OnLocation FW only?! at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > Cross-Platform Post Production Solutions > Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe Creative Suite
All about the world of Adobe Premiere and its associated plug-ins.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old January 29th, 2010, 05:46 PM   #1
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Emeryville, CA
Posts: 34
OnLocation FW only?!

Wow, I just bought Premiere for our Mac so that I could capture the SDI out on our camera. I had always loved DVRack and heard they had done a lot to upgrade it. Imagine my shock when I found out it still only works with DV input. Okay, my bad - need to check into the specs more. In my defense our trial had run out long ago and I could not reactivate it to try with our new HD camera.

Premiere is now going back to Adobe, though I will continue to sue the products on our Windows machines.

So, is the ONLY way to get SDI into a Mac by using FCP?! Man, that would seriously stink.
Jon Vincent is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 30th, 2010, 11:54 AM   #2
Major Player
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Stockholm - Sweden
Posts: 343
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jon Vincent View Post
So, is the ONLY way to get SDI into a Mac by using FCP?!
No, you can use Decklink HD Extreme, Decklink studio and Multibridge to capture from SDI in Premiere Pro or in Blackmagic Design Media Express.

Link: Blackmagic Design: Products
__________________
/Roger
Roger Averdahl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 30th, 2010, 01:32 PM   #3
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Emeryville, CA
Posts: 34
Thx Roger. Have been doing more research it does appear that you can capture SDI into Premiere even though OnLocation does not support it. Who'd a thunk it?
Jon Vincent is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Professional Video
(800) 833-4801
Portland, OR

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Z.G.C.
(973) 335-4460
Mountain Lakes, NJ

Abel Cine Tech
(888) 700-4416
N.Y. NY & L.A. CA

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > Cross-Platform Post Production Solutions > Adobe Creative Suite

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



Google
 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:56 PM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2017 The Digital Video Information Network