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The Workflows and Advantages of Working with Image Sequences in Video Post Production

A simple primer into the workflows and advantages of using image sequences in post production.

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Compression and Delivery

How much Resolution do you Lose with Compression, and does 4K help make 1080p Look Better?

A couple of tests to determine the exact percentage loss of resolution while compressing video, and how 4K can help.

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The Best Video Editing Software 2013 (Part Three): The End

This article compares the ‘big seven’ professional NLEs to find the best video editing software. Who wins?

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The Best Video Editing Software 2013 (Part Two): The Middle

This article compares the ‘big seven’ professional NLEs to find the best video editing software. Who wins?

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Advanced Cinematography Concepts

Understanding Wireless Video Production (Part Two)

What does it take to make a production set completely ready for wireless video? This article shows you how to get started.

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Basics of Color Grading

Should you raise Bit Depth and Color Space before Color Grading? Part Two: RAW Video

Want to avoid poor quality web videos? You need to know if it’s worth working in a higher bit depth or color space. Part Two deals with RAW video.

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Basics of Color Grading

Should you raise Bit Depth and Color Space before Color Grading? Part One: 8-bit Video

Want to avoid poor quality web videos? You need to know if it’s worth working in a higher bit depth or color space. Part One deals with 8-bit video.

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What is Blu-ray?

A simple overview of the blu-ray format for filmmakers; and, what you need to know to get started.

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Which is the Best Archive File Format for Video?

If you want to store your video for posterity, which file format will you choose, and why? Here’s my pick.

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Understanding MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD and H.265

The simplest explanation of MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD and H.265 you’ll find anywhere. What are they and how are they related?