Mark Crenshaw: Activity About Images
Mark Crenshaw

Member Since:
April 7th 2008
116 Posts
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Arrange 3D Layers at Variable Distances Using A Null.
by Mark Crenshaw 6 months ago
I have about 300 pics that are arranged in a masked shape forming a sort of collage. They are all 3D layers and parented to a single null. I would like to be able to pull the null back and have the la
Re: Arrange 3D Layers at Variable Distances Using A Null.
by Alex Printz 6 months ago
It's doable but you're likely going to need to work with a camera to do it. It's going to depend on the depth of field, and if you want it to start out flat you're going to need to distribute your lay
10Gbe NAS Upgrade Completed.
by Mark Crenshaw 1 year ago
I have just completed the upgrade of our network storage and I wanted to post my results for purposes of sharing information...something I longed for when researching options for our system. I went wi
Re: 10Gbe NAS Upgrade Completed.
by Mark Crenshaw 1 year ago
The above iMac results were connecting with SMB. This screenshot is connecting with AFP. Much better read performance! Mark
iMac Not Connecting To QNAP TVS-1282T
by Mark Crenshaw 1 year ago
27" iMac Retina, High Sierra 10.13.6., 4.2Ghz i7 quad core, 40gig RAM, Radeon Pro 580. Sonnet Solo 10Gbe adapter. After having such an easy time connecting my PC to our new NAS, I'm pulling my hair ou
Re: iMac Not Connecting To QNAP TVS-1282T
by Mark Crenshaw 1 year ago
Okay, the switch isn't the issue. Should have known better. These QNAP devices are designed for direct connection. Big shout out to Bob for his rundown of options. It really made me back up and re-exa
Creative Cloud and Win 10 64 Bit
by Mark Crenshaw 1 year ago
Hello all. I'm curious if other are experiencing stop codes with CC and Win 10. We recently upgraded our system and have had issues from the start. I know some of the following info may be beyond scop
Re: Creative Cloud and Win 10 64 Bit
by Mark Crenshaw 1 year ago
In case anyone comes looking for an answer to this. It was all solved with a BIOS update. The new computer shipped with a BIOS that was 2 generations old. Go figure.
Edit Points Shift with Essential Sound
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
I'm working on an audio project and I'm experiencing some odd behavior with Essential Sound (ES). After making my edits, I went back into the timeline and added ES to the individual clips. When playin
Re: Edit Points Shift with Essential Sound
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
Thanks for the reply John. I bet more folks are having the same issue and don't know it. It's only noticeable on tight edits. If you have air head and tail of the cuts, it's likely still happening, bu
QNAP TVS-1282T3 and HDMI Output
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
We are taking a serious look at the QNAP TVS-1282T3 as part of an upgrade as our 4K post becomes more demanding. It seems like a very powerful and versatile storage device and it will fit nicely into
Re: QNAP TVS-1282T3 and HDMI Output
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
Thanks for the clarification Bob. I'll take a look at the TS-1685.
Audio Preview Issues - Shifted Edit Points
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
We are running the latest version of Premiere Pro (12.1.0) both Win 7 Pro and Mac 10.13.4. Issue: Audio edits shifting by 2 or 3 frames at export. This is occurring on both platforms, but only with se
Re: Audio Preview Issues - Shifted Edit Points
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
Dave, nothing like that. Just basic, audio only PP projects.
Can't Log Into Team Projects
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
HP Z800 12 core, Win 7 Pro 64bit, 16 gig Ram. Nvidia FX3800, Premiere Pro 12.1. We've been having major headaches with Team Projects. The latest is I can't log into Team Projects service. It failed du
Re: Can't Log Into Team Projects
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
Thanks Dave. Restarting my machine, NAS and switch has solved it. Now media mapping relinking is the headache of the hour. Mark
10Gbit Question
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
We are currently using a Synology Diskstation on a Gbit switch and Cat6 cabling for shared storage and backup. We have recently moved to Adobe's Team Project workflow and would like to move to a 10Gni
Re: 10Gbit Question
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
Thanks Bob.
Upgrading from 6.x to 8.x
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
We've been using PPro for the last few years. Our workflow shifted to 4K before we expected it would and at the time, Adobe was the easy solution. What this created was a gap in our Avid upgrades. We
Re: Upgrading from 6.x to 8.x
by Mark Crenshaw 2 years ago
Thanks Brent. Good info.
No Machine Control In MC 6.0.1/Nitris DX
by Mark Crenshaw 3 years ago
Avid Nitris DX, MC 6.0.1, HP Z800, 12 core, 12 gig RAM, Windows 7 Pro. Hello all, I have a project going that requires capture from hours of archival footage. Problem is, I can't get MC to recognize e
Re: No Machine Control In MC 6.0.1/Nitris DX
by Mark Crenshaw 3 years ago
I've exhausted all the options I can think of. Guess I'll go down the road less traveled...and cross my fingers. Mark
Repair Addenda 2/3 Rosetta Stone Cable
by Mark Crenshaw 3 years ago
Avid Nitris DX, MC 6.0.1, HP Z800 12 core, 16 gig Ram, Win 7 Pro. Hello all, Does anyone have a pin out diagram of the this device It appears Addenda is out of business. Can't find anything on them ex
Re: Repair Addenda 2/3 Rosetta Stone Cable
by Mark Crenshaw 3 years ago
Uhhh, now that I look at it, the Q and R designations are for components on the board, not wire connections. But still, the connection near Q3 joins the black wire on the PCB and they both go to groun
Avid Application Loading Incorrectly
by Mark Crenshaw 5 years ago
HP Z800, 12 core, 12 gig RAM Win7 Pro 64bit. Using MC6 and have been having issues with the program loading. It starts out normally with two full screens and title bar on left monitor, then the title
Considering Synology DS412+ NAS
by Mark Crenshaw 7 years ago
As we have transitioned to HD and a full digital workflow, we are in need of network attached solution for backup and archiving. After some research and budget considerations, I've landed on the Synol
Re: Considering Synology DS412+ NAS
by Mark Crenshaw 7 years ago
Thanks James. All great info. I'm not concerened with realtime performance. The edit systems have their own media stipes, I just need a place to store consolidated projects, raw footage, project files
Snap View to Selected Layer
by Mark Crenshaw 9 years ago
Is there a KB shortcut in Windows CS4 that snaps the current view to the anchor of a selected layer I don't want to physically move the layer, just the viewport to show the selected layer. I have a co
Re: Snap View to Selected Layer
by Todd Kopriva 9 years ago
Look At Selected Layers --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Todd Kopriva, Adobe Systems Incorporated Technical Support for profess
Capturing from Tape?
by lisa rolley 11 years ago
Hey friends, I have used the P2 a bunch of times but never have had to capture off the tape - only cards - i did a search on this forum with no results and I do not have a manual to read so I am curio
Re: Capturing from Tape?
by Mark Crenshaw 10 years ago
Matt. We were having issues using a client's HVX200 as FW device and had jumped thru all the hoops in the manual with no success. I found this post and it worked like a charm. Thanks for posting...som
Multiple Loops on a Single DVD
by Mark Crenshaw 10 years ago
Good morning all, I have a project that involves 30 half hour animations for projection onto a cyc. I need to be able to loop each one so the LD can choose which he wants for each session of the event
Re: Multiple Loops on a Single DVD
by Mark Crenshaw 10 years ago
Thanks for the response Matt. Absolutely right on. I moved the files to the Mac and DVDSP about 20 mins after I posted. It was very easy to get the loops set up. Avid just doesn't have the features th
New CS4 Machine Question
by Mark Crenshaw 10 years ago
First off, I know this is a hardware question but I wanted to ask the opinion of those using the software I will be using. I'm currently using a 5 yr old Boxx machine with 2 Xeon 3.06 CPUs. And we hav
Re: New CS4 Machine Question
by Mark Crenshaw 10 years ago
I forgot to mention, I will be using Nucleo Pro 2 with AE. Peace, Mark
Zoom Not Working Properly
by Mark Crenshaw 10 years ago
Using AE CS4 with WinXp Pro, SP2. AE has developed a strange zoom behavior. If I center up the comp, I hit the period key and it zooms off to the left. I hit the comma key and it reduces back to the r
Re: Zoom Not Working Properly - Solved
by Mark Crenshaw 10 years ago
I'm a dufuss. I had accidently hit the Maximize button and made the comp window extend across both monitors. I didn't know it because I have my timeline undocked and full screen on the other monitor.
Docked Panels Effect
by Mark Crenshaw 11 years ago
Hello all, I have been asked to duplicate the effect that the windows in AE have when they are docked...resize one and the others shrink to make room for it. The ultimate flexibility would be to have
Re: Docked Panels Effect
by Mark Crenshaw 11 years ago
Hi Filip, I think for this project cropping would be best. It would nice to know how to apply it to scaling too in case they go that route last minute. Thanks, Mark
Trapcode Particular & parenting emitter, REDOUX
by Francisco Cueto 11 years ago
first time poster, long time lurker... I am trying to animate an emitter going up that is about 1 3 from the left margin. I want this emitter to spin as it goes up, to kinda draw like a xmas tree. In
Re: Trapcode Particular & parenting emitter, REDOUX
by Mark Crenshaw 11 years ago
If I understand the issue correctly, you can easily do this without using the pick whip. Here's a quick example I did. I added a Lux layer so you can follow the emitter more easily. http: www.crenshaw
FCP 5.1.4 Crashing During Capture
by Mark Crenshaw 11 years ago
We have a G5 running OSX Tiger, AJA IO la and FCP 5.1.4. During a capture the system halts then displays this image. http: www.crenshawweb.com osx-screen.jpg When this happens, the system crashes and
Re: FCP 5.1.4 Crashing During Capture - Solved
by Mark Crenshaw 11 years ago
Disk Utilities seems to have fixed the issues. Peace, Mark
Applying a glow to a series of layers
by Christopher Rotter 11 years ago
Can you apply a glow to a bunch of layers and have the keyframes of the glow which are on one layer applied to the other layers and randomize Currently I was doing half of the layers applying a glow t
Re: Applying a glow to a series of layers
by Mark Crenshaw 11 years ago
Chis, Here are a hings to help you out, but I would suggest you spend some time with the AE manual. It will clear up alot of the issues you are having with applying effects, using nulls and even some
Sorenson 5.1 Crashing
by Mark Crenshaw 11 years ago
Win XP Pro, SP2, Nvidia FX3500, 8gig RAM, HP XW8400 workstation. We just upgraded our edit system to Avid Nitris. Along with that software, they bundled Sorenson Squeeze 5.1. So, you would think it wo
Re: Sorenson 5.1 Crashing
by Daniel Low 11 years ago
You are not the first in this forum to experience problems with Sorenson (or indeed Windows). In most cases a complete uninstall of Avid, Quicktime and Sorenson (including using Regedit where necessar
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