Video Production/Editing; Graphic Design. Corporate, Broadcast, Nonprofit, Creative Applications.
July 22nd 2007
Raw Video Footage Transfers by Teresa Brown 6 months ago For massive raw video footage files, is everyone still transferring footage by hard drive I've had a reprieve from video editing and wonder if that has changed. I do not have access to T1 internet.
Re: Raw Video Footage Transfers by John Heiser 6 months ago It's also worth mentioning that data transfer off the camera cards should be to TWO hard drives (three is even better). Then when FedEx loses your shipment, you still have a copy on your footage. Ship
Gallery of effects by Danielle Masek 8 years ago Just wondering if there was a gallery that showed a quick snippet of what the included effects are in AE, rather than me having to apply each one I THINK might work just to see what it does. I know AE
Re: Gallery of effects by Todd Kopriva 8 years ago We tried that for a while, and we found that it didn't help at all---for the reason Michael mentioned. And it was a lot of work to create and maintain. ------------------------------------------------
Is "Motion Bro" app safe to install? by Teresa Brown 2 years ago I just purchased an After Effects template from VideoHive that requires me to install "Motion Bro" app for proper functionality - I didn't realize this prior to purchase. I appears to be from an indiv
Premiere Pro CS6 crashes on new iMac by Teresa Brown 6 years ago Why might Premiere Pro CS6 be crashing on new iMac Mavericks system I've worked with Final Cut 7 previously on a MacPro and it rarely crashed. This is first project on both the system and PPro - crash
MacMini Recording from ATEM TVS by Teresa Brown 6 years ago Considering a MacMini to record the SDI program feed from ATEM TV Studio. Will this work Connect SDI Thunderbolt using Blackmagic UltraStudio Mini Recorder ($145). What software is best for the live c
Import DV footage via V1u into FCP by Teresa Brown 8 years ago I have DV footage I want to import using a Sony HVR-V1u. It was recorded using a standard definition camcorder. FCP7 recognizes the camera but isn't allowing preview or import of the footage. Will I n
7D Video Clip Only Partially Transferred by Teresa Brown 9 years ago At some recent shoots, I've rented a 7D as video B-cam. During one shoot, when I transferred video files off the first card (which came with the rental - rated for video), only 2.1GB of data would tra
Set up new monitor by Teresa Brown 9 years ago I need to set up a new Dell U2410 UltraSharp monitor. I want to prioritize the color space for TV broadcast. What color space should I use What's the most accurate procedure for color calibrating this
Re: Set up new monitor by Teresa Brown 9 years ago :) Please note, the intent was to simply seek some tips on accurate calibration technique. Not whether any one here approves of the monitor. It appears to be a good combination with my JVC broadcast C
Long distance transfer of raw footage by Teresa Brown 9 years ago Wondering if there are any options of which I'm not aware for inexpensive transfer of raw footage when working with others out of state Working with clients, I usually purchase a mini hard drive and s
Re: Long distance transfer of raw footage by Craig Moore 9 years ago I'd say you already have the inexpensive optoin. Considering a 1.5 T usb HD is only about $100 and shipping is not too bad if you're not in a rush, I'd stick to that. You can get physically smaller HD
Need to clear SxS cards on computer? by Teresa Brown 9 years ago Does anyone know of means to delete clips or reformat SxS cards from a Mac computer rather than in camera When I reinsert a card that appears to have clips deleted throught the software, my EX3 won't
Re: Need to clear SxS cards on computer? by Teresa Brown 9 years ago Footage captures in "record" mode but the camera must be switched to "playback" mode to access menu commands for delete clips or format cards. That's why I needed to find a means to clear the cards th
FCP to Avid Media Composer or Premiere? by Teresa Brown 9 years ago I'm very experienced with FCP, but have been missing opportunities to edit on Avid or Premiere. Disregarding cost, quality & reputation of the two other aps for the moment, which of the other two woul
Merging XDCAM subclips after import by Teresa Brown 10 years ago I had been importing footage from SxS cards into FCP through XDCAM Transfer direct from my EX3. This allowed me to combine subclips into an intact piece of footage upon import from the two SxS cards.
Re: Merging XDCAM subclips after import by Teresa Brown 9 years ago Leads to question: I can't get the any of these unconverted files imported through Clip Browser to import into XDCAM Transfer for conversion to QuickTime. The source folder displays in left panel, but
Canon Rebel xti not recognized by iPhoto by Teresa Brown 10 years ago I purchased an 8GB memory card for my Canon Rebel xti for use on trips where daily computer transfers of photos isn't feasible. However, iPhoto 6.0.6 on my MacPro isn't uploading any of the 1500 photo
B-roll camera for EX3 by Teresa Brown 10 years ago I have a Sony PMW-EX3 for my primary camera and was pleased with B-roll I had been shooting on a Sony HVR-V1u. Footage from the two cameras could be matched with good results for DVD and live projecti
Re: B-roll camera for EX3 by Teresa Brown 10 years ago Appreciate all the response. I've handled the JVC HM100 at a trade show and "wanted" one especially for it's size. Glad to hear it mixes well. Very limited rentals here... so really have to own what y
Tripod & Head for EX3 by Teresa Brown 10 years ago Has anyone had experience with this Manfrotto tripod & head with the EX3 351MVC (carbon fiber) with 503HDV head. I'm looking for a sturdy but mobile tripod system for a variety of shooting: location i
Re: Tripod & Head for EX3 by Rafael Amador 10 years ago Teresa Brown " the Manfrotto 542ART legs with auto release for quick set ups" I have them with the 519 fluid head. The legs are great. Probably you won't find nothing faster to set. The head is too h
Create an .MTV file on a Mac by Teresa Brown 10 years ago Need to create an .MTV video file for distribution on MP3 players. The usual MPEG's and QuickTime files won't accomplish this. Anyone know of freeware that can do this conversion Video will be created
Final Cut Stuio 2 install fails by Teresa Brown 10 years ago Trying to upgrade from Studio to Studio 2. All specs are fine, MacPro, OS 10.4.11. The upgrade fails repeatedly around disk 2 or 3 (SoundTrack Pro Audio Content). Message says to try installing again.
Re: Final Cut Stuio 2 install fails by Teresa Brown 10 years ago thanks for the reminder... why do I tend to forget disk utility It still hung up at the same disk installation attempt as previously, but after Disk Utility it allowed me to respond to onscreen window
Final Cut Studio 2 install fails by Teresa Brown 10 years ago Trying to upgrade from Studio to Studio 2. All specs are fine, MacPro, OS 10.4.11. The upgrade fails repeatedly around disk 2 or 3 (SoundTrack Pro Audio Content). Message says to try installing again.
Live Video Capture - Analog to Computer by Teresa Brown 11 years ago I want to live capture event video from a video mixer's analog output directly into a MacPro (into Final Cut). This would either be through something like a BlackMagic card or by running through an ex
Workflow - Many Clips w/ Linked Audio by Teresa Brown 11 years ago Fairly new to AE, mostly used for spot elements thus far but want to use AE for effects transitional points throughout. These are 30 second to 1 minute commercials with lots of elements. Final Cut is
Working between two FCP versions by Teresa Brown 11 years ago I work with FCP 5.1.4 on professional and volunteer project. I have an interested assistant with FCP Studio 2 academic version who could do some preliminary edit work (volunteer non-profit projects).
Re: Working between two FCP versions by Shane Ross 11 years ago #45 - Opening projects with older versions of FCP Shane's Stock Answer #45 - How to export your project to work with earlier versions of Final Cut Pro. Versions of Final Cut Pro aren't backwards compa
Re: Frequency Chart of Human Voice by Teresa Brown 11 years ago I've seen visual charts depicting relative range of various instruments but nothing visual for human voice. But I can plot my own chart now. (I'm obviously a visual person working in audio world on th
Dynamic Range Correction by Teresa Brown 12 years ago Does anyone have tips how to correct for video shots with extreme dynamic range - either in-camera or in post (i.e. rooms with lamps or windows, or capturing detail of an architectural diagram on whit
Re: Dynamic Range Correction by Craig Seeman 12 years ago If you're going to shoot this kind of stuff regularly you might consider a change of camera. Sony EX1 handles wide dynamic range much better than either of the above and there are better cameras than
Progressive Footage for Broadcast by Teresa Brown 12 years ago I've been delivering interlaced dubs for local broadcast projects, but would like to try shooting progressive for improved chroma-key results. Will I need to convert the master back to interlaced in s
Re: Progressive Footage for Broadcast by Del Holford 12 years ago My edit system allows me to use either interlaced or progressive on the timeline so often the background footage is interlaced and the key is progressive. On moving type, this sometimes eliminates jit
stereo feed live music by Philip Hibberd 12 years ago Any suggestions on how best to get a stereo recording of a live music performance, either in-cam or standalone to sink later. I beg the audio techy for an xlr feed from his desk to my cam but of cours
Re: stereo feed live music by Teresa Brown 12 years ago Could someone give an example of a standard rate to hire an audio technician for a custom live mix (in the Midwest) I know there are many variables per project, equipment configuration... but any gene