The Pomfort Account 5 min read

The Pomfort Account

The Pomfort Account is an easy and transparent solution to personal license management. In this article, we explain why we created the Pomfort Account, and how it contributes to the overall licensing concept.

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Pomfort Basics

Timecode in Digital Cinematography – An Overview 9 min read

Timecode in Digital Cinematography – An Overview

Digital film cameras automatically generate timecode upon recording. In this article, we discuss how timecode is used for some tasks like syncing audio and offline editing and conforming, as well as its limitations as a way to uniquely identify individual frames shot during a film production.

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My DIT Cart: Jaime Lucero Jr. 8 min read

My DIT Cart: Jaime Lucero Jr.

Jaime Lucero Jr.’s DIT cart attracts people to it like a moth to a flame. Whether it’s due to the flashy LED strip lights, or Jaime’s warm and welcoming vibe, this Atlanta-based commercial DIT views his cart as both his own efficient workstation and a professionally inviting place for everyone on set.

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How to Design a DIT Workshop for Students: A Case Study at the Zurich University of Arts 12 min read

How to Design a DIT Workshop for Students: A Case Study at the Zurich University of Arts

As the digital filmmaking landscape continues to evolve, educators like Norbert Kottmann at the Zurich University of the Arts are at the forefront, equipping students with the necessary skills to succeed. Kottmann’s DIT Workshop – part of a seminar series on digital workflows – emphasizes hands-on experiences, immersing students in industry-standard processes, workflows, and cutting-edge tools such as Silverstack Lab.

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My DIT Cart: Allan Legarth Nielsen 12 min read

My DIT Cart: Allan Legarth Nielsen

Since 2016, Allan Legarth Nielsen has been navigating the complex Danish film industry as the only on-set freelance DIT. Despite the obstacles he faces, he’s driven by his mission to educate the Danish film industry on the importance of proper data management.

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A Story Rich with History: DIT Martin Bendersky Takes Us Behind the Scenes of “Argentina, 1985” 7 min read

A Story Rich with History: DIT Martin Bendersky Takes Us Behind the Scenes of “Argentina, 1985”

‘Argentina, 1985,’ depicts the true story of Argentina’s trial of the military dictatorship. For Argentinian DIT Martin Bendersky and his team, this was not just a regular movie production, but a powerful symbol of their country’s rich history. We got the chance to sit down with Martin who shared some exclusive production insights on how the use of Silverstack XT and Livegrade Pro helped bring this historical event to life.

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Looks, LMTs, and 3D LUT Transforms 9 min read

Looks, LMTs, and 3D LUT Transforms

In this article, we consider the concept of individual LMT and 3D LUT transforms. Typically subject to overlapping roles, ACES, and different camera vendors propose to better define each role more distinctly through individual transforms.

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