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Johnathan Throbins

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December 5th 2008
67 Posts
FULL RANGE QC LEVELS for DELIVERY
by Johnathan Throbins 5 years ago
Hi all, I'm wondering what safe levels are for a full range delivery. I've delivered a full range prores 444 file to make a DCP with. A DCP house made a DCP but the DCP dupe and distribution house say
Re: FULL RANGE QC LEVELS for DELIVERY
by Johnathan Throbins 5 years ago
Thanks! That's what I thought. I've never had this issue in the past with the people I trust, but I was pushing the limits on contrast on this thing, so I thought maybe I was missing something. So I c
adding external matte from embedded alpha channel
by Sherwin Akbarzadeh 7 years ago
Hi guys, Just running some tests for a upcoming grade. The test material has been composited and exported as RGB + Alpha. We want to grade the 2 layers separately in Resolve 9 Lite. I thought that I w
Re: adding external matte from embedded alpha channel
by Johnathan Throbins 6 years ago
you just have to click the invert button on the key input tab
444 Codec & Video Processing
by Rivai Chen 10 years ago
Hi guys I have been wondering about this for a while. What is the relation or amount of contribution between 444 codec (prores,cineform, etc) and video processing limitation in FCP There's no way that
Re: 444 Codec & Video Processing
by Johnathan Throbins 6 years ago
So what are you guys using to online It smoke the only answer if you want to retain a 10+bit RGB workflow from Resolve Do you have to online in resolve In particular when I deliver a feature sometimes
Consolidate video footage function for archive?
by Steve Covello 15 years ago
I completed a project that references video footage. I want to copy off and archive only the portion of the video footage I used in the AE project and not have to link to a 10 gb file where only about
Re: Consolidate video footage function for archive?
by Matthias Wimmer 15 years ago
1. remove unused footage consolidate footage 2. reduce project (select the final composition(s) that has everything in it that you need to backup (footage and precompositions). ae will remove everythi
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 6 years ago
Linear Workflow and LUT in AE
by Duca Simone Luchini 6 years ago
Linear Workflow and LUT in AE Hallo everybody, I'm starting to use AE in Linear workflow to composite live action with CGI. My render pass imported are of course linear and I know I 've to set the cor
Re: Linear Workflow and LUT in AE
by Johnathan Throbins 6 years ago
You can apply a LUT by going to Effects-Utility-Apply Color LUT
After Effects CS3 inventing keyframes HELP!
by Justin Brinkmeyer 11 years ago
I keep running into this. I will set Keyframes for an animation but occasionally AE will invent motion in between. It starts and ends as it should, but the animation in the middle is wonky. It seems l
Re: After Effects CS3 inventing keyframes
by Johnathan Throbins 6 years ago
Something that might help: When you scale and move position, remember where your anchor point is. The scaling and position change often end up at odds if the anchor point is not in the middle of your
QTDecoder Error With Footage?
by Christopher Hana 8 years ago
I have Resolve Lite for Windows (Version 8.2.1.). When I go to Browse through my media storage bins I select a folder to import into my media pool, and then a few seconds later during the import an er
Re: QTDecoder Error With Footage?
by Johnathan Throbins 6 years ago
I'm having this problem with resolve lite 9 on mac with sony f35 footage, but is specifies audio error. "Error occurred while decoding audio track using quicktime decoder" it happens during playback a
Crashing (pinwheel) in Conform Tab ONLY. Resolve 9 Lite
by Johnathan Throbins 6 years ago
I loaded an old DRP file to change the edit a hair and re-render. I'm on a different system and a different hard drive but same file structure. I changed the hard drive name to match the old one and c
Batch adding reel names to quicktime files?
by Rodrigo Silvestri 10 years ago
Is there any tool that lets you add reel names in a batch I need to export an EDL with reel names and don't want to do it manually... Thanks, Rodrigo. -- Some people seem to love getting angry. I don'
Re: Batch adding reel names to quicktime files?
by Mike Kahn 10 years ago
If you open FCP and import the qt's, you can rename the reels in the browser. If you scroll to the reel column and change the first clip to the correct name, you can then highlight all the others you
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Auto-title generator based on clip names to add shot names/numbers (as text) to video?
by Geraint Abbott 11 years ago
Hello, I'm just working on a video for a client that was entirely shot on greenscreen, comped in AE and assembled in FCP. I'd really like to send them a version of the cut with a shot names numbers as
Re: Auto-title generator based on clip names to add shot names/numbers (as text) to video?
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
This is completely amazing! you just saved me! Thank you so much
Keep the clip settings when trimming R3D? or Color Trace RED clip settings?
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
Hey guys, is there any way to keep the clip settings when trimming R3D I have a project I graded in version 8 that I updated to version 9 so I could save a trimmed version of the RED files and throw o
Way to send footage to Mocha from after effects for ease when using Dynamic Link?
by Nick Shaw 9 years ago
I often use Dynamic Link between premiere and After Effects. So with that I am sending a segment of a whole clip to after effects rather that just editing the whole clip. My question is can I do this
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 7 years ago
Re: Way to send footage to Mocha from after effects for ease when using Dynamic Link?
by Roland R. Kahlenberg 9 years ago
As per Todd's reply, there is no dynamic link between Mocha and AE. Mocha needs a fully rendered file. What you can do is to import the entire original 20-minute clip into Mocha and use Mocha's Projec
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Capturing the empty during timecode dropouts? ei. free running capture?
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
I'm doing some analogue effects that require bouncing HD over to a VHS and back as SD. Some of the effects cause timecode dropouts and when I capture in FCP it omits the dead space of the dropouts thr
Re: Capturing the empty during timecode dropouts? ei. free running capture?
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
I have all those things,I prefer this though. It seems like there should be SOME way to get it to record regardless, no hmmm... Well thanks for the thoughts, in any case.
Resolve 9 edit raw codec settings
by Thomas Wong 7 years ago
all my single clip edit codec settings options for any kind of raw format in the color room timeline is gone. I right click on the thumbnail in my timeline, and in resolve 8, something like edit red c
Re: Resolve 9 edit raw codec settings
by Rohit Gupta 7 years ago
There is a new Camera RAW tab in the bottom left area of the color page.
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 7 years ago
Neat Video plugin crash
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Hi, I am using Neat Video noise remover plugin in FCP7on some Apple pro Res 422HQ footage keyed with Boris Chromakey plugin. I keep getting an error message when i render the footage. "Error ! Line: 1
Re: Neat Video plugin crash SOLVED
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
I found this thread when searching for the same issue. What I did is go into the neat video preferences where it lists processors and GPU cards. I have two GPUs, a GT120 and a GTX285 or some such. The
How to Batch Unlink without Losing Grades?
by Jay Lee 8 years ago
Hi guys, We are mid way through a project and have discovered that some shots in our conform with in Resolve are 'linked' (Red line indicated in timeline) When we attempt to 'Batch Unlink' all grades
Re: How to Batch Unlink without Losing Grades?
by Jay Lee 8 years ago
Doh!!! Of course.......Thank you. J
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 7 years ago
Audio drifting
by Gareth Cook 9 years ago
Good morning All, I did a conform with Red files and picture matches offline, i added the audio file and it starts in sync and over time drifts out of sync. The footage is about 14min long. Anybody el
Re: Audio drifting
by Sascha Haber 9 years ago
Would be nice if we could set all available fps settings, globally, for all four windows and with a simple dropdown tab Like 23,976 for example A slice of color... DaVinci 7.1 OSX 10.6.6 Dual Xeon 2,4
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 7 years ago
Reolve Lite - Freezes when attempting to ad to Media Storage Volumes
by Paul Traynor 8 years ago
Hi all, We have a Mac Pro (Early 2009) that we are evaluating Resolve on. Ahead of purchasing the full software we have purchased a Quadro 4000 to run Lite on and see how it performs. After installing
Re: solve Lite - Freezes when attempting to ad to Media Storage Volumes
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
I have the same problem with my internal soft RAID, it seems to be only on my raid, and sometimes it beach balls temporarily, and sometimes complete lockup. It has no problems accessing the files on t
Slip tool Key Commands or workaround?
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
I'm used to aligning things in Avid and just punching keys to move it around a reliable distance. As far as I gather from the Resolve manual there are no keys to move the slip tool and you have to cow
Re: Slip tool Key Commands or workaround?
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
Agreed, except something happened to some of the shots when they reconnect to R3D in Resolve,so it can't be changed in the NLE it came from I believe, nor do I have access to that stuff. What I'm comp
Blackmagic Decklink Extreme 3D+ dead?
by Rick Turners 7 years ago
I just swapped out a RAID controller for another RAID controller in my mac pro. (the gtech esata controller for my other raid controller) Once I turned on the MacPro I noticed the cord to the fan on t
Re: Blackmagic Decklink Extreme 3D+ dead?
by Johnathan Throbins 7 years ago
If you were working on the machine while the fan was on then your card was on with your hands in there You might have just shocked it or shorted something by touching. It does kinda sound like you've
Best USB Flash Drive For a DCP?
by Andreas Lillebø 8 years ago
I have a DCP for a short film (aprx. 17 minutes) and I'm wondering if anyone had any recommendations for a good USB flash drive that will work with all DCP servers. Any tips on how to package it safel
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 8 years ago
Reverse compatibility? Render Lite8 in Full7.x for full res output?
by Johnathan Throbins 8 years ago
I'm working on a Resolve lite machine for someone and they want a greater than 1080 output. If I bring it to someone who has resolve 7 full version can I render an 8.x file on a 7.x resolve
Re: verse compatibility? Render Lite8 in Full7.x for full res output?
by Juan Salvo 8 years ago
I don't believe resolve projects are backward compatible, but just have them update. Resolve updates are free. Colorist Online Editor Post Super VFX Artist BD Author http: JuanSalvo.com
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 8 years ago
Davinci Resolve Lite 8.2.1 Database Problems
by Krishan Bansal 8 years ago
Hello, I just installed Davinci Resolve Lite 8.2.1 on my mid 2011 iMac running Lion OSX 10.7.3. I am getting a no database error when I go to open reolve though and I cannot create a database. I have
Re: Davinci Resolve Lite 8.2.1 Database Problems
by Dan Moran 8 years ago
Hi Krishan, I believe you have an incomplete and or corrupt Postgres database installation. When you install Resolve, it installs the Postgres database app, and automatically creates a database with t
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Johnathan Throbins liked this 8 years ago
No easy way of converting CMYK to RGB?
by Brad Taylor 10 years ago
Is there seriously no easy way to convert CMYK to RGB I work in the TV industry and I have some high rez EPS logos that I need to make graphics from. The only problem is that some of them are in CMYK.
Re: No easy way of converting CMYK to RGB?
by Johnathan Throbins 10 years ago
You probably already know this, but when you change them are you just going into the image color mode menu or are you doing edit convert to profile The latter works much better and you can choose perc
The disk copy of ...... has changed since you last opened it or saved it
by David Cabestany 10 years ago
Lately I have been getting this message "The disk copy of..........has changed since you last opened or saved it. Do you want to save it anyway " The weird thing is I'm working on files opened directl
Any solutions yet?
by Johnathan Throbins 10 years ago
Me too. Anyone
Matrox and PS CS5 photo viewing
by Johnathan Throbins 10 years ago
Hey there, I just got a very nice new monitor and a matrox mxo2le and I want to view my photos in photoshop through that while editing them for accurate color on my new monitor. I can't seem to see ho
Replace footage with NO AUDIO TRACK footage of same name
by Johnathan Throbins 11 years ago
I color corrected a bunch of footage in Color then changed the name to match the original source footage and reconnect. Much of the footage refuses to reconnect. What can I do It's not like it's messe
Re: Replace footage with NO AUDIO TRACK footage of same name
by Johnathan Throbins 11 years ago
Yeah, I know what the proper workflow is and use it regularly, the problem is, my editor decided to use 15 video tracks which pushes the main tracks off the bottom in color and can't be viewed (color
Please Give Feedback on My First Demo Reel
by Anna Stefankova 11 years ago
I would appreciate any feedback you might have on my very first demo reel. It is done in After Effects with some small bits in 3DSMax and Particle Illusion. I'd love to get into junior compositor vfx
Re: Please Give Feedback on My First Demo Reel
by Johnathan Throbins 11 years ago
The beginning is too slow. I almost didn't bother continuing but the quality looked okay so I waited. The explosion on the space ship looks terrible. The scene with that boat looks awesome. A lot of t
Would love some critical feedback if you've got the time
by Nick Vaka 11 years ago
Would love to hear some good criticism on my latest reel here: http: www.nickvaka.com Getting ready to make some changes and would love to know what everyone thinks could make the reel better. Thanks!
Re: Would love some critical feedback if you've got the time
by Johnathan Throbins 11 years ago
The "can you kick it" part looks way worse than the rest to me. It's way too repetitive. Half way through you'd shown your skills and were just showing the same thing again. It got really boring. Eith
What to replace in my reel?
by Ryan Mast 11 years ago
Hi all, I'm testing the new and expanded demo reel feature on the COW! http: shorts.creativecow.net film unitheo-music-video-showreel-09april Great job, team, looks like it works well... I have some n
Re: What to replace in my reel?
by Johnathan Throbins 11 years ago
There's too much of the band on the roof, try to put less of the same things repeatedly. There was one psychedelic effect that looks retro in a bad way, can't tell how to direct you to the specific on
looking for feedback on motion graphics reel
by Heather Crank 11 years ago
http: www.crank-design.net 2008_fallCrankDesign.mov Thanks! H
Re: looking for feedback on motion graphics reel
by Johnathan Throbins 11 years ago
Your stuff is pretty good, a few things stood out. The grey with the hearts, that looks very amateur compared to the rest. All of your stuff is very collage, it might be good to throw in some stuff th
Making Quicktime Movie smaller then 10MB
by Glenn Rogers 11 years ago
Guys I've made a 7 min sequence and using quicktime arrived at a 7 min mov file. Can't send it thro e-mail tho cos its more than 189mb heavy. Fiddled around with quicktime to arrive at a 4MB smaller v
Re: Making Quicktime Movie smaller then 10MB
by Johnathan Throbins 11 years ago
Put it online and send a link in the email. Anything else can be trouble.
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