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Justin Coleman

Member Since:
September 27th 2005
44 Posts
Mac Pro Refusing to Render
by Justin Coleman 12 years ago
Hey Guys, I've just had this error and wondered if anyone could shed some light on it for me. "The effect "Light Rays" failed to render: Your hardware cannot render at the requested size or depth." Im
Re: Mac Pro Refusing to Render
by Justin Coleman 12 years ago
Yer thats done it, you are a genius! Thanks. Whilst doing that, I noticed that there was another Apple ProRes setting labelled HQ, how does that differ from the non HQ one Thanks again. Justin
Should Editing Computer Be Used Only for Editing?
by Paul Spillenger 13 years ago
I have heard very different answers to this question. I started trying to keep my G5 clear of everything except editing-related applications and documents. Gradually, I grew tired of having my laptop,
Re: Should Editing Computer Be Used Only for Editing?
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Yes you are correct, Im not suggesting that macs have somehow revolutionised editing. Both platforms have become astonishingly stable over the past decade and I thank Apple enormously for making the m
Avid running on XP under Paralells or Bootcamp
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi, Just wondered what the latest was with Avid running on Mac Intel machines using Windows XP via paralells or bootcamp or any of the other ways to use XP. Im editing a docu series at the moment on a
Re: Avid running on XP under Paralells or Bootcamp
by AccountNeedsRealnameUpdate 12 years ago
what does the size of the monitor have anything to do with anything
P2 at 24pN
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi, I've just been reading about the 24pN recording format that allows 40 mins of material to fit on a P2 16 gig card. I'm reasonably new to P2 technology and have been used them on a few recent jobs
Re: P2 at 24pN
by Noah Kadner 13 years ago
It's the same quality- just less redundant frames, hence more storage. NoahUnlock the secrets of the DVX100 and now Apple Color! http: www.callboxlive.com
FCP 6.0.1 Sync Issues
by editor182 13 years ago
Bumping this back up because this is either unsolvable or no one read it because of my title....... Here's an interesting case file. I started a small project in FCP 5.1.4 and my friend wanted some 3D
Re: FCP 6.0.1 Sync Issues
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi, Personally Id move the media onto a firewire drive with independant power adaptor. I've used mobile drives, small externals, USB and firewire, self powered and unpowered and I've never been 100 pe
Exporting from FCP 6 with an alpha channel
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi Guys, This is a stupid one considering that Ive been using FCP since v2...I cant work out how to export a QT whilst preserving the alpha channel. Im using DVCPro HD at 25p. Using the Blue and Green
Re: Exporting from FCP 6 with an alpha channel
by Jeremy Garchow 13 years ago
The timeline has to be unrendered, then export as Animation+alpha. Duplicate the sequence, open it, select all (Apple-a), hit control-b, then hit control-b again. That will shake loose the render file
P2 component for QT
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi, Can anyone shed any light on this problem Im having with P2 MXF files. Ive captured te files onto my mac using FCP 6 and all is fine. I can view them in FCP or in QT 7 Pro. However, once I move my
Re: P2 component for QT
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Im certainly not telling anyone to infronge copywright on their products, although personally I find it very grating that Apple dont offer the components for independant install as thats exactly what
1080i 25P in FCP
by IANWIL 13 years ago
We are shooting 1080i25P on a HVX202 (PAL). What sequence setting should we be using in FCP to maintain the progressive frame. All we seem to get is interlace. My understanding is that the progressive
Re: 1080i 25P in FCP
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Ive edited 25p in a 50i timeline and just turned off field order in the sequence settings, seemed to work fine.
P2 Card adapter for Mac
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi Guys, Can anyone tell me if they know of a nice and cheap P2 USB apater that will let me plug in P2 cards to my Mac Pro We are doing a shoot with quite a tight timetable so would love to be able to
Re: P2 Card adapter for Mac
by Shane Ross 13 years ago
putchfilms "can i download the media from the camera thru firewire to any mac " Yes. Manual will show you how. And the Duel Systems adapter will allow you to connect a P2 card to your MacBook PRo: ht
Avid Xpress DV under Bootcamp
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Has anyone tried running Xpress DV (v.4) or Xpress Pro on an Intel Mac running windows XP on their bootcamp partion. I know its not supported on the Intel Macs under OSX yet, but wondered about runnin
Multibridge Pro and HD Connect LE boxes - going cheap!
by The Nutty Cutter 13 years ago
(I hope it's OK to offer stuff for sale here - if not apologies!) These units were purchased for a particular production and are no longer needed, would prefer to sell them and buy a laptop with the p
Re: Multibridge Pro and HD Connect LE boxes - going cheap!
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi, Are you sure about that price for the Multibridge, it is a good price for GBPs but I can order a brand new one from B and H in New York for 821GBPs. If its the current version then I may consider
Decklink Cards on Mac Pro using Bootcamp
by Justin Coleman 13 years ago
Hi Guys, I've just bought a Mac Pro and am after a Decklink HD Extreme card or Multibridge Pro to use with FCP 5 on Tiger. I have installed bootcamp on the Mac and wondered if Windows will work ok wit
Re: Decklink Cards on Mac Pro using Bootcamp
by Kristian Lam 13 years ago
Hi, Not entirely supported but we do have some success reports from customers doing this. As Bootcamp is still in beta, we're not supporting it until more testing has been done. regards Kristian Lam B
Silicon Imaging SI-1920 / Thompson Viper edit in FCP
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
Hi Gang, Just wondered if any one had any experience of using either of these cameras with FCP, by which I mean converting files into Qts, I know Silicon Imaging hope their new baby will be able to in
Yay! Another HD Format! Just what we need!
by walter biscardi 14 years ago
I pick up my copy of TV Technology today and on the front page.... "Sony, Panasonic Launch AVCHD. New Hi-Def standard could be an effective competitor to HDV. Advanced Video Coding HD" Aimed at consum
Re: Yay! Another HD Format! Just what we need!
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
I guess we should be grateful that it's 2 manufactures working together for a change! Thank god this isn't Ikegami or someone coming up with another 'revoloutionary technology'.
UK Widescreen problems
by jamesworsley 14 years ago
Hi, My final work must be 16:9 for UK widescreen. I've recieved a bit of info in the After Effects forum but am still a little confused. Should my sequence settings be 768 x 576 4:3 Anamporphic 16:9,
Re: UK Widescreen problems
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
Hi, I usually use the 1024 x 576 Composition setting in AE 6. 720.576 is the frame size of DV and 768x576 is the 'FULL' UK TV frame size for SD TV. If you want 16:9 version, yes they should be ananmor
final cut pro codec not found
by marcos cordova 14 years ago
Hi,i have a problem in final cut ,wen i use the hdv 720p30 secuense they said :codec not found.you may be used a compresion type without the corresponding hardware card, and them:error ,out of memory
Re: final cut pro codec not found
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
Email me at coleman.justin@gmail.com I'll send you the codec and instructions. I have no idea why this is a problem but it drove me mad! HDV 1080i 50 was my problem one, but they are all governed by t
S.O.S. "cannot edit read-only track"
by Taracarey 14 years ago
Hi, I hope someone can help me!! I'm editing on Avid Express Pro, using an AVID spec Dell 9300 PC with Windows. I dont know why but all of a sudden I cant edit on my programme timeline, when I try to
Re: S.O.S. "cannot edit read-only track"
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
Did you make the project in another version of avid It's either a locked track or stream count issue. You either need to unlock the track or edit the whole sequence into a new blank sequence and it sh
Exporting QT MPEG-4 from Adrenaline
by Benny Boy 14 years ago
Hello, I'm trying to export a QT MPEG-4 (Best settings, audio uncompressed). The video is 1:1 from a Digibeta (though the initial source material was DV25). I've tried exporting it as Lower Field Firs
Re: Exporting QT MPEG-4 from Adrenaline
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
Personally I would export a QT full res from avid. Then use a compression package of sorts to make the MP4.
Adrenaline Conform Please Help
by matt1028 14 years ago
If anyone here has a solution for this I owe you big time. Here goes 37 source tapes HDCAm shot at 23.98 Digitized offline into Mac Adrenaline Using J-H3. J-H3 was set to Non-Drop Spent weeks editing
Re: Adrenaline Conform Please Help
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
I've had just these problems with every adrenaline I've used for the last few years, deck types aside the auto conforms are variably out of sync upto 20 frames. Using SDI and AES to capture and confor
Please help: noValidResolutions
by Tim Baron 14 years ago
Please help me troubleshoot this problem: When starting up Avid, we are getting this problem: Assertion failed: noValidResolutions == FALSE File: WelKnownMobsMC.c, Line 287 When I click on the Debugge
Re: Please help: noValidResolutions
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
Not much help but, it clearly has a problem with codecs, being unable to display the requested material. Have you tried different projects or re installing avid
1:1 Resolution pointless for footage from Mini-DV?
by phillr 14 years ago
Hey guys, my background is as a Final Cut editor. In Final Cut, there's a slew of presets when digitizing based on the format and results in specific file sizes. Example: I'm digitizing footage shot o
Re: 1:1 Resolution pointless for footage from Mini-DV?
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
In my tests using older MCs and Adrenalines with and without firewire respectively, 2.1 is fine for dv. You really will not notice the difference even on a grade 1 monitor. The only benefit is that if
AVID DV EXPRESS WITH MOJO
by Doug Normington 14 years ago
Hey, I am editing on a AVID DV Express system. When I put in a title with the title tool it doesn't show up unless the timeline is playing or until after it is rendered. This makes it very difficult t
Re: AVID DV EXPRESS WITH MOJO
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
It is indeed there, and also helps you see a preview verison of your title in avid title tool
blue/green button on top of timeline giving me grief
by Mango7 14 years ago
Hi! After endless days of looking into the problem of why I couldn't transfer the sequence in the Avid onto mini-DV and how to first get rid of some recent jumps and digital code breaks that have appe
Re: blue/green button on top of timeline giving me grief
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
Hi, How about a video mix down or exporting a quicktime with avid codec then re import into new timeline.
Question from a non-Avid guy...
by Tim Kolb 14 years ago
We recently shot a series of commercials for a hospital in our area in HDV with my Z1. I happen to be a CineForm Adobe PPro guy (yes, yes, I know....) and I'm used to handling HDV with no sweat whatso
Re: Question from a non-Avid guy...
by Justin Coleman 14 years ago
That's what i suggest in my email, it must be the quickest way all in all. Unless u don't own the deck or camera Justin
HD Link to Apple 20 inch CInema (Luke HELP!)
by Justin Coleman 15 years ago
Hi Everyone, I'm in the very slow process of upgrading my system and need some advice from you knowledgable people. Ive currently got a pair of 20inch Apple cinema screens to edit on and use a SDTV to
Installing the card!!! Urgent please help!!
by Tomislav Rukavina 15 years ago
Hi! Just got a new DL Extreme card. Its in the second slot from the top. the problem: Cant get any picture on my external monitor. All I get is a grey screen with 2 vertical green lines. The driver se
Re: Installing the card!!! Urgent please help!!
by Justin Coleman 15 years ago
Tom, Im afraid you have fallen into a little trap here, you are correct that you do not need a PCI-X slot for this card, but you do need a qualifying mac g5, and im afriad you dont have one. Unless I'
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