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Laura Gruszczynski

Member Since:
October 16th 2007
85 Posts
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
invalid image buffer size
by Laura Gruszczynski 7 years ago
Hi, I am new to After Effects and I have a master comp on a timeline with many comps inside it. I have a couple of effects on this master comp. I recently started getting an error message when renderi
Re: invalid image buffer size
by Laura Gruszczynski 7 years ago
Hi Walter, I am using a Mac Pro 2.66 GHz Quad Core Intel Xeon with 8GB memory. AE CS6 What I am trying to do tell the story of our company's history over time. I was given graphics created for print,
P2 scanned media choking FCP 7
by Laura Gruszczynski 8 years ago
HI, I recently shot an hour and a half long video on a Panasonic HVX 200 as one long take. I logged the footage from the P2 cards into FCP. It came in as 16 scanned media files. I broke the footage in
Re: P2 scanned media choking FCP 7
by Laura Gruszczynski 8 years ago
Sorry, I meant "spanned" I have a Panasonic AJ-PCD2 P2 card reader. In the log and transfer window, they are showing up as separate 4 GB files. I do this all the time but never this long of a shoot. L
Canon 5D Mark III v. Panasonic Ag-AF100
by Laura Gruszczynski 8 years ago
Hi, I work in a small 3 person media group within a large corporation and we currently shoot many of our corporate videos using the Panasonic HVX-200. Late in 2010, my supervisor bought 2 DSLRs (a 7D
Re: Canon 5D Mark III v. Panasonic Ag-AF100
by Laura Gruszczynski 8 years ago
Thanks to you all, Your comments we very helpful. Laura
making a contact sheet of video frames
by Laura Gruszczynski 8 years ago
How do I make a contact sheet from video clips in Bridge CS5.1 where the images are not taken from the first frame of each video A lot of them were shot with a steadycam and the first frame usually sh
Re: making a contact sheet of video frames
by Laura Gruszczynski 8 years ago
Any suggestions I am on a MAC. Thanks. Laura
P2 imports at wrong frame rate
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Hi, I am looking to maybe switch my workflow from FCP7 to Premiere Pro CS5 and I am new to Premiere Pro. The first thing I did was try to import my P2 content shot at 59.94 fps into Premiere. With the
Re: P2 imports at wrong frame rate
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
That sounds like another whole conversation! :) Thanks everybody for your input! My question has been answered tenfold. Laura
create old audio effect
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Hi, I just shot a video intended to look like 1950s TV cop show. What filters can I use to create a 1950's or early 60's sound to the audio I have like 5 minutes to do this so your help is greatly app
Re: create old audio effect
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Hi Andre, That plugin was great! I combined it with the AUGraphicEQ filter in Final Cut and the audio sounds delightfully old. Thanks, Laura
Boris RED crashes FCP 7
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Inside RED, I change the face layer to premultiplied-white. Then I open the image up in a new window, click vector trace tool and option shift drag the curser over the image. The new window always goe
Re: Boris RED crashes FCP 7
by peter mcauley 9 years ago
Hi Laura, What happens if you try to perform the vector trace in the main comp window instead of a new window If you haven't tried that yet can you please give that a shot and let us know if RED exhib
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 Matt Babcock 6 years ago
I also found this thread while searching on this bug and had a slightly different fix. My system doesn't have a compatible graphics card so in the preferences I lowered the default 8 cores down to 6 c
Login logout times
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Is there a way to see what time my computer logged off and on the day before I think somebody was using my computer after hours when I was not here.... Laura
Re: Login logout times
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Hi Zane Actually, that was helpful. Looks like Logout timed out because Motion wouldn't quit. Thanks! Laura
Final Cut pro quits when using AJA Video Output plugin
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Hi, I am working with Apple Pro Res 422 HQ 1080p 29.97 converted from H.264 shot with a Canon 5D and 7D in FCP 7 on a Mac Pro 2.66 GHz Quad with 8GB of RAM. In the video output in FCP's audio video se
Re: Final Cut pro quits when using AJA Video Output plugin
by Laura Gruszczynski 9 years ago
Hi, I went into the control panel and turned on the 1080p option, and now it let's me select that in the playback settings. Let's see if I have anymore unexpected quits. Will keep you posted. Thanks f
Canon video lens on a DSLR
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi, We have a Canon J15x9.5b4 lens and we would like to know if that lens could somehow be used on a Canon 7D or 5D. Is there some type of adaptor out there Is it worth even trying Thanks! Laura
Re: Canon video lens on a DSLR
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Thanks! I appreciate that. Laura
Boris Chromakey adds horizontal noise to blacks
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi, I recently purchased Boris Fx Chromakey. I shot two talking heads in dark suits on a green screen using Panasonic HVX200, DVCPRO HD 720p60, In addition to regular lighting, the subjects are also l
Re: Boris Chromakey adds horizontal noise to blacks
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Thank you Paul, The CleanKey preset you sent me worked well. I'd like to share it with other users on the Cow. Where can people download it and other presets like it Laura
Boris Chromakey adds horizontal noise
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi I recently purchased Boris Fx Chromakey. I shot two talking heads in dark suits on a green screen using Panasonic HVX200, DVCPRO HD 720p60, In addition to regular lighting, the subjects are also li
H.264 in Motion 4
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi, I am wondering if anybody has any current info on dealing with H.264 1080p footage shot with a Nikon HDSLR in Motion I sent a timeline from FCP7 to Motion 4 and the play back is awful. I am workin
Re: H.264 in Motion 4
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
That's a good question. I will just convert it myself for now. Thanks! Laura
mouseless editing
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi, I was wondering if there was any information on editing in FCP using just the keyboard shortcuts. Is it possible to do that without using a mouse at all Thanks, Laura
Re: mouseless editing
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
What a great idea. I have one at home, it's small and a couple of years old. I'll give it a try! Thanks. Laura
New Mac for HD editing
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi, I am looking at buying a new MAC Pro for editing HD footage shot on a Panasonic HVX200 and a Canon HDSLR. We have a limited budget. I am looking at a 2.66Ghz quad core Intel Xeon, 8Gb Ram and 4TB
Re: New Mac for HD editing
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Got it! Thanks! Laura
batching multiple timelines in compressor
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi, I am new to Compressor having just switched from Cleaner 6.5 after it went buggy on me. I am trying to batch multiple timelines from FCP to Compressor so I can make flvs over night. So far I have
Re: batching multiple timelines in compressor
by Daniel Low 10 years ago
Laura Gruszczynski "but can you even do multiple timelines " Export each timeline as a reference movie and then add all of them into a batch. _________________________________________________________
3D camera's view missing
by Dan Kowalski 10 years ago
Motion 4: 3D space: In Perspective, Left and Right views, the yellow outline of the camera's angel of view and focal plane are missing. I've made sure the camera is selected in Layers tab. (Shows up i
Re: 3D camera's view missing
by Laura Gruszczynski 10 years ago
Hi, I checked the zoom and at 100%, in the Top view, my icons appear so far away, that I can barely make them out. I have to zoom in to 1500% to see the motion of the camera at all. I perspective view
RAM preview running slow
by Laura Gruszczynski 11 years ago
I need help. I cannot figure out how to get RAM Preview to run in real time. When I try to RAM preview, I get the message Insufficient RAM and in plays back at 6 fps. I am running a Mac Pro, 2x2.66 Gh
Re: RAM preview running slow
by Laura Gruszczynski 11 years ago
Hi, After all of that, it was just a setting in AE CS3. Window AJA Preview. Change to "enable playback during preview" Change "primary format" to match your footage size. Than was it! Should post this
boot up from install cd
by Laura Gruszczynski 11 years ago
Hi, I am trying to run some maintenance and repairs on a Mac Pro, OS X 4.11 and I am unable to convince the machine that it needs to boot up from the install cd so I can run disc utility. I am holding
Re: boot up from install cd
by Laura Gruszczynski 11 years ago
I tried that too, with an Apple tech person on the phone. No luck. Looks like my machine needs service. Thanks for your help. Laura gruszla
apple motion swap image for text
by Laura Gruszczynski 11 years ago
Hi, I have a dilemma, I created an animation using multiple question marks in Apple Motion, Each one has a simple move behavior attached to it. I am now trying to swap out the text for an image of a q
Re: apple motion swap image for text
by Laura Gruszczynski 11 years ago
It helps a lot, Thanks! Lauragruszla
removing wet noises in speech
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
Okay, I searched the forum and could not find anything about removing the annoying saliva sounds from an interview. I gave the subject water during the shoot, like I always do, and she drank it, but y
Re: removing wet noises in speech
by Andrew Williamson 12 years ago
I've had really good results using iZotope RX, selecting the upper frequencies on the spectrogram and applying a heavy declicker. We had a very similar problem with this talking head interview that ca
Kona LHe Playback Sync issues
by Kyle Kegley 12 years ago
I'm having a weird issue with my Kona LHe. When I open Final Cut Pro and play a clip everything plays in sync as it should... However, if I happen to toggle to Safari, Mail or any other program, as so
Re: Kona LHe Playback Sync issues
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
I run my audio through a Mackie mixer. The AJA guy thought it might have been the set up between the computer (MacPro) and the mixer. When that didn't appear to be the issue, they then thought it migh
saving a project as an older version
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
Hi, Is there a way to save a project created in Motion 3 as a Motion 2 I tried "save as..." and "save as template" and did not see a way to do it. FCP has an "export xml" which can then be opened in o
Re: saving a project as an older version
by Noah Kadner 12 years ago
Cannot be done on pretty much any app in Final Cut Studio... NoahMy FCP Blog. Unlock the secrets of the DVX100, HVX200 and Apple Color and Win a Free Letus Extreme. Now featuring the Sony EX1 Guideboo
Soundtrack aif exports do not work in other programs
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
Hi, I was wondering if anyone else had ever had this problem. When I export aiffs from Soundtrack pro, 16 bit, 44.1 Khz, iTunes will not play it, Peak Pro will not open it and Toast 8 crashes when I t
Re: Soundtrack aif exports do not work in other programs
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
Hi Ty, I was unable to post for a while, busy with projects, I will try to post one today. Lauragruszla
Audio Noise Reduction Software
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
Hi, I am looking to purchase software to remove a humming noise from audio that was recorded elsewhere. I am 90% sure I am buying Bias SoundSoap Pro but would like to know if anybody has any other sug
Re: Audio Noise Reduction Software
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
Thank you, We will look at IZotope Rx as well. Lauragruszla
Panasonic output
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
A tech question for you about the HVX200. Can you play back or output recorded video from the camera with a time code or number reference display to a monitor or a tape machine such as a VHS deck Coul
Re: Panasonic output
by Laura Gruszczynski 12 years ago
if you are shooting on tape, can you burn a dub in the field (i.e. VHS with time code) of what you have shot gruszla
AJA Kona LHe
by Laura Gruszczynski 13 years ago
Hi, I am looking to purchase an AJA Kona LHe for our Mac Pro running FCP 6. I have been out on several forums and AJA's website and I cannot find an answer to two questions, 1.Does anybody know whethe
Re: AJA Kona LHe
by szumlins 13 years ago
Important to note, the reason the LHe supports 23.98 from an HVX200 is because it is DVCProHD which is just flagged 59.94. The LHe does not support 23.98 as a standard framerate.
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