Markers or Metadata - The Debate! by David Lawrence 2 days ago One of FCPX's great strengths is its metadata-driven organizing tools. They're so good I've built logging workflows around them, even though I like cutting in Premiere Pro. But depending on your work
Apple at NAB by Oliver Peters 4 days ago For those not here, Apple has been involved in a number of presentations at Post Production World and SuperMeet (tomorrow night I believe). Featured speakers include Thomas Grove Carter and David Cerf
Re: Apple at NAB by Steve Connor 4 days ago Scott Witthaus "Can we also now say that Apple is not abandoning the "pro" market, rather quite the opposite " Yes, they have made it VERY clear that they aren't
OT Resolve 14 by Steve Connor 5 days ago BMD press conference will be on shortly but a number of pictures have been appearing on forums showing that it now has a "Fairlight" tab!
Re: OT Resolve 14 by Steve Connor 5 days ago Free version doesn't include some of the effects including that cool new Face Tracker! Can't think of a reason NOT to buy the Studio version at that price though!
Adobe updates by Oliver Peters 1 week ago Let the kibitzing begin! https: www.provideocoalition.com adobe-updates-premiere-pro-cc-april-2017 And a deeper dive: https: www.youtube.com watch v=zQy3eFIXF4k And a couple on After Effects, too: htt
Apple working on new Mac Pro by Shane Ross 4 weeks ago http: www.theverge.com 2017 4 4 15175916 apple-mac-pro-redesign-plans Rethinking the design, and admitting they painted themselves into a corner with the tube design. BUT...won't come out this year. L
Re: Apple working on new Mac Pro by Doug Metz 3 weeks ago Steve Connor " Scott Thomas "You make it sound like there's an office on a lower level at Microsoft with a sign on the door saying "Beware of the Leopard" that has the info I need to stop these incur
Revisionist History... by Bill Davis 1 month ago I'm still on a lot of press release lists from my reporter days. So I've been watching the minor flury of PR pitches going out about this being the 25th Anniversary of Premiere Pro pre-NAB. Had to lau
Re: Revisionist History... by Michael Phillips 1 month ago I don't think it's a big issue as the marketing is the brand, not the individual(s). I can somewhat relate to this; Avid can refer to Academy Award winning Media Composer, but both awards (the plaque
Blade by Shane Ross 2 months ago If Apple is looking only to the future, and wanting to dump the old, ancient ways of the past...including the terminology used, like "bin," why is the "blade" tool still called BLADE And why does it l
Prem vs FCPX - Panels by Oliver Peters 2 months ago Since this is a debate forum and it's a Friday, what are your thoughts about Adobe's Premiere Pro panels architecture This seems to be a key enabler for many third party developers building add-ins to
Re: Prem vs FCPX - Panels by Jeff Markgraf 2 months ago andy patterson "Premiere Pro does have a nice GUI." Counterpoint: Premiere Pro has a lousy GUI. Crowded, fiddly, ugly, not at all pleasant to use on a daily basis.
"It’s the Tesla of NLEs" by Robin S. Kurz 2 months ago http: www.fcp.co final-cut-pro articles 1930-getting-a-16-episode-gameshow-to-rough-assembly-in-30-minutes-with-final-cut-pro-x Pretty damn impressive. - RK ___________________________________________
Re: "It’s the Tesla of NLEs" by Andrew Kimery 2 months ago andy patterson "remiere Pro does not have a timeline index but we can find content in the timeline. " Meant to mention this in my previous post but I forgot. A few days ago Andy Mees posted a screens
S-Log footage in FCPX 10.3 by Steve Connor 4 months ago Just shot my first project in S-Log since the upgrade to 10.3 and I've found it's randomly applying a LUT to the footage on import. It's not a major issue as I can turn it off, but it's a behaviour I
Re: S-Log footage in FCPX 10.3 by Steve Connor 4 months ago Thanks, I realise this but I want the option to have FCPX NOT apply a LUT on import especially as the Slog LUT isn't very good! I'll make a feature request.
How to Author a Blu-Ray by David Mayer 6 months ago Amazing how difficult this is. I have searched Creative Cow and Google, etc., can't seem to get simple answers. "Share" is not working so now I am looking for Blu-ray authoring software. All I want to
FCPX 10.3 Bugs by Oliver Peters 6 months ago This seems like a good place to start listing bugs as you run across them. So far I've hit these intermittent UI bugs: 1. Occasionally the playhead loses focus on which is the active pane in dual disp
Interesting NLE speculation by Oliver Peters 6 months ago http: www.redsharknews.com post item 3796-apple-could-dominate-the-entire-nle-space-with-the-next-final-cut-pro - Oliver Oliver Peters Post Production Services, LLC Orlando, FL www.oliverpeters.com
Re: Interesting NLE speculation by Tim Wilson 6 months ago I don't think that the word "dominate" makes any sense in the context of NLEs anymore. I don't think it has for years, actually. Maybe never did. First, there's the question of dominate what. We've al
Computer trapped in 2010... by Marisha Camp 7 months ago I have an older computer (which can only support USB 2 and Firewire.) And I need to edit down a huge amount of video, much of which is stored on external harddrives that only use USB. Is it possible t
Will FCX be around for a while? by Glenn Payne 7 months ago Hi guys, I'm about to invest in a nice imac and I'm planning to use fcx. I'm just wondering what the word on the street is about fcx. I'm willing to dive into the magnetic timeline world, but I'm just
Re: Will FCX be around for a while? by Simon Ubsdell 7 months ago Robin S. Kurz " Shake, Soundtrack, even Color are still alive within FCP X. ... The technology of all of the above is factually within FCP X." Sounds very interesting if true. Could you show us some
"Or Not" was born of the FCP X Launch. So... by Bill Davis 11 months ago Over Memorial Day to decompress from my killer recent schedule a bit, I binge-watched some of the Stieg Larssen series of Dragon Tattoo book to film adaptations from Sweden. (Really nice productions a
Re: No news? by Steve Connor 1 year ago There's no change to the subscription model so nothing new for people to debate on here
Adobe sneak peak by Oliver Peters 1 year ago Some of these things will look familiar :) http: blogs.adobe.com creativecloud Immerse-yourself-in-creativity - Oliver Oliver Peters Post Production Services, LLC Orlando, FL www.oliverpeters.com
Re: Adobe sneak peak by Herb Sevush 1 year ago Robin S. Kurz " Oliver Peters "Some of these things will look familiar" Yeah. No kiddin'." Imitation being the highest form of flattery. And while FCPX might get brownie points for being first - "the
last rant by Aindreas Gallagher 1 year ago on the cc numbers - one last rant on this forum too. I made a post ages ago around how 2-3 days of paid work pay for a year of the CC tool suite. Shantanyu Narayen, that terrible devil with a trendy b
Re: last rant by Steve Connor 1 year ago Aindreas Gallagher "Avid is great, fcpx isn't going away, but neither is a burgeoning software content tool system exploding in all directions. That Michelle Obama piece, with the people working it,
Can we perhaps hold the triumphalism ...? by Simon Ubsdell 1 year ago ... until such times as FCP X reaches feature parity wth AVID, or at the very least with FCP 7 which it supplanted. My list is quite long and I won't rehearse it all yet again, but here's a key featur
Netflix 2016 line up so far by Dan Johnson 1 year ago Netflix will release more new programing this year then many of the big broadcasters. In their conference call they said that they will release I believe it was 600 hours of new original content this
Re: Netflix 2016 line up so far by Steve Connor 1 year ago Scott Roberts " I have several episodes of the new seasons of Better Call Saul and Walking Dead saved up that I haven't touched" I've just caught up with "Better Call Saul" and I have to say it's wor
Hardcore Henry and all-POV filmmaking by Mark Suszko 1 year ago The last time someone tried this, it was the last reel of the movie version of the game: "Doom". That didn't work out very well. This one isn't just one reel, but the entire movie.... Still, I'm sure
Re: Is the debate over by Steve Connor 1 year ago Tim Wilson "Yeah, that's always been a problem for me, people not being able to tell if I'm being welcoming or scary, when it seems like it's kinda both. LOL " It's a great skill to have!
Buying Premiere Pro Without Subscription by Bobby Hall 1 year ago Is it possible to buy Premiere Pro from Adobe without paying for a subscription service I prefer to just buy the program in one large payment instead of paying a monthly fee. If you can't buy the late
Adobe update bug by Oliver Peters 1 year ago http: arstechnica.com apple 2016 02 warning-bug-in-adobe-creative-cloud-deletes-mac-user-data-without-warning - Oliver Oliver Peters Post Production Services, LLC Orlando, FL www.oliverpeters.com
Re: Adobe update bug by Steve Connor 1 year ago Jim Wiseman "More about Creative Cloud's latest feature upgrade. Hope you don't use Backblaze backup. Well worth lifetime rental payments. http: forums.macrumors.com threads adobe-creative-cloud-upda
Sony FS7 and XAVC-I Codec in Premiere by Michael Buday 2 years ago I'm going to be shooting a large amount of material at 4K, most likely using the Sony FS7 and the XAVC-I codec @23.98fps. I'm wondering if anyone has worked natively in this format with Premiere Pro.
Creative Cloud Holiday Discount Accounting? by Bill Davis 1 year ago So lots of email today and ads with DEEP discounts for a first year of CC. Like pushing near 70% off. IIRC the earlier discussions here the idea advanced was that the subscription rate didn't reflect
New 2015 iMac will not run Yosemite by Bob Pierce 2 years ago Maybe I should have known better, but I have to admit I'm shocked. My new iMac 5k is El Crapitan OS only. No Yosemite allowed, which of course means no Adobe pro apps either. Seriously. It won't run t
Re: New 2015 iMac will not run Yosemite by Steve Connor 1 year ago David Roth Weiss "There is a problem under the hood of Premiere with the XAVCi codec - as best it was explained to me, a Premiere needs to be "optimized" for many, if not all, new codecs, and XAVCi h
Re: El Capitan and Adobe Apps by Steve Connor 2 years ago David Roth Weiss "In this case, whatever the advantage may be of updating the OS, if it is known that it can potentially put an editor's fundamental source of revenue at risk, any user considering th