[Tig] types of film (and D5)

Rob Lingelbach robling
Wed Mar 9 09:39:21 GMT 2005

On 2005-03-09 at 00:13, Nichols Craig (Craig.Nichols at thomson.net) wrote:

> Wouldn't it be a bit (no pun intended) ironic to have data from the data
> scanning of a movie stored as a digital record printed on another film
> roll?  

ferrously ironic indeed, and imaginative :)  [we have exited the age
of irony and are now in (my coinage) the epoch of distraction]

> I have concern
> for the long term viability of some of the plethora of tape formats we
> have seen come and go in the past 10 years.

Is anyone here in a position to comment on the viability of D5
worldwide?  Is this format still very much alive?

Rob Lingelbach
TIG admin, Senior Colorist
Compugraf, Istanbul, Turkey

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