- Category: Exhibitor News
09 Jan 2017
It's said that even at the end of the "Enlightenment" Era of western civilization – 1750, or so – that one could have all the great works in a library at home and have read them all during the course of active life. Now, not so much.
There's always something new, and that newness comes in constant waves for each field of cinematography and post and to some extent, exhibition. Yet, where is the flow chart that describes what a doc or short or movie maker should know about the process of getting the digits at one end the the lens to the digits that flow out the other end?
Or how about a Festival Runners guide? Well, at least that is a good way started with autoDCP's Festival Runner's Guide to DCP's - AutoDCP Easy automated tool to make a DCP.
There are many other excellently written lessons for the movie or doc maker, among them:
DCPs are easy to make now. It takes a few nights figuring out the mistakes and options, then sure enough, it is on your disk. Then a few nights figuring out how to make a drive that can be checked at the theater, and a couple nights figuring out how to straighten out the problems.
And now, the option of uploading your .mov file and getting back a folder full of DCP.