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Archive for the ‘Final Cut Pro’ Category

Converting video files from AVCHD files to Final Cut Pro –

August 18, 2011

Converting MTS files (AVCHD) for use with Final Cut Pro. What to watch out for: We recently shot a video for one of our artists on a Panasonic Lumix —- and a Sony HD camera but came up with different problems for each camera dealing with the conversion of the MTS files for editing on […]

Samantha E – Feeling Good – Autism Awareness through music

April 12, 2010

I have been involved in recording songs for Samantha E now for the past couple of years and last month when I was approached by her Mum Sharon Ruderham to help with the recording of a song for a BBC Alba documentary which featured Sam I was only to happy to get involved. The film […]

Syncing film to music without timecode

April 26, 2008

Back on the case with the video for Kirsty’s debut single ‘Feels Good’. I’ve been experimenting with how to sync the film to sound and have come up with a method that works quite well without the benefit of a camera that has time code. It’s a bit time consuming and it involves chopping the […]