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Name:
Ian R. Brown
Title:
IDLE LAYABOUT and MEGABORE (Video Production Dept.)
Status Level:
Level 6 Level 6 (17,460 points)
Member Since:
May 23, 2005
Last Logged In:
Apr 17, 2014 10:59 AM
Location:
Cheshire, UK
Biography:
Born > Grew Older > Became School Teacher (That was OK) > Became Eccentric Millionaire (That was even better) > Became Film-making/Computer Nerd and Commenced Full-Time Boring on the Apple Support Community . . . . .
Expertise:
Everything! You name it and I will talk about it . . . . . . doing something could be a different matter.
Occupation:
Idle Layabout and Time-waster (First Class)

Ian R. Brown's Products

iMac, OS X Mavericks (10.9), Little knowledge... many opinions.
Final Cut Pro X
Final Cut Studio '09

Recent Activity

Ian R. Brown replied to FCP X not linking to optimized media

"AVCHD is basically H.264   This is an extract from the AVCHD article in Wikipedia  .  .  .  .   For video compression, AVCHD uses the MPEG"

in Final Cut Pro X 4 replies
7 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to Is compressing good way to save fcp(x) exports?

"What do you mean about "compressing apps"?  ........  Zipping them?   I use 8GB or 16GB Kingston Class 4 SDHC from Amazon which are perfect"

in Final Cut Pro X 5 replies
7 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to Will iDVD be able to recognise the chapter markers created from Final Cut ProX Ver 1.1 ?

"I don't know but you can find out for yourself in a couple of minutes.   Make a one minute project (any old clip) and add several chapter m"

in Final Cut Pro X 2 replies
7 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to If i want to make money with this program and my knowledge of it what would be the best way to start doing work for others

"The editing app you use has little or no effect on the final quality of the movie.   It's knowing what to include, where to cut, how to get"

in Final Cut Pro X 3 replies
15 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to Resolve/FCPX playback issues w/ new Mac Pro

"I've no idea what is causing the problem as I know nothing about Resolve but my reply will bump you to the top of the page giving others mor"

in Final Cut Pro X 1 replies
15 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to Is compressing good way to save fcp(x) exports?

"I'm not sure I understand exactly what you mean  .  .  .  and I suspect from the lack of replies, that others feel the same.   What do you"

in Final Cut Pro X 5 replies
15 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to FCP X not linking to optimized media

"Incidentally, if your projects are comparatively simple and your computer can play back your timeline and effects etc. smoothly without drop"

in Final Cut Pro X 4 replies
16 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to FCP X not linking to optimized media

"Although your tests appear to show that the original media is being used, it is in fact the optimized that is in use.   So don't worry, eve"

in Final Cut Pro X 4 replies
16 hours ago
Ian R. Brown replied to Does Event Manager 1.4.4 work in FCPX 10.1 (& 10.0.9)?

"Libraries are a lot simpler than they look at first  .  .  .  .  .  says he who hasn't used them or FCP X for weeks.   You won't have to ph"

in Final Cut Pro X 4 replies
1 day ago
Ian R. Brown replied to Does Event Manager 1.4.4 work in FCPX 10.1 (& 10.0.9)?

"We are using Final Cut Library Manager which can be used free for the basic utilities or pay to get everything unlocked.   http://www.arcti"

in Final Cut Pro X 4 replies
2 days ago
Ian R. Brown replied to fcp x not downloading

"Try downloading again."

in Final Cut Pro X 1 replies
3 days ago
Ian R. Brown replied to TS4169 How do I "Restore the window layout" in Mavericks?

"In the Finder, hold down the Option key and then choose Library from the Go menu. In the Library folder that opens, go to Application Suppor"

in Final Cut Pro X 1 replies
4 days ago
Ian R. Brown replied to FCP Freezing a lot after update to 10.1

"You don't give any info about the format of the video you are editing or your project specs, so I assume that FCP X has worked perfectly in"

in Final Cut Pro X 1 replies
6 days ago
Ian R. Brown replied to How do you change the backdrop in final cut pro from a blue screen?

"See reply in your other post.   The blue screen clip has to be positioned above the normal background clip of course."

in Final Cut Pro X 1 replies
6 days ago
Ian R. Brown replied to How do I change the backdrop on a blue screen video clip I'm editing on final cut pro X?

"Highlight  the clip and select Effects>Keying and drag the Keyer onto it.  "

in Final Cut Pro X 1 replies
6 days ago
Ian R. Brown replied to Import camcorder file, sound is weird and Can Not Share

"It's most  likely a problem with your camera or FCP X installation or something else on your Mac.   Try these general troubleshooting tips"

in Final Cut Pro X 2 replies
1 week ago
Ian R. Brown replied to upload to specific YouTube channel

"The easiest way of ensuring troube-free uploading to YouTube is NOT to use that feature.   I always share (export)  the file in the appropr"

in Final Cut Pro X 2 replies
1 week ago
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