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Richard van den Boogaard

Freelance cameraman who uses DSLR cameras for creating online branded video productions.
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October 8th 2010
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How to make SureTarget do a full 360 Spin
by Richard van den Boogaard 7 years ago
Hi, I have set up a scene involving a central object surrounded by four nulls (North-East-South-West) and I use a separate null to which VideoCopilot's Sure Target is applied (and which creates the ca
Re: How to make SureTarget do a full 360 Spin
by Richard van den Boogaard 7 years ago
Hi, I figured it out. Turns out that I had my camera move in Ae set up wrong. If you start off in the East (e.g. -90 degrees), then go South, West, North, you have to keep adding 90 degrees of rotatio
Clip Markers with editing notes that move with clip?
by David Fleury 9 years ago
I REALLY need a way to associate some kind of marker with a clip that I can put editing notes on that will travel with a clip when it is moved, like you can with AVID. This seems like such a simple fe
Re: Clip Markers with editing notes that move with clip?
by Richard van den Boogaard 8 years ago
I really, really need this feature (and yes, Todd, I have put in a request). Hopefully this will be offered with the upcoming next edition. The sequence markers are just cumbersome, because they stick
Audio out-of-sync in FLV Export from PPro
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi, I have just launched a new hi-profile project in which my client asks for both an MP4 (for mobile use) and an FLV (for use on their website): http: www.glamour.nl fashion-weather-report-14-februar
Taking requests for new DSLR Podcasts
by Richard Harrington 9 years ago
We're going to record some new episodes next week.... Can't make any promises, but requests are welcome. Richard M. Harrington, PMP Author: From Still to Motion, Video Made on a Mac, Photoshop for Vid
Re: Taking requests for new DSLR Podcasts
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
- Use of VariND FaderND filters. In what situations you should and should not use those. - Difference it makes by adding a bit of sharpness (or unsharp mask) back in to the edit at the end of your edi
Formats for chroma keying
by Johannes Nyholm 9 years ago
Hi, I wonder what would be the best and worst formats for green screen chroma keying of these: 1. ProRes 1920i 422 2. ProRes 1920i 444 3. Uncompressed 1920 8-bits Thanks, Johannes
Re: Formats for chroma keying
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi Johannes, The more detail is recorded in the image, the better your key will perform when doing green screen work. Therefore, if you record in ProRes 4:2:2 or better yet 4:4:4, it will work better
Magic Bullet Looks or Colorista - keyframing in AE
by Robert Coppa 9 years ago
Gurus ... I have been given an edited short film in the form of an uncompressed AVI file. I need to do some color grading and enhancements. I am thinking of using Magic Bullet looks and or Colorista I
Re: Magic Bullet Looks or Colorista - keyframing in AE
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi Robert, You can apply any of these effects directly in PPro as well, or use a combination of them if you have the whole MB suite. I was just viewing a tutorial from Simon Walker that was just relea
New laptop
by Roberto Cerini 9 years ago
I will be buying a new laptop soon. I was actually thinking about picking up a Sony VAIO with the i5 processor. Will it suffice to run Premiere and After Effect I am also looking at an ASUS G73JH A1.
Re: New laptop
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
If you want to take advantage of CS5's Mercury Playback Engine, you really want an nVidia graphics card with at least 1GB memory and 96 cuda cores. No need for the more expensive Quadro FX line, some
Tip: add sharpness back in!
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi, Recently, I got a great tip from another DSLR shooter, which I want you guys to take advantage of as well: add a sharpness effect back into the footage in your NLE. Many of us DSLR shooters choose
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Re: Tip: add sharpness back in!
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Who's Phil ;-) Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor YouTube expert
CS5 audio sync issue.
by Paul Lewis 9 years ago
I recently imported footage from a shoot from my Sony HVR-V1U into Premiere Pro cs5 via Firewire. I placed it in the time line to edit, and the audio sync is WAY off. 1.12 seconds ahead of the video.
Re: CS5 audio sync issue.
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
I totally second that. Thanks for that amazing tip! Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor YouTube expert
Exported video colors seem dull, low saturation….suggestions
by Mark Allan 9 years ago
Exported video colors seem dull, low saturation .suggestions My videos are from a Canon 5D MK2 working in Priemere Pro CS5 in the monitor window the colors, contrast and saturation looks great, even i
Re: Exported video colors seem dull, low saturation….suggestions
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
That, and QT also has a tendency to just loose a full stop of light when you encode with it... Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor YouTube expert
Transfering projects and files between Mac and PC both running CS5
by Rex Summerfield 9 years ago
I'm running CS5 on a PC and a friend of mine wants to buy a MAC and run CS5 on it. What issues will I have trying to transfer projects and files back and forth between the two platforms both running C
Re: Transfering projects and files between Mac and PC both running CS5
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
I honestly haven't had that much experience with cross-platform exchanges of PPro files, but I am guessing fonts may be an issue. Also, if either one of you decides to transcode the footage before wor
I have a problem
by Gil Sabag 9 years ago
I'm Trying to open ppro cs4 and whil it does all of it's file loading it get stuck loading a file called SHARPEN.AEX and it dosn't move,and I have projects to finish,I don't no what to do or what is t
Re: I have a problem
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
I believe AEX is a plugin file. Go to your plugins folder (or Common, do a search for it), move or rename that file and see if PPro now starts. Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Op
News: Adobe Audition for the Mac Available in Public Beta
by Cow News Droid 9 years ago
Future Versions of Professional Audio Toolset Planned for Both Mac and Windows Platforms (San Jose, California--November 9, 2010) Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced that a public
Re: News: Adobe Audition for the Mac Available in Public Beta
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Makes you wonder why they release a new version with new features on Mac only. I have been waiting for Audition 4 (PC) for a number of years now... Please Adobe, make us happy! Richard van den Boogaar
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Internal mic recording error - how to warm up sound?
by Jamie Hancock 9 years ago
Hi I've just recorded a short video, a piece to camera. To my horror, I've made the fundamental error of not checking which mic was being used and have recorded on the internal mic on a Sony Z1 instea
Re: Internal mic recording error - how to warm up sound?
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi, Removing echo really is a difficult thing to achieve. Try this: http: forums.adobe.com thread 403087 Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor YouTube expert
How much faster is Mercury with hardware acceleration
by Tony Connoly 9 years ago
I installed an nVidia card (GT 240 with 1GB DDR5), and here is the improvement I'm seeing: A file that took 3 minutes to render with Software engine now takes 2 minutes 25 seconds. Both were done with
Re: How much faster is Mercury with hardware acceleration
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Any GT card is optimized for gaming, not for video applications, so I'm guessing the gains will be smaller in combination with Mercury Playback Engine. Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Gli
Wall of Video
by Dustin Ward 9 years ago
I want to create a wall of video (like a collage, in a sense) and have a light streak illuminating the parts I want revealed. I want to be able to push into one of the videos, once illuminated on the
Re: Wall of Video
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Excellent suggestions, Kevin. Also, I can imagine rendering being faster if you choose to pre-compose each "TV" inside the wall and then composite all 20 of them together in a separate comp. Richard v
HDR Video processing
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi, Recently, inspired by the awesome work done by SovietMontage, I investigated HDR video in an article on ReelSEO.com: http: www.reelseo.com hdr-video-3d In this article I talk about a number of way
Re: HDR Video processing
by Norberto Henriques 7 years ago
I stumbled across this thread while searching for this very same subject. What I basically need to know is what to do exactly in After Effects to merge two different footages of the same shot taken at
prores 422 hq vs prores 422 vs prores 444
by Omar Itani 9 years ago
i have a 60d and i noticed that the default format is 444. should i downsize i am going to be working with color because i shot with wrong white balance, i don't know if that will be a deciding factor
Re: prores 422 hq vs prores 422 vs prores 444
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
4444 output from a DSLR Not in any current breed... unless you have a RED One Epic or an ARRI Alexa, you're not getting RAW out of your camera. If anything, you're transcoding a 4:2:0 8-bit to a 4:4:4
The truth about Premiere
by Guy Ross 9 years ago
If you're considering switching to Premiere... here's my experience I saw the Premiere FCP shootouts, and was excited about native playback of DSLR footage. I tried it for one project, and I'm still s
Re: The truth about Premiere
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Sorry to hear about your bad experience. Perhaps it could be the graphics card. The GTX285 is a card really made for gaming, not for dedicated video applications. In Adobe's Hardware compatibility lis
Fader ND
by Phil Yunker 9 years ago
I have read a couple of threads about ND filters and fader ND filters (from Singh-Ray and Fader ND Fader Filter) Does anyone have any links to footage shot with one I would particularly like to see ho
Re: Fader ND
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi Phil (sorry about the misspelling ;-)) In run and gun situations these filters will be a real time-saver. Just remember that because you can achieve very shallow DoF on the DSLRs doesn't mean that
Canon 50mm prime f1.2L vs f1.4
by Norman Willis 9 years ago
I have been using a Canon HF S10 to make teaching videos in studio. The glass is amazingly good for a consumer camcorder, but the AVCHD is just a little grainier than I would like. I have a 5DM2 body,
Re: Canon 50mm prime f1.2L vs f1.4
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
My advice: save up for now. The 50mm F1.2 is totally worth it. It's such a great piece of glass... I am frequently amazed at the difference in quality of the shots made on my lenses and the 50mm nearl
Saying "No Thanks"
by Nick Griffin 9 years ago
A good friend of mine who is a graphic artist called me yesterday for advice on a problem. She doesn't feel at home on the COW so I figured I'm summarize her problem, provide my answer and throw it op
Re: Saying "No Thanks"
by Mark Suszko 9 years ago
If this really is a "bad" client, refer them to your biggest rival, make them HIS problem. Think about this, though: from what we're told, the client didn't cause the first problem: the meddling secre
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xf 300/305
by Joel Servetz 9 years ago
I've been considering purchasing either the XF300 or 305 but there seems to be little to no information available from users or reviewers. The BBC was quick to certify these cameras for full blown fie
Re: xf 300/305
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
How old is your EX-3 and for how much are you willing to sell it Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor YouTube expert
5D Audio Questions
by Craig Richard 9 years ago
What kind of Audio do you get on the 5D I'm ready to buy but need everything to work with Schoepps cmit 48v mic, and don't want bad audio because of the recording device. What are your experiences Doe
Re: 5D Audio Questions
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Since the latest firware update, the 5D is capable of recording 48 kHz sound, which is a broadcast standard. However, I record separately on a Zoom H4N as I don't trust the audio recorder inside the 5
Render with a transparent background?
by Luke McFadden 9 years ago
This seems easy, but I can't figure it out I've got a simple animated element (basically some lines) that I want to render with a transparent background for a friend to use in another project. But eve
Re: Render with a transparent background?
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Also, if you ZIP RAR SIT your uncompressed file before sending it off, you may get quite impressive results. Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor YouTube expert
Printing from AE
by Jim Arco 9 years ago
Maybe I just have brain-fog this morning, but it seems to me that I used to be able to print from AE. I know I have a binder somewhere with flowcharts, effects windows, stuff like that from my early d
Re: Printing from AE
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Consider exporting the frames as a JPEG or PNG sequence and then import these into Acrobat, Photoshop or some other application... Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor
How to create motion graphics like in this example
by Stefan Koler 9 years ago
I found this on Youtube: and now I am wondering how I can create something similar. I'm not talking about the 3D-text, I'm talking about the background animation - those animated circles and the light
Re: How to create motion graphics like in this example
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
This is definitely advanced AE work that will at least include a couple of imported 3D elements. Look for some tutorials on VideoCoPilot.net - I'm sure they will get you in the right direction... Rich
Refillable sand/water bags
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi, I am looking for refillable counter weights (with water or sand) which you can use on a crane jib instead of regular weights. Any suggestions Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam
Re: Refillable sand/water bags
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Correct link is http: www.aquabells.com... Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Glidecam Operator Editor YouTube expert
What are your terms for payment?
by John Grote, Jr. 9 years ago
Good day all, I am a trying to find out what is reasonable terms for payment, net 15 Net 30 Net 45 Net 60 Most of my smaller clients are better than net 30 with payment, but two of my larger (national
Re: What are your terms for payment?
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Agreed. I was just saying that from a legal POV, a handshake suffices still. But is it smart Hardly... Get things in writing before starting your production is sound advice. However, we should not for
5D and FCP 6.0.6, What to expect....
by Jared Cicon 9 years ago
Hey Guys, I am cutting my teeth on the 5D. Just shot a commercial spot and want to make sure I do everything right. I have a few questions I hope someone out there can help me with. 1. Is it time for
Re: 5D and FCP 6.0.6, What to expect....
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Michael - sorry, I misread your comment. I think you may be absolutely right. Correct me if I'm wrong, but due to the line skipping technology (how they downsample a full frame sensor image to FullHD)
CS5 Lag and .MOV files
by Britney Butler 9 years ago
I recently got CS5 because CS4 wouldn't support .mov files. I can import the files and the program recognizes them, but when it comes to playing them in my workstation it lags and freezes. The audio r
Re: CS5 Lag and .MOV files
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Not being able to read .mov files could be the result of a combination of several things - improper codecs installed, software and or hardware. Remember that .mov is only a container format, probably
Accidentally Shot 60FPS on the 7D
by Dirk D. Lopez 9 years ago
We started off shooting some nice scenery shots at 60FPS so we could slow it down to 30FPS in post for that nice slow-mo effect. Unfortunately we made a mistake and forgot to change back the frame rat
Re: Accidentally Shot 60FPS on the 7D
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
If you edit the project at 720p 60fps then there is no need to go back and reshoot it at 1080p 30fps. Just leave the interpretation of the file at 60fps in your NLE, edit it and render it out. You ach
5D2 external mic input
by Andrea Cavazzuti 9 years ago
Maybe it's a stupid question. Anyhow, I'd like to feed the audio signal (stereo or mono) into the 5D directly from my field mixer. The problem is that 5D has only a mic input, not a LINE input. Any wa
Re: 5D2 external mic input
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Hi Andrea, Test, test, test. That is the only way to find out if it's reliable enough for you. Again, I'd rather have the in camera sound for back-up syncing purposes and rely on properly monitored an
5D Video Pixelization
by Chris Thompson 9 years ago
Just got a Cannon 5D and after testing and experimenting I used it for the first time on a pro shoot. Everything went well, no overheating issues. However some of my video clips have digital break up
Re: 5D Video Pixelization
by Richard van den Boogaard 9 years ago
Probably depends on your card speed. I use 30Mbit s cards only. It's either that, or the card is ready for the bin... Richard van den Boogaard Freelance cameraman Editor YouTube specialist
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