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Real World Video Compression by Andy Beach

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Chapter . Interview with a Compressionist

Interview with a Compressionist

Name: Andy Beach

Location: Raleigh, NC

Title/role: Director of Product Management and Video Encoding Geek (the geek title is only honorary)

Company: Inlet Technologies

URL: www.inlethd.com

How did you get involved in video compression?

I was an AVID video editor and started getting hired for gigs more for my ability to do something other than go to tape with the project. I finally got hired in 2000 specifically to do compression by a design company in London and things just kind of snowballed from there.

What was your biggest project?

At my previous job (Magnet Media Films), I decided to update their archive by ...

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