FCPX blows exposure and highlights at DVinfo.net
DV Info Net

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

Final Cut Pro X
The latest version of FCP from Apple.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old December 7th, 2016, 12:32 AM   #1
Major Player
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: New Delhi, India
Posts: 507
FCPX blows exposure and highlights

I was about to start editing a project. Thought let me update the FCPX before a project.

I opened the files and suddenly see that my files are blown by more than a stop. All highlights are blown. After shooting last month, I had imported sample files and they were fine. I had monitored while shooting as well. Suddenly, everything looks like an amateur exposure mistake. I always shoot in c-log (using a Canon C300) and the footage is fine when viewed in Canon XF Utility. Has anyone faced such a problem? Is FCP applying somekind of LUT or something?
__________________
Wild Tiger Productions
http://www.indiawilds.com/about.htm
Sabyasachi Patra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 7th, 2016, 11:12 AM   #2
Inner Circle
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: New York City
Posts: 2,650
Re: FCPX blows exposure and highlights

It's not applying a LUT from your description. You should reapply the LUT in the Settings menu in the info inspector.
__________________
William Hohauser - New York City
Producer/Edit/Camera/Animation
William Hohauser is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 29th, 2016, 01:20 AM   #3
Major Player
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: New Delhi, India
Posts: 507
Re: FCPX blows exposure and highlights

Thanks William!

I found that FCPx has an option to switch off the c-log conversion. And it worked.

I expose the c-log files a bit differently then everyone else. So it was a problem for me. Nevertheless, it is sorted out now.
__________________
Wild Tiger Productions
http://www.indiawilds.com/about.htm
Sabyasachi Patra 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...

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

Scan Computers Int. Ltd.
+44 0871-472-4747
Bolton, Lancashire UK


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 Pro X

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:28 PM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2021 The Digital Video Information Network