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Thomas Roberts

BMPCC, C100, C300, SonyA7r2, GoPro Hero black 3
Member Since:
June 21st 2007
321 Posts
100 posts
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IRVINE CALIFORNIA
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Fonts dissapearing in Fcpx (grayed out)
by Thomas Roberts 3 years ago
Working with Fonts to make lower thirds. 1. Fonts are at the end of the alphabet 2. Around the letters QRS, the fonts disappear and or gray out. I can't go past 3. I need to restart FCPX and this repe
Re: Fonts dissapearing in Fcpx (grayed out)
by Loren Risker 3 years ago
Have you installed a bunch of custom fonts Does it happen in other apps I would start by removing all of my fonts and moving them back in as I need them, but that could be tedious. ------------- OutOf
Shift B < Render to new track
by Derek Charles 3 years ago
Shift B has given me freedom of smoother playback with a lot of cpu heavy plugins I have just now discovered the option to render to new track - This helps me out big time when I want to make sure sta
Re: Shift B < Render to new track
by Steve Rhoden 3 years ago
Yes, a lossless codec such as lagarith is the way to go. Or uncompressed AVI (if you don't mind ridiculously large file sizes) lol Steve Rhoden (Cow Leader) Film Maker & VFX Artist. Owner of Filmex Cr
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Thomas Roberts liked this 3 years ago
Syncing audio...driving me nuts!
by Ron Whitaker 3 years ago
For the life of me I can't remember how to do this: A while back, when I wanted to sync the good audio of an interview that I recorded on my Tascam DR-40, with the bad audio that simply comes out of m
Re: Syncing audio...driving me nuts!
by Thomas Roberts 3 years ago
Buy Plural Eyes. All problems will be solved. LOVE IT....
Suggesstion for MAGIX Vegas pro. version 14
by Thomas Roberts 3 years ago
Dear Magix, Please create a MAC version of Magix! I would like to edit on my Apple.
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Antonis Rozakis liked this 3 years ago
Re: Suggesstion for MAGIX Vegas pro. version 14
by Thomas Roberts 3 years ago
Thank you Steve Rhoden!
Sony Vegas Pro 14
by Thomas Roberts 3 years ago
Just got an email from the NEW VEGAS boys HEVC H.265 support 4K Smart Upscaling Native ProRes support and much more! Stay tuned for more updates and get ready for the all new VEGAS Pro 14. They had me
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Phil Peacock liked this 3 years ago
Re: Sony Vegas Pro 14
by Thomas Roberts 3 years ago
Get to know Pro Res from Apple. Industry standard. https: support.apple.com en-us HT202410
Greetings, From the Vegas Team
by Eric Dettman 3 years ago
Many of you in the community are already aware of the news regarding the acquisition of Sony Creative Software products by MAGIX. The press release can be found here. http: www.magix.com us press deta
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Re: Greetings, From the Vegas Team
by Steve Rhoden 3 years ago
Greetings Eric.....Greetings. Over at the Sony Vegas forum there is a long and detailed listing regarding some users favorite features, specific things they would like to see addressed, added and twea
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Thomas Roberts liked this 3 years ago
Sony Vegas-Resolve workflov
by Boris Macuh 3 years ago
Hi there, I like to do colorgrading in DavinciResolve and video editing in Sony Vegas. Which program should I start first What do you sugest And most important: how can I export project from one to an
Re: Sony Vegas-Resolve workflov
by John Rofrano 3 years ago
Boris Macuh "I like to do colorgrading in DavinciResolve and video editing in Sony Vegas. Which program should I start first "If you know anything about color grading you would know that it comes las
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Thomas Roberts liked this 3 years ago
RIP Vegas Pro
by Bruce Brent 4 years ago
Yep, confirmed at NAB, no new versions. Catalyst is the future. Get your wallets out as it's also confirmed it IS subscription based. Hold onto your versions of Vegas Pro. I'm sure Sony will stop issu
Re: RIP Vegas Pro
by Thomas Roberts 3 years ago
Just read the Magix buy of Vegas... I hope the boys in Madison can do something
Magix aquires Sony's Video Editing and Music Software Portfolio
by John Rofrano 3 years ago
You can read about it here: Magix aquires Sony's Video Editing and Music Software Portfolio This is incredibly good news when you think about it... Sony Creative Software was a staple at the National
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Re: Magix aquires Sony's Video Editing and Music Software Portfolio
by Setiawan Kartawidjaja 3 years ago
Hi Bruce, thank you for sending e-mail to them. Glad to hear their reply. I think Vegas now is on the right hand. Love to see any representative from Magix can join here and have discussion with us.
Removing black background on stock footage
by Linda Long 3 years ago
I have downloaded several clips from digital juice that have alpha channels that I should be able to put over another video clip and see through. For example I downloaded a lower third clip. It is 2 f
Re: Removing black background on stock footage
by John Rofrano 3 years ago
Linda Long "Here is a link to two files I was trying to use:"Hi Linda, Those files are Photo JPEG and do not contain an Alpha Channel. What you have is Matte video that can be used to mask the Wipe v
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Thomas Roberts liked this 3 years ago
QiuckTime support for Window?
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
Any updates on this What solutions do we have Can we play ProRes files
Re: QiuckTime support for Window?
by John Rofrano 4 years ago
Thomas Roberts "Can we play ProRes files "Yes, you can play them and edit them in Vegas Pro but if you want to create them you need to purchase the Cinic 4.0 encoder from Cinemartin which is the only
Next Version of Sony Vegas Pro? NAB 2016
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
Any thoughts on a new Sony Vegas Pro coming out at NAB
Re: Next Version of Sony Vegas Pro? NAB 2016
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
John, Show us your screen withe the new icon.... I won't tell anyone!! LOL
Font Issues in Sony Vegas Pro 13
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
Hi guys, Seems like Sony Vegas Pro 13 has a Video Media Generator vs. Sony Titles and Text. Titles and Text is the "NEW" one but my Fonts that I am looking for do not appear when using Sony Titles and
Re: Font Issues in Sony Vegas Pro 13
by John Rofrano 4 years ago
Thomas Roberts "Titles and Text is the "NEW" one but my Fonts that I am looking for do not appear when using Sony Titles and Text. Is this a bug "Yup! Thomas Roberts "What should I do "Use the older
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Titles & Text (Font colors)
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
Is there a way to have two font colors in a lower third title Example "WORD" Can the last 3 letters of WORD be be a different color How is this done in Sony vegas pro 13
Re: Titles & Text (Font colors)
by Graham Bernard 4 years ago
Thomas Roberts "Is there a way to have two font colors in a lower third title "The Lower Third is irrelevant if you are talking JUST Sony features. Let's talk about colouring the actual Text. For Son
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Canon 7D vs. Sony a7r
by Matt Mills 4 years ago
So, I've been shooting video on a canon 7D for a few years now, and I've loved it. However, I have an opportunity to buy a used Sony a7r for a pretty good price, and I'm wondering if I should make the
Re: Canon 7D vs. Sony a7r
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
The 7D was incredible camera when it came out. 1. Rent the A7r2 2. Rent the A7s 3. Dynamic range is better with the A7r2. Still battery life, recording times, heating issues. Some really good detail h
Solid color for lower Third CMYK, Pantone, RGB
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
I've created a solid and used event pan crop to make a lower third. Client sent me over CMYK, Pantone and RGB values for "their colors" Where do add these values in Sony Vegas Pro 13. RGB numbers woul
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Re: Solid color for lower Third CMYK, Pantone, RGB
by John Rofrano 4 years ago
Thomas Roberts "Where do add these values in Sony Vegas Pro 13. RGB numbers would be huge...."You must convert your RGB numbers to the Open FX color values that Vegas Pro supports. OFX color values m
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Dropping In Clips to Timeline Question
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
Is there a way to drop in a clip without the audio from the project media
Re: Dropping In Clips to Timeline Question
by Mike Kujbida 4 years ago
Right click the event (what Vegas calls a clip and drag it to the timeline. Once you get there, release your mouse button and you'll have several options, one of which is Video only with 3 options dep
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Replace Audio files in the Timeline (Sony Vegas Pro 13.)
by Thomas Roberts 4 years ago
Hi guys, I am having a project audio files (WAV) cleaned up. 1. I have a rough cut of the project in works. 2. Sent over the WAV files to my audio guy for clean up- Recorded via H4N 3. How do I relink
Re: Replace Audio files in the Timeline (Sony Vegas Pro 13.)
by Danny Hays 4 years ago
If all the new wav files have the same names as the originals, You can put the new files in a new folder and copy the original .veg file to that new folder. Then rename the folder with the originals.
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Best rendering template for BMPCC ProResHQ files?
by TonyBR Osse 5 years ago
Hello, I recently bought a BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera in order to get better quality films. If I understood well, the ProResHQ 135mbps 10bit 422 files I m shooting are MUCH better (resolution, co
Re: Best rendering template for BMPCC ProResHQ files?
by John Rofrano 5 years ago
TonyBR Osse "I didn t mean YT or Vimeo use, but the best image quality possible in order to justify the capture in such huge files... Kind of fine HD broadcast or a festival screening, although withi
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Thomas Roberts liked this 5 years ago
Red Giant 12 Suite for Sony Vegas Pro 13
by Thomas Roberts 5 years ago
I am trying to do the 30 day trial. Where do I find Red Giant in Sony Vegas Pro 13 http: www.redgiant.com Would like to test out
Re: Red Giant 12 Suite for Sony Vegas Pro 13
by Steve Rhoden 5 years ago
Something incomplete or dishonest is going on with Red Giant Software Marketing. They now advertise that Mojo and Cosmo is available for Vegas, but after installation they are nowhere to be found, not
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Thomas Roberts liked this 5 years ago
Has anyone here tried FilmConvert with Vegas
by Rick Wise 5 years ago
I wonder if anyone here has tried out FilmConvert using Vegas This relatively new software can stand alone or be run through various NLEs, including, supposedly, Vegas. Geoff Boyle mentions it in a te
Re: Has anyone here tried FilmConvert with Vegas
by Steve Rhoden 5 years ago
Yeah, it simulates film tone and color very very well. The standalone version however is only for Mac. The feature however that i mainly use in it and excited about, is the Three way (wheel) color cor
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Canon C100 Sony Vegas Pro 13
by Thomas Roberts 5 years ago
Hey guys, Anyone else seen this I have original C100 footage that I've shot via a Canon C100 at 29p, when Sony Vegas Pro drops it into the timeline, it shows up as Interlaced. When I go to "match medi
Re: Canon C100 Sony Vegas Pro 13
by John Rofrano 5 years ago
This is a good thing to watch out for. When camera manufacturers say that a camera shoots progressive you have to read the "fine print" because it your case, they are delivering a progressive capture
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OT: Blackmagic releases free version of Fusion
by Mike Kujbida 5 years ago
This is a phenomenal compositing app that used to be in the range of $5,000.00 There are two versions, one free and the other for $995.00 For the average user (i.e. most of us) the free version will b
Re: OT: Blackmagic releases free version of Fusion
by John Rofrano 5 years ago
I think it's awesome that BlackMagic Designs is taking sophisticated software like DaVinci Resolve and Fusion and making Free versions available to those of us without huge production budgets. I can h
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Thomas Roberts liked this 5 years ago
looking to buy a desktop/computer for sony vegas 13..not sure which one!?
by Justin Thurman 5 years ago
I currently just have an old dell laptop where I downloaded a version of sony vegas 13 (which barely works). I not only want to learn how to master sony vegas, but I want to build a computer around it
Re: looking to buy a desktop/computer for sony vegas 13..not sure which one!?
by John Rofrano 5 years ago
If you don't want to build a computer I would look at purchasing an HP Z Workstation. They will not be bloated with a lot of unnecessary software and use quality parts. Best Buy carries HP Workstation
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Convert 5d mark iii footage to Edit with Vegas Pro 12
by Joao Carlos Schwalbach 5 years ago
Hello, I have to edit a concert shot with 3 5D's make iii's. It's better to convert them into a more friendly format right Which convertors do you recommend Free would be nice, but I am willing to pay
Re: Convert 5d mark iii footage to Edit with Vegas Pro 12
by Mike Kujbida 5 years ago
Thomas, I was close on my name guessing :)
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700D controller?
by Carlo Ferraro 6 years ago
After reading a lot about time lapse, the devices out there that work as intervalometers, bulb ramping and other forms of time-lapse, many trials by myself I almost decided to go for manual time-lapse
Re: 700D controller?
by Thomas Roberts 6 years ago
This links might help! http: www.bhphotovideo.com indepth audio tips-solutions what-works-you-guide-dslr-audio http: www.dslrfilmnoob.com 2011 02 25 more-on-adding-audio-monitoring-to-your-dslr https:
best follow focus for 5d? any sugustions
by david masterson 7 years ago
Looking for a FF for one of my 5Ds. Red Rock keeps coming up but sooooo pricey. Any suggestions "
Re: best follow focus for 5d? any sugustions
by Thomas Roberts 7 years ago
DFocus and JAG35 have some very good entry level solutions.
Best on-camera monitor for 5D Mk II?
by Patrick Simpson 7 years ago
I'm looking for a monitor to use with a 5D MkII. It'll mostly be mounted on the hotshoe so it has to be reasonably small and light, probably 5" or 6". My budget is $500. Two features I must have are f
Re: Best on-camera monitor for 5D Mk II?
by Thomas Roberts 7 years ago
The Ikan guys were great at NAB. I was able to play with all their monitors and get a sense of what worked... You really need to get in a store and check these out and compare! Also check out SMALL HD
How does 5D Mk.II & FS100 work together
by Klaus Pedersen 7 years ago
Hi Is Canon 5D Mk.II and Sony FS100 a no-go in the same production We are normally producing on the Canon 5D Mk.II. but have a production next week, where an extra photographer is joining the producti
Re: How does 5D Mk.II & FS100 work together
by Thomas Roberts 7 years ago
Klaus, The 5D and the FS100 are very compatible. We've used them together as A-Cam and B-Cam for interviews. You can find a ton of videos on vimeo that have used both cams. Live a little, but TEST bef
possible cinestyle problem
by Richard Lutz 7 years ago
How much trouble am I going to get in post if I forgot to apply the recommendations suggested by Technicolor to my 60D
Re: possible cinestyle problem
by Thomas Roberts 7 years ago
1. Shoot in camera with the Cine-Style- I've shot about 50 projects this year with Cine Style. Grading is easy in Vegas.... 2. You can grade very nicely in Sony Vegas Pro 3. The built in Canon Presets
Film Out with 100B
by Thomas Roberts 11 years ago
Hey Noah, From your Callbox Panasonic 100 DVD which is EXCELLENT I learned the following: 1. For Film out shoot 24PA 2. Is Squeeze mode ever acceptable for film out I've some conflicting data publishe
Re: Film Out with 100B
by Thomas Roberts 11 years ago
Thanks Thomas
100B and Hvx200
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
Hi Noah, Will the 100B match to a Hvx200 We're doing an upcoming travel shoot, The 100B is now the 'bang around" camera.... Thanks, T
Re: 100B and Hvx200
by Noah Kadner 12 years ago
Match in what sense They can shoot a similar looking 24p picture but they do not compare in terms of resolution or sharpness. On a standard definition finish the difference would be fairly noticeable
Cinetactics
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
Has anyone used this product with the Panasonic 100 Good or bad experience.... http: www.cinetactics.com StoreFront.bok Thanks,
Re: Cinetactics
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
I here you! I was looking for something lite to travel with on a plane for some overseas work. Thanks!
Noahs DVD
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
Noah, Your DVD was very informative and filled with great information for our team! Do you plan on doing anything for Film out in the future Thanks! ThomasTR 16MM -100B with Sony Vegas 7.O and FCP- Ha
Re: Noahs DVD
by Noah Kadner 12 years ago
Hi Thomas- Sure- drop me an email with details on what you'd like to see. We're always game for making more DVD's when folks can really use them. thanks, Noah Unlock the secrets of the DVX100 and Fina
High Gain Noise Reduction Plug In for FCP or Vegas
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
On a recent shoot we accidentally flipped the gain button up to the High setting 12db. We are going to reshoot to fix this problem. I wanted to know is there a plug in that can reduce High Gain for Vi
Re: High Gain Noise Reduction Plug In for FCP or Vegas
by Noah Kadner 12 years ago
there was a while ago- Grain Surgery- try looking it up. Noah Unlock the secrets of the DVX100 and Final Cut Pro! http: www.callboxlive.com
Crane and Dolly System
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
Whats a good to great crane and dolly system for 100B production
Re: Crane and Dolly System
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
Noah, Thanks- This is exactly what I needed to know....Glad your in the mix using this stuff and not lost somewhere in Iowa.....ha T
I want GREAT sound at Events from the 100B
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
Could you direct me to a site, DVD etc. that explains tweaking the 100B sound recording capabilities I shoot with the 100B and got some really blown out levels at a Big band event. I need to learn how
Re: I want GREAT sound at Events from the 100B
by Thomas Roberts 12 years ago
Dave, Any favorites for the transmitter and "diversity" receiver set Much thanks! ThomasTR 16MM -100B with Sony Vegas 7.O and FCP- Have camera will travel...
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