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  • Sun, Jan 11 2015 12:56 PM

    sRGB jpg -> rec709 mxf DNxHD 120

    Hi all,

     

    Beginners question.

     

    I have jpg sequences in sRGB colorspace that I want to convert to rec709 mfx files (DNxHD 120).

     

    I decided MetaFuze was the way to go. It converts a jpg sequence to mxf in a few seconds. However, I'm not sure the colorspaces are correct after the conversion. The "edit lut" button is disabled since I'm using jpgs instead of dpx/tiff.

     

    What is the way to go? Does metafuze asume jpg to be sRGB by default (so there is no problem at all) or are there any settings that I have to change?

     

    Or is it possible to tackle this problem later and interpet the footage as sRGB in Avid MediaComposer (the rest of the project is in rec709).

     

    thanks!

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  • Sun, Jan 11 2015 6:23 PM In reply to

    Re: sRGB jpg -> rec709 mxf DNxHD 120

    You can import a JPG sequence into MC justa s easily and there you have access to color levels etc.

    I'd expect metafuse to treat jpgs as full range levels (0-255)

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  • Sun, Jan 11 2015 6:42 PM In reply to

    Re: sRGB jpg -> rec709 mxf DNxHD 120

    If your jpg files are sequentially numbered you can import them directly into MC.

    File\mport  In the Options\Image choose RGB and check the Sequential Files option. 

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