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Gary Huff

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I don't want Youtube to automatically reduce video noise on my videos
by emilio torreggiani 6 months ago
I don't know if this is the right section of the forum, but I'm curious to know if there's any way to avoid the automatic noise reduction in Youtube.com. I find it very annoying! I use a lot of 8mm an
Re: I don't want Youtube to automatically reduce video noise on my videos
by Gary Huff 6 months ago
Doug Metz "This sounds like perfectly normal, heavy-handed compression." Completely agree, noise doesn't translate well into the low bitrate codec that YouTube will stream back out, which is why I wo
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Tero Ahlfors liked this 6 months ago
Exposing for late afternoon or evening shots
by clyde villegas 8 months ago
I'm using a Panasonic GH5 with v-log. I've read that I should not underexpose to prevent noise (actually, I also get noise with any other camera when I shoot underexposed). How do most professionals e
Re: Exposing for late afternoon or evening shots
by Gary Huff 8 months ago
Noise is an inherent quality of log gamma, given the the whole idea of log gamma is to give you enough headroom to protect your highlights. If you're not going to protect your highlights, you shouldn'
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clyde villegas liked this 8 months ago
What do you think of these lens zooms?
by ryan elder 1 year ago
I wanted to do some fast zooms for a few shots in a current project, kind of like the fast zooms you see in older movies, during certain reveals. I did some practicing on the zooms, but what do you th
Re: What do you think of these lens zooms?
by Gary Huff 1 year ago
You have money to fly people in and purchase all this gear and yet not be able to afford a filming permit
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Mark Suszko liked this 1 year ago
Canon 5D Mark4 - 4K Video Issue in FCPX
by Hakan Tanak 2 years ago
Hi guys. I have Canon 5D mark 4 and it can shoot 4K videos in MJPEG format. When i tried to edit this videos in FCPX video seems laggy and not smooth. I think it's about for MJPEG format because it's
Re: Canon 5D Mark4 - 4K Video Issue in FCPX
by Gary Huff 2 years ago
Joe Marler "s Jeff said, this is likely due to the inefficient 500 mbps MJPEG codec that Canon uses for 4k on the 5D Mark IV. " Actually, the MJPEG codec is quite efficient as far as CPU decoding pow
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Hakan Tanak liked this 2 years ago
best forum for camera talk
by Bob Cole 2 years ago
There are COW forums for various camera brands. I'm in the market for a 4k camera, and would like to ask questions that cover several makers, specifically Blackmagic, Canon, Panasonic, and Sony. Which
Re: best forum for camera talk
by Gary Huff 2 years ago
Bob Cole "Lens Need a parfocal zoom; would also like one or two fast primes. Willing to compromise speed for affordability light weight (e.g. Sony 18-110, Canon 18-80). Need to assess E-mount vs. PL
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Bob Cole liked this 2 years ago
Final cut Pro vs Premiere (for speed)
by Mike Tyler 2 years ago
From what I've seen, most people use Adobe Premiere for editing.. Until now I was working with FCPX because it was just faster - the rendering was almost instantaneous. However in my last project I wa
Re: Final cut Pro vs Premiere (for speed)
by Gary Huff 2 years ago
Mike Tyler "Maybe it's also due to the fact, that don't have the most recent version of Final Cut " This. Also, Final Cut is faster because it renders out to ProRes in the background, and then uses t
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Mike Tyler liked this 2 years ago
parfocal incompatible with autofocus?
by Bob Cole 3 years ago
I've been holding off buying a 4k camera, even though there are several great models, because of the cost of a good zoom lens. I thought I'd found the ideal solution: Sony's18-110mm e-mount for the FS
Re: parfocal incompatible with autofocus?
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
Bob Cole "How does the AF work here " I usually have the AF set to "Face Detect" for interview situations. The C300 Mark II's sensor size is the equivalent to 35mm motion film, so we're not talking a
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Bob Cole liked this 3 years ago
Canon c300 mark ii vs Sony FS7 Lens Test
by Micolli Davis 3 years ago
Hi guys, I have been given a task to do a camera and lens test. The task is to do a lens test between the Canon c300 mark ii and Sony FS7. Compare the differences e.g. the lens resolution, lens contra
Re: Canon c300 mark ii vs Sony FS7 Lens Test
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
Micolli Davis "Its the comparison of both camera quality. " The FS7 is a better overall value and good for high speed work, but the C300 Mark II will have a better color and more autofocus features t
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Micolli Davis liked this 3 years ago
New Mac Pro "three years ahead of it's time"
by Steve Connor 3 years ago
At least that's how long it took a certain company to catch up https: www.cnet.com products samsung-artpc-pulse preview
Re: New Mac Pro "three years ahead of it's time"
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
Bob Woodhead "And you do have to give props to the thermal design" The thermal design that keeps burning up the graphics cards
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Alan Okey liked this 3 years ago
Cinestyle exposure
by Paul Campbell 3 years ago
I'm reading different suggestions on exposure setting as it pertains to the Cinestyle profile for my T5i. Some are saying "expose to the right" (ETTR I think, if I'm getting that acronym correct), and
Re: Cinestyle exposure
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
ETTR is never a good idea. The idea behind it is to reduce the appearance of noise by bringing down the contrast (thus crushing the blacks, and hiding the "detail" that is covered in noise), but that
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Paul Campbell liked this 3 years ago
Calibrating TV monitor for live preview with Canon DSLR
by dallas kruse 3 years ago
I'm using a Canon t4i and monitoring my video shoots live with a LCD screen via HDMI out. I'm not sure I trust the coloring of the LCD monitor. The cameras' LCD screen's coloring looks different than
Re: Calibrating TV monitor for live preview with Canon DSLR
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
dallas kruse "I'm not sure I trust the coloring of the LCD monitor. The cameras' LCD screen's coloring looks different than the TV's monitor." If you white balance that T4i (which isn't easy, but doa
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dallas kruse liked this 3 years ago
Mad Max Fury Road Frame Rate Manipulation
by Jon Shank 3 years ago
So the film often has a sped up choppy look which is said to have been done using dropped frames. "Something like 50 or 60 percent of the film is not running at 24 frames a second, which is the tradit
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Jon Shank liked this 3 years ago
Re: Mad Max Fury Road Frame Rate Manipulation
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
Jon Shank "What frame rate did he likely SHOOT in to be able to both slow down and speed up " You can speed up from 24fps, you just can't slow down as easily (not without using post interpolation wor
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Jon Shank liked this 3 years ago
Muting Adobe Premiere Pro/Clips in the Project window
by David Smooth 3 years ago
Hello all, I want to mute the sound of my footage while I pick the best parts of all the clips so I can listen to music. However I want to have the sound of my clips when I drag them onto my timeline.
Re: Muting Adobe Premiere Pro/Clips in the Project window
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
jerry wise "i do this all the time. i just reach over to my speaker volume and turn it down." Helps not to gloss over the "while I listen to music" part of the OP.
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David Smooth liked this 3 years ago
Creative Sound Blaster Z with Premiere CC... anyone got it working?
by David Payne 3 years ago
I was sick of using ASIO4ALL with my onboard audio because of various problems outside of premiere so I bought the first known to work fine sound card that I could find. The Sound Blaster Z. Well. It
Re: Creative Sound Blaster Z with Premiere CC... anyone got it working?
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
David Payne "Do you have a different sub 100 card that you would recommend " There are not a lot of options, certainly not at that price range. If you can find an ASUS XONAR card, I would look into t
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David Payne liked this 3 years ago
Adobe Premiere 2015.3 weird timeline playback
by Vu Tran 3 years ago
6 Years of working with adobe premiere, i never got this problem before: https: www.youtube.com watch v=LAO-o8WXXkM unable to edit, can anyone help me pls Adobe CC 2015.3 PC: CPU: i7 3770k GPU: AMD HD
Re: Adobe Premiere 2015.3 weird timeline playback
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
What is the physical source of your footage (i.e. hard drive, RAID, SD card, etc.) Is it just doing this on this single clip Is this the source footage straight from the camera or has it been transcod
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Vu Tran liked this 3 years ago
nMP or iMac for 4K
by Oliver Peters 3 years ago
One of the sites I freelance at has some upcoming projects that will all be shot 4K. Finish will likely be HD for now with a possible conform to 4K as needed later. Editing will be Premiere Pro CC and
Re: nMP or iMac for 4K
by Gary Huff 3 years ago
Tom Sefton "Would love for someone to fund a test with the new Titan in an external enclosure with some 6k footage...." Do it with a Titan X and watch the enclosure melt... :-D
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Shawn Miller liked this 3 years ago
VR - will it be DOA just like stereo 3D ?
by Oliver Peters 4 years ago
Obviously VR is going to be a big deal here at NAB. Adobe has tossed its hat into the ring with integrated tools in Premiere Pro. OTOH, Apple is more stand-off-ish, even on the consumer side. My thoug
Re: VR - will it be DOA just like stereo 3D ?
by Gary Huff 4 years ago
Michael Horton "We are calling the presentation 'Can you Tell a Compelling Story in VR and 360 Video '" Betteridge's law of headlines.
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Darren Roark liked this 3 years ago
Eyelines in talking head interviews
by Simon Ubsdell 4 years ago
This is pretty much completely off topic but I wanted somewhere to vent and here's as good a place as anywhere. So many people shooting talking heads which are supposed to be convincing the viewer of
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Glenn Grant liked this 4 years ago
Re: Eyelines in talking head interviews
by Gary Huff 4 years ago
Simon Ubsdell "You seem to be suggesting there's something illegitimate about that ... which is what I'm having a hard time getting my head around. " There's nothing at all illegitimate about that, a
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Shawn Miller liked this 4 years ago
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