FCP 7 to Premiere Pro CC 2018 by Tudor Applen 6 days ago So I have this ancient project from more than a decade ago. Back in 2009, I got dis-heartened and didn't complete a personal project despite a huge investment. Fast forward to now... My wife wants to
Off The Tracks review by Oliver Peters 1 week ago An interesting critique: https: www.redsharknews.com post item 5846-off-the-tracks-fcp-x,-for-all-its-brilliance,-has-always-been-divisive-it-still-is,-according-to-roland-denning - Oliver Oliver Pete
Re: Off The Tracks review by Michael Gissing 1 week ago I reckon this thread has totally gone "off the track". Hardly unusual if we are too quick to line up behind our partisan flags. Hardly a debate though, just nay-saying.
Re: Blackmagic RAW by Michael Gissing 3 weeks ago Tony West "The fs7 hasn't left much room for the ursa to operate these days. Just what I see out there these days." All depends on the market place. I recently needed to organise a multi camera shoot
FCP X hits 3.5 Million users? by Bill Davis 1 month ago Atomos CEO Jeromy Young says so in a live interview from the IBC Floor. Slip of the tongue Judge for yourself. If true, that s kinda crazy growth acceleration. https: m.youtube.com watch v=OvKw3msZ6h0
Re: FCP X hits 3.5 Million users? by Michael Gissing 4 weeks ago Oliver Peters "I guess the thought is to focus on tools they'll likely encounter in the professional film, TV and media world." I was asked to do a four hour tutorial on Resolve at a local college to
Automate to sequence? by Murat Egretli 1 month ago There is a tool in Premiere Pro called Automate to Sequence. With this tool you can add markers to the music and then add videos to those markers automatically. It's handy. Is there a way to do this i
That same old question... by Eric Santiago 2 months ago It seems to pop up every so often here and other apps. How do you folks deal with projectors and media players I get to see my work maybe once or twice a year in public venues so experience is lacking
Re: That same old question... by Michael Gissing 2 months ago Eric Santiago "I have had great success just using VLC with ProRes444 files on an MPB." Personally I would not choose ProRes4444 as a playback codec. I have had numerous issues over the years with ga
subtitle workflow -> feature request by Andi Winter 2 months ago dear bm! i am beginning to use the new subtitle feature on an actual job, and so far it works quite well. it is most def simpler than my old import belle nuit, render tiffs, export edl, import tiffs w
Accidental File Move by Joe McAdam 3 months ago Hi I'm a FCP beginner, so please bear with me... I was working on a large project in FCP and decided to move it all to an external drive as it was at 74gb. Being an idiot and not knowing the proper wa
Re: How to extract audio from MXF file by Michael Gissing 3 months ago I am amazed how often free software like Audacity (cross platform) can load the audio from many different video files and then offer an export option of the audio in various formats including wav
Offline // Online workflow for FCPX by Liz Parham 3 years ago Before we make the switch from FCP7, I just want to make sure an offline online Proxy workflow is doable for a feature length documentary with over 10tb of footage. Ideally, we would want to transcode
Re: Offline // Online workflow for FCPX by Michael Gissing 3 years ago The most important people to talk to are the people that will have to grade and online the final. As that is the job I do I am constantly dismayed by ignorance of finishing workflow by many editors an
Issue with fcpx multicam editing! by Guillaume Gauthier 3 years ago I'm trying to edit a 8 cam tv show with multiclip on fcpx. My problem is when I switch cam it made an edit slice on video AND audio. I don't mean that audio is switched to, I know how to only switch v
Moire.......i think? by Martin Stanesby 4 years ago Hi, Can anyone tell me first off how I got jagged lines on a still object straight edge, with no camera movement against a white background I've managed to upload a still snapshot of it. It's the hori
Re: Moire.......i think? by Michael Gissing 4 years ago Looks like line skipping causing aliasing. Can't see any chromatic aberration. The in camera filters that help this are basically blurring the picture. The sharper the lens the more obvious this can b
New to FCPX and stuck by Onekea Ohana 4 years ago Been a long time since I've been here, glad to see CC still thriving!! Recently upgraded to FCPX against my better judgement, but I figured I needed to do it at some point. So far I'm liking it, getti
Fixing echoey audio by Adam Kitter 6 years ago Hey so this might be futile but I have been surprised from some of the guru's on here in the past so heres my issue. long story short I shot an interview, had the subject mic'ed up, somewhere along th
Re: Fixing echoey audio by Michael Gissing 6 years ago There are some VST plugins that might help. The idea of deconvolving reverb hash been around for a while. I recently tested the demo version of this and was impressed. It isn't cheap but it is good. h
FCPX crashed today by Steve Connor 6 years ago Only the second time it has since 10.05 came out, I didn't lose any edits. Steve Connor 'It's just my opinion, with an occasional fact thrown in for good measure"
Re: FCPX crashed today by Dominic Deacon 6 years ago Not saying this to be snarky or to compare to X at all (which is obviously a young program) but I've just found this remarkable and wanted to note it: I've been using Edius daily since X was released
aspiring video editor by Andrew Marasco 7 years ago Hi I am currently a college sophomore at a local community college in california with a few questions. I have a love and passion for film and film editing and wanna get into the professional world. I
Re: aspiring video editor by Michael Gissing 7 years ago Sean Thomas "Avid, Adobe, Apple - who cares." I do as should any post facility that has to take an editors cut and finish it for broadcast or cinema release. If, as an editor, you don't care about wo
Roles: got 'em to work. by Mark Morache 7 years ago Alright, I think I get it. Select clips -- assign role. I can use the minimize button to shrink the tracks that I've already assigned, and then assign (or re-assign) the remaining tracks. Makes sense.
Re: Roles: got 'em to work. by Michael Gissing 7 years ago Craig Seeman "It also means Apple will focus on core functions." That's the core of my comment. I can't see OMF export as a non core function. If FCPX couldn't export a quicktime everyone would have
5d prores transcode glitch by dan smith 8 years ago Hi There I have a weird issue with some pro-res 422 (HQ) files i have created using log and transfer (in final cut 7 using the canon plugin for log and transfer) from our Canon 5D mkII. The camera is
Re: 5d prores transcode glitch by Michael Gissing 8 years ago Not much point in using HQ. Normal ProRes422 is fine for footage coming from a DSLR. Have a search on the Final Cut Pro forum for advice from Gary Adcock about avoiding HQ except for 2k up frame sizes
Canon 5D Mark II Audio Question by Rory ORear 8 years ago Hi, I'm currently trying to decide on a good audio set up for my Canon 5D2. What I want is something AGC elimination with two XLR inputs that isn't too unwieldy for both tripod and handheld recording.
Re: Canon 5D Mark II Audio Question by Michael Gissing 8 years ago The 5dmk2 firmware upgrade a few months ago got rid of AGC. So using a device that puts noise on track two is no longer necessary. If you need mic powering, then best advice is a small sound devices f
AVCHD FCP 7 Woes by Kevin Muse 9 years ago Thru log and transfer I can take the video off the camera easily. Problem is that it shows up as square pixels and upper field in the properties. Dropping the video in a Circ 601, lower field video ch
Re: AVCHD FCP 7 Woes by Michael Gissing 9 years ago Is this your main footage or is it to go into an existing SD timeline. Why not edit in HD otherwise and then downconvert the final to SD. There are lots of good ways to do this and a search of the fo
Intensity to mpeg2 capture by Michael Gissing 9 years ago I am interested in finding a simple capture option for my father. He wants to capture home videos via composite video to mpeg2 so that he can edit in Vegas and make DVDs without transcoding or captur