PlumePack

PlumePack collects your PrPro projects & trim medias to make it lightweight : Trim, Archive, Organize and more!
  • How To Update Plugins : download and install the usual way and it will update automatically, replacing old plugins with newer versions.
  • How To Uninstall Plugins : download and go into the "Uninstall Plugins" folder to find the Uninstaller. Don't forget to tick the Uninstall PlumePack checkbox !

Changelog

1.1.0 (Current version) - 16 April 2021

  • New Codec supported for Trimming :
    • Image Sequence (png, jpg, tiff, ...)
    • CinemaDNG ImageSequence with sound
    • Any file with closed captions if "Drop Metadata Stream" option is enabled. The closed captions will be lost but the file will be trimmed. Contact us if you need to keep them in the trimmed files.
    • The following codecs are only added in Beta for now, you will need to enable the new Beta option to test. Please send us your feedbacks !
    • [MOV, MP4, MXF] H.264
    • [MOV, MP4, MXF] H.265
    • [MOV] Apple QuickTime Animation RLE: only in Beta for now, you will need to enable the beta setting to test. Please send us your feedbacks !
    • [MOV] XDCAM: only in Beta for now, you will need to enable the beta setting to test. Please send us your feedbacks !
  • New Features :
    • New parameter for trimming : enable Beta mode to be able to test trimming on more codecs !
    • New parameter for trimming : Trim InPoint when rounding issues on clip. This issues only happen when media framerate is different than the sequence : some frames (not all) could be shifted to the next or previous one. You can disable this parameter to get the exact same frames before and after. More information in the Panel documentation tab.
    • PPro support extended from 14.4 to 14.0
    • Final folder is automatically opened in File browser when PlumePack process is done
    • User options preferences are now saved from one session to another and you can reset the option to default value with a new button
  • Improvements :
    • Global stability
    • An error on one file has less chance to stop the whole process
    • There are now quick tooltips to understand what each parameter does
    • Offline files not found on disk are now mentionned on Analysis details and report
    • Project Analysis is much faster
    • UI final feedback improved
    • UI Analysis improved
    • BRAW 2.1.beta4 used, allowing new BRAW files from latest Camera /Video Assist
    • BRAW Dual Card files are now copied along the BRAW file (like for R3D files)
  • Bug fixed :
    • Some projects were stucked during Analysis
    • During Project Analysis, the project is no more saved multiple times per sequence
    • Plumepack were not working on some projects with Multicam Clips or Multichannel Audio tracks
    • Some files could be not trimmed because of Audio AAC
    • Do not show Multicam clip in sequence dropdown list
    • R3D footage with multiple files was failing while relinking
    • DNG with sound were impossible to copy
    • Logs created on big projects failed to be created

1.0.2 - 08 March 2021

  • Bug fixed: when using PlumePack in TRIAL mode, the analysis was not showing the trimming capabilities (always 0 media to trim)

1.0.1 - 01 March 2021

  • Bugs fixed:
    • Fixed : Previous 1.0.0 was not working since 03/01 due to old beta time limitation code
    • Fixed : Audio WAV trimming
    • Fixed : Panel error when starting Premiere Pro with PlumePack immediately displayed (restarting Panel was needed)

1.0.0 - 16 February 2021

  • First Release of PlumePack for Windows and Mac - Premiere Pro from 14.4
  • Trim of your media files (Only for PlumePack Premium):
    • Removing unused frames from their use in the current project and replacing the projectItems, keeping their codec and quality
    • Auto Trim Control : check for any lost metadata or important properties
    • Supports Premiere Pro Transitions
    • User Option : Disable Trim and copy files instead
    • User Option : Handle parameter to add more frames at the bounds of the trimmed footages (from 0 to 1000)
    • User Option : For video footage with compressed audio, trim video and re-encode the audio stream
    • User Option : For video footage with unknown Metadata streams (like GPS), trim video and drop the metadata stream
  • Container / Codecs available for Trimming
    • [MOV] Apple ProRes (422, 422 LT, 422 HQ, 422 proxy, 4444, 4444 XQ)
    • [MOV] Apple Prores RAW
    • [BRAW] Blackmagic RAW
    • [R3D] RED R3D
    • [MOV] Cineform
    • [MOV] DNxHD
    • [MOV] HAP
    • [WAV] PCM
    • Want more? Contact us!
  • Clean your project :
    • User Option : Remove any unused Project Item
    • User Option : Choose a sequence and Copy/Trim from it (removing anything which is not in this sequence OR in the nested subsequences of this choosen sequence)
  • Trimmed / Copied media will be organized in the final folder following Premiere Pro Project Panel bins structure
  • Full report generated at the end of the PlumePack Process
  • You can first analyze your project and check in details what PlumePack will do for the full process