Archive for the ‘Post-Production Basics’ Category

Handling raw material

Sunday, October 25th, 2015

I just went through a nightmare, conforming a short project shot on GoPro. What should have been a one hour job took two full days to do, because the framerates were wrong and there were ten sets of files with the same names and no timecode. The grading had to be postponed, and the client wasn’t too happy with the additional conform costs neither …
The production clearly lacked an experienced D.I.T., but a few simple steps could have kept the production on track and on budget.