Re: digital video and sound (new subject)


Subject: Re: digital video and sound (new subject)
From: Topher Farrell (Topher.Farrell@redhook.com)
Date: Fri Oct 08 2004 - 11:38:47 EDT


Elsa,
    I just finished a feature length film. My video editor swears by FCP
4. I used Pro Tools 6.4, they worked perfectly together.
~Topher

elsa justel wrote:

>
> Dear colleagues,
> I see that some of you are working on video also. So, perhaps somebody
> can give me
> information about using Final Cut and Protools with the same system.
> I use PT with system X. Panther, but I have FCP version 3, that I must
> use with Jaguar.
> I've heard that version 4 of FCP isn't good, that it crashes all the
> time.
> Is it true ? ... commentaries ?
>
> Thanks
>
> Elsa
>
>> I have a Panasonic NV-GS 120 - I think it is still the cheapest 3 CCD
>> camcorder you can buy (mine was a shade over £500). It is easy to
>> operate
>> and quality seems good. Major disadvantages - only 10x normal zoom,
>> but you
>> can always use a close up filter on the front for those intimate
>> moments, no
>> input for external video - so you can't attach spy cameras to it, the
>> next
>> more expensive model in the range does have this facility. Manual
>> focusing
>> can also be a bit fiddly, but the more expensive model has a focus
>> ring, so
>> is probably less fiddly. The only really irritating thing is the
>> framing,
>> as the camera films a slightly wider area that it actually shows on the
>> viewer / view finder, so carefully composing to keep something just
>> out of
>> shot needs to take this into account.
>>
>> Hope this helps
>>
>> crrs
>>
>> on 7/10/04 6:50, macCormac at macCormac@shaw.ca wrote:
>>
>>> dear CEC / BBC / ABC, Colleagues, Associates & Amigos (grrrls & gyzzz,
>>> specially th friendly ones)
>>>
>>> i am writing to enquire as to what Digital Video Cameras would you
>>> 'group o folks' recommend ?
>>>
>>> as Price is always a consideration, within 'reason' which DigiVideo
>>> would you recommend ?
>>>
>>> both regular size but also small and unobtrusive for th undercover
>>> rapper types that don't want to scare th birds/people ?
>>>
>>> i'm thinking o makin a feature film with th sounds o animals
>>> interviewing human about th soundscape ;-)
>>>
>>> as always, thank you / merçi / huy chewx a / graçias / do jay / xiu xiu
>>> / matsanee / arigato / com som ni da
>>>
>>> bcc: Mr & Mz In a Daze on Stochastic Processes & Thrash Aboot's Cousins
>>> on Washing Machine Music. i do DAT too . . .
>>>
>>> watch out for thos bloopers . . . eh ?
>>>
>>> best regards, sylvi macCormac
>>> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>>> http://www.sylvi.ca / na / da / bc
>>> siwash rock and soundscape
>>> dj serious mc squared
>>> rapper undercover (c)
>>> dis abled in vaudeville
>>> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>>> cc: Mr. Czink, do you have a copy from Co-op Radio Show
>>> Musiça Nova on which you spoke so eloquently o John ?
>>> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>>>
>>> UTS'AM / WITNESS CD 2004
>>> for John Clarke Xwexwselkn 1945-2003
>>>
>>> 1. xálek' sekyu siyám/chief ian campbell - sxwi7shenalkwlh/elaho(3:o2)
>>> 2.. sandy scofield - all my relations (2:14)
>>> 3. veda hille - plants (2:56)
>>> 4. bruce cockburn - child of the wind (4:o8)
>>> 5. barry truax - island (3:o3 xrpt)
>>> 6. sylvi macCormac - carving canoes (3:55)
>>> 7. sandy scofield - broken land (3:35)
>>> 8. hildegard westerkamp - beneath the forest floor (3:20 xcrpt)
>>> 9. buffy sainte-marie - starwalker (3:o3)
>>> 1o.kinnie starr - red%x (4:oo)
>>> 11. shel neufeld - midnight forest run (3:55)
>>> 12. sylvi macCormac - horizon (5:oo)
>>> 13. anthony mcnab favel - northern loon (1:55)
>>> 14. jeremy williams - wind in the cedars (2:oo)
>>> 15. sylvi macCormac - witness : round journey (18:1o)
>>> with Squamish Spirit, Journey & Honour Songs
>>> 16. spakwus slúlem/eagle song dancers - legend of tkaya/wolf song
>>> (8:1o)
>>>
>>> mastered & produced by sylvi macCormac with
>>> T'Uy 'Tanat / Cease Wyss - www.technomedicinewheel.org
>>> Slanay Spakwus Nancy Bleck - www.nancybleck.com
>>> Telélsemkin Siyám Chief Bill Williams - www.squamish.net
>>>
>>> Huy Chewx A / Thank You to Artists, Volunteers, Mountain Equipment
>>> Co-Op,
>>> the record companies including EMI Canada & True North Records,
>>> Lisa Baile, Round House Community Centre & Squamish Nation.
>>>
>>> (p) 2004 UTS'AM/WITNESS (c) Composers / Songwriters (socan / ascap)
>>>
>>> all proceeds to U/W & WILDERNESS EDUCATION PROGRAM
>>> http://www.UTSAM-WITNESS.ca & http://www.WEPBC.ca
>>>
>>> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>>>
>>> UTS'AM / WITNESS CD LAUNCH BRINGS CANADIAN ARTISTS
>>> TOGETHER TO SUPPORT INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE
>>> Bruce Cockburn, Buffy Sainte-Marie among artists featured on benefit CD
>>>
>>> (VANCOUVER) UTS'AM / WITNESS launches its first CD. The benefit CD
>>> features Bruce Cockburn, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Kinnie Starr, Veda Hille,
>>> Sandy Scofield and Barry Truax among other celebrated artists who
>>> support the cross-cultural dialogue project.
>>>
>>> A soundscape artist, macCormac performed at the launch with Xálek'
>>> Sekyu
>>> Siyám, Anthony McNab Favel, Shel Neufeld, Sandy Scofield, Barry Truax,
>>> Hildegard Westerkamp, Jeremy Williams, and the Eagle Song Dancers with
>>> Chief Bill Williams.
>>>
>>> UTS'AM / WITNESS has brought people together to speak, listen and be
>>> heard on First Nations, ecological and community issues
>>> since it began its award-winning ceremony and camping weekends in 1996.
>>> The project introduces people from all walks of life to Coast Salish
>>> tradition by inviting them to 'witness' the events that shape our
>>> lives.
>>>
>>> The Wilderness Education Program (www.wepbc.ca) provides the impetus
>>> for students and teachers to make a personal connection with
>>> wilderness,
>>> and inspires them to make caring for Wild Nature part of their lives.
>>>
>>> Both projects were founded in part by Order of Canada
>>> recipient and legendary mountaineer John Clarke. A renowned wilderness
>>> educator, John died last year. The CD is dedicated to his memory.
>>>
>>> 'We wanted to honour the memory of John Clarke, and the
>>> work he has done through this amazing project' says sylvi macCormac, CD
>>> producer.
>>>
>>> 'The artists featured on the CD represent a unique group
>>> of voices coming together to support a truly significant project,' says
>>> macCormac.
>>>
>>> 'We want people to enjoy the music of these talented
>>> people and be transported to a place where we can learn and share with
>>> each other.'
>>>
>>> Related Websites: www.squamish.net | SandyScofield.com | sylvi.ca |
>>> ShelNeufeld.com | sfu.ca/~westerka | sfu.ca/~truax |
>>> VedaHille.com | KinnieStarr.com | creative-native.com |
>>> truenorthrecords.com | technomedicinewheel.org
>>>
>>> Benefit CDs can be purchased online at: http://www.festival.bc.ca
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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