5.1 For delivery on film
There are various processes that need to follow the completion of the editing process. If you have been editing from Digi Beta copies, the original camera tapes will have to be conformed to the Edit Decision List (EDL), thus producing a continuous stream of shots that make up the movie. Just as it is with film it is prudent to keep to a minimum the number of times the High Definition (HD) information is re-recorded, so the grading process might be combined with the conform, thus taking out one copying process. If you have been editing on a platform that has been working in full HD standard and the material was played in from the camera tapes, then the material will in all probability have been ...