[Tig] Scans from different scanners

Darin Wooldridge dwooldridge at mac.com
Thu Nov 20 06:56:04 GMT 2014


Well put Tom! 

Isn't ACES still in beta. 
A work in progress? Constantly changing? 

Darin Wooldridge. 

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> The scanner light source is always a factor and it seems no 2 are exactly the same. I had a facility that managed several scanners and there were always variances. Sometimes we would scan film for dailies and then several months later when I would do the final grade, a new lamp had been installed. Though the light levels weren't drastically different, they were different. You simply readjusted, that's what being a colorist was about. 
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> From: "tig" <tig at colorist.org> 
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> Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 1:09:29 PM 
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> Its my understanding that an ACES calibrated scanner will produce an APD 
> dpx that should match scans from a different scanner make. 
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> Cineon scanning is an approximation by the manufacturers of what cineon is. 
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> see this video: http://vimeo.com/70889519 
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> On Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 1:23 PM, Carl Skaff via Tig <tig at colorist.org> 
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>> Hi all 
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>> If you scan a Neg, let's say an ocn kodak vision 3 250D, on different 
>> scanners (not telecines), Arri, Ditto, NorthLight, GoldenEye, Scanity, 
>> Spirit4K, Lasergraphic, etc etc. 
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>> Are they supposed to match just because they are all '10bit Log scans'? 
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>> I mean, if someone have LUTs setup for scans made on an Arri... Are they 
>> supposed to work if they get scans from another machine of a different 
>> make. 
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