This article compares the ‘big seven’ professional NLEs to find the best video editing software. Who wins?
What is 6G-SDI and should you jump on the 6G-SDI bandwagon?
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.
A brief overview of the data rates involved in various distribution channels, from cinema to television to the Internet.
If you want to store your video for posterity, which file format will you choose, and why? Here’s my pick.
The simplest explanation of color correction. What is it, what are the three groups of color correction, and what software and hardware do you need?
First, we need to understand what we’re dealing with here. How big are uncompressed files, really? To calculate the uncompressed file size and data rate, use this method: How to Calculate Size and Data Rate of Uncompressed Files Where Resolution = Horizontal Resolution x Vertical Resolution Color Data = Color Bit Depth per Channel […]
To improve signal to noise ratio (S/N), many professionals advocate ETTR (Expose to the right) when faced with low contrast scenes. The Luminous Landscape has two great articles by Michael Reichmann explaining this here and here. You might want to read them first before going on. I decided to test this to see for myself […]