[Tig] DPX 10bit or 12bit for Film OUT

Jim Houston jdhouston at earthlink.net
Wed Jan 5 14:38:41 GMT 2011

On Dec 22, 2010, at 9:32 PM, Rory Hinds wrote:
> Just wondering what the consensus is with regard to working with DPX files for Film Out, do most people work in  DPX 10bit or 12bit?

You can take advantage of higher bit depth DPX's only on the ARRILASER2 which can handle up to  16-bit film-outs.
All ARRILASER1's are constrained to an internal 10-bit LUT which makes the best choice a 10-bit DPX in cineon log space.

Jim Houston
Sony Pictures

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