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Colorist/ Post Production Specialist
with 30+ years of production / online / FX / Dailies and Mastering experience.
Instudio or Outcall Freelance: Have dongle will travel.
Member Since:
December 4th 2006
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Grading ProRes HQ Quicktime
by Jake Keller 5 days ago
Hi all, About to grade a project using a final Quicktime export and had a few questions about settings for the file I'd be working off of. I'll be finishing at 1080p and the footage was shot in 8-bit
Re: Grading ProRes HQ Quicktime
by Joseph Owens 5 days ago
Jake Keller "Is ProRes HQ overkill for the format I would receive the Quicktime in " For 1080P 8-bit, probably. Plain vanilla ProRes 422 is still a 10-bit container and will be just fine. If you use
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Marc Wielage liked this 3 days ago
OSX 10.10 limited to 2xGPU external
by Sascha Haber 1 month ago
Any news on that front Resolve 11.2 - Smoke 2015 EXT1SP2 - Sapphire 8 Colorist VFX Guru Aerial footage nerd http: vimeo.com saschahaber https: dk.linkedin.com in saschahaber
Re: OSX 10.10 limited to 2xGPU external
by Joseph Owens 1 month ago
Unless Apple changes its mind on whether or not you need or want more than 2 GPUs, and certainly not if they are nVidia, then I don't ever expect any change on that matter. jPo "I always pass on free
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Marc Wielage liked this 1 month ago
OT: Super 8 and X
by David Mathis 1 month ago
This is going to sound a bit odd, I know. I just recently purchased a Super 8 camera off of eBay, waiting for it to arrive. Very interested in using a film camera with real film, and hoping this fad c
Re: OT: Super 8 and X
by Joseph Owens 1 month ago
Here's another one: DIY with things you have around the house -- http: www.faculty.idc.ac.il smozes 8mm.html jPo "I always pass on free advice -- its never of any use to me" Oscar Wilde.
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Shawn Miller liked this 1 month ago
Resolve and FCPX
by Mark Davies 2 months ago
Hi guys, I've literally just installed Resolve, but had a burning question. I can see that you can edit in Resolve, but was wondering what you guys are doing. Do you edit in FCPX (or other NLE) or do
Re: Resolve and FCPX
by Joseph Owens 2 months ago
Mark Davies "I can see that you can edit in Resolve, but was wondering what you guys are doing. Do you edit in FCPX (or other NLE) or do you actually do all the work in Resolve now please " It depend
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Marc Wielage liked this 2 months ago
Waveform-Parade confusion (screenshot)
by Seth Thy 2 months ago
Hi, can someone explain this difference between monochrome Waveform and Parade (Red crashing on Parade). Are they really crashing And if so, what is the usage of monochrome Waveform I'm asking cause w
Re: Waveform-Parade confusion (screenshot)
by Joseph Owens 2 months ago
Marc Wielage "The front porch is too wide to be legal." Meet you in the breezeway, then. Oh, wait a minute, I'm blanking. jPo "I always pass on free advice -- its never of any use to me" Oscar Wilde.
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Marc Wielage liked this 2 months ago
Davinci 8 with an external monitor
by Enginn Heima 2 months ago
Hi. I m in a kind of a dilemma. I'm completely new to Davinci Resolve, and I d like to get it to work on a second monitor. My specs are, DaVinci Resolve 8.2.1, MacBook Pro 6,1 (17") running OSX Snow L
Re: Davinci 8 with an external monitor
by Joseph Owens 2 months ago
Enginn Heima "Is there anybody out there that might have a magic solution for me, or am I bound to throw out my old Macbook and buy a new one " Your platform is somewhere around 3-4 years out of date
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Marc Wielage liked this 2 months ago
Video Scopes in Davinci
by Jordan Mena 2 years ago
Can anyone tell me if my scopes look accurate in Davinci based on the image below. The Top image are the Color Bars I'm using. Thanks, J
Re: Video Scopes in Davinci
by Joseph Owens 2 years ago
The square waves will look different depending on whether you are looking at RGB or color difference Y'Cb Cr. jPo "I always pass on free advice -- its never of any use to me" Oscar Wilde.
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Dmitry Kitsov liked this 2 months ago
Sharing Resolve projects between Windows and Mac
by Joshua Pinos 2 months ago
Hi all, We have a couple of resolve suites in our facility running both mac and pc. Sharing projects seems to be a problem because mac mounts our san in Volumes and windows as X:, Y:, Z:, etc... Does
Re: Sharing Resolve projects between Windows and Mac
by Joseph Owens 2 months ago
Peter Chamberlain "the other game convention." AutoCorrect *name* convention Otherwise, I can't wait for the multiplayer 3D version. jPo "I always pass on free advice -- its never of any use to me" O
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Eric Johnson liked this 2 months ago
Groups behavior in Resolve 11
by Gerry Curtis 3 months ago
Hello, I want all of my grades to ripple like they did in previous versions of Resolve. However when I add a new clip to my group I get the green link icon, but nothings happens to the new clip's grad
Re: Groups behavior in Resolve 11
by Joseph Owens 3 months ago
Its a bit of a re-model to wrap one's head around how the group "levels" of nodes are applied -- almost as if there are three color correctors at work. It is equally true that the *overall* grade exis
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Marc Wielage liked this 3 months ago
Davinci rendering SO slow..
by Simon Dixgaard 3 months ago
Hello, I'm exporting a bunch of F55 4K footage through Davinci Resolve 11 Lite, to ProRes 422, and scaling it down to HD. At start Davinci is showing off with an incredibly 30+ FPS while rendering, bu
Re: Davinci rendering SO slow..
by Joseph Owens 3 months ago
If data transfer starts bogging down like this, I usually suspect a destination drive issue. jPo "I always pass on free advice -- its never of any use to me" Oscar Wilde.
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Marc Wielage liked this 3 months ago
Avid to Resolve Stills Workflow?
by Scott Clements 3 months ago
Hi, I am working on a documentary, edited in Avid and graded in Resolve. There are many stills with simple animations created in Avid FX. I did the animations in Avid FX to preserve image quality at a
Re: Avid to Resolve Stills Workflow?
by Joseph Owens 3 months ago
Scott Clements "I must say that the way Avid deals with stills drives me nuts." Ed Grimley would certainly agree, with you, I must say... yeah, this is kind of a problem.... baking-in the KenBurns PT
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Marc Wielage liked this 3 months ago
HP pavilion monitor for color grading
by anand kamal 4 months ago
hi friends.. I am having HP pavilion 22fi IPS-LED backlit monitor. FUll HD, default color temp, 6500K, colour gamut: 72% ntsc. my footage is 1920X1080... Independent feature film intended for theatric
Re: HP pavilion monitor for color grading
by Joseph Owens 4 months ago
If only a theatrical audience or broadcast viewership could vote with buying tickets or some other mechanism, similar to the passengers getting on some kind of commercial service on which they might p
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Marc Wielage liked this 4 months ago
Prores 4444 renders look different (individual source clips vs single clip)
by Evan Kultangwatana 4 months ago
hi all, i'm rendering a job where i need both a single clip master, as well as individual shots with handles. source footage is prores4444 2k alexa footage. rendering back same-as-source. turns out th
Re: Prores 4444 renders look different (individual source clips vs single clip)
by Joseph Owens 4 months ago
Evan Kultangwatana "when using prores4444, does resolve waffle between YUV and RGB, or different gammas depending on your render settings " As a rule, no, it does not. It pretty much does exactly wha
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Marc Wielage liked this 4 months ago
Quantifiable evidence
by Walter Soyka 4 months ago
Here's some. Check out Warren Eagles's open survey of colorists, with 400 responses: http: icolorist.com what-are-you-grading-2014-results In response to the question, "What edit system was used to cu
Re: Quantifiable evidence
by Joseph Owens 4 months ago
Andy Field "FCP 7 has been EOL for several years and it's still BBC Washington's primary edit tool (not sure about London end) with no sign of change soon." For me, as a facility owner, if it still d
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Andy Field liked this 4 months ago
Internal tracking data exchange ?
by Sascha Haber 5 months ago
Hi, i just wanted to follow up on an old request and was wondering if there is any change by now that i am not aware of yet. Can we use the tracking data Resolve generates for other purposes than movi
Re: Internal tracking data exchange ?
by Joseph Owens 5 months ago
Ross Shain "Would love to hear more thoughts from other Resolve users. " You know I have been running back and forth between the BMD and Mocha booths at NAB almost every year now since like 2010 tryi
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Marc Wielage liked this 5 months ago
Copy qualifier isolation settings to another shot?
by lou Cannizzo 5 months ago
Hi, I have about 7 shots of a close up of a man's face. They are all spices from the same Take. So basically any qualifying I do will most likely work on the other shots. So is there a way to save my
Re: Copy qualifier isolation settings to another shot?
by Joseph Owens 5 months ago
lou cann "Color pick the nose area," Uh.... If you had been using some previous versions of Resolve, the default behaviour was to apply a grade to all the instances of a source clip, and if you wante
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Marc Wielage liked this 5 months ago
Exceed Resolve Max Output Resolution for H.264 error
by Nathan McKay 5 months ago
Hey guys, For some crazy reason that I can't wrap my head around, I'm getting this error when I select 4k UHD settings (or above) under H.264 when trying to export my RED footage. Previously, someone
Re: Exceed Resolve Max Output Resolution for H.264 error
by Joseph Owens 5 months ago
I was wondering about this a bit myself... H.265 is apparently almost ready... but a quick search ( you know, the "type some words and click on search-thing") reveals a couple of thousand hits and eve
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Marc Wielage liked this 5 months ago
Outputting broadcast for web - video to data issue
by Paul Willis 5 months ago
Hi folks, Just a quick question, if I want to take a file mastered for broadcast with video levels and prepare it for web, should I reexport it using data levels This is what I thought I should do to
Re: Outputting broadcast for web - video to data issue
by Joseph Owens 5 months ago
I am in the process of building an article dealing with this difference between "full range" RGB data levels and "Linear Video", so this question would be a great lead-in if only I had it at a stage t
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Marc Wielage liked this 5 months ago
How to insert a picture in a TV Set with tracking movement...?
by Tobias Heilmann-Schuricht 5 months ago
Hi, I can't seem to figure this out: On V1 I have my master shot with a TV set (camera is moving) On V2 I have the image I would like to place inside the TV set image area (PIP) What is the best way t
Re: How to insert a picture in a TV Set with tracking movement...?
by Joseph Owens 5 months ago
Tobias Heilmann-Schuricht "On V2 I have the image I would like to place inside the TV set image area (PIP)" Layering the two images is a more-or-less trivial exercise, but doing it convincingly is of
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Tobias Heilmann-Schuricht liked this 5 months ago


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