Old Account by Marc Daniel Villarin 6 years ago Hi, It's been awhile since my last log in Creative cow. Apparently, the account I was using back then; has been deactivated , yet I can still see my old 2009 reel in that account. Is there anyway I ca
Insane Render Times by Jared Isham 8 years ago I've had this issue before but not quite like this. I have an animation that consists of maybe 60-100 layers creating a 3d model. All layers are PSD files. When I go to render out a movie as H.264 mp4
Re: Insane Render Times by Marc Daniel Villarin 8 years ago I have experience that problem before in one project that rely on assets in formats of PSDs and Ai. Apparently all my assets have dimension of 3000 pixels above, my rendering time was killer. It was e
Is there a incompability Issue by Marc Daniel Villarin 9 years ago I currently working on a project, with material from a sony ex3 cam. Right now there there is a problem with machine playing back the editted material. Here is the weird the thing when I use the built
Re: Is there a incompability Issue by Marc Daniel Villarin 9 years ago I asked my supervisor, and she told it is sata. They would probably have to request for change. At this point, i have to work, using DV sequences for our playblacks and export the project in it's actu
Premire Playback issue by Marc Daniel Villarin 9 years ago Does premire has a problem playback with sony xdcam my playbacks plays then stop. My breakout box I use blackmagic multi-bridge pro. I am edting in CS4 Premire pro http: www.youtube.com user marcdanie
slow pay report by Bob Cole 10 years ago My local colleagues are reporting a distinct slowdown in payment by clients. I'm seeing the same thing. Your experiences Bob C
Re: slow pay report by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago My Fastest, 2 Weeks. The slowest 6 months. And those six months not one cent I seen from my commision. only after 3 months of the actual date of dub release I got the payment in full. There is one I n
What to Charge? by Aaron Cadieux 10 years ago Hello, A guy hired me out to key some footage he shot. It's intended to be a talking head flash video for a web site. There are about 2 dozen clips all adding up to about 5 minutes of video (don't ask
Re: What to Charge? by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Mark Suszko "You charge an hourly rate, like Grinner says, and if they make the job harder, they deserve to pay more because it TAKES more to make it right." Mark Suszko "The people that say "fix it
Changing the Standard by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Good Day I have been working as a freelancer for nearly 5 years now, and it's been really tough. I usually get the common problems of a freelancer, late or slow pays, and underbudget projects. Sure it
Re: Changing the Standard by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Franklin McMahon "Fire grinders. If you feel a client is constantly taking advantage, cut them loose. Don't be happy just to be working. Aim higher and find clients the same quality as you are. If yo
Watch out who's speaking for you by Nick Griffin 10 years ago I recently had an incident with a vendor over sales tax issue. The vendor's "accounting manager" claimed that we owed his company state sales tax for projects dating back several years. I argued that
FCP to Premire by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I am a freelance editor, and mostly all the editing suites I am working are in final cut pro. I was wondering if there is a way to transfer my edits to adobe premire if so is it possible Please need h
Re: FCP to Premire by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Unfortunately I don't have the luxary of a cs4 on my workstation. I use cs3. But there is a feature like that in cs4, Then my definately buy a copy in the near future. Many thanks to you Dennishttp: w
P2 Digitize by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Is possible to change the digitize setting in a p2 digest to 720 or 1080i or vice versa http: www.youtube.com user marcdanielvillarin Look on the Bright Side...
Re: P2 Digitize by Shane Ross 10 years ago Nope. FCP...and Avid and Adobe...import only the format that was shot. Meaning the same codec and frame size and frame rate. If DVCPRO HD. AVCIntra needs to be converted to ProRes, but at the same fra
The Freelance Route by Bruno Silva 10 years ago Hello, I am an assistant editor working in a small post facility. I've been leaning toward going the freelance route of editing. What advice would you guys give me as far as getting started I have no
Re: The Freelance Route by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Freelance is a big step. When deciding to freelance, you have to ask yourself. Are there many people(clients prehaps) you work with ask if your available to do freelance work, outside the company. I u
Client Management - Overseas by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Good day and a Happy New Are you available to do any customer After Effects work I have a 2 minute presentation that I need done. I have Adobe CS3 and I tried to merge 3 A.E. presentations into one, b
Re: Client Management - Overseas by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I just finish my first discussion with the client, and I find that communication is a factor. Email proves to be really difficult when bouncing off comments and ideas to one another, sometime the mess
Sending demo reels abroad by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I am planning on sending my reel abroad, I am a vfx, motion graphics, editor artist. I was just wondering what would be the solution to send my materials Will it be better through courier or the web .
Re: Sending demo reels abroad by Stephen Smith 10 years ago Depends on your audience. Personally, I feel more people will watch it from beginning to end if it is on a DVD. Also, the fact that you put more money into a DVD as opposed to only posting it on your
Adding Video In Cinema 4D by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Is it possible to add video in cinema 4d for uses such as video reference If so how can I do it Appreciate for all the help.http: www.youtube.com user marcdanielvillarin Look on the Bright Side...
Transcoding P2 Digest Mats by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I am digesting a P2 shoot, and my director asked if I could change the settings transcode the material into different format. Say a DVCPRO HD 720p Format change to HDV Format or vice versa. I looking
broadcast color by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I worked in a post production facility, doing a TVC commercial. During the presentation, the commercial quality was beautiful and it was clean. A few days later I saw the commercial aired. and to my s
off-sync in post by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Here is the scenario, I was editing a video using P2 materials. As I was digitizing, all mats seem to in-sync. After digesting the P2 mats, all my mats became off-sync, and frame rate went off as well
Re: off-sync in post by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago The format is a DVCPRO HD 720p60, with a 23.98 frame rates per second, a data rate of 5.8 sec, a pixel aspect of HD 960x720. Audio are a 4 channel Mono with an audio rate of 48.0 Khz with a format of
Asking For a feedback by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I was asking for feedback on my reel, what should I do to improve it. I planning to work aboard, and I was thinking if my work is up to standards. http: www.youtube.com watch v=nnqNU2R3yqA http: www.y
Re: Asking For a feedback by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Hehe, I guess it really show, how andrew kramer's work really influence me. Thank you very much for the advice, I'll get work on it. Coolnesshttp: www.youtube.com user marcdanielvillarin Look on the B
Media Requirements by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago A TV network in the states sent some requirements, and we are from the Philippines. Can anyone please help us to understand these: MEDIA REQUIREMENTS FOR TVC ON-AIR CREATIVE: *** Electronic spot deliv
Re: Media Requirements by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I use a DVCPRO HD 1080ip30 in my timeline for the edit and exported the mats in a 1080i Umcompress format. but I export it in several different formats in HDV and DVCPRO HD, use only the 1080i preset.
Serial number request by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Need help, the final cut studio pro were using request serial numbers, everytime we boot up the softwares. this never happen before. only happens when the tech here reinstall the bundle. it's just ann
Re: Serial number request by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Thanks you Chris Borjis. that actually got the job done and Thank you too Ben Scott for your wonderful tutorials in fcp podcast. Alrightyhttp: www.youtube.com user marcdanielvillarin Look on the Brigh
Formatting the Mac by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago How do I format the mac OS X I having problems with or apple final cut studio pro 2, It always request serial the number when I open one of the studios programs.http: www.youtube.com user marcdanielvi
Re: Formatting the Mac by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I have back up everything, so might as well I could format the hard drive. I have been receiving problems lately.http: www.youtube.com user marcdanielvillarin Look on the Bright Side...
Loading Videopilot plugins to mac by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago I have a problem loading videocopilot plug-ins in aftereffects cs3 in mac. Is there a special installation I have to do, use it in mac.http: www.youtube.com user marcdanielvillarin Look on the Bright
Faster compression by Marc Daniel Villarin 10 years ago Here is the scenario, I just finished two 10 mins long avps using final cut pro. I export my work via export use compressor feature. My goal here is to export this material into a dvd. Using the setti
Re: Faster compression by Craig Seeman 10 years ago If you have a multicore Mac you can set it to distribute to the cores (Virtual Cluster) using Apple Qmaster. Go to System Preferences and click on Apple Qmaster. Click on QuickCluster. Click on Compre
Premire to final cut by Marc Daniel Villarin 11 years ago is there any way that I could send my premire project file to final cut pro , with all trimming, cuts and transitions added . if so, may ask what is the process ThanksLook on the Bright Side...
Re: Premire to final cut by Alex Udell 11 years ago If this is anything like most time in dealing with EDL's... you will have to output and EDL for each track in premiere.... these will generate multiple sequences in FCP... then you will have to copy a
default setting by Marc Daniel Villarin 11 years ago Can I set my cinema 4d preference settings back to it's default I got this new tutorial, unfortunately I messed up my settings. Especially in the color preferences interface. I am using version 10 and
Re: default setting by ShaDab ßalőűsh 4 years ago I cant move my object e.g CUbe by directly with the move line red,greenand blue what should i do to use it again ! i,m new to cinema may be i changed some of the settings !
AE exports out. by Marc Daniel Villarin 11 years ago Here is the problem, I am compositing a rendered passed 3d. I composed the materials in ae cs3 using it's actual pixel ratios and format. I add it to the render queue, as a quicktime .mov (since I a u
Re: AE exports out. by Marc Daniel Villarin 11 years ago Thanks for the help once again. I just got one more follow-up question. What render codec, should I use, for an HD render . Our machine uses blackmagic extreme, with a HD monitor for output
What are your Favourite Pulgins? by David Chaudoir 11 years ago Certain plugins in After Effects have shaped alot of what our design and animation looks like (Trapcodes 3d Stroke for example). What are the plugins you couldn't live without and why