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How much footage is too much footage?

Published on October 14, 2010 By labtopia

The result of this question has definitely been changed by today’s more rapidly adopted digital acquisition formats. Way, Way , Way back almost 15 years you had to aquire all of your footage on either Film (which has a high cost of processing or transfer) or a low cost alternative that showed up called DV.  The DV camera gave […]

So you think you’re RAIDed and Protected?

Published on September 21, 2010 By labtopia

Too many times i’ve seen filmakers with their hard heartfelt work brought to me to output on a firewire drive to find that their drive wont mount or making clicking sounds.   Both are bad and mean that the drive is failed in some way.  Most people will try to repeatedly plug the drive into […]