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Sohrab Sandhu

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Where is my autosave file?
by Sohrab Sandhu 6 years ago
I was working on a project in Ppro when that stupid autosave dialog box popped up. Even after 5 mins, it refused to go away, so tried cancelling it. But program stopped responding. Now When I restarte
Re: Where is my autosave file?
by Sohrab Sandhu 6 years ago
Hi Peter I tried looking in the project folder (which is where scratch drive is poiniting) but no luck. Only the version from an hour ago. Sohrab FCS 3 & Adobe PPro AJA Kona Lhi, Mac Pro 2 X 2.66 Ghz
Some new Pics
by Sohrab Sandhu 6 years ago
Some more pictures of the new Macpro http: news.cnet.com 2300-11386_3-10017131-1.html Sohrab FCS 3 & Adobe PPro AJA Kona Lhi, Mac Pro 2 X 2.66 Ghz Quad Core Flanders Scientific LM-1760W "The creative
Re: Some new Pics
by Rick Lang 6 years ago
You know I think the Museum of Modern Art or the Smithsonian will be acquiring one to put on display. If the word 'iconic' will be applied to a computer design, this one deserves to take the cake. Whe
HDV Capture wierd problem.
by Sohrab Sandhu 6 years ago
I am trying to capture HDV 720p30 being played through a Sony HVR M10U. I am using a firewire to connect VTR with the Imac. Log & capture window seems to be communicating fine but there is no preview
Re: HDV Capture wierd problem.
by Ken Maxwell 6 years ago
I am having the same basic problem, but with a JVC BR-HD50U and powerbook with FCP 6 as well as additional problems. I just had the firewire in the HD50 repaired and have, in the interim, successfully
OT: Adobe raising our costs by 600%
by Chris Jacek 6 years ago
I wanted to raise an issue regarding educational pricing for my institution. We are a small department, with a CLP license agreement for multiple seats of Production Premium. This year, I converted my
Re: OT: Adobe raising our costs by 600%
by Andrew Kimery 6 years ago
Not angry Bill. Only mildly annoyed with your continued refrain about how people that don't like use FCP X just don't 'get it' and if they got it they'd surely use and surely love it. You can love wha
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Mac Pro??
by Tom Sefton 6 years ago
Is there any way to get thunderbolt to work with a post 2009 mac pro If not, how likely is it that thunderbolt will ever appear on the new mac pro machine
Re: Mac Pro??
by Sohrab Sandhu 6 years ago
Craig Seeman "Change the buy date to 2013 it probably will be." This is just plain speculation. There is no substance to it. And anyways 3 years is a long long time to bring out something new. Its fu
DL: Clean preview in PPro for AE effects
by Sohrab Sandhu 6 years ago
Hello Guys I switched from FCP to PPro CS 5.5 about 10 months ago but I still cant wrap my head around Dynamic Linking. And rendering in AE is another very confusing thing. If I am sending a clip from
Re: DL: Clean preview in PPro for AE effects
by Alex Udell 6 years ago
Hiya... Dynamic link doesn't make things from AE real time.... so some method of pre-calculation in AE will make things play better in PR. just playing through in PPro will ultimately make a ram previ
10.06 On Apple's Website Now
by Rob McGreevy 7 years ago
Subject says it all... many old favorites are back like copy paste attributes, freeze frame and get this a drop shadow! :-)
Re: 10.06 On Apple's Website Now
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
Dual viewer is back aye! Sohrab FCS 3 & Adobe PPro AJA Kona Lhi, Mac Pro 2 X 2.66 Ghz Quad Core Flanders Scientific LM-1760W "The creative person wants to be a know-it-all. He wants to know about all
10.06 Speculation Thread
by Steve Connor 7 years ago
Red Giant have just kickstarted another round of speculation on 10.06, screen grabs show new icons one of which looks suspiciously like an audio mixer icon Steve Connor 'It's just my opinion, with an
Re: New Imac!
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
Oliver Peters "Best performance you'll get (for now) with FCP X (and Motion) if you get the top-of-the-line configuration." Sorry, I am not a FCP X guy,but what would GTX 680MX mean in relation to ad
For Walter: The cool features from EMC that have been lost in modern NLEs.
by Herb Sevush 7 years ago
The lost cool featrues of the EMC2 (actually it s supposed to be the EMC squared, but I forget how to make the square sign.) This post is in response to Walter s request for some info about some of th
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Re: For Walter: The cool features from EMC that have been lost in modern NLEs.
by Dave Pentecost 6 years ago
For the time, the artifacts were minimal. We were producing historical documentaries from primarily CBS archival film transfers. They started good and stayed acceptable through a final post with host
OT: If that is possible in this particular forum
by Jeremy Garchow 7 years ago
I thought this was interesting. http: arstechnica.com business 2012 08 hbo-cuts-the-cord-brings-streaming-only-service-to-europe utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+arstechnica%
Re: OT: If that is possible in this particular forum
by Rich Rubasch 7 years ago
This is the most way "off topic" post ever. Anyone else agree Rich Rubasch Tilt Media Inc. Video Production, Post, Studio Sound Stage Founder President Editor Designer Animator http: www.tiltmedia.com
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is there a lose in video quality if i edited in 5d h264 then exported to prores 422 for delivery ?
by steve Le 7 years ago
I skipped converting my h264 files to ProRes 422 before i started editing. I edited with the h264 files and then exported ProRes 422. Will this process result in a lose of quality Thanks in advance to
Re: is there a lose in video quality if i edited in 5d h264 then exported to prores 422 for delivery ?
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
No. There would not be any quality loss. You have the choice of either trancoding to pro res 422 in the beginning before the editing or you could do it when exporting. However for color correction, it
Tonight's the night
by John Davidson 7 years ago
So tonight we're supposed to get some kind of sneak peek at new features in FCPX at the LAFCPUG meet (my first one of these). Do you guys think we're going to actually see something new, or is it goin
Re: Tonight's the night
by Michael Gissing 7 years ago
Bill I am bored with repeating myself about why X doesn't work for me. Look it up if you want my traditional response. Fawning adulation for Apple preceded X by over a decade. Apple have had a history
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Thoughts from the departed?
by Steve Connor 7 years ago
I can't help noticing that quite a few people who posted regularly a few months ago are conspicuous by their absence. If you haven't posted for a while I'm sure we'd be interested to see how some of y
Re: Thoughts from the departed?
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
David Lawrence "Just finished my first commercial project in PrP6 and was very happy with the overall experience as was the client. " I know you are on a MBP but are you running windows or OS X If OS
Extremely Detailed Review of the rMBP
by Andrew Richards 7 years ago
This is one loooong review, but it is worth it. Very technically detailed, and very fair as well. Lots of deep analysis of the GPU, Thunderbolt, the SSD, and of course, the display. AnandTech's Retina
Re: Extremely Detailed Review of the rMBP
by Herb Sevush 7 years ago
Paul Dickin "And the rMBP's TB ports give even faster RAID storage access than Walter Biscardi's " don't know about you, but 1100MB s Write and 1300MB s Read is about as fast a RAID as I've ever test
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Why FCPX Seems Faster on Thunderbolt Macs
by Andrew Richards 7 years ago
I've noticed several posts over the past year where people claim that FCPX seems to "just run better" on a 2011 iMac or MacBook Pro compared to a Mac Pro. We all knew from the NAB preview of FCPX that
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Re: Why FCPX Seems Faster on Thunderbolt Macs
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
Andrew Richards "FCPX seems to "just run better" on a 2011 iMac or MacBook Pro compared to a Mac Pro." Exactly what i have been thinking off late. People with newer Imacs and Macbook Pro seem to be g
Need advice on creating Blu-ray from Canon 60D footage
by Casey Petersen 7 years ago
I'm trying to create a Blu-ray disc of all my personal videos shot with the Canon 60D from the past year. I have all the tools to do it...a Blu-ray burner, Final Cut Studio 2, Roxio Toast 10, MPEG Str
Re: Need advice on creating Blu-ray from Canon 60D footage
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
You can use Premiere for this. No need for transcoding! Just put all the clips on a premiere timeline. Export H.264 for blu-ray. And then you can burn the blu-ray disk in encore. Sohrab FCS 3 & Adobe
Apple Confirms New Mac Pros and iMacs in 2013-Forbes
by Jim Wiseman 7 years ago
Apple has confirmed the 2013 Mac Pro and iMac update reported by Pogue in the New York Times for 2013. Article in Forbes. http: www.forbes.com sites connieguglielmo 2012 06 12 apple-says-new-models-de
Re: Apple Confirms New Mac Pros and iMacs in 2013-Forbes
by TImothy Auld 7 years ago
Something really great. I can't wait. Oh, but i guess I have to. Three years worth. I think there are few in the post production business who care about or believe a shred of what Apple says any longe
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2013 and the Rumor of the New Mac Pro
by Gary Huff 7 years ago
Let's say, for shits and giggles, that Apple releases legitimate official word that a new Mac Pro will come out in 2013. How will that effect your strategy in regards to sticking with Apple product fo
Re: 2013 and the Rumor of the New Mac Pro
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
TImothy Auld "And, by the way - 2013 Do they really expect any thinking person to take that seriously " Have they not seen the movie 2012 ;-) Sohrab FCS 3 & Adobe PPro AJA Kona Lhi, Mac Pro 2 X 2.66
Install problem on a mac pro
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
I apologise for cross posting but the other forum seems to be getting no traffic at all. Any pointers would be much appreciated. http: forums.creativecow.net readpost 246 589 Sohrab FCS 3, AJA Kona Lh
Question about focusing while filming
by Gina Miller 7 years ago
How do I change the focal point when I am recording For example if there is a sign behind a person and I want to focus on that initially but then shift the focus to the person in front of the sign. Th
Re: Question about focusing while filming
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
Brent Dunn "You have an autofocus button on the camera. It doesn't help if what you are going to focus is behind something, but it does lock in your focus on whatever is in the center. Just hold the
Anyone on here cut a feature in FCP X?
by Paul Lumsden 7 years ago
Anyone I'm about to start a feature project. In the past, I've used FCP for feature length cuts, with Avid, Edius & Premiere for short form. I was just wondering if it can handle native Red & Arri fil
Re: Anyone on here cut a feature in FCP X?
by Shane Ross 7 years ago
Marcus Hardy "As a stress test I imported and merged Kill Bill Parts 1 and 2, adding up to a 4 hour project (timeline) it stuttered quite a bit, but once rendered it was perfectly fine." That's hardl
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Premiere vs. FCPX
by Lance Bachelder 7 years ago
Just some quick observations. Did a stabilize test on the same clip in FCPX and Premiere - this is on an 8 core Mac with non-CUDA 5770 graphics. Time to analyze took nearly double in Premiere and then
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Re: Premiere vs. FCPX
by Rich Joyce 7 years ago
Yes I do represent only me. When I say I feel Apple let down professional editors I was talking the majority of other people who I speak to who make a living using an NLE (mainly FCP users)down. When
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A really smooth jump to PP CS6...
by Armando Ciurana 7 years ago
We are a medium size production and post-production company, We ve been working in Final Cut Studio seats since 2006, and that work very well for us, we have been working with third party software lik
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Re: A really smooth jump to PP CS6...
by James Mortner 7 years ago
Ah ok cool, really looking forward to some drivers for this so I can take it for a spin as well.
Thank you Apple - and don't change course. Please
by Carsten Orlt 7 years ago
Always great to come back here and read all the things people are passionate about. Only downside is sometimes this nasty 'my way or the highway' crap.. Now I would like to voice my OPINION ( I wrote
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Re: Thank you Apple - and don't change course. Please
by Scott Sheriff 7 years ago
Carsten Orlt "Now why the subject line Because I honestly think that FCPx is a great story telling tool! No it's not the super app that does your multi million dollar VFX as well. Nor is it the DAW t
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Insanely Simple the book and Steve Jobs.
by Don Scioli 7 years ago
I recommend to everyone who is a Mac fan or just enjoys a good business read to look at Ken Segall.s new Book, Insanely Simple, the Obsession that drives Apple's Success, which I just finished. Segall
Re: Insanely Simple the book and Steve Jobs.
by Jules bowman 7 years ago
Jules bowman "You can patronise us all you want about wearing flares" Stop spinning. I'm "patronizing" nobody with a thick enough skin to be called an adult. I'm espousing a point of view. I give rea
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Guys, Apple is really listening!
by Leo Hans 7 years ago
Today I had send a bug feedback to Apple regarding layered PSD file importing. In less than three hours I got an e-mail from an Apple employee asking me to send him the PSD file. A few minutes after I
Re: Guys, Apple is really listening!
by TImothy Auld 7 years ago
Goodie. Makes up for all the times I've had problems over the last twelve years when there was no direct or even indirect response whatever. Also makes up for all the EOL'd software. Come home to me A
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Lightworks - As Popular As FCPX?
by Franz Bieberkopf 7 years ago
Since the Mac version has been delayed, I've been feeling starved for info on Lightworks. Here's a pretty good survey from their NAB showing: http: provideocoalition.com index.php ssimmons story nab_2
Re: Lightworks - As Popular As FCPX?
by Joseph Owens 7 years ago
Herb Sevush " I guess these 250000 casual users don't count." Not unless they were Creative Enthusiasts. Man that was hard to type. My Apple software auto-correct kept changing the words to "Pro". jP
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How to make text scroll in other direction?
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
AE has a built in scrolling preset, but by default it only moves the text from left to right.I tried looking in to the effects control but it only gives the option of speed change. How can i make it g
Re: How to make text scroll in other direction?
by Davis Lindsay 7 years ago
Hello Sohrab, If you're using the "autoscroll - horizontal" preset under Behaviors. I would try switching the Speed to -100 pixels. regards, Davis
Where to begin, trying to build a PC on a tight budget?
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
I am looking to build a PC after many years. Have no clue what PC market has been like in last few years. Been working with Macs only. I have Adobe Prod Premium which i want to take advantage of with
Re: Where to begin, trying to build a PC on a tight budget?
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
Thank you all for your inputs. Bit the bullet & Inceased the budget to $1500. Built it on my own from memory express. Can't wait for pickup on monday! Sohrab FCS 3, AJA Kona Lhi & Adobe PPro "The crea
Forum names
by Steve Connor 7 years ago
Is it time for a rename of the forum yet Or alternatively renaming the FCPX techniques forum just FCPX Is the " techniques" part of the name putting off people from general discussion about FCPX over
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Re: Forum names
by Michael Gissing 7 years ago
NAB generated a lot of really useful debate in this forum and then the last two days has descended into the sort of childish mudslinging that characterised this forum this time last year. One reason m
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Blu Ray Error: Check your boot Drive
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
So my FCP blu-ray authoring setup was working fine till about 2 months ago. But now when I try to burn disks through FCP or Compressor, I get this weird message "Out of memory, check your boot drive"
Re: Blu Ray Error: Check your boot Drive
by Sohrab Sandhu 7 years ago
Its an 8 core Mac pro with 12gb ram and 1TB hard drive. Blu-ray burner is an external one by Lacie. I tried running disk utitlity to check the drives. They seem to be in perfect condition. However, I
FCPX or Not -- mini-meetup at NAB?
by Walter Soyka 7 years ago
Any NAB-goers from this forum interested in meeting up With all the evening events dominating people's schedules, perhaps a morning or afternoon get together might be easier (unless perhaps everyone i
Re: FCPX or Not -- mini-meetup at NAB?
by Andy Field 7 years ago
What no cage match Andy Field FieldVision Productions N. Bethesda, Maryland 20852
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Why Apple should let HP build its workstations
by Ronald Lindeboom 7 years ago
Please note: I wrote this as a reply to a post below but it's been retweeted and pointed to, so I wanted to give it its own thread. I had to smile reading the people on the original thread below specu
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Re: Why Apple should let HP build its workstations
by Michael Gissing 7 years ago
John Heagy "Linux is fine when the software hardware combo is a single entity and not used for any other apps. It's more of an embedded system mind set that just is not flexible enough to run in conc
FCP X won't open up after the update.
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Got a call from a panicked friend. He updated to 10.1 last night. But after the update FCP X never opened again. Just the beachball. He spent the entire day with apple reps on the phone. The best they
Re: FCP X won't open up after the update.
by Mark Morache 8 years ago
Yeah, seriously, did you backup before you installed the new software Always a good idea. --------- FCX. She tempts me, abuses me, beats me up, makes me feel worthless, then in the end she comes aroun
Motion menus not working
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Hello Guys I am newbie to adobe world. I have tried making a Blu-ray project in encore. I used the buttons provided in the library. When i try to link these buttons with the chapter markers, i see a s
Re: Motion menus not working
by Jon Geddes 8 years ago
If you are creating a regular menu and not a pop-up menu or multi-page menu (both of which cannot be animated), then you must enable "Animate Buttons", located in the motion tab of the properties for
Canon to announce something revolutionary !!!
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
I suspect something big is about to come from Canon. http: www.engadget.com 2011 09 15 canon-plans-hollywood-event-ready-to-roll-out-the-red-carpet-on Sohrab FCS 3, AJA Kona Lhi & Adobe PPro "The crea
Re: Canon to announce something revolutionary !!!
by Noah Kadner 8 years ago
Interesting. that they pre-announce their announcement by almost two months. I'm expecting a 5D Mark III with a global shutter for skewless rolling-shutter free video. Or perhaps an XL-class camcorder
No external output from sequence
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Hey Guys So I have some DSLR footage in a 1080p30 timline. It plays fine but the problem is that i can't get the sequence to show up on my external monitor hooked up via Aja Kona Lhi. When i play the
Re: No external output from sequence
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Bingo! Thanx a ton :) Sohrab FCS 3, AJA Kona Lhi & Adobe PPro "The creative person wants to be a know-it-all. He wants to know about all kinds of things: ancient history, nineteenth-century mathematic
Canon XF-100 in low light?
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Hey Guys! I currently own an HVX-200 & planning on buying XF-100 soon. I wanted to know what your opinion is about XF-100's performance in low light Philip bloom had some encouraging words about it. H
Differences: Avid MC & FCP
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Hey Gang Avid So I have been working with FCP for last 6 years and now (after FCP X debacle) plan to move to AVID MC. Yesterday i downloaded the trial version of media composer on my home computer and
Re: avid training video for fcp users
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Thanx John! I will order this. Sohrab 2.66 GHz 8-core, ATI Radeon HD 4870, FCS 3, AJA Kona Lhi "The creative person wants to be a know-it-all. He wants to know about all kinds of things: ancient histo
No audio from P2 Files
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
So i am working with 2 camera footage. One from DSLR and another in P2. I can play dslr footage fine in the timeline but i can't hear the audio from P2 fooatge. I remember trying to sync up the two an
Re: No audio from P2 Files
by Craig Seeman 8 years ago
Try looking at your audio settings in the Inspector. Perhaps you or FCPX shut something off changed the settings.
Adding in synced video
by Andy Smith 8 years ago
Well, I just did this for the first time after some footage from another camera came to me from an event that I filmed. Oh my, it's a bit of a mess. For a start I had my one camera clip already in the
Re: Adding in synced video
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
I too would like to find a solution for video sync. I have been struggling since yesterday to sync two video clips together but encountering the same issues. I have ripple's training podcast but even
Project Missing
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
So i worked on a project for a day and now when i am trying to open it, its nowhere to be found. I did not delete any files & did not move anything around. I can still see the clips in the events libr
Re: Project Missing
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Never Mind. I had renamed the project folder to Project X files. Which is why FCP X was refusing to recognize the project. The folder's name has to be 'FINAL CUT PROJECTS' Sohrab 2.66 GHz 8-core, ATI
Steadycams for DSLR cameras
by Sean Cramdon 8 years ago
I have a 60D and am looking to try and shoot some steadycam style shots. I went in to rent one today and the gentleman told me that steadycams don t work with DSLR s because they don t auto-focus to a
Re: Steadycams for DSLR cameras
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Don I use a glidecam HD-4000 with a Canon t3i and it works great. It is true however that focusing is a little difficult with a steadycam, but not totally impossible. There are a couple ways you can h
Canon 550D Post Production?
by Suley Suleman 8 years ago
Ok guys, ive had a week playing with my canon 550d, still got lots to learn but have got the basics on shooting. I shot a clip while i was sat in the room with just some natural lighting coming in fro
Re: Canon 550D Post Production?
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
Can you please give more details about your camera settings i.e ISO, aperture, shutter speed. Clean video is all about shooting with better techniques rather than post production work. Sohrab 2.66 GHz
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Opinion - Best low-end professional camera
by Frank Cervarich 8 years ago
I know this is not a camera forum but I have done all my editing on FCP for over a decade, love and trust this forum and have a dead Panasonic DVX100A. I know, I should have migrated to HD long ago. I
Re: Opinion - Best low-end professional camera
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
IMHO you should buy Panny Af-100. Records AVCHD on SDHC cards which are not that expensive. Abilty to get shallow DOF with a wide range of lense choices. XLR inputs, SDI output. Can record to external
DSLR - Shooting in hi & lo lights
by Sean Cramdon 8 years ago
I have been shooting video with my Canon 60D and have been having some trouble getting good looking, well-lit shots when in very bright and low light conditions. I am shooting at 24frames with 1 50 sh
Re: DSLR - Shooting in hi & lo lights
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
By faster lens i mean a lens with low F Stops.They allow a lot more light in to the camera sensor. For example a 50mm F1.4 is a fast lens. These faster lenses are a great asset if you are shooting in
Can a camera be too light for a stabilizer?
by Thomas Meldgaard 8 years ago
Hello I'm looking at the glidecam HD4000, which is a steadycam rig that supports cameras from 4 to 10 pounds. At the moment my rig is very small, and weighs around or just under four pounds, but I am
Re: Can a camera be too light for a stabilizer?
by Sohrab Sandhu 8 years ago
I can say from experience that without any accesories, both t2i & t3i are too light for Glidecam HD4000. I mount the Minipro LED light on top of my dslr which helps me balance the glidecam. But i have
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