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Porting project from Vegas pro to Adobe Premiere
by Phaylen Fairchid 3 days ago
Hi everyone, I have an edit it progress in Sony Vegas pro and decided to transition my work to adobe premiere. I exported the project for Adobe Premiere Pro with the file extension .prproj Then I went
Re: Porting project from Vegas pro to Adobe Premiere
by Tero Ahlfors 3 days ago
Is there a sequence in the bin
Water fluid simulation with objects or logos in After Effects
by Gidon Burcat 3 days ago
Hello everyone, I need to create a flow of water, or splashes of water that gradually form a logo or a 3d obj object. And then create realistic splashes away or around that logo or object. The water n
Re: Water fluid simulation with objects or logos in After Effects
by Tero Ahlfors 3 days ago
All of those have demos so you can test them out.
Color Banding in After Effects
by Bruce Lambert 1 week ago
I have to be doing something ignorant but here's my problem. I have some 4K (4096 X 2160) video shot SGarmut3Slog3_To_LC-709 XAVC 24P on a Sony FS-7. If the footage is brought into Premiere and put in
Re: Color Banding in After Effects
by Tero Ahlfors 1 week ago
Your AE project is probably set to 8-bit bit depth.
What's going on with Video CoPilot?
by Mark Whitney 2 weeks ago
Anyone have any knowledge of what's up with Video Copilot I, along with numerous others have posted questions on their forum, specific to THEIR plug-ins and there hasn't been any official response in
Re: What's going on with Video CoPilot?
by Tero Ahlfors 1 week ago
Well instead of hemming and hawing you should probably try to contact their actual support instead of the forums. I'd guess that the VCP dudes have actual work to do once in a while.
Adobe Premiere pro preview screen displaying green color
by Radoman Radovic 2 weeks ago
Hello there. Few days ago i got some video material shooted with Sony FS7, it has extensio *.mxf, and when I import that material eather when I put it on timeline or in preview window, audio plays ok,
Re: Adobe Premiere pro preview screen displaying green color
by Tero Ahlfors 2 weeks ago
It could be that CS6 does not support footage shot with that camera. Either upgrade to CC or use some other software like Resolve.
play monitor behavior in Premiere 2017?
by Paul Dougherty 2 weeks ago
In Premiere 2017 why does the Play button default to playing what is marked instead of playing from where the playhead is parked Thanks, Paul
Re: play monitor behavior in Premiere 2017?
by Tero Ahlfors 2 weeks ago
Is it the play-button or the play in to out-button
Audio cuts in and out during playback
by Duke Sweden 2 weeks ago
Ok this is the first "heavy" project I've done with the new PC so I'm pretty sure it must be my files. I've got a lot of green screen, and for some reason instead of transferring my files to my media
Re: Audio cuts in and out during playback
by Tero Ahlfors 2 weeks ago
Duke Sweden "working off the SD card " Dude, what Never do this. Best case scenario: you'll have performance issues. Worst case: you'll mess up the card and lose your footage.
Getting CS5.5 to Recognize Radeon Pro 580?
by Alec Eagon 2 weeks ago
Hey Crew, I am very new to CUDA Open CL, and GPU acceleration for that matter, so bare with me... I just bought a new top of the line iMac, these are the specs: 4.2GHz quad-core 7th-generation Intel C
Re: Getting CS5.5 to Recognize Radeon Pro 580?
by Tero Ahlfors 2 weeks ago
If I remember correctly 5.5 only had limited CUDA support so no OpenCL at all. You'll need to use a later Premiere if you wan't to use GPU accelerated effects. CUDA is Nvidia only. Alec Eagon "I am in
Anybody know where to download these effects?
by Ryan Bob 2 weeks ago
Hi, I just downloaded a template and when I opened the file into After Effects, it said it was missing these effects. I found the first, second, and the last one, but cannot seem to find "S_Distort" a
Re: Anybody know where to download these effects?
by Tero Ahlfors 2 weeks ago
Sapphire plugins aren't free so you should'nt be using pirated plugins.
Question about CUDA
by Duke Sweden 3 weeks ago
After I installed my GPU (NVidia GeForce GTX 1050) and updated the drivers, I couldn't find the CUDA driver for the life of me, unlike the day before when I installed it on my other PC that I brought
Re: Question about CUDA
by Tero Ahlfors 3 weeks ago
Unless you're actually developing something then you'd be better off not installing SDKs. There's a separate CUDA driver for Mac systems only. On Windows everything you need comes with the basic Nvidi
XPS 8910 has two graphics processors
by Duke Sweden 3 weeks ago
I just noticed that my new PC has two graphics cards, the NVIDIA 1050 I just installed (replacing a 730 I think) and also an Intel HD Graphics 530. Should I "disable" the Intel graphics card in Device
Re: XPS 8910 has two graphics processors
by Tero Ahlfors 3 weeks ago
Depending on your energy saving performance application speficic settings the integrated GPU will be used instead of the beefier 1050.
Still images are shown as video files
by Claus Foged Borggreen 4 weeks ago
Hi After I import JPG still images in premiere pro, they are shown as video files. When I drag them to the timeline there are multiple images in that file. Never experinced that before and the only th
Re: Still images are shown as video files
by Tero Ahlfors 4 weeks ago
You need to uncheck the "import as sequence" box when importing the files. If you have a numbered sequence eg 001-009 as still images it can be imported as a single sequence.
AE on Ryzen 1700 not performing/rendering even close to expected
by Jesus Suarez 4 weeks ago
Hello everyone, Here are the specs: Ryzen 1700 - running at stock no overclock yet as I haven't been able to buy after market cooler. 16gb of DDR4 RAM @3200MHz 2x GTX 1070 - not in SLI as I don't game
Re: AE on Ryzen 1700 not performing/rendering even close to expected
by Tero Ahlfors 4 weeks ago
They rewrote the entire program when CC 2015 came out and that feature is still not implemented.
Resolve Live
by Michelle Rodriguez 4 weeks ago
Hi, I am using Resolve v14. I would like to use the Resolve Live feature. I have set up a Black Magic Ulrastudio 4k which will take in my camera's feed. i am able to execute this task with ease using
Re: Resolve Live
by Tero Ahlfors 4 weeks ago
The I O device will only capture resolutions framerates it supports. The SDI output from the RED must match the capture setting.
3rd Playback Monitor
by Chris Hoeke 4 weeks ago
I just got a new LG HDR UHD Smart IPS LED TV that I want to use for playback. I connect it via HDMI to my Mac Pro, and adjusted the settings in Premiere Pro preferences Playback. It's looks fantastic
Re: 3rd Playback Monitor
by Tero Ahlfors 4 weeks ago
Turn any "image enhancements" off from the television.
Premiere is putting audio cache files next to originals
by David Busse 1 month ago
Premiere has begun saving audio cache files(.cfa, .pek) next to my original media. This started happening when I did the last update. I do NOT have the box "Save Media Cache files next to originals wh
Re: Premiere is putting audio cache files next to originals
by Tero Ahlfors 4 weeks ago
Do you also use Audition
H.264 in Quicktime wrapper out of Media Encoder
by Ron Price 1 month ago
I know that Rule One is simply "don't do this," and usually I don't, but I'm dealing with a signage display playback system that doesn't care what the rest of the world is doing. What I'm trying to do
Re: H.264 in Quicktime wrapper out of Media Encoder
by Tero Ahlfors 1 month ago
In addition to bit rate you'll need to set a keyframe value for the encoder if you're exporting Quicktime H264. Otherwise it'll look terrible.
After Effects Composition settings for 6m x 4m 7pitch screen
by joella Be 1 month ago
Hello guys! i'm new in the digital field. I am starting a looping animation project that will be run on a big screen: 6m x 4m, pitch 7 screen Please I really need your help in order to pick the best c
Re: After Effects Composition settings for 6m x 4m 7pitch screen
by Tero Ahlfors 1 month ago
You need to get the specification from whoever is responsible for said screen.
MXF Codec Question and Workflow Recommendation
by Paul Winterton 1 month ago
A client has asked me to import a specific file format, XF-AVC intra 10 bit 4:2:2 @3840x2160, add VFX, and return the same format back to them. I use After Effects (2017) PC and AME (2017) PC and I ca
Re: MXF Codec Question and Workflow Recommendation
by Tero Ahlfors 1 month ago
As far as I know that specific format codec is for in-camera recording only. You can read it but you can't export in the same format.
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Creating a 360º VR ocen in after effects 2015
by Pedro Luz 1 month ago
Hi, Is there any plug-in, technique to creat a full VR 360 ocean in after effects I thought about psunami, contacted red giant, but they replied that Psunami isn't a VR 360 enable, and they will " put
Re: Creating a 360º VR ocen in after effects 2015
by Tero Ahlfors 1 month ago
So are you talking about an actual virtual reality scene that you walk around in That is not possible to do in After Effects and you'd to create a scene in Unreal Engine or Unity or some other game en
iMac Pro
by Steve Connor 2 months ago
Anyone else watching the WWDC keynote I'm definitely getting an iMac Pro!
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Re: iMac Pro
by Tero Ahlfors 2 months ago
It's like the traschcan but it has a screen. Wheee...
At least one NLE is making great use of the new Touch Bar
by Steve Connor 7 months ago
https: 9to5mac.com 2016 12 16 davinci-resolve-studio-12-5-4-touch-bar-macbook-pro
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Re: At least one NLE is making great use of the new Touch Bar
by Andrew Kimery 7 months ago
If you reread my ENTIRE post Bill you'll see how I think the TouchBar can be useful even though the example in the video is horribly slow compared to using a keyboard and mouse trackpad wacom tablet,
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OT: Fusion vs After Effects
by Simon Ubsdell 3 months ago
I thought this was an interesting discussion about how Fusion might be a more than viable replacement for Ae for many users: https: forum.blackmagicdesign.com viewtopic.php f=22&t=58937&sid=125d92d164
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Re: OT: Fusion vs After Effects
by Tero Ahlfors 2 months ago
Scott Witthaus " Is this accurate " You have to use a Blackmagic I O if you want to monitor your image. For what is mainly a grading software that's pretty critical.
Setup PC for 4K
by Dimitris Panagopoulos 3 months ago
Hello, I want to build a new computer which I will use for color grading 4K RAW material (mostly with using DaVinci). I would like a little help with the hardware. Can I keep some components from my o
Re: Setup PC for 4K
by Tero Ahlfors 3 months ago
You don't need a Quadro but you will need a GPU with lots of memory to actually do anything in Resolve. You can't do anything with 4K footage with 2 gigs of VRAM. I would recommend a GTX 1080 which is
New version of Resolve....
by Gabe Strong 3 months ago
Looking like NAB will see a new version of Davinci Resolve......skipping 13 and going right to version 14....(because we all know version 13 is unlucky.) Gabe Strong G-Force Productions www.gforcevide
Re: New version of Resolve....
by Tero Ahlfors 3 months ago
Based on a huge window ad where NAB is held that says Resolve 14.
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Free Media 100
by Oliver Peters 4 months ago
And now another free NLE https: www.media100.com mc_cid=e0554e7454&mc_eid=e2bfdf9c20 - Oliver Oliver Peters Post Production Services, LLC Orlando, FL www.oliverpeters.com
Re: Free Media 100
by Tero Ahlfors 4 months ago
Noah Kadner "Sweet - the UI takes me back to those heady OSX Jaguar glory days." I had some Premiere 6.5 flashbacks. Oh god.
Please can we retire the use of "sigh"?
by Simon Ubsdell 4 months ago
There may be corners of the internet where children gather in which this hateful locution is acceptable currency, but here among adults it is not merely discourteous, it is patently insulting. Worst o
Re: Please can we retire the use of "sigh"?
by Tero Ahlfors 4 months ago
https: youtu.be lITBGjNEp08
DPX vs Prores4444 for Sony A7 DSLR 4K Footage
by Jason Morehouse 4 months ago
Hi, I'm currently working on VFX-heavy short and the VFX artist has been sending his work in prores4444 files. I'm used to working on DPX or TIFF and was wondering if prores will limit color grading c
Re: DPX vs Prores4444 for Sony A7 DSLR 4K Footage
by Tero Ahlfors 4 months ago
Jason Morehouse "dpx will be an unnecessary bump up... Is that what you mean " Yes. Jason Morehouse "faster playback with dpx on Davinci " I kinda doubt that especially if you're working with 4K sequ
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Revisionist History...
by Bill Davis 4 months 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
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Re: Revisionist History...
by Michael Phillips 4 months 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
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White balancing problems
by Vincent James 4 months ago
Could someone point in the right direction as to how to white balance , or where to access tutorials on white balancing. I have filmed footage with a Sony NXCAM HXR NX70P that had not been no white ba
Re: White balancing problems
by Tero Ahlfors 4 months ago
Depending on how badly it was shot you can only fix it up to a point where it works.
Importing AVCHD media into Resolve 12.5
by James Askey 4 months ago
I can successfully import AVCHD media into Resolve, but I'm getting video only, NO Audio. Any ideas on how to import video with it's audio included
Re: Importing AVCHD media into Resolve 12.5
by Tero Ahlfors 4 months ago
It's probably AC3 and Resolve doesn't support that. You'll have to transcode the file to something that uses uncompressed audio.
External mattes are out of sync: suggestions?
by Michael McCune 5 months ago
... There is always a reason, but not obvious. ... (In)famous philosopher, me. The goal is to use a clip exported from Resolve, use Fusion to create a matte (which it does very well), then, back in Re
Re: External mattes are out of sync: suggestions?
by Tero Ahlfors 5 months ago
Do they run at the same frame rate and are they the same length I've never had any issues with just bringing external mattes in. Have you read the manual
Conforming clips with handles
by Mark Glenister 5 months ago
Hi All, If exporting media from DaVinci and adding handles, say 10 secs, what is the best way to conform the timeline back in Premiere Pro or any other edit software If you try to use the original tim
Re: Conforming clips with handles
by Tero Ahlfors 5 months ago
Mark Glenister "Can you export an XML from DaVinci that reconnects the exported grade (with handles) correctly " Yes.
MacBook Pros "underpowered?" Not for FCP X editors. Not AT ALL.
by Bill Davis 5 months ago
If you live in the Premiere Pro world, it's starting to make sense that you might not feel the new Mac Laptops are a very big deal. If you've transitioned into the FCP X world, the evidence is mountin
Re: MacBook Pros "underpowered?" Not for FCP X editors. Not AT ALL.
by Paul Neumann 5 months ago
I like to say I edit "with" a laptop, not "on" a laptop. I can go for days without ever opening my MBP. From the bag to the desk and then back to the bag. At the office or at home pretty much the same
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10.3.2 Is out - WOW review from a huge X facility in Europe.
by Bill Davis 6 months ago
My friend Mads Larsen Nielsen - who works at the huge Metronome facility in Europe posted this on today's 10.3.2 update to FCP X... "I kid you not when I say this this, for us at Metronome and basical
Re: 10.3.2 Is out - WOW review from a huge X facility in Europe.
by Andrew Kimery 6 months ago
Bill Davis "Good god, man - all I did was post a link to a high end facility editors direct experience with the tool this entire forum is supposedly about! " This side discussion isn't about your ori
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Tero Ahlfors liked this 6 months ago
Something else to debate!
by Scott Witthaus 6 months ago
Thanks Oliver! https: digitalfilms.wordpress.com 2016 12 31 2017-technology-predictions utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=sunday_TaoColorist&utm_medium=email Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Product
Re: Something else to debate!
by Tero Ahlfors 6 months ago
Walter Soyka "I wonder what dedicated Ae control hardware would look like." It's not dedicated to AE but there's the modular Palette Gear thingy. It looks pretty neat.
Here we go. GPU in the cloud. By Subscription.
by Bill Davis 7 months ago
http: www.macworld.co.uk how-to mac-software how-use-geforce-now-on-mac-geforce-now-for-pc-mac-explained-3652516 Still thinking you're going to need that massive CPU GPU combo hard-soldered in your ma
Re: Here we go. GPU in the cloud. By Subscription.
by Tero Ahlfors 7 months ago
There are rendering services that can put your Maya Softimage Houdini whatever comps in their farms and render stuff for you but they are usually for CG renders. The materials for that kind of work ar
CC Trial just shrunk from 30 to 7 days
by Andy Field 1 year ago
What's up with that http: www.provideocoalition.com creative-cloud-trial-reduction
Re: CC Trial just shrunk from 30 to 7 days
by Thomas Mathai 10 months ago
Ok, so why are you here. Don't you have better things to do
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"Or Not" was born of the FCP X Launch. So...
by Bill Davis 1 year 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: "Or Not" was born of the FCP X Launch. So...
by Tim Wilson 1 year ago
Steve Connor "BTW I like the style of the Tutorials Bill" Me too! Important to keep in mind for what follows. :-) Bill Davis "Some folks may well have been "in the know" in advance of the intro, but
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Another set of z800 specs for ya
by Duke Sweden 1 year ago
Yes, I know, there's a separate forum for workstation questions, but out of 30 posts there were a total of 2 responses, so I'm gonna hit you guys up one more time. In case you missed it I'm 0 for 2 so
Re: Another set of z800 specs for ya
by Jeff Pulera 1 year ago
Hi Duke, I've been following your threads for over a month and have been biting my tongue the entire time, as other posters that I respect were cheerleading for the HP purchase and also singing the pr
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Logo is not crisp!
by Loria Hyslop 1 year ago
Hello, I am brand new to Premier. I am working on some digital signage content. It is still image with some After Effects titles brought in. I want our company's logo in the bottom corner. The logo is
Re: Logo is not crisp!
by Shane Ross 1 year ago
DPI means nothing in video. it's all about PIXEL DIMENSIONS. Something 4000x3000 pixels, 72DPI (72 is the video default) will look much crisper than 400x300 at 300DPI. Shane Little Frog Post Read my b
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Frame.io meets Adobe Premiere Pro
by Walter Soyka 1 year ago
Following up on a recent discussion that touched on fixed versus flexible UIs link : Frame.io will soon support real-time collaboration, with the entire Frame.io app running directly inside of Premier
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Re: Frame.io meets Adobe Premiere Pro
by Scott Witthaus 1 year ago
Color me a "modest user". What is the big thing here I saw a slick pseudo-demo but WTF does it really do Coming soon. What Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial P
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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
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Re: Can we perhaps hold the triumphalism ...?
by Tim Wilson 1 year ago
Bill Davis "That my camera that cost orders of magnitude more than either device can't as well just seems ... stupid. That's all." Well, no argument there. LOL But that doesn't make it less true. LOL
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AE CC 2015 - Quick observation
by Chris Pettit 2 years ago
Since I'm late to a previous discussion, I'll start a new post for what it's worth. From the previous post, comment from Walter: Walter Soyka "but honestly, it does work, the new preview system is a f
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Re: AE CC 2015 - Quick observation
by Tero Ahlfors 2 years ago
Chris Pettit " I can enter settings manually of course, but I usually count on presets as a starting point for new formats." There is 4K h264 preset for youtube. Also you can save your presets and th
Price increase Teams - personal licenses next?
by Herbert van der wegen 2 years ago
Adobe's message: Creative Cloud Price Increase Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams prices are increasing significantly starting on November 27, 2015. If you're looking at adding any seats, now's the time t
Re: Price increase Teams - personal licenses next?
by Tero Ahlfors 2 years ago
Gary Huff "Who knew that 33% was "significant" " I guess some people get really upset when stuff gets back to normal prices instead of being on sale anymore.
Maybe a substitue for prelude. at least for some
by Ricardo Marty 2 years ago
Just released. http: www.sonycreativesoftware.com es catalystprepare Example: Catalyst -(whatever nle)- fusion-protools or maybe: Catalyst prepare-catalyst edit- fusion-(whatever finnishing nle)- prot
Re: Maybe a substitue for prelude. at least for some
by Tero Ahlfors 2 years ago
Note that this program is made by Sony for Sony workflows. It doesn't have the format support that, for example, Prelude has.
70D Video disappears when the battery dies
by Zac Miller 2 years ago
I'm using a 70D as one of the cameras on a feature length documentary. I've been shooting for two months and at least twice now the camera has lost a clip that was being recorded when the camera batte
Re: 70D Video disappears when the battery dies
by Tero Ahlfors 2 years ago
Zac Miller "Has anyone else heard of this happening " Yes. Either use a dummy battery with a bigger power source, a battery grip or just try to stop recording before you run out of juice so the camer
Live View for Video on the 7D?
by Phil Lister 2 years ago
Lately, I've had trouble with shooting video on my 7D. I power the camera on fine, but when I flip the switch for video, the shutter won't open and I get an error message (just says error) on the LCD
Re: Live View for Video on the 7D?
by Tero Ahlfors 2 years ago
Phil Lister "Should I have Live View enabled or disabled " Well you can't shoot video without the live view mode so I guess you should fix that. Phil Lister "Also, is there trouble with 3rd party bat
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