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Getting even spacing of 7 circles around a center glob, all using copies of the same motion path, how to?
by Jiggy Gaton 1 month ago
HI all, I have this going on: And I want to get the 7 globes evenly spaced around the motion path. As you can see, I am using the offset for each copy of the motion path to nudge the starting point of
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Re: Getting even spacing of 7 circles around a center glob, all using copies of the same motion path, how to?
by Jiggy Gaton 1 month ago
...but I'm happy with what I got. I just wish I could get replicator to handle text on a path correctly... Phoenix Consulting and Training Worldwide, helping you help the world @ www.pcatww.com traini
Apple Motion Forum
by Creative COW 1 year ago
https: forums.creativecow.net applemotion
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Trying to enter in RGB or Hex values inside of a Replicator / Cell Controls / Color Gradient and I am going nuts!
by Jiggy Gaton 1 month ago
Can someone help me get the exact RGB value inside of that control I can't be dragging an eyedropper around till I find the right RGB. And then you have the option of entering in the % of RGB which ma
Re: Trying to enter in RGB or Hex values inside of a Replicator / Cell Controls / Color Gradient and I am going nuts!
by Jiggy Gaton 1 month ago
oh thank god. Perfect, I never thought to click that drop down showing gray scale. Problem solved!!! Phoenix Consulting and Training Worldwide, helping you help the world @ www.pcatww.com training
News: Full Vision Productions and Sennheiser AVX Wireless Ride Along for Veterans Charity Motorcycle Ride
by Cow News Droid 7 months ago
(Old Lyme, Connecticut--November 9, 2016) When Army Airborne Paratrooper David Frey ran into a fellow Paratrooper en route to the Sturgis Bike Rally in South Dakota in 2014, their discussion quickly t
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About to start a new project
by Marten Kopp 3 years ago
Hi guys, Recently one of my clients asked me if I could create something like this: http: youtu.be p3yLghBk-bs Besides being an After Effects user I know my way around in Cinema 4D. But I have not yet
Re: About to start a new project
by Jiggy Gaton 3 years ago
"it can be done in no time" Ha! maybe the creation part, but the render time at that quality will take longer than the work no I'm too cheap to use rendering service, so I set up a render farm in my o
Junky looking horizon line (2014 Edition)
by Jiggy Gaton 3 years ago
Hi there, I am resurrecting a rendering farm system from a few years ago using: Cinema 4D R13 Net Renderer R13 Vue Xstream R10 Interposer Pro V1.99 XFrog 5.02 And all is working well in Mavericks Yose
Re: Junky looking horizon line (2014 Edition)
by Jiggy Gaton 3 years ago
Never mind SOLVED . Junky white line is caused by adding the c4d render settings straight or separate alpha, and then only appears in PS output. Shifting the camera lens around fixed the sky anomaly (
Net Render over internet: solution?
by Greg Neumayer 4 years ago
So, Scott Jones was having a conversation about rendering with Net Render over the internet, but I haven't seen a follow-up. Is it possible to install NetRender (client) on my wife's computer at work
Re: Net Render over internet: solution?
by Jiggy Gaton 3 years ago
I'm using it on all the spare computers in the house, just sitting there doing nothing... works great. Not sure how you get it to work over the open internet however, but as long as you can give the c
Junky looking horizon line...
by Scott Roberts 8 years ago
Hello, I'm relatively new to Cinema 4D, I can do things, but struggle greatly at figuring out the small tweaks. I'm trying to create a camera movement around this box, but the horizon line in the back
Re: Junky looking horizon line...
by Jiggy Gaton 3 years ago
Did you ever fix - ha - this was 5 years ago already - but i got this problem now, but just in Net render, and not render to picture. cheers! jigs Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House i
The Wizard of Oz, Apple, and the future of the MacPro
by Brian Cooney 5 years ago
Thought I'd reach out here and see if anyone had any insight on Apple's plans to develop the MacPro further. I'm in the process of migrating over from Final Cut Studio to Adobe CS6.. particularly PPro
Re: The Wizard of Oz, Apple, and the future of the MacPro
by Jiggy Gaton 5 years ago
I totally agree with you Video Guys on the iMac... we have been using iMacs for video editing since 2007 8 without problem, relatively speaking, and when compared to the years before when we used PC D
So Now What For Those Of Us Who Need New Apple Hardware?
by Matthew Glasser 5 years ago
For those of us who are using Apple-only tools for different clients projects (FCP 7, X) either by choice or necessity, we obviously need to stay with Apple hardware. And let's assume that we need new
Re: So Now What For Those Of Us Who Need New Apple Hardware?
by Jiggy Gaton 5 years ago
I'm gunna try and get another year from my 2008 iMac and MBP (selling my MacPro this week, it's useless in my solar-powered office). The other two run ML, but that's about as far as they will go, my b
MacBook Pro Retina vs. MacBook Pro non Retina
by Don Scioli 5 years ago
I was just at the Corte Madera Apple store in California and placed a new 15 inch MacBook Pro Retina alongside a plain MacBook Pro and ran a commercial we just produced at 720 HD res from YouTube. As
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Re: MacBook Pro Retina vs. MacBook Pro non Retina
by Jiggy Gaton 5 years ago
sorry, Mac App Store :) hanging out too much with apple wonks... Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House in Kathmandu.
Impossible to change material textures of a VUE object?
by Jiggy Gaton 5 years ago
Well, I just wanted to change a decal on a race car included on the VUE Xtras CD, and find it impossible. The material keeps reverting to one stored in the etc temp e-on directory. It's inexplicable!
Re: Impossible to change material textures of a VUE object?
by Jiggy Gaton 5 years ago
ha, so true Adam! Been trying to use since V6, and I am using V10 Xstream today. I think they finally built a stable version (not nearly as many hangs as in (9 9.5). For atmospheres- environments - te
Question about C4D V13 Net Render Server display
by Jiggy Gaton 5 years ago
Just got v13 installed and working with Vue 10 and Interposer, luvin this, but just one question here about the Net Render server display: I am mostly sending one frame stills to just one machine (net
Re: Question about C4D V13 Net Render Server display
by Jiggy Gaton 5 years ago
thx for the confirmation! Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House in Kathmandu.
Pressant: Something I don't know how to do, but should! Create a playlist of time codes for one video, and play just those segments...
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
Hi there, I am teaching a team building class tomorrow, and I want to show selected time code segments from the movie Lagaan, and I have the time codes I want to show, but no clue how to set up a play
Re: Pressant: Something I don't know how to do, but should! Create a playlist of time codes for one video, and play just those segments...
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
hi Steve, that's pretty much what I did. I made the clips in QT Pro, then used iTunes to play them all at once in a playlist. Worked great. And it was the only thing that had the possibility of workin
Plug in error in 7.03, forgot how to diagnose!
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
My mind is so warped over FCPX that when a client brought in his laptop with this FCP error, I can't remember how to troubleshoot. I looked in root Library Application Support Final Cut Pro System Sup
Re: Plug in error in 7.03, forgot how to diagnose!
by Rafael Amador 6 years ago
Hi Jiggy, In the capture you posted I can see "Loading Effects Multicolor Vignette.." That may be the one causing troubles. If is a third party plugin may be installed in Applications or somewhere els
Statement regarding Final Cut Pro X
by Rolf Howarth 6 years ago
If you use Final Cut, please read the following for our position on support for FCP X and FCS: http: www.squarebox.co.uk fcpx.html
Re: Statement regarding Final Cut Pro X
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
thx rolf! interesting wording... the fcpx launch may make the history books (and then perhaps be forgotten just like Shake). But it's good to know that drag and drop still works :) Phoenix Studios Nep
Tip, or Bug - hard to say re: FxFactory from noiseindustries
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
Hi there, I downloaded and installed the new FxFactory suite of plugins, which gives you a bunch of effects to work with, and just noticed that in Motion 5, even though the effects are all in trial mo
Re: Tip, or Bug - hard to say re: FxFactory from noiseindustries
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
Cool. When u do, try those filters...they are really good. Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House in Kathmandu.
Pros of Storylines instead of Compound Clips
by Tony Silanskas 6 years ago
Just curious of what you guys think of using "Secondary Storylines" instead of Compound Clips. What are the advantages you've seen thus far tony www.HungryCliff.com
Re: Pros of Storylines instead of Compound Clips
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
Ha! Nepalese are the calmest souls on the planet (unless drunk or mad, as in wife). But I'm American, and so act like an ass most of the time. My family here likes it though, it's like watching TV for
Export Clip(s) to FCP7 and back
by Gregor Queck 6 years ago
Is there a possibility to export single clips to FCP7 for Plugin-FX (the route back is simple, I know). thanks
Re: Export Clip(s) to FCP7 and back
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
Not sure why you would want to export anything, as isn't the contents of the Event Library available to all other Apple Apps I don't have FCP on the same drive to test, but you should see something li
Re: New Forum: FINAL CUT PRO X TECHNIQUES
by Jiggy Gaton 6 years ago
Cool, I will contribute as soon as I develop some technigue. I need to get over the philosphy of storylines and compound clips, as I think these are even new for iMovie users, no But it seems to me th
Way to edit internal mic tracks to sound like AKG mike tracks?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Hi all, I am working on a set of tuts for the cow here, and while I can go into our studio and have my bro record me reading using protools and an AKG mike, that's a lot of work for 1cent per hit. Ser
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Re: Way to edit internal mic tracks to sound like AKG mike tracks?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Thx again. solved that one. stays in the drawer then. Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House in Kathmandu.
Canon 5D and the like features...
by John Heagy 7 years ago
Like most we are using Canon 5D, 7D GoPro... etc. The problem with these are the lack of Timecode and Reel metadata. I'd like to use CatDV to add TC and Reel. The Reel is no problem, but the Apply Tim
Re: Canon 5D and the like features...
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
yes rolf, this is the practice within the industry, to call something blabla in the USA, and call it albalb in other countries. In asia it's the 5d as well and I have one and have noticed strange thin
Gak! Again...how to create motion presets?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Sorry to be gakking again, but this week I have been bouncing between Premiere and FCP and I think I have lost my mind... I've forgotten for the live of me how to create a motion tab preset to be used
Re: Gak! Again...how to create motion presets?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Ha! I knew that...sorry, I had the favorites window closed or would have know... Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House in Kathmandu.
'Not Found' error when exporting
by Suzan Beraza 7 years ago
Greetings fellow editors, By my 4:17 a.m. posting you can probably tell I am in a pickle. I am just finishing up a documentary film (bagitmovie.com - shameless self promotion) and am trying to do fina
Re: 'Not Found' error when exporting
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
glad u got it sorted! It seems that FCP is always getting lost along the way from time to time. Good to have a good autosave vault:) telluride! i spent decades in and around boulder, so i know it well
Tips from the hinterland...
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
I don't know how you all are doing this (below) but here are two things that I have found useful during heavy editing work in FCS3: 1) A lot has been said about the no-need to defrag drives on a mac.
Re: Tips from the hinterland...
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Assuming you mean in motion for broken audio...it is here too for any video inside motion. I just ignore it and like Walter says, u let your ear be ur guide even though the audio is trashed. I assumed
CatDV for a two-person documentary company?
by Jason Mann 7 years ago
CatDV seems like a great product, but I'm not sure if I've been using the demo version in the right way. Here's our situation: I work with one other person. We shoot and edit almost all of our own stu
Re: CatDV for a two-person documentary company?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
I just wanted to say we are very much in the same situation as the OP and we just got our license to CATDV extended, and I gotta say this is the best software since iPhoto, Aperture, and Lightroom et.
Hi all, need some advice...
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Hi all here in CATDV. Well, my name is at the top of this forum, as Tim thought that I knew something about this product, or wanted to learn...not sure on that anymore:) Well, my CATDV license has exp
Re: Hi all, need some advice...
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Thx again Marvin. It's all become clear (ha!). Not sure I can say that anyone is lucky to have me, I try to do the planning now up front to avoid past nightmares, that's all...kinda of a self preserva
Client has supplied interlaced DVD
by Neil Weaver 7 years ago
Hey all, Just wanted to check I've got this right. A client wants an update to an edit we did for them a few months back using their supplied footage. This time, the new footage they've sent us is an
Re: Client has supplied interlaced DVD
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
sounds right to me...did you or they keep the original project with source footage i think that's the preferred way to do an edit. We keep our projects archived forever just for this reason (using FCP
Can Compressor become a render farm?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Hi all, I've been working in C4d for a bit this week and installed Net Render, and it's really cool. I remember seeing some compressor settings that would allow other machines to join the render compr
Re: Can Compressor become a render farm?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
thx for that! understood. We already have a lan that is working for 3d render farm... I just wish compressor was that easy... jigs Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House in Kathmandu.
Defrag question...again
by Jeff Mueller 7 years ago
I know there's been a lot of discussion about this both here and on other forums, but I must say the more I read the more confused I am. Admittedly I am not a techie, more a creative type who loves wh
Re: Defrag question...again
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Free Tip I believe this to be true, please correct if wrong: you can obtain a free defrag and backup at the same time using Carbon Copy Cloner (CCC) from Bombich. Just clone your internal drive to an
Ingesting HD in a broadcast facility
by Antony Tsoukatos 7 years ago
Hello all I am a freelancing dialogue editor and sound designer engineer designer but to make ends meet I work as in a broadcast facility doing both audio and video work. Currently the work place is t
Re: Pro Tools Rig for HD Video Ingest
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Interesting response. Does anyone actually use FCP to do any real audio work We have always used Protools for all audio, updating those tracks later in FCP from mastered Protools output. I am not an a
Pro Tools M-Powered in Boot Camp, will it ever work?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
HI all, we use iMacs for editing editing in our studio, and while Pro Tools LE, HD, and M-powered all work great under OSX, one of my audio engineers insists he needs to use Pro Tools M-powered under
Re: Pro Tools M-Powered in Boot Camp, will it ever work?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Ha! My thoughts exactly - after 5 days of trying to fix it. But he's my brother in law. Actually I made more progress updating all the mac side plugs in to match his old digirack setup. There are one
Pro Tools People here?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
If there are any pro tools people in this forum, please see http: forums.creativecow.net readpost 30 863926 for a question that I have. thx! jigs Phoenix Studios Nepal: A small A V Production House in
FCP Editor Needs Advice for PPro CS4 Project
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Hi all, one client (small NGO in Nepal) just dropped of CS4 PPRO project for minor editing, subtitling, and DVD creation. It came with the macbook they used to develop the project and an external hard
Re: FCP Editor Needs Advice for PPro CS4 Project
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
PROBLEM SOLVED - well the solution was to just convert to a CS5 project, re-render, and export using the same project settings to get a .mov file for use in DVD Studio Pro. Looks great! Must just have
Digi 002 rack help needed, is this the new spot for help?
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Hi there, now that Avid has glommed Digidesign protools, can I get help for a Digi 002 rack here We have a rev G, MX002RK that no longer connects to our macs. The rear firewire light is on, but the fr
Re: Digi 002 rack help needed, is this the new spot for help?
by Job ter Burg 7 years ago
Uhm, Avid has owned Digidesign since 1994. Pretty sure that your best answer will come from the Digidesign community.
Entering Plug-in Hell, I Can Feel It.
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
Hi there, I just had to update GLTools.plugin for Motype, because Coremelt plugins somehow clobbers that, and now shine and starglow plugins blow Compressor out of the water. Yikes! I was using Motype
Re: Entering Plug-in Hell, I Can Feel It.
by Jiggy Gaton 7 years ago
thx Mike, fixed Trapcode by then again updating that plug. Now other things (like PulpMotion Advanced) complain about the modified GLplug). I guess it's just never ending, but at least the OProblem wa
By popular demand...
by Ronald Lindeboom 8 years ago
Hello All, It gives us special delight to welcome back an old friend -- well, a longtime friend (who may be old but we won't mention that as not to embarrass him or anything) -- Dennis Kutchera from H
Re: By popular demand...
by Jiggy Gaton 8 years ago
thx Allen, I forgot to post back here...the developer of CatDV reads this forum and responded direct to me with a fix - how's that for service! An updated installer will be on their site soon I would
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