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Can’t sync TC with Tentacle and GH5s

I think you need to use the flash port and not the audio input if you want the GH5 to lock to the timecode. Be sure to put the tentacle on LINE. But for further questions on the GH5 i suggest looking for...

May 14, 2021 5
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XML timeline import failure in DaVinci Resolve

If you like i can have a look at your clips if you send me some in which the problem occurs. And it would be good if you tell me step by step your workflow, especially in DaVinci.

May 6, 2021 5
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XML timeline import failure in DaVinci Resolve

Maybe the start time or frame rate of the Resolve project is the issue? (just guessing) What happens if you export an FCP7 xml?

April 29, 2021 5
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Slate suggestion for Sync E?

I've once seen a photo, taken with an DSLR with a short shutter time, of, i think, five or six timecode slates by different brands. iPads, iPhones, but also real expensive TC slates. A lot of them where...

April 3, 2021 5
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Sync Issues – First Frame Shift (Premiere)

Tentacle Support is not often on this forum; it is a users-helping-users forum. I am often here, but although i did some Premiere editing, i am not very skilled in that area. Your report is nice detailed....

March 29, 2021 5
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Tentacle Sync E, and Canon XC10

How handy it would have been if the SyncE could supply the power for the mic by himself.

March 26, 2021 5
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March 26, 2021 10
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Tentacle Sync E, and Canon XC10

Hello Johan, From the manual: The built-in microphone can only be used, when working at mic levels with plugin power switched on at camera side. So, yes, the mic needs power from the camera. Can...

March 26, 2021 5
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Tentacle Sync E, and Canon XC10

Is this a question for the Tentacle Forum or for a XC10 forum? I don't know the XC10 at all. i just googled it. The tip of the 3.5mm plug on the SyncE is timecode, the ring is the build in microphone....

March 25, 2021 5
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Zoom F6 Sync Problem

The tip of the 3.5 mm jack on the Tentacle is Timecode out and should be used to connect to the Zoom; that has "tip" for timecode input. The "ring" on the tentacle is build in mic audio output and should...

March 23, 2021 5
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Audio Upload Issue FCPX – Excess Audio Trimming

I understand your issue. If you don't need the audio outside of the video boundaries you can export as synchronised files instead of an FCPXML. Yes, it is double data this way. Maybe there are other solutions...

March 22, 2021 5
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Zoom H6 is not able to sync?

Timecode (LTC) is not white noise. But i agree it is not a pleasant sound. The Zoom has no dedicated TC input, so you have to use an audio track to put timecode on. If you cannot process the files before...

March 22, 2021 5
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MKH-416 Power with (XVIVE P1 Portable Phantom Power Supply) running into track e

The input of the TrackE is unbalanced. You have to make an unbalanced cable, and then it works. Pin 1 and 3 of the XLR as sleeve, XLR pin 2 to the 3.5mm tip.

March 22, 2021 5
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Sony PXW Z-150

The camera has no dedicated timecode input. But you can connect the tentacle to an audio track of the camera and later using Tentacle Sync Studio (or avid MC or DaVinci Resolve) to translate the timecode-as-audio...

March 22, 2021 5
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TENTACLE SYNC STUDIO… On Windows?

I think just the info@ adress will work

March 14, 2021 5
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March 12, 2021 10
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Data Wrangling : Tentacle Sync & Shotput Pro –

Just drop the whole folder(s) you made with ShotputPro onto Tentacle Sync Studio (mac only). It will load all the video files and audio files that it can find within these folders. Press Read Timecode....

March 12, 2021 5
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TENTACLE SYNC STUDIO… On Windows?

This forum is mainly a user helps other user, the Tentacle Team is around here sometimes, but not very frequent. Better write them an email. But your request for a windows version of TSS is not new.  Ii...

March 12, 2021 5
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No Audio TC Found

"No Audio TC found" is correct for your MixPre files; it is File TC that you use on that machine.

March 1, 2021 5
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GH5 Issue with 4K 10 bit clips

I don't know about the current Toolshed version, but when i tested the syncing program from Toolshed a few years ago i found two major downsides for me; 1. It made new clips with the length of the video...

March 1, 2021 5
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