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Digesting Codecs


$75 DCTV Members // $125 Non-Members

Put your storytelling skills aside and focus on your post-production workflow and deliverables. Learn camera proprietary codecs and how to optimally ingest and transcode footage into your non-linear editing software. Become fluent in reading and creating file structures, file extensions, containers and formats. In doing so, ensure that your deliverables are of the highest quality and meet the appropriate specs.

Topic include:

  • Introduction to Camera to NLE Software Codecs
  • Compression and Decompression
  • Data Rates
  • File Organization
  • Ingesting and Logging Footage
  • Creating Deliverables

Capacity: 6 students | Duration: 3 hrs

Prerequisite(s): Extensive experience with a non-linear editing software is required.

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! Each student will be equipped with a 27-inch iMac with 5K retina display running Avid Media Composer 8.3, Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017, and Final Cut Pro X 10.2.3. Personal equipment is not permitted.

All DCTV Workshops have limited enrollment and require pre-registration.
By enrolling you verify you have basic Mac OS X literacy and have read and agree to the prerequisites above and our Workshops Policies.

*If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.