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Missing clips - Avid AAF
by Kristian Skogen 1 day ago
Hi, I was just about to start working on the third episode of a show I'm grading in Resolve. As I've done with the first two episodes (and hundreds of different episodes before), I flattened all multi
Re: Missing clips - Avid AAF
by Glenn Sakatch 8 hours ago
when clips cant be found, but i know they are there, the first thing i check is the frame rate, and timecodes, and reel names. You didn't say what you were cutting in. Avid is usually really good with
Update medias
by tom soel 1 day ago
Hi, Sorry if this is a noob question but I can't find the way to refresh in the media pool a jpg media that had been updated in photoshop. The only way I found was to restart Resolve. Is there a way t
Re: Update medias
by Glenn Sakatch 8 hours ago
you can also try clicking on the " ... " tab, and select show all frames, or something like that,not in front of my computer right now. Glenn
First timer newbie node question
by marc whitt 2 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 1 week 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
Speed effect or motion effect export
by Neil Sadwelkar 2 weeks ago
When exporting shots from a Resolve timeline for VFX (export to OpenEXR) we are sometimes asked to export without the speed applied and sometime with an applied (committed) speed. For instance, a clip
Re: Speed effect or motion effect export
by Glenn Sakatch 1 week ago
The other method would be to export the clip as a "single clip" instead of "individual clips" in the delivery tab. This would avoid the compound clip stage, but you still need to do them 1 by 1, and I
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Avid MC Export Settings freezes
by Andrea Gatopoulos 3 weeks ago
Hello and nice to meet you all. I have just subscribed to this forum which I have always found helpful even if I have never got in. I recently bought Avid Media Composer because I felt that it was tim
Re: Avid MC Export Settings freezes
by Glenn Sakatch 3 weeks ago
First guess is your 128 ssd is your OS drive Is it pretty much jam packed Possible Avid is having issues moving temp files around. I love using ssds, but i always have issues with anything less than 5
Consolidating and Transcodes
by Chip Hess 3 weeks ago
Here is one that threw us. I was working on a sequence here all clips are AMA linked. They all reside on the same drive. I then brought in some material from a previous project, sourced from another d
Re: Consolidating and Transcodes
by Glenn Sakatch 3 weeks ago
A lot of people assume consolidating media will simply copy everything over to the drive of their choosing (putting it into an Avid MediaFiles folder structure. Depending on the source media, Avid wil
Originally worked in DNxHD36, trying to reconnect to DNxHD175 now
by Nina Tenny 1 month ago
We're a feature length production and originally we were working with clips that were transcoded to DNxHD36. Now we're in post and the directors would like us to work in higher resolution, so we've tr
Re: Originally worked in DNxHD36, trying to reconnect to DNxHD175 now
by Glenn Sakatch 1 month ago
Ya, try moving your 36 media out of the Avid MediaFiles structure, leaving only the 175. Avid will usually try and use what it can find. If some is online, and some is offline, then its time to isolat
Ensure the Red Camera Proxy in Avid Workflow
by Niclas Werres 1 month ago
Hello everyone, I have an easy question for all you Avid Users out ther (or so I hope). In a month we start shooting a new project and our editor wants to cut in Avid. I have experience with Adobe Pre
Re: Ensure the Red Camera Proxy in Avid Workflow
by Glenn Sakatch 1 month ago
Your plan looks pretty good. I don't know off the top of my head if the dnx media created by the camera can simply drop into an avid folder, or if you will have to wash it. That should be a pretty eas
Avid closed captioning export MXF OPIa file for PBS
by Don Scioli 1 month ago
I'm sure this has been covered but as an FCPX user, I need to send a documentary to PBS with closed captioning in a MXK OPIa file and this cannot be done with FCPX or Compressor. I have Avid MC 8.4.4
Re: Avid closed captioning export MXF OPIa file for PBS
by Glenn Sakatch 1 month ago
the basic import should work. I can't remember when .scc import was brought in, but i thought it was before 8.4. You might want to check the caption file. I think it has to be 59.94 or 29.97 for Avid
Relinking subclips to new master file
by Mary Kerr 1 month ago
Hi, Humble newbie here I am working as an AE for a mostly archival-footage documentary. I imported a 90-minute .mov file, and made 20-30 subclips, but turns out the original file was slightly corrupt.
Re: Relinking subclips to new master file
by Glenn Sakatch 1 month ago
Your running time shouldn't be the same, as was pointed out , because of the different frame rates. You can try taking the the mp4 into a 59.94 project, and output it, as a quicktime, with the proper
Media Creation setup and General temp setting
by Kenneth Maultsby 1 month ago
Just install 8.8.5 today and would like some suggestions on setting up my hard drives and SDD's for the best performance in Media Creation settings. This is my setup. C:\ 500 Mb SSD for programs
Re: Media Creation setup and General temp setting
by Glenn Sakatch 1 month ago
Assuming you mean 500 gigs and 120 gigs for those last 2 ssds. On paper this looks fine, but in a realistic workflow I think you might find it gets a bit tiresome always having to check and double che
R14 - Maximum size for still images
by Tobias Heilmann-Schuricht 2 months ago
I am trying to bring in a jpeg with the size of 32000 x 1080 pix. This crashes the project. So I cut that image in half and brought it in as a PNG 16000 x 1080. This doesn't crash the project but show
Re: R14 - Maximum size for still images
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
What size is your sequence If you are trying to do a pan and scan on the still, maybe look at building it in fusion first and exporting a QT. If you are just trying to fit to frame, maybe resize it in
FCPX to MC
by Nick Hrycyk 2 months ago
I've been asked to 'finish' an hour doc once the rough cut (director) is done. Besides the fact I would only have 5 days to tweek, color, mix and fix the whole thing. Rough cut being done in FCPX, wha
Re: FCPX to MC
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
Remember, you might be able to get a list out of Resolve to Avid to build the sequence, but you will not be getting all the bin information and organization, so you will pretty much have to rebuild th
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roundtrip from premiere - how to force resolve to link to render files
by alius sato 2 months ago
roundtrip from premiere - how to force resolve to link to render NOT source files cc 2017 12.5. yes, it's the first time i'm doing this - please walk me through if there's a workflow that could do thi
Re: roundtrip from premiere - how to force resolve to link to render files
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
I think you will find adding your own dissolve in the color version where an original dissolve happens is pretty much seamless, as long as you match the speed of the original dissolve. (color the outg
Proper workflow for Avid project from Pro-Res proxies ?
by Nina Lucia 2 months ago
So I'm starting up a project that was shot on Red and the DIT synced the pic and audio in Resolve and then made Pro-Res proxies. The proxies have all the audio tracks on them. Except for the first day
Re: Proper workflow for Avid project from Pro-Res proxies ?
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
You will know fast import is working right away. It is waaaay faster, and actually says "fast importing clip..." There are a few restrictions for it to work. The codec you are importing has to be on t
Vertical Wipe transition for DaVinci Resolve 12.5
by Allen Zagel 2 months ago
Where can I find a Vertical Wipe transition for DaVinci Resolve 12.5. I need it for an easy way to animate a map showing a route. The wipe in Resolve is horizontal. I don't see how can change that one
Re: Vertical Wipe transition for DaVinci Resolve 12.5
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
you could put the clean map on V1, the map with the line on V2, add an alpha output on V2, and animate a power window to expose the line on V2. This would allow a much more dynamic line to be drawn. G
Problems with LUT being read in Resolve to Avid Workflow
by Scott Clements 2 months ago
Hi, Guys. I'm trying to transcode Arri Mini rushes in Resolve with the built in Arri Log C to rec 709 LUT, and then bring them into Avid. However, these transcodes do not look the same as the original
Re: Problems with LUT being read in Resolve to Avid Workflow
by Glenn Sakatch 2 months ago
It gets very confusing with all the transformations you are going through to totally follow along. So you are taking a file that probably should be tagged as full levels into resolve, and you are outp
export location
by Glenn Sakatch 4 months 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 4 months 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 4 months 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 6 months 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 6 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 9 months 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 8 months 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 11 months 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 10 months 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 10 months 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 10 months 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago
might be my favourite post of all time! Glenn
Can Fusion particle system be used to generate light saber effect?
by tony lewis 2 years ago
In the current Star Wars film, the bad guy has a light saber that gives off sparks and other energy effects. Can this be done in Fusion 8's particle system for a light source that is 2 D and static
Re: Can Fusion particle system be used to generate light saber effect?
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
If you are looking for the Fusion particle system to work as a plug in (apply it to your light source, and magically do something) then no. The particle system is quite powerful, but you will have to
Navigating Fusion8
by Alan Lacey 2 years ago
I'm just starting to get into Fusion (love it!) and being a Wacom Tablet user would much prefer to use that rather than the mouse. Can I ask tablet users how they've configured it to navigate the 2D a
Re: Navigating Fusion8
by Glenn Sakatch 2 years ago
You need to map the middle mouse button to your pen. I'm not in front of mine right now, but I think I have the middle mouse button as the upper portion of the toggle button on the pen. Then the left
Basic BM Conversion Set-up Going 23.98 > 59.94
by Joshua Martelli 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 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
New Thunderbolt Add-on option for Hp Z820
by Dave Helmly 4 years ago
Just a heads up that HP finally announced their Z820 Thunderbolt add-on board. I've been testing it for a while and it works as expected. I tested the new Zbook Workstation Laptop with Thunderbolt alo
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Re: New Thunderbolt Add-on option for Hp Z820
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
Hi Dave, i'm having trouble finding much info on this, hoping you might be able to help. I'm stuck trying to get this card to work. I get the thunderbolt icon in the bottom right corner, id'ing my dri
HyperDeck Studio TimeCode issues with Premier CC
by Jud Archer 3 years ago
I need to lay off from a Premier timeline to the HyperDeck Studio Pro 2 with matching time-code from the Premier timeline. In other words the old fashion "crash record" and "jam sync " time-code to in
Re: HyperDeck Studio TimeCode issues with Premier CC
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
I don't know about premiere, but i'm pretty sure the only way you will get timecode out of Avid is with an XLR cable, and a Nitris box. Glenn
What systems & Software can you edit footage from BM 4K camera
by Darren Kelly 3 years ago
The company I work for is considering purchasing this camera, and we are wondering what systems and software you can edit this footage on. Can you use a PC If so, what software Can you use a Mac If so
Re: What systems & Software can you edit footage from BM 4K camera
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
I think that compatibility matrix would depend on what you are shooting. If you are recording some prores version of the camera, or shooting then transcoding, then sure, compatibility is fine...but i
50 inch Flanders
by Glenn Sakatch 3 years ago
Just wondering if anyone has the 50inch Flanders LCD monitor. I'm looking for a new monitor for the colour suite, and would like to go with a 50 inch for clients sitting behind me. Unfortunately, you
Re: 50 inch Flanders
by Bram Desmet 3 years ago
Not the independent third party feedback you are looking for, but if you are using the CM500TD for television or web deliverables it should meet your needs. I would not suggest it if the bulk of your
Need to capture timecode from tape and have it match the TC in the captured file.
by Steve Garman 4 years ago
I have a BlackMagic multibridge eclipse running with FCP Studio3 on a MacPro. I m capturing BetaSP footage from a Sony Digibeta Deck via SDI and deck control via RS-422 through my Elcipse. My client w
Re: Need to capture timecode from tape and have it match the TC in the captured file.
by Glenn Sakatch 4 years ago
As long as you are using SDI as your source, and your project is set to the correct frame rate. (SD 29.97 if you are in NTSC land)you should be getting timecode as well. When you shuttle the deck arou
Video capture onto MacBook Pro
by Miguel Sotto 4 years ago
I have a Blackmagic pocket cinema camera and I want to record the prores (or maybe even raw) video stream onto a MacBook Pro 15inch with a 2.6 GHz quad core intel i7 with 16gb of ram and 1tb of PCIe b
Re: Video capture onto MacBook Pro
by Glenn Sakatch 4 years ago
First order of business will probably be to buy an HDMI I O device. Intesity shuttle I don't use the device, and i don't typically capture through Resolve (if that is what you are thinking) so i can't
LTFS Mounting
by Jorge Bernal 4 years ago
Hi, I literrally just received and put together a brand new Quantum LTO-6 Tape drive. I am running on an iMac with Mountain Lion and using Sonnet Tech's Echo Express SE Thunderbolt chassis with an ATT
Re: LTFS Mounting
by Glenn Sakatch 4 years ago
Nevermind. Fell into the trap of trying the drivers that came with the device. Downloaded new drivers from the ATTO site, and all seems to be working. Wish companies would stop sending driver discs. T
Wanted to Produce HD videos
by Arlene Willems 6 years ago
System : Windows 7 (64-bit Operating System) Processor : Intel Core i7 CPU Q 720 @ 1.60GHz Editing Software : Adobe Premiere CS5 Authoring Tool : Adobe Encore CS5 Camera : Sony HDR-AX2000 Video Format
Re: Wanted to Produce HD videos
by Glenn Sakatch 6 years ago
Build your timeline in Premiere at your cameras native resolution...save the project. Open Encore and "import as timeline" Work your way to your premiere project and select it. If there is more than 1
start timecode
by Glenn Sakatch 6 years ago
Is there a way of setting the start time code of a sequence My broadcast shows typically start at 1 hour or 10 hours, depending on the broadcaster..premiere wants to start at 0 hours Glenn
Re: start timecode
by Glenn Sakatch 6 years ago
Found it, thanks. Glenn
Recording VO using the audio mixer
by Thomas Imbrigiotta 6 years ago
I'm a long time FCP editor who'd hedging his bets by also learning Adobe Premiere Pro. I haven't found the transition too difficult but there's one thing I can't figure out: How to properly record VO
Re: Recording VO using the audio mixer
by Glenn Sakatch 6 years ago
can't help too much with your setup, but i can tell you that i went through a similar issue 2 weeks ago. I had to capture analog video and audio into the box. I ran the audio through my mixer, and out
Keeping Captures organized
by Glenn Sakatch 6 years ago
Hi all, i am coming into Premiere Pro (5.5) from years on Avid and Final Cut. Just playing with some capture settings, and wondering about keeping my capture scratch folder organized. In Avid, it does
Re: Keeping Captures organized
by Glenn Sakatch 6 years ago
Since i'm on a raid system, and my projects default to a different drive...If i create the project on the raid, will the captures then stay organized within that project folder on the raid Glenn
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