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Resolve 15/Fusion: can a matte created in Fusion be brought into Resolve and used on its color tab???
by Michael McCune 2 weeks ago
Resolve 15 Fusion allows greater flexibility for compositing and keying and has more options in creating masks and mattes. Tutorials online show Fusion selections (the output say, of the Fusion Chroma
Re: Resolve 15/Fusion: can a matte created in Fusion be brought into Resolve and used on its color tab???
by Glenn Sakatch 1 week ago
Unfortunately you are still jumping to a totally different program, designed by a totally different company, so I think we are still several versions away from that type of interactivity. As it stands
Go to next event Shortcut Issue
by Ben Harris 2 weeks ago
Hi, I've been having this problem on and off for some time now and it is really very frustrating. Whenever I use my go to next previous event shortcut it will either go to the top or tail of the entir
Re: Go to next event Shortcut Issue
by Glenn Sakatch 1 week ago
Excuse the question if you are well versed in Avid, but how are you targeting or untargeting the tracks (including audio correct ) I 'm just making sure you understand how that is done. if you have a
connecting AVID and PREMIERE PRO. Editing at the same time
by Ida Hugge 2 weeks ago
Hi, We are two editors for the same project -- One using AVID MC and one using PREMIERE PRO. We can't get the programs to talk. How do we do that The computer that has Premiere on it runs 4K, but the
Re: connecting AVID and PREMIERE PRO. Editing at the same time
by Glenn Sakatch 1 week ago
This is one of the strangest questions I think I've seen posted on the forums over the years. Why would you assume Avid and Premiere should be able to cut the same show at the same time, and talk to e
Symphony Src Segment relationship coloring grabs whole timeline?
by Noel Mackensen 4 weeks ago
Why when Coloring in Symphony does the green SRC Segment (not the BLUE Program segment) sometimes get locked to all the clips in timeline And show the underline bar It should only be that clip A good
Re: Symphony Src Segment relationship coloring grabs whole timeline?
by Glenn Sakatch 4 weeks ago
But isn't a source side color correction supposed to color your entire source clip, no matter how you have cut it up into a segment Glenn
Copying grades across different versions of Resolve
by ziv rom 2 months ago
Alright guys, this is a tricky one. A colorist had done color on 5 episodes of this show I'm coloring, and quit. He had done the color on an already baked version of the videos (not to the raw footage
Re: Copying grades across different versions of Resolve
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
why don't upgrade to a newer version of 14 It probably has some bug fixes over the version you are running. Glenn
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Missing frames
by Ingi Fiev 2 months ago
Hello, The answer is probably very simple. We have footage in dng image sequences with missing frames, it would be okay but Da Vinci won't import the whole shot as ONE sequence, by ignoring the missin
Re: Missing frames
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
You are probably not fooling Resolve by creating a black frame and calling it .dng you might want to instead copy the previous frame, and rename it to the bad frame. You would at some point have to go
Record back spin effect in v.7?
by Christopher Travis 2 months ago
Hello, Pretty self explanatory I think. I've tried vari-fi and reverse from the audio studio effects but neither are quite right. I'm looking for a fast back spin like a DJ rewind. I'm working at a fa
Re: Record back spin effect in v.7?
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
Have you tried a google search ..."record spin sound effect free" comes up with several options. Glenn
assistance for confused new user please
by Alistair Barclay 2 months ago
I am trying to do two things on a frame and a copy of it I am trying to use the commands found in speed change but no mater what I select it is not applied to the selection. i have put breaks in to se
Re: assistance for confused new user please
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
Are you saying you want to apply the attributes of speed change from one shot to another shot Paste attributes is accessible in the edit timeline view. ctrl c to copy, ALT V to paste attributes. Also
Install v.15 without deleting or messing up v.14.3?
by Duke Sweden 2 months ago
I checked the directories and it doesn't differentiate between versions. Will the new version 15 of Resolve overwrite 14.3 Dell XPS 8920 Intel i7 core 7700 build GeForce GTX 1050ti 32 Gigs of RAM 3 72
Re: Install v.15 without deleting or messing up v.14.3?
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
You can usually install two different versions on a mac, but you will have to have separate databases. Windows I don't think there is any way to do it, without a dual boot. (or virtual hard drive) Gle
Closed captioning
by Bob Cole 2 months ago
Does Resolve enable the creation of closed captions Bob C
Re: Closed captioning
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
I read the newest readme looking specifically for comments on captioning. They mix the terms captioning and subtitles pretty liberally when discussing their workflow. Finally at the end it does say th
Picking your brains on vers 15
by Mark Suszko 2 months ago
I've actually postponed my FCPX purchase to try this new version 15 out and see if I like it. But I can't get to downloading it for a little while. So I'm wondering how you users of 14 like this upgra
Re: Picking your brains on vers 15
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
Typical workflow in a post pipeline is VFX before color. Not that you can't send color shots to the vfx house, but its not unheard of to send shots for vfx work before color even starts. Obviously if
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Project Manegement
by Ron German 2 months ago
I m migrating from Premiere Pro 6 to Resolve 14 as a basic user. Project management is different and seems more complicated in Resolve. No problem with that. But my first experiences have driven me cr
Re: Project Manegement
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
When you open your newly imported project, go to the media tab, and look at all the media there. Where does resolve say it "thinks" this media should be living (It should be the same location that it
Tracking a "Mouse Pointer".
by Joakim Kuusemaa 3 months ago
Hi, So I am working on some screencaptures and I am having a hard time with tracking mouse movements. I need to track the mouse so I can attach objects effects to that track so they move with the mous
Re: Tracking a "Mouse Pointer".
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
What applications are you trying it in How fast is the mouse moving. I would guess fusion could make pretty short work of it with a single point tracker. As with everything, you may need to do some ma
Importing gfx and using position tool too make them aligned
by Jean Boland 2 months ago
I ve imported 4 psd files and I need to make them even on the bottom of my page. Usually, the position tool will give me numbers, so I know where to place the gfx so they are even. However, this time
Re: Importing gfx and using position tool too make them aligned
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
Well, the position numbers are going to be based on the center position of your graphic...semi assuming it is perfectly centered on the screen in the original document. If you graphics are all the sam
Avid Version numbers
by Glenn Sakatch 3 months ago
I just went to the Avid website to download an old version (v7.*) to use on a laptop with an old software activation i have in the cupboard, and i was a bit confused by the numbering and dates attache
Re: Avid Version numbers
by Brent Marginet 3 months ago
Avid still supports some of there older versions of software and will occasionaly do updates to address bugs in those versions. I believe that it's related to either older versions that are still in w
Stupid question: Why do I need an Ultrastudio?
by Robin King 3 months ago
I feel like an idiot for asking this and I'm usually pretty smart, but for some reason I just can't figure out what a BMD Ultrastudio actually does ! The blurb talks about being able to play out vario
Re: Stupid question: Why do I need an Ultrastudio?
by Glenn Sakatch 3 months ago
You might not NEED one...but they do serve a purpose. First caveat...you work in Premiere. I don't know how premiere handles I O...I don't use Premiere. If you worked in Avid or Resolve, or I would as
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"Duplicate" a timeline?
by Russ Johnson 3 months ago
Hi, Resolve Studio 14.3. I can't find a simple way to select a timeline in a bin and copy it with all the trims, edits, c.c., filters, etc., so I can make different versions with modifications for the
Re: "Duplicate" a timeline?
by Glenn Sakatch 3 months ago
We have all stared at a drop down menu and said "I'm sure it was right here", or stared right at the correct item, and not been able to read it. That's usually when I say "time to go home" Glenn
Media Composer First - cannot see caption effect
by Neil McFarlane 3 months ago
Hello, I've just installed Media Composer First and read the manual on how to add captions. It says: "The SubCap effect is available from the Caption category in the Effect Palette." When I click on t
Re: Media Composer First - cannot see caption effect
by Glenn Sakatch 3 months ago
Is the manual you are reading specific to MC first, or is it an MC manual I'm surprised the subcap effect would be included in First...its a pretty scaled down version. The comparison chart doesn't sp
Avid to Da Vinci Problem
by Ben Harris 3 months ago
Hi, I was wondering if you might be able to shed some light on a problem which I have been working on trying to fix for some time now but have hit a brick wall. I've been through just about every post
Re: Avid to Da Vinci Problem
by Glenn Sakatch 3 months ago
I believe there are still issues syncing audio in Resolve, and then trying to get a list to show the original wave file name when sent back to the sound house. Avid will not give you an issue here. Gl
Search for the Holy Grail..
by Dave Edwards 3 months ago
Can anyone help me with my search I'm looking for a video format for 4K with Surround Sound for passing files to my customers which can be plugged into a UHD TV and played. I have Avid, Resolve and Ve
Re: Search for the Holy Grail..
by Glenn Sakatch 3 months ago
I guess the question then becomes ...what formats can your tv play, and do those formats support 6 audio channels. Guessing a basic mp4 Glenn
4K (and beyond) workflow for sports shooting
by Kevin Duffey 10 months ago
Hi, I am my kids soccer teams videographer. One of the things that has gotten to be pretty important for kids trying to work towards scholarships is video highlight reels. To make these, we need lots
Re: 4K (and beyond) workflow for sports shooting
by Glenn Sakatch 3 months ago
Bit late to the party, and curious to know how your system worked. Did anyone contribute to your costs Trying to pick and pull all the good bits would take me hours and would end up with probably at l
Fusion 8: rendering cuts the project
by Tom Knight 5 months ago
Fusion 8: I have a project with 500 frames and 25 fps. When I render it in the Saver node (Output Format QicktimeMovies, Compression Animtion), the playhead while rendering reaches a speed of more tha
Re: Fusion 8: rendering cuts the project
by Glenn Sakatch 4 months ago
Glad its working, but I don't think that was the problem. Animation is just a codec...same as H.264 or ProRes. Shouldn't matter if anything was actually "animating" during your flow. Just one of those
Should i split up my hard drive purchases
by Glenn Sakatch 5 months ago
Getting ready to populate an 8 bay Qnap. Looking at either WD gold or Red Pro drives. Is it worth it for me to buy these in batches from different outlets 8 different purchases....2x4 different purcha
Re: Should i split up my hard drive purchases
by Glenn Sakatch 5 months ago
Thanks Bob Glenn
NAS / DAS or SAN for Small Studio
by Armando Jones 2 years ago
Hello all, This question might come up a few times in different variations so please excuse that but here we go. So i m setting up a small production outfit, the main viewing editing bays will be spli
Re: NAS / DAS or SAN for Small Studio
by Glenn Sakatch 6 months ago
actually it looks like the non thunderbolt version is also non 10g without buying a separate card anyway, which puts the price up to the thunderbolt version. Glenn
DeckLink Mini Monitor, audio but no Video
by Joe Murray 8 months ago
Hi I'm climbing the walls here my new DeckLink Mini Monitor has audio but no Video. I'm reinstalled the softwear several time. Tried it in different PCIe slots. Tried different HDMI cable and inputs o
Re: DeckLink Mini Monitor, audio but no Video
by Glenn Sakatch 8 months ago
check if you are working at 23.976 p or 23.976 psf. Depending on the interface, and where you are calling up the setting, this could trip you up. Glenn
Fusion 9: cannot save a composition: recognized problem???
by Michael McCune 9 months ago
Fusion 9 here does not seem to want to save compositions, though otherwise seems to operate normally. Uninstalled, reinstalled, verified drives and Preferences Path names: but no joy. Renders and Save
Re: Fusion 9: cannot save a composition: recognized problem???
by Glenn Sakatch 9 months ago
Did you uninstall fusion 8 I had a few issues with 9, (saving was one of them) Then realized that both 8 and 9 were on the system. Uninstalled 8 and 9, deleted all the user items (as per another post
Playback isn't smooth and can't figure out best export setting
by Terry Leahy 12 months ago
Hi Y'all! I recently switched from Mac back to Windows so I could get 8GB of GPU where my iMac had only 2GB. 3.7 GHz processor and 8 gb of Ram (upgrading shortly). So on paper it should be much better
Re: Playback isn't smooth and can't figure out best export setting
by Glenn Sakatch 10 months ago
While 8 gbs of GPU should help out, you are still not really sitting on a build made for 4k...especially 4k Raw. The type of 4k will have a huge effect on playback. (R3ds vs mxf) Hard drive speed is a
Is fusion the right tool to do this? Put moving animal into new background scene.
by Larry Watts 10 months ago
I need to cut out a bear from some footage and composite it into another setting. 1. The camera is panning with the bear. 2. The new setting will be snow while the original is on grass 3. Need to remo
Re: Is fusion the right tool to do this? Put moving animal into new background scene.
by Glenn Sakatch 10 months ago
Fusion should be able to do it, but be warned, it sounds like you are in for some heavy duty rotoscoping to remove the bear from the original scene and comp it into the new bg. Depending on how much g
First timer newbie node question
by marc whitt 12 months ago
Hello.. So brand brand new to Fusion. Just cracked the software did a few tutorials on YT. Just trying to wrap my head around nodes. On this messing around attempt I wanted to add a swirling mist over
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Re: First timer newbie node question
by Glenn Sakatch 10 months ago
One of the first things anyone who is learning Fusion needs to learn is the color coding of the triangle inputs. It seems very simple now (years later) but I do remember my first few runs in fusion no
export location
by Glenn Sakatch 1 year ago
Having trouble figuring out how to set a location for my file exports in smoke. Automatically seems to go to where one of my sources is coming from, but can I not change to a new output directory Glen
How much to charge
by Hugo Rodriguez 1 year ago
Hello, Creative Cows... I have the following situation: I have been asked for an estimate to shot several videos for a new restaurant. 5 of those videos are in the style of those fast paced social med
Re: How much to charge
by Glenn Sakatch 1 year ago
Nobody is going to tell you what to charge. (Nobody should either) This is a business that you run. What are your costs What is your day rate What is your experience How much time are you budgeting to
News: Avid Releases New, Enhanced Versions of Popular Editing Tools for Powering Faster, More Efficient Production Workflows
by Cow News Droid 1 year ago
New versions of PhraseFind and ScriptSync options for Avid Media Composer give video editing professionals new levels of production creativity and workflow efficiency (Burlington, MA--February 22, 201
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Re: News: Avid Releases New, Enhanced Versions of Popular Editing Tools for Powering Faster, More Efficient Production Workflows
by Glenn Sakatch 1 year ago
I love how one of the biggest updates to Avid in years, is not covered by our yearly maintanence payments. Well done Avid! Glenn
order of hookup for 10 g
by Glenn Sakatch 1 year ago
I'm trying to understand the order of how components can be hooked together in a 10g situation (just 2 computers) and at what point adding a device to the mix becomes a "time for a switch and server"
Re: order of hookup for 10 g
by Glenn Sakatch 1 year ago
Thanks for all that Bob, i know it was a bit of a mess of questions. I think the qnap will be my solution. I hadn't heard of Indistore, i'll have to look into that. Like i said, its just me, and i don
Does Fusion do multi-camera projection mapping?
by Blase Theodore 2 years ago
Googled the heck out of this, and couldn't find a good answer. I'm considering switching over to Fusion because of its Resolve connectivity, but I need to ensure a critical feature before I do: In nuk
Re: Does Fusion do multi-camera projection mapping?
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
I guess it depends on your tree build. AFAIK, you can only have 1 projection source linked to any projection camera, but i see no reason you can't combine shots together further down the pipeline. If
Exporting tracking data from a PC to a Mac. (ANSWERED)
by Jim Miller 2 years ago
I have Syntheyes Intro installed on a Windows 7 machine, and Blender and After Effects installed on a Mac. I read on the Syntheyes Home page that tracking data can be exported to different systems and
Re: Exporting tracking data from a PC to a Mac. (ANSWERED)
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
Check your license agreement, you may be able to install in on both machines, under 1 license. There is a section on 1 owner, two machines, and the situation in which you can have it on both machines.
Controlling spotlights color with an input?
by Judd Albrecht 2 years ago
I'm looking to control the color of a spotlight dynamically. I want to use a solid color, let say red and plug that into the spot light so if I change the color of the solid to blue the spotlights col
Re: Controlling spotlights color with an input?
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
Total half ass'd answer, cause i can't really tell you how to do it, but i recently saw an old eyeon tutorial where Eric mapped (with an expression) the rgb value from one item onto a second item. (i
Thoughts on Fusion from Blackmagic Design
by Ryan Schwalm 2 years ago
Hi everyone, was curious to hear about what Blackmagic Design Fusion is like and how it holds up to applications like After Effects. Have only every had experience working with AE but have been using
Re: Thoughts on Fusion from Blackmagic Design
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
Fusion is an excellent program. It has a track record that goes back much further than Blackmagic buying and selling it. If you are coming from AE, be prepared for a bit of a learning curve. It has a
Premiere to Resolve, incorrect timecodes.
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
(This is a cross post from Resolve, hoping someone in Premiere land has some ideas) I am an Avid editor, and do a ton of back and forth from Avid to Resolve. My workflow is solid. I own Premiere Pro C
Re: Premiere to Resolve, incorrect timecodes.
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
I haven't. That's a good idea. Might be the easiest way to see what numbers are being spit out. Glenn
Need to lengthen a clip in the middle of video without cutting or trimming time of other clips, how do I do this?
by Krista Hoffmaster 2 years ago
I am new to Premiere Pro CS6 and I need to lengthen a clip in the middle of my video. I am not a pro yet, so I was wondering if there was a tool that would do this without trimming the time of the oth
Re: Need to lengthen a clip in the middle of video without cutting or trimming time of other clips, how do I do this?
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
Sure, take a simple editing function question and turn it into a sales pitch!!! Glenn
how to create beer foam in after effects
by Himanshu Sood 2 years ago
i want to create similar effects in side of After effects, link is following https: play.google.com store apps details id=com.hottrix.ibeerfree&hl=en i will really appreciate if you guys help
Re: how to create beer foam in after effects
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
might be my favourite post of all time! Glenn
Basic BM Conversion Set-up Going 23.98 > 59.94
by Joshua Martelli 3 years ago
Hey guys, In a nutshell I'm looking for some help advice on a basic standards conversion set-up. We shoot RED 23.98 and edit Premiere almost exclusively and most of our delivery is to web. However we'
Re: Basic BM Conversion Set-up Going 23.98 > 59.94
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
I can't speak to the workflow in Premiere, but typically when I cut for broadcast (in Avid), you cut your 23.98 sequence, and create a master file of that. In todays world you should have a 23.98 mast
Fusion and finishing
by David Mathis 3 years ago
Just started getting to know Fusion some more. After thinking about it, this might be my tool of choice for finishing. It has nothing to do with subscription only, please leave those comments out of t
Re: Fusion and finishing
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
Fusion is great at single shots, but that isn't what we would typically call a finishing box. I use a combination of Avid DS, Media Composer, Resolve, Mocha, and Fusion for most of my projects. Not al
Re: No pay! K-pop inspired group looking for video editor
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
Hi Callie, your project sounds quite interesting to me. I understand you have no funds for an editor, and I certainly couldn't commit full time to your project, but I would love to help out with a cou
Non used audio tracks with Hyper Deck Studio.....
by Ted Snow 3 years ago
I recently did a 3 camera shoot using an ATEM television studio unit. Our audio (wireless mics, etc.) Went into a Behringer Euro Rack line mixer then into a Behringer Ultra Match Pro converter and fro
Re: Non used audio tracks with Hyper Deck Studio.....
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
I don't think so. Been fighting with this for a few years now. I've tried opening the quicktime in a third party program and deleting the audio tracks, but it still comes into my box with all the orig
Blackmagic Intensity and Kona LH in same Mac?
by Rich Rubasch 3 years ago
Can you run a Kona LH and an Intensity 4k in the same MacPro tower Do you have to uninstall the control panel drivers of one to run the other Anyone doing this Rich Rubasch Tilt Media Inc. Video Produ
Re: Blackmagic Intensity and Kona LH in same Mac?
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
not quite the same, but I'm doing it on a PC Glenn
Real-time remote video editing with BMD Intensity Pro?
by Jonathan Hensley 4 years ago
I don't think there is a way to do this, but this would be an awesome feature if BMD would implement it in their drivers. Someone please tell me though if there is a way to do this. I use a service ca
Re: Real-time remote video editing with BMD Intensity Pro?
by Glenn Sakatch 4 years ago
Here is a discussion about my setup from a couple of weeks ago. I'm sure it could be modified for different hardware, but using the same box to edit and stream on would be difficult as you are going t
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