoalition.com final-cut-pro-x-preditors-pov - Gerry Frai
Why Can't FCPX 10.3 Render Useable Files? by Ken Bennett 7 months ago I just updated my iMac Yosemite to macOS Sierra and upgraded to FCPX 10.3. Just finished my first wedding edit with 10.3. But FCPX and Compressor can t rendered anything usable. The MP4 version looks
Well, I like it... by Charlie Austin 9 months ago Worth the wait for me... https: fcpxpert.net 2016 10 27 final-cut-pro-x-10-3-first-look ------------------------------------------------------------- My FCPX Babbling blog "It is a poor craftsman who
Re: Well, I like it... by Oliver Peters 9 months ago Gerry Fraiberg "The Flow dissolve is a nice addition, which will clean up jump cuts in interview edits. Cross Dissolve worked, but was never as smooth as this." I've played with this a bit. When you
Music Role Colour Change - Bug? by Gerry Fraiberg 9 months ago The colour of audio roles has changed to a lighter green in the Timeline, but not the Inspector. FCPX originally assigned a Dialogue role to the music clips, and I changed it to music. I tried changin
Re: Music Role Colour Change - Bug? by Bret Williams 9 months ago Worked the same way pre 10.3 as well. _______________________________________________________________________ http: BretFX.com Plugins & Templates for FCP X Editors & Motion Graphics Artists
Re: 10.3 by David Lawrence 9 months ago Steve Connor "Wasn't the idea of "Lanes" created on here " Could be. I know we talked a lot about the need for better organizing tools including lanes and color coding. Great to see Apple's been payi
And I've already paid for 10.3! by Bill Davis 9 months ago It was a question in the back of my mind Upgrade price Some new quasi-subscription thing I mean this is a HUGE upgrade with serious effort invested in creating it. And now the answer is in. The $299 I
XAVC-L, all good in FCPX? by Mark Morache 9 months ago I'm considering buying a Sony FS5, which shoots in XAVC-L. Anyone using an FS5, or editing with footage from an FS5 Anything I should know about the workflow for this format I don't expect to be shoot
A depressing visit to the Apple Store by Claude Lyneis 10 months ago I stopped by to see the newly remodeled Apple Store in Emeryville yesterday and while the store looks beautiful and there was a line of customers (presumably waiting to get an iPhone 7), there wasn't
Re: A depressing visit to the Apple Store by Oliver Peters 10 months ago James Culbertson "How many pros buy their Apple products at an Apple Store versus online My guess would be that they put in an Apple Store what people actually purchase at an Apple Store." Actually I
FCPX Has Bad Audio by Ken Bennett 10 months ago I'm still new to FCPX but i need a solution to this issue ASAP. Why does all my audio in the FCPX sound so bad I have what I call "hip-ups" or "skips" every few second in the audio during playback. An
Re: FCPX Has Bad Audio by Gerry Fraiberg 10 months ago I have never had a problem with HDV audio imported directly from a Sony Z5 to FCPX, from day one when the software was released.
Wwdc intros APfs File system beta by Tim Maloney 1 year ago From Ars Technica... "APFS looks to be a major update over Apple s old and creaky HFS+ file system, which has been around in one form or another for decades. It has been the subject of expansions and
Re: Wwdc intros APfs File system beta by Oliver Peters 1 year ago Probably not. This has to do with drive formatting, so it might affect how libraries write to drives and therefore might introduce some compatibility issues with old and new libraries. It will also af
New FCPX next week? by Oliver Peters 1 year ago The rumor mill seems to point to next week's WWDC to be a software-oriented event, instead of showcasing new Apple hardware. I wonder if that will include the next version of FCPX http: 9to5mac.com 20
Re: New FCPX next week? by Gerry Fraiberg 1 year ago Funny, I just looked at the calendar this morning and wondered when the next FCPX update would land. That's before I read the 9to5 post.
Keyword to multiple cips by Scott Witthaus 1 year ago Looking around for this When I select a range of clips and use a keyword, it only applies the kw to the last clip. What am I missing EDIT - Found it. Use keyboard short cut. Sorry for the wasted bandw
DigitalHeaven SpeedScriber by Craig Seeman 1 year ago Now this has piqued my interest. Still in beta. Would love to believe this could actually be accurate. DigitalHeaven SpeedScriber http: digitalheavenltd.cmail20.com t ViewEmail y EAA4432C12107AF7 9106
Re: DigitalHeaven SpeedScriber by Martin Baker 1 year ago We only said "surprisingly accurate" because you'll know that automated transcription in the past has been more like "depressingly inaccurate" :-) When you get to try it, you can let us know if you're
Unable To Uninstall SliceX Trial by Gerry Fraiberg 5 years ago I am unable to fully uninstall the trial version of SliceX. After downloading, I immediately noticed erratic behaviour with FCP X. I used the uninstaller, but C2 SliceX is still showing in the Effects
Re: Unable To Uninstall SliceX Trial by Gerry Fraiberg 5 years ago The Crash Reports were not in the specified location, however I went into Console and saved two Final Cut Pro Crash Reports. I've also generated a System Report, which I am sending by email. It's 10:4
Send To Soundtrack Pro by Gerry Fraiberg 12 years ago When I right click on a clip in the timeline and try to select Send To Soundtrack Pro Audio File Project, the selection is grayed out. The only available option is Soundtrack Pro Multitrack Project. B
Re: Send To Soundtrack Pro by Gerry Fraiberg 12 years ago Thanks Joshua. I tried your solution, however, the more I learn, the less I know. I tried applying effects to individual clips, but it appears that effects are applied to the entire soundtrack. Even w
General Error - Media Files Disappeared by Gerry Fraiberg 12 years ago While trying to export a file from FCP5 to Soundtrack Pro, I got a General Error, and then found that 13 media files (video) had vanished leaving only a red slash through the icons in the bin. When I
Voiceover Tool by Gerry Fraiberg 12 years ago Is there any way to monitor incoming audio when using the Voiceover Tool I can hear the countdown beeps and audio tracks in the headphone feed, but not the mic that I am recording with. I know the too
Log & Capture Lockup by Gerry Fraiberg 12 years ago As a recent convert to Mac and Final Cut Pro, I have been introduced to the spinning beach ball. I've been experiencing frequent lockups of FCP5 during Log & Capture. The only way out, of course, is t
Re: Log & Capture Lockup by Gerry Fraiberg 12 years ago Thanks Peter. That sounds like it might be a viable workaround, but it creates a problem for monitoring audio in Log & Capture. I'd have to connect the audio output from the DSR-11 to an external amp