Interview with a Compressionist
Name: Doug Daulton
Location: Spokane, Washington
Title/role: Filmmaker and Technical Director
Company: Verge Pictures
How did you get started in video compression or video streaming?
Originally, I come from the web design world. We dabbled in Flash and Sorensen Squeeze, but nothing big. When I got serious about making films, I did an internship with Pixel Corps in San Francisco. That was my first real exposure to compression and streaming.
Because I came from technical project management, I took to it quickly and was soon hired to help build out their streaming infrastructure, which ...