Audition Installation - language problem? by Nick Szpara 4 years ago I've just installed Adobe Audition CC 2015 on my Mac Pro, and when I opened it, all the text is seemingly gibberish (see screenshot): audirtionproblem.jpg In troubleshooting this, I double-checked the
Missing Cineform plugins by Nick Szpara 5 years ago I opened an archived project in Premiere CC recently and was missing a lot of color correction plugins - I had originally edited the footage as cineform .avi files, made with Cineform NeoScene. NeoSce
Re: Missing Cineform plugins by Nick Szpara 5 years ago Thanks, but I don't have my previous cs5 install anymore. I contacted the support team at Cineform and they've been awesome - they reset my activation and sent me zip files of all the legacy plugins.
Frame skipping on record by Nick Szpara 5 years ago I'm seeing a strange problem on an HVX170, with a 64gB P2 card shooting 720 24pn. It seems to record 4 frames, then jump about half a second, then record 4 more frames, etc. etc. however, audio record
New Mac Pro vs. PC Workstation for Premiere by Nick Szpara 6 years ago I am upgrading my edit system at the end of the year. Up until now, I've been running Premiere CS5.5 and FCP7 on a 2008 Mac Pro. Obviously, any upgrade will be a huge performance boost at this point.
AF100 Output noise by Nick Szpara 9 years ago I just finished our first project with the AF100, and the client wants a nice big 1080p H.264 version as a final deliverable. Therefore, my output settings from FCP was a quicktime conversion to H264
Re: AF100 Output noise by John Kaley 9 years ago I've never had much luck with QT conversion from FCP. I always send out a self-contained QT with the sequence settings and encode from there.
clips in timeline change in-point? by Nick Szpara 10 years ago I've got a strange problem in my current project where the clips I drop into the timeline are changing their in-point by several frames (15-20). For example, I bring in a clip of a boy breaking a boar
Netbook for P2 transfer by Nick Szpara 10 years ago Curious to see if any one is using a cheap netbook to transfer p2 cards on set. The new panasonic p2 slot reader uses 2 USB's to interface, so I was considering getting a netbook basically just as a p
Re: Netbook for P2 transfer by Dan Brockett 10 years ago The new Panasonic reader, while I am glad that it exists, is pretty slow in comparison to other solutions. For the cost of a netbook and the Panasonic reader, you can buy a brand new PC laptop with a
Framerate conversion from archived project by Nick Szpara 10 years ago Hi all, I've got an archived Premiere project from 2005. I've rebuilt the project in CS3 no problems, but I am having issues when trying to use some old exported footage- it was created before Premier
P2 Transfer Speeds by Nick Szpara 11 years ago I've been working with the P2 workflow for a while, using the Duel adapter to download footage to an external drive through a MacBook Pro. I was wondering if anyone knows whether the adapter slows dow
Re: P2 Transfer Speeds by Michael Sacci 11 years ago I have found FW400 and USB2 are about the same speed (roughly) 1GB minute but FW800 is twice as fast (roughly) 2GB minute. I believe the drives are the bottleneck.
CS2 DVD Authoring by Craig Carlen 12 years ago I've never had troubles like this before, but then I've never used the DVD Layout feature in PPCS2 before. Any DVD I've created in PPCS2 I've always just exported directly from the timeline without ta
Re: CS2 DVD Authoring by Nick Szpara 12 years ago Seems like the DVD menu authoring in PPro2 was sort of an undeveloped "feature" meant for more users who didn't need want a lot of control - PPro CS3 dropped the whole "export to DVD" option and repla
quadro fx3500 vs fx1500 by Nick Szpara 12 years ago hey guys im building a new workstation for premiere cs3 on winXP with HD editing in mind. adobe.com has a list of various supported gfx cards, but the price gaps are pretty huge between some of them.
gas generator w/ him's? by Nick Szpara 13 years ago i'm planning on shooting a lot of exteriors in the woods in the middle of nowhere, with hmi's and daylight kino's. all i have for power is a 5000 watt coleman gas powered generator. i know hmi ballast
faking a brancholoris by Nick Szpara 13 years ago has anyone ever made an overlay to fake some sort of lighting pattern on people's faces (e.g. a brancholoris or cucoloris) i just got some really ugly night extreior footage that was pretty flatly lit
Most Vegas Pros Use Panasonic DVX-100 Camera by viki kumar 14 years ago Hi, I know this isnt directly related to sony vegas software. But ive seen most videos of the prosumer guys who make corporate videos etc using a panasonic DVX-100. Ive heard great things about that c
installation error by Nick Szpara 14 years ago okay, maybe im an idiot, but i cant get vegas 6.0a to install. it says i need directx 9.0c - which i've downloaded and installed my times by now. has anyone else run into this problem i'm running winX
Help with a Wedding Shoot by Joe Cinquina 14 years ago I have been asked by my friend to shoot his wedding. I have done many other things but never a wedding. I have really had no desire. Non the less, I told him that I would. I would just like to appeal
Re: Help with a Wedding Shoot by Nick Szpara 14 years ago "I have been asked by my friend to shoot his wedding. I have done many other things but never a wedding. I have really had no desire. None the less, I told him that I would." hmm. i make a lot of shor
Question about Animation on 16mm Bolex? by webfilms 14 years ago Just got a great old Bolex 16mm camera. H16 1953 with 3 prime lens. I want to animate a UFO model. Shooting model on a green screen to cut with video twilight shot of beach. My question is frames per
Re: Question about Animation on 16mm Bolex? by Nick Szpara 14 years ago are you actually animating the ufo (e.g. taking a frame, moving the model, taking another frame...) most model work like UFO fly-bys is done by rigging some thin wire to the model then actually flying
5.1 surround ? by Nick Szpara 14 years ago hey guys - i've used encore for a while now and know my way around it, but now i want to burn a project that was mixed in 5.1 surround (and output from premiere pro 2) i can output uncompressed .avi,
help! error: "file exists" ??? by Nick Szpara 14 years ago has anyone run into this problem: i begin building my final dvd, then early into the transcode it stops and gives me the error message "file exists." it also gave me this when i tried to render the mo
duplicating crowds of extras by Nick Szpara 15 years ago hey, i was wondering if anyone here has any experience knowledge with taking a crowd of extras and duplicating them to fill a room. i was thinking along the lines of locking off a camera then moving t
Re: duplicating crowds of extras by Jason 15 years ago try doing a search here or over at the trapcode forum for a clip that "belief" did using trapcodes particular to replicate a crowd with a small number of people. was very impressive. good luck, j