FibreJet read/write access by Justin Nirk 12 years ago We are thinking of purchasing the Fibrejet to hook 2 G5's up to our Xserve Raid through a Qlogic switch. I just had a thought that might be bad. I'm looking through FibreJet's manual and not seeing it
Re: Vista 64 and premiere by Shane Chadder 12 years ago David I'm having the same problems as you with the 15 to 20 crashes a day on complex stuff, it is so embarrasing to have clients ask if you should "upgrade" when you are up to date. I don't care if Ad
Windows Decklink 5.7 drivers by Shane Chadder 13 years ago "DeckLink 5.7 for Windows is available now for all registered DeckLink and Multibridge customers free of charge from the Blackmagic Design web site at www.blackmagic-design.com" I can't find this down
Problem with motion menu looping - Encore 2.0 by Pete WCS 13 years ago Hi, I have a rather basic menu, whick contains a 55 second video clip that plays in the background. I have the Motion properties of this menu set properly (video and sound come from the .AVI file). I
Studio Workflow nightmare by Shane Chadder 13 years ago This is nuts.... We can't capture NTSC DV because firewire won't work with decklink drivers installed. We can't edit NTSC DV material in an 8 bit timeline because the titles go soft. We can't edit in
Re: Studio Workflow nightmare by Shane Chadder 13 years ago Hi I sent files on March 30th to Luke and in early March to Andrew. I'll find them and send them again to you. This softness happens in Premier Pro 2.0 not 1.5, in NTSC only, on Decklink SD Plus, and
Little things mean a lot by Chris Paul 13 years ago It's not just big, flashy things that are helpful in editing equipment. There are a lot of little things that make life a bit more bearable in my little dark room. I asked Blackmagic a while back if t
Re: AE 7 from 6.5 by Shane Chadder 13 years ago It is a known bug. Blackmagic have put the information on their support site. http: www.blackmagic-design.com support detail.asp techID=151
Black Levels by Christopher DeAngelus 13 years ago Currently we have a Sony JH-3 importing into Final Cut Pro with a Decklink HD. Our acquisition camera is a Sony F900. I am not on the production side, but I've asked over there, and they said the came
Re: Black Levels by Shane Chadder 13 years ago Graham There are some decks and cameras (especially Panasonic) that will add setup in the actual digital signal during recording, and strip it off the digital signal in playback if you set them. It ma
sony yuv crashes after effects by davidjx 13 years ago I am using vegas 6.0d with a blackmagic card to capture footage from a digital betacam. The result is an avi encoded as 8 bit sony YUV. If I import this into afx it crashes. Does anyone know anything
Re: sony yuv crashes after effects by Shane Chadder 13 years ago This isn't just a Black Magic problem. We are having the same thing with 8 bit Targa 3000 files that also work fine in 6.5. It is an Adobe problem, but when will they fix it! Patches from Adobe are fe
Project window unsort by David Cherniack 13 years ago Perhaps someone's got a solution to this irritaing aspect of the project window - as if there weren't enough to irritate about it already! The problem is when you do a sort. There doesn't seem to be a
Re: Project window unsort by Shane Chadder 13 years ago Right you are! How odd not to include basic file info. I must have used this in Discreet Edit. To many applications, to small a memory. One for the feature request.
Editing DVCPRO 50 by Martin Munthe 13 years ago I'm editing DVCPRO 50 (mainconcept codec) in Premiere Pro 2.0. I've created a custom project with everything set to handle the format and still my timeline show up red. How come That never happened in
Re: Editing DVCPRO 50 by Shane Chadder 13 years ago No thoughts...but wondering how you get DVCPro50 into your system Does Mainconcept support capturing to it's codec in PPRO We use pro50 but capture with Decklink uncompressed since nothing on the Wind
project trim error by rienws 13 years ago Hi Guys.... When I in adobe premiere pro 7.0 a project trim I get this error: dev stingray Backend Src Time TimeTransform.cpp-77 I need to trim my projects. Please can anyone help me Rien
Re: project trim error by Shane Chadder 13 years ago Trimmed projects crashes can be tough to troubleshoot. I find it most often relates to Premiere having trouble trimming certain codecs or files, and sometimes the larger the project the more finicky i
8 bit import bug? in AE7 by Shane Chadder 13 years ago Does anyone know when the 8 bit video file "bug" will be sorted out by Adobe If we try and import an 8 bit video file AE7 crashes. Even opening a 6.5 project in AE7 that includes 8 bit files crashes.
Re: 8 bit import bug? in AE7 by Shane Chadder 13 years ago No it's not just BlackMagic. We have the same problem with 8but YUV uncompressed from a Targa 3000 system. And all these files work fine n After FX 6.5. What has Adobe done to their importer!
Areca and Accusys by Shane Chadder 13 years ago Hi I'm putting together some 2gig fibre storage and wondering if anyone can share experience with either of these fibre to SATA controllers. Thanks
Re: Areca and Accusys by Shane Chadder 13 years ago I assume the home grown SAN is running Mayastor It sounds like a lot more work to setup, and I would think similar in price in the end by the time you buy the raid controller and Qlogic HBA plus the c
Studio Upgrade installation questions by Shane Chadder 13 years ago Hi I'm about to install my Adobe Studio "upgrade" and I'm wondering whether I can should uninstall Video Collection first Does video collection have to be installed and activated or can I do a clean i
Trouble importing audio in PP 2.0 by Olderson 13 years ago I'm having trouble importing clips into PP 2.0. The video is fine, but I get no audio. The audio codec for the clips is Lame MP3. The same clips work fine in 1.5. I'm not sure why its not working. If
Panasonic HVX support by Bill McCallum 13 years ago Does PP2 support the output of Panasonic's new HVX200 HD camera. Will it edit DVCPro50 I've read Panasonic's blurbs about Apple, Avid and Edius, but nothing about Adobe.
Xena LH and Adobe Premiere by Shane Chadder 14 years ago Hi We are currently using Black Magic products but I need another card and I'm interested in the new Xena cards. Can someone tell me what the limitations on using Xena LH and Premiere without the Cine
AJA and realtime by Shane Chadder 14 years ago Hi Can someone give me an idea of the empirical realtime abilities of AJA in SD I assume you can mix DV and uncompressed on the same timeline without rendering Are basic FX realtime as well. How does
Re: AJA and realtime by Shane Chadder 14 years ago Thanks Rich The mixed formats make sense to me to. Why uncompress dv to take up 5x the disk space when there is nothing to be gained. If you can work native DV on an uncompressed timeline all your ren
Hardware Accelerator Boards for FCP by Shane Chadder 14 years ago Hi I'm looking at a number of Edit systems and I'm wondering if there is anything for FCP comparable to Matrox Axio or Leitch Velocity Altitude for realtime work. i.e. boards that do the actual work.
Re: Hardware Accelerator Boards for FCP by Jerry Hofmann 14 years ago I just talked to AJA about just what all it accelerates... it does as you suggest, but it does it with any video which is also supported with RT Extreme. So we are talking Offline RT, DV, Uncompressed
HVX200 Editing Workflow for PC by Dan Parsons 14 years ago I'm curious what file types will be on the P2, say for the DVCPro50 and DVCPro100 footage - and will these be compatible with existing PC NLEs such as Premiere Pro Does anyone know of published articl
Re: HVX200 Editing Workflow for PC by Shane Chadder 14 years ago But an SDI DVCproHD dub will degrade the picture. Ony a firewire dub will keep the integrity of the footage. Right If you feel you need to go to HD100 tape dub from your camera firewire to an HD1200
One timeline per project? by Shane Chadder 14 years ago Hi I've been evaluating a number of NLEs as we have to move off of Discreet Edit. I downloaded the Vegas trial and while it is powerful it seems like Vegas can only have one timeline in a job or proje
san melody by Shane Chadder 14 years ago Has anyone tried the San Melody software as a way of sharing media files The software can be tried as a demo for 21 days. It sounds like it will run on an off the shelf PC. Any info appreciated. http:
Re: san melody by Shane Chadder 14 years ago Thanks I'll chech it out. Windows only is what I'm after. I just want a central storage system to serve up DV25 and DV50 to three edit systems. The edit systems would store all their uncompressed foot