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matt shires

Member Since:
August 3rd 2008
38 Posts
Highspeed Workflow?
by matt shires 9 years ago
Hi All, I'm working with footage from an Arri Highspeed camera. It's recorded all the footage into Tiff Sequences. However when I transcode these to Proress HQ using MPEG Streamclip they look juttery
Re: Highspeed Workflow?
by Chris Tompkins 9 years ago
Do you have After Effect This can use a Targa sequence and create a MOV file for you. Also in Quicktime 7, you can open Image Sequence and select the frame rate @ that point and create a MOV. You can
ARRI Highspeed Camera-Tiff Sequences
by matt shires 9 years ago
Hi All, I'm working with footage from an Arri Highspeed camera. It's recorded all the footage into Tiff Sequences. However when I transcode these to Proress HQ they look juttery and don't run smooth.
Re: ARRI Highspeed Camera-Tiff Sequences
by gary adcock 9 years ago
matt shires "However when I transcode these to Proress HQ they look juttery and don't run smooth." My guess 1) you are at the wrong frame size- FCP functions best with 1080 or 720 HD formats- 2) You
live capture 1080 25p??
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hi, We've got a keying job and I'd like to capture live from an EX-3 from the SDI out. I have two questions. 1. Will I see a notable improvement by live capturing rather than just taking he footage of
Setting up edit suite for charity.
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hi All, I'm putting together a budget for an edit suite at a college I volunteer for. I work on FCP for a living but feel this may be a bit pricey and was wondering whether Sony Vegas would be a more
Re: Setting up edit suite for charity.
by Norman Willis 10 years ago
I think most schools can also get educational discounts. You might try http: www.creationengine.com, or just google 'academic discounts sony vegas' Norman Willis www.nazareneisrael.org
keying shape
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hi, I'm keying a subject full length, it was captured on HDCam and imported prores 422 HQ. I'm keying with Keylite in CS4 The problem I'm getting is the outline when played is not solid, it keeps on s
are there any benefits to
by matt shires 10 years ago
Capturing HDV tape via an HD SDI and RS-422 rather than a firewire as the footage is so heavily compressed as it is I'm sure there is a reason, I just can't see one, please prove me wrong. Much Thanks
Re: are there any benefits to
by matt shires 10 years ago
Once it's all captured is it possible to bring it up to full raster in compressor or will this degrade the picture
5D newbie advice on lenses
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hello, I've been lent a 5d Markii body for 3weeks,unfortunately I know as much about photography and filming as I do about pre-raphaelite art, so I reckon I can turn it on at a push. So I was wonderin
Re: 5D newbie advice on lenses
by matt shires 10 years ago
Thanks for the info, I am planning on shooting footage with the camera. I saw philip bloom use the Nikon mount Zeiss ZF 50mm f1.4 on sofia's people, obviously his a very talented gent, and I'm a cack
Capture Issues from EX-3
by matt shires 10 years ago
I'm capturing footage live from an EX-3 but even though my capture settings are 1080 50p the same as the camera my footage is twice the speed. I've recorded footage on the cards at the same time and d
Re: Capture Issues from EX-3
by Kristian Lam 10 years ago
Hi Matt, I don't think the EX-3 does 1080p50. Can you double check that it's not actually 1080p25 Which Blackmagic Design capture product are you using, is this in Final Cut or Premiere Pro on Windows
exporting progressive footage with media encoder
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hi All, I'm attempting to export a MPEG4 quicktime 1080 25p into a Prores 422 1080 25p file. However when its done and I import it into FCP, the browser tells me it interlaced (upper) when should be p
Re: exporting progressive footage with media encoder
by Slobodan Milivojevic 10 years ago
Hi! Install Premiere pro 4.2 update and Install Adobe Media Encoder latest 4.2 update......it just have come out they finally fixed you issue with importing interpreting outputing files.... :)
FCP switching to Avid
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hi, I'm an editor based in London, I've been working for the last 2 years all in FCP. I'm looking to move on to a post house ideally and was wondering how beneficial learning Avid would be and what co
Re: FCP switching to Avid
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hey Juris, thanks for response, Soho editors have stopped their avid courses infact quite alot of places don't do avid anymore even though I'd still say 50% of editing jobs still ask for knowledge of
Will multibridge work with FCP7?
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hey All, Our studio is about to upgrade to FCP 7 and I wondered if out Multibridge Extreme 7.1.2 will have any problems with it, especially the new Prores 4:4:4 RGB codec Many Thanks, Matt
Re: Will multibridge work with FCP7?
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hi Eric, Does that mean we won't be able to use the Prores 4444 codec with the black magic
exporting to .flv
by matt shires 10 years ago
wondering if anyone can help 2 questions really as I only got adobe the other week. 1. How come when I go to export a FLV file from FCP or compressor I'm not given the option in the settings even thou
Re: exporting to .flv
by matt shires 10 years ago
Thanks Steve, appreciate the link, however doesn't answer why I can't export .flv files from FCP. When I go to export either by quicktime, compressor or quicktime conversions I'm not give the option.
calibrating external monitor
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hi, Trying to calibrate my external monitor and have a couple of questions. 1. Read a few different solutions on how to do it from various places and wondered if anyone had a preference 2. Once you've
Re: calibrating external monitor
by matt shires 10 years ago
Does it matter setting the Pluge bars with blue only after i've set the chroma and hue or should i do the brightness and contrast first then the chroma I'm possible making this way more tricky than it
CS4 + Multibridge Extreme
by matt shires 10 years ago
Hey, Two questions really, just bought CS4 Production Premium and wondered how it will work with out Multibrige extreme, will I be able to capture through Black magic in 'Onlocation' and 'Premier Pro'
Re: CS4 + Multibridge Extreme
by matt shires 10 years ago
cheers Josh, any idea how I get CS4 to recognise I have a blackmagic card as the only codec options it's giving me at the moment are 10-bit RGB Blackmagic which is a bit intense for my needs Cheers, M
Exporting a Targa sequence from FCP+workflow?
by matt shires 11 years ago
I'm doing an offline in a couple of days with some footage shot on the Sony EX-3, the online place is using an AVID and have asked for the sequence to be placed in a Targa sequence, firstly what's the
PSD massive resolution?
by matt shires 11 years ago
I'm planning on inserting a .PSD file at the end of a commercial I'm cutting. We're cutting with XDCAM ex at 1080X1920 but the .PSD file has dimensions 5755X4334, slightly on the massive side. I know
Re: PSD massive resolution?
by matt shires 11 years ago
thanks for the tip
Decklink Multibridge extreme support for 1080 25p
by matt shires 11 years ago
Hey, I've got a Decklink Multibridge extreme and was wondering if this supports 1080 25 or 50p, it seems not to on the pull down menu of FCP. Also is their any reason why my decklink can't ingest DVCp
capturing dvcprohd 720 25p
by matt shires 11 years ago
Hey, I'm trying to capture DVCPro HD through SDI at 720p25. My capture settings for FCP are Blackmagic DVCPro HD 720 25p, but the captured footage looks awful, pixelated, more like a jpeg codec. When
Monitoring HDV footage with SD CRT Monitor through decklink extreme??
by matt shires 11 years ago
I'm going to be editing some HDV footage captured via Prores next week but the place only has an SD Monitor (Sony PVM-1954Q) linked to a BM Decklink extreme, what's the correct setup for such a situat
Re: Monitoring HDV footage with SD CRT Monitor through decklink extreme??
by matt shires 11 years ago
Cheers! great advice, just one more question, what viewing options should I have it set to Is it Pal 10bit 720X576 (as that's what the monitor is) or 1080X1920 25htz 10bit (as that's what I believe pr
16:9 14:9 (protected)?
by matt shires 11 years ago
Hey All, I was just wondering what this term meant in relation to broadcast safe area Much Thanks, Matt
Re: 16:9 14:9 (protected)?
by Robin Probyn 11 years ago
Its a half way house between 16-9 and 4-3.Meaning shoot for the full 16-9 frame,but keep important material within a frame ratio of 14-9.Most pro 2 3 inch video camera,s have this ratio as an option a
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