EBU Technical report: Archiving: experiences with telecine transfer of film to digital formats

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Type: 
Technical Report
Author: 
EBU tech
Year: 
2006
Difficulty: 
Not Applicable
Tags: 
File formats, Telecine, Digital film, Scanning
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This report deals with the digitization of film through the telecine process. It provides information on the important issues in this context, such as the required telecine scanning format. This report describes the telecine process as it took place within the German broadcaster SWR. One of the key issues is whether digitization projects involving old film stock transferred to HDTV resolutions are viable.