[Tig] Alexa. Lut or no Lut

Martin Southworth martinsouthworth at gmail.com
Fri Feb 17 20:09:17 GMT 2012


I agree.  Use a monitor LUT where necessary, but otherwise the only LUTs I
use are crafted on a scene by scene basis

On 17 February 2012 19:57, <trovak at comcast.net> wrote:

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> No. I have seen too many times when the LogC to Rec709 clips or crushes
> and/or just doesn't look balanced. I always look at LUTs provided to me by
> DoP's, to get some idea what they were going for, but do not use them when
> grading. Don't know how VFX people use them.
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> Subject: [Tig] Alexa. Lut or no Lut
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> When you guys grade Alexa LogC (from Prores)... Do you prefer to load a Lut
> or not?
>
> This is for grading for TV.
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>
>
> And for you filmguys...
> Anyone using a LogC>Linear Lut and the applying your own in-house-created
> Luts?
>
> I suppose that for an IIF ACES-workflow we would need to load a LogC>Lin
> Lut and then the IDT. Or?
>
> Or is the LogC>Lin mainly for VFX
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