Jesse Spencer: Pro Editor Pt 2: Roland: Field Audio: EazyDolly

Please NOTE: NEW Location:

Delancey St. Screening Room 600 at the Embacadero St. cross street Brannan
The cross street is Brannan/Embarcadero, the complex is on Embarcadero. between Brannan and Delancey - the double gate has 600 Embarcadero on it that leads to the screening room entry

Either the N or the T Line Muni trains have an exit mid block at the street light that leads you to the gate at 600.

Driving - you can park on the street free after 6, but please heed signs that say "No Parking", driveways or other indicators of tow or no parking zones.

Also there is an IM Park lot with meters, take Bryant, make a Right on Embacadero and the lot is on your left.  The meter must have money put in it, either cash, credit or debit card.


Jesse Spencer : FCP editor :

"Multiple format edits in FCP -  Working with Exotic Media"

This is the second of lecture on Multiformat editing techniques... it will recap some info from the first lecture "Developing Strategies for Multiformat Editing" and will continue on to show easy diagnostic tricks you can use to evaluate Conversion options for multiformat editing.
Not sure if your media will be compatible? Will FCP properly adjust your frame rates? Aspects? Color Spaces? Thinking about buying a camera for your production, but want to know how FCP will behave with the media ahead of time? I'll be showing techniques to encourage DIY testing using FCP to help you answer dozens of format question for yourself!
Again - This will be an overview with enough info for first time filmmakers, as well as experienced cutters who want an casual peek behind the Tech curtain.

Casey Bishop of Roland Systems Group: field audio recording systems by Edirol:

Casey will bring and demo some of the products in this line:  R-4Pro, R-44, F-1, VC-50. Please take a look at all of our video products on our web-site at 

Roland is co-sponsoring the Delancey St. Screening Room rental and refreshments 


Jason Hernandez - Eazydolly:


Raffle: ( This list is PARTIAL - will be adding to it in the next day or so )

Artbeats is an SF Cutters' Raffle sponsor Attendees are eligible to win a gift certificate for to one HD clip of your choice, worth up to $299 value  Check out the Video Podcast by award winning Steve Holmes "Real World Footage Effects" today

 Also Check out “Introducing NEW footage shot on the RED One Camera”

Conoa Easy FX - 2 copies, value $109 each

6 unique plugins for adding effects to your film or video. Apply any layer as an alpha channel, create a toon look, make a glob, and smooth and tint your video! Just added: The Conoa EFX Keep Color plugin allows up to four colors to be subtracted or kept in your media. 

CoreMelt Pigment. 2 copies, value $79 each

Advanced Colour Correction Tools right in the Final Cut timeline.

With features like onscreen curve control and graphical multisliders, performing colour grades in Final Cut Pro has never been easier.

And at only $79 for 22 plugins like RGB levels and curves, Bleach Bypass, Sky Replace and Swap Color Space, colour correction inside FCP has never looked better!


Creative Cow:


Digieffects NEW product : "Free Form AE" from DigiEffects


Digital Heaven - "Loader" NEW in SF Cutters Raffle


DV Kitchen by - - NEW in SF Cutters Raffle


“Eazydolly “ from JCL Custom Products - watch the video it’s crazy - it’s a dolly but it responds like a portable set of rails. The inventor Jason Hernandez will be with us.


Equilibrium Debabelizer


Focal Press: several books


Genarts: NEW in SF Cutters' Rafflea one-month Sapphire full set rental for AE/FCP


MotionVFX -  $200 gift certificate NEW in Sf Cutters raffle:

HD Templates for Motions and After Effects


Noise Industries:  "SUGARfx Radial Wave" (Retail Value $69).

Radial Wave is a hypnotic wave filter with numerous options to customize images, animation and secondary effects.  It features a simple and streamlined interface.  Explore various looks with 14 built-in presets or use your own still images or animations to make your possibilities virtually infinite.

Radial Wave has been designed for Mac OS X Leopard and will work in Final Cut Pro, Motion and Final Cut Express, as well as After Effects.


nVeil   NEW in SF Cutters Raffle

A new creative tool for motion graphics on the Mac, nVeil creates unique visual effects by filtering source imagery through veils, 2D vector graphic line drawings, you can create.

Veils are chosen from the nVeil Library, created by you, or created by us for you.

nVeil is an FxPlug application working with Apple's Final Cut Pro or Final Cut Express.


Omni Group- planning and design software:

OmniGraphSketcher helps you make elegant and precise graphs in seconds, whether you have specific data to visualize or you just have a concept to explain. Specifically designed for reports, presentations, and problem sets where you need to produce sharp-looking graphs on the fly, OmniGraphSketcher combines the data plotting power of charting applications with the ease of a basic drawing program.

OmniGraphSketcher 1


Peachpit Press several books


Pond5  2 $100 prize certificates for July.  

“Pond5 now has over 178,000 production quality clips, and has initiated a “Free Clip of The Week” program last month – there is a free clip up on the home page all the time that can be downloaded totally free.” 

Also you may wish to contact Pond5 if you have footage to sell, earn 50% on all sales. Upload instructions and deal specifics on the website

Free clip to download:


Redgiant Software: Text Anarchy


Reel Directory :( will be updated )


Wiley Press one book


Name Sales End Price
Entry   Ended $15