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March 5, 2013


I like to make my subtitles as .srt files so I can add them to my youtube movies or burn them into a viewing copy. For this – and for format-conversions – I use the free program Subtitle Workshop. Conversion   Because SW only runs on Windows and I am editing on FCP, the first step […]

3D Head mounted display

February 25, 2013


Head mounted display Video Glasses (also for 3D) have only one disadvantage: you can only watch alone. Here are the options: $ 200 glasses with maximum resolution of 320×240 with component input (interlaced). The resolution really is too low for a good 3D experience. $ 300 glasses (like the old Zeiss Cinemizer Plus 3D) with 640×480 (922k) displays, […]

EditShare Lightworks Pro 11.0.3

February 19, 2013


Back in 2010 Lightworks claimed that they would go ‘open source’. This is a lie. But still, their free version is free and supposed to be very good. Because I was looking for a S3D editor I bought a $60 Lightworks PRO licence, because on their website they claim to have “Support for complete stereoscopic […]

Subtitles burn-in

February 7, 2013


Burn-in I want to burn in subtitles to my master file. How to do that in osX with my prores masters? Here is my quest for a simple solution. HandBrake We’ve found this roundtrip through handbrake but it’s really cumbersome and not very good for quality as you need to go through a h.264 codec […]

Adobe After Effects

January 23, 2013


Handige linkjes naar tutorials: Freeform d.m.v. roulette Arrow tutorial: paths en orientation Bounce tutorials on chadwick (expression) and youtube. Motion tracking for masks.

Import still pictures to FCP7

January 19, 2013


When you want to prepare pictures or logo’s for import to FCP, just follow these recommendations: assign the RGB – HDTV rec.709 color profile to the picture and save it with export for web/devices to PNG-24 (8 bits per channel, FCP can go up to 16 bits per channel). Then – if you want to […]

FCP plugins

January 14, 2013


In search for a plugin to place images from a folder in an image grid I stumbled upon these websites with (free) FCP plugins: Digital Heaven. Few free plugins like grid plus a free videospace calculator for Iphone. CoreMelt. Nice focus and blur transitions. Photogrids only work with 8 pictures at the same time, so […]