Expand window view in Inspector IPTC view? by Ray Meints 3 years ago I am using the IPTC view in the inspector window, to read some Content: Caption information from several stills that were sent to me. I can hover over the window to read the caption information, but I
10.3 Audio playback issues by Gabe Strong 3 years ago Hi, I'm still learning the new 10.3 and have a question. When I drop certain 'Sound Design sound fx' into the timeline, they do not play back on my MacBook Pro. Now when I look at them, it appears the
Here comes the wet blanket on Role Mixing by Brett Sherman 3 years ago OK. First let me say I like what I'm seeing with the update. But I wish they had handled placing effects on roles differently. This is the problem. All professional mixing applications allow you to pu
How to fix Audio - MONO - Final Cut X by Stephan Scrofani 3 years ago I have a filmed Skype interview, split screen style. The problem is the audio from one person is too low and audio of the other person is overblown. Unfortunately, I don't have one person on each chan
Apple Must Be Thrilled ... by Paul Figgiani 3 years ago How many NDA's were signed for this secret FCPX Roadmap presentation that took place 4 months ago at NAB It's amazing - not a single feature and or potential release date leak has surfaced in the pres
Aspect Ratio Calculation by Thomas Frank 3 years ago Hi, what was equation to calculate the aspect ratio in pixels For example I have 2.76:1 ratio that I would like calculate with a 3840x2160 resolution. Wouldn't it be around 3840x1396 Thanks
4K to 1080 workflows by David Waugh 5 years ago I'm producing fairly low end corporate work with a Sony RX-10 and Final Cut X. I'd like to stay in the 1080 space for now but would like to upgrade to one of the consumer-based 4K cameras. The consens
Re: 4K to 1080 workflows by Paul Figgiani 5 years ago David, You can drop the 4K footage right into a 1080p timeline. If the res. is 4096x2160 - that's 1.90:1. So you'll have slight letterboxing before any scaling. -paul.
Multitrack export too short by Mitch Jordan 5 years ago I'm creating a radio tv spot. My music cut is a little shorter than 30, but I've added natural sound tracks that end exactly at 30 seconds. However, when I export the file, it comes out about a half s
Re: Multitrack export too short by Paul Figgiani 5 years ago Mitch, Try this: Make your spot exactly 30 sec. Use the Time Selection Tool to select all track clips, making sure your selection leaves a second or 2 to spare at the end of the piece, like this: Then
Loudness, CALM and Compressors by John Stanowski 5 years ago Newbie question. I'm not an audio person at all. But I edit a lot of TV spots. When the CALM thing came around, one of the things I did to cope was to eliminate the use of compressors on spot VO's com
Re: Loudness, CALM and Compressors by Paul Figgiani 5 years ago John, In my opinion VO Dynamics Compression and Loudness Normalization relative to the CALM Act and ITU EBU ATSC specs. should always be handled independently. Just to be clear I'm not referring to th
Database Questions by Paul Figgiani 5 years ago If there is a resource or thread that answers my questions, please point me to it ... A few years ago when Lite was first released I installed it I noticed it installed a database that (unless I was m
Re: Database Questions by Juan Salvo 5 years ago In resolve 9, davinci added a disk based database as an option instead of the Postgres database that's usually used. I believe it's now the default in the lite version. http: JuanSalvo.com http: theCo
Poor Avid... by Daniel McClintock 6 years ago Now the lawsuits have begun... http: money.msn.com business-news article.aspx feed=MW&date=20130326&id=16282194 http: money.msn.com business-news article.aspx feed=BW&date=20130326&id=16283738 Any gue
Ripple's Symbolic Link by Paul Figgiani 6 years ago After watching Ripple's new Media Managing Motion Templates video i went ahead and built a Cocoa GUI that creates Symbolic Links. No Terminal required. symLinkX Just drag in a source folder, define a
Generator to FCPX with audio possible? by Paul Figgiani 8 years ago I posted this over on the apple forum as well: Is it possible to send a Motion Generator over to FCPX with an embedded audio track For example I create a Bars and Tone Generator. The source file is a
Sound Normalization with FCP by Fredy Schwerdtner 8 years ago Hi There, I was searching around the forum for some knowledge about the application The Levelator. I've found very "strong" discussions about the good of use it, and not. People saying to use an audio
Syncing problems with Zoom audio by Kate Robertson 8 years ago Hi, I am editing using dv pal footage and audio recorded from an external Zoom recorder, and I find that around every minute or so the sync goes out, the video being ahead by a few frames per minute.
Reconform with STP? by David Roth Weiss 8 years ago Questions sometimes go unanswered for weeks at a time on the STP Forum, so please forgive me for asking this question here... Color has a nice "reconform" function that makes it possible to properly t
Re: For those interested: by Paul Figgiani 8 years ago Dosen't it seem odd that apple would permit an "outsider" (nothing against Larry) under NDA to go public with something like this I'm not complaining. I'm looking forward to it ... -paul.
Audio Conversion.... by Evan Fitzer 8 years ago Hello: Much of the audio I receive comes to me as 44.1 wav files. I've set up a compressor droplet on my desktop so I can quickly batch convert these files into 48khz aiff files. However, I've discove
Re: Audio Conversion.... by Paul Figgiani 8 years ago Evan, I've experienced this as well. What I do is a bit time consuming, but it solves the problem: Before you convert the sample rate open the files in an Editor (STP, Peak, Audition, etc). Add about
1024x768 screencasts by Andreas Zeitler 9 years ago Hello there, I hope someone here can help me. I'm working as a screencaster and recently upgraded to a Final Cut Studio. So far my experiences are great, except when trying to edit iPad screencasts. U
Re: 1024x768 screencasts by Paul Figgiani 9 years ago So your issue was with the framerate and not the resolution. There are ways to conform the odd framerates that most of the screen capture apps. output. I'm not sure I agree with you in terms of 1024x7
audio ducking effect by Stefan Segers 9 years ago Hi all, I am used to iMovie but currently switching to FCP. One thing I can't find in FCP is the audio ducking effect. This will reduce all other audio tracks (the volume) and will pop the Voice Over
Re: audio ducking effect by Paul Figgiani 9 years ago Hi, Stefan. Are you familiar basic routing and busing First you need a plugin (Gate) that supports Side Chaining. Let's say you have your spoken word on Track 1 and your Bed on Track 2. The spoken wor
Settings by Suzin Daly 9 years ago I understand if you drag clip onto timeline the FCP will correct to the correct setting. I tried to set to the correct settings to start with. I am shooting 1080 24 p Panasonic hmc 150. Once on the ti
Re: Settings by Paul Figgiani 9 years ago Suz, My guess is that's just a generic label in the Popup Menu that Apple never got around to updating or adding to. It's just the aspect ratio (1920 x 1080) reference. Why don't you build your own Se
Special way to copy over your SDHC files?? by Drew Hudgins 9 years ago I had a friend and I think I even read somewhere that the foolproof way to work with your digital HMC150 AVCHD files is to drag the entire folder ("PRIVATE") over to your work drive at once.... why I
Question about a shotgun mike for HMC150 by William Dedula 9 years ago Hello All; I have almost figured out everything I need to place my order for our HMC150 and accessories. I just have a few questions about the Shotgun mic which I think I'm going to plan to purchase.
Best SD card for HMC150 recording by Tash Glenn 9 years ago Which brand of SD cards are most reliable with shooting on the Panasonic HMC150 camera I have been using "Transcend SDHC class6" 8GB & 16GB and been having Log and Transfer errors in getting my footag
Looking for an AG-HMC150 by Marcelino Guel 10 years ago I'm looking to buy an AG-HMC150 tomorrow but the problem is I can't find one. UGHHH! B&H Is Out of Stock VidInc Is Out of Stock Any other "reputable" suggestions
Re: Looking for an AG-HMC150 by Paul Figgiani 10 years ago I purchased mine a week ago from G&G in NJ. Had it the next day. I have no affiliation ... I'm just a satisfied customer. http: www.ggvideo.com pan_aghmc150.php -paul.
Not Core Audio Compliant by Paul Figgiani 14 years ago I contacted AJA. I mentioned my IO LA does not show up in hardware capture preferences in Motu's Digital Performer software. According to Motu, the software will recognize any Core Audio compliant dev
IO and Tiger by Jonathan Miller 14 years ago Just installed 10.4 then updated to 10.4.1. Launched FCPHD and the IO wasn't recognised. Called my rep, he told me to try reinstalling the driver (v1.3.1 still as of today) and rebooted. Works like a
Re: IO and Tiger by Paul Figgiani 14 years ago Listen I have to agree...believe me, I have nothing but great things to say about AJA and their products. I posted something a few days ago stating my software was on its way, asking if the driver is