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Digital Cinema Package (DCP) – Mastering

Learn how to master and deliver your content to the same standard expected by Hollywood studios. This is an on-prem tutorial series focused on catering to the industry SMPTE DCP delivery requirements.

OVERVIEW

Transferable to all current recognised professional and some open-source application platforms used by all major servicing vendors operating in the market. The duration of the course is dependant on the experience of the operators and technicians in attendance. The workflow methodologies listed under Course Outline are customisable to the nature of your business, infrastructure and other requirements. There is an expectancy for attendees to have a fundamental understanding of computer science and practical experience of Linux terminal usage. Shell scripting and knowledge of BASH will be greatly beneficial. 

DURATION 1-3 Days | LANGUAGE: Engligh

This course is designed to be delivered on premises and in person. Its duration is dependnat on the experience of the attendees.
It is available to be delivered in USA, Mexico, Canada, United Kingdom and Europe. For countries in other international territories, please contact.

HEADCOUNT

08 – 10 People

TARGET AUDIENCE

– Servicing Vendors
– Independent Filmmakers
– Film Festivals

REQUEST TRAININGCURRICULUM

Curriculum

MASTERING FUNDAMENTALS

– Working With Source Material and DCDM
– Original Version creation;The constructs of the base package.
 

VERSIONING WORKFLOWS

– Timed Text: MainSubtitle, ClosedCaptions.
– On-Screen Text and Narrative Titles.
– TXTLSS & PSEUDO-TXTLSS Delivery.
– The importance of Asset re-use.

IMMERSIVE CINEMA

– Dolby Cinema (Atmos & Vision)
– eClair Color
– Screen X
– Premium Experience
– Other Immersive Formats

PACKAGING & DELIVERY

– HDD Formating and Copymaster creation
– Packaging Best Practices
– Ingest & Playback
 
  

COMMERCIAL MASTERING APPLIANCES

– R&S Clipster
– Marquise Technologies M I S T
– Colorfront’s Transkoder
– MTI Film CORTEX
– Blackmagic Design Da Vince Resolve
– easyDCP Creator+
– Cinecert’s Wailua

NOTE: No manufacturer has provided their endorsement as they do not offer accreddited training programs for DCP Mastering.

TROUBLESHOOTING

– Ingest and Playback
– KDMs
– Traversing validation errors
– Timed Text Rendering