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Woody Retherford

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March 11th 2008
43 Posts
Convert P2 structure to friendlier single file format for PC (or Mac)?
by Alex Vak 6 years ago
I am working with P2 files on a PC, but have trouble dealing with P2 folders files. I used to import the files on Mac with Final Cut Pro 7 (now unavailable) and it would conveniently convert P2 videos
Re: Convert P2 structure to friendlier single file format for PC (or Mac)?
by Woody Retherford 2 years ago
One problem is there is no way I know of to pick and choose which audio channels you want to use to convert Woody Retherford
DVCam for doing batch capture
by Woody Retherford 2 years ago
I need to batch capture from DVCam tapes using a Media Composer edit list that originally captured from a Sony DSR-11. Will the Sony DSR-11 o this or do I need another DV Cam deck with RS 422 control
Re: DVCam for doing batch capture
by Woody Retherford 2 years ago
To answer my own question I had a DSR-11 and with MC 8.3 on a Mac it is working great so far. It is requesting the correct tape and adding video and audio frame accurartely. Woody Retherford
No video/audio in capture mode from PVW 2800 deck
by Woody Retherford 3 years ago
I am trying to capture from a PVW 2800 BetaSp deck to my Media Composer 8.4 on a Macpro 2009 with OS 10.10.5. I'm digitizing with a DAC 15 converter. I havent tried this for many years and was of cour
Re: No video/audio in capture mode from PVW 2800 deck
by Woody Retherford 3 years ago
Problem fixed. unpluged component cables, keyspan , audio everything plug them back into the exact same ports, gave DAC 15 a kick and voila. Woody Retherford
QuickTime mpeg-2 playback
by Raven Plenty 11 years ago
I realize that as of FCP Studio 2, mpeg-2 encoding is not included in QuickTime anymore; it's only available in Compressor instead. However, I hadn't realized that QuickTime won't even play mpeg-2 fil
Re: QuickTime mpeg-2 playback
by Woody Retherford 3 years ago
still need the mpeg 2 component with MPEG Streamclip and good luck finding it. Woody Retherford
lower thirds affecting its background video
by Woody Retherford 3 years ago
I'm not sure this is the right forum but I have a problem with m2v going to DVD. I edit in Media Composer using P2 DVDpro HD transcoded to Avid DNXHD 145 video file then adding a lower third to an int
Progress Pop up screens disappearing
by Woody Retherford 3 years ago
My "progress"(as Time to render, time to export etc.) pop up screens In Media Composer 8.3 are not showing up 1 2 of the time and other pop up screens like quick transitions have to be "sort of" activ
video file conertor
by Woody Retherford 4 years ago
I posted this on the Squeeze forum but this forum may be more appropriate. Sorry fot the double post. I am looking to convert a lot of videos to internet friendly digital files like H-264 Mpeg 4. I ha
Re: video file conertor
by Woody Retherford 4 years ago
Thanks your info is much appreciated. I have a Matrox Mini Pci card in place just for HD viewing so maybe an upgrades in order. I normally use Squeeze but have Media Encoder, Encore and Toast so I can
media composer for this mac
by Woody Retherford 4 years ago
I recently bought an older Macpro at a good price. I planned to use it for graphic design but now would like to add Media Composer to it if possible, for simple edit work with footage no higher than H
Re: media composer for this mac
by Woody Retherford 4 years ago
Thanks. I appreciate it. Woody Retherford
open and exporting P2 audio tracks?
by Woody Retherford 5 years ago
I have a problem and I thought I would start on this forum to see if anyone knows a way to fix it. I have P2 footage shot(Hpx_170) to a Firestore drive that I'm trying to edit in Avid Media Composer5.
First clip only will not play with P2CMS on Windows XP
by Woody Retherford 6 years ago
I can see the thumbnail but get "invalid argument" when I try to view the clip in P2 viewer. This happens with the first clip in line only. The card was transferred(using P2CMS)to a folder on an exter
offloading mutiple P2 cards to one folder
by Woody Retherford 7 years ago
When offloading P2 cards to a hard drive, using P2CMS or Shotput, I usually offloaded each card into it's own folder. But there are times that all that was on a 2nd card was either, the 2nd half of a
Re: offloading mutiple P2 cards to one folder
by Woody Retherford 7 years ago
Thanks for input. It seems that if you do this, on same shoot, not a problem in Avid but may be problem if I try to use these folders in FCP.
.mxf preview unsupported for this format
by Eugene Santos 10 years ago
Recently, we hired a team to shoot a 2-Day live event using Panasonic HVX200 cameras shooting DVCPRO720P 30fps. One of our hired camera operators came with his own equipment and when he provided us th
Re: .mxf preview unsupported for this format
by Woody Retherford 10 years ago
The Firestore will not provide last clip info, only the cards do this. Also if the shooter did not use the "organize P2" utility, it will cause these type problems when backed up to HD.
P2 files and Avid files
by Woody Retherford 10 years ago
Once I use the import P2 media onto my avid drives, are the files then permanently avid files only In other words could you ever make these files a standard P2 file that could be read by another edit
Re: P2 files and Avid files
by Shane Ross 10 years ago
Paul Brubacher "Avid will play native P2 files, so why convert " Who's converting Avid is CONSOLIDATING. When it does that, it gets rid of the P2 file structure, and the P2 naming structure. Yeah, I
P2 back-up/archiving solutions...???
by mrshow555 12 years ago
Anyone have good solutions for backing up their P2 media after a project has been completed We're looking into using LT03 tape but then we have the issue of do we back up the original .mxf files AND t
Re: P2 back-up/archiving solutions...???
by Woody Retherford 10 years ago
I am on Avid so I don't have the 2 types of file problem but I back up everything to a good firewire drive immediately; and to 50 GB Blu-Ray disc, when I have the time. I ,too, shoot long form and the
p2 into avid
by Michael Williams 10 years ago
hey there. working with the latest avid and curious about workflow with P2 cards. done it with FCP multiple times, but not with Avid. is there documentation somewhere online for this thanks, mvw
Re: p2 into avid
by Woody Retherford 10 years ago
I'm using p2 in MC 3.1 on a MacPro and it works great. I transfer the P2 cards or firestore to back-up drives and edited directly, just bringing in the clips(not the media) using drop down menu under
extracting footage from a DVD
by Matt Heeley 10 years ago
Hey everyone, Im have to produce some clips from films that we have made, to put onto a show reel. Trouble is, the only source we have here in the office is the master DVDs. Could anyone advise me on
Re: extracting footage from a DVD
by Woody Retherford 10 years ago
Mpeg Clipstream works well or Mac the ripper
Considering converting to Encore
by Woody Retherford 11 years ago
I made the move to an Intel Mac and no longer can use DVD Studio Pro as I have for years(in conjuction with Avid) to make & author DVDs without buying the complete FinalCut Studio package. To save mon
Re: Considering converting to Encore
by Woody Retherford 11 years ago
Thanks for the info. I noticed in a tutorial video that the Encore interface looked similar to DVDSp's which is comforting. It's also nice to know that menus I have created in Photoshop over the years
PVW 200 setting timecode
by Woody Retherford 11 years ago
Maybe I'm just getting forgetful in my old age but I'm trying to reset the timecode on a PVW-2800. I haven't used one for several years but I thought I set the timecode with the shuttle and then held
Re: PVW 200 setting timecode
by Woody Retherford 11 years ago
I think this was what I was doing but my shuttle is not adjusting any numbers. "Hold" starts the numbers flashing and the "set" button moves the flashing from hours to minutes etc. but the shuttle jog
Audio Speeding
by Editing Jane 12 years ago
Hi all, I just installed a brand new AVID Express Pro on a Dell desktop with a Terabyte (or something crazy like that) of ram and two drives. I thought I had all my settings right but the audio tracks
Re: Audio Speeding
by Woody Retherford 12 years ago
I had the same problem on a Mac(audio playback from timeline would change speeds) and I re-set my display settings making sure my new monitors were on the correct resolution and it fixed the problem.
digitizing problem from BetaSP deck
by Woody Retherford 12 years ago
I have a big problem since upgrading from AvidDVXpress to Avid Xpress Pro. I use a lot of BetaSp footage and my Keyspan deck control to my Sony PVW-2800 seems to be buggy. Often when digitizing it sto
Re: digitizing problem from BetaSP deck
by Woody Retherford 12 years ago
Thanks for the suggestions.I rechecked these settings but to no avail. I even bought a new keyspan 28XG adapter, re-installed the keyspan software and bought a new Avid cable for the RS-422 deck contr
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