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Ron Fya

Member Since:
October 20th 2011
37 Posts
using clipping mask AND blend modes to color shaded shapes (like in photoshop)
by Ron Fya 2 months ago
Hey all, My goal is to test different color options for different areas of complex shaded B&W geometric artworks. So I my original intent was to do it like I would in Photoshop, clip a plain color lay
Re: using clipping mask AND blend modes to color shaded shapes (like in photoshop)
by Kalleheikki Kannisto 2 months ago
I would put the flat color on top in Color blending mode. No clipping needed. Kalleheikki Kannisto Senior Graphic Designer
favorites from timecode list
by Ron Fya 3 months ago
Hey all, Does someone know if it's possible to create favorites on a clip from a list of TC ins & outs someone typed in a spreadsheet Is there any XML tool doing just that Thanks ! R.
Re: favorites from timecode list
by Jeremy Garchow 3 months ago
Shot Notes X. Forgot about that one. Thanks for the reminder. I think you'd have to format the Excel doc in a specific way, but that shouldn't be too hard. Much easier than typing it all in by hand ag
working color managed workflow between FCPX, Photoshop and After Effects
by Ron Fya 9 months ago
Hello guys, How do you maintain a working color managed workflow when using FCPX, Photoshop and After Effects I don t know in which software the answer to my problem lies so I am asking here as well.
Re: working color managed workflow between FCPX, Photoshop and After Effects
by Ron Fya 8 months ago
Thanks for chiming in Walter ! I agree with you about misunderstanding of the Rec 709 profile somewhere. By the way, does somebody know what are the actual differences between the following profile va
Rec 709 issues with AE / Premiere / REsolve
by Nicholas Bateman 9 months ago
Hey there- I know there's a multitude of color change export questions on here- but this isn't really about normal hue shifts between players on exports. We've recently started compositing some final
Re: Rec 709 issues with AE / Premiere / REsolve
by Ron Fya 8 months ago
Hey Nicholas, I have the same kind of problem as you but with another workflow. It's described in this post. https: forums.creativecow.net thread 2 1126807 Maybe you will think of something I didn't t
simplify the browser filter results to favorites lines only ?
by Ron Fya 1 year ago
Hello there, Does anybody know if if it is somehow possible to simplify the browser filter results to favorites lines only (i.e. starred lines only) I want to rename the favorites to a transcript of t
Re: simplify the browser filter results to favorites lines only ?
by Ron Fya 1 year ago
Thank you Jeremy for the suggestion. Like you said, in the end I indeed use the "all clips" view while twirling open the disclosure triangles to read the transcripts that way since it uses less lines
Build Out duration problem when creating FCPX titles
by Ron Fya 1 year ago
Hi guys, Say that in your motion project (for an FCPX title) you have: - a build in section of 60 frames (with build in marker) - an intermediate section of 60 frames - a build out section of 60 frame
Re: Build Out duration problem when creating FCPX titles
by Ron Fya 1 year ago
Moreover, I have another issue with the End Offset parameter of the Sequence Text behavior. When you change it, the build out duration is shortened, BUT still starts from the build out marker, therefo
auto adjusting background for titles in Motion (& FCPX) upgrade ?
by Ron Fya 1 year ago
Hi Guys, Do you know a way to create auto-adjusting background for titles in Motion for FCPX just like in this video https: www.youtube.com watch v=Z26BaEY19lE BUT is there a way to create the same au
Re: auto adjusting background for titles in Motion (& FCPX) upgrade ?
by Ron Fya 1 year ago
Thank you Mark ! That worked really well.
wrong transform properties after FCPX XML import in Resolve
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Hey Guys, After importing an XML from FCPX 10.3 into Resolve 12.5, I have this problem where about 50% of the clips have their PTZR parameters not translating properly. I had to postpone my delivery b
Re: wrong transform properties after FCPX XML import in Resolve
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Shane, That's borderline wily for the pure sake of color grading ... but I understand it gets the job done I would like to avoid that as much as possible though.
what effect should i use to reproduce this visual (make highlights glow parallel rays) ?
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Hi Guys, I have this shot where the tubes are spinning around her. I want it to look like laser saber from star wars. Like this I create the shot above in FCPX using the "streaks" effect. But for some
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Re: what effect should i use to reproduce this visual (make highlights glow parallel rays) ?
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Thank you Dave, But actually beam is a generator. It generates a beam entirely from scratch. It is not enhancing the already existing highlights in the image. Using beam (or better: video copilot's sa
How would you do a "light saber" look from neon tubes ?
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Hi guys, I have this shot where I need to make the neon tubes (which are spinning around her) look like a glowing star wars light saber. I mean a really extreme yet clean glow. I am not used to much e
Re: How would you do a "light saber" look from neon tubes ?
by Joseph Owens 2 years ago
If the magenta is quite distinct, you could likely do a secondary isolation and then blur the heck out of it. That would be the down and dirty. jPo, CSI "I always pass on free advice -- its never of a
getting rid of a lens dust spot on a close up
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Hi Guys, The final shot of the music video I'm working on is spotted with lens dust in the very plain center of the face. The spot looks like a slightly dark question mark and is still on the image. A
Re: getting rid of a lens dust spot on a close up
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
I like the idea of distracting using a flare though ... maybe I should try that even though I suspect it won't work since the shot is not moving so it will obviously look fake if a flare appears and d
Bunch of quick "is it possible to?" questions
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Just a quick bunch of questions I have in my mind for some time now to answer by either "yes + how" or "no". It's not a matter to explain understand debate about why I would want to do this or that. I
Re: Bunch of quick "is it possible to?" questions
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Michael Hancock If I want to remove all audio channels from a clip I just match frame, Shift+2 (Video Only), then Replace from Start to quickly recut the clip back in without audio. If I need the aud
how do you copy a range from the timeline and paste it somewhere else ? (seems silly but ...)
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Hello guys, This seems a silly question, but still, it gives me headaches ... How do you copy a range from the timeline and paste it somewhere else (seems silly but ...) On the screencap, I would like
Re: how do you copy a range from the timeline and paste it somewhere else ? (seems silly but ...)
by Will Granzier 2 years ago
Hi I use this technique all the time. Have been since FCP 7. I create TV shows for Supersport in South AFrica, So I will create a lower third with text and make it look cool.... Keyframe movements etc
trimming synced clips to the length of the video?
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Hey guys Is there any way to automatically batch trim synced clips to the length of the video (to avoid black frames at the beginning and end of the video clip) Thanks
Re: trimming synced clips to the length of the video?
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
This is really the biggest PITA about syncing audio in FCPX or Pluraleyes. I used to use a Keyboard Maestro action for that but it doesn't work anymore for whatever reason I don't understand ... Pleas
importing photoshop layer masks in AE in an editable way ??
by Ron Fya 2 years ago
Hi there, This may sound silly but ... using PS & AE CC 2015, is it possible to import Photoshop layers with their respective layer mask into After Effects so that we can still edit the layer mask in
Re: importing photoshop layer masks in AE in an editable way ??
by Kalleheikki Kannisto 2 years ago
Importing won't retain the path, but you can copy and paste paths between AE and Photoshop. Kalleheikki Kannisto Senior Graphic Designer
Color shift from DaVinci to YouTube
by Mike Jenkins 4 years ago
Hi Forum, I'm having issues maintaining consistency in my skintones across various exports. I use a well-calibrated monitor and on my system four different versions of the same color grade appear to h
Re: Color shift from DaVinci to YouTube
by Ron Fya 4 years ago
Michael Cinquin, I read your webpage about using the digital color meter (DCM)to judge about color sync oddities. Since you wrote it, the app has been updated and the options in its menu have changed.
technicolor blog post about FCPX displaying a brighter image than what it should be
by Ron Fya 5 years ago
Hi there, In order to gather information about the dreaded gamma shift of h264 videos mainly when uploading on youtube and vimeo, I came across this post on the technicolor blog. blog.technicolorcines
Re: technicolor blog post about FCPX displaying a brighter image than what it should be
by Ronny Courtens 5 years ago
It's amazing how much B.S. some people will try to pull on you just to sell you some software.
h.264 gamma shift or limited range levels ... again
by Ron Fya 7 years ago
Hi there, First of all, sorry the length, but I don't see how I can explain this huge problem in a shorter way. I know I am not alone out here having troubles with h.264, gamma, and all the players ar
Re: h.264 gamma shift or limited range levels ... again
by Scott Firestone 7 years ago
1. Yea, the situation is even worse than you think. Google QuickTime Gamma Vitrolite. It will lead you down a rabbit hole. the situation with VLC is even more complicated: it depends on which VLC outp
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gamma shift in VLC but displays correctly in Quicktime !!
by Ron Fya 7 years ago
Hi there, I just finished a project within AE and exported it as H.264 in an mp4 container. When reviewing the video, I noticed a gamma shift in VLC, DivX player as all the colors appear duller than i
Re: gamma shift in VLC but displays correctly in Quicktime !!
by Ron Fya 7 years ago
nobody on this :P
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