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Michael Gissing

Sound & picture post facility. Fairlight Xynergi for audio & Resolve for picture post.
Member Since:
February 19th 2008
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Tasmania, Australia
'Winning' NAB vs winning new users
by Andrew Kimery 2 weeks ago
With the fast and furious updates to Resolve, BM has been 'winning' NAB for a number of years now, but that show floor success doesn't seem to be turning into a boatload of new customers using Resolve
Re: 'Winning' NAB vs winning new users
by Michael Gissing 1 week ago
Oliver Peters "And don t kid yourself. If you start the mix or color and then take it to an outside specialist, the first thing they will do is remove all of the grades and mixes that you have done a
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Patrick Donegan liked this 4 days ago
Apple to ditch Intel?
by David Mathis 3 weeks ago
Just saw this on Facebook: https: www.reuters.com article us-apple-mac-intel apple-plans-to-replace-intel-chips-in-macs-with-its-own-bloomberg-idUSKCN1H91N5 Questions that come to mind: 1. What does t
Re: Apple to ditch Intel?
by Michael Gissing 3 weeks ago
If this latest rumor is true, then I guess it spells the end of a dream for an ongoing MacPro or similar performance machine. I would see the main advantage for Apple being that they could have a sing
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David Lawrence liked this 2 weeks ago
No audio in selected video clips
by Marlies Klamt 1 month ago
I have just imported a lot of video clips all of what contain sound. 90 % of the clips are alright, but with some there is no sound even though I can see the waveform and in other programs they work a
Re: No audio in selected video clips
by Michael Gissing 1 month ago
Check the sample rate, track number and bit depth are the same. Resolve 14 is such an improvement in many areas including sound that it might be worth considering updating, with the usual cautions if
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Marc Wielage liked this 1 month ago
How to see if clips have been moved/resized?
by Bobby Hall 2 months ago
Is there a way to see if any clips in a sequence have been adjusted in the Motion tab without having to double click them to see their Basic Motions settings I'm curious since sometimes you can accide
Re: How to see if clips have been moved/resized?
by Michael Gissing 2 months ago
If you have no clips that should have resize info, you can copy one clip that is correct and paste attributes 'motion' to all clips to make them all zero resize.
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Bobby Hall liked this 2 months ago
Why one user Switched to FCPX
by Steve Connor 2 months ago
Just saw this on FCP.co and thought I'd beat Bill and post it on here first A genuine, agenda free, video about the benefits of FCPX https: www.youtube.com watch time_continue=390&v=Yiik10ChG9Y "Tradi
Re: Why one user Switched to FCPX
by Michael Gissing 2 months ago
Bill Davis "I m sure it makes you feel more comfortable to hold onto the fantasy that X is just for guys like me." That's not even close. What I say is that editors like you with your needs met by a
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Franz Bieberkopf liked this 2 months ago
OT: iPhone X vs blender
by David Mathis 2 months ago
Surely they can t be serious. https: www.youtube.com watch v=KWqw5SpITg8
Re: OT: iPhone X vs blender
by Michael Gissing 2 months ago
The whole philosophy of listening on bad speakers to mimic the real world is totally flawed thinking. All it did was mimic what it would sound like on Auratones or NS 10s. A much better thing is to li
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Shawn Miller liked this 2 months ago
Resolve slowing to a crawl
by Duke Sweden 2 months ago
This is so aggravating. Resolve used to run like butter but now it's just ridiculously laggy. I'm using optimized video (DnXHD 720 SQ, for cryin' out loud!), set Render cache to "User", and checked "R
Re: Resolve slowing to a crawl
by Michael Gissing 2 months ago
So try deleting the render cache for that project (not your optimised media) and allow to re-render.
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Marc Wielage liked this 2 months ago
Trip down bad FCP7 memory lane
by Andy Field 3 months ago
Clent asked us to update old FCP 7 project....(yes we could have XML'd it to Premiere or FCPX but had so many priority effects it would have been a pain) Forgot how agonizingly slow it was to render a
Re: Trip down bad FCP7 memory lane
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
32 bit program, limited RAM access, no GPU render acceleration. We have come a long way.
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Andy Field liked this 2 months ago
Export Alpha?
by Duke Sweden 3 months ago
Googling tells me nothing. The reference manual says I can by turning on the "Export Alpha" checkbox. Needless to say, there is no such checkbox. Sooo...... I have my greenscreen clip with the green k
Re: Export Alpha?
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
Duke Sweden "The reference manual says I can by turning on the "Export Alpha" checkbox. Needless to say, there is no such checkbox. " It's a magic check box that appears when you select a render code
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Marc Wielage liked this 3 months ago
Because Avid is sooooo hard
by Oliver Peters 3 months ago
Couldn't resist. http: www.avidblogs.com seven-year-old-auteur-shows-ed-asner-whats-up - Oliver Oliver Peters - oliverpeters.com
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David Lawrence liked this 2 months ago
Re: Because Avid is sooooo hard
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
Here's one for FCPX https: www.youtube.com watch v=Km0W3SfvEBg This was given the best doco award at the recent My State Student Film Awards. Directed, partly shot and completely edited by an 8 year o
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Lance Bachelder liked this 3 months ago
H265 into DaVinci Resolve
by Michael Lewis 3 months ago
So I understand that it does not natively work so what I did was convert the video into another format so the format that I did convert it to works however it's painful to edit with with the choppy vi
Re: H265 into DaVinci Resolve
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
H264 is a difficult codec for some computers so that's why I asked what machine. If it is a laptop or an old PC the CPU might not be coping. Also when you say internal HD, is that your system drive as
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Marc Wielage liked this 3 months ago
Is the Adobe Creative Cloud debate dead?
by Neil Sadwelkar 3 months ago
I checked the 'Adobe Creative Cloud debate' forum here at the Cow. And the last post there was Oct 2017. In the entire 2017, there were 3 posts at that forum. As many as this forum sees in an hour on
Re: Yes- just follow the money
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
Love it. We are debating the need to debate. Seems like this forum is as relevant as when the debate started all those years ago. It's opt in of course so if you think the debate is over then why are
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David Lawrence liked this 3 months ago
How is grading in Resolve better?
by Mike Thomas 3 months ago
My grading experience is limited to using the basic tools found in most NLE's. I'm looking for reasons that Resolve is better in this department than say Sony Vegas which has a lot if not all the same
Re: How is grading in Resolve better?
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
As the Edit and Fairlight sound pages develop, Resolve will be a viable alternative edit tool to Vegas but a better grade tool. Potentially a better sound tool as well but I am a Fairlight user so I k
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Marc Wielage liked this 3 months ago
So many ways to color correct...
by Duke Sweden 3 months ago
Every time I go on Youtube these videos pop up on how to Color Correct in DaVinci Resolve. They all involve different methods. Curves, color wheels, etc. I was wondering, is it a matter of whatever yo
Re: So many ways to color correct...
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
Marc Wielage "BTW, whenever I'm asked, I always tell clients not to shoot at a rate greater than 5:1" I agree but there is a certain doco mindset that says " I have the budget for UHD and want to sho
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Shawn Miller liked this 3 months ago
More "demystification"...
by Bill Davis 3 months ago
I'm trying to stay out of this because in both software engineering and color theory - I'm pretty much an idiot. I'm just an end user, and HAPPY to be one. But this has blown up so much - that I'm fas
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Douglas K. Dempsey liked this 3 months ago
Re: More "demystification"...
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
Bill Davis "It REALLY felt like another "here we go again" on this subject to me: Magnetic Timeline: READY-FIRE-AIM Trackless Audio: READY-FIRE-AIM NOW it's "Apple has screwed up color correction in
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Tero Ahlfors liked this 3 months ago
Demystification: A Parable
by Simon Ubsdell 3 months ago
Imagine, if you will, an apartment building. It has roughly 25 and a half floors (probably designed originally by Charlie Kaufman, who knows ), but only around 20 of these floors are actually used by
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David Mathis liked this 3 months ago
Re: Demystification: A Parable
by Michael Gissing 3 months ago
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David Mathis liked this 3 months ago
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