Setting the C300 timecode In mode, the camcorder can generate a time code signal and embed it in your recordings. You can have the camcorder output the time code signal from the HD/SD SDI terminal or TIME CODE terminal (90). In mode, you can output the time code of the clip being played back […]
This is what Timecode Systems released in their news section: The excitement caused by the UltraSync ONE definitely beat our expectations (and believe us, we’re a positive bunch of people at Timecode Systems!) As we told you in our previous update, the decision to ramp up production to meet the higher-than-anticipated demand for the products […]
“SMPTE Time Code is used extensively throughout production and postproduction. With the evolution of media technology since its introduction in 1975, it is showing its age in some areas,” said SMPTE Director of Engineering and Standards Howard Lukk. “We are exploring ways to improve Time Code. The results of the Time Code Summit Report provide […]
The topic of syncing video and audio is usually just associated with timecode jamming for audio and video. Many starting out or even intermediate sound mixers aren’t aware of the advantages of using Genlock and Timecode together.
Timecode generators are all getting smaller and smarter. 2017 offers lots of new timecode solutions that are taking what made Tentacle sync so successful and getting smaller and smarter. I thought would run down 2 new units from Timecode Systems and Ambient. The UltraSync One is from Timecode Systems and the NanoLockit by Ambient. These […]
This is a walkthrough tutorial of the Android version of the Tentacle Sync App for your Tentacle Sync Timecode box. Im showing this on a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with a slightly cracked screen haha.
I say yes because of the following when you don’t have a separate timecode system like Timecode Buddy, Ambient Lockit or Tentacle Sync
VITC, which stands for Vertical Interval Time Code (abbreviated VITC and sometimes pronounced VIHT-see) is data which is encoded into the blank “vertical interval” between video frames.
LTC stands for Longitudinal Time Code. This is a audio signal which transmits a series of square waves from a “Master” device. The Master device would be the main device you are running the timecode from, this could be from mixer to camera or separate timecode box to a mixer or camera.
Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers. This is the body that developed this standard. You will find this is a rule for many standard like digital being AES, Audio Engineering Society.
I sync the new Arri Alexa Mini and take you through step by step what you need to get timecode into the Alexa mini to jam it for audio sync sound.
Hey everyone, today I am interviewing Denecke and getting you the low down on timecode slates and the company. I am talking to Charlie Parra who is OwnerEngineer at Denecke in Valencia, CA. Hi Charlie, before we get into timecode slates how do you pronounce Denecke for those not familiar with your gear?
I’m here with Tentacle Sync and Max taking about a new timecode generator solution, so Max tell us about yourself and Tentacle Sync…
I recently had a extensive test run of the Tig Q28 from Mozegear. I also had a chat with Laurie who is the Sales Manager for Mozegear to tell us all more about Mozegear and where it fits into the timecode spectrum.
Timecode is now common throughout all of filmmaking, from low-budget to the highest budgets. Timecode helps save time syncing rushes and waiting for the clapper in post production. But there are still some misunderstandings about timecode which is what is timecode?
There are many different Audio Cable Types that you may need for sound work. Lets take a look at the different types of timecode connectors you may need for connecting / jamming timecode to a camera or other device.
Sony F55 Audio Options Recently I have been working with the Sony F55 for the first time and since my other Alexa and RED timecode videos has been well received I made a video for Sony F55 Audio Settings. The Sony F55 Audio Settings are really easy to navigate just like the Alexa in many […]
Timecode connection for an arri alexa
Word Clock and Timecode You have probably noticed on your recorder that you have Word Clock and Timecode. Are they the same? No. A Word Clock is actually used to keep your recorder at a constant bit rate to avoid data errors. Unlike Timecode which is Metadata about the recordings individually being sent in a separate […]
The Different Timecode Modes Explained Rec Run (Record Run) This means your recorder will send timecode when you are recording and otherwise stop timecode until you start recording again. This usually starts at 00:00:00 and so a 30 second recording and a 45 second recording will mean your timecode for the next file will start […]
Running from a 664 with the time code source set to internal and at the same frame rate etc… I have a BNC connection at the end of my time code IN/OUT cable from my mixer because then it is easier to get tails for different cameras and extend to whatever length you need in the middle. Buy Your Timecode Cable Direct From The Soundrolling.com Store
If you want a certain make added to this list just comment below and i’ll be happy to research but these are the cameras I have worked with in the Past and some that are in a similar range just to give you a guide. Generally I find the professional friendly Manufacturers will generally stick to the same type of option for inputs of timecode and audio IN because they don’t want to piss anyone off who is upgrading.
How To Timecode Jam Arri Alexa The video was taken while working so had to be quick but here are the steps written down just to make sure you got it – Press TC – Plug in TC cable (5 pin lemo end) Buy Your Timecode Cable Direct From The Soundrolling.com Store