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  1. Gee, it's not a problem to me. We run into black...

    Gee, it's not a problem to me. We run into black or white or red cars all the time in feature films and TV shows, and they're fine as long as they're lit and exposed properly. I've done plenty of car...
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    Here's a link to some comments from noted Light...

    Here's a link to some comments from noted Light Iron colorist Ian Vertovec about the look of the show:

    https://thefincheranalyst.files.wordpress.com/2018/04/2017-ian-vertovec-from-light-iron1.jpg...
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    There was a point where Kodak started to go into...

    There was a point where Kodak started to go into the LUT business and had some proprietary hardware built (circa 2002-2004), the Kodak Look Manager, but after less than a year they bailed on that...
  4. I was shocked to find out that Dalsa owned quite...

    I was shocked to find out that Dalsa owned quite a few patents, and every Bayered CMOS camera out there pays them X dollars as a license fee. I'm not sure when their patent expires or if it can be...
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    I think it would be trivial for BMD to support...

    I think it would be trivial for BMD to support ProRes Raw in Resolve if they really wanted to do it. What does it read now? 65 different file formats? Something like that. My guess (totally...
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    It's a creative choice, like anything else. There...

    It's a creative choice, like anything else. There are philosophical differences where some clients want the entire picture to look like it's "HDR" (i.e., much brighter). What Dolby tells you to do...
  7. That's correct: a complaint about a patent is not...

    That's correct: a complaint about a patent is not a lawsuit "against Red" per se. But if Apple invalidates the patent, then the end result will be just as devastating.

    I've said for years, "Apple...
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    It's the entire film. It would fail QC if we just...

    It's the entire film. It would fail QC if we just did it every so often. Color doesn't change so much as peak whites and overall contrast. Dolby provides Trim Nodes that allow tweaking just specific...
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    What are you actually trying to deliver for? The...

    What are you actually trying to deliver for? The biggest problem with an HDR or Dolby Vision workflow is the monitoring. Whether you go Nucoda or Resolve or Baselight, the display is what kills you....
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    The people and support at Baselight are second to...

    The people and support at Baselight are second to none, and Peter Postma and Sebastian Rasfeld are first-class in their knowledge of color science and the post business. They're also gentlemen and...
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    To my knowledge, the only article out there that...

    To my knowledge, the only article out there that compares and contrasts different color correction systems was the one written by Mike Most back in 2010:

    http://mikemost.com/?p=204...
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    Yes, absolutely. Alert the media: Mr. Most and I...

    Yes, absolutely. Alert the media: Mr. Most and I are in complete agreement. I don't have hard numbers on how many Resolves existed worldwide before 2009, but I would bet it was under 100 (maybe under...
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    Re-read what I said: daVinci Systems was doing...

    Re-read what I said: daVinci Systems was doing fine; their parent corporation (JDS/Acterna) went bankrupt. Huge difference.


    I never said I was. I've actually pieced together the same story from...
  14. Phil and Dan are very wise.

    Phil and Dan are very wise.
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    I think it's no coincidence that Panasonic had to...

    I think it's no coincidence that Panasonic had to cut the price of its $20,000 Varicam LT to $9995 in the last few months. I thought it was an OK camera for $20K -- for $10K, it's exceptionally good....
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    Sample downloadable Blackmagic Pocket Camera...

    Sample downloadable Blackmagic Pocket Camera footage available at this link:

    https://www.blackmagicdesign.com/products/blackmagicpocketcinemacamera/workflow


    Grant Petty specifically covered...
  17. We had a patented trade secret at avoiding the...

    We had a patented trade secret at avoiding the optical flare on the left side at Technicolor, but they will kill me if I reveal it. In truth I really, really hate working with print film in scanning....
  18. You are mistaken. The timeline has to be in the...

    You are mistaken. The timeline has to be in the delivery resolution or you risk visual artifacts from unnecessary scaling. This is covered in the manual, but it's presented in an ambiguous way and...
  19. From the massive grain and the flare on the left...

    From the massive grain and the flare on the left side (which I suspect is from an optical soundtrack), I think this was scanned by a fan not having access to the original negative or Sony's rights to...
  20. Two I'd recommend: Digital Cinematography...

    Two I'd recommend:

    Digital Cinematography
    https://www.amazon.com/Digital-Cinematography-Fundamentals-Techniques-Workflows/dp/0240817915

    Cinematography 3rd edition...
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    I once was on a crew for a series of interviews...

    I once was on a crew for a series of interviews shot at the ASC clubhouse a few years ago, and I was floored by the very simple lighting approach they used for the sitdown conversations: a 2K with a...
  22. I haven't seen this particular problem, but I...

    I haven't seen this particular problem, but I have seen colored artifacts from several cameras in underexposed situations. For that, we just do a very careful black desat (usually for me with a soft...
  23. What specific Color Management settings are you...

    What specific Color Management settings are you using? We're not seeing any problem with the normal IPP2 Red pipeline.
  24. This review says there's not much difference...

    This review says there's not much difference between the C8 and the C9...

    https://www.rtings.com/tv/tools/compare
  25. Yes, there's a similar way to do that in Resolve...

    Yes, there's a similar way to do that in Resolve and Lustre as well (and for all I know, Lustre and Scratch, too). Things like that do happen sometimes, and I see it when a sensor or a film scan gets...
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