Phrase Find by Peter Slabysz 1 month ago I just installed the Phrase Find option and I'm a newbie to it. It finds some words, but clearly, there are clips it seems to be ignoring. Does this work for an Interplay environment I was really hopi
Re: Phrase Find by Job ter Burg 2 weeks ago To use a phrase find, you probably need a script. The whole idea behind this feature is using it without anything like transcripts, as it indexes and searches phonetically.
Avid will not play Slow motion by philip coccioletti 3 weeks ago Trying to import files 59.94 from a Sony A7S camera. Its all slow motion footage. I realize that Avid does not link natively to A7S footage and it is the one camera we must transcode. I transcoded foo
2.40 mask in avid by Jonathan Ehrlich 1 month ago I have a project with 16:9 footage wich is supposed to be shown in cinemascope 2.40. For that purpose I added the 16:9 Mask (Film) effect to the sequence without giving it much more thought. Now the c
Re: 2.40 mask in avid by Job ter Burg 1 month ago The cinematographer is alomost correct, since a 16x9 mask in Avid MC does a 25% mask, keeping 75% of the vertical lines, which means 810 lines, which implies an aspect ratio of 1920 810=2.37037037037.
Missing bin lock icon and file by Junee Lim 3 years ago HI, we have recently upgraded from AVID MC5 to Avid MC8. However, I noticed that the green and red lock icons are missing on the bin. Where are they Also typically, the auto generated .lck files are n
Re: Missing bin lock icon and file by Job ter Burg 5 months ago Are those perpetual licenses or subscriptions (rentals) If the latter, are they Media Composer or Media Composer Ultimatte The basic 200 yr MC subscription does not include shared storage support. MC
Prepare footage for editor by Max Xavier 8 months ago Sorry ahead of time for my complete lack of knowledge. We have to deliver footage to an editor who is using AVID. I've never handed anything off to an editor before; I've edited small personal project
Avid MC network workstation by Andrea Bonomelli 2 years ago Hello I have an avid media composer workstation (on windows) that will need assistant workstation to work with (Overlords requirements) Can I simply network two machines together with ethernet (1ge or
Re: Avid MC network workstation by Bob Zelin 2 years ago want to spend almost zero money on this - here is how you do it (I just did it in LA). 1) buy a QNAP TS-831x 2) buy 8 HGST SATA drives (you pick the size, and YES, you need EIGHT drives - I don't care
Trouble renaming video tracks by Danny Baron 5 years ago I manually renamed some video tracks on my timeline. I have run into a problem that on some reels AVID continues to view the tracks according to its original name -- so although 10 is above 9 on the t
Marianna Montague by Chris Harlan 6 years ago I feel a need to say this. When people are talking about a company's support, and who cares, and who doesn't, there is no better user advocate out there than Avid's Marianna Montague. Yup.
60fps to 24fps (overcrank) by Daniel Schultz 6 years ago A couple questions for an old FCP editor: 1. I shot some footage at 720 60p and want to slow it down for a 23.97 timeline. What's the best way (I'm used to conforming in Film Tools in FCP). 2. I shot
Basic Editing Knowledge for TV? by Michael Paul 6 years ago So I am asking for things you need to be aware of if you are going to edit for TV. I was working at a company recently and there I've learned that I have to set the Default Pan under Autio Settings to
Re: Basic Editing Knowledge for TV? by Scott Cole 6 years ago The reality is, "editing for TV" is not just a simple set of rules. Quite frankly, every network has spec sheets that spell out proper audio and video levels, their desired video resolutions, audio tr
FCP Video Output by Mike Diaz 9 years ago I have FCS 3 and my system is a Mac Pro late 2006. I would like to use my 52" Samsung LCD for the viewing output from FCP. I can connect it using a DVI to HDMI connector from the second video port on