[Tig] DPX 10bit or 12bit for Film OUT

Color dwooldridge at mac.com
Thu Dec 23 07:02:24 GMT 2010


Good day Rory,
I believe the norm today is 10 bit.   Personally I have been using 16bit red debayer to a 10 bit rbg dpx frame. 

Darin Wooldridge
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  On Dec 22, 2010, at 9:32 PM, Rory Hinds wrote:

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> Just wondering what the consensus is with regard to working with DPX files for Film Out, do most people work in  DPX 10bit or 12bit?
> My footage is RED acquired and I'm thinking of working in DPX 12bit Log but if the norm is 10bit and there is no benefit for 12bit then I would rather save the disk space.
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> Would be interesting to hear what others do with RED footage.
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