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Steve Ralston

Member Since:
March 3rd 2010
33 Posts
Editing with .MOD clips
by Steve Ralston 6 years ago
Hi everyone, I've recently been given some camcorder footage to edit with. They are 'MPEG Program Stream' clips which have the file extension .MOD I'm running MC5.5 on a Mac and I can't import the cli
24fps to 25fps
by Steve Ralston 7 years ago
Hello, I am cutting a multicam edit of a wedding shot on 2 5D mkII cameras and a 550D. Unfortunately, the cam op shooting the 550D shot at 23.98fps instead of 25fps. Can anyone recommend the best way
Re: 24fps to 25fps
by Steve Ralston 7 years ago
Thanks for everyone's suggestions. I have converted some of it with Compressor. The frame blending is excellent but it has darkened the image somewhat, does anyone know why this could be It does also
encoding with VBR
by Steve Ralston 8 years ago
Hi, I have made 2 x 73min films I would like to put onto one DVD. I cut them in Avid and exported 2 high res H.264 files as masters. I have then used Apple Compressor to make MPEG2 files. I used the s
Re: ncoding with VBR
by Steve Ralston 8 years ago
Thanks for the reply Eric. Sorry, I don't really understand what you mean by 'uncompressed OT lossy codec.' I can output at ProRes. Just the normal one or the HQ version do you think What about the VB
How many GB do I have left on the Canon 5D mkII
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Hi all, I have been shooting video with my 5D and I've come across an issue that I'm hoping someone will be able to help me with. How do you tell how many GBs of card space you have left (I'm presumin
Re: How many GB do I have left on the Canon 5D mkII
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Thank you very much Alex. I'll check it out. Steve
Clips becoming unrendered
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Hi, I'm currently cutting a sequence with 2 video tracks. The main camera I'm using is on V2 and an alternative angle is on V1. My problem is every time I solo V1 to see what is on there all of V2 bec
Re: Clips becoming unrendered
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
It does help. Thanks a lot. I knew there would be a reasonable solution. Steve
Making split screens
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Hi, I want to create a 3 x 3 split screen and a 9 x 9 split screen (and possibly more) I understand the percentage you need to scale the images by etc, the problem I have is with positioning. I am an
Re: Making split screens
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Thank you. That's really useful info. Steve
BOB solutions
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Hi all, After a little dalliance with FCP I'm coming back to Avid as I miss it too much. I currently run on a MacBook Pro laptop and have a Matrox MXO2 LE breakout box with an SD broadcast monitor and
Re: BOB solutions
by Michael Phillips 9 years ago
Also know that the Matrox mini is for monitoring only - no capture. Michael Michael Phillips
show entire sequence
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Hi, I'm an Avid editor just learning the basics of FCP. While changing the keyboard layout I have accidentally changed the 'shift z' I know this shows the entire sequence but I can't for the life of m
Re: show entire sequence
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
Great. Thank you very much. Steve
Image size in the canvas
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
I am editing a sequence with 2 layers (It's all PAL BTW). On v1 is 1920 x 1080p footage from an EX3. On v2 is 1980 x 1080p footage from a 5D. The v2 stuff is fine but in the canvas it appears that v1
Re: Image size in the canvas
by Steve Ralston 9 years ago
It is 1920 x 1080. That was just a typo!
Zacuto z-finder mounted on Canon 5D mkII
by Steve Ralston 10 years ago
Hi all, I"ve just bought a Zacuto z-finder for my Canon 5DmkII. Although I haven't fitted it yet I'm confused as to how I will attach the camera to a tripod as the base plate for the Zacuto screws int
Re: Zacuto z-finder mounted on Canon 5D mkII
by Steve Ralston 10 years ago
Sometimes you can't see the wood for the trees! Thank you. I think I am going to get a stick on frame though because with my battery grip attached I can't change batteries without taking the gorilla p
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