Which ProRes for which situation by Thomas Frank 3 weeks ago Hi which ProRes format makes since to create a Delivery for the Customer (Mainly Internet and Mobile) and Archive We have been debating between ProRes 422 and ProRes 442 HQ Most of the footage we rece
Re: Which ProRes for which situation by Jeff Kirkland 3 weeks ago I tend to stick with ProRes 422 unless what I'm archiving is headed for projection on large screens and might benefit from the extra bitrate. But really, if you have the storage space, there's no harm
Why is creativcow biased against FCPX by Thomas Frank 6 months ago I have noticed this for a bit now but why are they so biased Are they paid off, with all the Adobe advertising in every corner of the site Apple releases a update... not much activity as soon Adobe ad
Re: Why is creativcow biased against FCPX by Thomas Frank 6 months ago You guys getting me wrong, the forums are active and used by the users. But the site itself "Administrative" Apple releases new MacBook Pros and FCPX right. No news letter nor stories on the main page
Smooth Credits in 23.976 fps / expressions? by Brian Jahns 5 years ago Hello, I saw this covered in some old threads that seemed to only address 29.97 fps - http: forums.creativecow.net thread 2 944017#960740 I am creating the text in after effects and would like to use
Sending EDL to DaVinci Resolve ISSUES by Thomas Frank 8 months ago Hi, after deciding to cut the project in Adobe Premiere that needs to send to the colourist that is using DaVinci Resolve. All Applications are update on both sides. So my issue is the colourist wants
Aspect Ratio Calculation by Thomas Frank 1 year ago Hi, what was equation to calculate the aspect ratio in pixels For example I have 2.76:1 ratio that I would like calculate with a 3840x2160 resolution. Wouldn't it be around 3840x1396 Thanks
Long time editor's frustration with FCPX by David Berez 2 years ago Long time reader, a very rare poster. First off, thanks to the Cow Community. Without a doubt the most impactful change in my 30 plus years of editing is the online communities. Its not hard to rememb
Apple dropping pro-apps? by Richard van Harderwijk 2 years ago Hi cows, And yet another discussion. Checking the lately revamped apple website: under 'Mac' there used to be hardware and pro-apps. Now only hardware. I love the gear and the stability, really do, bu
Keyflow Pro with FCPX by Thomas Frank 2 years ago What you guys think about using Keyflow Pro in 5 workstation shop with FCPX There are few things I don't like about Keyflow Pro which I hope will be added in the upcoming update. But for now I was thi
Re: Keyflow Pro with FCPX by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Yes, this is true it will see the Library as a file not what is within the Package Content. What I do is show all Package Content in the Finder and taget the fold there for import.
iPad Pro? by Bret Williams 2 years ago Remember when X came out many thought it was obviously designed or destined to run on a small screen, possibly an ipad That the skimming and ranging would be ideal for a touch system But it never came
Re: iPad Pro? by Nicholas Zimmerman 2 years ago I'm personally hoping for something akin to Logic Pro X's Logic Remote. To me that makes infinitely more sense than a full on native iPad client. Honestly, Logic Remote is the biggest reason that I wa
adjusting Replicator Opacity Gradient by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Hi, is there away to adjust or change the Gradient direction in a Replicator When creating one the Gradient Opacity is adjust from start point left to the end point right. I like to have the Gradient
Re: adjusting Replicator Opacity Gradient by Robin S. Kurz 2 years ago The direction (i.e. starting point) of the gradient is determined be the ORIGIN parameter under the Replicator Controls. - RK ____________________________________________________ Deutsch Hier gibt es
ADR workflow in FCPX by Thomas Frank 2 years ago hello hello what is the best workflow for ADR in Final Cut Pro X. Especially is there way to loop playback on a selected range in the Timeline The play around feature sure won't help here. Thanks
Resolution for Aspect Ratio(s) by Thomas Frank 2 years ago Hi, anybody know or aware where to find the resolution for the following aspect ratio for 4K 1.85:1 Widescreen 2.35:1 Anamorphic 2.40.:1 Cinema 2.55:1 Cinema Scope 2.75:1 Ultra Panavision 70 3.00:1 Su
Lacie 5big Thunderbolt 2 BEEPING SOUNDS!! by James Cordell 2 years ago - nMP (Late 2013) 3.5 GHz 6-Core, 16GB, AMD FirePro D500 3GB, OS X 10.10.1 - Lacie 5Big Thunderbolt 2 10TB Raid 5 to 8TB (Direct connected to nMP on it's own bus.) - Updated to latest versions: Lacie
G-RAID not showing up on desktop by Neil Orman 3 years ago I recently got a G-RAID external hard-drive, and separately a USB 3.0 to use with it, for my MacPro. I installed the USB 3.0 yesterday on my MacPro, and connected to the G-RAID via the new port, but s
Where did the CalDigit forum go? by Ray Chung 5 years ago Lots of important info in that forum for those of us who use and depend on CalDigit RAIDs storage. Did they merge with another and I'm just missing it Odd that such a major manufacturer here would dis
Re: Where did the CalDigit forum go? by Thomas Frank 3 years ago Wow what miscommunication here! I see post from CalDigit to get there forum back up but then again is suppose to be CalDigit's choice to no longer be involved with the Creativecow. I hope we will see
Creating a burst with particles by Thomas Frank 3 years ago Hello, I need some help or tips how to create burst of particles like a small explosions. I tried all kinda of way s but I just can't get them to burst out. Thanks
support above all by Bob Cole 3 years ago I'm looking for a company that sells, and more importantly, supports, a RAID 5 system, Thunderbolt 1 or 2, with at least 4 drives and preferably more like 8. It isn't just a matter of technical specs;
Re: support above all by Thomas Frank 3 years ago Actually no, AJA promised drivers to use some of there older IO for certain NLE which never was released. There comment was by the new IO. :( But they do rock!
Wrong Build ID with Team Render by Thomas Frank 3 years ago Hi, I updated Cinema 4D with the let latest update which all works fine as expected. But now I em getting Wrong Build ID for my Team Render Clients. Is this because I updated the main application if s
Aspect Ratio Resolution for 4K Footage by Thomas Frank 3 years ago Hi, is there a calculator to calculate the Resolution for different Aspect Ratio from 4K (4096x2160 and 3840x2160) resolution For example what is the pixel resolution form 4096x2160 for 2.40.1 or 2.55
FCP X 10.0.3 and AJA ioHD by George Griswold 5 years ago I am starting to wonder if our ioHD boxes will be stuck on FCP 7. The new Aja drivers will enable Kona pci cards and the ioXT, but no mention of the ioHD anywhere I could find. I know they don't discl
Re: FCP X 10.0.3 and AJA ioHD by Thomas Frank 4 years ago Hello AJA Sales Department! it has been a year now after your response. Are we going to see a support update in the next version From the looks it we won't be but I would like to get a confirmation fr
Rounded Smooth Bevel face by Thomas Frank 4 years ago Hi, what is the best way to make a rounded-beveled-smooth surface on only the top front and back of a object Example: If I have a star I would like the have the main two faces rounded but the edges of
REDCINE-X + FCP + Color by Rory ORear 5 years ago I'm having about ten different problems right (mild exaggeration alert). Here is what I did: created Apple ProRes 422 proxies to edit my 4k RAW RED footage in FCP7. Finished my edit, then exported bot
Re: REDCINE-X + FCP + Color by Thomas Frank 4 years ago David Battistella "Why are you generating the XML from RCX " What if you don't have ClipFinder which cost Money and it EOL. RedCine X is free and stil downloadable.
Re: Initial shipments of BMCC have begun by Thomas Frank 5 years ago Well we are wanting to life cycle some of our old cameras and we are debating to get 3 Cinema cameras. Which we would like to have by October for a big client. Yeah we will be going through B&H. We ha
AJA Io XT won't play out H.264??? by Thomas Frank 5 years ago Hi, I can't find any information on the AJA site but is it possible that Io XT (Thunderbolt) can't handle H.264 We have some footage ProRes (AJA KiPro) and in H.264 (DSLR nightmare) the ProRes plays f
Re: AJA Io XT won't play out H.264??? by Thomas Frank 5 years ago Just to make sure that we are talking about the same Application. AJA TV not AJA KONA QTToDPXTranslator or AJA KONA DPXToQTTranslator Version 3. AJA TV will play it back and display fine on the Mac bu
Modeling Wire Global model by Thomas Frank 5 years ago Hi, need some help modeling a Global as similar to this: Except I like the wireframe cage Boole or intersect in the global. Thankful for any help!!
Create map with from multi plane by Thomas Frank 5 years ago Hi, I like to create a map that looks like it was made out of bunch of pixels (planes) I tried it with a plane and object cloner but it won't look right. More like bunch clutter. Thank for any tips.
No Timeline in Media Composer 6 by Thomas Frank 5 years ago So, I have downloaded a trial of Media Composer 6 to give it a try since AVID is praisinig it so highly. First I followed the steps of crating a Project importing media and creating a Sequence. So whe
Re: No Timeline in Media Composer 6 by Thomas Frank 5 years ago Forgot they got it up running thanks for the tips. But what we would like to know how to get the new window layout... the that looks similare to FCP in the dark gray color scheme. Right now ist the no
Media Composer 6 prevent from Transcoding by Thomas Frank 5 years ago Hello hello, we are still giving MC6 a test run, but there is a small little drag that we are having. When we add clips ProRes into the Bins it is creating or transcoding the clips which halts MC6. Is