I'm Kevin Monahan and I am the Support Product Manager for digital video products at Adobe.
May 25th 2002
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Raid drive won't work in link media browser by Alex Ojeda 5 years ago I have a RAID 5 drive connected to my MACPRO Mid 2012 (MacPro5,1), OSX 10.9.2. Its working fine on OS. In Premiere Pro CC I can import files from it no problem, everything seems to be fine until I try
No love for FCP from THIS guy by Shane Ross 3 years ago In the first part of this AIKIDO instructional video, this guy let's us all know how he feels about FCX. Not sure if he means FCP 7, or FCX...either way, no love lost for sure (NSFW). Not sure anyone
After effects cc 15 and red files by Stephen Barton-King 4 years ago So I've downloaded the trial of AE cc15 and started working on some red footage for my client. However, 5 days ago AE updated and now I can't seem to open the files. They are greyed out. Please help m
Re: After effects cc 15 and red files by Kevin Camp 4 years ago there's a fix (more of a hack) that involves moving files from the previous cc2015 build to the new build: https: forums.adobe.com message 8618262#8618262 Kevin Camp Art Director KCPQ, KZJO & KRCW
Moving to Adobe by David Mathis 4 years ago After thinking about it I am going to move over to Adobe for everything. Premiere looks like a viable option. Really have been thinking about making the switch for days now. I think life will be compl
Re: Moving to Adobe by Kevin Monahan 4 years ago Hmmm...I think I have heard this somewhere before.... Kevin Monahan Support Product Manager DVA Adobe After Effects Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Follow Me on Twitter!
Export settings by Eric Merklein 4 years ago A client wants their video files to be .MOV 1080P. Problem is tat I can only see 1080i in the export settings. Is there a way to export a video 1080p at the .MOV setting Thanks much Many thanks.
Re: Export settings by Pierpaolo Ferlaino 4 years ago Maybe you're looking at presets... You can manually change the export settings (codec, resolution, frame rate, field order etc...) and save you own preset for future use...
Adobe by John Davidson 4 years ago Adobe has released YET ANOTHER update to AE CC 2015 that STILL can't ram preview in realtime on a 5k iMac. The workarounds are: Turn of retina on an iMac Select render queue while previewing and it go
Re: Adobe by Kevin Monahan 4 years ago Hi John, This is a known issue on OS X 10.11.x. We're working on a fix. Our Product Manager has written about the issue here. After Effects CC 2015 (13.5-13.7) has an incompatibility with a Mac OS X d
Back to FCPX From PP (Rant) by Lillian Young 4 years ago After a lot of Premiere hype and realizing some advantages that make it feel more professional + AE integration, I switched to Premiere Pro last year. Some things made me smile (maximizing windows, dy
Re: Back to FCPX From PP (Rant) by Kevin Monahan 4 years ago Lillian Young "Premiere won't even open on my workstation. It crashes on my laptop. I literally have to go back to my office on the weekend to make revisions on a project. " Hi Lillian, Did you ever
Duplicating Metadata Column information by JD Marlow 4 years ago Hi everyone, I'm an Avid user usually, but have dabbled in Premiere as of late. I'm wondering: is there any way to duplicate an entire column of metadata information in the bin to another column (cust
I cant find the new update? by Joel Arvidsson 4 years ago I cant find the new update Tried to reboot creative cloud manager, install a new creative cloud manager. Reboot the pc and also to search for updates from inside of premiere. I also found a site the h
Re: I cant find the new update? by Kevin Monahan 4 years ago Glad you're up and running. We have heard that some folks are having trouble seeing the update. Another thing to try is to choose Help Updates from within the application. Thanks, Kevin Kevin Monahan
CS6 ProRes codecs by Paul Daly 4 years ago I have been trying to work out how to enable usage of ProRes codecs in CS6 with no luck. I previously worked on my past employers Macbook Pro where I was able to import ProRes footage into the timelin
Re: CS6 ProRes codecs by Kevin Monahan 4 years ago Hi Paul, You may need to create presets, but that's not too difficult. Thanks, Kevin Kevin Monahan Support Product Manager DVA Adobe After Effects Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Follow Me on Twitter!
Does Apple read crash reports? by Chris Stevens 4 years ago When FCPX crashes & sends a report to Apple, does anyone actually read the report & log the issues Or is there a better way to inform them Chris Stevens - Waterline Media. Marine Production Company. F
Adobe CC questions about subscriptions? by Lindsay Carter 4 years ago Ok, so I know Adobe made the jump to subscriptions but is that the only way to get their products Am I stuck just paying a subscription forever I can't ever pay for one of the products without a subsc
Adobe question, multi cam capture by jeremy obertone 4 years ago Is there a capability to control a multi cam capture record from multiple HDMI sources I have been using command line and hacky code which works.. But.. Can I do this with any kind of Adobe On a PC. T
Anyone else catch a cold at NAB? by Mark Raudonis 4 years ago You know the T shirt... "My parents went to Paris and all I got was this stupid T-Shirt". Well, that's how I feel. I went to NAB and all I got was a damn cold! And apparently I'm not the only one. My
Re: Anyone else catch a cold at NAB? by Kevin Monahan 4 years ago Andrew Kimery "Via Twitter I saw that Kevin Monahan from Adobe caught the flu at NAB and ended up in the hospital! He's at home now and getting better, but, hell that's no fun at all. I was worried a
Looks like it's time... by David Miller 5 years ago Having fought the good fight for some time, I have now decided to throw in the towel and join the Creative Cloud. Aindreas made the right decision when he joined back last year or thereabouts....it wa
Re: Looks like it's time... by Andy Field 5 years ago Much of that glitchiness is Apple system quicktime related, not Premiere We've found that by * cleaning the adobe cache regularly * get Digital Rebelion's preference management and cleanup tools - sol
FCP 7 Editors...need not apply! by Andy Field 5 years ago It's happened......looking for X only editors (and look at the riches you'll earn with their annual salary!) ----------------- email@example.com Video Editor - Final Cut Pro X (Fairf
Re: FCP 7 Editors...need not apply! by Kevin Monahan 5 years ago Andy Field "(FCP7 or Premier exclusive editors need not apply)" Bad spellers and those with little attention to detail, please apply! Kevin Monahan Support Product Manager DVA Adobe After Effects Ado
Disassociating email with CC by Todd VanSlyck 5 years ago Is there a way to disassociate an email with CC We had an employee quit and he's also been using CC at home to use programs. I'd like to disassociate his email with our CC. Is this possible Dell T7600
Re: Disassociating email with CC by Kevin Monahan 5 years ago HI Todd, Please contact our support representatives here: https: helpx.adobe.com contact.html Thanks, Kevin Kevin Monahan Support Product Manager DVA Adobe After Effects Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Follo
Graphics problem after Yosemite upgrade by Paul Jones 5 years ago I was wondering if anyone is experiencing graphics crashing after upgrading to Yosemite. It seems to be particularly bad on Premiere Pro and Photoshop. Exactly the same is happening on my iMac and Mac
Op1a MXF codec missing in AME 2014 by Gregoire Verweijen 5 years ago Hi There, I'm struggling with this issue for some time now. In the Netherlands its required to deliver broadcast copies as an op1a MXF file (XDCAM HD422). we make these with the adobe media encoder. B
Re: Op1a MXF codec missing in AME 2014 by Kevin Monahan 5 years ago Hi Gregoire, Is this an individual CC license or an enterprise one If it's individual, sign out of CC, restart Premiere Pro, then sign back in. AME should then have the proper codecs. If it's an enter
what cuda version is the right one? by Emanuel Schwermer 5 years ago Hello Forum, i am struggling to figure out which CUDA version (and AE Multiprocessor settings) are the best for my AfterEffects work - mostly rendering out ProRes 4K 4x4 Videos from 10K's of CanonRAW'
Re: what cuda version is the right one? by Kevin Monahan 5 years ago Hello Emanuel, Uninstalling CUDA in systems with AMD GPUs used to be necessary for our software. No longer. Since Premiere Pro CC 2014.0 (8.0) and After Effects CC 2014.0 (13.0) CUDA drivers (necessar
ProRes not showing up... by Ken Zukin 5 years ago I recently upgraded to CC2014 -- I'd been using ProRes in CC. I downloaded the ProRes presets into AME CC2014, thinking they'd somehow transfer to Premiere CC2014. No luck. Any ideas where I'm going w
Re: ProRes not showing up... by Joe Barta IV 5 years ago Go to File Export. In the Export Settings window click on the folder with an arrow that is Import Preset. Then point to the files you downloaded. Joe Living the SuiteLife! Stuff for editors www.cafepr
Confusion about audio denoiser Premiere CC by Colin O'H 5 years ago Hi guys. I've done a search but cant really find what I'm looking for. I have an audio track that is a voice over of gameplay on a console. My vocals never fall below -18 to -15 but I have button clic
Re: God bless warp stabilizer :) by Chris Borjis 5 years ago AMEN! Had a client want to remove a key shot he needed because the movement was really bad, but we had nothing to replace it with. The stabilizer made it smooth as butter...client was blown away.
Adobe QT32 Server Not Responding by Bob Zelin 5 years ago Hi - getting terrible performance in playback of Premiere CC2014 on Mac Pro with 12gig RAM. Drives are fast enough. Open up Activity Monitor on the Mac Pro, and when the problem starts, you can see in
Re: Adobe QT32 Server Not Responding by Chris Borjis 5 years ago I had a problem with it as well, not in performance but showing any prores footage imported or existing as offline. look in your quicktime\plugins folder for anything out of the ordinary. my issu
CC Student plan by Viktor Kamenický 5 years ago Hi there, why there isn't support for a student plan in Slovakia (Europe) when Czech Republic (country just next to Slovakia) Is there any chance Adobe will provide student plans for CC in Slovakia pu
Re: CC Student plan by Kevin Monahan 5 years ago Hi Viktor, Sorry that CC is not yet available for students yet in Slovakia. I hope it will be available in the future, but cannot promise anything. My apologies. Thanks, Kevin Kevin Monahan Support Pr
WANTED: Turn off all filters by Morten Ranmar 5 years ago When working with multiple filters, and Speedgrade looks, performance can take a hit. If there only was that magical button that could disable all filters in a Sequence... - No Parking Production - Ad
Re: WANTED: Turn off all filters by Paul Neumann 5 years ago No. Just right click and select Adjustment Layer. It will retain the effects. It keeps the name so that part can seem deceiving. Pretty handy. Rather than dragging out a bunch of Adjustment Layers to
Lighting the subject in post by Alan Balch 5 years ago I'm not a fan of "fix it in post", in most cases, unless I've got no choice. So here I am, with no choice. For reasons I won't go into, I couldn't bring my light kit to a shoot last week. Predictably,
Future-proofing FCP7 (4K editing) by Edwin Street 6 years ago I found the topic below but no one was answering my question over here: http: forums.creativecow.net thread 8 1165095 Is there anyway to bring a topic back to the front page ...Anyhow, I enjoy using F
Re: Future-proofing FCP7 (4K editing) by Kevin Monahan 6 years ago Tony Brittan "Adobe...the cloud thing...I'm not loving that. And for as much as everyone is cheering on Premiere, it's really not so good. I use it because I want to make sure I'm current bit it's fa
Happy 20th Anniversary After Effects! by Kevin Monahan 7 years ago I wanted to let you all know that it is After Effects 20th Anniversary! Over the next month, you'll see some cool events, blogs, articles, videos, and more. Check out the AE & Me blog here: http: blog
Re: Happy 20th Anniversary After Effects! by John Kaley 7 years ago AE user since 1996. It was Mac only and was $2000 for the "Production" version. AE has been the cornerstone of my software and really seems like an old friend to this day. Congrats to AE and Abobe!