Music Prod., Camera Op, Editor, MoGraphics Designer, Technical Director at Fruitmedia, Brighton. Father to two awesome boys and husband to one gorgeous wife!
June 24th 2008
Replace AE Comp with Footage by PJ Palomaki 11 months ago Hey, We've got a project which includes multiple (around 200) AE Comps from two different AE projects. Now that we're done with back-and-forth changes with the client, I've exported every comp into Pr
Multi-camera footage to use for training by PJ Palomaki 3 years ago Hiya, I'll be teaching a class on PPro fundamentals and part of the curriculum is multi-camera editing. The problem is that I don't have any appropriate multi-camera footage to use and can't seem to f
Jittery noise texture on diffuse channel by PJ Palomaki 4 years ago Hi, I'm working on a low-poly style animation with big text and I've used noise as the texture for the diffuse channel for the text to create a papery effect. I created the text originally with MoText
Simple mograph stepped animation conundrum by PJ Palomaki 4 years ago So I'm trying to do something very simple with MoGraph and failing miserably. I've got one gold coin in the middle of the screen (0,0,0) and I want to replicate that gold coin to 3x2 grid, but animate
C4D & AE - Scene Data Extract issues by PJ Palomaki 4 years ago Hi, I'm working on a C4D animation and I don't usually tend to use the scene data from C4D but this time I thought I might use AE for some additional text, rather than having them in 3D. As a tester,
Re: C4D & AE - Scene Data Extract issues by PJ Palomaki 4 years ago Apart from the project settings & render settings (which I wonder if it even has an impact in AE), are there other ways to set the frame rate -------------------------------------------------- Freelan
'Best' codec for online transparent video? by PJ Palomaki 6 years ago I'm sure this has been discussed before but I couldn't find anything via search, do point me to the right direction if you know a place! Basically the subject says it all: what's the 'best' codec for
Disable audio in Source Monitor? (PPro CS6) by PJ Palomaki 7 years ago Hey, just a quick question: Is there a way of disabling audio preview in the Source Monitor in Premiere Pro CS6 It seems easy to preview ONLY audio, but not ONLY video. Any ideas ---------------------
CS6 mercury playback for iMac? by Dan Roesch 7 years ago This is from the CS6 info: Mobile Mac workflows can take advantage of GPU-accelerated performance thanks to new support for AMD Radeon HD 6750M and AMD Radeon HD 6770M graphics cards with a minimum of
Re: CS6 mercury playback for iMac? by PJ Palomaki 7 years ago You might be absolutely right, just frustrated by the broken illusions of 'realtime effects' unless you have one of three cards... -------------------------------------------------- Technical Director
Decaying Oscillation problem by Dave Bergan 9 years ago I would like to have some text rotate in and bounce to a stop. I don't like the way the Flip In behavior does it so I was rotating my text on the Y axis, then adding Oscillate as a Parameter Behavior.
Re: Decaying Oscillation problem by PJ Palomaki 8 years ago Ahhhhhh! This old friend still hasn't been fixed in Motion 5. Truly annoying. Motion 5 project which shows the bug. 2978_oscillatebug.motn.zip I've sent a report to Apple but we'll see if they'll do a
Volume Licensing? by PJ Palomaki 8 years ago I posted this in Final Cut Pro X forum already but thought would be good to post it here as well: So how does running multiple copies of Motion work in practice If you have, let's say 5 editing statio
Volume License? by Craig Seeman 8 years ago This 9to5 Mac article on how Apple will be handling volume licenses for Lion might be an indication how they'll handle the same situation with FCPX and facilities. It would seem to be a code that resu
Re: Volume License? by PJ Palomaki 8 years ago Is this how the new FCPX, Motion 5 & Compressor 4 are licensed as well Can they be installed on multiple systems and run simultaneously Would really love to get an answer to this... Thanks guys!
It's out and it's $50! by Jay Carr 8 years ago And I'm downloading it right now. I'm on a shoe string budget, so I get to figure out how Motion 5 works with FCP 7... But at least I have a 64-bit version of Motion now ;-).
Re: It's out and it's $50! by PJ Palomaki 8 years ago I think I fall somewhere in the middle here - I think Cocoa, GCD, 64-bit, GPU utilisation to name a few are an amazing feat for an update, but I think layered illustrator pdf files should've ABSOLUTEL
Missing Z-axis rotation by PJ Palomaki 9 years ago Any idea why a shape exported from Illustrator as a Motion Shape (via Export as Motion shape script) lacks Z-axis rotation when brought to Motion X and Y axis can be rotated but there isn't Z axis ava
Rendering reflection only, not floor by PJ Palomaki 9 years ago Is this possible in Motion 4 I understand that you can have 'Reflections only' in the 'Cast Reflections' property, but there doesn't seem to be a 'Reflections only' setting for object display. Any oth
Re: Rendering reflection only, not floor by Mark Spencer 9 years ago Try changing the blend mode of the floor. If it's white, set it to multiply; if black, to add; or if 50% grey, to overlay - you can then change the blend mode of the reflection itself to compensate. -
Canon 5D Mk II - Encode to which codec? by PJ Palomaki 10 years ago We edit all HD footage in ProRes (HQ) in Final Cut, but would it be better to turn the 5D's H.264 to ProRes LT as the data rate is more than enough for the data rate of H.264 Or is there other disadva
5D Mkll into FCP by Neil Sinclair 10 years ago Client brought in his Canon 5D Mkll to stitch together the HD footage he'd taken. Connected via USB, I could only access the media via iPhoto. Editing on a Mac Pro and FCP 6 and AJA Kona,Lhe, Is there
Production Music questions by PJ Palomaki 10 years ago We are a small video production company and I personally came on board as music producer though nowadays I do more editing, motion graphics and DVD & CD-ROM authoring than music. But recently another
auto-open finder window on UDF disc? by hitparader 12 years ago Hello - quick question with regard to DVD-ROM authoring. A client is producing a disc that has both DVD-video and DVD-ROM content. The ROM content is cross platform, PC and Mac. What the client wants