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Nested Sequences show different duration times

318 Views 6 Replies Latest reply: Dec 28, 2012 6:22 PM by Ralphjh RSS
Ralphjh Level 2 Level 2 (205 points)
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Dec 28, 2012 11:23 AM

In a FCE 3.5.1 project, have a sequence (call it Sequence 1) that shows a Duration of 00:08:56;12 in the Browser. However, if I open Sequence 1 into the timeline, it is only 00:08:31;20 long.

 

Sequence 1 is also used within 2 other sequences. In one of them, it shows a duration of 00:08:56;12, the same as the Browser indicates. Where it is nested in the other sequence, it shows a duration of 00:08:31;20, the same as that for Sequence 1 when it is open in the Timeline. Very confusing!

 

The latter Duration is probably correct since that is what is indicated in the Timeline. Why does it display a different duration in Browser and in one of the Sequences within which it is nested? And what should I do about it, if anything?

MacBook Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8), iPhone 5
  • Meg The Dog Level 6 Level 6 (9,370 points)
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    Dec 28, 2012 11:44 AM (in response to Ralphjh)

    Are the frame rates the same in both Sequence 1 and the timeline in which it is being placed?

     

    MtD

  • Meg The Dog Level 6 Level 6 (9,370 points)
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    Dec 28, 2012 12:29 PM (in response to Ralphjh)

    On the sequence you are nesting, do you have in and out points set?

     

     

    MtD

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