Building a Livegrade System – Use Cases and Configurations 11 min read

Building a Livegrade System – Use Cases and Configurations

In case you are thinking about starting live grading as part of your on-set service, and you are not sure about the necessary hardware that is needed around Livegrade – this might be your article. We will lay out typical hardware configurations from a very simple setup with just one camera and a notebook up to a full DIT cart with multiple monitors, LUT boxes, and video routing.

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Secure Backup of HDE ARRIRAW .ARX Sequences With Silverstack 4 min read

Secure Backup of HDE ARRIRAW .ARX Sequences With Silverstack

HDE encoding for ARRIRAW clips is a new technology that has been introduced just recently, and we received  quite a few questions concerning  the data management of such clips. Those questions concern the overall workflow, the general understanding how to properly handle HDE .ARX sequences in a secure backup process, and how this is covered in our software products for data management.

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An In-Depth Look at ASC-CDL Based Color Controls 7 min read

An In-Depth Look at ASC-CDL Based Color Controls

This article highlights how Livegrade Pro’s and Livegrade Studio’s implementation of the ASC-CDL standard impacts your work. We’ll revisit the details about the parameters and filter formula specified by ASC-CDL, discuss the different interaction types in the software, and show an example for setting up the color grading in multiple nodes.

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Silverstack Lab and ARRI Webgate: Easily Provide Metadata Along With Your Dailies 1 min read

Silverstack Lab and ARRI Webgate: Easily Provide Metadata Along With Your Dailies

One purpose of transcoding in Silverstack Lab is the creation of viewing dailies from the camera originals. It’s common practice to upload those dailies clips to a web platform that makes them easily available for everybody necessary. ARRI Webgate cloud services is such a dailies platform. Silverstack Lab now integrates with ARRI Webgate and makes it possible to view clips and metadata directly on the dailies platform.

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How to Set up and Work with Video Router Control in Livegrade Pro and Livegrade Studio 7 min read

How to Set up and Work with Video Router Control in Livegrade Pro and Livegrade Studio

Integrating a video router on a DIT cart enables flexible setups that would be hard to handle otherwise (e.g. switching 5 camera inputs at one monitor), but it also introduces a new level of complexity that needs to be managed by the DIT. When working with LiveGrade Pro, this complexity can be reduced with certain setups. In this article we outline three of them.

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