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Jon Chappell

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Approval and Review solution
by Douglas Ryan 1 year ago
We're looking to improve our review and approval process and I'm looking for suggestions. Is anyone running a review and approval paradigm on an Enterprise level that they really love I'm doing a lot
Re: Approval and Review solution
by Jon Chappell 1 year ago
As far as I'm aware, Kollaborate is the only one on that list that supports self-hosting. As Kollaborate's developer I would love to hear your feedback and how it could fit better into your workflow.
Cinema Tools Quits Unexpectedly for " os x el capitan"
by Ryan Murray 3 years ago
I recently got a new Mac Pro laptop and" Cinema Tools Quits Unexpectedly " pops up at launch of the program. Do anyone know how to fix this issue please . Help !!
Re: Cinema Tools Quits Unexpectedly for " os x el capitan"
by Jon Chappell 3 years ago
Cinema Tools has been unreliable on newer versions of OS X for a while and it looks like El Capitan finally broke it for good. I'm not sure what functions you were needing to use but if it's frame rat
FCP 7 recovery trouble
by Wils Ip 5 years ago
Hi Creative Cow, Please help me CC forum members. I do not know where to turn. Recently my main drive died on my 1st gen Mac Pro. Took it in for repair. A new drive was installed along with an upgrade
Re: FCP 7 recovery trouble
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
Just to clarify, Preference Manager does not backup plugins. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pro running sm
Pro Maintenance Tools for latest FCPX..useful?
by jim bachalo 5 years ago
Looking at ways of optimizing my project files, identifying corrupt files, reducing project load times etc. Already have and use Library manager. Lots of good reviews of Digital Rebellion's Pro Mainte
Re: Pro Maintenance Tools for latest FCPX..useful?
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
Yes, a useful side-effect of Project Repair is that it optimizes events. This reduces the file size and decreases loading times. We have a 15-day trial here if you want to try out that feature: http:
Is There a Way To Calculate Hard Drive Space Needed When Importing?
by Ned Miller 5 years ago
If I have a 16GB SD card of AVCHD, and I want to import into X the entire card, how much hard drive space will that require I usually have Optimize Media clicked so I assume it making Pro Res. Thanks
Re: Is There a Way To Calculate Hard Drive Space Needed When Importing?
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
Our iOS and Mac calculators have more codecs than the online version: https: itunes.apple.com us app video-space id492916201 mt=8 http: itunes.apple.com us app video-space-calculator id520581399 mt=12
Crazy FCP/Soundtrack Pro Audio behavior after memory upgrade
by Hans Damkoehler 5 years ago
Hey all - I have searched and searched and can't seem to find anyone who has experienced this. Before I say anything let me say this. I HAVE: - trashed every preference known to man through the digita
Re: Crazy FCP/Soundtrack Pro Audio behavior after memory upgrade
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
If you view your specs in About This Mac does it correctly list it as 48 GB If you take it out and put the old modules in does the problem go away My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Fi
Tool to search for black frames?
by Michael Neumann 5 years ago
Hey there, my Resolve outputs black frames from time to time into my exported DNxHD files. Is there a way, a plugin maybe, that I can have premiere run through the file and alert me if there is a blac
Re: Tool to search for black frames?
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
As I mentioned, it doesn't support DNxHD. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pro running smoothly and fix prob
Auto Save Question
by Mark Smith 5 years ago
one thing i liked prior to the 10.1 update was Pro Versioner for keeping multiple backs up of a project. I just had FCPX quit on me when loading in some footage and of course all the latest clips were
Re: Auto Save Question
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
Unfortunately we don't have pre-release access to FCPX and get it the same day as everyone else, so there can be a delay in compatibility if Apple makes major changes. That doesn't happen very often t
FCP 7 Will Not Launch
by Andrea Christian 5 years ago
I installed FCP 7 on an up-to-date Maverick OS. While the splash window is up loading plug-ins, it crashes each time on AUPitch. I've removed my media, plug-ins and effects in case any were corrupt, I
Re: FCP 7 Will Not Launch
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
I'd normally recommend disabling plugins that cause crashes, however AUPitch is a system Audio Unit. It might be a sign of wider problems with your system, but since it's sound-related, one thing to t
Preference Manager Warning for 10.1
by James Ewart 5 years ago
Something has got very messed up since I used this. This was probably inadvisable as maybe it does not support 10.1. My event browser would not function properly. I am trying to see if reinstalling th
Re: Preference Manager Warning for 10.1
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
I don't know about Ripple but we got it the same day as everyone else :) My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pr
Does FCP X corrupt too easily?
by Oliver Peters 5 years ago
I've now seen this on two different Mac Pros running 10.8.5. FCP X seems to be corrupted based on a corrupt home user setting. I say this because the symptoms go away when you use a different user acc
Re: Does FCP X corrupt too easily?
by Jon Chappell 5 years ago
I just wanted to clarify because it may not be clear to others reading your comment that the latest version of Preference Manager is compatible with Mavericks, but older versions aren't, so if you exp
Video Render files are being saved on internal drive. Why?
by Vic Noseworthy 6 years ago
Hi, folks. I have been editing using an external drive, but didn't realize the render files are going onto my internal drive. I checked the System Settings, and it says the Video Capture, Video Render
Re: Video Render files are being saved on internal drive. Why?
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
Hi Vic, If you look at the sidebar on the right of the page I linked to you'll find older versions for OS X 10.4 and 10.5. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cu
Post Haste and FCP X
by Oliver Peters 6 years ago
Is there a way to set up a template with Post Haste to work with FCP X - Oliver Oliver Peters Post Production Services, LLC Orlando, FL www.oliverpeters.com
Re: Post Haste and FCP X
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
The ID is inside the CurrentVersion file so it doesn't change if you create a copy outside of FCPX. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Com
Is Preference Manager Hinting at Changes in FCP X?
by Gerry Fraiberg 6 years ago
I just downloaded the latest version of Preference Manager, and there is a setting for Window Layouts. I don't remember if this was in the previous version. Is this setting the stage for customizable
Re: Is Preference Manager Hinting at Changes in FCP X?
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
Apple does not share unreleased versions of FCPX with us so we know as much as you do. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Ado
Thank you Digital Rebellion and Preference Manager!!!
by David Gaudio 6 years ago
I had one of those crashes while using PPro CC 7.0.1 that seemed horrific - my main file and all of my autosaves from today through most of yesterday crashed the app while trying to open it (the crash
Re: Thank you Digital Rebellion and Preference Manager!!!
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
Glad it helped :) My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pro running smoothly and fix problems when they arise Pro
FCP 7 on Lion
by Michael Hennelly 7 years ago
Hello all, hoping someone might be able to help me out here... trying to run FCP 7 on Mac OS X Lion 10.7.2. From what I know and have heard this may be near impossible due to discontinued support from
Re: FCP 7 on Lion
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
Are you running the 7.0.3 update It's the only version that was stable for me on Lion. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Ado
Oliver Peters: Apple Final Cut Pro X is proving to be a viable platform for the professional user.
by Gerry Fraiberg 6 years ago
Oliver Peters writes in his blog, "Apple Final Cut Pro X is proving to be a viable platform for the professional user." http: digitalfilms.wordpress.com 2013 05 25 making-fcp-x-work-for-you
Re: Add 'Backups' to the list
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
Here's a list of changes in the new version: http: www.digitalrebellion.com blog posts pro_versioner_2.0.9_released_driverelative_watch_folders_import_folder_options_and_more.html My software: Pro Mai
Apple looking to fix UI in FCPX?
by David Lawrence 6 years ago
Another new job listing -- this one seems even more interesting (and revealing) then the one for audio: Sr. UI Visual Designer Apple s Video Applications group is seeking a Senior User Interface Desig
Re: Apple looking to fix UI in FCPX?
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
Why do people care so much whether FCPX has tracks or not I think Apple has made its position clear on this. If you want tracks, use an NLE that has them. That's what I do. My software: Pro Maintenanc
FCP X, Pro Versioner and Event Manager
by Michael Sanders 6 years ago
Is anyone using Pro Versioner and Event Manager X I've got Event Manager X watching the event and project folders of my main edit drive so that when I create a new project it automatically get's backe
Re: FCP X, Pro Versioner and Event Manager
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
Bob, it only backs up your projects and events. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pro running smoothly and fi
Awesome new feature in Digital Rebellion's QT Edit for Arri Alexa (and other) users
by Jeremy Garchow 6 years ago
You can now copy the "Arri Reel" to the "FCPX Reel" field if it is present. This is done in the "Quicktask" menu and by my testing it appears the task must be performed before you import the material
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Walter Soyka liked this 6 years ago
Re: Awesome new feature in Digital Rebellion's QT Edit for Arri Alexa (and other) users
by Jon Chappell 6 years ago
That's correct. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pro running smoothly and fix problems when they arise Pro M
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NTSC ProRes project wrong
by Oliver Peters 7 years ago
FCP X project setting is NTSC 720x486 29.97i. The render format is ProRes. Source is 720x486 29.97i ProRes rendered out of After Effects. When I place this source on the FCP X project timeline, spatia
Re: NTSC ProRes project wrong
by Jon Chappell 7 years ago
I suspect that they may be issues within AV Foundation rather than FCPX. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pr
18 features Adobe should borrow from Final Cut Pro 7
by Paul Jay 8 years ago
Apple's recent obsolescence of Final Cut Studio has forced a lot of us to reexamine which editing platform we want to use for future work. Ironically, Adobe Premiere Pro is a much easier transition fo
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Rafael Amador liked this 8 years ago
Re: 18 features Adobe should borrow from Final Cut Pro 7
by Jon Chappell 7 years ago
Nope, still not there. My software: Pro Maintenance Tools - Tools to keep Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pro running smoothly and fix problems when they aris
CS5.5 Mac - Spinning Beachballs
by Jeff Beaumont 7 years ago
I've been editing with Premiere Pro CS5.5 full time for about six months now (after 10 years with FCP). I've had the occasional crash but suddenly I've been getting the spinning beachball when I Paste
Re: CS5.5 Mac - Spinning Beachballs
by Jon Chappell 7 years ago
Jeff Beaumont "In FCP world I would REpair Preferences and use "Preference Manager" to trash my FCS preferences and cache" Preference Manager also supports Adobe Premiere. My software: Pro Maintenanc
Motion 4 Crashes/Reinstall issues (have searched forum but no luck)
by Mark Davies 7 years ago
Dear Wonderful Fountains of Knowledge... Was hoping you could please help me with a problem. I usually try to fix these things myself but have completely run aground on this one :0( Motion 4 kept cras
Re: Motion 4 Crashes/Reinstall issues (have searched forum but no luck)
by Jon Chappell 7 years ago
No, it's probably easier to use Pacifist to extract the files from the DVD: http: www.charlessoft.com Remember to install the latest Motion 4 updates after installing. My software: Pro Maintenance Too
Debug event, PPro won't open
by Vasco daNeva 7 years ago
I tried to open a project I'd been working on (closed fine yesterday) but before it opens I get a window titled Premiere Pro Debug Event. In the white field it says: Premiere Pro has encountered an er
Re: Debug event, PPro won't open
by Jon Chappell 7 years ago
I fixed the project file but I'm very confused by the parts that were causing the errors. I was expecting the parameters causing the errors to be immediately obvious upon first glance. This wasn't the
Apple compressor - no interface shows
by stu aull 9 years ago
Just reloaded my FCS2 - 6.0.5 into my new 12core Mac- Compressor menu BAR opens up when I open the App but NO layout. I can manually open each window, but can't seem to get it to load a video clip. Be
Re: Apple compressor - no interface shows
by Jon Chappell 9 years ago
After the 12-cores came out, Apple released an update for Final Cut Pro 7 to address incompatibilities caused by the fact that Final Cut Studio was designed for a maximum of 8 cores. I would assume th
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