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Can you replace a Motion Graphics Template and have all the graphics made with the old one update?
by Jeff Coleman 3 months ago
Had to make a tweak to a mogrt file created via After Effects and employed in Premiere Pro like 12 times. When I make a new mogrt file in AE, it replaces the old one. Good. When I look at the graphics
Re: Can you replace a Motion Graphics Template and have all the graphics made with the old one update?
by Jeff Coleman 3 months ago
Answered my own question. YES. As of Pr 12.1 Ae 15.1 Ae mogrts that have been used in a Pr sequence can be replaced with a new version of the template by alt opt dragging an updated version onto an ex
How do you layout 11x17 with horizontal fold?
by Jeff Coleman 2 years ago
First time "designer" I am creating a 11x17 horizontally folded photo brochure from one piece of paper. SETUP - I've created a document 11" wide x 17" height, 2 pages, non-facing PAGES - So I'm design
Re: How do you layout 11x17 with horizontal fold?
by Kalleheikki Kannisto 2 years ago
If you are far along this project, you could do it so that you rotate the back page content in InDesign, so that half the page content is upside down. Probably easiest solution in this case. Generally
What it takes to edit an SNL short
by greg janza 2 years ago
I've been a huge fan of the SNL shorts for many years not only because they are consistently hilarious but also because the production values are extremely high for films that have to come together in
Re: What it takes to edit an SNL short
by greg janza 2 years ago
Shane Ross "You know what else it takes to edit an SNL short Being hired by SNL... " 20 years ago that would've been very exciting. Today, not so much. But I do respect the work. I Hate Television. I
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iPad movie plays in QT Player but won't import
by Jeff Coleman 2 years ago
Pro 2017 Created movies from 2017 iPad Pro 4K 30fps All the movies play in QT Player X, but movies greater than 3GB won't import. Media Encoder produces corrupt file message. Any suggestions.
Re: iPad movie plays in QT Player but won't import SOLVED
by Jeff Coleman 2 years ago
SOLVED (I think) I made another recording with the FiLMiC Pro app. I turned off the Enable Time Code Track feature under the app s CMS menu setting. The resultant movie (while still grayed out in the
c300mkII XAVCHD vs. Atomos Shogun ProRes 422
by Matt Campbell 2 years ago
c300mkII 160mbps XAVCHD vs. ProRes 422 147mbps off Atomos Shogun. Is it even worth it to use an external recorder like the Atomos Shogun to record ProRes 422 or 422HQ from a camera like this My findin
Re: c300mkII XAVCHD vs. Atomos Shogun ProRes 422
by Shane Ross 2 years ago
Ah, the new Canon codec, pardon me. Well, can your machine handle the camera native GOP files That's what you need to consider. ProRes is easier to deal with that GOP formats...less (well, no) decodin
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Export crash with project
by Patrick Morrow 2 years ago
We have tried everything with a certain timeline as it will not export, any other ideas We have tried permissions, cache, new project timeline, different codec. It just quits Premier and gives no erro
Re: Export crash with project
by Jeff Coleman 2 years ago
Not sure. What OS and Premiere version Can Premiere export anything, such as a different one-clip timeline in a different project If not, then perhaps it's not a sequence project media issue. If it ca
Major corrupton issue, project files won't play back or close.
by Elaine Shue 2 years ago
I am tearing my hair out big time--if anyone has any ideas on this I would really appreciate hearing them. Starting this afternoon, Premiere Pro 2017.1 (on a Windows 10 HP ZBook workstation) started d
Re: Major corrupton issue, project files won't play back or close.
by Jeff Coleman 2 years ago
I'm not a Windows user. Perhaps this article would be helpful: http: www.mediacollege.com adobe premiere pro troubleshooter corrupt-project.html
Proxy Sequence Settings (Frame Size) Premiere?
by Erin Smith 2 years ago
I understand the proxy workflow, but I have not seen a definitive answer on this: Should my sequence settings (frame size) match my proxy or online media I understand that I would "set to frame size"
Re: Proxy Sequence Settings (Frame Size) Premiere?
by Jeff Coleman 2 years ago
Neither. Your sequence settings should be the size of your final master movie. If you don't know it, make an informed estimate. (FWIW: Last proxy workflow project I had 4K source, but was finishing in
Hey Adobe, here's an idea
by Duke Sweden 3 years ago
Why don't you create your own video player software Once again VLC, which is the best player by far, is messing up again. My videos look terrible, all ragged with bad color, after it was working beaut
Re: Hey Adobe, here's an idea
by Tero Ahlfors 3 years ago
Duke Sweden "Scratch installed, but there's no executable file" c: program files assimilate bin64 assimilator.exe
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PProCC 2015 - Where are the plug-ins in Mac OS?
by Jeff Coleman 4 years ago
I'm trying to troubleshoot and wanted to disable the plug-ins in the app in case they were causing some sort of conflict. Where do I find them CC2015.2 (9.20 (41) Build) OS 10.11.5 Late 2013 Mac Pro B
Re: PProCC 2015 - Where are the plug-ins in Mac OS?
by Vince Becquiot 4 years ago
Hi Jeff, Most will be in Library Application Support Adobe Common Plug-ins 7.0 MediaCore Vince Becquiot Indigo Live Kaptis Media San Francisco Bay Area
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Illustrator pattern tile problem in After Effects
by Jeff Coleman 5 years ago
Created an illustration using patterns in Illustrator (18.1.1). Looks great in Illustrator even when scaled up tremendously. When imported into After Effects (CC 2014) and especially when scaled up a
Re: Illustrator pattern tile problem in After Effects
by Jeff Coleman 5 years ago
Several associates have reproduced this tile pattern anomaly on various Mac systems. So I don't think it's some sort of configuration, setting, plug-in, or operator error. BTW: CC 2015 produced the sa
.mov looks crazy when trying to use in media encoder
by Leo Thom 5 years ago
I've been given a whole load of .mov files by someone and I need to use media encoder to convert to .avi so that I can run this deflicker filter - http: www.compression.ru video deflicker index_en.htm
Re: .mov looks crazy when trying to use in media encoder
by Jeff Coleman 5 years ago
I'm on a Mac so I can't help directly. Perhaps the following is helpful: 1. Downloaded the above file from your link and it plays fine. I am able to convert that file to other formats without errors.
AME AVC mp4s don't display first frame in QT Player 7 - funky behavior not seen in QT Player X
by Jeff Coleman 5 years ago
I've compressed an mp4 H.264 AVC file in AME. The video looks great especially compared to the same bitrate and size of the Squeeze Main Concept equivalent (and I do mean WAAAAAY better). However, whe
Re: AME AVC mp4s don't display first frame in QT Player 7 - funky behavior not seen in QT Player X
by Ryan Holmes 5 years ago
Sounds more like a problem with QT. Have you played the file in any other media players - MPEG Streamclip, VLC, Flip player, Cineplay (an iOS media player), etc. I don't trust QT7 for too many things.
What is your AME work around for appending output filenames?
by Jeff Coleman 5 years ago
I've just made this feature request, but was wondering what the community does in lieu of this implementation "When creating a preset I want to append the output filename. I'd like a menu option that
ProRes4444 not working in Templates
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
Motion 4.0.3 Lion 10.7.4 When I have a ProRes4444 file in my HD 1920x1080 Motion project, it does not function properly in the template I pass on to FCP (7.0.4). It looks just fine in the Motion proje
23.98 to 29.97 timing question
by Lee Warner 9 years ago
After a lifetime of cutting with 29.97, I am embarking on my first 23.98 long form project. Footage is all XDCAMHD and EX 23.98. I am planning on going the route of converting the frame rate in compre
Re: 23.98 to 29.97 timing question
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
Jeremy, Genius. The slug thing didn't work for me, but something very similar did thanks to you: 1. Create an entire 29.97 df sequence of slug for say for an hour (TC start should match TC start of 23
FCP waveform not ligning up with sound
by Patryk Rebisz 8 years ago
I'm trying to line up long audio (1h long) with six Canon 7D clips (about 10 min in length) - yet it seems that the waveform spike of the clap on the audio file is not lining up with the sound of the
Re: FCP waveform not ligning up with sound
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
If you created Timeline sequences in Vegas and FCP with nothing but the secondary external audio, how long are those sequences Are they the same length What if you do the same with the 7D footage
24p clip in FCP7 not matching QT Player
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
I captured clip using 24p (NOT 23.98) capture setting (AJA Kona LHi, ProRes, HDCam F500, FCP7). It has bloop light and sound. In QT Player 7.6.6, 49 frames into the clip the Bloop light is lit when au
Re: 24p clip in FCP7 not matching QT Player
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
Rafael F900 makes 24p. F500 plays it back. (I believe the recording is psf, but the image is p.) I'll double check that as it is a unique configuration for me. Thank you. Joseph Double system sound, v
Moving Avid Project to Final Cut Pro?
by Khoren Mirzakhanian 8 years ago
Hey everyone, Ive hit a roadblock on trying to understand what is the best way of moving an Avid Project to Final Cut Pro. Not just an avid sequence, but also all media that was digitized or imported.
Re: Moving Avid Project to Final Cut Pro?
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
You exported the raw clip sequences using Automatic Duck from AVID. You opened those sequences in FCP. But how did you get playable media into FCP
Export log markers to a text file
by Nathan Rittenhouse 12 years ago
I am working with some interview footage that I have marked-up extensively at the clip level (i.e. not in a sequence yet) using generic comment markers (not compression or chapter) to help me find my
Re: Exporting Markers to Excel
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
Hmmm. Maybe I'm overlooking something here but would this do what you need 1. Since you already have markers. Create subclips out of the markers (Command + U) 2. Put all the subclips in a separate bin
Color Management in Motion 4: How?
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
I have a client's graphic in .psd with a sRGB blue of r=110 g=153 b=212 It looks good in Photoshop in sRGB mode that it was created in. It matches their web color that I see in my Safari browser. OK.
Re: Color Management in Motion 4: How?
by Jeff Coleman 8 years ago
Excellent response. THAAAAAAAAAAAAANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! MOTION: -Made my gamma in Motion 2.22 just because that setting seemed to match the blue the best. -Color coordinate indicator was on, but it r
Is it better to shoot in 24 FPS and convert to 30 FPS.... or vice versa??
by Steve Bralver 9 years ago
I am shooting a commercial this weekend. The station that will air the spot wants it in 29.97 FPS. However, I have always shot at 23.98 FPS. My director reel is extremely important to me and everythin
Re: Is it better to shoot in 24 FPS and convert to 30 FPS.... or vice versa??
by Jeff Coleman 9 years ago
With what are you shooting i.e., what's your acquisition media
Want to keep HDCam 29.97psf uprezes as progressive in sequence with AJA Kona LHi
by Jeff Coleman 9 years ago
FCP 7 Kona LHi HDW-F500 I've finished my offline in SD anamorphic and now am trying to uprez my sequence to HD. I've media managed to a 1080i sequence preset. But when I capture the 29.97psf material
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Re: Want to keep HDCam 29.97psf uprezes as progressive in sequence with AJA Kona LHi
by Joseph Owens 9 years ago
To be honest, there isn't much difference between interlaced and PsF, other than the temporal displacement between fields. The reality is that FCP deals with segmented frame exactly the same way it do
Newbie Qs Duplicate Pose, Straight On Camera
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
How do you copy or duplicate a Pose Can I copy a Pose from one track and paste to another Can I copy a transition from one track and paste to another When setting up a roll, how do I get the camera to
Re: Newbie Qs Duplicate Pose, Straight On Camera
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
"go to where you want to paste the pose animation on the timeline, and select "Append Preset" from the Object Animations menu" I go to where I want to paste the pose on the timeline, and select "Appen
Motion will not show alpha in my 4444 file, I'm frustrated by motion....
by Helge Tjelta 10 years ago
The thing is, it seems to work on my MBP, but when opening the same project on my big MacPro, with ATI 4870 CARD, the alpha will not work at all. I get an almost black background. No matter how I try
Re: Motion will not show alpha in my 4444 file, I'm frustrated by motion....
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
Helge Tjelta "My ProRes 4444 file only shows alpha tranparency when canvas is set to best and NOT normal...!" Thank you for that tip. MacBookPro 2.6 GHz Core 2 Duo Running FCS 3 OS 10.5.8 QT Player 7
FCP 6 ProRes Export Produces Gamma Jumps in QT Player
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
MacPro (Fall '07) 10.5.8 8GBs RAM FCP 6.0.6 QT Player 7.6.4 7.6.6 Edited ProRes 422 timeline and exported quicktime movie via File Export QuickTime Movie. When I play the movie back in QT Player (7.6.
Re: FCP 6 ProRes Export Produces Gamma Jumps in QT Player
by Neil Sadwelkar 10 years ago
I've observed this in FCP 6.0.x. With an HD 1080p24 ProRes sequence with subtitles. It would jump in brightness in this sections that subtitles. Strangely, the exported QT showed these artifacts withi
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Canon EOS E1 Plugin?
by Brian DeViteri 10 years ago
Saw this posted in the news today, but there's no listing for the E1 software anywhere on the Apple link. Anyone know where to get this Anyone know how well it may work Is it the same thing as the 5Dt
Re: Canon EOS E1 Plugin?
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
Today I don't see the plug-in at the link listed on the press release. Can we get the Creative Cow team to take down or correct the false press release from its home page then
Chapter markers display in Compressor preview window but not in compressed Quicktime
by Tom Donnelly 12 years ago
Hi all: Sorry, some Final Cut references here to put my compression prob in context... I am exporting a self-contained movie using setting "Show DVD Studio Pro Markers" - the sequence and of course th
Re: Chapter markers display in Compressor preview window but not in compressed Quicktime
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
Tom Donnelly "I attempted a workaround of extracting the text track from the original exported QT and "Adding to movie" of the h264 QT using quicktime. Then I turn off the text track but keep on the
Why don't markers show up when using MAX?
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
Exported QT files from FCP 6.06 with markers. Playing in QT Player 7.6.4 the files show markers. In Compressor 3.0.5, the QT files show markers. Using Compressor presets the resultant H.264 movies sho
Because MAX is broken
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
Well a little more research at the Matrox site came up with a thread started in October, 2009 aptly summarized by the following entry: "It's definitely a bug and one that they have acknowledged and ar
Video has Swine Flu jaggies
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
Video clips I've added to my Motion project are sick with jaggies degradation. If I take the same clip in FCP and send it to Motion it looks fine. In Motion, I've compared and matched project properti
Re: Video has Swine Flu jaggies
by Jeff Coleman 10 years ago
However.... I just experimented with making the field dominance "Upper" and voila! The jaggies disappeared even though the clip is progressive. So you're on to something there. But I don't want to bui
Blacks from Illustrator file aren't black
by Jeff Coleman 11 years ago
I have a black logo in an Illustrator file (CS3) I dropped that black logo onto a Motion timeline, but the blacks aren't black. They are kind of maybe 7.5 grey or something. I expected my logo to disa
Re: Blacks from Illustrator file aren't black
by Jeff Coleman 11 years ago
Zak, thanks the filter was a quick workaround. Mikey, CMYK to RGB was the culprit indeed! Change the Illustrator document to RGB and re-save it didn't quite exactly work however. I had to: 1. Change t
No Audio Monitoring with IO
by Jeff Coleman 11 years ago
This has worked many times in the last six months but for some reason today I do not have audio monitoring from FCP using the IO, I just see video on my external monitor. The audio meters in FCP are b
Re: Can't Locate IO Forget that last post.
by Jeff Coleman 11 years ago
Operator Error. Ignore last posting. Oh the pain of it all. Don't forget in addition to the preset packages to install the ProIODrivers.pkg as well. all working well now. sorry.
Why No Blue for Mac?
by Jeff Coleman 12 years ago
Peter , Didn't you tell me at NAB 2007 that the Mac version of Blue would be about a year away, probably at NAB 2008 Yet Boris is on version 2 of Blue and still no FCP Mac version Why What are the pla
Re: Why No Blue for Mac?
by peter mcauley 12 years ago
Hi Jeff, We had alpha builds of Blue running on a Mac at NAB 2008 for private showing but ready that was really solid, which is why we didn't show that in the theatre presentations. We're currently wo
why vector text not look good?
by Dave Groenier 13 years ago
After seeing the demonstration at NAB I got me a brand new Intel Mac with FCP Studio 2 and RED 4.1. I love using RED's vector text on my Avid systems with edges so sharp they could cut paper. But on t
Re: why vector text not look good?
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
With regard to needing to be rendered and not playing natively in FCP: Your RED file was rendered in the Animation codec. Your timeline is in the 10bit Uncompressed codec. Generally, different codecs
Public Speaker Audio
by Brad Holland 13 years ago
I'm set to film a public speaking engagement in early October and I'm a bit confused about how to best handle the audio. In the past, I have filmed seminars in which the speaker was miked to the room'
Re: Public Speaker Audio
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
How many speakers are critical to your event recording 1 2+ Are they all speaking from a podium, or will they walk and talk One mic on the speakers and one from the PA mixer sounds like too much relia
Deinterlace to Double Framerate by Optical Flow ?
by espialidocious 13 years ago
Hi, Deinterlace to Double Framerate by Optical Flow I'm interested in deinterlacing HD and SD using the hightest quality method possible. I believe this to be by turning each field into a complete fra
Re: Deinterlace to Double Framerate by Optical Flow ?
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
I haven't had any success using Boris' Optical Flow for much of anything actually. Perhaps I just don't understand it or it's limitations. I use RE: Vision Effecs ReelSmart FieldsKit inside AE to do j
Where are the Render Logs?
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
manual says there in the Boris Red folder on my hard drive but didn't find them in the Apps folder on the Mac
Re: Where are the Render Logs?
by peter mcauley 13 years ago
Hi, Looks as though you have discovered a glitch ... I just checked 4.0 and the logs are written as expected, which on the Mac is in the Boris RED folder in the Applications folder, however in 4.1 I c
How do you make timeline longer without stretching all the tracks?
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
I've created a 12 sec. animation sequence that after revisions now needs to be a total of 20 seconds. I need to lengthen some of the effects, hold others, etc. in the sequence to get it to sync with t
Re: How do you make timeline longer without stretching all the tracks?
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
Thank you for that information, but I went through all the prefs tabs and didn't see such an option in RED 4.1 on the MAC.
Can't Get Levels to match from FCP to RED to FCP
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
I've captured some video, turned them into freeze frames and exported them from FCP 5.1.2. Then I added this still (.pct seemed to make the right size, as .tif cut off some black at the edge) to my RE
Re: Can't Get Levels to match from FCP to RED to FCP
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
Thanks for your response. I am using RED as a standalone. The "generate safe levels" is unchecked in the project settings. I'll try 16 bit, but I don't think the magnitude of the difference here can b
BCC Corner Pin Doesn't Work in RED 4.1?
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
I'm trying to take a still picture inside a bump Map effect and pin the corners to a sightly irregular quilt rectangle on the track below. (Both the bump map still track and the quilt are inside a 3D
BCC Corner Pin DOES Work in RED 4.1 But...
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
With the BCC Corner Pin track seen (eye on) my image is about half the size compared to having the track unseen (eye off). Also with the Corner Pin filter track unseen I can crop my image in the Trans
Twixtor for FCP 30i>60p>24p???
by Jim Bruce 13 years ago
Hi there, I am an editor producer of a doc that is preparing to go to film. I have read a lot of great reviews about re:vision's Twixtor and Field Kit products but I thought I'd throw this out to the
Re: Twixtor for FCP 30i>60p>24p???
by Jeff Coleman 13 years ago
juicey5 "I'll keep the thread updated when I find out more." What was your solution
See thread regarding luminance BUG in FCP 5.1.1
by Jeff Coleman 14 years ago
check out this thread http: forums.creativecow.net cgi-bin new_read_post.cgi univpostid=902642&forumid=8&postid=902642&pview=t
Re: See thread regarding luminance BUG in FCP 5.1.1
by AccountNeedsRealnameUpdate 14 years ago
Thanks for pointing that out, I'm getting really tired of luma issues in Final Cut Pro. Someone was being a real dick there too, don't you hate it when people use these forums to try and show off inst
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