Film and Video Magazine Discusses HD Video Work in Star Wars Episode III

by malducin

Film and Video magazine is running an extensive article on the use of HD video in Star Wars Episode III Revenge of the Sith. VFX Supervisor John Knoll and HD Supervisor Fred Meyers discuss such topics as capturing 4:4:4 RGB (10 bit gamma), blue screen extractions, their experiences dealing with HD, John Knoll's career and the technical innovations of the Star Wars prequels.

Among some of the tidbits of info it mentions that John Knoll supervised 1,700 of the 2,500+ shots produced for the film. You can read it here:

Jedi HD Tricks: Star Wars' John Knoll On Using the Force of Next-Gen High-Def

Originally spotted on VFXBlog.com.