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Shayne Weyker

Member Since:
April 8th 2004
108 Posts
100 posts
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Columbia, MD USA
converting WMVs exported from WebEx Recording Editor, get bad video encodes with AME 5.5 and 6
by Shayne Weyker 4 years ago
I need to convert WMV files that were created using Cisco's WebEx Recording Editor tool to h.264. That recording Editor tool is the only tool that can get stuff out of the native WebEx recording forma
Re: converting WMVs exported from WebEx Recording Editor, get bad video encodes with AME 5.5 and 6
by Shayne Weyker 4 years ago
I found the solution. The WebEx Recording Editor lets you pick from two different flavors of WMV9 to export to. And it's not clear which one you have selected (I think the default is the bad one) unle
FS: Sony EX1 + WA lens, U60 battery, cards, zoom controller $3500
by Shayne Weyker 7 years ago
I'm selling my Sony EX1 (firmware 1.20, 620 hours) with accessories for $3500 plus cost of shipping. The camera works perfectly and looks mint except for a 2mm ding on the back and slight wear on the
Best format to compress raw T2i footage to for editing?
by Victor Lin 7 years ago
My videographers shoot with the Canon T2i which shoots 1080p H.264 Format .MOV @ about 330MB min My problem is that I need to deliver a final video as quickly as possible. My videographer shoots maybe
Re: Best format to compress raw T2i footage to for editing?
by Shayne Weyker 7 years ago
Buy more cards for the shooter. Every hour or so stop shooting for a bit and download the last hour worth of footage to a computer, specifically to a dropbox-linked folder shared by the separate video
Does Premiere CS6 still require separate a/v source and destination track selectors be set to same track?
by Shayne Weyker 7 years ago
I recall this was one of Walt Biscardi's big gotchas with PPro and I didn't like it either. It caused overwrite insert edits with audio or video unintentionally missing or in the wrong track sometimes
Re: Does Premiere CS6 still require separate a/v source and destination track selectors be set to same track?
by Andy DeVries 7 years ago
Ditto, Owen - the ability to cut from a source timeline in Avid is the foundation of how I work - creating very organized select reels and cutting them into my main program. FCPX has done a nice job i
XDCAM EX and Premiere Pro nightmare
by Sagar sangani 8 years ago
Hello, I recently received footage on external harddisk from a camera man who used XDCAM EX to record the event. I have never worked on a 1920 x 1080 project or on a tapeless media before so I was pre
Re: XDCAM EX and Premiere Pro nightmare
by Shayne Weyker 8 years ago
Make sure your xdcam-ex sequence settings exactly match the fame size and frame rate and codec of the source video. If you're going to try and render long clips with resource-intensive effects like co
Can I get faster encoding of my PPro projects with elgato turbo.264 HD hardware?
by Shayne Weyker 8 years ago
I work from a MacBook Pro and and am looking at having to do a bunch of long h.264 encodes. I want to use Premere CS5.5 and be able to export directly from Premiere or Media Encoder taking advantage o
Express Pro 4.6 system (PC) free to school/nonprofit
by Shayne Weyker 10 years ago
I have the following working avid system that I'm offering free to a school registered non-profit who will put it to use in video work education. Email me if you know anyone fitting that description w
Changing field order on 1000 dv files
by Anders Haavie 10 years ago
Is there any way to easily change field order on lots of qt dv-pal files I have been told that our Avid guys need dvpal in upper field. Anders Xraid-Xserve-Xsan-Xeverything
Re: Changing field order on 1000 dv files
by Shayne Weyker 10 years ago
These might be of help... http: www.videohelp.com tools Avisynth http: www.videohelp.com tools AviSynth_Batch_Scripter --Shayne Weyker
How can I center this flash movie in the page in mac Firefox?
by Shayne Weyker 11 years ago
The following movie centers okay in IE on PC but on the mac version of Firefox at least it doesn't center. What HTML do I need to add to fix this http: www.rhsmith.umd.edu happyholidays Thanks for any
Re: How can I center this flash movie in the page in mac Firefox?
by Curtis Thompson 11 years ago
hello... you can probably just put an align attribute on the td cell that contains the movie - i.e.: <td align="center" that's just from a quick pass of your code - basically it looks like you are
youtube mp4 export looks really bad vs ipod export
by Shayne Weyker 11 years ago
Someone please tell me how to get sharp looking h264 mp4 files at 320x240 size out of Premiere Pro. I'm using the CS3 master suite (Premiere Pro 3.1.1) on XP. My source video is NTSC DV shot from a l
CS33 media encoder's h264/mp4 files won't play on some macs, why?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
I've been encoding stuff to h264 (ipod, 640x480 setting, 32khz) so I can offer the same file for ipod and web viewing) using adobe adobe media encoder from PPro CS3 (using as PC install of the master
Re: CS33 media encoder's h264/mp4 files won't play on some macs, why?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
I don't think we can ask the users to adjust their their preferences, the movies have to just work. Changing the .mp4 extension to .mov made the QT player come up with a in front of the QT logo (this
Encoding to stereo to mono drops volume, why?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
Hi, I'm encoding a bunch of videos (shot on 32Khz DV) where the same dialogue is on the left and right track but at different levels, these are a stereo pair in the 32khz DV project. Rather than manu
Re: Encoding to stereo to mono drops volume, why?
by Vince Becquiot 12 years ago
Shayne, I don't know how the Ipod export handles stereo tracks, I would assume it just mixes down the channels involved to mono, but apparently that was not the case. What I can offer you is the right
Final Cut Express 3.5 sees no audio from Mbox 2
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
I'm working with a 1Ghz dual CPU G4 that has FCE 3.5 and an Mbox 2 audio interface, connected to a powered USB hub. I don't have the option of connecting the MBox 2 directly. The audio is coming tot h
Re: Final Cut Express 3.5 sees no audio from Mbox 2
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
Audio input is set to Mbox 2. Shayne Weyker http: weykervideo.com
FCP6 new features
by Dado Valentic 12 years ago
I was wondering if anyone knows of a useful guide that lists all new features of FCP6. Something like 'What's new in this release ' - simply to speed up transition from v5.1.2 Thanks Dado mytherapy.tv
Re: FCP6 new features
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
If you want to do the one day (or if you look around, 7 day) trial at lynda.com, they just put up a set of video tutorials for what's new in Final Cut. I liked their FCP tutorials a lot and this one i
Standalone DVD Recorder suggestions?
by Kennon Shain 12 years ago
Just wondering if anyone had any suggestions for an entry-level DVD recorder Ideally $200-400 I searched and read some older posts regarding this, but was wondering if anyone knows what might be good
Re: Standalone DVD Recorder suggestions?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
After hearing nice things about Toshiba (ES series only), Pioneer and JVC recorders (and bad things about everything else) from a guy who does lots of DVD dubs, I got the brand new toshiba D-R400 ($1
Premiere 6.0 to Premiere Pro 2.0 problem
by thevince 12 years ago
I'm re-editing a project for someone that was started in Premiere 6.0. I use Premiere Pro 2.0. PP2 seemed to have no issues importing the project file, but when I try to re-link the offline media I ge
Re: Premiere 6.0 to Premiere Pro 2.0 problem
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
I had a similar problem once and found an answer... You may be helped by this, it takes matrox DV-AVI (which depends on the codec and the special hardware) and turns it into microsoft DV (which requi
$7000 investment in new production company. I Need advice.
by Zvi Twersky 12 years ago
Hi! I am starting a video production company after a few years of video editing for a hobby. Even though filming wasn't my main focus, it will of course be a main factor in the business and I have be
Re: $7000 investment in new production company. I Need advice.
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
I've been doing this part time for a most of year now after taking classes in the year before that. Here's a few things I've done (or started doing) that seemed to help get me work or keep costs down
mini-dv capture now suddenly loses sync, why?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
I've had two projects (different event videos) where during Capture Now FCP 5.12 suddenly loses all the audio for around 1 sec 13 frames and loses sync (audio around 13 frames later than video both ti
Re: mini-dv capture now suddenly loses sync, why?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
The capture drive is around 30-40% full. I got really tired of the "frames were dropped" popups when playing through clips with unrendered effects. So I turned dropped frames warnings off. Why isn't h
automating export of many QT ref files of sections from a timeline?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
I would like to be able to take a FCP 5.1 timeline with lots of 1 minute interviews on it, each separated by still graphic bumpers and make a web-format file for each. I'm guessing part of the answer
Re: automating export of many QT ref files of sections from a timeline?
by Shayne Weyker 12 years ago
Getting closer. Re: the one sequence per interview: Is there a simple way to take one in-to-out from the master sequence timeline and make that a new sequence Can that in-to-out include cuts or must
uwanted vignette effect with new GL2
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
I've noticed that, in fairly low light that the video taken by my new GL2 is visibly darker at the corners of the image and the effect takes hold fairly quickly as you approach the corners. I've seen
Re: uwanted vignette effect with new GL2
by Bouncing account needs new email address 13 years ago
Shayne Weyker "Should I be taking off the lens hood more of the time and risk glare " Does removing the lens hood fix the problem If it does, then, of course do it.
safest settings for DVD authoring with Studio Pro...
by Micah Ginn 13 years ago
I have DVD that aren't being read by various DVD players. At what settings should I put DVD Studio Pro to insure the disc plays in all DVD players thanks!
Re: safest settings for DVD authoring with Studio Pro...
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
Yeah I recently picked up a mac and Final Cut Suite and was looking for the mac equivalent of DVD Decrypter, not for the decrypting part but because it is the absolute best way of burning DVDs on a P
How to deliver HD to a client today?
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
If a client wants their video in HD do they have to get a home theater PC and I give them a HD QT or WMV file Or will the HD-DVD players play a regular DVD with an HD resolution and framerate WMV fil
Re: How to deliver HD to a client today?
by Aanarav Sareen 13 years ago
I prefer to deliver content on standard DVD-Rs, where the file is encoded as a Windows Media file. I use the AvelLink Player and connect it with the television. Now, I don't know if your client has su
will 13 hours of continuous taping hurt a GL2?
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
I'm applying for a job that entails 13 hours of literally continuous recording with just enough break to swap tapes. Since I'll be using a shiny new GL2 I just wanted to to know what kind of wear and
Re: will 13 hours of continuous taping hurt a GL2?
by Donald Berube 13 years ago
You should be fine. Clean the heads with a good dry head cleaning tape before the gig. Keep in touch, - don http: noisybrain.com http: www.bosfcpug.org http: fcpugnetwork.org
Mac Pro doesn't see canon N670U scanner
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
I just set up a mac pro and nothing happens when a Canon canoscan N670U scanner is plugged or unplugged from it. Normally I hear the scanner initializing either tehn or upon startup. Image Capture do
proper way to setup for editing frame mode?
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
Hi. I have Premiere Pro 1.0 and a cannon GL2. I want to eventally get used to shooting stuff in 30p frame mode when I know its destined for the web so I can save on the deinterlacing when encoding to
Re: proper way to setup for editing frame mode?
by Donald Berube 13 years ago
The firewire output of the GL2 is a 29.97 NTSC DV stream regardless if you shot in normal Movie Mode or Frame Mode. Simply edit it as 29.97. Best of luck, - don http: noisybrain.com http: www.bosfcpug
Frame mode and capture
by Todd Schmidt 13 years ago
Hey all, Well, I realised that shooting in frame mode really wasnt so great, but whats done is done. So far it doesnt look so hot, but that might be my capturing of the footage. I have the XL 1 and I
More on frame mode and shooting for the web
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
Hi. I have Premiere Pro 1.0 and a cannon GL2. I want to eventally get used to shooting stuff in 30p frame mode when I know its destined for the web so I can save on the deinterlacing when encoding to
How to set up sequence and capture for GL2 30p frame mode?
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
Hi. I have PPro 1.0 and a cannon GL2. I want to eventally get used to shoorting stuff in 30p frame mode when I know its destined for the web. So I wanted to try capturing some footage shot in the GL2
Re: How to set up sequence and capture for GL2 30p frame mode?
by mbelli 13 years ago
The idiots at Adobe didn't have enought foresight to include a 30p preset so this question gets asked all the time and we're forced tro spend time trying to figure out what to do!!! You have to tweak
Graduation DVD
by Nick Sharples 13 years ago
I was hired as a videographer for a High School Graduation. The company who hired me will be selling the DVDs to the students, parents etc. I am interested in knowing what process the will have to go
Re: Graduation DVD
by Shayne Weyker 13 years ago
The following document will at least tell you what a lot of pros (albeit documentary makers) who have spent a lot of time thinking about this have come up with. http: centerforsocialmedia.org rock ba
How do I automate the conversion of files from 1.0 to 0.9 PAR?
by Shayne Weyker 14 years ago
I know how to convert a file to NTSC PAR with Image Pixel Aspect Ratio NTSC DV (.9) But how do I tell photoshop to do this for all the selected files I drop on a droplet I've looked at the documentat
Re: How do I automate the conversion of files from 1.0 to 0.9 PAR?
by Tim Kurkoski 14 years ago
You can turn any action into a Droplet. Just choose File Automate Make Droplet, and choose your action in the dialog (changing the Set if necessary). So for what you want, make an action that converts
Looking for manual (and effects manual) for express pro 4.6
by Shayne Weyker 14 years ago
I have the academic version of express pro 4.6 and want a hard copy of the user and effects guides for cheaper than I could get them from avid. Ebay is no help. Any ideas --Shayne
Re: Looking for manual (and effects manual) for express pro 4.6
by Shayne Weyker 14 years ago
The cost of paper + toner and the time to punch and bind it don't make that so attractive. I am looking for used manuals people didn't need anymore once they got Xpro HD. --Shayne
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