Steven Gonzales: Activity About Liked Popular
Steven Gonzales

Member Since:
January 1st 1970
1067 Posts
100 posts500 posts1000 posts
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 Steven Gonzales 7 years ago
I'm curious about audio on the feature. Did you use camera audio, or did you sync separate audio Every feature I've done had post sync due to dual system sound, even when it was a video shoot and ther
Which FCP version for newbie?
by Bob McCarthy 8 years ago
Looking for some guidance. I've just purchased an iMac for video editing. Which version of Final Cut would recommend for someone new to that software ...7 or X Is one easier to learn that the other Fo
Re: Which FCP version for newbie?
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
Thanks for the clarification. Thanks for putting that interview out there.
Bunim/Murray chooses Avid
by John Kaley 8 years ago
http: www.thestreet.com story 11364598 1 reality-tv-leader-bunimmurray-productions-selects-avid8217s-professional-editing-and-storage-solutions.html
Re: Bunim/Murray chooses Avid
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
A lot of the emotion on this board is because many folks that post here were the ones that argued FCP into usage. With that in mind, it's not surprising that these folks are at the FCP houses. The cos
Some thoughts on the FCPX Forum
by Steve Connor 8 years ago
Some thought from an e-mail I have recently sent to Ronald Lindeboom "Firstly let me say I love the COW, the FCP forum in particular has been a bedrock of advice for me and thousands of others since t
+4
Jason Myres liked this 8 years ago
Re: Some thoughts on the FCPX Forum
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
So post a hint or discovery. Remember when the FCPX Techniques forum was created
What Do we Do now? How Do you Feel?
by Greg Burke 8 years ago
Okay So, THis program has been out for awhile now and SOME questions have been answered, I was very angry when this was released and I vented on the iMovie X Forums, But what I realize now is that I w
Re: What Do we Do now? How Do you Feel?
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
Avid's really not that hard to learn. Remember, you have the experience of knowing one NLE, and they all basically do the same thing. I think the key to understanding Avid is thinking that they have t
Ask yourself this question
by Larry Watts 8 years ago
Since the 80's I've seen a lot of software companies and software products come and go. I've had great software bought by bigger companies and lost a lot of time and money when that happened because t
Re: Ask yourself this question
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
Apple doesn't want the graphics card market because it's too risky, they don't want the education market because it can't pay their margins, and they don't want the professional video market because i
CrumplePop Blog on Supporting FCPX - EXCLUSIVELY
by Craig Seeman 8 years ago
http: www.crumplepop.com blog Our conclusion is that FCP X will be the best option for the largest number of professional editors going forward. We have started to port all of our products to FCP X, a
+2
Jason Myres liked this 8 years ago
Re: CrumplePop Blog on Supporting FCPX - EXCLUSIVELY
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
We all must admit that there are many editors alienated from the new FCP. While Crumplepop really had no choice but to embrace the new version, their enthusiastic support (coupled with other companies
All the DRAMA!
by Sean Thomas 8 years ago
It's amazing to read all of the DRAMA about FCP X. There's a lot of irony when people complain for years about a FCP upgrade and then they get it ...... they complain. A lot of the commplaints or rumo
+2
Reed Black liked this 8 years ago
Re: All the DRAMA!
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
Not to nitpic, but OS9 shipped with OSX early releases, and ran in the classic environment. FCP7 is not shipping, and is not available to a new purchases with legacy needs. OSX allowed for OS9 workflo
35mm 3perf + FLEx file workflow
by Brett Hannam 8 years ago
Hi, I just shot a 35mm 3perf short film and have it transferred at the lab to Apple ProRes 4444 24fps, straight to hard drive. I've never worked with a FLEx file before, but I got one from the lab, as
Re: 35mm 3perf + FLEx file workflow
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
The basic idea of cinema tools: For every record in Cinema tools (each line of your flex file, which is basically timecode to keycode translation), there is a quicktime file. You get the information a
Why oh why? Why me, why today? - A story of a day in life with unexpectedly quitting FCP.
by Jari Kykkänen 8 years ago
Interesting (and catastrofically annoying) problem that causes FCP to quit unexpectedly. Please, feel free to put your 10 cents on the table... Basic problem description: A project is unstable on the
Re: Why oh why? Why me, why today? - A story of a day in life with unexpectedly quitting FCP.
by Steven Gonzales 8 years ago
On a different computer you also have a different user. Try creating a new user and attempt the project logged in as the new user. This would eliminate user corruption.
How to turn off audio sync feature?
by Parke Gregg 9 years ago
Final Cut seems to have this nifty feature to help you going from 24fps to 23.976 (and other frame rate conversions)... it automatically adjusts (the sample rate, I guess) so that it plays back in syn
Re: How to turn off audio sync feature?
by Steven Gonzales 9 years ago
Don't know if this might help, but Final Cut does some strange things with audio imports. Here's a tutorial about the issue: http: library.creativecow.net lyon_matt fixing-fcp-assets 1 Here's a releva
Story Building
by Michael Evans 9 years ago
When building a story in final cut what is the best approach Should you start with the separate audio file first and build the narration Or do you start working with your video footage first The main
OT -- who makes GET?
by Steven Gonzales 9 years ago
I'm not familiar with GET. Who makes that software It's a tough name to search for... Thanks.
MAC shuts down on preview render
by Sachin Desai 9 years ago
i've a problem with my edit system, it edits ok but when i render previews the whole system shuts off. and after restart it shuts off again until i wait for few mins and turn main power off. what coul
Re: MAC shuts down on preview render
by Steven Gonzales 9 years ago
There are a lot of thermal sensors (motherboard, hard drives) that will shut down the os immediately with too much heat. You could fire up applications:utilities:activity monitor and see what's using
Cinema Tools crash on connect clips
by Steven Gonzales 9 years ago
I'm having a problem with Cinema Tools crashing on a batch "connect clips." I've tried in 10.5 and 10.6, updated Cinema Tools to the latest pro update, and still a problem. I have a database made from
Ripping DVDs Now Legal?
by Rob Grauert 9 years ago
I JUST heard, like 10 minutes ago, on NPR that ripping DVDs is now legal if it's not for commercial use. Or for documentaries. Anyone else hear this Exciting, aye (Apparently you can jailbreak your sm
Re: Ripping DVDs Now Legal?
by Steven Gonzales 9 years ago
All ripping is not legal. Only for educational use, documentary filmmaking and noncommercial videos for the purpose of criticism or comment. The Librarian of Congress, under the Digitial Millenium Cop
Merged audio nightmare
by Amit Ashraf 9 years ago
So I cut a 20 minute short film, without worrying about the live audio (just worked with camera audio). Then my director told be that I need to put the separate audio track in! So I've been for the li
Re: Merged audio nightmare
by Steven Gonzales 9 years ago
I would try this: Start a new project to avoid confusion. Import all your original video master clips that you used for cutting. Bring in all the sound that you want to sync. Get Pluraleyes. http: www
Can't export chapter markers
by Alfred Guzzetti 9 years ago
I can't get Compressor or DVDSP or QT player to see the chapter markers I've put in my FCP timeline. I've read several threads about this and looked through the manual. I've left the word CHAPTER encl
Re: Can't export chapter markers
by Steven Gonzales 9 years ago
To alter line break types you can use the free TextWrangler app from the great folks at Barebones (BBedit). http: www.barebones.com products textwrangler
Relinking unreferenced clip
by Steven Gonzales 10 years ago
Can an unreferenced master clip be forced to link to a specific Avid media file As an example, if I import a clip, and delete the media files but leave the master clip and unlink it, and I then import
FCP workflow basics; labelling/organising selected shots
by Elin grome 10 years ago
Hi guys, Just a quick (and maybe rather silly) question. I am cutting a 2 minute promo from about 12 hours of footage; I ingested the whole 12 hours cos I have the disk space and because I understand
Re: FCP workflow basics; labelling/organising selected shots
by walter biscardi 10 years ago
Elin grome "I ingested the whole 12 hours cos I have the disk space and because I understand that its easier to work this way." Not really. Why would it be easier to ingest 12 hours of material for 2
+2
Steven Gonzales liked this 10 years ago
search great
by Bob Cole 12 years ago
I like the new forum-specific search tool. Well done! Bob CMacPro 2 x 3GHz dualcore; 10 GB 667MHz Kona LHe Sony HDV Z1 Sony HDV M25U HD-Connect MI Betacam UVW1800 DVCPro AJ-D650
Re: search great
by Steven Gonzales 12 years ago
Since the subject came up, I thank you for all the recent updates to the interface. The changes you've made make the experience easier on the user, and make finding information even faster. A great si
Looking for a vendor of a wooden music stand for voice over work.
by Ray Palmer 13 years ago
I am attempting to get rid of all the aluminum in my narration booth. I have been using the typical aluminum music stand with carpet attached. I am looking for a vendor that sells a wooden music stand
Re: Looking for a vendor of a wooden music stand for voice over work.
by Steven Gonzales 13 years ago
http: www.misterstandman.com
Slightly OT -- 2k transfer of super-35
by Steven Gonzales 13 years ago
A friend has asked me some general questions about helping to edit a film. It is a 2k transfer of super-35, but he doesn't know the format the f2k files will be. He thinks the files will be 2048 x 858
Re: Slightly OT -- 2k transfer of super-35
by Steven Gonzales 13 years ago
Many thanks for your clear answer. This is potentially going back to film, but being done at a direct to video budget. Thanks for affirming my feeling that they should edit at a lower resolution. The
News: Action/Thriller 'Adrenaline' Shot in One Take with JVC GY-HD100U
by Cow News Droid 13 years ago
Camera's Size & Performance Proves a Winner Among Filmmakers (Wayne, NJ - October 31, 2006) Director Producer Writer, Robert Lynn successfully pulls off the longest continuous shot in American film hi
Re: News: Action/Thriller 'Adrenaline' Shot in One Take with JVC GY-HD100U
by Steven Gonzales 13 years ago
This has to be the quickest editing job ever: pick the best tape, cut off the slate, send it to sound.
© 2019 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]