Egads! Why is it doing this?! - Page 2 at

Go Back   DV Info Net > Apple / Mac Post Production Solutions > Final Cut Suite

Final Cut Suite
Discussing the editing of all formats with FCS, FCP, FCE

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old July 9th, 2007, 05:21 PM   #16
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Sauk Rapids, MN, USA
Posts: 1,675
Glad to hear this worked out well for you.
Web Youtube Facebook
Cole McDonald is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 9th, 2007, 06:03 PM   #17
Major Player
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Los Angeles CA USA
Posts: 507
Kudos, Cole!

Colby - I've had similar and non-repeatable issues with my dual 2GHz G5 into FCP 5.1.4, using a Sony Digital 8 camera, a Sony HC1, a Panasonic DVX100, a 100A, an FX7 and a JVC HD100.

So it's not the camera.... :)

My latest remedy in frustration is to ingest with DVHS Capture, which seems to work fine, or just try a little into iMovie.

Both programs ingest all cameras perfectly, which lessens my frustration levels enough to try FCP Rescue (which dumps the preferences files properly and also saves a set that works), and then fool with the Easy settings some more.

In my last project, I gave up and ingested the entire FX7 shoot in via DVHS Capture, then used MPEG VideoClip to transcode the 1080i60 footage to 720p24 for intercutting with the HD100 footage. It was only around 40 minutes of footage, but took around 4 hours to transcode. Needless to say, I'm getting a Kona card as soon as I run up against anything that looks like a deadline...

Chris Leong is offline   Reply

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

(800) 223-2500
New York, NY

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

Texas Media Systems
(512) 440-1400
Austin, TX

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

(800) 323-2325
Mineola, NY

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 > Apple / Mac Post Production Solutions > Final Cut Suite

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:57 PM.

DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2018 The Digital Video Information Network