Archive | April, 2012

Resolve (Lite) to transcode DPX

Challenge: Batch transcoding DPX sequences to a more friendly container
Solution: Resolve Lite!
I while back I needed to convert DPX renders from a Smoke machine to …

Conforming (semi-automatically) 5D/7D footage for FCP7

Let’s pray that someday, soon, this won’t require as many steps… At least be thankful that it’s somewhat automatized…
EDIT: With FCP Legacy being discontinued, this …

The quickest way to export quicktimes in FCP7

Fear not non-self contained (aka reference) quicktimes. Their lifespan is quite short (the moment you lose a render you’re screwed). But for time-pressured exports, they’re …

In-depth, intelligible EDL-like spreadsheets for FCP7

Duplicate your sequence.
Collapse all archival media (NB: This is important because we only want what is used in the cut, nothing more)
Delete all archival audio …