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RE: HD film finish?

	>The goal is to achieve the highest quality 35mm projection; 
	>he's thinking that perhaps he could xfer the film to an HD 
	>format, finish on Hi Def and then transfer the HD master 
	>back to 35mm film.   

Are you kidding?  However good HD is, it's still an uneccessary number of
transfers, format/medium changes etc.  The 35mm neg carries around 50Mbytes
of data per frame. Transferring down to a few Mbytes of HD must lose
quality. Transferring at all must lose quality.


Edit non-linear, cnvert the EDL to a cutting list, match the negative -
you're right back to the original generation. What could be better?

  Dominic Case
  Atlab Australia
  email:  cased at atlab.com.au

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