In the late ‘80s as Avid developed its Media Composer another team in the UK began the development of Lightworks. Both teams realized film could be scanned and transferred, albeit with heavy compression, to a hard disk much as film negatives were copied to workprints that were edited on a
SmallHD, a supplier of camera-mounted displays and monitors, has introduced its first reference grade monitor, which features 10-bit color processing to accurately display over a billion colors. The new model 1703-P3 covers 100 percent of the DCI-P3 color space, making it ideal for digital image technicians (DITs) on-set and for mastering
ITV’s prime time drama from Leftbank Pictures relied heavily on visual effects to create a stylised 1940s look, The eight-part production is set in a glamorous five-star London hotel during World War II and stars two of the UK’s most acclaimed actors, Steven Mackintosh and Olivia Williams. The
Drones have revolutionized the way filmmakers approach aerial work today, allowing anyone to get incredible landscape shots without the need for hiring out a helicopter and pilot, which can be expensive. With a multitude of new production techniques available, however, come new challenges in the world of post production.
UK satellite broadcaster Sky has added two new colour grading systems to its west London headquarters for in-house post work. The FilmLight Baselight TWO 4k workstations were installed early in December 2016, with one already used on the forthcoming second series of comedy-sport panel show A League of Their Own: US