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Why Increasing Bit Depth Will Not Help Your Footage
HBO’s The Defiant Ones and the Trend of Editor As Writer

We speak to the editors of HBO’s documentary series “The Defiant Ones” on how the process of editing a documentary can earn you a writing credit.

Transcoding Footage to a Higher Bit Depth Won’t Increase Quality

If you’ve ever been confused about bit depth and the difference between 8-bit and 10-bit video, this article will give you a clear understanding.

“Empire” Editor Has 7 Steps to Network Successfully in Hollywood

The editor for shows such as “Empire” and “Glee” shares wise advice on how to successfully network in Hollywood–even when you don’t know anyone.

5 Broadcast Audio Specs Every Editor Must Understand

How to read an audio spec sheet so that you can properly prepare your film and television sound mixes for theatrical or broadcast distribution.

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Why ProRes on Windows is Still Not a Good Option for Editors

We take a frank look at the state of ProRes on Windows computers. Can you make it work? Yes, sort of, sometimes. But it’s a bad idea for so many reasons.

The Missing Details of Baby Driver’s Crazy Workflow

Paul Machliss ACE shares why editing “Baby Driver” was such a challenge, giving us MORE details on the pre-production to post, film to digital workflow.

5 Essential Strategies to Cut the Fat and Tighten Your Edit

The Frame.io editorial team gets input from post production experts on how to aggressively cut your film or video to better serve the story.

Timecode and Frame Rates: Everything You Need to Know

An in-depth look at timecode, how it works (both on set and in post), and the crucial role that frame rates play in using it correctly.

Black, Blonde and Bold. Making it in Hollywood When You Don’t Fit...

A personal interview with the former EVP of Physical Production at Alcon Entertainment, about success and setbacks in Hollywood as a double minority.

Six Tips for a Successful Test Screening

A test screening is a great way to get constructive and objective feedback on your film. Here are six tips for having a successful and helpful screening.

How to Not Break Up With Your Director: The Editor’s Guide

The director/editor collaboration is like a romantic relationship. They spend a lot of time together. Here are 6 tips for editors to keep the relationship going.

Oscar-Winning Hacksaw Ridge Editor Tells Us His Editing Secrets

The Oscar-winning editor of “Hacksaw Ridge,” John Gilbert, gives some valuable insight on how he edits a feature film and how he collaborates other artists.