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And Desktop Adobe Rush overview from the "Premiere" FCPX site ;)
by Craig Seeman 2 days ago
http: www.fcp.co final-cut-pro articles 2120-first-look-adobe-rush And an oops on Adobe and ProRes RAW In other Adobe news, the first updates showed that Premiere now supported ProRes RAW. That inform
Re: And Desktop Adobe Rush overview from the "Premiere" FCPX site ;)
by Scott Witthaus 21 hours ago
Neil Goodman "almost too predictable at this point." But Bill is oh-so-correct. So now Adobe-fan-folk are saying the YouTube and skateboard video crowd ARE important Isn't that what people laughed of
Such a weird glitch, but BIG impact on editing ☹ Any insight??
by Miranda Mendelson 22 hours ago
I recently tried updating to Mojave, but got stuck for hours and couldn't get out of it, even after restarting. Last resort had to restore a time machine backup from the previous day. Everything looke
Re: Such a weird glitch, but BIG impact on editing ☹ Any insight??
by Scott Witthaus 21 hours ago
This maybe way off, but what is the setting under the View dropdown at the top right Better performance or better quality Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1
Adobe release Premiere Rush for Mobile Devices
by Steve Connor 2 days ago
https: www.adobe.com uk products premiere-rush.html Looks interesting, downloading it now to see
Re: Adobe release Premiere Rush for Mobile Devices
by Scott Witthaus 2 days ago
Totally "non-professional" Why would Adobe want all those skate board videos ;-) Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing Partner, Low Country Crea
export stereo audio for Pro Tools mix session
by Lisha Rigney 2 weeks ago
Hello all, The audio in my timeline is stereo but the AAF file I send to the audio mixer is dual mono for some of the clips. What settings do I need to change so all the files in the AAF are stereo I
Re: export stereo audio for Pro Tools mix session
by Scott Witthaus 2 weeks ago
Lisha Rigney ""...the theme music is ok but 100% of all the clip audio is dual mono."" As him her why dual mono is a problem for dialogue and why he she wants to bill extra hours to turn it into ster
Mac OS Mojave Flaw
by David Mathis 3 weeks ago
This morning while I was doing my usual Facebook group duties this tidbit showed in my notifications: https: 9to5mac.com 2018 09 24 macos-mojave-privacy-flaw This is why I strongly recommend waititing
Re: Mac OS Mojave Flaw
by Scott Witthaus 2 weeks ago
Brett Sherman "Most IT departments hate Macs. And actually don't know much about them" We are a bit different. Totally Mac-based program, so there is no hatred for Macs. Brett Sherman "That "Zero Day
What does Apple need to do better with FCPX?
by Oliver Peters 2 months ago
Here's one POV: http: alex4d.com notes item happy-7th-birthday-fcpx - Oliver Oliver Peters - oliverpeters.com
Re: What does Apple need to do better with FCPX?
by Scott Witthaus 4 weeks ago
Turn off skimming Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing Partner, Low Country Creative LLC Professor, VCU Brandcenter
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 Scott Witthaus 4 weeks ago
Andrew Kimery "In the past year I've been paid to edit on Avid, PPro, and X. I'm sure at some point in the not-to-distant future I'll get paid to edit on Resolve." Bingo. We can all have our favorite
The next release of Adobe Video Tools at IBC
by Steve Connor 1 month ago
https: theblog.adobe.com storytelling-with-smarter-tools scid=eb06eee2-6eb8-492b-ae5e-a88a44023cef&mv=social&mv2=owned_social Some interesting stuff
Re: The next release of Adobe Video Tools at IBC
by Scott Witthaus 4 weeks ago
Oliver Peters "Is anything ever new You'll certainly recognize the hue-sat curves" Actually I really think the horizontal idea is pretty cool. Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https
News: CoreMelt Launches New Planar Tracking-Based Paint Software for Final Cut Pro X Editors and Artists
by Cow News Droid 2 months ago
CoreMelt New PaintX Software, with mocha Planar Tracking Integration, Enables FCPX Artists to Apply Quick, Accurate Planar Tracked Fixes to Footage with a Swipe of a Brush (Sydney, Australia--August 3
Re: News: CoreMelt Launches New Planar Tracking-Based Paint Software for Final Cut Pro X Editors and Artists
by Scott Witthaus 1 month ago
Very cool. Will be buying. I really do like the modular design of FCPX. If you need a tool, you can added when needed. Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322
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Enlarging Audio Track
by Ray Bright 2 months ago
I used FCP 15 years ago, you could then blow up the audio track so large you could see each wave top and bottom clearly. But the latest v doesn't allow me to blow it up that far, or more likely, I jus
Re: Enlarging Audio Track
by Scott Witthaus 2 months ago
FCPX can do that, as Steve demonstrated. Another feature...that is. Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing Partner, Low Country Creative LLC Prof
Length of the sequence icreases in the timeline
by Lucy Slavinsky 2 months ago
Hello all, The strangest thing just happened to me. I am cuting on FCPX, my editor uses Premier. He sent me mp4 version of the clip which is 4:58 min in length. I want to add CTA in the end. I importe
Re: Length of the sequence icreases in the timeline
by Scott Witthaus 2 months ago
And the clip plays back fine on the timeline Can you send a screenshot of the timeline with the clip on it Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing
Go To Libraries command - odd functionality?
by Bob Woodhead 3 months ago
Don't know when this crept into X, but for a while I've been unable to simply use -1 to jump to current visible clip in the library and hit play. It seems focus has shifted to library window, but not
Re: Go To Libraries command - odd functionality?
by Scott Witthaus 2 months ago
Same here. Must be a bug. Scott Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing Partner, Low Country Creative LLC Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Hold at the end of a Ken Burns move
by Scott Witthaus 2 months ago
Hey all - I find the Ken Burns effect very useful for doing quick easy moves on stills. What is the best way to add a hold at the end of a move Manually or create a still from the last frame Thanks in
Re: Hold at the end of a Ken Burns move
by Mark Smith 2 months ago
You can tag on a hold frame at the end of the move which is pretty easy. I think Macbreak studio had a tutorial about mastering KB effect. The tutorial shows how to do a move, hold then a second move
Hide all Used clips in all Projects
by Xavier Paredes 2 months ago
My workflow often requires me to work with several projects in the same Event. Because sometimes I have a lot of source clips, I would like to know if there's a way to hide all clips that have been us
Re: Hide all Used clips in all Projects
by Scott Witthaus 2 months ago
Certainly interesting and worth putting in the suggestion box . Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing Partner, Low Country Creative LLC Professo
Starting a Project using AppleScript
by Tony Wilson 3 months ago
https: youtu.be mZIVwLzH6FA If anyone is interested in this stuff I'm happy to share what I've learnt. Tony
Re: Starting a Project using AppleScript
by Scott Witthaus 3 months ago
Brett Sherman "Ideally, I want to be able to enter a project name. Have it create a library, have it create a media folder with the same name, and import from the camera cards connected to the comput
FCPX “Ken Burns” effect into Resolve
by Scott Witthaus 5 months ago
Will these translate to Reslove via xml Thanks in advance. Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Visual Storyteller https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing Partner, Low Country Creative LLC Professor, VCU B
Re: FCPX “Ken Burns” effect into Resolve
by Scott Witthaus 4 months ago
It worked for basic color grades, that is. sw Scott Witthaus Visual Storyteller - FCPX, Premiere https: vimeo.com channels 1322525 Managing Partner, Low Country Creative LLC Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Preview Effects
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
Is there a way to preview effects in Premiere like the way FCPX does it (hover over the effect and it previews in the main viewer) Thanks in advance. sw Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Su
CC update ... cross your fingers, folks...
by nat ives 2 years ago
https: blogs.adobe.com creativecloud premiere-pro-11-0-2-update segment=dva Cover me, I'm goin' in... Nat Ives Manager & Lab Instructor Communication & Media Studies Production Center University of So
Re: CC update ... cross your fingers, folks...
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
Dave LaRonde "Oh, now Adobe wouldn't do that to its beloved renters, would it " Oh never (as I repeatedly hit the tilde key to try and get the source side monitor to reduce back to where it belongs!)
Odd Playback in Legacy project
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
Hey all - I got a call from a client who needed to drop new music into a project that was finished and archived over 4 years ago on FCP7. The archive drive is fine, and all the data is there, but when
Re: Odd Playback in Legacy project
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
Shane Ross "Try ANY other computer running FCP 7, to see if it's the graphics card." OK, so you mean that although this grafx card may run X and Premiere projects just fine, it may not with Legacy. W
Terrablock: Tools disappears once Terrablock goes to launch????
by Ryan Turner 2 years ago
This morning we had no issues, but now as we try and launch TerraBlock Manager; TOOLS icon on the desktop disappears. The we get a "toot cannot be found" message. Once we quit out, TOOLS reappears on
Re: Terrablock: Tools disappears once Terrablock goes to launch????
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
Seems to be an anti-virus thing here....thanks! Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
News: Adobe Unveils Sweeping Feature and Performance Updates to Adobe Creative Cloud Applications at IBC 2016
by Cow News Droid 2 years ago
Virtual Reality, Character Animation, Advanced Collaboration, and 3D Innovations across After Effects, Premiere Pro, and more (San Jose, CA--September 6, 2016) Adobe today revealed a series of innovat
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Ronald Lindeboom liked this 2 years ago
Re: News: Adobe Unveils Sweeping Feature and Performance Updates to Adobe Creative Cloud Applications at IBC 2016
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
I would like it if they would make the friggin' updater work so each time I did an update it would not lose the fact that, yes, I have an account and, no, I do not need to start a 7 day trial. That an
Yet another update for Resolve
by Steve Connor 2 years ago
Resolve is updated yet again and not just bug fixes http: www.redsharknews.com post item 3687-blackmagic-releases-davinci-resolve-12-5-1-update No need for Quicktime on Windows machines if you want to
Re: Yet another update for Resolve
by Dean Neal 2 years ago
Classical Blackmagic... Keep adding features... introduce cool stuff, yet still do not really fix core issues. Case in point - their Ultrastudio Software playing content out from FCPX will randomly ju
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Scott Witthaus liked this 2 years ago
PP CC 2015 v 10.3.0 (202) Build - DON'T UPGRADE if you color correct
by Chris Smith 2 years ago
Sooooo. I just got off the phone with Adobe Tech Support because in the latest version of Premiere Pro CC (10.3.0 - 202 Build) the command 'File Direct Link to SpeedGrade' is not there. If you go into
Re: PP CC 2015 v 10.3.0 (202) Build - DON'T UPGRADE if you color correct
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
Gary Huff "It does everything you need and more. " Except be a rock solid editor. Look at Resolve as a cc finishing platform. Do your creative editorial elsewhere and head to Resolve for color when y
Workflow: FCPX to Resolve OR Resolve to FCPX back to Resolve
by Joe Loria 2 years ago
Best workflow for quality I mean, if you are working with cinemaDNG you need resolve to transcode it first before FCPX can use it correct But if you are working with RED footage, there is the RED plug
Re: Workflow: FCPX to Resolve OR Resolve to FCPX back to Resolve
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
Not sure why you would go to Motion. Kind of like using AE to finish and output a Premiere project. The proxy to full res workflow is very good from X to Resolve. If you can stay in Resolve for the fi
R12.5 beta Permissions errors
by Scott Witthaus 2 years ago
New at Resolve (played with 10 & 11) and I realize this is a beta release. That being said,upon launch of project or trying to send a clip to Fusion I get this error message: I have opened up write pe
What am I missing here.
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
I noticed when I am workspaces other than editing I get that nice little bar at the top that allows me to easily jump to other workspaces. For some reason, that tool bar is not visible in the edit wor
Re: What am I missing here.
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Thanks Tero. Are you talking about the Window pull-down menu If so, what tab are you talking about Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcente
Weird behavior
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Please note I don't use Premiere very often, only when required to, so I am no expert. I have a late 2013 MacPro, 3.5 ghz 6-core Xeon E5, 32 gig ram, AMD FirePro g-card A while back, I commented on a
"Flop" a mask
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Me again. I am putting a couple interview clips in my composition. I needed to "flop" one and then created a mask to cut him out of the scene. Created the mask, but when I finished, the cutout went ba
Re: "Flop" a mask
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
(dope-slap to forehead) That makes perfect sense. Thank you. Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Best Video Codec for AE
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Hey all. Is there any "flavor" that AE likes best. Thanks in advance. sw Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Re: Best Video Codec for AE
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Great advice. Thank you all. I went with ProRes422 and it seems to be working fine. Really liking AE for what I am doing, which is basic stuff but a great learning experience. Thanks again. Scott Witt
Re-linking back to RAW media from Proxys and an edit in FCPX
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Got a client shooting RAW media. In Resolve they will make ProRes proxies for me to edit with in FCPX. When I send the XML back to Resolve for color, how will she link back to RAW media Any white pape
Re: Re-linking back to RAW media from Proxys and an edit in FCPX
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Thanks. The XML to Resolve worked well, but with one big oddity. If I changed any of the names of the clips in FCPX (not at the finder level), Resolve will still relink but not see the clip as a RAW c
Timeline view
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Hey all - Is there a way to "clean up" the timeline view so I see just what parts of layers that are being used (such as a video clip taken from a larger video) and not see the "ghosted" view of the e
Re: Timeline view
by Jerry Smith 3 years ago
If you enable time remapping, they disappear.
M4V Audio monitoring
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Hey all - Apologies in advance for the newbie question. Up to this point, been doing fine on some of my first "real" AE work, video and text only. However, client sent over some M4V video with sync so
Re: M4V Audio monitoring
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Thanks Dave - Good tips. Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Premiere crashes on every launch attempt while other CC products launch fine
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
As per the suggestions by Adobe folk who hang out over in the FCPX forum, I am posting this problem here (although I seem to get faster responses on my Premiere questions over on the X forum! Go figur
Re: Premiere crashes on every launch attempt while other CC products launch fine
by Daniel Waldron 3 years ago
Save a backup of your project file, update PP, and hopefully the new version fixes it. You can keep both versions of PP in case the updated PP introduces more problems, but it's hard to have a worse p
Deliverable Strategy
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Hey all - Just getting into AE CC and really liking it. For my first real project I am creating a 30-45 second teaser for a documentary that is in the funding stage. This teaser will be relatively bas
Re: Deliverable Strategy
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
I would prefer to edit the pieces in FCPX, so.... Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Extend Comp time to footage
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Is there a way to have the comp time extend to the amount of footage material cut into it I know I can use the Comp settings menu to type in a time, but is there a way to have the comp extend automati
Re: Extend Comp time to footage
by Dave LaRonde 3 years ago
This isn't automatic but it's fast, accurate and it works: Highlight the footage in the timeline. Hit the letter o key to go to the layer's out point. The timeline cursor goes past the end of the comp
Append edit?
by Nicholas Zimmerman 3 years ago
I'm coming from the FCP7 X Smoke realm and am rather fond of my Append Edit function. I haven't found anything similar in Premiere Pro (2014.1) and was curious if I'm just missing it. In case you're n
Re: Append edit?
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
Hey Nicholas - I agree 100%. I was doing work in Premiere and really missed my "E" key. Great timesaver for assemblies as you can mark the in and out, hit "E" and you know the clip has been added to t
Adjusting Title Position: Do I have to open the title tool each time?
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
....or is there a shortcut I am missing just to grab it and move it without opening Title Tool. Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Re: Adjusting Title Position: Do I have to open the title tool each time?
by Scott Witthaus 3 years ago
It reminds me of Avid's title tool, which I always found cumbersome. Just an extra step that takes time. That's why I prefer the X title tool, where I can directly select the title in the viewer, chan
Motion on multiple machines?
by Scott Witthaus 4 years ago
Hey all - Is Motion like FCPX that once you buy it, you can load it on different computers for I have two laptops that I use for editing (one tricked out MBPr for heavy lifting and a MBa for light wor
Re: Motion on multiple machines?
by Marco Feil 4 years ago
Yes you can download it to all the computers you own if you work alone. In a shared workplace every workstation has to have its own license. A link to the license agreement is on the right side of the
News: SmartSound® Launches Soundtrack Creation Plug-in for Final Cut Pro X
by Cow News Droid 5 years ago
The Only Music Software to Use Apple s Generator Function to Create Custom Music Soundtracks Inside Final Cut Pro X (Los Angeles, California--March 17, 2014) SmartSound Software Inc., the leader in cu
Re: News: SmartSound® Launches Soundtrack Creation Plug-in for Final Cut Pro X
by Scott Witthaus 5 years ago
Very cool. Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
Avid Connect at NAB
by brian waz 5 years ago
As a long time avid user who wants the company to succeed, making a "club" that charges you to attend a seminar at NAB just seems wrong. The Avid Customer Association Am I missing something here
Re: Avid Connect at NAB
by Scott Witthaus 5 years ago
Yup. Sure seems that way. A couple of lively threads on the topic on the L2 and the Avid Forums. I was pretty disappointed in this tactic. You can tell a finance guy is running the show now.... Scott
Media Composer 7 is coming soon...
by Joel Ray 6 years ago
I see in the Avid store on the Symphony upgrade site it says "Media Composer 7 is coming soon Get a complimentary Media Composer 7 upgrade with the Symphony option (once available) when you upgrade or
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Re: Media Composer 7 is coming soon...
by Scott Witthaus 6 years ago
Media Composer and Symphony are basically the same product, save color correction and a couple other features. Many of us have long been pounding the drum that there is no need for 2 separate products
Audio effects: no effect
by Scott Witthaus 8 years ago
Hey all - Working on this pro-bono piece for the last 18 months that is just about done. I am doing a final audio mix on sources that came mostly from Flip cam files (yeah, that much fun). Started on
Re: Audio effects: no effect
by Scott Witthaus 8 years ago
Found it. While I had the Filters turned on in the User Prefs, in that particular sequence (this is version 10) they were turned off in the Sequence Prefs. That fixed it. Thanks for your help. Scott W
Mixed resolutions, ratios
by Scott Witthaus 11 years ago
OK, here is a good one: I have a client who shot a bunch of HDV footage and mixed that with HD stock footage...all good so far. However the client then added a lot of 4x3 SD stock footage and does not
Re: Mixed resolutions, ratios
by Joe Murray 11 years ago
You just need to scale up the 4 x 3 footage. Motion tab scale or just drag the window in the canvas. You will loose about 30% though. You can then pan and scan it a bit by hand as the composition will
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