[Filmfestivalresearch] AV Insider Magazine - issue 4 now available

PrestoCentre Team office at prestocentre.org
Tue Jan 7 14:43:15 CET 2014

We would like to inform you that AV Insider issue 4 is out. The issue is
themed "Film, Files, Formats, and the Future" and covers technical
guidelines and examples of good practice in film digitisation. Moreover,
Lene Halvor Petersen of the Danish Film Institute tells about the
differences between film and broadcast archives. And there are deep dives
into file format specifications for film heritage, open source
digitisation, and best practices for dealing with compressed video.

Table of Contents:

   - Digitisation of Small Gauge Film to HD
   - Preservation Oriented Codecs and Wrappers for Scanned Films
   - Open-Source Digitisation at the Austrian Mediathek
   - Archives in the Picture: Danish Film Institute
   - Everything You Always Wanted to Know About: Video Compression
   - Tools & Resources for AV Preservation

AV Insider is online available at:


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