[Tig] RE: Compressed Grade Transfers

Michael D. Most mikemost
Mon Nov 5 00:17:42 GMT 2001

> A better way is to record 2 signals, one from the telecine primary where
> basic balance of the picture is set with no crushed blacks or clipped
> (this is recorded as the digital dailies master) and a second recording
> which is the secondary output of the colour corrector.

That's exactly what's done at Encore in Hollywood. I pushed for and helped
develop that approach back in 1994, we called it VIP (for Video
Interpositive), and they still use it today.

Mike Most
VFX Supervisor
IATSE Local 600
Los Angeles

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